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Neighbourhood Learning Centre Inc.



40 Fulham Road Rowville,3178 Tel: 9764 1166 Fax: 9764 1215

Basic Introduction to Computers (13BCOMPS1234) Learn how to insert pictures, manage files, save documents and adjust format options Create documents and understand how basic computer skills can enhance your technical skills

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Quality Pre-Accredited Courses


Tuesdays 7.00pm - 9.30pm 15th Oct - 10th Dec (8 weeks) No class on 5th November Fee: $46.50 (Course fee$20,Amenities $20, Materials $6.50) Wednesdays 12.30pm - 3.00pm 16th Oct - 4th Dec (8 weeks) Fee: $46.50 (Course fee$20,Amenities $20, Materials $6.50) Register your interest for a Thursday Beginners class Updating your Skills for Returning to the Workforce (13COMPRW1234) - Two Part Computer Course

Part 1 - Getting Restarted with Computers - Internet & Email Mondays 9.15am - 12.15pm 14th Oct - 9th Dec (7 weeks) No class on 21st Oct & 4th Nov Fee: $47.50 (Course fee $21, Amenities $20, Materials $6.50) Part 2 - Microsoft Word & Excel 2010 (13COMPRW1234) Mondays 12.30pm - 3.30pm 14th Oct - 9th Dec (7 weeks) No class on 21st Oct & 4th Nov Fee: $47.50(Course fee $21, Amenities $20, Materials $6.50) MYOB (13MYOB0234) Computer skills and understanding of account keeping is essential. Own USB required - minimum of 2gb Mondays 6.30pm - 9.30pm 14th Oct - 2nd Dec (7 weeks/21hours) No class on Monday 4th November Fee: $101 (Course fee $21, Amenities $20, $60 for manual & CD) Register your interest for a Tuesday Daytime class. 2

Proof of Australian Residency or Citizenship Required


Introduction to Small Business (13SMBUSI0204) Do you want to run your own small business but don’t know where to start? You will learn • The regulations and laws of Business • Staff Management and Taxation • Developing a Business Plan, Costing & Insurance and more Wednesdays 7pm - 9.30pm 23rd Oct - 11th Dec (8 weeks) Fee: $46.50 (Course fee $20,Amenities $20, Materials $6.50) Women’s Leadership (13WOMENL0230) • • •

Identify and develop your Leadership skills Learn the concepts of Advocacy, Project Management, building partnerships and mentoring, within the workplace or wider community. This course helps you to understand your rights and roles within the community and is beneficial for women from all cultures. Register you interest for 2014. call 9764 1166

Short Course in Office Administration (13OFFADM0203) • Learn customer service skills and to compose official letters. • Occupational Health and Safety procedures, awareness of privacy and copyright laws. • Build knowledge of basic office procedures and how to utilise office templates to create newsletters, flyers and brochures. Register your interest for 2014, call 9764 1166 WebPage Design Upgrade to Windows 8 Basic Computer skills Essential


Learn how to create and publish a simple webpage for the internet. Thursdays 7pm - 9pm 14th Nov - 12th Dec (5 weeks) Fee: $105

Bring your own Windows 8 laptop.

Thursdays 7pm - 9pm 24th Oct - 31st Oct (2 weeks) Bring your own iPad Fee: $35 Tuesdays 9.30am - 11.30am Tuesday 9.30am - 11.30am 26th Nov - 3rd Dec (2 weeks) 12th Nov-19th Nov (2 weeks) Fee: $35 Fee: $35 iPad


Many users may be confused by the re-designed version of Windows, but our tutor will help guide learners through the changes Microsoft has made.

Certificate III in Education

Hospitality Training

With Triscott Educational Services CHC30812 A qualification for people who are preparing to work as Education Support workers in a range of Education settings, including Government Schools, Independent Schools and Community Education. Term 1 2014

With CFT International Pty. Ltd. (RTO #21120) People involved in the preparation or serving of food must undergo accredited training. Nationally recognised for the Hospitality and Retail, Community and Health Services. Food Safety Level 1

Tuesdays 9.15am - 2.45pm

Hospitality & Retail SITXOHS002A Community & Health HLTFS207C

18th Feb - 17th June No class on 29th April 2014

Fee: $750 ($500 If eligible for government funding)

First Aid Training With Revive2Survive (RTO #21688)

