Kickstart Program

As part of the state government Lower fees, local skills initiative, from 01/01/2020 - 31/12/2020 for CHC22015 Certificate II Community Services and SIT30116 Certificate III Tourism you will pay only half the course fees, capped at $1,200. 15-24yo or those eligible for concession fee the cost is only $400

Kickstart Program

Needing help to Kickstart your Career?   Unsure about your own Career Pathway?

Skills Strategies International Youth Employability Program (Kickstart) is designed to assist young people 15 – 24 with

  • Career and Job Planning online
  • Accessing Government subsidised qualifications via a Virtual Classroom.

Qualifications available

CHC22015 Certificate II in Community Services

(duration 6 months)

Start on your path to a career in Community Services, Aged Care, Children’s Services or Disability Services

A career in community services is exceptionally rewarding and this certificate provides an introduction to the general field of community services.   

You will gain skills in-:

  • communicating with diverse people
  • working in a community service environment
  • learning to care for people in need
  • administration skills

Training is provided online via virtual classroom one day a week commencing on Tuesday 5th May 2020

Enrol for Community Services     

Fee $400 (15 – 24yo and concession holders)

SIT30116 Certificate III Tourism

(duration 6 months)

Your start to work inthe exciting and diverse tourism industry.   

This qualification will provide you with well developed tourism service, sales and operational skills.  You will learn about using discretion, judgement and on completion will have a sound knowledge of industry operations. 

This qualification gives you the opportunity to work in various tourism industry sectors and for diverse employers including tour operators, inbound tour operators, visitor information centres, attractions, cultural and heritage sites and any small tourism busines requiring multi-skilled employees. 

Training is provided online via virtual classroom one day a week commencing on Thursday 7th May 2020.   

Enrol for Tourism     

Fee $400 (15 – 24yo and concession holders)

ICT40418 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking

(duration 12 months)

This qualification is designed for recent school leavers and anyone interested in moving into the IT industry.   It is a practical real world project based Qualification made up of the following fice industry orientated projects-:

  • New Employee Induction – where you are a New Employee at an ICT Organization and you are inducted into the Copyright, Ethics, Privacy and WHS requirements of your new Job
  • Home Office Wireless Network (SOHO) Project – you have been assigned your 1st network setup project – you will need to interact with the customer to determine their exact requirements, make recommendations and eventually design, install and test all of the components for the Home Office Network
  • Server and Desktop Infrastructure project – Your previous SOHO customer is now ready to move into a new office location – you will need to examine appropriate Virtualization solutions for the customer, then recommend, deploy and configure multiple Server and desktop operating systems within the Virtual environment
  • Network Infrastructure Project – your previous customer is now ready to replace all of their old Networking equipment with new Cisco Routers and Switches – which you will need to install, configure and test. In addition – the customer has also opened their Manufacturing Facility which is located on the other side of the City – you are also required to source, install and configure the Routers and Switches for this location as well as configure the dedicated Wide Area Network (WAN) Links between the two sites
  • Cyber Security Project – this final project requires you to configure various levels of encryption and secure all of the systems that you have implemented in the previous projects

Training is provided one day a week commencing Wednesday 6th May 2020

Enrol for Information Technology Network      

Fee $2.470 
Concession $737.20


  • Personal Branding – providing skills in defining what you do and what you stand for
  • Establishing Networks – tips on how to develop personal networks for professional growth
  • Career Planning – developing a personal career plan that provides a roadmap for your career