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Come and study an Education program at NMIT in one of its industry-recognised teaching degree qualifications in Early Years Education, get qualified to be an Education Support Worker or develop your own learning with Tertiary Studies.

Through NMIT you will be involved in contemporary, fresh programs aimed at building skills for early years teachers, education support workers and individuals ready to teach and learn in today’s diverse world and its challenges.

Not sure which course is for you?

Education (Early Years)

  • You love working with children
  • You want to be qualified as an early years specialist (birth – 8 years)
  • You want a qualification that allows you work in primary schools as well as kindergartens.

Then our Early Years program is for you!

HE Education Early Years Programs Diagram

Tertiary Studies

  • You would like to study at Degree level but don’t have the necessary entry requirements
  • You want to develop your academic writing and research skills in a supportive environment
  • You have been in the workforce for a number of years and wish to change career?

Then our Tertiary Studies program is for you!

HE Education Tertiary Studies Programs Diagram

Education Support

  • You want the qualification to be able to work as teacher aide or education support worker
  • You would also like to be qualifies to offer English language support
  • You want to apply for jobs which are ideal for a working parent who needs to do school drop-offs/pick-ups etc
Courses
Certificate I in ESL (Access) - YAMEC (Young Adult Migrant Education Courses)
If you’re new to Australia, between 15 and 26, from a non-English speaking background, but want to improve your writing and speaking in English and have had disrupted, incomplete or no prior education, NMIT’s Certificate I in English as a second language (ESL) (Access) with YAMEC is for you.
Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory) - YAMEC (Young Adult Migrant Education Courses)
If you’re new to Australia, between 15 and 26, from a non-English speaking background, but need to improve your writing and speaking in English and have had disrupted, incomplete or no prior education, NMIT’s Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory) (YAMEC) is for you.
Certificate I in Spoken and Written English - YAMEC (Young Adult Migrant Education Courses)
New to Australia, and from a non-English speaking background? If you’re between 15 and 26, and have had disrupted, incomplete or no prior education, NMIT’s Certificate I in Spoken and Written English (YAMEC) is for you.
Certificate I in Transition Education - Foundation
The Certificate I in Transition Education is suitable for students with disabilities, particularly those with individual learning needs. An individual education program plan is developed for each student by setting objectives to meet their needs. Areas covered involve personal goals which may be about vocational studies, social recreation, job choices, literacy, numeracy, training and voluntary work experiences.
Certificate I in Work Education - Foundation (General)
The Certificate I in Work Education is suitable for students with disabilities particularly those with individual learning needs.
Certificate I in Work Education - Foundation (Ignition Theatre)
This program comprises the Ignition Theatre stream of the Certificate I in Work Education. The Certificate I in Work Education is suitable for students with disabilities particularly those with individual learning needs. Areas covered may involve personal goals, such as: job choice, literacy, numeracy, practical placement experiences and vocational studies, which includes performance, set design and construction, staging and production.
Certificate I in Work Education - Foundation (Hospitality)
The Certificate I in Work Education is suitable for students with disabilities, particularly those with individual learning needs.
Certificate II in ESL (Access) - YAMEC (Young Adult Migrant Education Courses)
If you’re new to Australia, between 15 and 26, from a non-English speaking background, but need to improve your English language skills and have had disrupted, incomplete or no prior education, NMIT’s Certificate I in English as a second language (ESL) (Access) with YAMEC is for you.
Certificate II in Retail Baking Assistance
The Certificate II in Retail Baking Assistance focuses on developing routine baking skills, customer service and general preparation and cleaning skills. This course is designed for students with disabilities or learning difficulties and based on an individually designed education program plan.
Certificate II in Spoken and Written English - YAMEC (Young Adult Migrant Education Courses)
New to Australia, and from a non-English speaking background? If you’re between 15 and 26, and can write and speak English but have had disrupted, incomplete or no prior education, NMIT’s Certificate II in Spoken and Written English (YAMEC) is for you.
Certificate III in Business Administration (Education)
Work in the school office - learn the skills to work in administration in a variety of educational institutions, such as primary or secondary schools.
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
Help children achieve their full potential - Melbourne Polytechnic’s Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care is the foundation for your career working with children. You’ll learn how to provide care and education for infants and children up to six years of age in long day care, occasional child care and kindergarten.
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Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
Help children achieve their full potential - NMIT’s Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care is the foundation for your career working with children. You’ll learn how to provide care and education for infants and children up to six years of age in long day care, occasional child care and kindergarten.