CPR Update (HLTFCPR211A) Saturdays 9.30am - 12noon 26th October or 30th November Fee: $70 First Aid Level 2 (HLTFA311A) (Flexible Delivery) Saturdays 9.30am - 1pm 26th October or 30th November Fee: $130

Monday 9.30am – 1.30pm 28th October or 9th December Thursday 12.30pm - 4.30pm 31st October or 28th November Fee: $95 Responsible Service of Alcohol SITHFAB009A

To serve alcohol in Victoria you need this certificate which is approved by the Director of Liquor Licencing Victoria*

Thursday 5.30pm - 9.30pm Management of Anaphylaxis 22099VIC 31st October or Saturday 9.30am - 12.30pm 16th November 28th November Fee: $70 Fee: $75 Management of Asthma in the * All RSA training inVictoria must be workplace 22024VIC delivered face to face as stipulated by Saturday 1pm - 4pm Liquor Licensing Victoria 16th November Fee: $70 4

Languages Mandarin for Beginners Learning Mandarin has great benefits considering our close ties with China and Mandarin speaking people.Studying Mandarin will demystify complex cultural and political differences and connect you with this growing cultural group in your community. Tuesdays 7.30pm - 9pm 22nd Oct - 10th Dec (7 weeks) No class on 5th November NEW Fee: $101.50 Italian Language with Michael Returning students only Wednesdays 6.30pm – 8.30pm 16th Oct - 11th Dec (9 weeks) Fee: $135 Italian Language for Beginners Are you travelling? Michael,our tutor, will help you remember words without repetition and without writing them down. Thursdays 9.30am -11.30am 7th Nov - 12th Dec (6 weeks) Fee: $108

Spanish for Beginners and Travellers Did you know that Spanish is one of the easiest foreign languages to learn?.. Our native speaking teacher will help you to learn in a fun, friendly and communicative way. Materials: Please, bring pen, notebook and a pocket folder and “Essential Spanish-Berlitz” book.

Wednesdays 6.30pm - 8.30pm 16th Oct - 11th Dec (9 weeks) Fee: $144 Conversational French Are you planning to travel? Our tutor will help you learn the language needed to get answers for when, where, how, why & what? Tuesdays 7pm - 9pm 12th Nov - 10th Dec (5 weeks) Fee: $90


Digital SLR Cameras Course designed to assist users of a DSLR to more fully understand the non automatic features which may improve the end result of images. Sessions will also cover how to improve the visual appeal of images and identify areas to avoid to obtain more pleasing results. Monday 9.30am - 11.30am 14th Oct - 18th Nov (4 weeks) No class on 21st Oct & 4th Nov Fee: $84

Photo Editing using Photoshop Elements Edit downloaded images using Photoshop Elements and be ready to print by improving visual effects, correcting faults and removing or modify some unwanted inclusions. Thursdays 7pm - 9pm 17th Oct - 7th Nov(4 weeks) Fee: $63 Wednesdays 9.30am – 11.30am 30th Oct - 20th Nov(4 weeks) Fee: $63 5

Introduction to Animation Whether you’re a budding Walt Disney or merely want to make your PowerPoint presentation come alive, this workshop is for you.This is serious fun in a friendly learning environment where you’ll see how the professionals do it. Basic computer skills essential. Saturdays 9.30am -11.30am 26th Oct - 16th Nov (3 weeks) No class on 2nd Nov Fee: $65



Starting an Online InfoBusiness for Home Entrepreneurs This workshop will show you how to turn your passions and expertise into an online information product that you can market on the Internet to earn a passive income. - Dates to be advised Please register your interest. Call 9764 1166 Growing your Offline Business Online The session is targeted for the small business owners in the community with an Offline Business looking to grow their business further with an Online Internet presence. “Why Do I Need A Website?” The session will help you answer the questions and give you tips to prepare a website development blueprint. Dates to be advised - Please register your interest. Call 9764 1166 Cup Cake Decorating Learn to decorate cupcakes with buttercream and fondant, creating butterflies & flowers. Learn piping techniques, cupcake baking, how to colour and use fondant, use texture mats & quilting effects. To bring: Apron, container, hair tie, gloves, bowls, spatula and a whisk. Ingredients for cake decorating will be discussed in the first class Thursdays 6.30pm - 8.30pm 7th Nov - 5th Dec (5 weeks) Fee:$90 plus $5 one off to tutor.

