SIT20116- Certificate II in Tourism (VETiS)
Career Training Institute of Australia (CTIA)
Career Training Institute of Australia (CTIA) is offering SIT20116 Certificate II in Tourism which includes both theory and practical delivery in a holistic Indigenous setting while participating in a practical Indigenous experience. You have the choice of three practical experiences where students will consolidate the practical application of the qualification in consultation with Indigenous Cultural community leaders.
The objective is to provide students with a program that addresses all the necessary criteria for the Certificate II in Tourism in an exciting, cost effective experience of a lifetime. Study is required over a number of subjects which is disseminated into experiential learning through participating in the practical Indigenous cultural awareness full day program and classroom activities. Training will be conducted at your school, as our trainers will come to you.
VETiS is funded by the VET investment budget, this means there are no costs to eligible students. This funding covers the cost of the qualification and all costs associated with the training including resources and consumables on the Indigenous practical cultural awareness full day program.
Career Training Institute of Australia (CTIA) is able to facilitate an experience specifically for students in years 10 to 12 where they share aspects of local indigenous culture as required in the unit (SITTGDE001 – Interpret aspects of local Australian Indigenous Culture). Students liaise with local Indigenous community elders (Or persons approved by relevant local Indigenous community elders), while attending the mandatory cultural experience, students learn about acceptable protocols and sharing of local Indigenous culture.
The training offers students a qualification in an interactive environment, training is taken out of the classroom allowing students opportunity to participate in this hands on experience, whilst completing both theory and practical training within a workplace context to emphasis the employability skills required today. Dependent on the practical experience chose, some activities include:
|Australian Indigenous Culture||Stolen generation||Team building|
|Indigenous language||Hunting techniques||Bush tucker|
Students complete 11 units of competency as part of the Certificate II in Tourism; the practical requirements for these units are assessed while students participate in the essential Indigenous cultural awareness full day program.
BENEFITS OF PARTICIPATION
Participation in this program enables both students and schools to meet the ACARA cross curriculum priority to enable students to understand and appreciate the value of other cultures.
Students gain valuable life skills and knowledge of our Australian Indigenous Culture, something which is important in all business today.
Successful completion of this qualification will enable students to gain an additional 4 points towards their QCE. Upgrade to SIT30116 Certificate III in Tourism for a nominal fee and you can gain an additional 4 QCE points.
Training and practical cultural awareness full day program options are flexible, enabling delivery over school holidays after school or weekends. CTIA work with each school individually to develop a delivery strategy that best suits their business needs.
CTIA have additional practical experience options on Moreton Island and the Gold Coast, contact us for further information.
TO BE ELIGIBLE
Students wanting to enroll must provide or adhere to the following:
- Attend all scheduled theory training days
- Provide a copy of a Birth Certificate /extract or passport
- Supply CTIA with a fully completed application form
- LUI number – to register on student learning accounts
- USI – CTIA cannot issue your certificate without this
- Credit transfer evidence where a student has successfully completed a unit elsewhere
- Duration: 6 – 12 Months
- Prerequisites: No
- Course Capacity: 15
- Eligible Funding: VETiS