Community Services


This 40-hour (over 2 terms) pre-accredited program is for adult learners who need to develop literacy and numeracy skills to increase their chances of employment or further study within the community services sector.

The activities support learners to gain vocationally contextualised foundational skills through practical and applied learning activities. Each module provides opportunities for learners to participate in individual, small group or whole class activities, helping them to build confidence and develop their skills.

Topics include:

  • Getting started
  • Explore community services
  • Organising daily tasks
  • First point of contact
  • Person-centred approach
  • Looking after yourself
  • Community events
  • Care standards
  • Working with others
  • Using technology.

Learners must have a Pre-Intermediate level of English to participate in this course (suitable for EAL Levels 2 and 3).

Enrol Here

You will need to REGISTER for this course by clicking the Payment Option above. Once you have paid for the course, you will receive a booking notification email. You will then be asked to complete and submit an Enrolment Form.

For more details on how to complete your enrolment, go to our Enrol webpage by clicking HERE.

Refund Policy

A full refund will be given if the student cancels 5 working days prior to the course commencement date.  Otherwise an administration fee of 10% of the cost of course will be deducted.

No refund will be given once a course has commenced, unless the student can provide evidence (medical reasons, personal problems, personal loss).  In this case a refund will be calculated on a pro rata basis.

If a course is cancelled by GEALC, a full refund will be given.