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As a student of South Regional TAFE, the following electronic services are available:


Your Student ID is used to logon to on-campus computers and other resources outlined below such as Office 365, Student Portal, Blackboard and Moodle.

Your email address is StudentID@tafe.wa.edu.au (where StudentID is your personal Student ID number that beings with either Y or Z).

Your first-use temporary password is TafeDDMMYYYY, where DDMMYYYY is your date of birth.

Forgotten your password? Reset it online at https://passwordreset.microsoftonline.com.

Wireless Internet - ESPERANCE

The Wi-Fi service provides access to the internet in accordance with acceptable use rules.

Please use the following connection details:

  • Wireless network name (SSID): GIT-Student
  • Username: ED.DOM\xxxxxxxx (where xxxxxx is your personal Student ID number that beings with either Y or Z)
  • Password: The same as used for other services like On-Campus computers, Office 365 or Blackboard
Wireless Internet - ALL OTHER CAMPUSES

The Wi-Fi service provides access to the internet in accordance with acceptable use rules between 7:00AM and 9:00PM, 7 days per week at the following campuses:

  • Bunbury
  • Busselton
  • Collie
  • Harvey
  • Manjimup
  • Margaret River

The service is expected to be available in Albany, Denmark, Mt Barker, Katanning & Narrogin in Term 3, 2017.

Connection details:

  • Wireless network name (SSID): SWIT-BYO
  • Username: STUDENT\byod
  • Password: Tafewifi17

Proxy configuration should be set to auto detect. However, if you are experiencing issues with accessing the internet after successfully connecting to the wireless network, you may need to enter the proxy details manually for your device, which can be found here.

Office 365 - Email and File Storage

Office 365 is provided to all students and includes:

  • Outlook email
  • OneDrive online file storage
  • Various online applications, including Word Online and Excel Online
  • Microsoft Office for download and installation to your personal computer
  • Online password reset portal

Logon & Setup

Logon to Office 365 using your Student ID.
If you've forgotten your password, reset it online at https://passwordreset.microsoftonline.com.

Before using Office 365 refer to Getting Started with Office 365.


Files on OneDrive can be accessed either:

  • via a web browser by logging onto Office 365 and selecting OneDrive
  • using the OneDrive desktop icon on an on-campus computer
  • using the H: drive of an on-campus computer
  • using the OneDrive mobile app

The H: drive will only appear on an on-campus computer after completing the steps in Getting Started with Office 365.

Students who studied in 2016

For students who were enrolled last year and have re-enrolled this year, you have been issued a new Office 365 account in the name of your new Student ID. Your previous Office 365 account (accessible using your old Student ID) remains accessible until 30 June 2017. Please move any data you wish to keep from this old account beforehand.

Student Portal
The Student Portal allows students to view and manage personal information, enrolments and results by logging on using your Student ID.
Blackboard, Moodle and other Learning Management Systems

BlackboardMoodle (Albany, Mt Barker, Denmark, Katanning) and Moodle (Bunbury, Busselton, Harvey, Collie, Margaret River, Manjimup) are the primary learning management systems provided to access electronic content about the course you are studying.

Logon to Blackboard using your Student ID. Logon to Moodle using your Moodle Account - details are sent to your registered email address by Administration once you are enrolled in a Moodle unit.

Other learning management tools including Dental Assistant, Profile 21, LLN Robot, CDX Heavy Vehicle, CDX Light Vehicle, CDX Albany and Rural Skills Australia are managed by your lecturer. If you need access to these applications, please contact them.

Library Resources

The library maintains various databases and online resources listed below. Should any of these services request a username and password please use your Student ID unless otherwise noted.


  • Supersearch Opens in a new window - search the catalogue AND the databases AND the eBooks packages at the same time!

Training Video Collections

  • ​​Kanopy Opens in a new window - thousands of training videos and documentaries
  • Safetyhub Opens in a new window - a range of Occupational Health and Safety videos
  • Lynda.com Opens in a new window - online video tutorials.  Please contact Lynda.com@srtafe.wa.edu.au  to request an account or for more information about using Lynda.com in your classroom

Journal Article Databases

  • Ebsco Database Opens in a new window - a journal article database: subject areas include Automotive, Business, Computing, Education, Environment, Medical, Reference, Social Sciences
  • Proquest Central Opens in a new window - a journal article database: subject areas include Accounting, Banking, Business, Careers, Computing, Economics, Education, Finance, Health, Medical, Religion, Science and Telecommunications

ebook Collections


  • Australian Standards Opens in a new window - on-line access to electronic Australian Standards, including a selection of ISO and IEC standards. Single license only – please logout as soon as you have finished
  • NCC - Australian Building Codes Board Opens in a new window - Online access to the National Construction Codes – building regulations by all States and Territories
  • Cordell Information Opens in a new window - Project information designed to assist individuals and businesses who put estimates together.
  • Chemwatch Opens in a new window - MSDS and Chemicals Management information

Study Skills

Nursing and Health

  • Johanna Briggs Institute EBP Database Opens in a new window - the complete JBI EBP content set available via OvidSP which spans a range of medical, nursing, and healthcare specialties and includes evidence summaries, systematic reviews, best practice guidelines, and more.  A database of evidence-based practice information on different topics
  • Nursing Made Incredibly Easy series Opens in a new window - 33 ebooks you can read or download
  • Anatomy TV Opens in a new window - all the body's major systems shown in detail
  • Real Time Health Opens in a new window - videos of patient narrative communication, or patient storytelling
  • Merck Manuals  - widely used credible medical resources for professionals and consumers

Literacy and Numeracy

  • Living in Australia Opens in a new window - an online ESL course (please contact your lecturer or library staff for the password)
  • World Wide English Opens in a new window - an online ESL course students (please contact your lecturer or library staff for the password)
  • English for Health Professionals Opens in a new window - an online ESL course for those wanting to study in health related fields (please contact your lecturer or library staff for the password)

Online Publications

  • The Australian TAFE Teacher - official journal of the TAFE Division of the Australian Education Union. It provides current information for vocational education and training (VET) practitioners on educational, policy and industrial developments affecting the VET sector in Australia, with a focus on TAFE
  • Australian Welding - quarterly magazine of the Welding Technology Institute of Australia, serving Australia’s welding, fabrication and manufacturing industry professionals. Our news and industry perspective is essential for working smarter, more creatively and more effectively within welding, fabrication and manufacturing. The magazine provides a medium for the publication of technical information and views on the latest processes, products and services
  • AWISA - Australian Woodworking Industry Suppliers Association Magazine is published quarterly and covers business and technical issues that affect the woodworking industry, and provides members with a means of disseminating information about their products
  • Outlet -  newsletter of the Reece Group, which has industry and product news in the plumbing, bathrooms, irrigation, civil, heating, refrigeration, ventilation and climate solution sectors
  • Weld Connect - monthly e-newsletter of the WTIA, serving Australia’s welding, fabrication and manufacturing industry professionals. Offering authoritative insight and proven ideas on global and domestic issues through a distinctly Australian perspective, Weld Connect links all facets of industry, inspires and educates
Page last updated June 21, 2017