Castlemaine Secondary College offers a comprehensive Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) program at Foundation, Intemediate and Senior levels for Year 11 and 12 students.  The VCAL program is individual and set in consultation with each student according to their interests and what they are wanting to study.  The units chosen in an individual program and the teacher’s evaluation of a student’s competency at various levels determins the award level of the VCAL program.