How can Learn Local help you?

Learn Local organisations across Victoria offer a range of education and training programs designed to meet your learning needs. There’s a government registered Learn Local in your community that can help you return to study, improve your reading, writing and maths skills, gain a qualification, get a job or learn something new. Discover more

What you can learn

We have courses and programs for people of all ages and all walks of life. A Learn Local in your community could help you:

  • land your first job
  • finish school
  • get back to work after long-term unemployment
  • change your career
  • get into further training or university
  • develop social skills and increase confidence.
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Learner stories

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Turning your life around

Despite battling every day with very high levels of anxiety, Matt has turned his life around and is now a student mentor and valued volunteer.

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It’s never too late

It's never too late to embark on a journey towards a new career. Anita is proof of this and now she has a brand new lease on life.

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Learning new skills

One of the best things about learning is that it can help change the course of your life. Mulyani is keen to improve her writing skills.

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Find out more about the Learn Local providers in your community.

From homemaker to educator

The 2016 Premier’s Award for Victorian Senior of the Year has been awarded to Gwen Smith, president of Learn Local organisation Echuca Neighbourhood House, in acknowledgement of over 30 years’ work in adult community education. Gwen is tireless in her passion for community education, and is making the most of winning this Award to get… Read more »

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