Short Courses



Learn Local courses are short pre-accredited training that includes short courses in communication, study skills, job skills, preparation to go back to work, reading and writing, maths, English and computers as well as preparation for various industries such as horticulture or hospitality.

Pre-accredited training is flexible and can be tailored specifically to suit your needs and schedule. You can learn in a classroom or online, at the pace that you choose. Class sizes are often small and Learn Local trainers have an informal, yet professional, style of teaching.

There are many benefits to undertaking pre-accredited training at a Learn Local provider such as making new friends, improving your communication or preparing for further learning or work. Completing pre-accredited training can also help you to get new skills that you need for your job or even to change careers.

To enrol or register your interest please phone 03 5248 1926 or email



Cafe and Barista Skills

Do you love a great cup of coffee? Are you interested in hospitality work? Learn barista coffee-making and cafe skills in this 10 week course.


$25 for 10 session program.

Wednesdays 9.30am - 12.00pm.


Commencing Wednesday 17 April, 2024.


Digital Essentials 1

Learn to navigate the digital world using you smartphone or tablet. This is a great beginners course that will improve your digital confidence.


$30 for 10 session program.


Thursdays 1.00pm - 4.00pm.


Commencing Thursday 18 April, 2024.



Developing Computer Skills - Next Steps

A supportive class to help you move beyond computer basics. Develop your knowledge and skills in this 10 week program.


$30 for 10 session program.

Thursdays 9.30am - 12.30pm.


Commencing Thursday 18 April, 2024.


Ready for Work


Build your skills in identifying a potential career path, writing resumes and job applications in this 6 week program.


$20 for 6 session program.

Fridays 9.30am - 12.30pm.


Commencing Friday 3 May, 2024.

Social English Classes

This friendly course focuses on assisting learners to understand language that is used in everyday situations while making new friends. A 10-week program.


$15 for 10 session program.

Wednesdays 12.30pm - 3.30pm.


Commencing Wednesday 24 April, 2024.

Introduction to Health Services

Thinking of a career in the Health Services? Explore language and concepts used in the sector to help prepare for a career or further study in Health Services.


$35 for 12 session program.

Mondays 9.30am - 3.00pm


Commencing Monday 29 April, 2024.