Courses & Training

Semester 1 – enrolments open
No concession card?…you could still be eligible for government funded training – talk to us to find out more.
ACCREDITED COURSES…we are your local college for career training.
Simply phone, email or visit us at Yarra Junction to enrol in courses ranging from children’s services, community services, youth work, small business management (and we have a business management course especially for people in the trades), aged care and animal studies.
Visit the Accredited Courses page to download course brochures.

TRAINEESHIPS…Because training matters.
Many of our courses can be undertaken as traineeships – so speak to us about affordable workplace training that benefits you and your employer. Go to our Accredited Training page for traineeship brochures or contact our industry consultant Anja Laukart:
Phone: 5967 1776  Email:

SCHOLARSHIPS - You may be eligible to find out more            click here

WORKSKILLS…Do you need a job-specific certificate? then see our WorkSkills Sets
If you require a specific job-skill certificate, go to the Accredited Courses page to find the right training for your trade or workplace – from RSA (responsible service of alcohol), asthma or anaphylaxis management, food safety, white card (construction OH&S induction), CPR or first aid.
Phone 5967 1776 to book a place as these courses are offered all year round.
We can come to your workplace… If there is a group of you wishing to do a WorkSkills course – we can come to you and conduct training inhouse, around your busy schedule.

Join one of our many pre-accredited or leisure and lifestyle courses…

Enjoy developing your skills and creativity through our pre-accredited courses including writing and computers skills, leisure and lifestyle short courses: salsa dancing, welding, cooking or photography, to name just a few.
Visit our Short Courses page to download course brochures or contact us to leave an expression of interest as we commence new courses throughout the year.

Because education is for everyone
Talk to us about your individual circumstances…

We know that everyone’s circumstances are different so make sure that you talk to us regarding your course fees. Student tuition fees listed are indicative only. We will assist you in every way possible.
UYCH Community College has been successfully operating for over 30 years servicing the Yarra Valley and surrounding communities. UYCH Community College is a registered training organisation (RTO 4150), with experienced trainers providing quality training since 1983.
All our courses focus on building the skills and the person. Our aim is that our students not only achieve their employment and career needs – but develop personal skills essential to prospective employers. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Enquiries & enrolments
Upper Yarra Community House
Reception: 2463 Warburton Hwy, Yarra Junction
Hours: Mon – Fri, 9am – 5pm
Phone: 5967 1776

UYCH Community College
YJ campus: 39-41 Little Yarra Rd, Yarra Junction
Mon – Fri, 9am – 5pm
Phone: 5967 1776

Other training locations
Community Workskills Centre: 2415 Warburton Hwy,
Yarra Junction (next to the Railway Museum)
Goodlife Farm: 568 Chum Creek Rd, Chum Creek
Pete’s Farm: Telopea Mountain Permaculture Farm, Monbulk



Semester 1 2013 Course GuideSemester 1 2014 – Course Guide


UYCH Community College AQTF Report

UYCH Community College Business Plan

UYCH Community College Strategic Plan 2013-15

VET Quality Indicators 2012

Qualifications Competency Completed Report 2012

Units for Competency Completion Rate Report 2012

UYCH Student Complaints & Appeals Policy 2012


Accredited training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Eligibilty criteria applies. Funding is available through the ‘Securing Jobs for our Future’ program. Upper Yarra Community College is a registered training organisation. RTO 4150   ABN 51 933 700 538.

Our pre-accredited training program includes government subsidised, ACFE (Adult Community and Further Education) courses.


UYCH Community College
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UYCH Community College is proud to acknowledge the support from the Upper Yarra Community Enterprise Ltd in sponsoring the Bendigo Bank Community Workskills Centre.