Cross stitched beaded angels Lovely angels - great for Christmas ornaments. A cross stitched body, with fully beaded skirts, can be made in just a few hours. Would also make a lovely present for teachers and/or friends.


Mondays 11am - 1pm 25th Nov - 2nd Dec (2 weeks) Fee: $30 plus $20.00 kit. (Kit Includes everything you will need to make 1 angel.) 6

Health & Well Being Meditation & Relaxation Learn about the many forms of Meditation, Breath Awareness, Mindfulness, Connection to Earth, Air, Fire & Water-elements Meditation and Candle Gazing. Please bring a small blanket, yoga mat, cushion, plus bottle of water. Wednesdays 7.30pm—8.30pm 16th Oct - 11th Dec (9 weeks) Fee: $112.50

Tai Chi TAI CHI Suitable for Arthritis sufferers. The Arthritis Foundation of Australia fully endorses the use of Tai Chi for helping to relieve the symptoms of arthritis.

Beginners “Sun Style” Tuesdays 9.30am – 10.15am 8th Oct - 10th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 5th Nov Fee: $76.50

Advanced “Yang Style” Tuesdays 10.30am – 11.15am 8th Oct - 10th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 5th Nov Fee: $76.50 Highly Advanced “Swords” Thursdays 9.30am-10.15am 10th Oct - 12th Dec (10 weeks) Fee: $85 Evening class: Mixed Levels “ Long Yang Form” Thursdays 7.15pm - 8pm 17th Oct - 12th Dec (9 weeks) Fee:$117 7

Meditation in Motion with Boon Relax, meditate and bring peace to your inner-self. Be surrounded with soft, soothing music and learn to release your stress and frustration. Tuesdays 7.30pm - 8.30pm 22nd Oct - 10th Dec (7 weeks) No class on 5th Nov Fee:$105 Energy Qi Flow Improve your health with a method of flowing breathing exercises, using your inner energy “Qi” to energise your mind and body. Props are used at times. Tuesdays 11.30am - 12.30pm 22nd Oct - 10th Dec (7 weeks) No class on 5th Nov Fee: $105 Belly Dancing For beginners to wiggle & giggle your way to fitness, flexibility, fun & grace. Learn the ancient art of middle eastern dance and feel why hips don’t lie. No previous experience needed, just a willingness to move the body. Monday 7.30pm - 8.30pm 14th Oct - 9th Dec (8 weeks) No class on 4th Nov Fee: $96

Cooking Learn to prepare some exciting and easy to cook festive recipes, desserts and more. Requirement list given on enrolment Thursdays 6.30pm - 8pm 14th Nov - 5th Dec (4 weeks) Fee: $90 (Includes ingredients)

Arts & Craft Classes Card Making - Christmas Collection Learn to make assorted styles of cards and gift tags using various methods, including quilling. Other techniques taught may include paper punching, embroidery, beadwork or Iris folding. Students to bring scissors, tweezers, pencils and a ruler. Note: New beginner students will need to pay an extra $4.00 for a Quilling tool

Mondays 12.30pm—2.30pm 28th Oct - 25th Nov (4 weeks) No class on 4th Nov Fee: $68 (includes materials)

Floral Art (Floristry) A great course for both beginners and advanced. Learn to display fresh flowers in a professional way under tutor’s guidance.* Flowers are not included * $5.00 one off fee to cover materials provided by Tutor Saturdays 10am - 12noon 26th Oct - 7th Dec (6 weeks) No class on 2nd Nov Fee: $104 Jewellery Making Tutor will teach you to make beautiful beaded bracelets, earrings and necklaces for special occasions, gift or casual wear.Please note: New students

are required to pay $30 for a starter kit of assorted beads.Tutor to provide all tools

Thursdays 12.30pm - 2.30pm 14th Nov - 5th Dec (4 weeks) Fee: $70 plus $30 Kit


Art Mixed Media ( All Levels) Discover the artist within, in this wonderful and relaxing class.Try your hand at sketching, water colours or oils with our tutor. Explore the techniques, methods, materials and media art and learn basic principles and skills. Tutor will advise on materials during first class. Mondays 7.30pm - 9.30pm 14th Oct - 9th Dec (8 weeks) No class on 4th Nov Fee: $112 (This class is suitable for

Secondary College students to attend.)

