Adult Education

Learning a new skill at Sorrento CC will give you a great sense of accomplishment, enhance your employment possibilities and connect you with your community. Group interaction and encouragement strengthens the learning process.

Our First Aid courses will give you the know-how to help people in emergency situations. Whether you are looking for a full First Aid course, a course specifically designed for working with children or vulnerable adults, or a 're-accreditation' we have them all on offer.

Responsible Service of Alcohol could open the door to new opportunities, and Work Preparation courses will open up a world of possibility.

To ask about our next courses - or request a course be included in our program:

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Term 2, 2021 Program Guide
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First Aid / CPR Full Course

Do you know how to treat someone for a snake bite? Could you help a person who collapsed in the street? What about your knowledge of CPR?

How many times have you considered doing a First Aid course?

Here’s your chance. Our qualified and highly experienced Trainer from the Institute of Education and Training, (RTOID:41300) will equip you with the skills to become a qualified First Aider.

*For enrolment you will need a USI (Unique Student Identifier). If you don't have one, we can help you get yours.

HLTAID003 - Provide First Aid - will train you to become a confident, fully qualified First Aider (9am-4pm) $145.

HLTAID001 - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) (9am-11am). $60

HLTAID004 - Provide First Aid for Teachers and Carers. $135 (includes CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management)

Next Course: Thursday 25/3/2021.  9.30 - 3pm

Cost - 'Provide First Aid' (full course) - $145;  'CPR' only - $60

First Aid Re-Accreditation

For when your First Aid qualification is out of date - and needing to be renewed.

This course is suitable for those who have completed a Full First Aid course in the last 12 months or have completed a previous Re-accreditation course with Healthguard within the last 12 months.

3 hour course.

Next Course: Monday 23/3/2021.

Full Re-Accreditation:  5pm - 8pm. $80

CPR Update: 5pm - 7pm. $70

Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA)

This course is a must for anyone who wants to work for licensed premises that hold a general, on-premises packaged liquor or late night licence.

You’ll learn about alcohol and the law, problems associated with excessive consumption, how to handle difficult customers – and much more.

The course is approved by the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR).

Next Course date:  TBA

Times:  5pm - 9pm

Cost: $55

French Conversation - the basics

We may not be able to travel overseas just yet, but be prepared for when you can take that next trip to be more confident speaking in French fluently - or just join us for fun!.  This entertaining small group class has a focus on pronunciation and fluency so that you can be understood when speaking.

Fridays

10am-12pm  Commences 5/2/2021

Cost: $180 (8 week course) (+$15 Annual Registration Levy)

Greek For Travellers

NEW!  Our enthusiastic and experienced tutor has carefully designed this fun, no-pressure class that will have you mastering survival language for travelling through Greece with confidence. Course varied, interesting and fun!

Tuesdays. Commences 9/2/2021

2pm-3pm OR 6pm to 7pm - please let us know your preference

Cost: $90 (8 week course) (+$15 Annual Registration Levy)

Alcoholics Anonymous

Saturdays: Contact the centre for more information on specific start times

Sorrento Community Centre acknowledges and pays respect to the Boon Wurrung / Bunurong people, 

the traditional custodians of these lands and waters.