Southern Cross Catholic Vocational College Burwood

17 Comer St, Burwood | Website

Courses

  • Automotive - This course prepares students to perform a limited range of tasks related to the mechanical and electrical components and systems of cars, heavy vehicles, outdoor power equipment, bicycles, marine craft and motorcycles.
  • Beauty Services - Through this course students can learn the knowledge and skills required to undertake the role of individuals employed as make-up artists to design and apply make-up for a range of purposes and occasions across the beauty, fashion, media and entertainment industries.
  • Business Services - This course would suit students who are interested in a career in the office or business environment and in other personal contact service occupations such as legal or medical secretary, business management, marketing, advertising and finance.
  • Construction - The course qualification is nationally recognised entry-level qualification for employment in the Construction industry. This course would suit students who are interested in a career in the building and construction industry, building certification or project management in that industry.
  • Early Childhood Education & Care - This course prepares students for the recognised entry-level qualifications required for employment in the Community Services industry. The course would suit students who are interested in either a career in Education, the Child-care Industry or part-time work while undertaking further study.
  • Entertainment Industry - This course would suit students who are interested in a career in the Entertainment Industry, working in possible jobs such as stage-hand, technical assistant in lighting and sound.
  • Fitness - This course prepares students for entry-level qualifications required for employment in the Fitness industry. Due to the elective specialisation chosen, it provides a pathway to work as the role of gym instructors.
  • Furniture Making - Throughout this course, students develop the skills and knowledge required to perform the manufacture of free-standing furniture or built-in cabinets, and provide on-site assistance in the installation of furniture or cabinets involving known routines and procedures and some accountability for the quality of outcomes.
  • Hospitality – Food & Beverage - The course would suit students who are interested in a career in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry, working in hotels, motels, restaurants, clubs, catering organisations, resorts, travel and tourism organisations.
  • Hospitality – Kitchen Operations - This course provides a pathway to work in kitchen operations in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, catering operations, clubs, pubs, cafes, cafeterias, coffee shops and institutions such as aged care facilities, hospitals, prisons and schools.
  • Hospitality 120hr Specialisation – Catering Operations - This qualification provides a pathway to work in various catering settings such as hospitals and aged care facilities, sporting and entertainment venues, hotel banqueting departments, cook–chill production kitchens and mobile catering businesses of varying size.
  • Human Services (Health) - This course would suit students who are interested in a career in the Health Industry.
  • Information, Digital Media and Technology - This course provides a foundation in general computing and employment skills that enable participation in an information technology environment in any industry. It also assists students to achieve a degree of confidence and self-sufficiency as an advanced ICT user.
  • Male dominated trades in girls’ sights - The young women studying male-dominated trades at Southern Cross Catholic Vocational College hope to inspire others to follow their dreams this International Women’s Day. Source: Male dominated trades in girls’ sights
  • Music Industry - This course would suit students interested in a career in the music industry’s many creative roles or related fields.
  • Post-school VET – Business - This course provides Year 12 HSC Business Services students the opportunity to upgrade from a Certificate II in Business to a Certificate III qualification.
  • Post-school VET – Early Childhood Education and Care - This qualification is recognised as the entry-level qualification for employment in the Child Care industry and would suit students who are interested in a career in the industry or part-time work while undertaking further study.   The qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of early childhood education settings who work within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. They support the implementation of an approved learning framework, and support children’s wellbeing, learning and development. Depending on the setting, educators may work under... Read More
  • Post-school VET – Health Services Assistance - This qualification is recognised entry-level for employment in the Health industry. The course would suit students who are interested in a career in the Health Industry, working in hospitals and aged care facilities such as nursing homes. Students may also wish to complete this course to assist in part-time work while undertaking further study. The course is available to students who have successfully completed all Units of Competency in the 240 hour Health Services Assistance course, as part of their HSC studies.
  • Post-school VET – Information, Digital Media and Technology - This course provides Year 12 HSC IDT students the opportunity to complete the Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology qualification.
  • Property Services - This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required for an entry level real estate sales or property management support person. This course includes the units required by NSW Fair Trading to apply for a Certificate of Registration to sell or lease property in NSW, whilst working for a licenced agent. This course is provided at Southern Cross Catholic Vocational College Burwood by Real Estate Training Solutions P/L (RTO ID 90897)
  • Retail Services - This course would suit students interested in a career in the retail environment, retail management, marketing, advertising and finance.
  • Screen and Media - This course prepares students to apply a broad range of competencies in a varied work contexts in the film, television, radio or digital media industries.
  • The landscape of vocational education and training is changing - Minister for Regional Development, Skills and Small Business John Barilaro addresses guests at the NSW launch of National Skills Week. Photo: Gene Ramirez   The diversity of opportunities available through vocational pathways was emphasised when Southern Cross Catholic Vocational College Burwood hosted the NSW launch of National Skills Week. Source: The landscape of vocational education and training is changing
  • Tourism, Travel & Events - This course would suit students interested in a career in event operations with event management companies, event venues, or organisations which organise their own events, in a range of industries.