Kangan Institute

Introduction

With more than 40,000 enrolments each year, Kangan Institute is a major training provider for the automotive, health and nursing sectors and indigenous education. We also have a strong presence in a range of industries such as fashion, business as well as justice and legal.

As one of the state's largest providers of apprenticeship and traineeship training, we have strong relationships with many businesses and cater for students seeking industry-relevant training in a wide range of disciplines and on-site training options to suit the unique needs of the individual learner or organisation.

Our courses range from basic certificate to diploma and advanced diploma levels, with pathways to over 25 university degrees. Our Skills Recognition program assesses prior knowledge and experience, awarding our students with the credits or qualification to match their existing skills.

With more than 80 years of experience in vocational education and training, we are a flexible, innovative and dynamic place of learning with a rich multicultural atmosphere. Our programs are delivered across five campuses in Broadmeadows, Docklands, Essendon, Moonee Ponds and Richmond.

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Diploma

Diploma of Accounting

Campus Full time 6 months January 2017 Australia Somerton

The duration of the Diploma of Accounting is typically six months (full-time). However, students completing the Certificate IV (091922D) in Accounting prior to the diploma qualification would normally take one year to complete both qualifications. [+]

The duration of the Diploma of Accounting is typically six months (full-time). However, students completing the Certificate IV (091922D) in Accounting prior to the diploma qualification would normally take one year to complete both qualifications. The course provides training in accounting procedures to assist senior accountants or undertake duties requiring the services of a professional accountant. Students will gain broad-based skills and knowledge in accounting specialisations, including corporate financial accounting, financial management, cost and management accounting, accounting systems and internal controls, and taxation. The diploma consists of a minimum of nine units and students will typically attend classes at least four days per week with approximately 20 to 25 hours of class participation. Classes may be scheduled any time between 8am and 6pm, Monday to Friday. The course includes lectures, classroom based teaching, practical demonstrations, self-paced learning, class discussions and field trips. Assessment includes periodic tests, assignments (both group and individual), classroom presentations, group work and observation. Units Major study areas Accounting information systems Management accounting Auditing Banking and finance Budgeting Financial management Business computer applications Business law Corporate accounting Business mathematics Taxation Workplace relationships Prerequisites Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 overall no band less than 5.0 or recognised equivalency Dates February and July intake Career pathways Assistant accountant (financial/costing) Professional bookkeeper [-]

Diploma of Automotive Technology

Campus Full time 6 months January 2017 Australia Somerton

This hands-on course provides practical skills to work in the automotive industry. As part of the course you will train at Kangan Institute’s Automotive Centre of Excellence, the largest automotive training centre in Victoria providing students with access to leading technology, advanced machinery and industry simulated work spaces. [+]

Course Code : 091698G Study Area(s) : Automotive Campus : BENDIGO and DOCKLANDS Course Length : 0.5 year Course Fees : $8000 Course structure This hands-on course provides practical skills to work in the automotive industry. As part of the course you will train at Kangan Institute’s Automotive Centre of Excellence, the largest automotive training centre in Victoria providing students with access to leading technology, advanced machinery and industry simulated work spaces. You will learn in varying environments from lectures, practical demonstrations and tasks through to servicing vehicles in both simulated automotive work bays and a work placement program. Units Major Study Areas Mechanical and Electrical systems, maintenance, service and repair . Automotive diagnostics, analysis and evaluation of fault identification and rectification Business and management Report and document development Occupational health and safety Customer service Prerequisites Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology –$16,800 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis - $8,000 Diploma of Automotive Light Vehicle - $8,000 Total course fees = $32,800 Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 overall no band less than 5.0 or recognised equivalency Dates February, July and October [-]

Diploma of Hospitality Management

Campus Full time 6 months January 2017 Australia Somerton

This course provides students with the theory, skills and workintegrated learning required to build a supervisory or managerial career in hospitality operations. The course covers food and beverage service, reception operations, accommodation services, events, marketing, leadership and finance. [+]

