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Rockingham

Our largest campus south of Fremantle, Rockingham campus offers a wide variety of courses - from community services to construction, we have the course for you.

We offer a range of construction courses including plumbing and gas, fabrication and engineering. A purpose-built workshop houses delivery for fabrication and mechanical fitter and machinist training and is equipped with contemporary equipment to ensure students and apprentices receive industry-relevant training and gain hands-on experience. The modern building and construction workshop facility hosts the purpose-built plumbing workshop with a state-of-the-art backflow training and assessment area meeting contemporary industry needs.

Rockingham campus is also home to childcare, education support, community services, nursing, information technology and business and finance training and the Kadadjini-Mia cultural space.

Facilities

Students at our Rockingham campus can access SM TAFE’s library services remotely. 

Access resource guides for your subjects via the Library Subject Guides(opens in a new tab)

Visit the library website

The library provides:

  • A large and diverse resource collection of books, magazines and DVDs, both physical and online
  • Assistance with researching for information and answers to reference enquiries
  • Information sessions on library and information services, supported with published and online information guides
  • Assistance with study, referencing and learning skills
  • Networked and wireless computer areas
  • Access to electronic information such as internet and databases

 

The cafeteria is open Monday to Friday from 7am to 4pm during term times with reduced hours during term breaks. A range of food and drink is provided.

Vending machines are available on site for drinks and snacks and a small kitchen with fridge is available.

Rockingham campus features one of the state's Jobs and Skills Centres, where free career development advice and job opportunities can be explored by students and the general public. 
 

The campus also hosts the Kadadjiny Mia Centre for Aboriginal Learning, which aims to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders at TAFE.

Smart Travel
We recommend all visitors to campuses take advantage of our Smart Travel information to ease congestion on and around our campuses.  

Parking 
Rockingham campus has parking available for students with parking permits surrounding the campus buildings. Students studying construction trades and fabrication should enter via Dixon Road, while other students should access parking at A block via Education Drive. Bollards are in place between these two zones during campus opening hours.   

Public transport
Rockingham campus enjoys bus stops on Dixon Road connecting Rockingham campus with the train station and with bus services to Fremantle. Visit Transperth's Journey Planner, using South Metropolitan TAFE Rockingham campus as a landmark to plan your trip or collect a timetable from the Customer Service Centre on campus.
   
 

Students enjoy free WiFi at all SM TAFE campuses. 

Visit the Login to the eCampus page.

Location

Address
Simpson Avenue, Rockingham WA 6168
T: 1800 001 001
E: info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

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Rockingham

Address

Simpson Avenue
Rockingham WA 6168
Australia

Courses at this campus

Use the filter below to view courses at Rockingham campus.

* Please note that eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training.
National ID: FNS60222
State ID: BHW9
Industry Business and Finance
VET Student Loans (VSL)

Advanced Diploma of Accounting

Perfect your accounting skills with the Advanced Diploma of Accounting. The ideal start to an exciting accountancy career.

Delivered at:


Want the formula for starting a winning career in Accounting?

This high level qualification will help you to become a Registered Tax Agent and give you the specialised skillset you need to be an Assistant Accountant. You'll also be job ready to work in roles such as Accounts Manager, Business Analyst or Payroll Manager.

Be guided by our expert team of lecturers who are industry professionals as you learn in-demand skills such as corporate governance, tax law, financial reporting, analysis, providing financial advice and supporting clients with regular monitoring.

The units in this course meet the educational eligibility requirements for the following two skills sets with the Tax Practitioners Board:

  • FNSSS00008 Tax Law for Tax Agents Skill Set (Tax documentation)
  • FNSSS00009 Tax Law for Tax Agents Skill Set (Tax Plans)

Students seeking Tax Agent Registration should gain advice from the Tax Practitioners Board via http://www.tpb.gov.au/(opens in a new tab)

Satisfactory completion of the course entitles you to join the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), one of the three peak accounting bodies representing accountants in Australia.

Advanced Diploma
National ID: FNS40222
State ID: BHU1
Industry Business and Finance

Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping

Achieve professional recognition in the accounting field with Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping. Learn essential skills and knowledge to excel in your career.


