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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.
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Community building

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.
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Community networks

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.
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      • Certificate III in Business Administration

        This qualification applies to a range of administrative roles in varied contexts. Individuals in these positions use some discretion and judgement and may provide technical advice and support to a team. You will learn computing skills in Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Publisher as well as other important work based skills. Learners will cover 13 units of competency (refer to our website) and will upon successful completion be awarded with a BSB30415 Certificate III in Business Administration.

        Students may book into the whole course at a cost of $1,680 (two payments of $840) or pay for individual skills cluster.
        Smart and Skilled subsidised places available. Contact HKCC on 9482 1189 to enquire.

      • 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. Our course has 13 units – 7 core units and 6 electives. Graduates will receive a dual specialisation in ageing, home and community. Industry prefers trained staff who can assist clients with medications, this is an additional unit to the qualification and can be purchased separately.

        Best tutors

        Our tutors are currently employed in the industry and share real life scenarios and case studies to enhance learning. 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 use of 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, Thursdays 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.

      • Rock N Roll - Beginners

        Remember the great rock-n-roll music of the 50s & 60s? This class offers a 4-week, short & simple course to learn this wonderful social skill dancing to the legendary tunes of Elvis, Buddy Holly and Bill Haley. These sessions are lots of fun with a very friendly atmosphere – no partner necessary. Twist in to meeting new people and enhancing your social life. Book now and hop to it!

        Pre-requisite

        Suitable for absolute beginners and for those with some knowledge. No partner necessary.

        What to Bring

        Nil

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