10729NAT Certificate III in Spoken and Written English

Award Course
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding


Certificate III in Spoken and Written English assists adult learners of non- English speaking backgrounds further develop language and literacy skills. Through conversation and class activities you will gain the skills to undertake further education and training, to seek and maintain employment and to participate independently in the community.


Further Education and Employment Opportunities.


Students can pathway from Certificate III in Spoken and Written English onto further Training opportunities at Sunitafe. Students are encouraged to contact staff at Sunitafe to learn about other courses that are offered.

Course Delivery

Classes are offered both night and day classes. Progression through the course is dependent on the learner and their ability to learn a second language.

Entry Requirements

Each applicant will be required to undertake a Pre-training Review before enrolling to help confirm if the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about skills, knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and employment goals.

Expected Time to Complete

1 Years

Units & Assessment
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
SWEDSJ002 Apply routine English language skills for job seeking 150 $15.00
SWELCP001 Comprehend and conduct routine spoken presentations 60 $15.00
SWELPE001 Comprehend and participate in routine formal spoken exchanges 120 $15.00
SWERLN001 Read and listen to the news 80 $15.00
SWERWT009 Read and write routine transactional texts 120 $15.00
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

RPL is a formal assessment process that recognises relevant skills and knowledge you have already gained through previous training, work and life experiences. Contact the Institute today to discuss your options for RPL.

Indicative Fees

Government Subsidised $632
Concession $186
RPL Government Subsidised $1,670
RPL Concession $334
RPL Self-funded $2,226
Self-Funded $1,162

Average total fees include designated materials and will vary according to your specific unit choices and other factors.

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

For information on refunds in relation to withdrawals, transfers and cancellations refer to the following policies and procedures.
Refund of Course Fees Policy
Student Withdrawal and Refund of Course Fees Procedure

Please visit our Fees and Charges page for more information.
Intake Campus Course Details
2023 Ongoing Enrolment Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, Full Year, Tuesday and Thursday, 9.00AM - 3.00PM
2023 January Swan Hill Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, Full Year, Monday and Wednesday, 9.30AM - 3.00PM