Financial Literacy

Financial Literacy is vital for individuals to make informed decisions about their finances

Learn how to become confident in developing a personal budget and other money-based skills

About this Course

This program provides individuals with the essential numeracy skills required to create a personal budget and navigate finances.

  • Recognise the link between attitudes and approaches to managing money
  • Prioritise your spending by applying the concept of needs and wants
  • Identify ways to reduce expenses and create a budget
  • Plan for unexpected life events
  • Understand the positive impacts of using appropriate bank accounts
  • Avoid dangerous debt and manage credit history
  • Recognise the potential cost of credit cards
  • Recognise the benefits of effectively managing superannuation


Duration and Location

Duration: 66 hours, 1 day per week over 11 weeks
Footscray | Sunshine | St Albans | Werribee | Melton | Geelong | Corio

Next commencement

Footscray - July 2019

Footscray - August 2019

Footscray - September 2019

Footscray - October 2019


Why Study with Us?
  • Small class sizes
  • Supportive study environment
  • This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government Funding. Eligibility criteria apply.
  • Practical pathways to employment

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