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Courses at Year 10 Level

Course Title Flying Start Program
Course Overview

The Flying Start Program has been designed to help people who have completed compulsory aged schooling embark on a course of study which will take their level of education to the equivalent of Year 10.  It provides opportunities for career enhancement and personal and academic development.  We intend that the courses should meet the needs of all who choose to join the program and for this reason the content and teaching styles are student-focussed in their approach.

Above all, the courses are designed to be rewarding and enjoyable as many students will choose a Flying Start course simply for the pleasure of accepting an academic challenge and developing new skills.

Successful completion of Flying Start, with a combination of subjects which demonstrate both literacy and numeracy, ensures entry to State Training Providers for courses requiring year 10, and entrance to the Armed Forces.

Certification Gained

Flying Start Certificate

Suitable For

Local and international students needing these levels or this background preparation.

Course Duration

2 semesters in the subjects selected

Time Allocation

4.5 hours each subject per week
Grid classes: (1 x 1 hr and 2 x 1.75hr sessions each week) or
Block classes: (1 x 3.5 hrs once a week)

Prerequisites Age: Local students need to have completed compulsory aged schooling as of the 1 January of the current year.

If you are 18 years or older on the 1 February 2016, you will also need to complete a National Police History Check through Canning College. Please read the attached National Police Clearance Letter to prospective students from Canning College Principal, Alan Genoni.
Course Dates Semester 1: Classes commence: 30 January 2017
Semester 2: Classes commence 17 July 2017
Course Brochure Flying Start Subject Information.pdf Download PDF (2 MB pdf)
Enrolment Details

Enrolment days from mid November to the end of January for the following year. Please ring the college for an appointment on 9351 5600.

Accreditation By Canning College
Estimated Total Course Cost

See Flying Start Subject Information.pdf

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