Geelong Short Courses

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DUSA provides you with opportunities to gain certificates that develop your skills, knowledge and work options. Take part in professional group courses that help you to succeed in your chosen avenue.

Accredited Certificates

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID

Mental health first aid training is useful for anyone wishing to gain general knowledge and awareness of mental health issues affecting colleagues, family or friends. Early intervention is proven to be an effective strategy for mental health crises such as suicidal thoughts or self-harming. Course participants also learn how to respond to reduce harm if a mental health crisis does arise (includes lunch)

Register: Register here or at DUSA Reception

Course Date & Time:

Thursday 11th & Friday 12th May - Two day course - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Location:

Waterfront. Room TBA

Cost:

Gold/Silver DUSA members $145
Bronze DUSA members $188
All others $209
LUNCH PROVIDED

Disclaimer:
Cancellation may occur if minimum numbers not reached, a full refund will be issued.

Booking fees apply.

 

FIRST AID LEVEL 2 CERTIFICATE

Complete your level 2 First Aid training through CPR, Allergic Reactions, Bleeding control, Choking and airway obstruction, Fractures, Sprains and strains, Respiratory distress, Asthma, Shock Management and much more
(Pre-course online workbook requirement).

Register

Register here for 1st / 2nd May or at DUSA Reception

Course Date & Time:

NEW DATES AVAILABLE
Friday 24th March - One day course - 9:00am to 3:30pm - SOLD OUT
Tue 28th & Wed 29th March - Two night course 5:30pm to 9pm - CLOSED
Friday 31st March - One day course - 9:00am to 3:30pm - SOLD OUT
Mon 1st & Tue 2nd May - Two night course 5:30pm to 9pm - WAURN PONDS

 

Location:

Waurn Ponds & Waterfront. Room TBA

Cost:

Gold/Silver DUSA members $98
Bronze DUSA members $126
All others $140

Disclaimer:
Cancellation may occur if minimum numbers not reached, a full refund will be issued.
Booking fees apply.

 

RESPONSIBLE SERVICE OF ALCOHOL (RSA)

Do you want to work in a bar? Learn to serve alcohol in a responsible manner in compliance with relevant liquor legislation.

Register:

Register here or at DUSA Reception LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE

Course Date:

Wednesday 5th April

Time:

5.30pm - 9.30pm

Location:

Waurn Ponds. Room TBA

Cost:

Gold/Silver DUSA members $34
Bronze DUSA members $44
All others $54

Disclaimer:
Cancellation may occur if minimum numbers not reached, a full refund will be issued.
Booking fees apply.

 

RESPONSIBLE SERVICE OF GAMBLING (RSG)
 

Would you like to work in a hospitality venue such as a hotel or a pub that provides gambling services such as pokies?  If so, you will need to have your RSG certificate.

Register: Register here or at DUSA Reception

Course Date:

Wednesday 19th April

Time:

5.30pm - 7.30pm

Location:

Waurn Ponds, Room TBA

Cost:

Gold/Silver DUSA members $34
Bronze DUSA members $44
All others $54

Disclaimer:
Cancellation may occur if minimum numbers not reached, a full refund will be issued.
Booking fees apply.

 

RESPONSIBLE SERVICE OF FOOD (RSF)

Do you want to work in hospitality, retail, child care, events, catering etc? Learn the essentials of food hygiene practices and legislation and obtain your certificate in 'Use Hygienic Practices for Food Safety'.

Register: Register here or at DUSA Reception

Course Date:

Wednesday 19th April

Time:

7.30pm - 9.30pm

Location:

Waurn Ponds, Room TBA

Cost:

Gold/Silver DUSA members $34
Bronze DUSA members $44
All others $54

Disclaimer:
Cancellation may occur if minimum numbers not reached, a full refund will be issued.
Booking fees apply.

 

RSA/RSG/RSF

Enrol into all three courses (RSA/RSF/RSF)  at the same time and receive a special discount. (No refunds available)

Register:

Email chris.erickson@deakin.edu.au

Course Date:

See dates above

Time:

See times above

Location:

Waurn Ponds Room TBA

Cost:

Gold/Silver DUSA members $82
Bronze DUSA members $105
All others $122
NO REFUNDS AVAILABLE

Disclaimer:
Cancellation may occur if minimum numbers not reached, a full refund will be issued.
Booking fees apply.


Life Skills

BARISTA COFFEE SKILLS

Thought about working in a cafe? This beginners course is designed for people looking to enter the hospitality industry that require basic skills training in coffee.

Register

Register here for 9th May or at DUSA Reception

Course Date:

2 Dates Available
Tuesday 4th April - SOLD OUT
Tuesday 9th May

Time:

5.30pm - 7.00pm

Location:

Coffee Cartel, Shop 1, 80 Little Malop Street, Geelong

Cost:

Gold/Silver DUSA members $39
Bronze DUSA members $50
All others $60

Disclaimer:
Cancellation may occur if minimum numbers not reached, a full refund will be issued.
Booking fees apply.