Types of Study

​Short Courses


We have a local, national and international reputation for our quality programs, skilled lecturers and outstanding facilities.
Central offers recreation and industry short courses:

Recreation courses - Central Slice

Whether you want to learn how to take better photographs, develop your painting skills or make your own jewellery, Central has a short course that’s right for you.  One that will enable you to pick up a new skill, develop creative flair or simply follow your passion. 
Our Central Slice website offers you the ability to enrol online, and you can even purchase a gift voucher for a friend.

Language Short Courses

Central has short courses in several languages including Spanish, Vietnamese and Mandarin and the Creative Arts that include design, visual art, fashion, screen and media, photography, sewing, ceramics  and patternmaking. Courses range from approximately $175 up to $300 and are on at times that suit you.  They don’t demand adapting your lifestyle, or making big sacrifices.

 View our short language courses


Courses for industry - upskill yourself and your staff

Central offers short courses for a range of industry fields. In many cases, the courses can be customised to an organisation's individual needs and requirements and delivered in the workplace or through Central's facilties.

Courses cover industry sectors such as:

  • Aged Care
  • Disability Services
  • Building
  • Real Estate
  • Oil and Gas/Engineering
  • Beauty Therapy
  • Engineering

View all our industry short courses


Business and Management

We also have a comprehensive business and management course program to enable you to enhance your professional skillset. Courses cover software packages such as the MIcrosoft Office suite as well as management, marketing and interpersonal skills.
These courses are delivered by Centre for Business Solutions (CBS)


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