About the course

About the course

This course is run on behalf of a variety of Disability Service Providers and is delivered on campus or at your Disability Service Provider's location.

This engaging transition education course will support your special learning needs and encourage your confidence to get actively involved in the community.  You will develop the skills to take part in social events or investigate volunteering, jobs or further study pathways. 

You will participate in creative activities to explore:

  • your personal goals
  • independent living skills
  • information about travel, health and recreational activities
  • relationships and communication
  • basic literacy and numeracy 

You’ll be better prepared for future work and study possibilities after learning about:

  • communication, teamwork and problem solving
  • planning and organising
  • self-management
  • technology

After completing this course you will have acquired valuable skills to boost your independence and be more confident to take your next steps. 

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Intake Dates & Course Length


The chosen Disability Service Provider will define the start date of this course.

2 years or as negotiated with the chosen Disability Service Provider.

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Career Outcomes


This course will help students to actively participate in the community whilst developing their skills to explore volunteering, supported or open employment or to access further study options.

Employment skills covered by the course include:

  • communication
  • teamwork
  • problem solving
  • planning and organising
  • self-management
  • technology
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Entry Requirements


This course is run on behalf of a variety of Disability Service Providers. Entry is through those organisations. Learners must have evidence of a permanent cognitive impairment/intellectual disability.

PRE-TRAINING REVIEW

To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs, Box Hill Institute will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.

A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.

Applying


You will need to apply through your Disability Service Provider.  Tuition and materials fees are subject to partnership Training Service Agreements with individual Disability Service Providers.  Tuition fees will vary depending on the units selected. Concession rates apply.  Industry-based groups are exempt from service and amenties fees.   

Pathways & Accreditation


After you've completed the course you may wish to progress into a variety of Certificate I or II courses or into supported or open employment.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 1

Fees & Finance Options


Tuition Fee Type Estimated Fee
Gov. Subsidised - Concession $157.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities*$155.00
Core Skills Support**$75.00
Annual Material Fees$140.00
Retain Course Items***No fee applies
* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.
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