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52769WA Certificate I in Gaining Access to Training and Employment (GATE)

National ID: 52769WA | State ID: YU01

Do you want to kick start your education and training?

Or maybe you would like to improve your reading and writing, maths, personal skills and employment opportunities? Our courses use projects to sharpen your skills, and offer excellent resources and highly experienced lecturers. North Metro TAFE can help you achieve your goals through a range of full-time and part-time courses.

If you want to enrol in this course you need to make an appointment with the study area to discuss options. Please use the link below to book an appointment. Appointment bookings may only be available during TAFE enrolment periods. If the appointments calendar does not show any available bookings this may be because they are fully booked, or you are enquiring outside of an advertised TAFE enrolment period.

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Leederville Career Booster Program

Our Career Booster program will support you to find work. If you want to change careers or are looking to enter/re-enter the workforce this could be the course for you. We will help you find work regardless of your skill level or how long you have been away from the workforce.

You will have the opportunity to build on your existing workplace skills such as computing, customer service, and written and verbal communication. We will also help you hone your job application skills so that you can obtain casual, part time or full time work. And you will gain valuable work experience and build networks that could lead to work, an apprenticeship or your own business.

Our students have obtained work in schools, libraries, private companies, councils, hospitals, and retail outlets.

You will attend classes Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridaysfrom 9:15am to 2:45pm and approximate cost is $170 (subject to change).

To enrol you must be 18 + years of age and obtain a Working With Children Check and Police Clearance. 

Gain these skills
  • Communication for living
  • Introduction to career development
  • Practical numeracy
  • Technology for living
  • Health and wellbeing
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • A desire to build confidence and re-engage with learning
  • Able to solve unplanned problems related to project completion
  • Able to monitor and review own performance in achieving learning goals
  • Strong work ethic with a desire to pathway into a TAFE course or employment
  • Solid English oral and written communication
  • Able to send and receive email, read procedures and safety sheets etc.

Please note North Metropolitan TAFE also offers programs for people with an intellectual or learning disability

This course is also available as one of the programs we offer to people with an intellectual or learning disability, click here for more information about these programs.
Completing a disability program at North Metro TAFE will open up a whole world of opportunities to you. Leederville campus offers a stream of this course with a focus that includes gardening skills.

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Fees

Job opportunities

This is a general education course that is not occupationally specific. It aims to improve your academic skills to undertake further training and education and enhance your employment opportunities.

 

Further study

You may be able to study other Certificate II and Certificate III TAFE courses.

How to apply

To apply for this course you will need to attend an interview with the study area to discuss enrolment options. Please use the appropriate BOOK INTERVIEW links above to make an appointment.

Fees

Estimated Course Fee

Estimated Concession Fee

Eligible for VSL

VSL Capping

$159.30 $159.30 No  
These fees are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis.
- Fees might differ between courses delivered at different campuses due to the elective units included in the course study plan or adapting courses to meet local industry needs.
- Fees may also differ for each individual student depending on the units of study selected, prior qualifications and recognition of prior learning.
- Fees are payable at enrolment each semester for the units enrolled for that period. Some year-long courses might have a bigger fee load in the first semester. 
- Proof of concession must be presented to access concession rates if eligible.
- For secondary school aged persons (in 2020, students born on or after 1 July 2002 who are at least 15 years old) undertaking training that is not part of a VET Delivered to Secondary Schools program, the maximum course fee chargeable in 2020 is $420 plus the resource fees and discretionary fees. 
- Prices quoted include resource fees, but do not include material fees such as the cost of books, uniforms and students personal equipment.
- The course fee cap applicable to Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas only applies during the current calendar year, so fees might differ for students enrolling in semester 2.
- VET Student Loans Eligible Courses and Caps may be subject to changes implemented by the Australian Government 
- Concessions and Secondary School Age cap do not apply to commercial courses, or Foundation Programs (ESL, General Education, etc.)
- Course information and fees are subject to change without notice

Delivery location, important dates and study options

In order to comply with COVID-19 Government directed social distancing guidelines, some courses may include a mix of online learning, virtual classrooms (live web conferencing with your lecturer and class) and classroom delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements.

Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

Semester 1, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How On campus
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Leederville - Gate 1 Career Booster

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Leederville
How On campus
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Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How On campus
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Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.
Leederville - Gate 1 Career Booster

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Leederville
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Page last updated May 27, 2020