Carringbush has been delivering high quality English as an Additonal Language programs in Yarra since 1984. Programs include State and Federal Government foundation programs, as well as specialised pre-accredited classes.

Carriingbush Adult Education Inc. TOID 3671

 

Accredited Programs

Carringbush delivers accredited English language classes through:

  • Adult Migrant Education Program (AMEP) funded by Commonwealth Department of Home Affairs

  • Skills for Education and Employment Program (SEE) funded by Commonwealth Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

  • Skills First Program funded by Victorian Department of Education and Training

English classes range from pre-Certificate I to Certificate III and are delivered from a number of locations around Richmond and Collingwood. 

2019 courses:

  • 22482VIC Course in Initial EAL

    This course was developed to prepare adults learning English as an Additional Language.

    It is a new course for pre-literate leaners who have experience disrupted schooling.  These learners need to develop an identity as a learner and establish learning routines. They need to develop basic decoding and encoding skills and handwriting skills, such as copying and hand eye co-ordination.

  • 22483VIC Course in EAL

    This course was developed to prepare adults learning English as an Additional Language.

    This course is for leaners that have experience disrupted schooling. These learners need to develop initial level basic learning skills prior to accessing further English language education and possible employment.

  • 22484VIC Certificate I in EAL (Access)

    This course was developed to prepare adults learning English as an Additional Language.

    This course focuses on the development of English language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills directly related to immediate personal and social needs. There are electives selected to develop relevant social, settlement and numeracy skills and knowledge.

  • 22485VIC Certificate II in EAL (Access)

    This course was developed to prepare adults learning English as an Additional Language.

    This course focuses on the development of English language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Electives are selected to develop relevant knowledge and skill for everyday communication and community participation. Enables participants to engage in further education or employment.

  • 22486VIC Certificate III in EAL (Access)

    This course was developed to prepare adults learning English as an Additional Language.

    This course focuses on the development of English language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Electives are selected to develop relevant knowledge and skill for everyday communication and community participation. Enables participants to engage in further education or employment.

For more information about these programs please call 03 9421 2392.


Pre-Accredited Programs

Carringbush delivers a number of pre-accredited Learn Local programs which develop students' employability skills and enhance their understanding of pathways to employment in Australia.

2019 courses:

  • Communication Skills Building (Cert III level)

  • Communication Skills for Pathways

  • Digital Literacy for Pathways

  • Exploring Industry and Further Education

  • Intensive Literacy For Adults

  • Let’s Speak

  • Literacy Through Women’s Rights (beginner and intermediate classes)

  • Women’s Financial Well-Being

  • Women’s Entrepreneurship (in partnership with SisterWorks)

For more information about these programs please call 03 9421 2392.