Hornsby Ku-Ring-Gai Community College Inc (HKCC)
Believes in community
Since 1925, HKCC has been an active part of the constantly evolving local community. It was founded on catering for the needs of individuals – many deprived coming back from military service – desiring to improve education to qualify for better employment opportunities.
Our students are mainly referred by employment and support agencies based in Hornsby and Ku-ring-gai, specialising in disability services, mental health and victims of domestic violence. The Team at HKCC is often graced with success stories from students achieving employment and/or independence within the community.
We believe in both the intellectual and personal growth of learners. We work closely with nearby reputable organisations for the purpose of launching careers through skills and building confidence.
Certificate II in Business
Take the first step into the business world by completing the Certificate II in Business. This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of junior administrative positions who perform a range of mainly routine tasks using limited practical skills and fundamental operational knowledge in a defined context. Individuals in these roles generally work under direct supervision. Students may do the entire qualification or skills cluster.
Subsidised places under Smart and Skilled are available for this course, contact HKCC for further information
Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)
Looking for a rewarding career?
This new course has replaced Certificate III in Aged Care. It reflects the role of workers in residential or community setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.
Partnerships with Industry creates high quality training and employment.
HKCC consults with industry and health care providers to develop their work force with recognised qualifications, skills and currency. Industry requires trained staff who can assist clients with medications and deliver care using a palliative approach. Our course has 14 units – 7 core units and 7 electives, 3 elective units in Ageing and 4 elective units in Home and Community. Graduates will receive a dual qualification in ageing, home and community.
During the course learners are required to complete 120 hours of clinical placement and complete all written assessments to be awarded the qualification.
Subsidised places under Smart and Skilled are available, make an appointment with the course coordinator to check your eligibility.
Fees include manuals, classroom tutorials, tutor workplace visits, practical assessments, plus notes/handouts. Cost does not include First aid training. Most employers require first aid training.
Students must have a high level of written and spoken English language. A current police check will be required.
The course is on Wednesdays and Fridays 9am – 2.30pm at Level 1, 45 Hunter St, Hornsby.
Contact college on (02) 9482 1189 to arrange an appointment with the Course Co-ordinator.
Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE)
This is an essential qualification if you wish to train or assess in VET (Vocational Education and Training).
Our course is particulary suitable for people who do not yet have a job with a Registered Training Organisation. Participants will receive support and guidance from the trainer and practice opportunities in a simulated training and assessment environment.
Evening sessions are held from 6.15pm – 9.15pm Mondays and Wednesdays at Head Office, Hornsby.
We also offer a flexible delivery option for candidates who cannot come at night or who have some training and assessing experience or are applying for RPL.
17114HVA for Terms 1 and 2
Term 1 – Learning Design and Assessment Units (5 units)
Mon 20 February to Wed 7 June. $950 at commencement or $200 per unit pay as you go
Term 2 – Deliver and Facilitate Training and address LLN skills Units (5 units)
Mon 01 May to Wed 07 June. $950 at commencement or $200 per unit pay as you go
17114HVA-LLN Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills
Wed 31 May and Mon 05 June. (Alternative dates can be arranged according to demand)
Candidates who need to upgrade to TAELLN411 are welcome to enroll for this unit only. $200
Candidates who wish to upgrade from TAA to TAE40110 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment through RPL and flexible delivery should contact HKCC for further information.
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