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HKCC | Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Community College Inc

Welcome to Term 2, 2022

We are delighted to hear the chatter and laughter of our students again at HKCC. To keep everyone safe and well, we follow the NSW Health Guidelines, and ask our students to please only attend class when feeling well.

Get Work Ready | Stay Work Ready

Skilling for Recovery – Job Trainer – HKCC is proudly offering a variety of subsidised* training courses now available for school leavers, young people and job seekers as part of NSW Government’s Skilling for Recovery initiative. With courses as short as four days, this fully-funded opportunity is a great time to learn invaluable skills to grow and prosper in the workplace.


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Changing lives 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. Read More

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. Read More

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. Read More

Starting Soon

      • Aqua Exercise

        With a Qualified Instructor (F.I.A./Sport Science), Aqua Exercise will help you feel good by getting fitter, stronger and improve flexibility. The small classes are held in a heated indoor pool, catering for all levels of fitness. Make up lessons are available and all equipment is supplied.




        Improvement of strength, flexibility and fitness

        What to Bring

        Swimmers, towel and a water bottle


        1. Park at back of hospital
        2. Walk along covered walkway to back entrance and wait outside the double sliding doors until I come and open up

      • BSB30415 Certificate III in Business Administration

        What you’ll learn

        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.

        • using office software; viz Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
        • designing and producing text and business documents using Publisher
        • customer service
        • processing accounts payable and receivable using MYOB
        • maintaining a general ledger using MYOB
        • the principles of workplace health and safety.


        Students may book into the whole course at a cost of $2,650 (two payments of $1,325) or pay for individual skills cluster.

        Subsidised places under Community Service Obligation (CSO) or Smart and Skilled funding are available for this qualification .To find out if you are eligible contact HKCC on 9482-1189 to arrange a pre-course interview.

        For more information on Smart and Skilled please visit the website https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/ or phone 1300 772 104.


        Core units

        • BSBWHS201 Contribute to the health and safety of self and others
        • BSBITU307 Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy

        Elective units

        • BSBITU313 Design and produce digital text documents
        • BSBITU314 Design and produce spreadsheets
        • BSBWRT301 Write simple documents
        • BSBITU309 Produce desktop published documents
        • BSBIRU312 Create electronic presentations
        • BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents
        • BSBCMM301 Process customer complaints
        • BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
        • BSBADM307 Organise schedules
        • BSBFIA303 Process accounts payable and receivable
        • BSBFIA304 Maintain a general ledger

        Entry requirements


      • French Level 2

        French Level 2 is aimed at students who already have a small knowledge of French, completed French Level 1 or previously studied French for approximately 9-12 months. Come and practice and improve your French vocabulary, grammar and conversation, in a fun and friendly atmosphere. The course will also include some French culture and listening to French songs.

        h3. Pre-requisite

        Completed French Level 1 or previously studied French for approximately 9-12 months.

        h3. What to Bring

        Pen & Notepad - If you are a new student , the tutor will tell you on the first lesson what Textbook is needed.

  • More Courses

Disability | Individual Support | Ageing Support