Flexible education is offered by alternative providers and is an alternative to mainstream education.

You can complete:

  • Year 10 through a CGEA course- this is a Certificate of General Education for Adults – that focuses on Literacy, Numeracy and Personal Development
  • Year 11 and 12 with a VCAL course- a ‘hands on’, applied approach to education.
  • Year 11 and 12 VCE at TAFE
  • A short term re-engagement program
  • Some local re-engagement programs and be found here

In the FMP Region we have a number of independant school who offer flexible VCAL Programs :

Explore Pathway options to further study or employment and certificate courses.

Certificate 2 may be valuable, some Certificate 2 courses are pre-apprenticeship pathways (a qualification which can help in obtaining an apprenticeship) and can be part of  VET in schools 

Other flexible education options are:

  1. Part time and home education
  2. Distance education


If you need assistance navigating your options there are some programs that can help:



You can also contact us – info@fmpllen.com.au

For information on all Flexible and Alternative education options in Australia-  DSF