Life Skills

For more information and to enrol Call 03 9376 9088

Teachers: Kathy Bocquet, Donald Wake

Life Skills Cooking

22471VIC Course in Initial General Education for Adult

22476VIC Certificate I General Education for Adult

Work towards achieving 22471VIC - Course in Initial General Education for Adults or 22476VIC - Certificate I in General Education for Adults, while learning to cook fresh, healthy meals to share with the group every week. Classes are designed for people who need support in learning how to plan,prepare, cook (and clean up!) simple, tasty meals. Call FSNLC to find out which is the most suitable class for you.

CGEA (22471VIC) units

VU22342 Identify learning objectives

VU22344 Engage with short simple texts for learning purposes

VU22348 Create short simple texts for personal purposes

VU22354 Recognise measurements in simple, highly familiar situations



CGEA I (22476VIC) units

VU22358 Develop learning goals

VU22361 Engage with simple texts for learning purposes

VU22364 Participate simple spoken interactions

VU22104 Prepare simple budgets

Monday – Thursdays 10am - 1pm

 

   

Mindworks

Pathway program for people living with mental health issues designed to encourage learners to participate in employability skills training and activities. This program is designed to be an extremely accessible and relevant first step back into mainstream adult education in the broader community. Learners enrol into a core program that meets weekly to develop employability skills in the context of:

• developing creative skills including singing, writing, poetry, art and zines production.

• developing speaking skills through listening to guest speakers, and engaging in public speaking opportunities

• employment skills such as interview skills, applying for volunteer positions,

• learning new IT skills

• personal and group project planning and management

• event planning and management

Also includes excursions and site visits to organisations and initiatives such as social enterprise cafes; employment support services; exploring volunteering opportunities in organisations such as community radio stations, opportunity shops etc.

For more information contact 9376 9088 or email ruth@fsnlc.net

Tuesdays 1-4pm

Contact: Ruth Kennedy

Locations: Farnham Street

Cost: free

   

Boomerang Network

Program for people living with mental health issues. Meets weekly to develop skills in peer support and other employability skills. These skills are developed in the context of:

• planning and management of events and outings

• contributing to and preparing a seasonal newsletter

• sourcing and liaising with guest speakers

• supporting and socialising with peers in weekly sessions.

• prepare and share food together.

Tuesdays 1pm - 4pm

Contact Shane Evans 0423 207 516

Cost: free