Skills for  Work, Study and Personal Skills

Whether you are out of work, wish to return to work, start your own business, wish to commence or return to study, or are simply looking for a change of direction, we’ve got something to inspire you. These courses have small class numbers to ensure individual attention from the tutor.

Some learners may be eligible for an ACFE subsidy. Enquire at Span for more details.


Writing for your Future

Tutor Tania Chandler

Develop your writing skills and build confidence with our fun and informative course. The focus is on novel writing, but the skills and techniques learnt can be applied to other styles of writing, such as short stories and personal narratives. Suitable for beginner to intermediate writers who are happy to give and receive feedback on their work in a relaxed and encouraging environment. Tania is a writer, editor and tutor published in Australia and internationally.  *ACFE eligibility criteria applies, no ACFE refund on cancelled classes.

Tuesdays 9.30am-11.30am
Term 3 13 July – 14 September
Term 4 5 October – 14 December (No class 2 November)
Fees Full $275 Concession $250  NDIS $303 ACFE $87 *

Wednesday 9.30am–12.00pm
Term 3 14 July- 15 September
Fees: Full $248 Concession $225 NDIS $271 ACFE $87 *
Term 4 6 October – 15 December
Fees: Full $303 Concession $275 NDIS $333 ACFE $87 *


Microbusiness Skills – Sewing

Tutor Marina Clark

In this course you will develop skills in sewing. Students will learn to thread a sewing machine, plan sewing projects, cut and sew basic projects. No previous sewing experience is necessary! *ACFE eligibility criteria applies, no ACFE refund on cancelled classes.

Thursdays 1.00pm-3.00pm
Term 3 15 July –  16 September
Term 4 7 Oct to 9 Dec
Fees: Full $360 Concession $327 NDIS $396 ACFE $77*


Introduction to Cooking and Hospitality

Tutor Catherine Donnelly

Learn cooking skills in this hands on and demonstration class. Using fresh seasonal ingredients and garden produce, learn planning, preparation, safety and presentation skills. ACFE and NDIS eligible, contact the Program Coordinator. *ACFE eligibility criteria applies, no ACFE refund on cancelled classes.

Tuesdays 10.00am-12.30pm
Term 3 13 July – 14 September
Term 4 5 October – 14 December
Term Fees: Full $438 Concession $398 NDIS $482 ACFE $87*


Introduction to Horticulture

Students will learn planning, developing and implementing processes of a working garden. This course will build skills in horticulture for use in further study and the workplace.  Contact Span to register your interest. *ACFE eligibility criteria applies, no ACFE refund on cancelled classes.
Fees: Full $421 Concession $383 NDIS $463 ACFE $87*


Microsoft Office Programs – Computer skills

Tutor Russell Lennox

Learn and develop Microsoft Office and other on-line skills for work, further study or personal use. *ACFE eligibility criteria applies, no ACFE refund on cancelled classes.

Fridays  10.00am-12.30pm
Term 3 6 August –  17 September
Fees: Full $158 Concession $143 NDIS $173 ACFE $79*


On-line skills

With the increasing use of digital technology in everyday lives, we need to be up to date. Learn and develop on-line skills for work, further study or personal use. *ACFE eligibility criteria applies, no ACFE refund on cancelled classes.

Term 4 Days and times to be confirmed. 7 weeks. Please contact Span to register your interest.
Fees: Full $206 Concession $187 NDIS $226; ACFE $79*


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