Catholic Regional College Institute of Training (CRCIT) is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO No: 22427) delivering nationally recognised training in Hospitality, Sport and Recreation, Picture Framing, Signage and Beauty to students of the Catholic Regional College Federation of schools, as well as schools within the Brimbank LLEN cluster.

The training philosophy of the programs is to build skills for students in real life settings.  Training is carried out as much as possible in work place settings.

The facilities at CRCIT where these courses are delivered are state of the art and constantly being improved. They include our Trade Training Centre which has three commercial kitchens, Quatrefoils restaurant, three workshops that support the Signage and Picture Framing Businesses, retail bakery and theatre. In addition to the Trade training Centre CRCIT which is trading under Catholic Regional College Sydenham also has on premises a full operational gym and beauty salon.

CRCIT was initially registered with the Victorian Registration and Qualification Authority (VRQA) on 2nd July 2010.

Registered Training Organisation

CRCIT is a registered training organisation with the VRQA, in accordance with the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF) and the VRQA Guidelines for VET Providers.  CRCIT provides vocational education, training and/or assessment services issuing Nationally Recognised Qualifications.

As a registered training organisation, CRCIT operates within the Principles and Standards of the Australian Quality Training Framework.

Courses delivered at CRCIT

  • SIS30115              Certificate III in Sport and Recreation
  • SIT20316              Certificate II in Hospitality
  • SIT20416              Certificate II in Kitchen Operations
  • MSF20113            Certificate II in Furnishing
  • SHB30115            Certificate III in Beauty Services
  • 22573VIC              Certificate II in Signage and Graphics
  • AHC20416            Certificate II in Horticulture
  • MSL30118            Certificate III in Laboratory Skills

Hospitality students undertaking a Certificate II in Hospitality and/or Certificate II in Kitchen Operations gain this valuable work experience by working in the kitchen and the restaurant ‘Quatrefoils’.

Those students undertaking their Certificate II in Signage and Graphics and a Certificate II in Furnishing (majoring in Picture Framing), gain their experience by working in the business shop fronts, SYD Signs and Frames@CRC and workshops, where orders for the general public and local businesses are taken and produced.

Students doing their Certificate III in Beauty Services work in a fully operational simulated salon environment, with all of the latest equipment and facilities including spray tanning booth, waxing beds and nail stations.

Similarly students studying their Certificate III in Sport and Recreation have access to a fully operational Gym with the latest training equipment and qualified training staff.

Further information on the scope of training at CRCIT, training packages and details of the RTO can be found on www.training.gov.au