This course provides students with the theory, skills and workintegrated learning required to build a supervisory or managerial career in hospitality operations. The course covers food and beverage service, reception operations, accommodation services, events, marketing, leadership and finance. The programme consists of 50% class work (knowledge and skills development) and 50% working at the Mantra Hotel Tullamarine (gaining practical knowledge and skills). Students will work on a rotation basis to gain vital practical skills and knowledge in the industry. This qualification reflects the role of skilled operators who use a broad range of hospitality skills combined with sound knowledge of industry operations. They operate independently or with limited guidance from others and use discretion to solve non-rountine problems. Many individuals have supervisory responsibilities and plan, monitor and evaluate the work of team members. Major study areas for this course include; Accommodation Services Customers Service Leadership Events Food & beverage Finance Marketing Housekeeping Concierge Rooms Division Crisis Management Staff Supervision Prerequisites: Certificate IV in Hospitality (090958M) or Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery (081672M) or Certificate IV in Patisserie (082531E) or Certificate III in Retail Baking (Bread) (091288C) or Certificate III in Retail Baking (Combined) (091286E Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 no band less than 5.0 overall or recognised equivalency Dates February and July intakes Career pathways Restaurant or bar supervisor or team leader Concierge Duty manager Food and beverage supervisor or team leader Forecast analyst (accommodation services) Front office supervisor or team leader Reservation analyst Shift manager [-]

Diploma of Leadership and Management

Campus Full time 6 months January 2017 Australia Somerton

If you consider yourself to be a born leader and currently working in or towards a management role, then our Diploma of Leadership and Management course is the perfect way to formalise your skills.<ol> <li></li> </ol> [+]

Course Code : 089696E Study Area(s) : Business Campus : BROADMEADOWS Course Length : 6 months Course Fees : 5,800 If you consider yourself to be a born leader and currently working in or towards a management role, then our Diploma of Leadership and Management course is the perfect way to formalise your skills. Units Major study areas Dip L&M Leadership Teams Customer Service Continuous Improvement People performance Finance Prerequisites: Certificate IV in Leadership and Management (089695F Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 no band less than 5.0 overall or recognised equivalency Dates February and July intake Career pathways Graduates may seek employment as a: Coordinator Leading hand Supervisor Team leader [-]

Advanced Diploma

Advanced Diploma of Accounting

Campus Full time 6 months January 2017 Australia Somerton

The advanced diploma helps students gain the necessary skills to launch a career as an accounting professional. Specialisations may include taxation, financial or management accounting, financial management and auditing. [+]

The advanced diploma helps students gain the necessary skills to launch a career as an accounting professional. Specialisations may include taxation, financial or management accounting, financial management and auditing. The certificate IV consists of 13 units. Students will attend classes approximately four days per week with 50 percent practical and 50 percent theory classes. Classes will be scheduled between 8am and 5pm, Monday to Friday. The course consists of classroom-based teaching and simulated workplace learning. Assessment includes tests,assignments (both individual and group) and class presentations. The duration of the Advanced Diploma of Accounting is normally 6 months (full-time) however students commencing their accounting studies at the Certificate IV level would take 18 months to complete the Certificate IV, Diploma and Advanced Diploma qualifications. Major study areas Taxation Auditing Banking and finance Budgeting Management accounting Business law Corporate accountability Corporate accounting Business statistics Economics Financial management Business mathematics Prerequisites: Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 overall no band less than 5.0 or recognised equivalency Certificate IV in Accounting (091922D) Diploma of Accounting (091923C Dates February and July intake Career pathways Financial accountant Cost/management accountant Tax agent Auditor [-]

Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Technology

Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 Australia Somerton

This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to coordinate and administer the installation, commissioning and ongoing maintenance of a range of networks, enterprise servers and systems including internetworking, security and e-business solutions. [+]

