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Challenger TAFE Access and Bridging Programs
What are Access and Bridging Programs? <ul><li>They are usually semester length courses that enable students to bridge ski...
Who are our students? <ul><li>Usually seeking further education and personal development and may include people who: </li>...
What can we offer? <ul><li>A supportive learning environment with a strong emphasis on building self esteem  </li></ul><ul...
Courses <ul><li>Certificates of General Education for Adults (CGEA) Cert I, II & III </li></ul><ul><li>New Opportunities f...
CGEA <ul><li>Certificate I – Approximate equivalent to Year 9 </li></ul><ul><li>Certificate II – Year 10 equivalent for TA...
NOW <ul><li>Recognised as Year 10 equivalent for TAFE Admission purposes </li></ul><ul><li>Usually runs for 3 days a week ...
WOW <ul><li>Recognised as Year 10 equivalent for TAFE Admission purposes </li></ul><ul><li>Offered with a Science focus at...
GATE <ul><li>Recognised as Year 10 equivalent for TAFE Admission purposes </li></ul><ul><li>Offered with a focus on Youth,...
CELL <ul><li>Certificates for people from a CaLD background who need language, literacy and numeracy skills. </li></ul><ul...
How to apply for Access & Bridging Courses <ul><li>Fill in an application form available at the campus where the course is...
Further Information <ul><li>Contact Course Coordinators at specific campuses to discuss course content. Copies of timetabl...
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  1. 1. Challenger TAFE Access and Bridging Programs
  2. 2. What are Access and Bridging Programs? <ul><li>They are usually semester length courses that enable students to bridge skills gaps in order to access further training. </li></ul><ul><li>No pre-requisites to enter courses </li></ul><ul><li>No TAFE Admission forms </li></ul><ul><li>No Application Fees </li></ul><ul><li>No Tuition Fees </li></ul>
  3. 3. Who are our students? <ul><li>Usually seeking further education and personal development and may include people who: </li></ul><ul><li>Seek to gain minimum entry requirements for further training (Year 10 equivalent) </li></ul><ul><li>Are single parents </li></ul><ul><li>Mature aged </li></ul><ul><li>Come from a CaLD background </li></ul><ul><li>Left school early </li></ul><ul><li>Have disabilities </li></ul><ul><li>Are participating in rehabilitation programs </li></ul>
  4. 4. What can we offer? <ul><li>A supportive learning environment with a strong emphasis on building self esteem </li></ul><ul><li>Flexible deadlines </li></ul><ul><li>Timetables designed so that in-class study coincides with school hours and holiday times </li></ul><ul><li>Assistance in recognising and embarking upon training and career pathways </li></ul><ul><li>Guidance in study skills </li></ul><ul><li>A generic approach to building skills in language, literacy and numeracy </li></ul><ul><li>A positive, encouraging team of lecturers </li></ul>
  5. 5. Courses <ul><li>Certificates of General Education for Adults (CGEA) Cert I, II & III </li></ul><ul><li>New Opportunities for Women (NOW) </li></ul><ul><li>Wider Opportunities for Work (WOW) </li></ul><ul><li>Gaining Access to Training and Employment (GATE) </li></ul><ul><li>Certificates in English Language Literacies (CELL) </li></ul>
  6. 6. CGEA <ul><li>Certificate I – Approximate equivalent to Year 9 </li></ul><ul><li>Certificate II – Year 10 equivalent for TAFE entry </li></ul><ul><li>Certificate III – Year 11 equivalent for TAFE entry </li></ul><ul><li>Offered full time and part time at: </li></ul><ul><li>Rockingham </li></ul><ul><li>Fremantle </li></ul><ul><li>Kwinana </li></ul><ul><li>Peel </li></ul>
  7. 7. NOW <ul><li>Recognised as Year 10 equivalent for TAFE Admission purposes </li></ul><ul><li>Usually runs for 3 days a week over 15 weeks at: </li></ul><ul><li>Rockingham </li></ul><ul><li>Kwinana </li></ul><ul><li>Peel </li></ul><ul><li>Fremantle </li></ul><ul><li>Murdoch </li></ul>
  8. 8. WOW <ul><li>Recognised as Year 10 equivalent for TAFE Admission purposes </li></ul><ul><li>Offered with a Science focus at: </li></ul><ul><li>Rockingham </li></ul><ul><li>Peel </li></ul>
  9. 9. GATE <ul><li>Recognised as Year 10 equivalent for TAFE Admission purposes </li></ul><ul><li>Offered with a focus on Youth, Men or People with Disabilities at: </li></ul><ul><li>Rockingham </li></ul><ul><li>Kwinana </li></ul><ul><li>Fremantle </li></ul>
  10. 10. CELL <ul><li>Certificates for people from a CaLD background who need language, literacy and numeracy skills. </li></ul><ul><li>Full time Certificate I & II offered at: </li></ul><ul><li>Fremantle </li></ul><ul><li>Part time Certificate II offered at: </li></ul><ul><li>Fremantle </li></ul><ul><li>Rockingham </li></ul>
  11. 11. How to apply for Access & Bridging Courses <ul><li>Fill in an application form available at the campus where the course is offered. </li></ul><ul><li>Students are contacted prior to enrolments and advised of an offer. </li></ul><ul><li>Some students may be asked to attend an interview or pre-course placement </li></ul><ul><li>Students enrol on the college’s part time enrolment days. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Further Information <ul><li>Contact Course Coordinators at specific campuses to discuss course content. Copies of timetables may also be available </li></ul><ul><li>Contact the Information Officers at the local campus </li></ul>

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