Short Courses

The following short courses provide the confidence and skills for further education or employment. Courses start at $25.

  

WHERE THE JOBS ARE

Learn about the types of jobs available in Wyndham/Hobsons Bay and develop yours skills to apply for those jobs.

Gives you an understanding of writing a tailored resume to meet specific job requirements, writing a cover letter and interview skills.

Includes guest speakers from local employers and an excursion to Wear for Success to get free interview and work clothes.

3 hours 10 weeks

USING MODERN MOBILE DEVICES

Do you need to get up-to-date with how to use a smart phone or tablet? This course will help you to use and manage your mobile device for social and work purposes.

3 hours 10 weeks

GETTING AHEAD WITH MONEY

Do you want to get your money in order? This course will get you started with valuable information on money management, personal budgeting, mobile phones, banking, credit cards, online shopping and taxation.

3 hours 10 weeks

ENGLISH THROUGH CONVERSATION

Improve your spoken English and grammar through conversation in a relaxed environment. Learn to express yourself clearly and use everyday expressions to deal with daily conversations.

3 hours 10 weeks

READ & WRITE ENGLISH

Do you want to make that first step towards reading and writing English? If you speak English as an additional language, this short course will get you started in a relaxed environment.

6 hours 10 weeks

WORKPLACE CONVERSATIONAL ENGLISH

Do you speak English as an additional language and would like to communicate more effectively in the workplace, enrol in this practical and interactive workshop.

You will build your communication skills for meetings, negotiations, interviews and socializing as well as gaining an understanding of the culture and language of the workplace through reading and listening.

3 hours 10 weeks

CHILDREN’S SERVICES – WHAT’S NEW

Have you completed your Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care but are not currently working? Then this course is for you. Over 10 weeks learn about recent changes to the industry including the Early Years Learning Framework, the National Quality Framework, cultural competence and First Aid.

3 hours 10 weeks

SO & SEW

Want to learn to sew? Take the first steps with this fun and engaging course. Then, if you want to learn more, take the next steps with follow on courses Next Stitch & All Sewn Up.

3 hours 10 weeks

LET’S PRACTISE PRONUNCIATION

In small groups our experienced teachers will help you to work on your pronunciation. Practise those English sounds that are commonly difficult and identify your personal errors.

2 hours 10 weeks

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Computer Short Courses

 

LEARN ENGLISH – LEARN COMPUTERS

Improve your English language skills and your computer skills at the same time. A course for basic English speakers that supports you to participate effectively in your local community.

3 hours 10 weeks

COMPUTER SKILLS - THE FIRST STEPS

For absolute beginners. This course covers basic computer skills to get you started including an introduction to the Internet, Publisher and PowerPoint.

3 hours 10 weeks

COMPUTER SKILLS – THE NEXT STEPS

For people who have basic computer skills. The course provides an introduction to Excel and Word, and continues to develop your PowerPoint skills.

3 hours 10 weeks

COMPUTER SKILLS - ADVANCED

Want to get up to date with the latest advances in computing? Using Google, learn to set up, produce and store documents like: spreadsheets, presentations, calendars and photos.

3 hours 10 weeks

 

 

Business Short Courses

Wyndham CEC offers a range of evening business short courses that provide you with valuable office and administration skills.

 

UNDERSTANDING MICROSOFT EXCEL

Excel in its most basic form, is a very fancy calculator. This course will give you a working knowledge of how to use Microsoft Excel.

3 hours 10 weeks

BOOKKEEPING ONE

An introduction to bookkeeping. Improve your job opportunities by adding Bookkeeping to your resume. The course is suitable for people starting their own business or want to broaden their knowledge of business finance.

3 hours 10 weeks

INTRODUCTION TO MYOB

This is a practical hands-on course designed to teach students about the computerized accounting package MYOB. Some basic bookkeeping knowledge is preferred.

3 hours 10 weeks

INTRODUCTION TO QUICKBOOKS

This is a practical hands-on course designed to teach students about the computerized accounting package QuickBooks. Some basic bookkeeping knowledge is preferred.

3 hours 10 weeks

STARTING YOUR OWN BUSINESS

Are you interested in starting your own business but don’t know where to start? This 10 week course will help you get on the right path. Learn what is the right structure for your business, how to do a business plan and successful ways to market your business.

3 hours 10 weeks

 

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where are we?

The Wyndham CEC
MAIN OFFICE
3 Princes Highway, Werribee
We are within walking distance of the
Werribee train station and local bus stops.

Contact 97424013 or

enquiries@wyndhamcec.org.au
for more information about
Wyndham CEC programs
and services.

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Other Locations

SYNNOT STREET
4 Synnot Street Extension
Werribee VIC 3030
Melways map 205 K8


WAYAPERRI HOUSE
106 Duncans Road
Werribee VIC 3030
Melways map 206 B9

about wyndham cec

Wyndham Community & Education Centre Inc. (Wyndham CEC) offers quality community programs and education opportunities to the local community.

Founded over 40 years ago, Wyndham CEC is one of Victoria's largest Adult & Community Education providers and a leader in supporting people and communities to make positive changes for their future.

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