Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL)
A practical based program which combines study and work placement to equip students with key competencies and vocational work place readiness.
Fairhills High offers the VCAL study program to eligible students in Years 11 and 12. The program allows schools to work together to provide students with the opportunity to complete the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) and begin their apprenticeship/traineeship. Students attend school three days per week, completing units on Numeracy, Literacy, Work Studies and Personal Development. Students attend TAFE one day per week and participate in Structured Workplace learning.