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    English Language

English as a Second Language (Level 1)

The lack of conversational English skills can be the biggest drawback in gaining employment. This course will help you with both the spoken and written English language. 

Length: 20 hours - 8 weeks
Cost: FREE

English as a Second Language (Level 2)

The lack of conversational English skills can be the biggest drawback in gaining employment. Build on your ESL skills from ESL Level 1 with this course designed to help you build your English skills for working in Australia.

Length: 20 hours - 8 weeks
Cost: FREE

Prepare for iELTS

This course aims to improve learner’s English skills to a level where they feel confident enough to either undertake the iELTS course, gain employment or enrol in further education.

Length: 20 hours - 8 weeks
Cost: $35

Baking with Language

Improve your English skills while learning to bake. Learn to read recipes and try different cultural recipes.

Length: 20 hours - 8 weeks
Cost: $35

Practical Literacy & Numeracy

Improve your basic skills. Become more confident in everyday situations. Suitable for people with disabilities on a NDIS self-managed plan.

Length: 20 hours - 8 weeks
Cost: $35

Read, Write Now

Do you need assistance with your reading and writing skills? This course aims to help learners of all ages improve their everyday reading, writing, maths and communication skills.

Length: 20 hours - 8 weeks
Cost: $35

Literacy Through Art

This course does not require any art skills or knowledge. It is designed for people to improve their literacy and numeracy skills. Learners will be involved in a group-based activity of creating an art piece/mural to be displayed at the Ballarat South Community Hub.

Length: 30 hours - 10 weeks
Cost: $65

Writing Community Newsletters

Develop the skills to create and produce community newsletters. Build your vocabulary and writing skills through drafting, revising, editing and publishing newsletters for distribution in the local community. Develop skills in photography and multimedia.

Length: 20 hours - 8 weeks
Cost: $35