Certificate III in Education Support
This course qualifies you to works as a teacher aide or education support worker as well as offering English language support. This program comprises the Certificate III in Education Support offered in conjunction with modules from the English for Teacher Aide stream of the Certificate III in ESL (Employment).
Certificate III in ESL (Employment) - English for Child Care
Learn English for Child Care - the Certificate III in English as a Second Language (ESL) (Employment) specialising in Child Care is run jointly with NMIT’s Health and Community Studies Department.
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
Free tuition for eligible students in 2014. The Australian government is providing support for people wanting to upgrade their skills in child care. Melbourne Polytechnic’s Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is a rewarding way to consolidate your professional qualifications and skills.
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Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
Free tuition for eligible students in 2014. The Australian government is providing support for people wanting to upgrade their skills in child care. NMIT’s Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is a rewarding way to consolidate your professional qualifications and skills.
Diploma of Tertiary Studies - Higher Education
Do you want to get into a Bachelor degree or higher education studies, but don’t have the necessary entry requirements? Would you like to develop your academic writing and research skills in a supportive environment? The Diploma of Tertiary Studies at NMIT equips you with the skills, knowledge and confidence needed to succeed in higher education studies.
Diploma of Tertiary Studies - Higher Education
Do you want to get into a Bachelor degree or higher education studies, but don’t have the necessary entry requirements? Would you like to develop your academic writing and research skills in a supportive environment? The Diploma of Tertiary Studies at Melbourne Polytechnic equips you with the skills, knowledge and confidence needed to succeed in higher education studies.
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Diploma of Vocational Education and Training (VET)
The Diploma of Vocational Education and Training has been designed to reflect the roles of experienced practitioners delivering training and assessment services in a registered training organisation (RTO) within the VET sector.
Associate Degree of Early Years Studies
The Associate Degree of Early Years Studies is ideal for those that want to work with young children and is an embedded exit point for either the Bachelor of Education (Early Years) or the Bachelor of Early Years Studies.
Bachelor of Early Years Studies
Do you love working with infants, toddlers and young children? Would you like to work as a kindergarten teacher or in a childcare centre? The Bachelor of Early Years Studies is your pathway to educating of our next generation.
Bachelor of Education (Early Years)
Do you love working with young children? Would you like to work as a teacher with children in a pre-school or primary setting? The Bachelor of Education (Early Years) is ideal for those that want to work with young children and is awarded after successful completion of an additional year after the Bachelor of Early Years Studies or two years after the Associate Degree of Early Years Studies.
Bachelor of Enterprise Learning
The Bachelor of Enterprise Learning is an online program designed for those who currently work in, or wish to begin a career in organisational learning and development, workplace training or adult learning, teaching and education. 
Bachelor of Enterprise Learning
The Bachelor of Enterprise Learning is an online program designed for those who currently work in, or wish to begin a career in organisational learning and development, workplace training or adult learning, teaching and education. 
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Introduction to Trade Skills ESL (VCAL YAMEC)
 If you are looking to enter the trades between 15 and 26 years of age, from a non-English speaking background, but can write and speak English and have had disrupted, incomplete or no prior education, NMIT’s Introduction to Trade Skills (VCAL) will help to prepare you for further training or employment in the building and construction industry.
Course in ESL - YAMEC (Young Adult Migrant Education Courses)
If you’re new to Australia, between 15 and 26, from a non-English speaking background, and have had disrupted, incomplete or no prior education and cannot write and speak English, NMIT’s Course in English as a second language (ESL) with YAMEC is for you.
VCAL ESL YAMEC
If you’re new to Australia, between 15 and 26, from a non-English speaking background, and have had disrupted, or incomplete education and can write and speak English, NMIT’s Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) English as a Second Language (ESL) Young Adult Migration Education Courses is the program for you.
Course in Initial General Education for Adults (CGEA) - YAMEC (Young Adult Migrant Education Courses)
If you’re new to Australia, between 15 and 26, from a non-English speaking background, but cannot write and speak English and have had disrupted, incomplete or no prior education, NMIT’s Course in Initial General Education for Adults (CGEA) (YAMEC) is for you.
Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English - YAMEC (Young Adult Migrant Education Courses)
New to Australia, and from a non-English speaking background? If you’re between 15 and 26, and want to be able to write and speak English but have had disrupted, incomplete or no prior education, NMIT’s Certificate II in Spoken and Written English (YAMEC) is for you.

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