Vocational Training

Art as Therapy

Worldwide research shows there are strong links between creating art and a person’s health and wellbeing.  Through Art people can develop supportive social networks, discover and develop new skills, increase their self-esteem, and improve the sense of control over their lives.

This course aims to assist people who are experiencing barriers to gain personal confidence to move forward in life with a goal to pursue either further study and/or volunteer / employment opportunities.

Through an art based therapeutic process, participants create a visual Art Journal using a multitude of mixed mediums.  With the support and guidance of an experienced holistic Art Therapist, participants learn to gain an understanding and meaning of barriers and how to move forward through them.

Tuesdays 12.30pm – 3.00pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course – 12 February to 2 April

Cost: $50.00

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 19VOCArtThe

Enrol in this course by phoning us on 9803 2335 or email info@vslc.org.au

Office Administration – Short Course

Preparing yourself for the challenges of seeking employment, including returning to work, can be daunting.

This course is designed to provide practical strategies, useful advice, and tips to help participants gain confidence and skills to prepare themselves for entering the workforce, returning to work, and volunteer opportunities.

This course will include creating a Resume – how to write and adjust your resume and cover letter for specific jobs.

Tuesdays 1.00pm-3.30pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course – 12 February to 2 April

Cost: $50.00

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 19EmpOffAd

Enrol in this course by phoning us on 9803 2335 or email info@vslc.org.au

SYOB (Start Your Own Business)

Interested in starting your own business, but don’t know where to start?

This 8 week cohesive introductory course is designed for people with an interest in starting a micro-business (1-4 employees).

Topics include: Inception; Legal; Financial; Documentation; Online presence; Promotion; Networking & Support; and The Next Step, providing participants with an overview of considerations and requirements of starting a small business.

Tuesdays 9.30am – 12.00pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course – 12 February to 2 April

Cost: $50.00

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 19VOCSYOB

Enrol in this course by phoning us on 9803 2335 or email info@vslc.org.au

XERO for Beginners

This introductory course will teach learners to set up and use Xero’s basic functions in a small business or home business environment.

Basic computer skills required.

Tuesdays 6.30pm – 9.00pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course – 12 February to 2 April

Cost: $50.00

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 19VOCIntroAS

Enrol in this course by phoning us on 9803 2335 or email info@vslc.org.au