FSK20119 Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways Parramatta College

FSK20119 Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways

FSK20119 Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways

About the course
This qualification is designed for individuals who require further foundation skills development to prepare for workforce entry or vocational training pathways.

It is suitable for individuals who require:
·         a pathway to employment or further vocational training
·         reading, writing, oral communication, learning and numeracy skills primarily aligned to the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) Level 3
·         entry level digital literacy and employability skills
·         a vocational training and employment plan

Computer usage is provided in the classroom for reference to internet sites and templates. To gain the full qualification you will need to satisfactorily complete all the units listed below including all required assessments and other evidence requirements. Where a learner does not satisfactorily complete the full qualification, a Statement of Attainment will be issued for those units that have been satisfactorily completed.

This qualification will be delivered in a classroom environment by a qualified industry skilled trainer at Western Sydney Skills Hub at North Parramatta. Address – 410 Church St, Level 3, Suite 34, North Parramatta, NSW 2151. Please note that classes may not be available when you are reading this course description, but the college still encourages the potential candidates to register their interest by joining the waiting list (available at the bottom of this page).

NSW Govt Funding

NSW Govt funding may be available for this qualification for eligible candidates. Please visit www.smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au to do a preliminary check of your eligibility. Alternatively, you can complete the Application Form and send it to admin@parramattacollege.edu.au. Make sure you save the completed application form in PDF before emailing.

Please do not enrol online if you find yourself eligible for NSW Govt subsidy. Just send us the completed enrolment form (https://www.parramattacollege.com.au/enrol), a copy of your Centrelink Statement if you receive Commonwealth Welfare benefit and a copy of your photo ID. We will then let you know how much subsidy you are entitled to.

 

Selection of units of competency

Core unit
FSKLRG011        Use routine strategies for work-related learning  

Elective units
FSKNUM014      Calculate with whole numbers and familiar fractions, decimals and percentages for work
FSKNUM015      Estimate, measure and calculate with routine metric measurements for work
FSKDIG003        Use digital technology for non-routine workplace tasks
FSKLRG010        Use routine strategies for career planning
FSKLRG014        Manage strategies for career progression
FSKOCM007      Interact effectively with others at work
FSKRDG008       Read and respond to information in routine visual and graphic texts
FSKWTG009      Write routine workplace texts
FSKRDG010       Read and respond to routine workplace information
BSBTEC101        Operate digital devices
BSBCMM211     Apply communication skills
BSBPEF101         Plan and prepare for work readiness  

Delivery strategies
This course is focused on developing workplace skills and will allow students to gain real experience in the classroom, practice in small groups of up to 15 students, and undertake assessments based on current industry practices. You are expected to attend 220 hours of classroom delivery over 6 months. It is expected that a full-time study load outside the classroom will involve up to 20 hours a week of study. In class delivery includes:

·         Classroom delivery by experienced and industry skilled trainer
·         Simulated in class experience
·         Activities performed in the class
·         Role plays as required in any given unit of competency
·         Audio/Video presentation to introduce learners with real life scenarios
·         Self-paced trainer led activities to reinforce, extend and reflect on what has been learnt in the class

Assessment strategies
Assessments for this qualification include both formative and summative assessments in the form of:
·         Direct observation in a simulated work environment by a Trainer/ Assessor of this course
·         Portfolio of evidence assessed by a Trainer/ Assessor of this course. This portfolio would also include workbooks completed at the students' own time,
·         Critical reflections of work undertaken in demonstrating skills
·         Role plays and workplace simulation exercises where demonstration of skills cannot be achieved within the workplace.
·         Presentation of information in the workplace or in a simulated work environment
·         Written reports; and
·         Knowledge based exercises which demonstrate key knowledge across subjects in the form of quizzes or short answer questions.

Course Fee $3,650

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Please note that applying for RPL may not automatically result in issuing of the qualification or statement of attainment. No refund will be made if the RPL assessment results in a partial qualification or no qualification. However, you have the right to appeal for a review of the RPL decision. Please download a copy of our Student Handbook (https://www.parramattacollege.edu.au/enrol) for further information.

Final outcome
Upon successful completion of all the required units of competency, you will be awarded with FSK20119 Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways.

Have more questions to ask?
Please feel free to contact our friendly enrolment officers on 02 9687 2072 to discuss more about the course or send an email to admin@parramattacollege.edu.au

Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways FSK20119.
  • Use digital technology for non-routine workplace tasks (FSKDIG003)
  • Read and respond to routine workplace information (FSKRDG010)
  • Write routine workplace texts (FSKWTG009)
  • Read and respond to information in routine visual and graphic texts (FSKRDG008)
  • Manage strategies for career progression (FSKLRG014)
  • Use routine strategies for career planning (FSKLRG010)
  • Operate digital devices (BSBTEC101)
  • Use routine strategies for work-related learning (FSKLRG011)
  • Estimate, measure and calculate with routine metric measurements for work (FSKNUM015)
  • Calculate with whole numbers and familiar fractions, decimals and percentages for work (FSKNUM014)
  • Plan and prepare for work readiness (BSBPEF101)
  • Interact effectively with others at work (FSKOCM007)
  • Apply communication skills (BSBCMM211)

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.