This course is ideal for those looking to improve their reading, writing, numeracy and oral communication skills.
The course is intended for individuals who require further foundation skills development to prepare for workforce entry or vocational training pathways
Pre-requisite: There are no units of competency with prerequisites in the Foundation Skills Training Package
Core and Elective Units of Competency:
The qualification contains 14 Units of Competency to be completed which compromises of 8 Core and 6 Elective Units of Competency in accordance with packaging rules. In collaboration with client and student requirements the elective units will be discussed and selected as appropriate to fulfil student’s needs.
Learning outcome: The qualification covers a range of industries for individuals who require:
a pathway to employment or vocational training
reading, writing, numeracy, oral communication and learning skills at Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) Level 3
entry level digital literacy and employability skills
a vocational training and employment plan.
Pathways: On completion of this qualification, it may provide students with a vocational pathway to a higher-level certificate of choice – generally at Certificate III level providing entry level into different vocations. Students who complete this qualification may seek entry-level employment in a variety of industries such as retail, construction and hospitality as examples.
Course duration/ delivery mode: The program is to be conducted over a period of 6 months.
Training will be delivered with a blended mode of face-to-face training with ongoing consolidation of skills in the workplace. Written learning activities will reinforce theoretical knowledge, and skills will need to be practiced in the workplace where learning will be placed into context and consolidated.
The classroom-based training component is led at ECB Training Services, or if required training can also be conducted on your site providing the following, requirements are met:
Training rooms with internet access
Access to printer and scanner and office stationary
Kitchen facilities (tea/coffee)
Computers and Microsoft Office
There are no units of competency with prerequisites in the Foundation Skills Training Package
Cancellations within 48 hours may incur a 20% cancellation fee, no refund is given for non-attendance or cancellation on the day of the training. Where ECB Training Services receives sufficient notice of cancellation (at least 48 hours), a refund is available.