Job Ready Program

This Job Ready Program is designed to help working holiday visa holders improve their English skills in a short period of time while studying with our partners to obtain ASQA-accredited certificates in the hospitality industry. After completing approximately four weeks of the program, students will have the opportunity to get job interview opportunities provided by Workforce Extension Melbourne CBD. This program also offers an additional half-day barista workshop as a limited promotion offer, and students have the opportunity to attend half-day barista training at the Australian Barista School (Only available to the first 100 applicants each year).

The Perfect Partnership

SEA English Academy has partnered with Workforce Extensions Melbourne CBD. Learn the English language with the utmost support and acquire hospitality qualifications to prepare for work in Australia.

Once you have finished your training, Workforce Extension Melbourne CBD will support you in your job search!

For more information about Workforce Extension Melbourne CBD, please visit

Program Schedule

Week 1 to Week 3 (Every Monday to Wednesday – 9:00 am to 2:30 pm)

General English focused vocabulary and grammar

Week 1 to Week 3 (Every Thursday)

Hospitality and Barista focused English

Scenario-based questions and role play

Topic-focused vocabulary

Reading comprehension with real life scenarios

Week 4

SITSS00068 – Food Handling Certificate (Hospitality)

SITSS00069 – Food Safety Supervision Certificate (Hospitality)

SITSS00071 – Responsible Service of Alcohol (Hospitality) (RSA)

Certificate trainings are provided by Mercury Institute of Victoria (MIV)

Half-day barista practical workshop (Provided by the Australian Barista School)

Intake Dates

We do weekly intake for this program, so you can choose any Monday as your start date.

This program is designed for working holiday visa holders, if you hold another types of Australian visa, please contact our admission office by email to discuss your situation.


2023 Intake: AUD$ 1050