Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

Nelson Mandela

COURSES & training

COURSES & training

Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.

Nelson Mandela

We offer a range of courses online and in-person. Find out more information and register for sessions below. If you have already purchased a course visit the Learner Portal to view your current courses.

Online Courses

Our online courses are available throughout the term via distance learning with an instructor or as self-led elearning. Click the buttons below for more information.

This course is an introduction to the theories and approaches of community development in a modern, rapidly changing society.

This course has a particular focus on South Australian, local communities. It is a paid course with a discount for members.

These FREE digital training workshops are designed for any adult community educators, or community and neighbourhood centre staff/volunteers that are looking to develop their knowledge and skills.

In-Person Courses

Our in-person courses are offered through our adult community education project called Community Learning. Each term includes various courses that are held at Community Centres or Community Spaces.

These courses can be accessed for free by anyone in the community that is:

  • a South Australian resident, or holds a valid work or study visa, and;
  • is 18 years or older, and;
  • is not enrolled at school or in a FLO program.

One of the most important steps in preparing for employment is learning how to present your ideas well. This course will help you to understand your emotions and needs, and how these influence your interactions with others, to have impactful conversations that boost your confidence and help you feel good for work.

Have you heard about LinkedIn and are interested in learning more, or have a LinkedIn account that you don’t use?

Join this course to learn about the basics of LinkedIn, using it to search for work and building your professional online presence.

If you’d like to work with people, build your confidence and make a meaningful impact in your work, the aged care and disability support sector is an ideal choice.

This introductory course helps you to identify the skills you already have, as well as the job requirements to work in this industry, and to understand the importance of person-centred care.

Launching your own small business can create new opportunities and alternative income streams for yourself.

This practical, step-by-step course will guide you on how to launch, grow or refresh your small business ideas. 

Getting your learners permit is the first step in gaining your drivers licence. A licence to drive opens up new employment opportunities!

This course supports you to understand the road rules so you can successfully pass your learner’s test and increase your job prospects.

Workplaces and places of study require us to have a working knowledge of computer programs and internet-based technologies.

This course will help you to build the digital skills you need to confidently pursue and engage in work and study.

Improving your English language skills can build your confidence in everyday life and prepare you for work and study.

This practical course will help you to identify your employment goals and to read, write and speak effectively in an Australian work environment.

 

One of the most important steps in preparing for employment is learning how to improve and maintain our wellbeing and resilience.

This course will help you to understand your emotions and needs, how these influence your interactions with others, and the daily self-care tools you can use to boost your confidence and feel good for work.

Become job ready and learn the essential computer and communication skills you need to apply for work, and in the workplace.

This course will help you to find and secure a job, as well as seek further training options, in a supportive and practical learning environment. 

Let us know what works for you...

If the sessions we have available are not suitable, please fill out the expression of interest form below. One of our team will get back to you about upcoming sessions in your area.

Expression of Interest

Location
Days
Times
Length
Start Date

Australian Refugee Association | Salisbury

Wednesdays

1:00pm-4:00pm

8 weeks

5th April 2022

Australian Refugee Association | Salisbury

Wednesdays

1:00pm-4:00pm

8 weeks

5th April 2022

Australian Refugee Association | Salisbury

Wednesdays

1:00pm-4:00pm

8 weeks

5th April 2022

Australian Refugee Association | Salisbury

Wednesdays

1:00pm-4:00pm

8 weeks

5th April 2022

Australian Refugee Association | Salisbury

Wednesdays

1:00pm-4:00pm

8 weeks

5th April 2022

Australian Refugee Association | Salisbury

Wednesdays

1:00pm-4:00pm

8 weeks

5th April 2022

Australian Refugee Association | Salisbury

Wednesdays

1:00pm-4:00pm

8 weeks

5th April 2022

Australian Refugee Association | Salisbury

Wednesdays

1:00pm-4:00pm

8 weeks

5th April 2022

'Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.'

Benjamin Franklin