Many courses at APC include work placements, giving students an opportunity to gain valuable experience and contacts before graduation. Selected students may also participate in ProjectBase, which enables groups to work with industry stakeholders on an idea, concept, project, or business plan.
Certificate II in Workplace Skills
This introductory course is perfect for school leavers and students who have never worked in business and want to find entry-level administrative or customer service roles such as:
- Customer Service Advisor
- Data Entry Operator
- General Clerk
- Payroll Officer
- Word Processing Operator
- Administration Assistant
- Office Assistant
- Sustainable and Safe Work Practices
- Develop Self-awareness
- Customer Service 1
- Workplace Teamwork 1
- Technology in Business 1
Student Growth Stories
Lea's Story – Management / Social Media
Gilberto – Leadership and Management
Erica – Project Management / General English
Hanweddige – Human Resources
Anton – Diploma in Accounting
Recognised Prior Learning (RPL) is available for all courses, subjects and units of learning and competency being offered by APC and APC Design School.
If you have experience, skills and knowledge in your field of work – you may be eligible or even close to attaining a related qualification.
All vocational courses are assessed through a combination of assessment types that may include examinations, essays, reports, group tasks, portfolios and/or presentations.
Successful completion of Australian Year 9 or equivalent.
English language proficiency requirements:
This Course requires you to be at a Pre-Intermediate English Level or have completed the English Proficiency Skills test with an Overall Minimum Pass Rate.
See below requirements to meet an Pre-Intermediate English Proficiency level:
|ELICOS Provider||Number of Weeks |
in this English Level
|Entry Level |
|English Unlimited||8 weeks minimum||80%||Minimum Attendance achieved|
|Other approved ELICOS colleges||10 weeks minimum||80%||Minimum Attendance achieved|
|Absence of ELICOS school proof||YES|
To participate in APC courses students need to have certain technical equipment, software and design equipment. Please check this Technology and Equipment Standard for Students.
|DAY 1||09:00 - 12:00||Subject 1: Livestream Lecture||13:00 - 16:00||Subject 2: Livestream Lecture|
|DAY 2||09:00 - 13:00||Subject 1: Interactive Livestream Tutorial with on-campus support||13:30 - 17:30||Subject 2: Interactive Livestream Tutorial with on-campus support|
|DAY 3||09:00 - 13:00||Online Subject: Livestream Tutorial with on-campus support||15:30 - 17:30||Enhance Your Employability Skills (EYES) tutorial|
- EVENING TIMETABLE – Timetabled sessions are as above with the exception of Lectures
Subject 1 Livestream Lecture 14:00 – 17:00
Subject 2 Livestream Lecture 18:00 – 21:00
- The above is a sample timetable. Actual timetables may vary between campuses. Please contact APC to find out more information on the specific timetable for this course at the campus of your choice. Student timetables are available in MyAPC.hub. Click here to access the Tutorial Topic Calendar FAQ .
- International students are expected to attend and study 20 timetabled hours per week.
Industry Connections with Work Integrated Learning
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Bundle and Save on Visa Costs
Course bundling is when you apply for a series of related courses, instead of just one course, saving you money on your visa costs.
For example, if you are interested in a Certificate II or Certificate III course, you can combine it into a bundle with a related Certificate IV course. Or combine a Certificate IV course with a related Diploma and Advanced Diploma.