Migrants can now stay in the program longer and the previous 510 hour cap has been removed. People who were previously not eligible may now be eligible.
Learning English can help you settle into your new life in Australia, and help you look for work and make friends. You will
We have a number of different courses to help you settle into Australia. Your AMEP Centre (where you have your classes) will help you decide which course is best for you.
Melbourne AMEP Youth Classes are for newly arrived young people between 16 and 25 years old who want to:
To improve your English you can receive extra support from a Melbourne AMEP volunteer tutor. Tutors can help you practice English one to one
If you need extra English and work experience to get a job in Australia, the English for the Workplace course could help you.
Choose a study option that suits you. This might include;
When you are in an AMEP class, free childcare is available for children who are under school age.
Your AMEP centre will provide you with Pathways Guidance. Pathways Guidance includes advice on further study options and job opportunities.
During your course, you will also take part in lots of activities to help you settle successfully in Australia. This includes joining fun social outings, and mixing with people who are also new to Australia.