News stories tagged with "Short course"
Course helping parents and teachers communicate
September 29, 2022
A bespoke short course by Navitas Skilled Futures is helping migrant parents communicate more effectively with their children’s schools and teachers, while growing in confidence and independence. The English for School Communication course has run every Friday for the past 10 weeks at Cabramatta College. Approached by a local primary school to run the course, […]
Sewing program providing Afghan women with skills for independence
September 9, 2022
An Afghan women’s social enterprise project combining English lessons with sewing is more about creating opportunities than products, with participants gaining skills and knowledge for greater social and economic independence. As part of the ‘English for Sewing’ project a group of 15 recently arrived Afghan women living in Western Sydney are learning how to make […]
Working together to get students Ready4Work
May 27, 2022
A collaborative work-readiness project has seen a group Navitas Skilled Futures students grow in the skills and confidence to take the first step towards a career in aged and disability care. The students, who graduated from the Ready4Work course at Liverpool this week, are now moving on to complete a Certificate III in Individual Support […]
English for Driving: Get on the road with Navitas English and Gymea
August 13, 2021
Navitas Skilled Futures has joined forces with Gymea Community Aid and Information Service to offer a pre-learner course to help participants from resettlement communities get their driver’s license.
The course will help students gain the literacy, numeracy and computer skills they need to prepare for the license tests as well as learning key vocabulary to help them talk about cars and their different parts.