Fridays 12.30pm - 2.30pm 11th Oct - 13th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 18th Oct Fee: $140 Christmas Gift Box of Flowers To bring: 1 bunch of flowers & foliage. Tutor to supply box, ribbon, dish and oasis. Thursday 9.30am - 11.30am 21st November Fee: $20 (includes $4.50 to tutor)


Gift Wrapping To bring: 12 tissue boxes, roll of sticky tape, and own wrapping paper. Tutor to supply ribbons and Bows. Wednesday 1pm - 3pm 4th December Fee: $20 (includes $4.50 to tutor) Table Centre Piece with Pat To bring: 2 bunches of flowers(red and white) green foliage & 1 candle.Tutor to supply ribbon, dish and oasis. Thursday 9.30am - 11.30am 5th December Fee: $20 (includes $4 to tutor)

Classes for Children & Youth Preschool Music & Movement For 32 Months - 4 years Tutors creative development program is designed to encourage your child’s self esteem & confidence. Children will have fun with dance, musical instruments and songs. Parents attend the class with their children. Additional information given at time of enrolment regarding footwear & clothing

Mondays 9.45am - 10.30am 7th Oct - 9th Dec (8 weeks) No class on 21st Oct & 4th Nov Fee: $67.20 Wednesdays 9.45am - 10.30am 9th Oct - 11th Dec (10 weeks) Fee: $84 Jazz Dance classes

Primary School age and upwards

Hip Hop Dance Classes For Boys and Girls Jayde will teach the kids a choreographed routine and build them week by week to learn routines for popular songs and moves from different variations of hip hop dance. Tuesdays - Boys only 5 - 8 year olds 3.45pm - 4.45pm 9 - 13 year olds 4.45pm - 5.45pm Teens Mixed 13 - 18 year olds 5.45pm - 6.45pm 8th Oct - 10th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 5th Nov Fee: $108.50 Thursdays - Mixed 5 - 8 year olds 4pm - 5pm 9 - 13 year olds 5pm - 6pm 13 - 16 year olds 6pm -7pm 10th Oct - 12th Dec (10 weeks) Fee: $120.75

Come along and join our exciting jazz dance classes with Mrs.B, Choreographed according to the age Fridays - Mixed group. 5 - 8 year olds 3.45pm - 4.45pm Additional information given at time 9 - 13 year olds 4.45pm - 5.45pm of enrolment regarding footwear & clothing Competition group 5.45pm - 6.45pm Mondays 11th Oct - 6th Dec (8 weeks) 5 - 8 year olds 4pm - 5pm No class on 18th Oct 9 - 12 year olds 5.05pm - 6.05pm Fee: $96.60 7th Oct - 9th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 4th Nov Saturdays - Mixed Fee:$93.60 Competition Group 10am - 11am Wednesdays Kinder/Prep 4pm - 5pm Grade 1 & 2 5.05pm - 6.05pm Grade 3 - 5 6.10pm - 7.10pm 9th Oct - 11th Dec (10 weeks) Fee: $105

Prep - Grade 1 11am - 12noon Grade 2 - Grade 4 12noon - 1pm Grade 5 - Grade 7 1pm - 2pm 12th Oct - 7th Dec (7 weeks) No class on 19th Oct & 2nd Nov Fee: $84.50


Classes for Children & Youth Drawing & Painting 8-13 y/o Our tutor, Neloo is a specialist in children’s art with over 18 years teaching experience. In this fun and creative class, children will learn basic principles, new techniques and work with different materials. Enhance your child’s skills and confidence through this wonderful creative outlet. The option to submit work for exhibitions/ competitions may also be made available

Mondays 4pm - 5.30pm 7th Oct - 9th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 4th Nov Fee: $132.30 Tuesdays 4pm - 5.30pm 8th Oct - 10th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 5th Nov Fee: $132.30 Friday 4pm - 5.30pm 11th Oct -13th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 18th Oct Fee: $132.30 Homework Help Does your child need help with their homework? If learning is not fun,bring them along. Jodie - our qualified teacher will help your child. Tuesday 4.30pm - 5.30pm 8th Oct - 3rd Dec (8 weeks) No class on 5th Nov Fee: $67.20 Beaded Jewellery Making 8-13y/o Kids will learn to make bracelets and other simple, easy to make jewellery. Wednesdays 4pm - 5.30pm 13th Nov - 4th Dec (4 weeks) Fee: $45 plus $20 Kit

Kids in the kitchen - 8–12 y/o Children will learn to cook a range of basic foods. Recipes will be supplied. All ingredients provided To bring:Display folder, apron, hair band, thin rubber gloves, tea towels and a small plastic container each week.(Take away type) Please advise of any food allergies.

