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18-OHS-5D - HSR Initial OHS Training Course

The aim of this Worksafe approved training course is to provide HSRs and Deputy HSRs with the knowledge, skills and confidence to enable them to exercise their powers for the purpose of representing members of their designated work group and help make their workplace safer. The OHS Act 2004 provides the entitlement for a HSR to attend an initial course. Under the OHS Act 2004 (section 67) all elected HSRs and deputy HSRs are entitled to undertake Worksafe Victoria approved OHS training for HSRs and chose their training provider in consultation with their employer. SysTec is approved to deliver the HSR Initial OHS Training Course. SysTec conducts the training and issues the certificate of attendance.

Duration: 5 days over 5 weeks x 8 hours, hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm.

OHS-1Day - HSR Refresher OHS Training Course

This Worksafe approved HSR Refresher Course is an opportunity to revisit aspects of the HSR Initial OHS Training Course for HSRs and Deputy HSRs and refresh their knowledge of OHS in the workplace. Under the OHS Act 2004 (section 67) all elected HSRs and Deputy HSRs have an entitlement to attend and annual Refresher OHS Training Course and (in consultation with their employer) choose the course they wish to attend. SysTec is approved by Worksafe to deliver the HSR Refresher OHS Training Course. SysTec conducts the training and issues the certificates of attendance

Duration 1 day X 8 hours 8:30AM - 4:30PM

INTERCOMP - Intermediate Computer Skills

Intermediate Computer Skills
Upcoming course planned for 4 x 3hr sessions
Dates: 6, 8,13 & 15 November  2018 
Times: 2.00 - 5.00pm

This course is suitable for (but not limited to) students who have completed the Introduction to Computers course. This course will cover a range of intermediate computing skills that will develop student’s confidence and skills in managing, protecting their computer, installing/uninstalling programs and operating Application Software Packages including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint 2016 at an intermediate level.

8-ITC–L1-D - Introduction to Computers (Day Class) 2018

This course offers a supportive atmosphere in which to overcome your fears and build your confidence in mastering some computer basics. Learn to navigate around Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2016. Information about the internet and data storage is also covered.
 
Course fee includes a student manual

9-ITC–L1-D - Introduction to Computers (Day Class) 2019

This course offers a supportive atmosphere in which to overcome your fears and build your confidence in mastering some computer basics. Learn to navigate around Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2016. Information about the internet and data storage is also covered.
 
Course fee includes a student manual

19-MS-EX–L2-4D - Microsoft Excel 2016 Level 2 (Day Class)

This course is designed for existing users of Excel 2016 who would like to expand their skills and knowledge. It Covers formulas and function techniques‚ advanced formatting‚ charting features‚ data manipulation and advanced tools like Pivot tables and Goal Seeking.
 
 
Course fee includes a student manual

19-MS-EX–L2-4N - Microsoft Excel 2016 Level 2 (Night Class)

This course is designed for existing users of Excel 2016 who would like to expand their skills and knowledge. It Covers formulas and function techniques‚ advanced formatting‚ charting features, data manipulation and advanced tools like Pivot tables and Goal Seeking.
 
 
Course fee includes a student manual

22293VIC - Certificate I in Initial Adult Literacy and Numeracy

The Certificate I in Initial Adult Literacy and Numeracy are intended to support development of the literacy and numeracy skills of learners with intellectual disabilities. Students will learn to read and write simple text, learn about money and maths skills and measurements for everyday situations

Classes will usually occur 1 day a week:   9:00am - 3:00pm over 32 weeks

FSK10213 - Certificate I in Skills for Vocational Pathways

The Certificate I in Skills for Vocational Pathways is designed for individuals who need skills to prepare for a vocational pathway qualification or further foundation skills development. 


AST offers 2 different qualification in this suite. The successful completion of FSK10213 Certificate I in Skills for Vocational Pathways is a pathway into FSK20113 Certificate II in Skills for Vocational Pathways

Classes will occur 2 days per week – 9:00am - 3:00pm over 8 weeks.

22301VIC - Certificate I in Transition Education

The Certificate I in Transition Education is intended to support learners with permanent cognitive impairment or intellectual disability to develop the skills to find the most appropriate option for them in the community after leaving school. This may include employment, volunteer work or further study. Areas of study include: personal development, travel and recreation, planning your future, learning about numbers and digital literacy

Classes will usually occur over 2 days of the week:   9:00am - 3:00pm over 55 weeks

22302VIC - Certificate I in Work Education

The Certificate I in Work Education is intended to support post compulsory school age learners with permanent cognitive impairment or intellectual disability to develop the skills to explore work options and access pathways to further specific vocational education and training. It supports learners to improve their employability and work readiness. There is a compulsory work placement component to this training

Classes will usually occur over 2 days of the week:   9:00am - 3:00pm over 55 weeks

AHC21016 - Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management

This qualification provides an occupational outcome in conservation and land management.

The qualification enables individuals to select an Indigenous land management, conservation earthworks, lands, parks and wildlife or natural area management context as a job focus or a mix of these.

FSK20113 - Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways

The Certificate II in Skills for Vocational Pathways is designed for individuals who need skills to prepare for a vocational pathway qualification or further foundation skills development.  This is the 2nd level of qualification the other being FSK10213 Certificate I in Skills for Vocational Pathways

CHC32015 - Certificate III in Community Services

Learn the skills and knowledge for an entry level worker within the Community Sector
This qualification prepares you as an entry level community service worker, who works under direct supervision of others, and is a pathway to further study.
You will learn the skills and knowledge to be able to support individuals through the provision of person-centred services. Work may include day-to-day support of individuals in community settings or support the implementation of specific community-based programs.

Upcoming Information Session:
Location:  Lancewood, 22 McLaren Street, Bendigo 
Date and Time:  Tuesday 22 January 2019 at 2pm
Course to start in: February 2019

CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support

Learn the practical skills and knowledge to prepare you to work in the Aged Care / Disability Sector
This qualification prepares you to work as a personal support worker within an Aged Care facility or Home and Community Care Setting. You will learn the skills and knowledge to follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing or disability. You will learn both practical skills as well as theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices within this growing industry. There is an option for a Disability specialisation within this qualification, to prepare you to work with people with a disability.  
Where appropriate, electives may be packaged to provide a qualification with a specialisation, 
Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing); or
Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)


There is a mandatory 120-hour practical work placement within this qualification.

Upcoming Information Session:
Location:  Lancewood, 22 McLaren Street, Bendigo 
Date and Time:  Tuesday 22 January 2019 at 11am
Course to start in: March 2019

CHC42015 - Certificate IV in Community Services

Do you have the passion to make a difference in your local community?
Learn the skills and knowledge to prepare you to work in a variety of Community Sector roles


This qualification prepares you to work as a community service worker within a range of community sector roles. You will learn the skills and knowledge to be able to design and deliver person-centred services to individuals or groups. You will learn both practical skills as well as theoretical knowledge of support and advocacy and intervention strategies for individual clients or groups or communities across a range of services.

CORE UNITS
CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCDFV001 Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence
CHCCCS018 Provide suicide bereavement support
CHCMHS011 Assess and promote social, emotional and physical well-being
CHCCCS004 Assess co-existing needs
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically

Course Start Dates
Intake 1 - February 2019 (CLASS FULL)
Intake 2 - September 2019 (TAKING EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST NOW)

Delivery Location:  Lancewood, 22 McLaren Street, Bendigo

CHC43115 - Certificate IV in Disability

Learn the skills and knowledge to prepare you to work in this sector as it grows to meet the National Disability Insurance Scheme
This qualification prepares you to work as support worker within a range of community and disability settings. You will learn the skills and knowledge to be able to provide support in a manner that empowers people with a disability to achieve independence, self-reliance, community participation and well being. You will learn both practical skills as well as theoretical knowledge of the person-centred approaches within the Disability Sector.

There is a mandatory 120-hour practical work placement within this qualification.

Upcoming Information Session:
Location:  Lancewood, 22 McLaren Street, Bendigo 
Date and Time:  Wednesday 23 January 2019, at 11am
Course to start in: March 2019

10710NAT - Course in Allergy and Anaphylaxis Awareness

This nationally accredited course provides knowledge on the recognition and management of Anaphylaxis, risk assessment and risk minimisation and Anaphylaxis First Aid
Duration 1 night class x 3 hours 6:00PM – 9:00PM

10392NAT - Course in Emergency Asthma Management

This nationally accredited course provides knowledge about the underlying causes of asthma, the trigger(s), recognition and treatment of an asthma attack and how to develop an asthma action plan.
Duration 1 night class x 3 hours 6:00PM – 9:00PM

CHC52015 - Diploma of Community Services

Diploma of Community Services - CHC52015

Take the next step in your training journey and enrol in a Diploma Course

This qualification reflects the roles of community services, case management and social housing workers who may work autonomously under directions from senior management, or may have responsibility for the supervision of other workers and volunteers. You will learn specialised skills in community services for managing, coordinating and/or delivering person-centred services to individuals, groups and communities

There is a mandatory 100-hour practical work placement within this qualification.

