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What can I learn at Jesuit Community College?


Jesuit Community College delivers courses in three main areas:


  • English language and literacy
  • Preparation for employment
  • Short vocational courses


English language and literacy

Language for Life
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A short course focusing on improving English language skills for everyday living and learning about your local community.

Preparation for Employment

Ready Set Work: Café Operations
22476VIC Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory)
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This accredited course is designed for people who wish to consolidate their skills to increase employment opportunities, particularly in the hospitality industry, or to go onto further study. You will develop skills and knowledge in reading and writing, numeracy, communication and digital literacy.

Upon completion you will have the confidence to read, interpret, evaluate and create complex texts and apply numeracy in a range of contexts.

In addition this course offers practical skills training on a commercial espresso machine, visits to local cafes and coffee roasteries and the opportunity to undertake work experience.

Ready Set Work: Plan Your Future
FSK20113 Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways

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Need help preparing for work? Learn about what your responsibilities as an employee and employer expectations, how to communicate in the workplace and manage basic workplace information.

Ready Set Work: Hotel Operations
FSK20113 Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways

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Prepare for a career in the vibrant hotel sector. Learn about the range of jobs in hotels such as housekeepers, porters and front desk clerks, while gaining work experience in four and five star hotels.

Vocational Courses

Introduction to Animal Care
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In this practical 4 day course you will be introduced to working with animals. A great pathway into our Certificate II course in Animal Studies

ACM20117 Certificate II in Animal Studies
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Turn your love of animals into a job! Learn how to care for and handle animals, and explore job opportunities as an animal care attendant or assistant.

Ready Set Work Barista
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In this practical 2 day course you will use a commercial espresso machine to make a range of coffees and learn basic barista skills. This is a great pathway to our Ready Set Work Café Operation course.

SITHFAB005 Prepare and Serve Espresso Coffee
This 3 day accredited course further develops your barista techniques, skills, knowledge.

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Introduction to carpentry. Designed for women interested in working or studying a trade.

Growing Mushrooms in the City
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Introduction to horticulture and biology. Create your own mushroom grow kit and learn about the incredible world of mycelium.

Introduction to Permaculture
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Introduction to landscaping and horticulture. Create your own take home garden box.

Fees and pre-requisites apply.


Want to become more confident in looking for work? In this course, you’ll set work goals, improve self-awareness and confidence, develop presentation skills and explore options for work, volunteering and further study or training.