This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to coordinate and administer the installation, commissioning and ongoing maintenance of a range of networks, enterprise servers and systems including internetworking, security and e-business solutions. Graduates may work as an independent information and communications technology specialist or as part of a team. The advanced diploma consists of 18 units and includes the Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology (076935). This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to coordinate and administer, as an independent information and communications technology (ICT) specialist or as part of a team, the installation, commissioning and ongoing maintenance of a range of networks, enterprise servers and systems, including internetworking, security and e-business solutions. In a typical week students will attend classes approximately four days per week with approximately 60 percent practical and 40 percent theory classes. Classes will be scheduled between 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday. The teaching methods used in the advanced diploma include classroombased teaching and supervised practical components in the computer laboratory. The assessment methods include workshops, class presentations and individual and group projects. Major study areas Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches Install and manage complex ICT networks Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills Create dynamic web pages Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks Design and implement wireless network security Prerequisites: Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology (086592D Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 no band less than 5.0 overall or recognised equivalency Dates February and July intakes Career pathways Network administrator or coordinator Network engineer Enterprise systems administrator Systems developer IT administrator or coordinator IT operations administrator or coordinator Network services administrator or coordinator Network operations analyst Administrator or coordinator of network security/support/e-business [-]

Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management

Campus Full time 6 months January 2017 Australia Somerton

The Advanced Diploma consists of 33 units and includes the Certificate IV in Hospitality (090958M) and the Diploma of Hospitality Management (090992J). The hospitality industry is in the front line of the Australian economy. The industry has shown employment growth in all areas and employer’s value trained staff. [+]

The Advanced Diploma consists of 33 units and includes the Certificate IV in Hospitality (090958M) and the Diploma of Hospitality Management (090992J). The hospitality industry is in the front line of the Australian economy. The industry has shown employment growth in all areas and employer’s value trained staff. The Advanced Diploma will provide the skills and knowledge to be competent as a senior supervisor/manager in a hospitality functional area. Providing the skills to be able to analyse, design and execute judgments using wide ranging technical, creative, or managerial competencies. This course provides students with the theory, skills and workintegrated learning required to build a supervisory or managerial career in hospitality operations. The course covers food and beverage service, reception operations, accommodation services, events, marketing, leadership and finance. In a typical week students will attend classes approximately three to four days per week with approximately 30 percent practical and 70 percent theory classes. Classes will be scheduled between 8:30am and 5:30pm, Monday to Friday. The course includes coursework practical placement, where valuable experience in a hospitality environment will be obtained. This placement will build on the skills you have gained during the first six months of your training and assist you in developing a greater understanding of your continuing studies. During the first year students will achieve a Diploma of Hospitality, students will be required to participate in coursework practical placement, which will give valuable experience in a commercial hospitality environment, in food and beverage service or accommodation services. The programme consists of 70% class work (knowledge and skills development) and 30% working at the Mantra Hotel Tullamarine (gaining practical knowledge and skills). Students will work on a rotation basis to gain vital practical skills and knowledge in the industry. Practical experience will also be gained in front-of-house operations through the Institute’s training restaurant. In the second stage of the course, students will be concentrating on developing and writing their own business plan and extending there supervisory skills. The teaching methods used include classroom-based teaching, lectures practical work, computer-based learning, demonstration, research and work experience program. The assessment methods include tests, assignments, class presentations, practical demonstration of skills, field trips, role play and examinations. Units Food and beverage service Customer service Team work Wine appreciation Food knowledge Accommodation services Stock control People management Occupational health and safety Financial management Legal knowledge Business planning Industry research Operational management Work placement Prerequisites: Diploma of Hospitality Management (090992J Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 no band less than 5.0 overall or recognised equivalency Dates February and July intakes Career pathways Food and beverage supervisor or team leader Accommodation supervisor (front office and/or housekeeping) Rooms division manager/supervisor Executive housekeeper Café or small restaurant manager Motel supervisor/manager Owner/manager of a hospitality establishment [-]

Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

Campus Full time 6 months January 2017 Australia Somerton

If you love taking charge, being a manager and getting things done, our Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management will provide you with a relevant leadership and management skill set to help you stand out from the pack. [+]

Course Code : 089697D Study Area(s) : Business Campus : BROADMEADOWS Course Length : 6 months Course Fees : 5,800 If you love taking charge, being a manager and getting things done, our Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management will provide you with a relevant leadership and management skill set to help you stand out from the pack. Units Major study areas Dip L&M Leadership Teams Customer Service Continuous Improvement People performance Finance Prerequisites: Certificate IV in Leadership and Management (089695F) Diploma of Leadership and Management (089696E) Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 no band less than 5.0 overall or recognised equivalency Dates February and July intake Career pathways Graduates may seek employment as a: Area manager Department manager Regional manager [-]

