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Computer Skills Course

Work for the Dole: Language, Literacy & Numeracy for Job Seekers

This course provides you with literacy, numeracy, digital and job-specific skills to become better qualified for employment. It’s a Work for the Dole eligible program that includes computer literacy training for job seekers who need digital experience and capabilities.

Who is it For?

To be eligible for this course, you need to be:

  • Aged 18–59
  • Participating in jobactive
  • Receiving income support payments and have a mutual obligation requirement

How it Works

MTC Australia can deliver the course at one of our 20 locations across NSW or onsite with a jobactive provider. You’ll attend face-to-face training tailored to your needs in a friendly and supportive environment. New intakes start every fortnight.

The course includes training in four key areas:

  • Literacy and numeracy
  • Vocational skills
  • Computer literacy: online job search and applications, email and online communications, touch typing and Microsoft Office applications
  • Pre-employment: resume writing, interviews, career planning, cold calling, volunteering, canvassing letters and networking

At the end of the course, you will have a Statement of Attainment or Certificate I in General Education for Adults-Introductory (22235VIC).

Your Next Step

To apply or to find out more:

Call MTC Australia on 1300 981 901  or fill out the online enquiry form. 

Download the Factsheet

You can take all the above information with you to Centrelink or to your provider by downloading and printing the course factsheet below.

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