Program

Our Adult Community Education (ACE) courses are for people to develop their computer skills and other workplace skills in small, friendly classes.

2019 – 2020 Courses

  • Horticulture Courses
  • Introduction to  MYOB
  • Excel – It All Adds Up
  • Creative Words and Pictures
  • Discover Watercolours
  • Mastering Microsoft Word
  • Computer Basics – Not as hard as you think
  • Pathways to Web Development
  • Let’s Get That Job

Participant eligibility criteria apply

“These courses are delivered and assessed by Interskills (RTO 6653) which is the issuing registered training organisation.”

Small Scale Gardening

  • Potarge gardening
  • Vertical gardens
  • Small scale hydroponics
  • Coir peat bag growing
  • Fertiliser management for small pots
  • Recycled water

This course contains a unit from Certificate 1 in Foundation Skills Training Package – FSKLRG01 – Prepare to participate in a learning environment.

Course Details:
Dates: Wednesdays 29 January – 26 February & Tuesday 3 March 2020 (last session is an outing on our community bus)
Times: 10am – 1pm
Where: The Hut Community Centre – Community Room
Cost: FREE

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Find Your Inner Artist

Do you think that you can’t draw or paint? Think again. Art is part of you and you just have to learn to escape the noise of life and let it out.  In this course you will doodle, sketch, and paint in a relaxed and fun environment and discover the hidden artist in you!

This course is suitable for people with no or limited art experience.  Materials provided.

This course contains a unit from Certificate 1 Foundation Skills Training Package – FSKLRG01 Prepare to participate in a learning environment

Course Details:
Dates: Mondays 3 February – 16 March 2020 
Times: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Where: The Hut Community Centre
Cost: FREE

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Creative Words and Pictures

Unlock the endless possibilities of Microsoft PowerPoint and Word.

Learn to use creative formatting techniques for text and images in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint to produce impressive documents and image or photo presentations to increase your skills for employment.  Course is adapted to suit participants.

This course contains a unit from Certificate 1 in Foundation Skills Training Package – FSKWTG02 Write basic workplace formatted texts.

Course Details:
Dates: TBA
Times: TBA
Where: The Hut Community Centre
Cost: FREE

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Lets Get That Job

Identify career goals, skill gaps and training options for your preferred job. Write and adapt cover letters and resumes for each job application. Practise your interview skills and learn how to best present yourself during an interview for employment. You will have the opportunity to participate in a simulated interview to practice and improve your interview skills.

This course contains  units from Certificate 1 Foundation Skills Training Package

Course Details:
Dates: TBA
Times: TBA
Where: The Hut Community Centre
What to bring: Your latest resume and cover letter
Cost: FREE

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Mastering Microsoft Word

Learn to use Microsoft Word to produce well formatted documents to increase your skills for employment. Topics covered include creating a document, formatting, page appearance and more. Course is adapted to suit participants.

This course contains a unit from Certificate 1 Foundation Skills Training Package.

Course Details:
Dates: TBA
Times: TBA
Where: The Hut Community Centre
Cost: FREE

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Pathways to Web Development

An introduction to web development. Gain an understanding of basic formatting, software and create a basic web page.

This course contains a unit from Certificate 1 in Foundation Skills Training Package.

Course Details:
Dates: TBA
Times: TBA
Where: The Hut Community Centre
Cost: FREE

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Computer Basics – Not as hard as you think

Learn the basics of using a computer including creating simple text documents, file management, terminology, searching the internet, email and much more.

This course contains a unit from Certificate 1 in Foundation Skills Training Package – FSKLRG05 Use strategies to plan simple workplace tasks.

Course Details:
Dates: Fridays 31 January – 6 March 2020
Times: 10am – 1pm
Where: The Hut Community Centre – Community Room
Cost: FREE

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Excel – It All Adds Up

Learn how to use Excel for home, work or study. A great tool for budgets and much more!

This course contains a unit from Certificate 1 in Foundation Skills Training Package – FSKDIG02 Use digital technology for simple workplace tasks

Course Details:
Dates: TBA
Times: TBA
Where: TBA
Cost: FREE

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Introduction to MYOB

An introductory course to using MYOB computer software.  This is suitable for people who have basic computer skills and who wish to learn how to use MYOB software for bookkeeping for future work/home/volunteering/study.

This course contains a unit from Certificate 1 Foundation Skills Training Package – FSKDIG02 Use digital technology for simple workplace tasks.

Course Details:
Dates: Thursdays 30 January – 5 March 2020
Times: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Where: The Hut Community Centre – Community Room
Cost: FREE

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