1. Alternate Education and Learning Programs



    Services/programs

      Alternate Education and Learning Programs

    • Alternative Youth Education Programs (Narre Community Learning Centre)

      Provides alternative education programs for disengaged youth unable to attend mainstream...

      Eligibility: Young people aged 13-20 years. Conditions apply for students under the age of 15 years.

      Contact: 03 9704 7388

      Referral by: - Parents, case workers, health...

    • AMES Australia (Dandenong)

      AMES Youth Program delivers the Adult Migrant English Program customised to the needs and...

      Eligibility: To be eligible for the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP), clients 18 years and over must:

      Contact: 03 8791 2401

      Referral by:

    • AMES Australia (Noble Park)

      AMES Youth Program delivers the Adult Migrant English Program customised to the needs and...

      Eligibility: To be eligible for the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP), clients 18 years and over must:

      Contact: 03 8558 8800

      Referral by:

    • AMES: Further Study and Pathways to Employment

      Provides high level youth program studies: Further Study and Pathways to Employment (CSWE2/3)

      Eligibility: To be eligible for the Further study and pathways to employment (CSWE2/3), clients 18 years and...

      Contact: 03 9563 4777

      Referral by: - Newly arrived eligible migrant and refugee...

    • Berry Street School, Noble Park Campus

      The Berry Street School is a specialist independent secondary (Years 7 - 12) school. We work from...

      Eligibility: Young people wishing to attend the Berry Street School must meet at least four (4) of the...

      Contact: 03 9239 1400

      Referral by: - Families, DHHS, Community Service Organisations,...

    • Brand New Day

      Provides FREE training/short course (non accredited) to vulnerable young people. Courses...

      Eligibility: Call for eligibility

      Contact: (03) 8774 3130

      Referral by: - Anyone can refer, booking is required to...

    • Computer Courses

      Non-accredited courses in Basic Computer and Business Administration Computer classes and...

      Eligibility: Our computer classes are for all ages, from the young to the young at heart.

      Contact: 03 9703 1688

      Referral by: Self-referral.

    • Connections

      Connections is for students who are not quite ready to enter Pre-Cal or VCAL. Some students may...

      Eligibility: Be able to attend regularly and live in a relatively close distance to the Centre.
      An...

      Contact: 03 5996 9056

      Referral by: - Schools and youth service providers can refer....

    • Foundation College

      The Pathway and Employment Preparation (PEP) programs which include the Certificate of General...

      Eligibility: Your eligibility can be established during an interview with a qualified teacher. In general the...

      Contact: 1300 517 459

      Referral by: Bookings for an interview can be made by contacting...

    • Hand Brake Turn - Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology

      The objective of the Certificate II is to make people of all ages (particularly "at-risk" youth)...

      Eligibility: Participants must be aged 15 or over and very basic literacy skills are preferred for their own...

      Contact: 03 9793 1466

      Referral by: - Anyone may refer a new applicant to Hand Brake Turn.

    • Learning for Life

      Learning for Life provides the support of a worker focussed on educational outcomes for young...

      Eligibility: Children and young people from Prep to Year 9 whose family hold a Health Care card and who go to...

      Contact: 03 8571 1794

      Referral by: - Teachers or wellbeing services in our partner...

    • Merinda Park Learning and Community Centre

      Provides

      Eligibility: Young people 14-19

      Contact: 5996 9056

      Referral by: - Any one and self referral

    • Operation Newstart Casey

      Operation Newstart Casey is a personal development program for youth ‘at risk’ aged...

      Eligibility: The program caters for secondary school students aged 14 to 16 who are considered to be at risk...

      Contact: 03 8794 9577

      Referral by: - Referrals are only accepted via financial partner...

    • Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning - Intermediate/Senior

      VCAL is a hands-on option for students and gives practical work related experience, as well as...

      Eligibility: Be able to attend regularly and live in a relatively close distance to the Centre.
      An...

      Contact: 03 5996 9056

      Referral by: - Schools and youth service providers can refer....

    • Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning - Pre-Cal/Foundation

      Pre-Cal is an integrated program with a 'work ready' focus, which can be modified for both year 9...

      Eligibility: Be able to attend regularly and live in a relatively close distance to the Centre.
      An...

      Contact: 03 5996 9056

      Referral by: - Schools and youth service providers can refer....