Upcoming Information Session:
Location:  Lancewood, 22 McLaren Street, Bendigo 
Date and Time:  Thursday 24 January 2019 at 2pm
Course to start in: March 2019

SITXFSA002 - Participate in safe food handling practices

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to handle food safely during the storage, preparation, display, service and disposal of food. It requires the ability to follow predetermined procedures as outlined in a food safety program. The unit applies to all organisations with permanent or temporary kitchen premises or smaller food preparation areas.

Safe food handling practices are based on an organisation’s individual food safety program. The program would normally be based on the hazard analysis and critical control points (HACCP) method, but this unit can apply to other food safety systems.

It applies to food handlers who directly handle food during the course of their daily work activities. This includes cooks, chefs, caterers, kitchen hands and food and beverage attendants.

Food handlers must comply with the requirements contained within the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code.

For supervisors working in the Retail, Hospitality, Transport and Distribution sectors.
Ideal for supervisors, when delivered with the subject SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety.

Course dates:
Thursday 12 July, 10.00am - 3.00pm;
Thursday 23 August, 5.30pm - 10.30pm;
Saturday 22 September, 10.00am - 3.00pm;
Thursday 18 October, 5.30pm - 10.30pm
Thursday 15 November, 5.30pm - 10.30pm
Saturday 8 December, 10.00am - 3.00pm

Course cost: $100 (subject to minimum number requirement).

SITHFAB005 - Prepare and serve espresso coffee

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to extract and serve espresso coffee beverages using commercial espresso machines and grinders. It requires the ability to advise customers on coffee beverages, select and grind coffee beans, prepare and assess espresso coffee beverages and to use, maintain and clean espresso machines and grinders. Complex repairs of equipment would be referred to specialist service technicians. 
This unit applies to any hospitality organisation that serves espresso coffee beverages, including cafes, restaurants, bars, clubs, function and event venues.  It applies to espresso machine operators who operate with some level of independence and under limited supervision.

Hands on learning and knowledge of coffee basics
(must have the prerequisite unit SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety,  before starting)

Course dates:
Monday 16 July and Tuesday 17 July6:00 pm - 9:00 pm (must attend both nights)
Saturday 25 August, 9.30am - 4.00pm
Monday 15 & Tuesday 16 October6:00 pm - 9:00 pm (must attend both nights)
Saturday 24 November, 9.30am - 4.00pm

Course cost: $120.00 (subject to minimum number requirement).

HLTAID004 - Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

Participants must complete an online component or workbook, for this unit, before attending class

This unit is for educators, support staff, carers and parents. The Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) has endorsed HLTAID004 as satisfying all educator requirements for first aid, anaphylaxis management and emergency asthma training: as outlined by National Regulations.

Duration:  2 nights x 4 hours 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

HLTAID001 - Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation

CPR qualifications must be renewed each year and can be completed by attending the relevant parts of the Provide First Aid - HLTAID003 course as follows: Attend three hours on the first day or all of the first evening of the Provide First Aid courses.
 Duration 1 night class x 3 hours 6:00PM – 9:00PM

HLTAID001 - Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation

Participants must show evidence of CPR or First Aid certificate, gained within the last twelve months, in order to attend the Quick Update.
Attend the first hour of the Quick Update – Provide First Aid HLTAID003 courses.
Duration 1 night class x 1 hours 6:00PM – 7:00PM

HLTAID001 - Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation

Participants must show evidence of CPR or First Aid certificate, gained within the last twelve months, in order to attend the Quick Update.
Attend the first hour of the Quick Update – Provide First Aid HLTAID003 courses.
Duration 1 day class x 1 hours 10:30AM – 11:30AM

