Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory)

Jobs and Skills WA: Foundation and learning support courses
Take that first step towards your new future!

Take control of your own future and improve your skills with the Certificate I in General Education for Adults. This is the perfect course for anyone who wants to improve their reading, writing, maths and computer skills.

You will learn how to make a plan and set goals; simple reading and writing; how to create basic documents; starter level computer skills; basic maths; and working with money.

This course will boost your confidence and help get you ready to take that first step into study or employment. 

Foundation skills
Industry: English, Languages and Foundation Studies
National course code: 22476VIC | WA State ID: BEH64

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To find out more about doing this course at a WA TAFE college, select one of the TAFEs listed below to read their course descriptions. You'll also be able to see at which TAFE campus/es the course is delivered.

If you would like further information such as when the course is available and how to enrol, and details of course fees, or if you have questions about how the course is delivered, please follow the Find out more link to go to the TAFE's website where you will find full course details and contact information so that you can speak to the TAFE directly.

Do you want to take control of your future?

When you finish the Certificate I in General Education for Adults you will have better reading, writing, maths, and computer skills.

You will learn:

  • how to make a plan
  • simple reading and writing
  • how to make simple documents
  • basic computer skills
  • simple maths, working with money.

Locations

Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Northam

Gain the skills to enter further study and employment.

This course aims to provide a general education to participants. That is, initial skill development in reading, writing and numeracy and skill development in a variety of areas to meet personal needs and to facilitate participation in the community, or other workplace and further education and training.

Upon successful completion, participants will be able to:

  • Clarify project goals with an appropriate support person
  • Plan, carry out and evaluate projects
  • Develop and document a personal study plan and gather a portfolio of evidence with support
  • Read and interpret short, explicit and personally relevant texts
  • Create simple, personally relevant texts
  • Apply simple mathematical knowledge in familiar and everyday situations

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Locations

Broome Campus
Derby Campus
Fitzroy Crossing Campus
Halls Creek Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia Campus
Pundulmurra Campus
Tom Price Campus
Wyndham Campus

This CGEA course aims to provide a general education. That is, initial skill development in reading, writing and numeracy and skill development in a variety of areas to meet personal needs and to facilitate participation in the community, or other workplace and further education and training. On successful completion of this course a participant will be able to: - clarify project goals with an appropriate support person, plan, carry out and evaluate a project - develop and document a personal study plan and gather a portfolio of evidence with support - read and interpret short, explicit and personally relevant texts - create simple, personally relevant texts - apply simple mathematical knowledge in familiar and everyday situations. This qualification aims to improve your academic skills to undertake further training and education and enhance your employment opportunities.

There are no entrance requirements as such but a pre enrolment interview is required and enrolment is available throughout the year. Please contact the area of study for an appointment.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Locations

Bunbury
Busselton
Collie
Harvey
Manjimup
Margaret River
Narrogin

The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.