Skills for Success

Two-Day Short Course

This short course provides nationally accredited skills that will empower you to commence study, enter or re-enter the workforce and pursue your dream career with confidence.

Pursue a career with confidence with this two-day, online course specifically tailored for carers. Our trainers stay on the forefront of current recruitment practices to provide you with the best support.

Topics covered includes:

  • Building your resume specifically tailored to your dream job
  • Navigating job search sites to give you confidence to apply for that job
  • Understanding what recruiters are looking for and the latest technologies employed in their searches for a suitable candidate
  • Confidence and self-esteem tips on how to present your best self in job interviews
  • Speaking and interacting with confidence – effective communication in the workplace
  • Becoming comfortable with technology

We offer multiple date options for students with classes taking place between school hours (9.30am-2.30pm QLD time). All courses are offered online, making it easier to attend. You'll be part of a small class to ensure the trainer has dedicated time to individually support you through this journey.

This course is free for Your Caring Way participants. We are here to support and inspire you to achieve your goals. To find out more, email training@carersqld.com.au.

Eligibility:
  • Skills for Success is offered free to carers who are part of the Your Caring Way program, delivered by Carers Queensland. Eligible states include QLD, SA and TAS. Joining is easy, simply email us at training@carersqld.com.au or call 1300 585 636.
  • If you're not a carer, but are interested in doing this course please contact training@carersqld.com.au and one of our team members will assist you.
Technology:
  • Have basic computer skills (e.g. ability to access and use word processing applications like Microsoft Word or equivalent, email and internet) a reliable internet connection, and working computer or laptop.
  • All training is delivered online via Zoom. We will send you instructions on how to access this once you have enrolled.
  • Course is offered on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
  • 2 days from 9.30am – 2.30pm (QLD time). This will be on the same day across two weeks. For example, if you select a Tuesday you will do two Tuesday sessions.
  • We have multiple course dates available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

    For the next dates, please view and select your preferred option here: https://forms.office.com/r/iqQ9Z8hdzS
This course is made up of three nationally accredited units, which are taken from the FSK20113 Certificate II in Skills for Work & Vocational Pathways.
  • BSBWOR204 – Use of business technology
  • FSKOCM006 – Use oral communication skills to participate in work teams
  • FSKOCM007 – Interact effectively with others at work
Free for Your Caring Way participants. Joining is easy, simply email us at training@carersqld.com.au or call 1300 585 636.
If you're not a carer, but are interested in doing this course please contact training@carersqld.com.au and one of our team members will assist you.

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