Centre for Short Courses
The Centre for Short Courses (CSC) is the largest provider of recreational and work related short courses in the ACT. For more than 20 years we have offered a wide variety of short courses, with something for every need, passion and taste.
We have strong relationships with a large number of many community partners both small and large, allowing us increase the range and location of the quality learning experiences we can offer you.
Our years’ of experience in the delivery local short courses, has allowed us to develop Canberra’s highest quality, informative, relevant, rewarding and of course, fun short courses to more than 8,000 locals each year.
What we do
At CSC we deliver hundreds of short courses in a range of subject areas including;
- Arts and Creative Skills
- Business and Work Skills
- Home, Garden and Garage
- Languages and Writing
- Lifestyle and Recreation
- Professional Development Days
Our courses are offered at over 20 different locations across the Canberra Region and at selected locations in regional and coastal NSW.
Our short courses vary in length and intensity from three hour sessions through to 16 week sessions, all taught by passionate and talented tutors wanting to share their skills and knowledge with others.
Our short courses are a great way for you to meet new people, learn something new, up skill for professional or personal development and of course, have fun.
Who we are
The Centre for Short courses (CSC) is a part of CIT Solutions, the commercial arm of the Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT), which provides a wide range of consulting, learning and development and assessment services to clients in Australia and overseas.
CIT Solutions was established in 1989. Since then it has grown to be a highly successful business employing 60 full-time staff and more than 250 specialist trainers.
Each year, CIT Solutions provides short personal enrichment and professional development courses for more than 8000 students in Canberra and the local region. We have a proven record of working with other organisations to develop their people, their products and their services; with dedicated staff and teachers committed to working to achieve their objectives.
At CSC we can customise any one of our courses to suit the needs of you, your friends or your staff. We can tailor all of our courses, training methods and delivery locations to give you the most out of your learning experience, ensuring it’s practical, beneficial, time-effective and relevant.
At CSC we are always developing new relationships with organisations small and large across the Canberra community. This allows us to offer courses at convenient locations across the region and beyond, giving you flexibility and convenience to do a course ‘close to home’.
Our current partners include; Dickson College | Hawker College | Canberra Glassworks | Canberra College | Gungahlin College | Canberra Grammar School.
See Locations on the CSC website for more information.
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