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Workplace Learning Coordinator Program (WLC Program)

There's nothing like on-the-job experience when it comes to thinking about career choices.Our Workplace Learning Coordinators Program makes it possible for young people aged 15-19 to try out different jobs, meet local employers and gain beneficial work experience. They do this by facilitating and coordinating:

We work with government and non-government secondary schools, TAFEs, Adult and Community Education providers, industry, local employers and Koorie community representatives to identify local skill and student learning needs and to generate workplace learning opportunities for young people.

The program aims to:

VETiS and VCAL students need to complete a Structured Workplace Learning (SWL) component as part of their program. Students undertake on-the-job training where they are expected to master skills and competencies. A great opportunity for students to develop employability skills.

To download a Structured Workplace Learning Record Book Click Here

School Based Apprenticeships and Traineeships:

Work Experience:

Secondary school students can take part in work experience where they have an opportunity to observe and learn about the particular job, workplace or industry where they are placed. These are short term placements with host employers.

To download a Work Experience Planner Click Here
Students looking for help in finding a work placement Click Here
Employers who want more information about work placement Click Here

For more information please contact:

Lisa Howlett
WLC Program Coordinator - Team Leader

Lisa Howlett
03 5336 5018
lisa@highlandsllen.org


Mick Prato
WLCP - Project Officer

Mick Prato
03 5336 5018
mprato@highlandsllen.org


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