The Certificate I in Initial Adult Literacy and Numeracy is a course for post compulsory school aged learners with an Intellectual Disability or Permanent Cognitive Impairment to develop skills with a view to find the most appropriate option for them in the community. This may include further study, volunteer work or supported employment.
Students will improve their Literacy and Numeracy skills which will lead to increased independence and opportunities in employment or volunteering.
Successful completion of this course will enable progression to Certificate I in Work Education, Certificate I in General Education for Adults or on to supported employment.
Students will participate in real life learning experiences which may include excursions to the bank, Centrelink, shopping, community service agencies. Classes are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 9am to 3pm.
Entry to Certificate I in Initial Adult literacy and Numeracy is restricted to post compulsory school age learners with evidence of a permanent cognitive impairment/intellectual disability. Each student will undertake a Pre-Training 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.
|VU20939||Recognise and interpret safety signs and symbols||10||$20.00|
|VU21282||Develop a learning plan and portfolio with support||20||$15.00|
|VU21284||Engage with short simple texts for learning purposes||20||$15.00|
|VU21288||Create short simple texts for learning purposes||15||$15.00|
|VU21739||Communicate orally using phrases||80||$15.00|
|VU21740||Read simple sentences||70||$25.00|
|VU21741||Write simple sentences||70||$25.00|
|VU21742||Communicate orally using simple sentences||35||$25.00|
|VU21743||Give and follow simple directions||25||$15.00|
|VU21744||Recognise and use simple fractions||20||$10.00|
|VU21745||Count and use numbers from 1 to 100||20||$10.00|
|VU21751||Use simple metric weights||25||$10.00|
|VU21752||Use simple liquid measures||25||$10.00|
|VU21753||Use simple linear measures||25||$10.00|
|VU21754||Use coins and notes||25||$10.00|
|VU21755||Use simple addition skills||40||$10.00|
|VU21756||Use simple subtraction skills||40||$10.00|
|RPL Government Subsidised||$792|
|2019 January||Mildura Campus||Part Time, Classroom Based|
|2019 January||Mildura Campus||Full Time, Classroom Based|
|2019 January||Swan Hill Campus||Full Time, Classroom Based|