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22481VIC Certificate II in Work Education

Supported Learning Programs

Next intake To be advised
DurationFull-time: 5 months

Course description

This unique program, Certificate II in Work Education supports young people with complex learning needs to develop employment ready skills, knowledge and behaviours. It also offers students the opportunity to meet and interact with new people, build confidence and further their language and communication skills. This course is full-time to give students the best opportunity to gain skills for employment.

This course will give you an understanding of workplace expectations. You will be supported to gain skills in:

  • job seeking and employability
  • personal management
  • teamwork and communication
  • basic literacy and numeracy
  • use of everyday technology.

This course will enhance your employment opportunities and ensure you feel more confident to enter the workforce or continue with your education journey. Upon finishing you course, you can pathway into other Certificate II or III courses or gain entry-level employment.

Register your interest now!
Book your interview with the teaching staff here or call us on 5225 0836

Applications & attendance

Applications for this course are not currently open.

Please contact customer service on 52250538 during business hours to discuss upcoming intake dates.

Please contact Customer Service on 5225 0800 to discuss upcoming intakes.


Students may need to complete some self-paced learning and assessment activities outside class time. This will be different for each course and will depend on a student’s level of skill and experience.

Class days and times in the above table are indicative. Prior to course commencement, changes may be necessary. Follow the link for more information on Attendance mode definitions. When you submit your application, please make sure you answer all the questions. Only successful applicants with complete applications will receive an offer. We issue offers as soon as possible. Follow the link for more information on Offer timing.

Many courses have limited places and high demand. We may close an intake before the date above. We recommend you apply early. If student numbers are insufficient we may cancel an intake or a course.

  • Applicants must be 16 years and over at the time of course commencement.
  • Any student under the age of 17 must provide an Exemption from School form prior to undertaking the course.

  • Evidence of permanent cognitive and/or intellectual disability. Evidence could include:
    • Formal assessment by a registered medical practitioner
    • Doctors/specialist reports
    • Attendance at a Specialist School
    • Integration support at school
    • Integration support at school with a modified curriculum
  • You must reside in Victoria to access Victorian Government Subsidised Fees and any incentive such as Free TAFE. Full fees apply to all non-Victorian residents.

Pre-training review

Each student must complete a pre-training review as part of their application. The outcome of your pre-training review assists our teachers and trainers to better understand your capabilities prior to training and enables you to be matched to the right program. Your literacy and numeracy skills will be evaluated and you may be required to undertake a separate assessment. Follow this link for more information about literacy and numeracy skills .

In order to prepare for your LLN, you may wish to attempt some practise tests in which you will find similar questions (with solutions too). These practice tests are not VSL approved but may be similar in question type and level of difficulty to what may be asked in the VSL approved LLN. Click here for practice tests. Please note, the VSL approved LLN cannot be resat within 3 months of undertaking it.

Personal Learning Requirements

There are personal learning requirements for each qualification at The Gordon. These are essential personal capabilities and skills required to successfully complete the course and be ready to work in the industry.

Please review the requirements here and consider any challenges you may have in meeting them. When applying for your course, please let us know what support you may need.

Selection mode

This course is eligible for Free TAFE!

Eligible Victorian students who elect to use their one Free TAFE opportunity will not incur any tuition fees. Material and resources fees still apply. Follow the link for further information and to check the eligibility criteria.

FeesRateUnitIndicative Course HoursIndicative Tuition Payable by StudentMax. Indicative Government Subsidy Total
Concession Tuition AUD $0.47 per hour 570 AUD $268.00 AUD $12,789.00
Standard Tuition AUD $2.36 per hour 570 AUD $1,345.00 AUD $12,789.00
Full Fee Tuition AUD $16.89 per hour 570 AUD $9,627.00

Add the costs below to your relevant tuition fee

Materials AUD $300.00 Once
Administrative Fee AUD $50.00 Once
Education Levy AUD $85.50


All fees and charges are correct at time of publication but may change without notice. The student tuition fees are indicative only. Additional fees may apply. Where GST is applicable to any courses or materials, the fee displayed is inclusive of the GST.

Which fee will I pay?

Your fees will be charged according to your eligibility for government funding. For more information, visit our Fees & Payments pages.

Fee help and student loans

VET Student Loans are available for eligible students for tuition fees ONLY.
The current years maximum VET Student Loan Course Cap is $

Payment plans may be available for eligible students who need assistance to manage their fee payments.

Many Gordon courses offer pathways to higher qualifications within The Gordon and in some cases, to university degrees. Your Gordon course may provide credit points which could reduce further study time. Follow the link to find more information about pathways, or contact Customer Service.

Date published: 22/11/2023 10:16:26 AM