Information Technology

Computer Basics – An Introduction to Computers

A back to basics computer course for complete beginners or those with limited computer skills.

In a supportive environment, this course covers content which includes basic computer skills; basic word processing; and an introduction to the Internet and using email.

This is an ideal course for anyone requiring basic computer literacy and skills for computer use in the workplace.

Thursdays 1.00pm – 3.30pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course – 26 July to 13 September

Cost: THIS COURSE FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY! ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 18ALNIntCom

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

Computers – Intermediate

This course is perfect for people who want to build on their computer skills.  Ideal for anyone who has successfully completed a basics or  beginners computer course and are now ready for their next challenge.

This course covers working with files and folders; computer security; Internet search techniques; MS Word features including working with templates, clip art; pictures, shapes, SmartArt, and tables.

Thursdays 9.30am – 12.00pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course – 26 July to 13 September

Cost: THIS COURSE FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY! ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community and Further Education Ref: 18EMPinComB

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

Microsoft Excel Advanced – Programming in Excel VBA

VBA stands for Visual Basic for Applications – a programming language that enables you to control just about everything in Excel.

This basics programming course will introduce learners to procedures; using variables; functions; Excel objects; programming techniques; creating custom forms; programming UserForms; Automatic Startup; and error handling.

No programming skills required, however learners will require average Excel skills.

Wednesdays 6.30pm – 9.30pm
8 Week Course -25 July to 12 September

Cost: $40.00 for Excel VBA Manual

THE TUITION FOR THIS COURSE IS FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY!  ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 18EMPExcAdv

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

Microsoft: PowerPoint and Publisher – The Basics

If you have a desire to learn how to make your documents look more professional using Microsoft’s presentation, and desk top publishing applications, then this course is for you!

As an introduction to the basic features of these applications, this course gives learners an insight into how a practical knowledge of, and skills in, the use of presentations and publications can be applied in workplace environments, and for personal use.

Mondays 6.30pm – 9.00pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course – 23 July to 10 September

Cost: THIS COURSE FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY! ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 18VOCPPPub

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

Social Media and Networking

The ability to use social media to get people’s attention, build an engaged audience, and express your personality is becoming an essential skill set.

Come along to this course and learn what’s new in the world of social media and social networking and find out and how and where it can take you in your professional and personal life!

Fridays: 9.30am – 12.00pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course – 27 July to 14 September

Cost: THIS COURSE FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY! ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 18EMPSocNet

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

Literacy and Numeracy

English as a Second Language (ESL) Beginners Classes

English language at a basic level.
Course includes learning to use common words in:
– speaking
– reading
– writing
– computing in activities of daily living in Australian culture.

(All languages / cultures welcome)

Mondays 9.30am – 12.30pm
10 Week Course – 16 July to 17 September

Cost: THIS COURSE FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY! ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 18ALNeslA

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

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Classes

Continuing on from ESL Beginners, this course enhances the listening and speaking outcomes of the English as a Second Language courses. These classes may incorporate some computer work

(For all languages and all levels)

Mondays 1.00pm – 4.00pm
10 Week Course – 16 July to 17 September

AND / OR

Wednesdays 1.00pm – 4.00pm
10 Week Course – 18 July to 19 September

Cost: THIS COURSE FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY! ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community and Further Education Ref: 18ALNeslB

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

Literacy and Numeracy

A hands on course to support people who have experienced barriers to education in the past and need intensive support to re engage with learning.

Tuesdays 9.30am  –  12.00pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course –  24 July to 11 September

Cost: THIS COURSE FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY! ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 18ALNlitnum

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

Vocational

Art Therapy

Art Therapy is a creative method of expression used as a therapeutic technique.  Its tenets involve humanism, creativity, reconciling emotional conflicts, fostering self-awareness, and personal growth.

This course is aimed at introducing people who are experiencing barriers to further study and/or employment to gain personal confidence through an art based therapeutic process via Art Journaling.  Art journaling combines the written language and visual language to give a greater breadth of expression and understanding.

Mondays 12.30pm – 3.00pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course – 23 July to 10 September

Cost: THIS COURSE IS FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY!  ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 18VOCArtThe

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

Hospitality – Basic Work Skills

Are looking for work in the Hospitality industry, but have no experience? Then this is the course for you!

Using our onsite Café as a learning space, this course will provide an opportunity to teach participants basic hospitality tasks from the ground up.  This course will also include some simple cooking instruction.

Tuesdays 10.00am – 2.00pm (weeks 1 & 5 finish ½ hour later)
5 Week Course – 14 August to 11 September

Cost: THIS COURSE FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY! ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 18VOCBasHos

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

Introduction to Hospitality

This 4 day course provides both practical and theory based learning for people interested in pursuing work in the Hospitality Industry.
Learners will gain skills and knowledge in the following areas:

*Food Preparation and Cooking Methods
*Use of equipment and utensils
*Working safely in a kitchen, and Safe Food Handling and Storage
*Food Presentation
*Planning Menus and Budgeting
*Organisation and Time Management, and Communication skills in the workplace

Monday 24 September to Thursday 27 September
4 Day Course – 10.00am – 3.00pm

Cost: THIS COURSE FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY! ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 18VOCHosp

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

MYOB Advanced

MYOB Advanced is ideal for anyone who has successfully completed a basics or beginners MYOB course and needs further training.

This course is designed for small business administrators to manage security, petty cash, credit cards, fixed assets, word processing, spreadsheets, and end of year reconciliations.

This course is also suitable for Bookkeepers looking to expand their knowledge of MYOB.

Learners need to have keyboarding and computer skills, and an understanding of bookkeeping/accounting principles.  Prior MYOB software knowledge is required.

Tuesdays 6.30pm-9.00pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course – 24 July to 11 September

Cost: $40.00 for MYOB Manual

THE TUITION FOR THIS COURSE IS FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY!  ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 18VOCmyobb

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 9.30am-12.00pm (weeks 1 & 8 finish ½ hour later)
8 Week Course – 24 July to 11 September

Cost: THIS COURSE FREE FOR TERM 3 ONLY! ENROL NOW!

Subsidised by Adult Community & Further Education Ref: 18EmpOffAd

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