Leadership Learning Service Transformation

Careers & Pathways

The ATC Career and Pathways team are here to listen, support and guide you with your choices. We can help you to understand how your interests, attributes, skills, subject preferences and life experiences can help shape your future. The ATC Career and Pathways team consists of Miss Melissa Peacock, Head of Vocational and Career Pathways and Ms Kate Nankivell, Counsellor and Career Guidance.

We can help you to:
• Set goals and strategies to assist you with your pathway decisions
• Develop strategies to assist you to achieve your potential
• Provide resources to discover and support pathway decisions and actions
• Make realistic and suitable course decisions
• Develop your employability skills
• Plan for employment

Careers Bulletin

Every fortnight the ATCareers Bulletin will be released on the College app. This bulletin contains important information for your son’s future including open days, work experience opportunities, Vocational Education and Training (VET) information, industry insights and competitions for skill development. The most recent volumes are available for download via the links below.

Vocational Education and Training

Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses provide students with valuable work-related knowledge and skills through a nationally recognised qualification. Student achievement is based on industry-endorsed competency standards.
Starting in 2018, Ambrose Treacy College will offer a range of VET courses to students in Years 10 – 11.
Ambrose Treacy College’s Scope of Registration includes:
Ambrose Treacy College (RTO Number: 45196)

SIT10216 Certificate I in Hospitality
SIT20316 Certificate II in Hospitality
Partnership Agreements:
The following certificate courses will also be offered at the College through partnership agreements with external RTOs.
Binnacle Training (RTO Number: 31319)
BSB30115 Certificate III in Business (Cost is approximately $210 per student)
SIS30115 Certificate III in Sport and Recreation (Cost is approximately $260 + $40 for First Aid CPR Certificate per student)
Gold Coast School of Construction (RTO Number: 32409)
CPC10111 Certificate I in Construction (Cost approximately $220 per student)

Students also have the opportunity to undertake an external VET course through TAFE at Schools (see 2018 Course Guide for course costs) or BSB50215 Diploma of Business through Barrington’s College (RTO No: 45030). The Diploma of Business is held outside of school hours and costs $1850.

Complaints and Appeals Policy
Any person wishing to make a complaint against the school concerning its conduct as a Registered Training Organisation (RTO), whether a complaint, appeal or other matter, shall have access to the Complaints and Appeals Policy and Procedure.

Complaints include conduct of the RTO, its trainers, assessors or other staff; a third party providing services on the RTO’s behalf, its trainers, assessors or other staff; or a student of the RTO.
An appeal can be a request for a review of decisions, including assessment decisions, made by the RTO or a third party providing services on the RTO’s behalf.

All formal complaints and appeals will be heard and decided within 15 working days of the receipt of the written complaint/appeal by the school. The Head of Vocational and Career Pathways will keep a Register of Complaints and Appeals which documents all formal complaints/appeals and their resolution. Any substantiated complaints/appeals will be reviewed as part of the continuous improvement procedure. The principles of natural justice and procedural fairness are adopted at every stage of the complaint and appeal process.

Follow the link below to download the Ambrose Treacy College’s Complaints and Appeals Policy.
Follow the link below to download the Ambrose Treacy College Appeals Form.
Follow the link below to download the Ambrose Treacy College Complaint Form.

Please note, for any complaints or appeals concerning Certificate III in Business (BSB30115) or Certificate III in Sport and Recreation (SIS30115)– please direct to Binnacle Training (RTO No. 31319) and for any complaints or appeals concerning Certificate I in Construction (CPC10111) – please direct to Gold Coast School of Construction (RTO No. 32409).
For complaints or appeals concerning TAFE at Schools – please direct to TAFE Queensland Brisbane (RTO No. 0275) and for Diploma of Business (BSB50215) – please direct to Barrington’s College (RTO No.45030).

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