Trade Skills Courses

First Aid & CPR Training

Learn locally

Delivered by Alpine Health's experienced nursing staff

Current and relevant to the local community

Custom group delivery available

Also a new requirement is to apply for a USI (Unique student identifier) this is an easy process that can be done online.


A pre-reading manual will be sent to participants.

Refresher required every 3 years, CPR must be updated every 12 months.


Dates : Monday 16th August and Friday 22nd October 2021

Booking: through Alpine Institute

Call: 03 5751 9400 or 



Women in the Men's Shed

An opportunity for the ladies of the community to come down and expand their knowledge and skills with woodwork, tools, and other general maintenance. We are making a chopping board!!!

Four themes to cover all bases:

Plumbing - tap washers, leaking pipes or overflowing gutters

Garden - lawn mower maintenance, tools to have or not to have

Car & mechanics - know about your car or change your tyres/wheels.

Wood work - fix your door hinges, recycle a piece of timber into something beautiful.

The workshops will develop depending on how creative the participants want to be.

Date & Time: To be advised (in spring)

5:30 - 8:00pm (5 sessions)

Course Fee: $21.60 + Amenities $15.00 + Manual $33.40

Cost: $70.00 ACFE subsidised (Full Fee: $240.00)


Learn the skills to volunteer or get a job in Horticulture.

Do you have a green thumb and a love of the outdoors?

Certificate II in Horticulture will give you a taste for a career in this rewarding industry.

Learn from GOTAFE's leading horticulture experts, who will give you work ready skills in growing and caring for plants, including propagation and a range of landscape projects.

We are partnering with GOTAFE. (GOTAFE is the trading name of Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE, RTO - 3094, CRICOS - 03654D)

Fees to be confirmed

Now taking expression of interest.


Combined Worksafe Course


Trim & cut fallen trees. One day of theory and 1 practical day


Relates directly to the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work.


One day of theory and 1 practical day

Date: taking expression of interest

Cost: $1,000.00

Price dependent on funding and eligibility

Cutting Woods

Farm Chemical Users 

This two day course provides the required training for many Industry Quality Assurance Programs and is necessary to apply for the Victorian Agricultural Chemical Users Permit. 


This course will cover:

  • Determining the need for chemical use

  • Preparing application/spray plan

  • Preparing chemical mixes

  • Calibrating application equipment

  • Applying chemicals

  • Cleaning equipment and complete records

  • Transport and handle chemicals and biological agents

  • Store chemicals in the workplace

  • Record storage details


Dates and Times to be confirmed 


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Date: taking expression of interest

CPCCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

This unit relates directly to the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work (ASCC2007)

Min 10 - Max 16 participants

Cost: $180

1 Stop Driving School 2019 - RTO#40729

Workers with Safety Vests

Chainsaw Operations

This short course is designed for people working in the basic operation of chainsaws and Pole saws for basic cross cutting.

The two day course is designed to provide skills in the operation of chainsaws and the promotion of safe working practices for people with limited experience of chainsaws.

Participants will gain skills and knowledge in the following:

  • Chainsaw selection

  • Personal protective equipment selection and use

  • Safety procedures and guidelines

  • Sharpening and maintaining chainsaws

  • Site assessment

  • Cross cutting procedures

  • Pole saw operations (FWPCOT3228)

  • Operate and maintain chainsaws (AHCMOM213)

  • Trim and fell trees (FWPCOT2239)


Date and Time:TBA

Cost: TBA


Snow Sports Technician Course

The Snow sports training course will enter its 16th consecutive year offering tuition and hands on training to current and prospective employees within the snow sports industry. The course will run over 3 days including 10 key modules and 4 group sessions. 


AIM: The course is designed to teach new and prospective employees the skills required to work in a retail and/or rental ski outlet and show a high level of proficiency. For employers, the course accelerates the learning skills of new employees and maximizes their potential in store from day 1.

BOOKINGS: All bookings to be made through Mt. Beauty Neighbourhood Centre. 

LOCATION: BRIGHT CHALET, 113 Delany Ave, Bright

DATES: June 2022 (To be advised)

COST: $390  BYO Lunch  (Morning and afternoon tea are provided)