Bunbury

Bunbury campus offers courses in a wide range of industry areas and many courses have flexible study options to suit a variety of work and life situations to help you get that qualification you want.

The extensive infrastructure at the Bunbury campus allows for the delivery of engineering, applied science, resources, building and construction trades, hospitality, and personal services. The campus has laboratory facilities, horticulture hot houses and commercial kitchens as well as a fully functional training restaurant, hairdressing, and beauty salons. A purpose-built, state-of-the-art automotive centre provides training in light automotive, heavy automotive and automotive electrics.

 

Student Orientation Video

View the Bunbury campus VETdSS student orientation video here(opens in a new tab) .

View the Bunbury campus student orientation video here.(opens in a new tab)

 

Business Hours

8am-4.30pm Monday to Thursday | 8am-4pm Friday

Contact 

Robertson Drive, Bunbury WA 6230

PO Box 1224, Bunbury WA 6231

(08) 6371 3000 or Freecall 1800 621 445

Bunbury@srtafe.wa.edu.au

 

Campus Map (178 KB) (PDF document - opens in a new tab)

Services and Facilities

 The South Regional TAFE Library and Information Services manage access to training resources across the region to assist you meet your academic goals.

Library services are available to all current South Regional TAFE students and staff. Although the library’s main collections are based at the Bunbury and Albany campuses, all enrolled students and staff members of South Regional TAFE are eligible to request any of the resources from the online catalogue, regardless of location. You can access the Library Website here.

Email your request to library@srtafe.wa.edu.au (Bunbury) or library.albany@srtafe.wa.edu.au (Albany), talk to your lecturer, or phone us on 6371 3174 (Bunbury) or 6371 3888 (Albany) and we’ll help you with your options.

Offering a fine dining experience the Epicure Training Restaurant doubles as a training facility for hospitality and commercial cookery students who are required to participate in every aspect of managing the restaurant along with best practice in food and beverage presentation.

Conveniently located on the Bunbury campus, the training restaurant is the winner of numerous Gold Plate Awards. Fully licensed and renowned for service excellence, it is open to the public at certain times during the year.

Click here for more information on Epicure(opens in a new tab)

There are well-appointed hairdressing and beauty training salons open to the public and offers a chance to enjoy the benefits of a full service at a reduced price.

A variety of beauty packages or individualised treatments could suit your personal grooming requirements.

Come in and experience the talents of our apprentice hairdressers and beauty therapy students. Students are fully supervised by experienced lecturing staff.

For hair appointments call 6371 3106. For beauty therapy appointments call 6371 3338.

For all TransBunbury bus network timetables and routes for travel to the Bunbury campus visit the  Public Transport Authority website. (opens in a new tab)

Click on the link for information on registering for a Smart Rider concession card.

All students need an ID card which is free and obtained from Bunbury Library. The card will:

  • have your student number printed it on it – required when you log into campus computers and your online accounts
  • serve as a library card for borrowing learning resources
  • allows you to use the campus multi-function photocopiers

Located at the south east corner of the Bunbury Campus near the Automotive Centre is the College Community Child Care Centre. This centre provides fully accredited, community-based child care. The Child Care Centre is committed to providing each child with an environment that values the importance of family and the uniqueness of each child.

The College Community Child Care is a long-day child-care centre available for 0 to 6 year old children and is open to staff, students and the general community.

The Centre is open Monday to Friday between the hours of 7.30am to 5.30pm and is operational 50 weeks of the year with 2 weeks closure over Christmas.

Contact: Phone 9742 1828 or email: kaya@collegecommunitychildcare.org.au

Visit the College Community Childcare website

Courses available at Bunbury

* Please note that eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training.
National ID: FNS40217
State ID: BDQ3
Industry Business and Finance
Online

Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Online
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Accounting and Bookkeeping

When you complete this course you will be ready for a career in the accounting industry, including BAS Agents and contract bookkeepers; and of those employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries.

You will have the skills and knowledge to prepare and lodge business and instalment activity statements, and providing advice or dealing with the Commissioner on behalf of a taxpayer in relation to activity statements. Individuals in these roles apply theoretical and specialist knowledge and skills to work autonomously, and exercise judgement in completing routine and non-routine activities. Units studied include both MYOB and Payroll. This qualification would also suit candidates wishing to work towards BAS agent registration (Refer to Tax Practitioners Board for current requirements).

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate IV
National ID: FNS30317
State ID: BDQ0
Industry Business and Finance
Online

Certificate III in Accounts Administration

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Online
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Accounting and Bookkeeping

This qualification would suit candidates wishing to work towards becoming qualified for bookkeeping job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support functions. Units studied include both MYOB and Payroll.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: CHC43015
State ID: AWM9
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Aged Care

When you complete this course, you will be ready for a career in the role of a support worker, completing specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments.

Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery. Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organisation and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate IV
National ID: AHC30216
State ID: BDE3
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment

Certificate III in Agriculture (Dairy Production)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Agriculture

When you complete this course, you will be ready for a career in dairy or livestock farming. You will have skills and knowledge in stock handling and feeding, milking operations, workplace health and safety, farm maintenance and machinery and equipment operation. You will also learn about first aid, effective communication, responding to emergencies and safety in the workplace.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: ICT20120
State ID: BGJ3
Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital

Certificate II in Applied Digital Technologies

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Information Communication Technology

This qualification provides the foundation skills and knowledge to use basic applied digital technologies in varied contexts.

The qualification is designed for those developing the necessary digital and technology skills in preparation for work.

These individuals carry out a range of basic procedural and operational tasks that require digital and technology skills. They perform a range of mainly routine tasks using limited practical skills and knowledge in a defined context. The qualification is suitable for someone generally performing under direct supervision.
 

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate II
State ID: MAB22

Aqua Specialisation Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:


Description

This course provides you with employment options and a way to increase your earning capacity by becoming as Aqua instructor in an industry that is rich in employment opportunities!

You are required to have a reasonable level of fitness and the ability to confidently swim 25 metres.

This course is 2 days face to face (theory and practical) with additional on the job practical assessments to be completed by appropriately qualified instructors post course.

Topics include:

  • Basic water safety rescues
  • Structuring aqua sessions including:  planning, modifications and variety of styles
  • Music mapping
  • Active practical water sessions
  • Face to face tuition with access to computers
  • Knowledge:
    • Fundamentals of aqua exercise
    • Specific population groups
    • Understanding medical conditions with exercise strategies
  • Instructional presentation skills

To gain the competency in the Aqua instructor’s course, you will be required to complete all practical assessments within 3 months of the 2 day course.

Certification:

BSBRSK401                 Identify risk and apply risk management processes

HLTWHS001               Participate in workplace health and safety

SISCAQU002             Perform basic water rescues

SISFITT022                 Instruct aquatic sessions for specific population groups

SISFITT008                 Instruct water-based fitness activities

SISCAQU008             Instruct water familiarisation, buoyancy and mobility skills

Recognition of prior learning (RPL) and/or credit transfers (CT) enquiries for participants who completed previous studies are welcomed.