Are you ready to forge your future in finance and build a credible career in accounting?

Effective accounting and bookkeeping is at the heart of any business, providing a clear picture of an organisation's financial position, performance and cash flow which assists to identify important opportunities for growth.

This nationally recognised course will make you job ready for positions such as Assistant Accountant, Payroll Officer, BAS (Business Activity Statement) Agent, Accounts Receivable Officer, Accounts Payable Officer or Bookkeeper, which are key roles in every sector.

Be guided by our team of expert lecturers who are industry professionals, as you learn the foundations of accounting and bookkeeping including preparing financial reports, establishing payroll systems, setting up computerised accounts and maintaining balance sheets. You'll grow knowledge of lodging business and instalment activity statements, and how to provide advice or deal with the Commissioner of Taxation on behalf of a taxpayer in relation to activity statements. You'll also develop skills in using computerised accounting software including MYOB and XERO.

This course meets the Tax Practitioners Board education requirements for registration as a BAS agent.

Certificate IV
National ID: FNS30322
State ID: BHU4
Industry Business and Finance

Certificate III in Accounts Administration

Completion of our Certificate III in Accounts Administration will make you ideal for roles in accounts payable and receivable, as cashier, payroll officer or accounts clerk


Do you have a knack for number crunching, or a love of figures and all things finance?

This introductory course will prepare you for a career in accounting and financial services, equipping you with a skillset that will make you employable in virtually every sector.

Be guided by our expert team of lecturers who are industry professionals as you learn the fundamentals of accounting and entry level bookkeeping. You'll be trained in general ledger administration to help you manage finances for a company, and gain essential knowledge in how to record financial transactions, maintain financial records, complete calculations and create spreadsheets. You'll also develop skills in using computerised accounting software including MYOB and XERO, as well as performing payroll procedures and producing reports.

This course will make you job ready for roles in accounts payable and receivable, or as a Cashier, Payroll Officer or Accounts Clerk, which are integral positions required across business and industries at large. The course is ideal for school leavers, or those looking for a new career path, re-entering the workforce or even for business owners who wish to build a skillset in accounting to manage their business.

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

Certificate II in Applied Digital Technologies

Launch your career in information technology, or be ready for employment using a range of technologies.


Begin your IT career pathway and enhance your employability skills.

The Certificate II in Applied Digital Technologies will give you the foundation skills to either seek general employment or commence your further study in IT. Learn the basics of using and maintaining software, hardware, systems, digital media and social media.

Higher level studies are strongly recommended to reach career growth and lucrative roles.

Specialist facilities on-campus

The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. We provide pathways from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in cyber security, networking, programming and digital media.

 

Certificate II
National ID: CPC33020
State ID: BGD8
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate III in Bricklaying and Blocklaying

Gain the trade knowledge and skills to lay bricks as a bricklayer or blocklayer


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

When you complete the Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying you will be ready for a certified trade career as a bricklayer or blocklayer.

    Learn in specialised facilities

    South Metropolitan TAFE's Thornlie and Rockingham Campuses offer first rate, fully equipped, purpose-built workshops, where students get hands-on practice working in simulation rooms, using advanced equipment and the latest techniques.

    Certificate III
    National ID: 52893WA
    State ID: AD11
    Industry Building and Construction
    Half price^

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

    Gain the skills to work as an apprentice in the mortar trades (tiling, solid plastering, bricklaying and wall and ceiling lining)

    Delivered at:


    Do you want a career in a trade that has everything covered?

    Many trades in the building industry revolve around structural work that is essential but largely out of sight. The mortar trades, also called finishing trades, include all you can see, such as brick and blocklaying, solid plastering, wall and floor tiling and wall and ceiling lining. This course allows you to get a taste of each of these trades, plus the safety and building constriction industry basic tool knowledge to begin a career in mortar trades.

    Study in specialist facilities

    Rockingham campus features modern workshops with tools and equipment you will find on any work site. Demonstration areas include spaces where entire formwork and housing can be built, with special wet areas dedicated to solid plastering, ceiling and tiling applications, plumbing pit, gas and electrical stages. Our timber workshop includes multiple lathes and saws for large scale construction.

