Whether you’re a school leaver looking to start your journey into employment, or a professional looking to further your career, Learn Local can give you the skills and qualifications to get ahead in your field. Learn Local is a Victorian Government initiative that helps adults of all ages and experience further their education through local education partners.
As a Learn Local provider we have a number of studying options for people in Broadmeadows and the wider Victorian Community. Through the Learn Local program, you can enrol in a partially or fully subsidised course with Brite Institute that can help further skills for study, work and life. When you choose to study with Brite Institute, you are choosing to study through an organisation that focuses on creating education and employment opportunities for people with disability within the Broadmeadows community.
Our Learn Local Courses
Our short courses will give you skills that can help you build your confidence, to go on to get a qualification or find a job:
- Gaining the Edge
- Employable Me
- Moving On
- Warehousing and Distibution
- My Journey to Employment
- Digital Literacy
- Digital Point of Sale
- Ready for Hospitality
Our Course Outcomes
General pre-accredited training provides opportunities for adult Victorians to gain the educational capacity and core skills they need for study, work and life.
“My son couldn’t be more happy with Brite. He loves going to work there, meeting friends and feeling like a grown up working.
The staff there never hesitate in being there for me [as a parent] as well. My son never wants to miss a day, which tells me a lot. If he could work more days there he would.
Thank god for Brite; our kids need places like this for giving them independence and a sense of worth.”
“Brite provides a necessary and wide range of services to the community. We’ve been associated with Brite for 29 years through two of my children. They both enjoy working at Brite, it gives them a sense of contributing and a reason to get up in the morning”
Who is the Learn Local program for?
The Learn Local program is for Victorian adults who are looking to study in order to prepare for work or study. You can undertake a Learn Local program at any point in your life or career, depending on a few key criteria. You can find out if a Learn Local program is for you here.
Is the Learn Local program suited for people with disability?
The Learn Local program is available for Victorian adults with or without disability. We offer a number of subsidised courses through the Learn Local program that are tailored for people with disability, such as our Brite Pathways course. You can find more Brite Institute courses tailored for people with disability here.
Why should I undertake a Learn Local course?
By taking a Learn Local course you’ll learn from local, not-for-profit providers, subsidised either partially or in full by the Victorian Government. Find out if a Learn Local program is for you here.
What delivery modes do you offer?
All learning occurs in a face-to-face context, on site. All learning material is online, so assessment tasks can be completed in the classroom or at home.