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Equip program

Equip yourself with the ultimate toolkit for your future!
Have you ever thought you'd like to study at uni or TAFE?
UniSC Equip is a free, supportive program to help adults from all backgrounds gain the confidence, knowledge and skills to take on further study.

Our free workshops and consultations will help you:

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You can complete one, two or all three workshops OR book an over-the-phone consultation 

These FREE workshops are facilitated by experienced UniSC advisers and are designed for adults (18+) of all ages and experiences, including those who may not have undertaken formal study for some years, or who did not finish high school.

If you are not able to attend one of our workshops we'd still love to help you. You can book a FREE over-the-phone consultation where we will discuss your circumstances, provide options, and help you create a plan.

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Workshop details

Workshop 1: Conquer the challenges to start your studies

Learn how to overcome any challenges or fears that may be stopping you from achieving your study goals. You will get honest and helpful information about tertiary study and the support available for you to make a confident decision. You will also hear from other students who have been in your shoes and can share their insights. As part of this workshop, you'll complete a short, one-on-one consultation with one of our staff to help you plan what's next.

This workshop will cover:

Workshop 2: Define my direction

With your future goals in mind, explore what options you have for further study based on where you are now. We'll give you the tools you need to help you choose your career path.

This workshop will cover:

Workshop 3: Upskill for study 

Discover the essential skills and resources you need to prepare for further study. You will learn how academic skills can help you achieve your goals and develop the skills that employers are looking for. You will also learn how to research and reference your sources.

This workshop will cover:

Please note: These workshops cannot be used towards gaining admission into a UniSC program. This program is only for domestic students. For further information on UniSC's bridging program, visit Tertiary Preparation Pathway. This program is not intended for existing UniSC students. If you are a current student and need study skills assistance, please attend an academic skills workshop.

UniSC Equip is a free widening participation program developed by UniSC to increase participation in tertiary education. It is partly funded by the Australian Government Department of Education, Skills and Employment under the Higher Education Participation and Partnerships Program (HEPPP).

Workshop dates

Fraser Coast

UniSC Fraser Coast - 161-179 Old Maryborough Rd, Hervey Bay

More workshops coming soon. Please register your interest using the registration form.

 

Gympie

UniSC Gympie - 71 Cartwright Road, Gympie 

Tuesday 20 February 2024

5pm-7pm: Conquer the challenges to start your studies, Room G.17

 

Sunshine Coast

More workshops coming soon. Please register your interest using the registration form.

 

Caboolture

UniSC Caboolture - Tallon St, Caboolture

More workshops coming soon. Please register your interest using the registration form.

Moreton Bay

UniSC Moreton Bay - 1 Moreton Parade, Petrie

More workshops coming soon. Please register your interest using the registration form.

Online

Online

Tuesday 27 February 2024

5:30pm-7pm: Conquer the challenges to start your studies (Zoom link to be emailed upon registration)

 

Wednesday 28 February 2024

5:30pm-7pm: Define my direction (Zoom link to be emailed upon registration)

Want to bring the UniSC Equip program to your organisation?

If you’re a community organisation in one of the following regions, an experienced UniSC staff member can deliver one, or more UniSC Equip program workshops at your organisation for FREE.

  • Fraser Coast and Wide Bay
  • Gympie
  • Sunshine Coast and Noosa
  • Moreton Bay

UniSC will require a minimum of 10 people registered to deliver these workshops. To find out more, contact mature@usc.edu.au or Tel:(07) 5459 4675.

Contact:

Widening Participation UniSC
Email: mature@usc.edu.au
Tel: +61 7 5459 4675