Djerriwarrh Community & Education Services is a not for profit organisation which has been delivering training, employment and youth services to the outer western suburbs of Melbourne since 1989. As both a Learn Local provider and a Registered Training Organisation (RTO), Djerriwarrh offers both accredited training and short courses from a range of training packages and curriculums. Some of our accredited training programs include:
- CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care
- CHC30221 Certificate III in School Based Education Support
- CHC22015 Certificate II in Community Services
- CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)
- Responsible Service of Alcohol
We also offer English classes including the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP), Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) and short courses. Aside from English, our short courses also cover areas such as hospitality, IT and computers, beginning a small business, office work skills and commercial cleaning.
Djerriwarrh also delivers pathways to employment and youth service programs funded by state and federal governments. These programs support participants to plan for, find and start training and employment. Some of our current programs include:
- Jobs Victoria Advocates
- Jobs Victoria Employment Mentors
We are also now offering courses leading to pathways to employment in the aged care and construction industries.
Djerriwarh operates principally from sites in Melton and Sunshine. In Melton we are a Community House which is a part of the Melton Council cluster and a member of Neighbourhood Houses Victoria.