Certificate

Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

Campus Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Somerton

The Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology course opens doors to employment within the automotive industry, specifically for light vehicles and business ownership. [+]

Course Code : AUR30612 Department : AUTOMOTIVE GROUP OF DEPARTMENTS Study Area(s) : Automotive Campus : DOCKLANDS Course Length : Part-time day(3 years) This automotive apprenticeship course aims to provide knowledge and skills in the field of light vehicle mechanics. The Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology course opens doors to employment within the automotive industry, specifically for light vehicles and business ownership. How will I be assessed? You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information. Additional comments The course has both pracital and theory based assessments and requires a student with dedication to achieve academic excellence. What will I study? You are required to study a number of core units of competency and a range of elective units which will be negotiated with your employer. To view the core competencies, please click on the Course module list link in the Course overview section. What employment opportunities will I have? This course may lead you to work with an employer in the Automotive Industry, specifically with light vehicles, or eventually running your own business. What skills will I have when I complete this course? You will gain skills in the Automotive Industry, especially in the area of mechanics and light vehicles. What qualifications will I receive? On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate III in Automotive Mechanical Technology. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised. How do I apply? New Apprentices/Trainees will first need to be employed and signed up to a Contract of training by an Australian Apprenticeship Centre (AAC). These AACs are located in metropolitan and regional centres. [-]

Certificate IV in Accounting

Campus Full time 6 months January 2017 Australia Somerton

This is an entry-level accounting qualification, which means you can apply regardless of whether you have some study and/or work background in accounting or bookkeeping. [+]

Course Code : 091922D Study Area(s) : Business Campus : BROADMEADOWS Course Length : 6 months Course Fees : 5,800 This qualification consists of a minimum of 13 units and includes nine core units. This is an entry-level accounting qualification, which means you can apply regardless of whether you have some study and/or work background in accounting or bookkeeping. The duration of the Certificate IV in Accounting is 6 months (full-time). Business students undertaking the course will typically attend at least four days of classes per week with approximately 20 to 25 hours of class participation. Classes may be scheduled any time between 8am and 6pm, Monday to Friday. Two or more units in this course will be delivered online. The course consists of lectures, classroom-based teaching, practical demonstrations, class discussions and field trips. Assessment includes periodic tests, assignments, both group and individual, classroom presentations, group work and observation. Units Major study areas Bookkeeping Financial services industry Budgeting Small business financial accounting Business law Computer accounting Business Activity Statements (BAS) Workplace safety Business computer applications Taxation Pre-requisites Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 overall no band less than 5.0 or recognised equivalency Dates February and July intake Career pathways Graduates may seek employment as a: Professional bookkeeper BAS agent Payroll officer Accounts payable or receivable officer Inventory clerk [-]

Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis

Campus Part time 2 years January 2017 Australia Somerton

The Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis course provides advanced training for automotive technicians who want to further develop their diagnostic and technical skills. [+]

Course Code : AUR40212 Department : AUTOMOTIVE GROUP OF DEPARTMENTS Study Area(s) : Automotive Campus : DOCKLANDS Course Length : Part-time day(2 years) The Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis course provides advanced training for automotive technicians who want to further develop their diagnostic and technical skills. This automotive diagnostics course enables participants to enter employment in a senior, supervisory, or managerial role within the automotive and repair industry. How will I be assessed? You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be provided with this information. What will I study? To successfully complete this course, you will need to undertake a total of 10 units of competence. If you are employed, these can be negotiated with your employer and could include: Carry out diagnosis of complex system faults, Manage environmental compliance in an automotive workplace, Diagnose and repair electronic spark ignition engine management systems, Depower battery electric vehicles, Diagnose complex faults in heavy commercial vehicle braking systems or Diagnose complex faults in motorcycle steering and suspension systems. Can I apply? It is recommended that you have a minimum of Certificate III in an automotive course OR substantial experience within the industry. It is also recommended that you have satisfactory numeracy and literacy skills to undertake this course or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. You may apply if you have satisfactorily completed VCE or an approved equivalent course and the satisfactory completion of the work requirements (eligibility to transfer); or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. (Mature age is anyone over the age of 18 who has been out of full-time education for more than 12 months.) What employment opportunities will I have? This course may lead to employment in a senior, supervisory or management role in the automotive and repair industry. What skills will I have when I complete this course? You will gain skills in a variety of competencies which include a combination of workplace training and training at the Automotive Centre of Excellence (ACE). What qualifications will I receive? On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised. How do I apply? To apply for this course you must fill in a direct application form which can be obtained from the institute by calling the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email enquiries@kangan.edu.au. This course may also have a mid-year intake. [-]

Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery

Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 Australia Somerton

This course is designed for people who are seeking careers in cookery within a commercial environment. [+]

This course is designed for people who are seeking careers in cookery within a commercial environment. The course provides participants with skills, knowledge and experience in practical food production, hygiene, menu costing, occupational health and safety, teamwork and basic nutrition. Cookery is a rewarding career path, one that will bring out your natural creativity and possibly take you all over the world! The Certificate IV consists of coursework and assessment. In a typical week students are accountable for up to 30 hours of supervised training through course work. The teaching methods used include classroom-based teaching and supervised practicum within a workshop. The assessment methods include written assignments and examinations, oral assessments including individual presentations and practical demonstrations within a workshop environment. Classes may be scheduled during the day 8:00-5:30 but some practical classes may operate until 10:30pm. Students are required to attend all scheduled classes. Students learn in varying environments from lectures, practical demonstrations and tasks in workshops and labs through to investigative projects. Major study areas for this course include; Leadership Cookery Skills Restaurant Operations Stock Control OHS Menu Planning & Costing Finance Conflict Resolution Prerequisites Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 no band less than 5.0 overall or recognised equivalency Dates February and July intakes Career pathways Hotel or motel Restaurant, cafe or bistro Reception centre or resort [-]

Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology

Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 Australia Somerton

This qualification provides students with the skills and knowledge to install and administer simple networks, servers, and client desktop deployments either as an independent information and communications technology (ICT) specialist or as part of a team. [+]

This qualification provides students with the skills and knowledge to install and administer simple networks, servers, and client desktop deployments either as an independent information and communications technology (ICT) specialist or as part of a team. The certificate IV consists of 20 units. This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to install and administer simple networks, servers, and client desktop deployments either as an independent information and communications technology (ICT) specialist or as part of a team. In a typical week students will attend classes approximately four days per week with approximately 60 percent practical and 40 percent theory classes. Classes will be scheduled between 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday. The teaching methods used in the certificate IV include classroom-based teaching and supervised practical components in the computer laboratory. The assessment methods include workshops, class presentations and individual and group projects. Major study areas Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices Determine and confirm client business Connect, maintain and configure hardware components Install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network Build a small wireless local area network Apply introductory programming skills in another language Configure a troubleshoot operating system software Provide first-level remote help-desk support Produce basic client side script for dynamic web pages Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers Pre-requisites Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 no band less than 5.0 overall or recognised equivalency Dates February and July intakes Career pathways Network support administrator Network operations support Network operations technician Network technician Network support technician Level 1 help desk support [-]

Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

Campus Full time 6 months January 2017 Australia Somerton

This course is designed to develop leadership, communication and organisational skills for a variety of organisational or industry contexts. [+]

Course Code : 089695F Study Area(s) : Business Campus : BROADMEADOWS Course Length : 6 months Course Fees : 5,800 This course is designed to develop leadership, communication and organisational skills for a variety of organisational or industry contexts. Major study areas Leadership teams Continuous improvement Operational plan Finance Human resources WHS Pre-requisites Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 no band less than 5.0 overall or recognised equivalenc Dates February and July intake Career pathways Graduates may seek employment as a: Coordinator Leading hand Supervisor Team leader Financial manager [-]

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Pearcedale Parade
Broadmeadows VIC 3047

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