Skills Development Programs

Auslan Level 1 – Introduction to Sign Language

Learning Auslan (Australian Sign Language) can help members of the deaf and hard of hearing community to communicate with family, workmates and others. Learn frequently used signs, hand shapes, introductions and greetings, age, time and months, people and relationships, deaf culture and communication, Auslan variations and HOLME.

Starts: See program guide
Duration: 9 weekly sessions
Full Course Fees: $   |   Concession Fees:$ 

Writing with a Purpose

Feel more confident about your reading and writing skills in everyday situations. Increase your employment prospects. Topics include reading instructions and signs, filling out forms and more. This small group will focus on the individual learning needs of each student.

Starts: See program guide
Duration: 4 sessions
Full Course Fees: $   |   Concession Fees: $

Basic Carpentry Skills

Women only group working on your own carpentry projects with support from our experienced trainer.

Learning to work with wood, the basic tools and equipment to complete a project, and creating your projects in this introduction to the basic principles and practical skills of carpentry incorporating problem-solving, work coordination, and cooperative teamwork skills.

Develop knowledge and an overall introduction to lead into a career in working with wood or setting up of a home-based business or even just for a hobby.

Wednesday Morning                        Wednesday Afternoon                 Thursday Morning
9:30 am – 12:30 pm                           1:30 pm – 4:30 pm                         9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Saturday  Morning
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Starts: See program guide
Duration: 10 weekly sessions
Full Course Fees: $110   |   Concession Fees: $50


Coming Soon – Training for Retail

Would you like to work in retail? This training provides an introduction to the retail industry. Learn the skills to perform a range of roles and tasks within a retail environment. Includes practical experience in an Op Shop. Get a head start today.

Starts: Watch our program guide for start dates
Duration: 10 weekly sessions

Coming Soon – Introduction to Hospitality

Would you like to work in hospitality? This training provides an introduction to the hospitality industry. Learn the skills to perform a range of roles and tasks within a hsopitality environment. Includes practical experience in assisting to prepare and cook a community lunch for vulnerable members of our community. Get a head start today.

Starts: Watch our program guide for start dates
Duration: 10 weekly sessions

COVID19 Guarantee

In the event of increased COVID19 restrictions:
Where programs have already commenced, HLLC will schedule make-up sessions.
Where programs are yet to commence, HLLC will provide a class credit to be used within 12 months.

Staying Safe

We are open with COVID safe protocols in place, and we are happy to be welcoming our community back to HLLC. If you are visiting our office we ask that you check in at reception upon arrival, and continue to observe good hand hygiene practices and social distancing guidelines.

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