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Short Courses

Short Courses – General

The following short courses provide the confidence and skills for further education or employment. Courses start at $20 Concession $30 Non-concession.

ALL SEWN UP

An advanced level course which includes sewing with stretch fabric and making a shirt.

BASIC BARISTA – GET YOUR CAFFIENE FIX

In this course you will learn about coffee machines, how to grind coffee and prepare for brewing. Correct milk frothing technique. Hands-on, making different coffee types. Cleaning your machine & choosing the best beans.

BETTER READING AND WRITING

The focus of this course will be getting creative with food / preparing decorated cakes for personal / consumer use e.g. Naked Cakes, a Celebration Cake, Cupcakes, Fondant Covered Cookies, Chocolate work & fondant decoration.

It will also cover the practical aspects of setting up a small business.

CONVERSATION SKILLS

Improve your spoken English and grammar through conversation in a relaxed environment. Learn to express yourself clearly and use everyday expressions to deal with daily conversations.

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HOSPITALITY BACK OF HOUSE & HOSPITALITY FRONT OF HOUSE

Course designed for those wanting to experience working in the hospitality industry. Provides basic back of house and front of house operations.

INTRO TO CAKE DECORATING

The focus of this course will be getting creative with food / preparing decorated cakes for personal / consumer use e.g. Naked Cakes, a Celebration Cake, Cupcakes, Fondant Covered Cookies, Chocolate work & fondant decoration.

It will also cover the practical aspects of setting up a small business.

NEXT STITCH

This is an intermediate level sewing course which includes using patterns to make a garment e.g. a girl’s summer dress and a boy’s shirt.

SO & SEW

Want to learn to sew? Take the first steps with this fun and engaging course. Then, if you want to learn more, take the next steps with follow on courses Next Stitch & All Sewn Up.

SUPPORTING LEARNERS ENROLLED in ECEC

For learners enrolled in Early Childhood Education & Care training who want extra support in order to successfully complete their qualification.

Wyndham CEC acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government.

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Employment Skills

Fresh Start – Job Readiness Program

Due to the success of delivering Fresh Start workshops online and the continued demand, Wyndham CEC is pleased to confirm we will be delivering our Fresh Start, job readiness workshops over the next school holidays via virtual/online delivery.

INTERVIEW SKILLS

Course designed to assist clients to prepare for an interview.

This course is has no fee.

JOBS ONLINE

Course designed to assist clients research job opportunities online, use online job boards, apply for jobs online.

This course is has no fee.

RESUME WRITING

This course is designed to assist clients develop and customise a resume.

This course is has no fee.

Computer Short Courses

COMPUTER SKILLS – ADVANCED

Want to get up to date with the latest advances in computing? Using Google, learn to set up, produce and store documents like: spreadsheets, presentations, calendars and photos.

COMPUTER SKILLS – THE FIRST STEPS

For absolute beginners. This course covers basic computer skills to get you started including an introduction to the Internet, Publisher and PowerPoint.

COMPUTER SKILLS – THE NEXT STEPS

For people who have basic computer skills. The course provides an introduction to Excel and Word, and continues to develop your PowerPoint skills.

LEARN ENGLISH – LEARN COMPUTERS

Improve your English language skills and your computer skills at the same time. A course for basic English speakers that supports you to participate effectively in your local community.

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Business Short Courses

Wyndham CEC offers a range of evening business short courses that provide you with valuable office and administration skills.

ADVANCED EXCEL

Course designed for those who already know the basics of Excel and who want to consolidate and extend their skills and knowledge. It covers spreadsheet design, formatting, the use of clipboard pane, formlae auditing, concatenate function, charts, using multiple spreadsheets, using cell protection and importing and exporting data.

DEVELOPING OFFICE SKILLS

This course covers advances in technology which assist in the performance of common office tasks and work practices. The course includes a wide range of practical activities to help learners gain an understanding of a current office environment including:

  • Customer ServiceCustomer Service
  • Workplace Communication
  • Telephone Etiquette
  • Word Processing
  • Keyboarding Skills
  • Spreadsheets
  • Accessing Databases

INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT EXCEL

Do you want to improve your reading and writing in English? If so, this short course will get you started in a relaxed environment.

INTRODUCTION TO MYOB

This is a practical hands-on course designed to teach students about the computerized accounting package MYOB. Some basic bookkeeping knowledge is preferred.

MANUAL BOOKKEEPING

An introduction to bookkeeping. Improve your job opportunities by adding Bookkeeping to your resume. The course is suitable for people starting their own business or want to broaden their knowledge of business finance.

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    WHERE ARE WE?

     

    Wyndham CEC
    MAIN OFFICE
    20 Synnot Street, Werribee
    We are within walking distance of the
    Werribee train station and local bus stops.

    Contact 97424013 or

    enquiries@wyndhamcec.org.au
    for more information about
    Wyndham CEC programs
    and services.

    OTHER LOCATIONS

     

    SYNNOT STREET
    4 Synnot Street Extension
    Werribee VIC 3030
    Melways map 205 K8

     

    WAYAPERRI HOUSE
    106 Duncans Road
    Werribee VIC 3030
    Melways map 206 B9

    ABOUT WYNDHAM CEC

     

    Wyndham Community & Education Centre Inc. (Wyndham CEC) offers quality community programs and education opportunities to the local community.

    Founded over 40 years ago, Wyndham CEC is one of Victoria’s largest Adult & Community Education providers and a leader in supporting people and communities to make positive changes for their future.