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    Skills First

This program is for young people from a refugee or refugee-like background. AMES Australia teachers, Foundation House and the Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY) work together to help you with your settlement in Australia. This program involves work experience opportunities.

What will I learn?

  • English language support
  • Meet with youth volunteers - young Australians studying or working part-time
  • English for the Australian workplace
  • Prepare you for part time work
  • Arrange work experience
  • Care for your wellbeing.


To be eligible for this course you must be a refugee or have a refugee background, aged 16-24 years and have lived in Australia for at least three months.

Course duration

1 day a week, for a semester.

Course dates

Flagstaff - 255 William Street Melbourne 


Dandenong - Level 4,  280 Thomas Street 


Footscray - Level 1, 289 Barkly Street



This course is free for SEE/Skills First students.

How to Enrol

Contact the best AMES location for you and find out:

  • course dates
  • your eligibility

The course will be run subject to enrolment numbers.


AMES Australia Flagstaff - Melbourne City
AMES Australia Dandenong