Tuesdays 4pm - 5.30pm 15th Oct - 10th Dec (8 weeks) No class on 5th Nov Fee: $121.80(Includes ingredients) Wednesdays 4pm - 5.30pm 16th Oct - 11th Dec (9 weeks) Fee: $137 (includes ingredients) Card Making for kids 7-12y/o Students will learn different styles of card making, known as Iris folding. (using colour coordinated strips of folded paper to create the design) To bring: scissors and sticky tape

Mondays 4pm - 5.30pm 11th Nov - 25th Nov (3 weeks) Fee: $54 (All Materials included) Craft workshop for Ages 6 and above Learn to decorate candles, boxes, soaps and to make your own tree ornaments. To bring: Art Smock Thursdays 4.00pm - 5.00pm 14th Nov - 5th Dec (4 weeks) Fee: $45 (includes materials)



Classes for All Ages Violin Lessons 8- 12y/o The violin is one of the most rewarding and beautiful instruments to play. Learn to read musical notations,traditional and classical method to play folk and classical tunes in groups. Register your interest for Term 1 2014 Singing for Kids - Primary Age Kids choir exploring reading music & learning techniques. Wednesdays 4pm - 5pm 23rd Oct - 11th Dec (8 weeks) Fee: $104 Dance - Pop and Lock with Elvic Popping/Animation. Learn to dance like Michael Jackson. Drink bottle and loose clothing Mondays 9-13y/o 6.15pm - 7.15pm 28th Oct - 9th Dec (6 weeks) No class on 4th Nov Fee: $63 Register your interest for a Saturday class. Register your interest for the following classes Ukulele & Guitar class on Tuesdays at 4pm. Managing your Emotions Community singing group for Adults Reverse glass Painting Mandala Workshops Reflexology Please Call 9764 1166 to register. 11

Guitar classes Returning and Students with Experience Mondays 8 - 12 year old 4.45pm - 5.45pm 7th Oct - 9th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 4th Nov Fee: $108.70 Teen & Adult 6pm - 7pm 7th Oct - 9th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 4th Nov Fee: $118.10 New Beginners class 8 - 13year old 4pm - 4.45pm 14th Oct - 9th Dec (8 weeks) No class on 4th Nov Fee: $84 Tuesdays 8 - 12 year old 5pm - 6pm 8th Oct - 10th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 5th Nov Fee:$108.70 Teen & Adult 6.05pm - 7.05pm 8th Oct - 10th Dec (9 weeks) No class on 5th Nov Fee: $118.10 Vacation Care Program Vacation care provides a fun, safe recreational holiday program for Primary School Aged children. For further information please contact Vacation Care Coordinator on 9764 1166 or

How to Enrol:

Enrolments for Rowville Neighbourhood Learning Centre courses are confirmed by payment of course fees. We accept EFTPOS, credit card, cheque and cash. In person between 9.00am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday or Saturday 9.00am - 12noon at 40 Fulham Road, Rowville.

Over the phone using credit/debit card 9.00am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday on 9764 1166 By Posting a cheque to Rowville Neighbourhood Learning Centre , 40 Fulham Road, Rowville 3178.Please include a note with your contact details and the course you have chosen. Cancellations (excluding Cert III in Education) If a course is cancelled or delayed by RNLC, a full refund will be made available. A refund will be made available where a minimum notice period of five business days is received by RNLC prior to the commencement of the Course. A ten dollar administration fee will be deducted from any refund and refund payments will be made by cheque. Volunteer Program Volunteers are crucial to our daily operations. Volunteers staff the Office reception, assist with data entry, update website information, assist in promotional events and have an opportunity to apply for a position in the Committee of management. Volunteering is valuable to the non-profit organisations and also offers the volunteers the opportunity to update skills or learn new ones in a busy, friendly environment. For more information or to apply,please contact us on 9764 1166 Room Hire We have 5 great meeting/training rooms available for hire. They are spacious and accommodating and our hire rates are very reasonable. Please call 9764 1166

RNLC gratefully acknowledge the support of these funding bodies and peak organisations.

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