About Us St George & Sutherland Community College

About Us

About Us

SGSCC is committed to providing a range of quality vocational, accredited, and leisure courses and programs to cater for the life-long learning and development needs of our community.

The College is proud to have received the ACE Endorsed Quality Award from The Board of Adult and Community Education for its outstanding commitment to Quality principles and practices. Propelled by this prestigious award, the College remains dedicated to the continual improvement and delivery of excellence in our service and programs.

Over 400 courses in over 30 venues throughout the St George and Sutherland areas- day, evening and weekend available. Contact us if you would like us to tailor any courses for your business on your site or on ours or if you would like to suggest a course to add to our extensive range.

For all other enquiries or for more information please don't hesitate to contact us directly on 02 9528 3344.

Leisure

Each Term SGSCC Leisure offers over 200 courses in various leisure areas.

From learning a language, to becoming a culinary genius; creating your own designer outfit to learning an instrument you can learn to do what you have always dreamt of doing. Become a pro handyman or write a short story; enhance your artistic flair or learn how to build a new business from scratch - We have something for everyone, taught by some of the best tutors in their industry, and all at an affordable, competitive price.

School Age

SGSSCC School Age has been operating for over 20 years through the St George and Sutherland regions. Our two flag ship campuses are located in Jannali and Hurstville and additionally we have satellite sites operating across the two regions.

SGSCC School Age’s mission is to inspire students to achieve the highest standards of intellectual development through stimulating and comprehensive programs. Within a safe, nurturing learning environment SGSCC School Age is committed to instilling in each student a desire to learn while equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed to navigate successful futures.

Our educational specialists employ a range of tutoring and coaching techniques and strategies tailored to the developmental needs of each student from preschool, primary right through to HSC level. Class sizes are small and teachers are personally selected on academic merit, skills and experience. Our HSC teachers have extensive expertise in teaching, setting assessment tasks and marking. There are many reasons to choose SGSCC School Age Tutoring College for your child, including:

  • Experienced Educational Specialist teachers
  • Classes tailored to meet the needs of students
  • Courses offered from year 1 through to HSC
  • Catering for students needing help to master the basics right through to those needing extension work
  • Outstanding results in OC placement, Naplan, Scholarship Exams, Selective High and HSC
  • Friendly safe environment
  • Afternoon, evening and weekend courses available
  • Small class sizes
  • Comfortable air-conditioned rooms
  • Affordable – pay as you go payment plan available
  • Flexible enrolments throughout the term

English

SGSCC has a long history of delivering English, language and literacy tuition in the Hurstville and Sutherland Shire regions for over 20 years, offering a broad range of English courses catering for beginners, intermediate and advanced students.

Whether you wish to improve your written and spoken communication skills for the workplace and everyday life or are new to Australia we have a course that will empower you to achieve your goals in a friendly and supportive environment.

SGSCC English clients come from a diverse range of cultural, educational and social backgrounds. We believe that education is a lifelong learning practice. We cater for all clients in a professional and caring environment and are committed to helping our students reach their potential by developing and improving their English skills in the workplace, study or in their everyday lives.

SGSCC English offers innovative courses in many areas such as job-seeking skills, IT and online skills, pronunciation, grammar, reading and writing and caters for all English skill levels.

Our English Languages courses also include subsidised courses. To check your eligibility and funding status or to find out more about our accredited courses contact us directly on 02 9580 7885.

International

St George & Sutherland Community College (SGSCC) is the first Community College in Australia to deliver Vocational Courses to overseas students through SGSCC International.

SGSCC is one of the largest and most successful Community Colleges in Australia. SGSCC delivers over 400 courses across 30 venues in the southern Sydney regions of St George and Sutherland Shire to local students.

These regions offer an affordable, safe and friendly environment for you to learn and achieve the qualifications to give you a global future. We pride our self on delivering quality education to International Students.

St George and Sutherland Community College offers a variety of programs to international students from study tours to vocational courses.

All our programs are immersed with practical experience of Australia and our local community.

Our vocational courses are for adult students, aged from 18 upwards. There is no upper age limit on course applicants.

Aside from our local students, our international students at St George and Sutherland Community College come from a variety of countries in Asia, Europe, the Pacific, the Middle-East and South America.

After enrolment and payment of course fees, an E-CoE (Electronic-Confirmation of Enrolment) form is issued which students must submit to the relevant immigration authorities together with their visa applications.

In addition, all overseas students require health cover which can be arranged through St George and Sutherland Community College.

Feel free to look around our site to find out more.

DisAbility

SGSCC disAbility is a unique environment – come and be part of the Community College where you will have the opportunity to learn and grow with SGSCC.

SGSCC disAbility has over 40 years of experience providing disability services in the local community. We have grown from being a small department of St George & Sutherland Community College providing one ADHC funded Day Program to the largest department at the College. We now provide a range of programs, courses, activities and individualised supports.

We provide our services of support at the College, in the community and in your home.

SGSCC disAbility is committed to providing you with a positive customer experience delivered by friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff. From the beginning of your journey with SGSCC disAbility you will be provided with an experience that aims to give you all of the information you require every step of the way. SGSCC disAbility will develop a partnership that provides you with the opportunity to choose your staff, direct your journey and achieve your goals.

SGSCC disAbility is a registered NDIS Provider. We look forward to supporting people with a disability and their families on this journey of lifelong learning

For all enquiries or for more information please don’t hesitate to contact us directly on 02 8543 7429.

WorkSkills

WorkSkills is the vocational education and training division of SGSCC offering accredited courses delivering skills and knowledge leading to nationally recognized qualifications in the Community Services and Business sectors.

Our philosophy is based on, enriching lives through meeting the needs of our local community, providing quality training with an ethical, caring and professional approach, providing pathways to employment, career advancement and career change, providing a place of belonging with shared experiences.

Our training is delivered in small classes to allow for individual student support, care and development. We motivate and mentor our students towards achieving competence in the skills and knowledge they need to develop, launch and grow their careers. We inspire within our students their capacity for 'lifelong learning' and personal growth.

Our highly innovative and professional industry trainers make the students learning experience “real,” providing a variety of stimulating activities that empower our students to learn and grow.

We look forward to welcoming you to SGSCC WorkSkills and to help you develop and pursue your chosen career.