Please note that to be eligible for CT – the unit code MUST be exactly the same.

Skill set
State ID: A1063P
Industry Education and Community Services
Online

Auslan Advanced (3) Short Course

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Online

Sub study areas:

Auslan

The Auslan Level 3 course is available for everyone who wishes to learn Australian Sign Language (Auslan) to communicate with the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community across the Western region of Victoria and in Western Australia

Topics covered in the this course include:

  • Learn new topic signs
  • Engage in topic conversations
  • Learn how to translate in Auslan from story books
  • Interactive group activities
  • Suitable for advanced students who have completed Auslan Level 2
Short course
National ID: A1061P
State ID: A1061P
Industry Education and Community Services
Online

Auslan Basic (1) Short Course

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Online

Sub study areas:

Auslan

The Auslan Level 1 course is available for everyone who wishes to learn Australian Sign Language (Auslan) to communicate with the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community across the Western region of Victoria and in Western Australia.

Topics covered in the this course include:

  • Learn about Deaf Community, Deaf Culture, Grammar and Structure
  • Handshapes and Facial Expressions
  • Various Australia Sign Language topics
  • Interactive group activities
  • Suitable for beginners
Short course
State ID: A1062P
Industry Education and Community Services
Online

Auslan Intermediate (2) Short Course

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Online

Sub study areas:

Auslan

The Deaf Awareness Training course area available for everyone who wishes to learn Australian Sign Language (Auslan) to communicate with the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community across the Western region of Victoria and in Western Austraila

Topics covered in the this course include:

  • Learn new topic signs
  • Auslan storytelling
  • Interactive group activities
  • Suitable for Intermediate level students who have completed Auslan Level 1
Short course
National ID: AUR30320
State ID: BFZ9
Industry Automotive
Half price^

Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Sub study areas:

Automotive Electrical

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who service, diagnose and repair electrical systems and components in vehicles in the automotive electrical service and repair industry.  (NB. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice/trainee before you can undertake this course). This course may also be available through Recognition of Prior Learning to eligible applicants.

This course is an apprenticeship:  you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. To find out more regarding apprenticeships click here.

Certificate III
National ID: AUR20516
State ID: BAD1
Industry Automotive

Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Vehicle Servicing

When you complete this course, you will be ready for a career in the Automotive industry.

You will have the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of servicing operations on light vehicles, heavy vehicles and/or motorcycles within an automotive service or repair business. The Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology is intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers who are performing servicing and maintenance of vehicles in an automotive service or repair business.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

South Regional TAFE is transitioning this qualification to the new training package in 2022. Students will be enrolled into the new units developed to meet current and future industry needs.

Certificate II
National ID: AUR20516
State ID: AB06
Industry Automotive
Half price^

Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology (Heavy Vehicle Servicing Pre-Apprenticeship)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time

Sub study areas:

Vehicle Servicing

When you complete this course, you will be ready for a career in the Automotive industry.

You will have the  skills and knowledge to carry out heavy vehicle servicing operations, inspecting and servicing engines, steering and suspension systems, repairing single electrical circuits, using and maintaining workplace tools and equipment.  You will also learn how to apply safe work practices and apply basic automotive troubleshooting processes in the heavy automotive context.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

South Regional TAFE is transitioning this qualification to the new training package in 2022. Students will be enrolled into the new units developed to meet current and future industry needs.

Certificate II
National ID: AUR20516
State ID: AB05
Industry Automotive
Half price^

Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology (Light Vehicle Servicing Pre-Apprenticeship)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time

Sub study areas:

Vehicle Servicing

When you complete this course, you will be ready for a career in the Automotive industry.

You will have the to carry out servicing operations, inspecting and servicing engines, steering and suspension systems, repairing single electrical circuits, using and maintaining workplace tools and equipment.
You will also learn how to apply safe work practices and apply basic automotive troubleshooting processes.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

South Regional TAFE is transitioning this qualification to the new training package in 2022. Students will be enrolled into the new units developed to meet current and future industry needs.

Certificate II
State ID: MAC22
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment

Backpack/Handheld Spraying Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Agriculture

Participants will learn to safely and competently use chemicals to control pests, weeds and diseases in a range of contexts.
The course covers legislation, labelling, personal and environmental safety, pest management, application, record keeping and managing risk.

Participants will learn on a practical level how to improve their integrated pest management programmes, to better choose the right chemical for the job and to apply it more accurately.  The course is designed for people who will be spraying chemicals without supervision.

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

  • AHCPMG301 – Control weeds
  • AHCCHM307 – Prepare and apply chemicals to control pests, weeds and diseases
  • AHCCHM304 – Transport and store chemicals
Skill set
National ID: SHB30516
State ID: AZZ5
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

Certificate III in Barbering

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Apprenticeship

Sub study areas:

Hairdressing

This qualification reflects the role of barbers who use a range of well-developed sales, consultation and technical skills and knowledge to provide a broad range of barbering services to clients. They use discretion and judgement to provide client services and take responsibility for the outcomes of their own work.

This course is an apprenticeship:  you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. To find out more regarding apprenticeships click here.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: MAB39
State ID: MAB39
Industry Hospitality, Tourism and Events
Half price^

Barista

Study modes:

Sub study areas:

Commercial Cookery

Description

This theory and practical workshop based course starts with the growing and roasting of the beans and leads you through the process of extracting the perfect espresso and making the complete menu of espresso drinks.

You will learn, understand and put into practice the basics of espresso coffee. Also included is coffee cultivation and processing, roasting and blending, different coffee styles, coffee bean storage, grinder setting, adjustment and milk texturing and espresso machine cleaning.

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units.

    SITXFSA001 Use Hygienic Practices for Food Safety
    SITHFAB005 Prepare and Serve Espresso Coffee

 

Short course
State ID: MAC50

Basic Beekeeping Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time
On Campus

Sub study areas:


The Basic Beekeeping Skillset is an entry level qualification providing learners with skills and knowledge to employment as a beekeeper or for hobbyist beekeepers. The skillset describes the basic skills and knowledge required by a honeybee (Apis) beekeeper, to operate a beehive or small apiary - including assembling a hive, using a smoker when opening a hive and manipulating the brood and inspecting for pests and diseases. The skillset provides credit towards the Certificate lll in Beekeeping. AHC31818 Clll Beekeeping

Skill set
State ID: A1002P
Industry Hospitality, Tourism and Events

Brewing Beer

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Hospitality

Learn all you need to know to start brewing your own great beers in this one-day short course delivered by an industry professional.
This course will provide you with the basic tools of full grain brewing to allow you to brew a fantastic beer. It will explain the equipment you need, discuss the ingredients required, and provide hands-on practice and some smart tips!
It gives you an excellent start to becoming a great home brewer.

 

Short course
National ID: CPC33020
State ID: BGD8
Half price^

Certificate III in Bricklaying and Blocklaying

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Apprenticeship

Sub study areas:


When you complete this course, you will be ready for a career in the building industry.

