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Are you interested in completing a course in Transition Education?


Take the next step and prepare yourself for further study or employment

Are you interested in a rewarding career? Our Certificate I in Transition Education course has been tailored to meet industry needs and standards through comprehensive consultation with industry professionals.

Duration50 weeks
Mode of deliveryClassroom
LocationsFrankston, Mornington, Peninsula, Kingston, Monash, Greater Dandenong, Casey and Hume

22567VIC Certificate I in Transition Education

Course Overview

This course supports people with special learning needs and helps them develop skills for further study or employment in a supported environment. Student develop social, life and communication skills, and increase their confidence and travel independence in the community. Skills include personal development, basic literacy and numeracy, everyday technology, independent living and vocational and employability skills.


  • Further study
  • Entry-level open employment
  • Volunteer opportunities

Entry Requirements

This course is restricted to post compulsory school aged learners with evidence of a permanent cognitive and/or intellectual disability.

You will also need to provide evidence of COVID-19 vaccination.

Course Structure

This course is made up of 10 units of competency including 6 core and 4 elective units.

Core units

  • VU23034 Develop personal goals with support
  • VU23035 Explore self-development
  • VU23036 Participate in travel activities
  • VU23037 Explore future options for further training, work, or community activities
  • VU23038 Participate in the community
  • VU23039 Use technology for a range of purposes


  • VU23057 Participate in creative activities
  • VU23040 Explore personal well-being
  • VU23044 Apply communication for personal purposes
  • VU23043 Participate in recreational activities

Elective units in our courses may be amended for specific organisational needs. Consultation with the Education and Training Manager is required for tailored electives that align with your organisations requirements.

Course Duration

Training is delivered 2 days a week (excluding public holidays and school holidays) in a classroom based model and is delivered over 50 weeks.

Course Intake

View our course calendar to see upcoming intakes for this course.

Course Fees

Government funded: $100

*Enrolment Fee includes the administration and materials cost.

Self-funded: $17,255

Individuals ineligible for funding are obligated to cover the self-funded fee, which incorporates the enrolment fee. Eligibility criteria applies.

For additional service fees, such as re-assessment fees or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), please refer to the Student Course guide. This program is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth government funding to eligible candidates.

For more information on eligibility criteria please click here.

Practical Placement

There is no practical placement included in this course.

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