Level Up: Youth Education Program

Left school a little early? We’ll help you get the skills you need to get JOB READY

With over 100 years of experience in training early childhood educators, Meerilinga Training College can help you get WORK READY for today’s competitive job market.

At Meerilinga Training College, we understand that mainstream school isn’t for everyone. Our mission is to empower young people with the tools and skills to thrive through an alternative pathway to education.

How we help

Meerilinga Training College offers young people a supportive and flexible environment in the field of Early Childhood Education and care to complete their studies and set them up for further education pathways or employment in industry.

Our Level Up program is registered with the Department of Education and students are able to complete a nationally accredited Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care. Our approach is flexible and supportive to the individual needs of each student.

This program is suitable for young people between the age of 15-18 years old. Applicants must have a referral from an Approved Participation Referral Agent.

How does the Level Up program work?
Youth-friendly, non-judgmental environment
Our strong community fosters a sense of belonging and provide students with an encouraging and caring environment that respects and supports every student’s journey and career aspirations
Nationally accredited
Our courses are nationally recognized to prepare our students for careers in high demand
Tailored support
Students have access to qualified trainers, mentors, our youth worker, and our cultural and engagement advisor.  All our staff are trained in trauma-informed practice, restorative practices, CPR and First Aid
Small classroom size
Our small size classroom and intake provide a nurturing space for learners to feel comfortable, safe and get plenty of one-on-one time with our trainers

Contact us at mtc@meerilinga.org.au
or call (08) 9489 4022

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