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Return to Work for Women

The CIT Return to Work for Women program is a course designed for women who are looking to re-enter the paid workforce after an extended absence.

If you've been out of the workforce for a while, this could be the right first step for you to help you regain your confidence, brush up on your professional skills and learn computing and digital literacy skills. Work experience is also included, helping you build the skills and confidence to return to the workforce.

The program has seen great success over recent years, with a 90 per cent completion rate and with approximately 76 per cent of graduates going on to employment or further training in an area of interest. Upon successful completion, you will be awarded the Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways (FSK20113).

  • Duration: 2 days (10 hours) per week, over 14 weeks, during school hours.
  • Location: CIT Tuggeranong
  • Cost: $451.50*

*Concessions, payment plans and financial assistance available

What will I study?

Topics covered in the course include:

  • writing and maths for work
  • problem-solving
  • job-seeking strategies
  • resume, selection criteria and interview techniques
  • interview preparation
  • computing skills
  • work experience.

Students find this course a valuable and fun experience as they hear from a range of guest speakers, learn practical skills, update their referees and professional knowledge through the work experience component and learn with each other in a supportive environment.

Application process

To help ensure the course is a good fit for you before you begin, there is a short skills assessment and interview for applicants where your ability to commit to the course will be discussed. Contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email infoline@cit.edu.au to apply.

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More information

To apply or for more information, please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email infoline@cit.edu.au