You will have the skills and knowledge to undertake heritage bricklaying, refractory bricklaying, bricklaying, blocklaying and paving work in residential, industrial and commercial contexts, in both existing and new constructions.

This qualification reflects the trade qualified role of a bricklayer, blocklayer or paver. The bricklaying, blocklaying and paving industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered and assessed in this context.

This course is an apprenticeship:  you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. To find out more regarding apprenticeships click here.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: CPC30111
State ID: D390
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Apprenticeship

Sub study areas:

Bricklaying and Blocklaying

This qualification will prepare you with the skills and knowledge to work in the building and construction bricklaying trade. You will learn how to lay and bond bricks and similar building blocks and how to construct ornamental panels, feature walls, arches and columns. You will learn how to lay bricks for domestic, commercial and public buildings. You will also learn how to prepare and maintain brickwork.

This course is an apprenticeship:  you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. To find out more regarding apprenticeships click here.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

South Regional TAFE is transitioning this qualification to the new training package in 2022. Students will be enrolled into the new units developed to meet current and future industry needs.

Certificate III
National ID: CPC40320
State ID: BGE3
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^
Online

Certificate IV in Building Project Support

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Sub study areas:

General Construction

This qualification is designed to meet the needs of estimators and schedulers and or contract administrators in the building and construction field who may have responsibility for the preparation of estimates from predetermined rates, processing of subcontractor claims and preparation of head and subcontracts for building and construction works.

Certificate IV
National ID: 52824WA
State ID: BCY47
Industry Building and Construction

Certificate II in Building and Construction (Pathway - Trades)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Carpentry and Joinery

When you complete this course you will be ready for a career in the carpentry and joinery trade. You will have the skills and knowledge to apply basic carpentry and joinery techniques.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate II
National ID: 52824WA
State ID: AC40
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate II in Building and Construction (Pathway - Trades) (Bricklaying and Blocklaying Pre-apprenticeship)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Sub study areas:

Bricklaying and Blocklaying

Do you want to build your career outdoors?

When you complete this Certificate II in Building and Construction pre-apprenticeship you'll be what employers are looking for as an apprentice bricklayer/blocklayer.

Gain these skills 

  • constructing and repairing walls, arches, foundations, and partitions 
  • interpreting plans 
  • measuring 
  • calculating the right amount of materials for the job 
  • working with scaffolding safely at heights and
  • workplace health and safety
Certificate II
National ID: 52893WA
State ID: AD12
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate II in Building and Construction (Pathway - Trades) (Carpentry Pre-apprenticeship)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Sub study areas:

Building

This is a pre-vocational course for learners seeking a career in a construction trade. The first stage of the course is common to 11 construction trades and provides an introduction to the industry, its culture, occupations, job roles and workplace expectations.

The units of competency cover essential occupational health and safety requirements, the industrial and work organisation structure, communication skills, work planning, and basic use of tools and materials. 

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate II
National ID: BSB30120
State ID: BFS5
Industry Business and Finance
Online

Certificate III in Business

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Online
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Business

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of Business Services job roles. It is likely that these individuals are establishing their own work performance.

Individuals in these roles carry out a range of routine procedural, clerical, administrative or operational tasks that require technology and business skills. They apply a broad range of competencies using some discretion, judgment and relevant theoretical knowledge. They may provide technical advice and support to a team.

 

Certificate III
National ID: BSB40120
State ID: BFR1
Industry Business and Finance
Half price^
Online

Certificate IV in Business

Study modes:

Full-Time

Sub study areas:

Business

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of Business Services job roles. These individuals may have supervisory performance accountabilities.

Individuals in these roles carry out a mix of specialist and moderately complex administrative or operational tasks that require self-development skills. They use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base to apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems and analyse information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate IV
State ID: MAA52
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

CPR Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Health Services

Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.

This unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

    HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Industry licensing information

Specific licensing / regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.

Skill set
National ID: MSF31113
State ID: J739
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate III in Cabinet Making

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Apprenticeship

Sub study areas:

Carpentry and Joinery

When you complete this course, you will be ready for a career in cabinet making. You will have the skills and knowledge to perform a range of skills at trade-level for those working in furniture making and those involved in the manufacture and installation of fitted furniture typically in a kitchen, bathroom and related context. Installation skills may be applied to new or renovation work. The work is in a defined range of skilled operations, usually within a range of broader related activities involving known routines, methods and procedures, where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection of equipment, services or contingency measures and within known time constraints.

This course is an apprenticeship:  you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. To find out more regarding apprenticeships click here.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: CPC32011
State ID: D409
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate III in Carpentry and Joinery

Study modes:

Apprenticeship

Sub study areas:

Carpentry and Joinery

Do you want to build a strong career from the ground up?

When you complete the Certificate III in Carpentry and Joinery you will be ready for a career as a domestic or commercial carpenter. You will gain the knowledge and skills to carry out a range of building and construction tasks; use basic carpentry tools, power tools, carpentry materials; construct a pitched roof, ceiling frame, wooden flooring; interpret plans; and apply work health and safety requirements. The Certificate III in Carpentry and Joinery is an apprenticeship: you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

This course is an apprenticeship:  you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. To find out more regarding apprenticeships click here.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

South Regional TAFE is transitioning this qualification to the new training package in 2022. Students will be enrolled into the new units developed to meet current and future industry needs.

Certificate III
State ID: MAA11
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment
Half price^

Chainsaw

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Agriculture

This course covers the process of maintaining, preparing and operating hand-held chainsaws in a work environment.

These skills can be transferred to the homestead, are useful for home gardners and could lead to employment in parks and gardens or landscaping.

You will gain skills and knowledge in understanding the correct type of chainsaw for a particular task, how to use the chainsaw, maintain the chainsaw and store suitable personal protective equipment.

You will also carry out routine checks and maintenance on a chainsaw, apply appropriate chainsaw techniques, cutting methods according to manufacturer’s specifications and documented low risk work procedures; assess and minimise environmental impacts of chainsaw use; maintain records of chainsaw training and certification, risk assessment and use.

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

    AHCMOM213 Operate and Maintain Chainsaws

Short course
State ID: MAB79
Industry Education and Community Services

Children Trainer Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Education Services

Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to plan, instruct and evaluate movement programs for children aged between five and twelve years. It requires the ability to supervise young children in small groups participating in movement programs designed to promote functional movement, physical activity and general health. 

This unit does not apply to the instruction of children in the use of fitness or gym equipment typically found in gyms and other fitness facilities. This unit applies to fitness instructors who work in a variety of fitness locations such as fitness, leisure and community centres. These individuals typically work independently with some level of autonomy in a controlled environment. Work is performed according to relevant legislation including working with children and/or vulnerable people checks, and organisational policies and procedures.

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following units

SISFFIT012 Instruct movement programs to children aged 5 to 12 years.

If a campus offering this course is not featured in the menu list below or doesn’t have dates, it means they don’t have dates set right now but they are being planned. You can keep checking this page or use the enquiry form to register your interest.

Skill set
National ID: RII40720
State ID: BGK1
Half price^
Online

Certificate IV in Civil Construction

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Flexible
Online

Sub study areas:


This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in supervisory and technical specialist positions in civil construction. They perform tasks involving a broad range of varied work activities most of which are specialised and within known or changing contexts. They are responsible for the quantity and quality of their own work, as well as for the output of others. They contribute to the development of technical solutions to non-routine problems.

Certificate IV
National ID: RII30820
State ID: BGL4
Half price^

Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Apprenticeship

Sub study areas:


Certificate III
National ID: SIT30816
State ID: AZU5
Industry Hospitality, Tourism and Events
Half price^

Certificate III in Commercial Cookery

Study modes:

Apprenticeship
Full-Time

Sub study areas:

Commercial Cookery

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to plan, organise, prepare and cook food in a commercial kitchen environment. You will learn about effective communication, occupational health and safety procedures and workplace hygiene. You will also learn skills to produce quality foods, plan menus, prepare food according to dietary or cultural needs, control costs, work as part of a team, and serve a range of meals in a professional manner. You will practice the skills you have learned in a simulated work environment or at an appropriate hospitality establishment.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: CHC22015
State ID: AWJ7
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Certificate II in Community Services

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Community Services

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to participate in local government and community organisations that seek to encourage and assist community groups to identify their needs, and plan and develop appropriate services and facilities to meet those needs. You will learn about the community services sector and ethical behaviour. You will also develop skills in communication, information provision and processing, administration support, networking and group support.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate II
National ID: CHC32015
State ID: AWJ2
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Certificate III in Community Services

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Community Services

The Certificate III in Community Services reflects the role of entry level community services workers who support individuals through the provision of person-centred services. Work may include day-to-day support of individuals in community settings or support the implementation of specific community-based programs.

At this level, work takes place under the direction of others and supervision may be direct or indirect. Work may take place in a range of community services organisations.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: CHC42015
State ID: AWL8
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Certificate IV in Community Services

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Community Services

This qualification reflects the role of community service workers who design and deliver person-centred services to individuals and/or groups. Workers may provide support, advocacy or interventions to individual clients, groups or communities across a range of services.

At this level, workers may be autonomous with limited responsibility within established parameters and may be required to supervise and lead other workers in projects or teams. Work may take place in a range of community service, case work or case management contexts.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate IV
State ID: MAA26
Industry Business and Finance

Computing - Beyond Basics (2)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Online

Sub study areas:

Business

Description

This is the second course in a three-part series. Do you have a little experience with computers but want to learn more? This course, which follows on from our popular Introduction to Computing course, helps participants take their skills to the next level. 

Topics covered:
•    Basic computer functions, terminology, and formatting
•    Creating a simple word-processed document
•    Using email to send messages, photos, or files
•    Exploring the internet to safely search websites for real life tasks
•    File management – organising your photos and files to easily find your work
•    Printing and sharing
•    Basic troubleshooting

You can find more information on Part 1, and Part 3 of the series here:

Computing: Introduction (1)(opens in a new tab)
Computing: Email and internet (3)(opens in a new tab)
 

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units. 
GATTEC001A – Introduction to Technology

Short course
State ID: MAA03
Industry Business and Finance

Computing: Email and Internet (3)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Business

Description

This is the final course in the 3-part series. This fun and engaging course will help you to become more confident in using a range of technology,
including basic word processing, internet and email.

Real life practical activities will help you learn how to: 
•    Confidently navigate windows 10
•    Expand your word processing skills to create simple documents
•    Use the internet to download PDF’s, bookmark, and organise your searches
•    Apply tips and tricks to use email effectively to communicate with friends and family at work
•    Successfully set up folders to save pictures and documents
•    Print and share documents
•    How and where to find help with common problems

 

You can find more information on Part 1, and Part 2 here:

Computing: Introduction (1)(opens in a new tab)
Computing: Beyond Basics (2)(opens in a new tab)

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units. 
GATTEC101A – Technology for Living 

Short course
State ID: MAA02
Industry Business and Finance

Computing: Introduction (1)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Business

Description

This is the first course in a three-part series. Overcome your fears and join in our popular introductory course, suitable for all ages and professions. This course will help you build practical skills to use a personal computer. Gain confidence using the mouse and keyboard and understand how Windows 10 works. 

If you are new to the world of computers or haven’t had to use them very much in the past and want to learn in a supportive and pressure free environment, then this is the course for you.
 
This course covers: 
► A basic overview of how PC’s work
► Navigating the windows desktop icons, Task bar, and start menu
► Using the mouse’s left and right buttons
► Keyboard skills and shortcuts
► Finding and saving files & pictures
► Printing and sharing files
► Basic troubleshooting

You can find more information on Part 2, and Part 3 of the series here:

Computing: Beyond Basics (2)(opens in a new tab)
Computing: Email and internet (3)(opens in a new tab)

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units. 
BSBITU111 – Operate a Personal Digital Device

Short course
National ID: AHC21020
State ID: BGH1
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment
Half price^

Certificate II in Conservation and Ecosystem Management

Study modes:

Full-Time

Sub study areas:

Conservation and Land Management

Get started on your career in conservation and ecosystem management

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge in conservation and ecosystem management for Indigenous land management, lands, parks and wildlife services and the restoration and rehabilitation of ecosystems..

 Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information

Certificate II
National ID: AHC31420
State ID: BGG8
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment

Certificate III in Conservation and Ecosystem Management

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Conservation and Land Management

This qualification provides the skills and theoretical and practical knowledge for work or further learning in the conservation and ecosystem management industry. The qualification provides for work roles encompassing a broad range of skills, or can be focused on one or more specialisations, including:

  • Indigenous land management
  • Ecological restoration
  • Land, parks and wildlife management
  • Pest controller
  • Conservation earthworks
  • Marine operations
  • Fire management

Individuals with this qualification perform a range of conservation and ecosystem management activities including, site restoration, rehabilitation and renewal and management of the rural and natural landscapes, degraded sites and marine environments. They contribute to the preservation and maintenance of wildlife and their habitat in the natural ecosystem, parks and reserves. Activities frequently involve working with and preservation of indigenous culture and heritage resources.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: AHC40920
State ID: BGH6
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment

Certificate IV in Conservation and Ecosystem Management

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time

Sub study areas:

Conservation and Land Management

This qualification has the practical skills and theoretical knowledge required for specialised or skilled work in the conservation and ecosystem management industry.

The qualification provides for advanced skills and/or supervisory roles in a broad range of conservation and ecological work or can focus on areas of specific needs including: supervisory and management, indigenous land management, ecosystem management, pest controller, and fire management.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate IV
State ID: MAA71
Industry Business and Finance

Control Evacuation

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Work Health and Safety

Description

This course applies to a person who is required to control the evacuation of personnel from the workplace to a muster point and includes moving mobility/sensory impaired people including persons with either temporary or permanent sensory impairment and casualties, or others who require assistance during an evacuation.

