Centrepoint College

Discover the gift of God in your life – study leadership at Centrepoint College.

Our programs will empower you to fulfil your life-calling both inside and outside of church environments.  The full-time, part-time and night study options will equip you to change the world through classroom learning and hands-on ministry experience.

Got questions? Head to the Frequently Asked Questions section below and have a read.

College Open Days are coming up – Nov 13 and 14!

Join us to see first hand what college is like and find out how it can work for you.
Open days are 7-9pm on Tuesday Nov 13 (supper provided) and/or Wednesday Nov 14 10:30am – 2pm (lunch provided).
Please register your interest on the form below so we can organise catering.

What courses are available?

Two study pathways are available to students at Centrepoint College

Pathway 1:  10608NAT Diploma of Leadership.
This is delivered by Centrepoint Church as part of a VET Third Party arrangement with Alphacrucis College

Pathway 2:  Online Higher Education Diploma of Leadership delivered by Alphacrucis College.
Centrepoint College hosts students who are enrolled in the higher education diploma of leadership with Alphacrucis. Course content is provided online by Alphacrucis and Centrepoint College provides additional support and practical placement internship experiences.

What subjects are included in the courses?

The core subjects that are included both pathways are:

  • Bible – Old and New Testaments
  • Worldview (Theology)
  • Christian Spirituality (Discipleship)
  • Leadership
  • Public Speaking
  • Practical Experience
  • Ethics
What is the course schedule?

For 2019, Centrepoint College runs from Jan 28 – Nov 29, with a mid-year break of Jun 14 – Jul 15.

Face to face classes are held Tuesday nights and all day Wednesday at the Bibra Lake Campus.

Assessments include online tests, written & practical tasks. Full time students should plan for at least 4 – 6 hours per week for the practical internship and 4 – 6 hours per week out of class study.

How does part-time study work?
You can choose to either attend the sessions on Tuesday nights (7-9pm) OR Wednesday days (9am-3pm). The practical internship units require additional involvement within your local church.
What are the Entry Requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements for the 10608NAT Diploma of Leadership. However a High School Certificate level of English competency is recommended to ensure successful completion of the course.
The entry requirements for the online Higher Education Diploma of Leadership are available here.

How do I apply?

Enrolment in 10608NAT Diploma of Leadership (Church Work) is a two step process:

  • Click here to apply to Alphacrucis (RTO Provider Code 90525)
    Get help with how to apply on the Alphacrucis website here
  • Click here to enrol in Centrepoint College

Students interested in applying for FEE-HELP may choose to enrol in the online Diploma of Leadership through Alphacrucis College. The enrolment form is available here, and assistance with the application process is available here.

What is the cut off date for enrolment?

Enrolments for semester 1, 2019 should to be received by January 14 in order to avoid administrative delays

What is the cost of the course?

The cost of the 10608NAT Diploma of Leadership (Church Work) in 2019 is $590/unit (12 units). No FEE-HELP is available for this course.

Pricing and FEE-HELP information for the online Diploma of Leadership through Alphacrucis College is available here.

*Personal  interest students can attend for $150 / unit. This does not count towards an accredited diploma and no assessments are necessary.

How does FEE-HELP work and who is eligible?
A FEE-HELP loan is available for eligible students enrolling in the online Higher Education Diploma of Leadership with Alphacrucis College. Please note that FEE-HELP has a loan fee of 25%. Information on Fee-Help and eligibility can be found here on the study assist website
Are the courses nationally recognised?
The 10608NAT Diploma of Leadership (Church Work) is accredited with the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) through Alphacrucis College (RTO Provider Code 90525) in Sydney.  This is the official national college for the Australian Christian Churches and is working its way to becoming the first Christian University in Australia.
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