22302VIC Certificate I in Work Education

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


The Certificate I in Work Education is a course for post compulsory school aged learners with an intellectual disability to develop the skills to explore work options.


Certificate I in Work Education supports learners to improve their employability and work readiness.


Students completing Certificate I in Work Education may pathway into further specific vocational education and training.

Course Delivery

Mildura Campus: This qualification takes 1 year to complete. Classes are held 4 days per week. Swan Hill Campus: This qualification takes 2 years to complete. Classes are held 2 days per week.

Entry Requirements

Each student will undertake a Pre Enrolment Review before enrolling to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about an individual's existing skills and knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and/or employment goals. Students must complete the ACER assessment at Sunitafe under supervision.

Expected Time to Complete

2 Years

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others 20 $30.00
VU21664 Prepare for employment 30 $15.00
VU21771 Develop an individual vocational plan with support 100 $20.00
VU21772 Develop personal management skills for work 80 $30.00
VU21773 Participate in vocational activities 400 $120.00
VU21774 Participate in practical placement with support 300 $50.00
VU21775 Develop interpersonal communication skills for the workplace 30 $30.00
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
BSBWOR202 Organise and complete daily work activities 20 $30.00
SIRXIND101 Work effectively in a customer service environment 45 $70.00
VU21307 Work with numbers and money in simple, familiar situations 30 $25.00
VU21666 Participate in job seeking activities 50 $15.00
VU21782 Explore personal health issues 50 $50.00

Course Assessment

  • Observation and oral questioning
  • Practical task
  • Portfolio
  • Written task
  • Third party report
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 $4,123 $4,123
Concession $1,143 $1,143
RPL Government Subsidised $2,251 $2,251
RPL Concession $450 $450
RPL Self-funded $3,377 $3,377
Self-Funded $5,248 $5,248

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
2020 Ongoing Enrolment Swan Hill Campus Full Time, Classroom Based, Full Year, Tuesday and Wednesday, 9.00AM - 3.00PM
2020 Ongoing Enrolment Mildura Campus Full Time, Classroom Based, Full Year, Tuesday to Friday, 9.00AM - 3.00PM