International Students

Making the decision to move to Australia to study comes with lots of excitement and challenges. We are thrilled that you have made the decision to study with Embracia Education and we are here to support you every step of the way

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Who Is Embracia

Embracia is one big happy family! The organisation includes Embracia Education and Embracia Aged Care. Embracia is a family run organisation with over 30 years experience in the aged care industry. Embracia Education is passionate about delivering high quality nationally endorsed qualifications in Aged Care. Our vast industry experience in Aged Care allows us to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to work effectively in the Aged Care sector.

Embracia Education is a Registered Training Organisation that delivers Nationally Recognised Qualifications under the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) and is registered on the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS).

About Embracia Education

What Courses Can I Study At Embracia Education?

Embracia Education delivers the following courses to international students:

CHC33021 - Certificate III In Individual Support (Ageing) – Direct Entry Pathway

Intensity: Face to Face, 3 days per week
Duration: 41 weeks over 12 months


Intensity: Face to Face, 3 days per week
Duration: 60 weeks over 18 months

All our courses are delivered at our campus in Moonee Valley. Students are required to attend class 3 days a week.

Why would I choose to study at Embracia Education?

Embracia Education is unique in that our organisation is also an Aged Care provider. This allows access to industry professionals who work in the field as well as up to date and relevant information related to the areas of study.

Being part of the Embracia family provides our students with enhanced student placement opportunities at one of our homes.

Studying at Embracia Education also opens the door to the possibility of ongoing employment at the completion of your qualification. What more could you ask for!

What are the visa requirements?
If you wish to study in Australia, you need to apply for a student visa. Find out further information about student visas

A migration agent may be able to help you with your visa application.

You may choose to use an Education Agent to help with your visa application.

What are the Embracia Education enrolment requirements?

All international students enrolling at Embracia Education must:

  • Be over the age of 18
  • Demonstrate good command of written and spoken English
  • Verified evidence of IELTS Level 5.5
  • Have completed an equivalent secondary schooling level of a High School Certificate or can demonstrate suitable work or life experience
  • Meet the following Student Visa 500 subclass requirements:
    • Be a genuine temporary entrant
    • Meet English language test score requirements
    • Demonstrate financial capacity
    • Hold Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
    • Meet the health requirements
    • Be of good character

This PDF document provides useful information for international students looking to enrol for courses in Australia.

How do I enrol?

You need to ensure you meet all the relevant visa requirements before enrolling. Once you are sure simply enrol online.

Where is the campus?
Where should I live?

Embracia Education is in Melbourne, Victoria. This following Insider Guide provides heaps of information about studying in Melbourne.

There are plenty of accommodation options for students. A good place to start is by reading this information about living in Melbourne.

Our Campus is located in Avondale Heights and is accessible by public transport. This is a great guide to public transport in Melbourne.

What are the fees?
For more information on international student fees please get in contact with one of our Embracia Education team members.
Can I work while I study?
While on a student visa, you can work up to 20 hours per week during the semester and unlimited hours during semester breaks. Australia has laws guaranteeing basic workplace rights, including minimum pay and conditions. Make sure you read this information about Visa holders work rights and entitlements in Australia
Is there a support person who I can talk to at Embracia?

There sure is. Embracia Education has a dedicated Student Support Officer who you can talk to about your study and time in Australia. We want to ensure you have a great experience and will provide support and guidance.

Need to know more?

Download the International Student Handbook (PDF, 557KB) for detailed information on studying at Embracia.

Represent Embracia Education as an education agent

Embracia Education really cares for their international students and welcomes them to our family. If you have prospective students and are interested in representing us as an Education Agent please get in touch with us.

Login to the Agent Portal
As an Education Agent with Embracia Education you have access to our Agent Portal where you can enrol students and monitor your students’ progress. For more information please get in touch with us.

Need To Know More?

Download the International Student Handbook (PDF, 702KB) for detailed information on studying at Embracia.

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