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

    PMAOMIR210 Control Evacuation to Muster Point

Short course
State ID: MAB29
Industry Creative Industries

Creative Recycled Art

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Visual Arts

Description

Would you like to guarantee your recyclable waste is getting recycled?

Most of us try to recycle where we can, but we can’t always be assured our waste ends up in the right place. More and more, we hear about our plastic footprint and experts say that by the year 2050, there will be more plastic in our oceans than fish!

Join us in this workshop using and combining recycled objects to create a unique sculptural piece that holds succulents. The workshop will explore different combinations of connecting the recycled objects, adding colour and texture then the succulents to create hanging or standing features.

The succulents and most of the recycled objects will be provided.  (You’re welcome to bring your own!).

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

     CUAPPR101 Use ideas and techniques to develop creative work

Short course
State ID: MAB28
Industry Creative Industries

Develop Printmaking Skill Set

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Visual Arts

This course covers basic printmaking techniques and is designed for anyone that is keen to learn a variety of printmaking techniques such as:

  • drypoint etching
  • relief printing
  • monoprinting​​​​​​

You will get to create and take home some exciting original prints.

All course materials are provided.

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

    CUAPRI201 Develop Printmaking Skills

Skill set
State ID: MAB31
Industry Creative Industries

Develop Skills in Painting Skill Set

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Visual Arts

Description

Join us for a fun introduction to the world of colour. Exploring a range of painting styles, methods and techniques to help you build skills and develop your own personal style. 

Colour mixing, value, composition, abstract, still life and expressionist painting will all be covered in a relaxed and enjoyable environment.

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

     CUAPAI201 Develop Painting Skills

Skill set
State ID: A1013P
Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital

Digital Photography - Beginners' Workshop Course

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Graphic Design

Description

Get the most out of your digital camera and unleash your creative potential by discovering how your camera really works, in this intensive two-day workshop.

Learn the fundamentals and advantages of using manual modes and controlling shutter speed, aperture and ISO, so you can progress to the next level of creative photography.

This course offers a blend of helpful theory in easy-to-understand terms, clear demonstrations and student practicals, so you can learn how to put the theory into practice in a fun and supportive environment.

Aimed at those who have the vision but don’t know how to use their camera to get there, this course will guide you towards gaining new skills and confidence to action that vision.

Topics covered in this course include:
    Getting to know your DSLR camera and how it works
    How to control the camera using manual modes, shutter speed, aperture and ISO controls
    Focusing
    Using your camera's light meter
    Understanding exposure
    Choosing the right lens for the job
    File formats – convenience versus quality
    Qualities of light, how and when to use it
    Composition
    Editing in camera
    Photography genres - finding your own style
    Reviewing your work and learning from feedback
    Storing your files
 Course includes course notes

Requirements
    A DSLR camera or mirrorless camera with Manual mode option, capable of manually adjusting shutter speed, aperture and ISO controls is essential for this course.
    Lenses – interchangeable ones are an advantage, or broad range zoom lenses
    Image card, image card reader or camera to computer cord
    Charged camera batteries and charger
    USB or hard drive to store your files
    The manual for your camera (most manufacturers have online manuals you can download via the web if necessary)
    Your own laptop - essential
    Pen and notepad
    Good working knowledge of computers

Please familiarise yourself with your camera's manual prior to starting the course.

Certification

This is a non-accredited shortcourse

Short course
State ID: A1017P
Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital

Digital Photography Fundamentals - Beginners Photoshop Workshop

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Graphic Design

Description

Following on from our popular Digital Photography Fundamentals Beginners Workshop comes our Digital Photography Fundamentals Beginners Photoshop Workshop.

This course offers a blend of helpful theory in easy-to-understand terms and clear demonstrations, so you can learn how to use this expansive software to enhance your photographic images.

Aimed at those who already have a good working knowledge of working with computers, this course will guide you towards gaining further skills and confidence in image manipulation.

Topics covered in this course include:
    Getting to know Adobe Photoshop
    Understanding Panels
    Working with the Tools Panel
    Understanding the Options Bar
    Understanding Preferences
    Navigating images in Adobe Photoshop
    Understanding file formats, image size vs image resolution
    Resizing
    Making selections in Adobe Photoshop
    Working with Layers
    Retouching and repairing
    Reviewing your work and learning from feedback
    Saving and storing your files
 Course includes course notes

Requirements
    It is preferred that participants have completed the Digital Photography Fundamentals Beginners Workshop before enrolling in this course.
    A selection of your own digital photographs to work on in class
    A DSLR or mirrorless camera
    Lens(es)
    Image card, image card reader or camera-to-computer cord
    Charged camera batteries and charger
    USB or hard drive to store your files
    Your own laptop - essential
    Pen and notepad  
    Good working knowledge of computers

Please familiarise yourself with your camera's manual prior to starting the course.

Certification

This is a non-accredited Shortcourse

Short course
State ID: A1014P
Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital

Digital Photography Fundamentals - Portraiture Workshop

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Graphic Design

Description

Following on from our popular Digital Photography Fundamentals Beginners Workshop comes our Digital Photography Fundamentals Portraiture Workshop.

This course offers a blend of helpful theory in easy-to-understand terms, clear demonstrations and student practicals so you can learn how to put the theory into practice in a fun and supportive environment.

Aimed at those who already have a good working knowledge of their camera, this course will guide you towards gaining further skills and confidence in this popular and engaging genre of photography.

Topics covered in this course include:
    Portrait styles: documentary, environmental, posed and candid
    Choosing the right equipment for the job
    Light quality, types and exposures
    Managing back-lighting
    Working with reflectors
    Composing/cropping in camera
    Learning camera-to-subject-to-background relationships
    Engaging with your subject
    Techniques for posing
    Working with props
    Getting close
    Telling stories - finding your style
    Reviewing your work and learning from feedback
    Storing your files
    Photo heros
 Course includes course notes

Requirements
    It is preferred that participants have completed the Digital Photography Fundamentals Beginners Workshop before enrolling in this course. Otherwise, a good working knowledge your camera in manual mode is essential.
    **A DSLR camera or mirrorless camera with the option of manual mode, capable of manually adjusting shutter speed, aperture and ISO controls is essential for this course**
    Lenses – interchangeable ones or broad range zooms
    A flash if you have one (but not essential)
    Reflectors if you have them (but not essential)
    Image card, image card reader or camera to computer cord
    Charged camera batteries and charger
    USB or hard drive to store your files
    Props if you want to work with them
    The manual for your camera (most manufacturers have online manuals you can download via the web if necessary)
    Your own laptop - essential
    Pen and notepad  
    Good working knowledge of computers

Please familiarise yourself with your camera's manual prior to starting the course.

Certification

This is a non-accredited Shortcourse

Short course
State ID: A1015P
Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital

Digital Photography Fundamentals - Still Life / Tabletop Workshop

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Graphic Design

Description

Following on from our popular Digital Photography Fundamentals Beginners Workshop comes our Digital Photography Fundamentals Still Life Workshop.

This course offers a blend of helpful theory in easy-to-understand terms, clear demonstrations and student practicals, so you can learn how to put the theory into practice in a fun and supportive environment.

Aimed at those who already have a good working knowledge of their camera, this course will guide you towards gaining further skills and confidence in this popular and creative genre of photography. Great for enthusiastic amateur’s, bloggers or small business owners looking to shoot their own products.

Topics covered in this course include:
    Still Life styles
    Choosing the right equipment for the job
    Basic styling - grouping and working with props
    Learning camera-to-subject-to-background relationships
    Light quality, types and exposures
    Working with reflectors
    Camera angles
    Getting close
    Composing/cropping/ Editing In Camera
    Finding your style
    Reviewing your work and learning from feedback
    Storing your files
 Course includes course notes

Requirements
    It is preferred that participants have completed the Digital Photography Fundamentals Beginners Workshop before enrolling in this course. Otherwise, a good working knowledge your camera in manual mode is essential.
    **A DSLR camera or mirrorless camera with the option of manual mode, capable of manually adjusting shutter speed, aperture and ISO controls is essential for this course**
    Lenses – ie 50mm, macros, mid-range zooms, preferably with an aperture of F4 or lower
    A flash if you have one (but not essential)
    Reflectors if you have them (but not essential)
    A tripod - essential
    Image card, image card reader or camera-to-computer cord
    Charged camera batteries and charger
    USB or hard drive to store your files
    A selection of props – we will let you know what to bring, prior to the commencement of the course
    The manual for your camera (most manufacturers have online manuals you can download via the web if necessary)
    Your own laptop - essential
    Pen and notepad  
    Good working knowledge of computers

Please familiarise yourself with your camera's manual prior to starting the course.

Certification

This is a non-accredited Shortcourse

Short course
State ID: A1016P
Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital

Digital Photography Fundamentals - Travel / Photo Stories Workshop

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Sub study areas:

Graphic Design

Description

Following on from our popular Digital Photography Fundamentals Beginners Workshop comes our Digital Photography Fundamentals Travel / Photo Stories Workshop.

This course offers a blend of helpful theory in easy-to-understand terms, clear demonstrations and student practicals, so you can learn how to put the theory into practice in a fun and supportive environment.

Aimed at those who already have a good working knowledge of their camera, this course will guide you towards gaining further skills and confidence in photography-based story telling. Ideal for travelers, bloggers and those who enjoy capturing the important people, places and times in life.

Topics covered in this course include:
    Introduction to documentary photography
    Popular styles
    What makes a compelling story?
    Choosing the right equipment for the job
    Effective camera settings
    Shooting techniques: creative composition and framing
    Working with light- quality, types and exposures
    Candid vs. traditional vs. environmental portraiture
    Visual Variety - Image impact: single and series images
    Finding your style
    Getting involved - approaching people
    Ethics of Documentary Photography: permissions, consent, ownership and usage
    Displaying a story: sequencing, editing, and refining the narrative
    Reviewing your work and learning from feedback
    Storing your files
 Course includes course notes

Requirements
    It is preferred that participants have completed the Digital Photography Fundamentals Beginners Workshop before enrolling in this course. Otherwise, a good working knowledge your camera in manual mode is essential.
    **A DSLR camera or mirrorless camera with the option of manual mode, capable of manually adjusting shutter speed, aperture and ISO controls is essential for this course**
    Lenses – interchangeable or broad range zooms
    A tripod if you have one (but not essential)
    Image card, image card reader or camera-to-computer cord
    Charged camera batteries and charger
    USB or hard drive to store your files
    The manual for your camera (most manufacturers have online manuals you can download via the web if necessary)
    Your own laptop - essential
    Pen and notepad  
    Good working knowledge of computers

Please familiarise yourself with your camera's manual prior to starting the course.

Certification

This is a non-accredited Shortcourse

Short course
State ID: MAB03
Industry Creative Industries

Drawing Fundamentals

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Visual Arts

Description

This course is suitable for beginners and people wanting to refresh their skills.
Learn how to see like an artist with this foundation drawing course.
You will learn fundamental techniques such as expressive line, tone, perspective and proportion, as well as how to use drawing materials.

Exercises explored in this course include:
    Still life
    Perspective
    Tonal Drawing
    Mark making & mixed media techniques

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units.

    CUAACD101 Use Basic Drawing Techniques

Short course
National ID: CHC30121
State ID: BGY3
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Early Childhood Education and Care

When you complete the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care you’ll be on your way to a career as a preschool assistant or childcare centre assistant. You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively as an educator, supporting the development and wellbeing of children aged 0 to 5 years, understanding children’s learning, providing learning support, working with children from culturally diverse backgrounds, identifying and responding to children at risk, and workplace health and safety.

Certificate III
National ID: CHC50121
State ID: BGY6
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Early Childhood Education and Care

This qualification reflects the role of educators who work in regulated children’s education and care services in Australia. Educators at this level are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum that meets the requirements of an approved learning framework and for maintaining compliance in other areas of service operations. They use specialised knowledge and analyse and apply theoretical concepts to diverse work situations. They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other educators.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Diploma
National ID: UEE22011
State ID: AA41
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) (Electrotechnology Pre-Apprenticeship)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time

Sub study areas:

Electrical and Electrotechnology

This entry level qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to work safely in an electrotechnology environment, solve problems in multiple d.c. circuits and extra low voltage single path circuits. You will learn skills that will enable you to identify the required components/materials and use routine equipment, plant or technology relevant to the electrotechnology industry.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

South Regional TAFE is transitioning this qualification to the new training package in 2022. Students will be enrolled into the new units developed to meet current and future industry needs.

Certificate II
National ID: UEE30811
State ID: A123
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Apprenticeship

Sub study areas:

Electrical and Electrotechnology

This qualification provides competencies to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain electrical systems and equipment in building and premises. It includes ERAC requirements for an 'Electrician's licence' and experience in telecommunications service cabling.  (NB. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice/trainee before you can undertake this course). This course may also be available through Recognition of Prior Learning to eligible applicants.

This course is an apprenticeship:  you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. To find out more regarding apprenticeships click here.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

South Regional TAFE is transitioning this qualification to the new training package in 2022. Students will be enrolled into the new units developed to meet current and future industry needs.

 

Certificate III
National ID: MEM20105
State ID: AA50
Industry Engineering and Mining
Half price^

Certificate II in Engineering (Heavy Fabrication Pre-Apprenticeship)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time

Sub study areas:

Fabrication

This qualification will provide you with practical skills and knowledge in a range of metals and engineering industry areas. You will learn skills in using tools, measuring and calculating, technical drawing and drafting, load shifting, thermal cutting, using forging and casting equipment, and welding. You will also learn about safety in the workplace, computing and math. You will practice the skills you have learned in a workshop environment.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate II
National ID: MEM20105
State ID: AA49
Industry Engineering and Mining
Half price^

Certificate II in Engineering (Mechanical Fitter and Machinist Pre-Apprenticeship)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time

Sub study areas:

Mechanical

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge in a range of metals and engineering industry areas including mining, manufacturing and marine. You will learn skills in using tools, measuring, calculating, technical drawing and drafting, thermal cutting, metal lathes and milling machines. You will also learn about safety in the workplace, computing and math. You will practice the skills you are learning in the TAFE workshop and undertake work placement hours in a workshop outside of TAFE.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate II
National ID: MEM30205
State ID: WT83
Industry Engineering and Mining
Half price^

Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Fitter and Machinist ZB)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Apprenticeship

Sub study areas:

Engineering
Mechanical

This qualification will provide you with trade level practical skills and knowledge in fitting and machining, using industry standard technologies and techniques. You will learn skills in the maintenance and repair of machinery, including complex lathe and milling operations and precision measurement, levelling and alignment techniques. (NB. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice/trainee before you can undertake this course). This course may also be available through Recognition of Prior Learning to eligible applicants.

This course is an apprenticeship:  you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. To find out more regarding apprenticeships click here.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: BSB40320
State ID: BFR6
Industry Business and Finance

Certificate IV in Entrepreneurship and New Business

Study modes:

Sub study areas:

Business

When you complete this course you will be ready for a career in Small Business. This qualification is suitable for those establishing a small business who use well developed skills and a broad knowledge base to solve a range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others, and have responsibility for the output of others. You will have the skills and knowledge to: develop a viable business plan, understand your legal requirements and responsibilities, develop an operational plan and a financial plan, improve your customer service systems and skills, and effectively promote and advertise your enterprise.

This qualification covers a vast array of skills used to develop a sound understanding of business requirements in today’s competitive environment. This course is especially designed for those who already operate or are intending to operate a small business or who use well developed skills and a broad knowledge base to solve a range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others, and have responsibility for the output of others. 

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate IV
National ID: FNS20120
State ID: BGX7
Industry Business and Finance

Certificate II in Financial Services

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time
Part-Time

Sub study areas:

Financial Services

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge for entry into the financial industry.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate II
State ID: MAA72
Industry Business and Finance

Fire Equipment Training

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Work Health and Safety

Description

This half day course covers the theory and practical application of using various pieces of fire-fighting equipment. Upon completion, applicants will understand the theory and practical application of using Fire Extinguishers, Fire Hoses and Fire Blankets.

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

    CPPFES2005A Demonstrate first attack firefighting equipment

Short course
State ID: MAB14
Industry Business and Finance

Fire and Emergency Safety Training Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Work Health and Safety

Description

The Fire Warden training is targeted towards the members of your site's Emergency Control (Warden) Team.
It is delivered in compliance with Australian Standard AS3745 and your Emergency Response Procedures.
The training has a strong focus on life safety and evacuating people in emergency situations.

The training covers the following topics:
    Legislative requirements and Australian Standard AS 3745
    Emergency control organisation structure (ECO)
    ECO Duties and Responsibilities
    Emergency types and their impact
    Raising the alarm
    Fire alarm systems (if installed)
    Managing mobility impaired occupants
    Assembly area/s

Our Fire Suppression Training is targeted towards all staff with a strong focus on safely suppressing a small fire using portable fire equipment including fire extinguishers, hose reels and fire blankets.

The training covers the following topics:
    Fire science and classes of Fire
    Extinguishing agents/types and safe use of fire extinguishers
    Safe use of fire hose reels and fire blankets
    Hands-on practical assessment

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units.

CPPFES2005A Demonstrate first attack firefighting equipment
PMAOMIR210 Control evacuation to muster point
PUAWER004B Respond to workplace emergencies
PUAWER006B  Lead an emergency control organisation

 

Skill set
State ID: MAA38
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

First Aid in Child Care

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Early Childhood Education and Care

Description

This unit of competency has been approved by Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) who have deemed it to satisfy all requirements for first aid, anaphylaxis management and emergency asthma training under the Education and Care Services National Regulations (2011).

The unit applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

Learning Outcomes:
    Anaphylaxis
    Asthma
    CPR techniques on adults, children and infants
    Compliance with first aid sections of the Education and Care Services National Law and the Education and Care Services National Regulations (2011)
    Incident reporting in a child care setting
    Child physiology
    How to properly assess an emergency situation
    DRSABCD
    Using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
    First aid procedures for bleeding, burns and fractures
    Managing medical conditions such as epilepsy
    Managing medical emergencies such as snake/spider bites, poisons and choking
    Infection control procedures
    Managing exposure to extreme temperatures
    Administering first aid for eye & soft tissue injuries
    Assessing and moving sick & injured
    Legal responsibilities of a first aider
    Basic anatomy
    Managing shock

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units.

    HLTAID012 Provide an Emergency First Aid  in an Education and Care Setting

Short course
National ID: SIS30315
State ID: AWN5
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

Certificate III in Fitness

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Fitness

This qualification reflects the role of instructors who perform a range of activities and functions within the fitness industry. Depending on the specialisation chosen, this qualification provides a pathway to work as an instructor providing exercise instruction for group, aqua or gym programs. They work independently with some level of autonomy in a controlled environment such as fitness, leisure, aquatic and community centres where risks are managed through pre-existing risk assessment and hazard control processes.
Individuals who specialise in Aqua Exercise Instruction deliver water-based exercise sessions designed for participation by a group of clients. Sessions may be freestyle, pre-choreographed or circuit style. They also have the skills to rescue a client in distress, and an appropriate level of pool deck fitness and endurance.
Individuals who specialise in Group Exercise Instruction deliver exercise sessions designed for participation by a group of clients with a mix of ages/fitness levels. Sessions may be freestyle, pre-choreographed or circuit style. These individuals instruct and demonstrate complete exercise sessions to groups with limited individual interaction. Individuals who specialise in Gym Instruction provide individually tailored client assessments, provide technique correction as needed, and develop and demonstrate programs. They also provide supervision of a facility or service, keep equipment clean, tidy and well maintained, and handle various customer inquiries.

Working with Children and/or vulnerable People Requirements

Some sport, recreation and fitness qualifications include units of competency requiring students to obtain a Working with Children Card. Information on the units that have this requirements can be accessed from the SIS Training Package Implementation Guide

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

South Regional TAFE is transitioning this qualification to the new training package 2023. Students will be enrolled into the new units developed to meet current and future industry needs.

Certificate III
State ID: MAA82
Industry Building and Construction

Forklift Skill Set

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

General Construction

This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to operate a forklift truck safely.
Participants will learn how to operate a forklift truck by planning the work, conducting routine checks on a forklift truck, shifting loads in a safe manner and safely shut down and secure equipment after completing operations.

Industry licensing information: this course will equip students with the correct qualifications to obtain the National High Risk Licence class LF. Students must apply and pay for this license separately with WorkSafe.

 

Skill set
National ID: SIF40113
State ID: J578
Industry Education and Community Services

Certificate IV in Funeral Services

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Community Services

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of specialised activities and functions in relation to a funeral home, cemetery or crematorium. These individuals work autonomously, with responsibility for own outputs and those of others in a team.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate IV
National ID: MSF20313
State ID: AA45
Industry Building and Construction

Certificate II in Furniture Making (Cabinet Making/Furniture Making Pre-Apprenticeship)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Full-Time

Sub study areas:

Carpentry and Joinery

When you completed this course, you will be ready for a career in furniture making. This is an entry level program for people intending to take up an apprenticeship in the cabinet/furniture making trade.

