Melbourne’s Top Rated Adult Learning Provider

Government funding is now available across most courses.

The Small Business Launching Pad (SBLP) provides practical pathways, through our tailored programs for job seekers, career changers and those looking to start a business. Each program has been developed to aid learners through positive and engaging techniques that will make a difference. SBLP courses are inclusive of all learners with a focus on practical skills. Our courses are delivered around Melbourne and beyond.
We take a blended learning approach across all courses including

Call Centre Training

In this modern and evolving work environment, call centres are becoming more and more common This course is developed in conjunction with a fully operating call centre.

Business Growth

These courses use proven, hands-on techniques to identify any growth potential in your business. Whether up skilling staff, or developing a modern business approach using cloud-based apps, there is a program here for you.  


With the right skills and training, your Employability Skills become a real advantage for finding a job.  You will learn essential skills such as reasoning and problem solving, time management, interview techniques, resume writing and effective communication techniques.

Home Garden & Landscaping

As the world moves faster, it’s refreshing to be able to work outdoors. Learn the skills to keep your garden green and healthy. Learn the skills to design, build and enjoy a landscaping project. These programs are suitable for the home-handyman, or job-seeker alike.

Digital Literacy Skills

Learn how Digital Literacy will allow you to collaborate with others while working online. And how to find and share information, online. This subject also teaches importance of privacy, security and assessing the credibility of information.

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What Our Students Have to Say

"I would absolutely recommend this business! Amanda’s course is brilliant! I got so much from it - from learning about customer service and call centre operations to workplace safety, resume layout, presentation skills as well as understanding my own strengths and weaknesses. Amanda is  an amazing educator, extremely thorough, organised, knowledgeable and personable! Cannot say enough good things!! I would rate this business 5 stars!"
Jacqui Mernik
Victoria Australia
"I have just completed the Bookkeeping and Finance course. I have really enjoyed attending this course online for the last three months. I have learned so many important skills that I can utilise to take my career in a new direction. The option to use flexible online training during this year has been so beneficial. My trainer Amanda was very patient and knowledgeable and wrote the training to be fun and informative."
Melanie Ballantine
Victoria Australia

Frequently Asked Questions

Workshops and Community programs have set time frames depending on the course. Please check dates and locations for each program. Self-paced online course – you decide when you start and when you finish. No meeting dates!

We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 14 days and we will give you a full refund. Please refer to our refund policy,

At a minimum, you will have access to all the videos, tutorials, content, downloads, tips and tricks for ONE FULL YEAR! (Face-to-Face training cannot offer that!)

Yes! Technology and cloud-based applications change all the time. This course will be updated on a yearly basis unless there are major updates that affect the program itself.

Each of the pre accredited training courses offers a certificate of participation. There are no professional credits for any of our programs.

Yes! Please submit a request to pay by purchase order via the contact form below. These have to be processed manually and cannot be entered in the checkout process online.