22567VIC Certificate I in Transition Education

VU course code: 22567VIC | Level of study: TAFE
1 year full time
Face to Face
Footscray Nicholson, St Albans


Prepare yourself for employment or further study with a Certificate I in Transition Education 22567VIC at Victoria University Polytechnic.

This course is designed for young people with special learning needs. You will gain independence, become active members of the community, and explore future options such as employment, volunteering or further study.

This course will support your special needs, with a range of learning activities to develop valuable learning and social skills. You’ll explore:

  • independent living
  • personal development
  • vocational and employability skills
  • community involvement
  • working collaboratively with others
  • basic literacy and numeracy
  • use of everyday technology.

We’ll help you find the best option for you after leaving school, whether that’s employment, volunteer work or further study. When you finish this course, you’ll have the skills and confidence to take your next step.

NRT logoThis course is nationally recognised training.

Entry requirements

When assessing your application, we consider your education, work experience, current skills and personal attributes (where relevant).

Applicants for this course will need to meet the entry criteria outlined below. If you don’t meet the entry criteria, you may be able to gain entry by first completing a different course. We call this a ‘pathway’.

You may also be eligible for ‘Recognition of Prior Learning’, which lets you finish your course more quickly when you have gained some of the skills required from past study or work experience.

Entry criteria

Credit & Entry pathways into this course

Victoria University is committed to providing a transparent admissions process. Find out more about how to apply for our courses, and our commitment to admissions transparency. Meeting the minimum admission criteria does not guarantee entry into this course. Past academic performance may be considered.

Course structure

To be eligible for the award of 22567VIC Certificate I in Transition Education, a total of 10 units must be completed consisting of:

* 6 core units

* 4 electives which may be selected from:

  • any combination of electives from 22567VIC Certificate I in Transition Education curriculum
  • up to 2 units may be selected from units first packaged in Certificate I qualifications in endorsed training packages or accredited courses
  • units first packaged in a 'Course in..' in accredited curriculum.

Fees & scholarships

TAFE fees vary, depending on how much the government contributes towards course costs (if anything).

Read below to find out about the fee ‘type’, the estimated yearly tuition costs for this course, and the financial support on offer.




Studying at Victoria University Polytechnic will improve your skills and confidence to help you transition into adult education or work. You'll be ready for entry-level employment (e.g. as a retail assistant), or further study to gain employment.

Studying this course will help you access further certificates in general education, further TAFE studies or other training or work opportunities. You'll be able to go on to study the following courses: