Compulsory core subject areas (must include English and Maths)

  • English (Literacy)
  • Maths (Numeracy)
  • Science
  • SOSE
  • Art
  • Information Technology
  • Health & Physical Education

Elective Vocational studies/ Traineeships

Strands 1 and 2

  • Certificate I Automotive
  • Certificate I Work Preparation (Community Service) CHC10108 – Basic Communication
  • WHS Practices
  • Statement of Attainment in ‘Apply First Aid’
  • Certificate I Hospitality

Strands 3, 4, 5

  • Certificate II Automotive
  • Certificate III Children’s Services
  • Certificate III Community recreation
  • Certificate II Hospitality
  • Warehouse Operation including Forklift training and License for eligible aged students.

Additional elective vocational courses / Traineeships / External

  • Certificate II Hair dressing
  • Certificate I Horticulture / Grounds maintenance
  • Get Set for Work
  • Wood working / construction

Senior Phase of learning

All students intending to study Years 11 and 12 (Strands 4 and 5) are registered with their intended learning goals with the Queensland Studies Authority (QSA) during Year 10 9Strand 3). Once students are registered they have a Learning Account for banking their learning credits and a Learner

Unique Identifier (LUI) so that they can monitor their progress and use the Career Information Service (www.cis.qsa.qld.au).

YMCA Vocational School

YMCA Social Impact

Officially known as Y-Care SE Qld Inc., YMCA Social Impact is the group of programs that make up the charitable arm of the YMCA Brisbane.

Our mission is to break the cycle of disadvantage and give people a Real Opportunity to grow, in mind, body and spirit. We aim to transform lives.


YMCA Vocational School
Clem Jones Campus
41-45 Mary Street
Kingston, Queensland 4114

Tel:(07) 3440 4300
Fax:(07) 3440 4399
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