The ceremony will take place in Bunjil Place, Narre Warren. It will be held on Wednesday 4 October, 2023.

Ceremony schedule

  • 6.30 – 6.50 pm: Graduands to be seated
  • 6.50pm: Guests to be seated
  • 7pm: Graduation ceremony commences


  1. Entry of Academic Procession
  2. Welcome to Country by Djirri Djirri
  3. Official welcome address by Prue Digby, Chisholm Board Chair
  4. Inspirational address by Eesha Katyare, Chisholm graduate and previous Caroline Chisholm Education Foundation recipient
  5. Statement of Academic Verification by Conor Mullan, Chisholm Chief of Education
  6. Conferring of Awards. See below.
  7. Official closing by Stephen Varty, Chisholm Chief Executive Officer
  8. Exit of Academic Procession

Conferring of Awards

Course graduands. Conferral takes place in the following order: Certificate III, Certificate IV, Diploma, Bachelor degree, Graduate Certificate.

  • Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  • Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs
  • Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance - Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy stream
  • Certificate IV in Community Services
  • Certificate IV in Cyber Security
  • Certificate IV in Disability
  • Certificate IV in Mental Health
  • Certificate IV in Real Estate Practice
  • Certificate IV in School Based Education Support
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  • Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety
  • Diploma of Accounting
  • Diploma of Automotive Management
  • Diploma of Community Services
  • Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Diploma of Mental Health
  • Diploma of Nursing
  • Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management dual with Diploma of Sport
  • Diploma of Visual Arts
  • Advanced Diploma of Building Design (Architectural)
  • Bachelor of Community Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs
  • Bachelor of Engineering Technology - Mechanical and Manufacturing Stream
  • Bachelor of Engineering Technology - Mechatronics Stream
  • Graduate Certificate in Family Violence - Prevention and Practice Stream