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The YMCA Institute of Education and Training provides a wide range of community based education, training and employment services across Australia. With campuses in Brisbane, Perth and Sydney and distance learning capabilities, the YMCA Institute of Education and Training offers flexible, highly personalised service. A private Registered Training Organisation (RTO) the Institute offers nationally recognised Vocational Education Training (VET) nationally. 

Training opportunities include:

  • Sport and Recreation (including First Aid, Aquatic Education, Fitness Instruction, Personal Training)
  • Leadership
  • Youth Work
  • Children's Services
  • Information Technology
  • Business Services
  • Volunteer orientation
  • Education and training, including Work place Trainer and Assessor courses 

Our full scope of recognised training can be found on the National Training Information Service web site www.training.gov.au. (Our code is 3979).

Contact Details

Australian YMCA Institute of Education and Training - Frances Bevacqua
Level 1, 88 Market Street
South Melbourne VIC 3205
Phone: 03 9699 7655
Fax: 03 9690 2835
Email​: frances.bevacqua@ymca.org.au.  

For course information or information specific to our Brisbane, Perth or Sydney campuses, please contact the campus managers directly using the 'Campus locations and contacts' details below.

Campus Locations and Contacts 

Western Australia
201 Star Street, Welshpool
Peter Yow
Tel: 08 9473 8400
Fax: 08 9472 7522
Email: peter.yow@ymcawa​.org.au
Website: www.ymcatraining.org.au

95 Abbotsford Road, Bowen Hills QLD 4006
Will Sambrook
Tel: 07 3852 2443​
Email: training.brisbane@ymcabrisbane.org
Website: www.ymcaeducation.com

Summary of VET Quality Framework Audit Information

New South Wales
Level 5, 20 Smith Street, Parramatta NSW 2150
Penny Beecham
Tel: 02 9633 8263​
Email: penny.beecham@ymcansw.org.au
Website: www.ymcansw.org.au  

 Audit Summary - link here.

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