HLTAID001 - Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

CPR qualifications must be renewed each year and can be completed by attending the relevant parts of the Provide First Aid - HLTAID003 course as follows: Attend three hours on the first day or all of the first evening of the Provide First Aid courses.
 Duration 1 day class x 3 hours 9:00AM – 12:00PM

HLTAID003 - Provide First Aid Day

Participants must complete an online component or workbook, for this unit, before attending class.  This is equivalent to the Level 2 First Aid
 
This course teaches the fundamental principles, knowledge and skills to enable the first aider to provide emergency care for injuries and illnesses, including CPR. Participants are required to complete and return a workbook prior to undertaking practical training in a day class or two evening classes as listed above. Assessment is by practical demonstration and completion of theory assessment tasks. The initial workbook forms part of the assessment. The First Aid qualification is valid for three years before it must be renewed while the CPR component must be renewed each year.

Duration: 1 day x 6 hours, 9:00am – 3:30pm

HLTAID003 - Provide First Aid Night

Participants must complete an online component or workbook, for this unit, before attending class.  This is equivalent to the Level 2 First Aid
 
This course teaches the fundamental principles, knowledge and skills to enable the first aider to provide emergency care for injuries and illnesses, including CPR. Participants are required to complete and return a workbook prior to undertaking practical training in a day class or two evening classes as listed above. Assessment is by practical demonstration and completion of theory assessment tasks. The initial workbook forms part of the assessment. The First Aid qualification is valid for three years before it must be renewed while the CPR component must be renewed each year.

Duration:  2 nights x 3 hours, 6:00pm – 9:00pm

HLTAID003 - Provide first aid Quick Day

Participants must complete an online component or workbook, for this unit, before attending class.  This is equivalent to the Level 2 First Aid
 
Participants must present a current copy of a First Aid or CPR qualification that has been completed in the last 12 months to be eligible for this course
 
This course teaches the fundamental principles, knowledge and skills to enable the first aider to provide emergency care for injuries and illnesses, including CPR. Participants are required to complete and return a workbook prior to undertaking practical training in a day class or two evening classes as listed above. Assessment is by practical demonstration and completion of theory assessment tasks. The initial workbook forms part of the assessment. The First Aid qualification is valid for three years before it must be renewed while the CPR component must be renewed each year.

Duration: 1 day x 4 hours, 10:30am – 2:30pm

HLTAID003 - Provide First Aid Quick Night

Participants must complete an online component or workbook, for this unit, before attending class.  This is equivalent to the Level 2 First Aid
 
Participants must present a current copy of a First Aid or CPR qualification that has been completed in the last 12 months to be eligible for this course
 
This course teaches the fundamental principles, knowledge and skills to enable the first aider to provide emergency care for injuries and illnesses, including CPR. Participants are required to complete and return a workbook prior to undertaking practical training in a day class or two evening classes as listed above. Assessment is by practical demonstration and completion of theory assessment tasks. The initial workbook forms part of the assessment. The First Aid qualification is valid for three years before it must be renewed while the CPR component must be renewed each year.

Duration: 1 day x 4 hours, 6:00pm – 10:00pm

SITXFSA001 - Use hygienic practices for food safety

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use personal hygiene practices to prevent contamination of food that might cause food-borne illnesses. It requires the ability to follow predetermined organisational procedures and to identify and control food hazards. The unit applies to all organisations with permanent or temporary kitchen premises or smaller food preparation or bar areas.

This includes restaurants, cafes, clubs, hotels, and bars; tour operators; attractions; function, event, exhibition and conference catering; educational institutions; aged care facilities; correctional centres; hospitals; defence forces; cafeterias, kiosks, canteens and fast food outlets; residential catering; in-flight and other transport catering.

It applies to food handlers who directly handle food or food contact surfaces such as cutlery, plates and bowls during the course of their daily work activities. This includes cooks, chefs, caterers, kitchen stewards, kitchen hands, bar, and food and beverage attendants, and sometimes room attendants and front office staff.

Food handlers must comply with the requirements contained within the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code.

Course dates:
Thursday 26 July, 5.30pm - 10.30pm;
Saturday 18 August, 10.00am - 3.00pm;
Thursday 13 September, 5.30pm - 10.30pm;
Wednesday 10 October, 5.30pm - 10.30pm
Thursday 1 November, 5.30pm - 10.30pm
Thursday 22 November, 5.30pm - 10.30pm

Course cost:  $100.00 (subject to minimum number requirement).