The CAE work in conjunction with a number of different service providers to deliver courses.
Skills for Life and Work is a vocational preparation program for people with disability that offers work preparation skills and trade tasters with the aim of preparing learners for supported or open employment. Delivered in partnership with Yooralla as part of their ‘Equal at Work’ program.
Healthy Me is a social relationship program for people with disability that aims to build their skills, awareness and ability to manage in life so that they are better prepared for further group and vocational opportunities. This training program has been developed with Melba Support Services and is delivered in conjunction with a range of disability service providers.
Hospitality Hot Spot is a vocational preparation program for vulnerable cohorts who require support to develop necessary employability skills that will allow them to transition into accredited learning in hospitality or to access work. It incorporates barista training, safe food handling, RSA and First Aid. Delivered in partnership with EACH and other social enterprises and community service providers.
Grow, Cook & Go! is a horticulture, cooking and life skills program that aims to develop life skills including planning, preparing and cooking simple, nutritious meals. It also enhances literacy, numeracy and personal management skills, providing pathways into further training and/or volunteering. Delivered in partnership with Launch Housing and Kevin Heinze Grow.
Work it Out assists learners experiencing barriers to engagement in the labour market prepare for vocational opportunities. Focuses on strengths-based approaches to vocational engagement, industry skill development and pathways support. Delivered as a pre-vocational pathway into employment. Delivered in partnership with Mission Australia’s Social Enterprise Charcoal Lane
SPLICE is a full year visual arts course for young people aged 15-25 who have had a diagnosis of cancer. The course aims to prepare students for further studies in the visual arts industry and to integrate them into a creative and supportive environment to facilitate their recovery and resilience. Delivered in partnership with the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Royal Children’s Hospital Education Institute and Redkite.
Learning Together is an English language program delivered in schools or child care centres to women from culturally diverse backgrounds. It incorporates play based learning with the goal of supporting whole of family participation in formal learning environments. Delivered in partnership with VICSEG New Futures.
Teaching Culture is a vocational program designed to support the development of cultural facilitation techniques and vocational pathway opportunities in Koorie learners. This may include pathways into teaching Aboriginal languages in schools, teaching vocational programs for Indigenous cohorts in further education settings and options for self-employment in the delivery of cultural awareness/social inclusion programs. Delivered in partnership with VAEAI (Victorian Aboriginal Education Association Incorporated) and VACSAL (Victorian Aboriginal Community Services Limited).