Course Details

This accredited course is designed for people with an intellectual disability or a permanent cognitive impairment.

This program assists learners prepare for employment providing them with the basic employability skills and knowledge required to obtain and maintain employment or to undertake further study.

This course will assist learners with:

  • Basic work skills gained through a work placement (100+ hours) and vocational tasters.
  • Gaining independence – learning life skills and getting career advice
  • Engaging, small classes in a supportive environment that are a lot of fun, plus make new friends!

Applicants will be required to take a pre-training review, including literacy and numeracy assessment, to assess their suitability for the course.

This course can also be undertaken within Stepping Forward to Independence Program for young people with a mild cognitive impairment or intellectual disability. For details see Stepping Forward to Independence  Program


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Course Details

To be advised
Mondays and Wednesdays


Course Length
12 months

Wood Street Art Space
Wood St



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Do you have higher qualifications and are worried about being eligible for government funded training? You may still be eligible with JobTrainer.

JobTrainer is a new initiative of the Victorian and Commonwealth governments to improve access to education and training for young people and job-seekers.

If you are eligible for JobTrainer you will be able to get a government funded place even if you have a higher qualification or if you already have two qualifications at the level of the course you are applying.

To be eligible for a Job Trainer place you must be:

  • an Australian citizen, permanent resident, New Zealand citizen or asylum seeker; and
  • 17 to 24 years old when the course starts; or
  • a job seeker of any age.


LCEC has Job Trainer places in:
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care
Certificate III in Individual Support
Certificate IV in School based Education Support
Diploma in Early Childhood Education & Care
But places are limited so apply today.