Business Essentials

Course Name:

Business Essentials

Course Description:

This is a pre-accredited course conducted through Learn Local in conjunction with the Cloverdale Community Centre. The course focus is to prepare participants to enter the workforce in a business administration role or to undertake further vocational study.

The course is very practical and hands-on. It will include visits to different Geelong industries where participants will see how different workplaces operate.

Participants will complete a total of 10 units over a 17-week period, two days per week.

Course Units:

2101 Personal Development
2102 Communication skills in the workplace
2103 Employability skills and expectations in the workplace
2104 Workplace Health and Safety
2105 Reading, writing and digital technology
2106 Numeracy in the workplace
2107 Support personal wellbeing in the workplace
2108 Customer Service
2109 Strategies to address workplace issues
2110 Work-related learning


17 weeks (2 days per week)

Class Times:

9am – 3pm

Program Commences:

Next course starting date TBC


Northern Futures

10-14 Station St Norlane

Course Adviser:

Barbara Ryan

Additional Info:

There are no pre-requisites to complete this course, although basic computer, literacy and numeracy skills would be an advantage.

Course Enquiries:

If you would like more information about the Business Basics course, please compelte the contact form below.