You will have the skills and knowledge to work in the furniture-making sector of the furnishing industry. You will learn how to prepare surfaces, mix and apply stains, apply finishing material, restore furnishing items, and operate a range of furniture finishing equipment. You will also learn about occupational health and safety and communication skills.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate II
National ID: 52875WA
State ID: BGR07
Industry English, Languages and Foundation Studies

Certificate I in Gaining Access to Training and Employment (GATE)

Study modes:

Sub study areas:

General Education

This is a bridging/preparatory qualification which enables learners to extend their knowledge and skills in literacy, numeracy, communication, teamwork and technology skills in a creative learning environment.

With a focus also on health, well-being and personal development, this motivating course you will focus on fresh produce – from plant to plate. You will learn about planting, harvesting and cooking. You will be hands-on in your team enterprise project from beginning to end.

This course will prepare you for entry-level roles in a variety of industries including retail, hospitality, community services, aged care and business services. The qualification also offers pathways into further Certificate III-level TAFE courses, including aged care, community services, child care, education support and business.

Certificate I
National ID: 22472VIC
State ID: BEH69
Industry English, Languages and Foundation Studies

Certificate I in General Education for Adults

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time

Sub study areas:

General Education

This CGEA course provides opportunity for skill development in reading, writing and numeracy to meet personal needs, facilitate community participation, or workplace and further education and training options. This qualification aims to improve your academic skills to undertake further training and education and enhance your employment opportunities.

Certificate I outcomes focus on the development of literacy skills to create and interpret simple, personally relevant texts and mathematical knowledge to apply numeracy skills in everyday familiar situations.  Skills and knowledge are applied to develop and document a learning plan, prepare a portfolio to show evidence of learning and engage in a project. 

There are no entrance requirements as such but a pre enrolment interview is required and enrolment is available throughout the year.  Please contact the area of study for an appointment.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate I
National ID: 22473VIC
State ID: BEH66
Industry English, Languages and Foundation Studies

Certificate II in General Education for Adults

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time

Sub study areas:

General Education

This CGEA course provides opportunity for skill development in reading, writing and numeracy to meet personal needs, facilitate community participation, or workplace and further education and training options.

Certificate II outcomes focus on the development of literacy skills to read, interpret, evaluate and create a range of texts and to apply knowledge of everyday and formal numeracy in a range of contexts. Outcomes also focus on the skills and knowledge to conduct a project and to investigate pathways and develop, implement and review a learning plan.

There are no entrance requirements. This qualification aims to improve your academic skills to undertake further training and education and enhance your employment opportunities.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate II
National ID: 22476VIC
State ID: BEH64
Industry English, Languages and Foundation Studies

Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory)

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time

Sub study areas:

General Education

This CGEA course aims to provide a general education. That is, initial skill development in reading, writing and numeracy and skill development in a variety of areas to meet personal needs and to facilitate participation in the community, or other workplace and further education and training. On successful completion of this course a participant will be able to: - clarify project goals with an appropriate support person, plan, carry out and evaluate a project - develop and document a personal study plan and gather a portfolio of evidence with support - read and interpret short, explicit and personally relevant texts - create simple, personally relevant texts - apply simple mathematical knowledge in familiar and everyday situations. This qualification aims to improve your academic skills to undertake further training and education and enhance your employment opportunities.

There are no entrance requirements as such but a pre enrolment interview is required and enrolment is available throughout the year. Please contact the area of study for an appointment.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate I
State ID: MAB26
Industry Building and Construction

General Welding Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On Campus

Sub study areas:

Metal Fabrication

This course covers the process of using a welding machine and the difference between MIG & Stick welding. It is a great place to start if you have not done a lot of welding or have done a small amount and want to learn more.

Suited to beginners, hobby welders, home handy man and trades assistants wanting to up skill.

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units.

Skill set
National ID: SHB30416
State ID: BAA1
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

Certificate III in Hairdressing

Study modes:

Apprenticeship

Sub study areas:

Hairdressing

When you complete this course, you will be ready for a career in hairdressing.This qualification reflects the role of hairdressers who use a range of well-developed sales, consultation and technical skills and knowledge to provide a broad range of hairdressing services to clients. They use discretion and judgement to provide client services and take responsibility for the outcomes of their own work.

This course is an apprenticeship:  you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. To find out more regarding apprenticeships click here.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: HLT33115
State ID: AA72
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Assisting in Nursing Work in Acute Care)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Health Services

When you complete this course, you will be ready for a career in Health services. You will have the skills and knowledge to assist health staff in the provision of services to client/patients within a health care setting. You will learn about team work and effective communication, infection control processes and procedures, and basic medical terminology. You will also learn skills to assist with clients and provide support to nursing team in an acute care environment.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: AUR31120
State ID: BGA2
Industry Automotive
Half price^

Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology

Study modes:

Apprenticeship

Sub study areas:

Heavy Automotive Plant

When you complete this course you will be ready for a career in the heavy automotive sector. You will have the skills and knowledge to carry out diagnostic procedures and undertake appropriate repairs, identifying and applying safe work practices in the heavy automotive industry. This course will expand your knowledge and practical skills specific to heavy commercial vehicles, including steering, braking and hydraulic systems.  (NB. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice/trainee before you can undertake this course).  This course may also be available through Recognition of Prior Learning to eligible applicants.

This course is an apprenticeship:  you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. To find out more regarding apprenticeships click here.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: AHC20416
State ID: BDE6
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment
Half price^

Certificate II in Horticulture

Study modes:

Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Horticulture and Conservation

This course is for any interested people that want to learn a more about gardening and general horticultural practices. Such people may want to commence their own business or seek employment as a nursery hand within established horticultural businesses. There are no pre-requisites for this course aside from a strong interest in this industry area.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate II
National ID: AHC30716
State ID: BDF1
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment
Half price^

Certificate III in Horticulture

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Horticulture and Conservation

When you complete this course, you will be ready for a career in horticulture, working with plants as school or council gardener, groundskeeper, or self-employed landscaper. You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry, implement propagation plans, control weeds, pests, and diseases, safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals, install irrigation, create plant displays, plant identification and nutrition, and workplace safety and health.

South Regional TAFE Campuses have well designed horticulture facilities.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate III
National ID: AHC40416
State ID: BCW2
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment
Half price^

Certificate IV in Horticulture

Study modes:

Flexible
Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Horticulture and Conservation

This qualification allows individuals to develop post-trade skills and knowledge across a broad coverage of the industry prior to undertaking higher level roles in the industry.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Certificate IV
National ID: SIT20316
State ID: AZW1
Industry Hospitality, Tourism and Events
Half price^

Certificate II in Hospitality

Study modes:

Full-Time
Part-Time
Traineeship