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

    Certificate III in Business

    Gain the business skills to work in data entry, customer services, account or as an office clerk.


    Do you want to be job ready to begin your career in the world of business? This course will equip you with a strong administrative skillset that will make you employable in virtually any industry in integral roles at the core of the business, such as administrative officer, receptionist, accounts clerk, data entry or office assistant.

    Our team of expert and passionate lecturers will give you the guidance and support you need to gain practical day-to-day smarts for on the job. You’ll learn how to deliver outstanding customer service and the creation of business and digital documents, spreadsheets and electronic presentations, whilst also developing an understanding of the importance of workplace wellness and safety.

    Become a receptionist who is the focal, welcoming point of contact for customers, or become an accounts clerk and maintain and manage financial records for a business. Gain Microsoft Office and computer skills and make yourself an indispensable part of any team and an asset to any business as an office assistant.

    Study in specialist facilities

    Learn in a simulated real-life office workplace environment, building your team and interpersonal skills whilst studying the latest accounting and computer software to produce and design administrative digital and text documents.
     

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

    Certificate IV in Business

    Gain the business skills to manage offices in the corporate world as an office manager, business planner and customer service.


    Ready to make your mark in the world of business? 

    Sharpen your business toolbox and gain a nationally recognised qualification to get you workforce ready for a diverse range of corporate careers including office management, start-up business planning and marketing, and customer service. 

    Be guided by our expert lecturers who are industry professionals as you build a foundation of general business skills which can be applied to a variety of jobs across a broad-spectrum of sectors. The course can also help those who wish to further elevate current knowledge and start the journey towards a supervisory or management position. 

    Learn skills to be socially media savvy and use social platforms to engage customers, and be trained in how to use digital technologies for workplace communication and processes. You'll grow knowledge of drafting complex documents, reports and spreadsheets, as well as creating and delivering presentations. The course also has a focus on managing customer needs and will help you develop your communications skills as you learn to lead staff and begin to form your personal management style.  

    Certificate IV
    National ID: BSB30120
    State ID: AC46
    Industry Business and Finance

    Certificate III in Business (Administration)

    Gain the office skills to work in data entry, customer service or accounts, secretarial or reception. Learn basic MYOB and workplace health and safety. 


    When you complete the Certificate III in Business Administration, you'll have skills that employers are looking for, making you ideal for roles in data entry, customer service, as an office or accounts clerk, secretary or receptionist.

    With industry and government forecasting a growing demand for office workers in coming years, you'll be ready for recruiting.

    This course is also offered as a dual qualification with Certificate III in Business(opens in a new tab) .

    Certificate III
    National ID: BSB40120
    State ID: AC49
    Industry Business and Finance
    Half price^

    Certificate IV in Business (Administration)

    Gain the business skills to manage customers in office management or business administration.


    When you complete the Certificate IV in Business Administration you will be set for a career with expanding possibilities: in office management, or business administration.

    If you choose to enrol in the additional unit BSBHRM415 Coordinate recruitment and onboarding you may also be eligible for the BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business.

    Completion of the Certificate IV in Business (Business Administration) opens up a range of further study options, including specialist business diplomas, and it may assist in entry to university.

    This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area.

    Certificate IV
    National ID: BSB30120
    State ID: AC47
    Industry Business and Finance

    Certificate III in Business (Medical Administration)

    Gain the skills to work in a medical administration support role. Learn basic accounting and medical accounts and terminology.


    When you complete the Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) you'll have skills that may be suitable for a medical administration support role.

    With industry and government forecasting a growing demand for medical receptionists and clerks in coming years, you could be ready for recruiting.

    Certificate III
    State ID: AE374
    Industry Defence
    Free*
    Skill sets

    CNC Operations Skill Set

    This skill set will provide existing workers with specialist skills in operating, programming and setting up of CNC machinery.

    Delivered at:


    Learn how to operate CNC machinery

    The CNC Operations skill set is for qualified/experienced tradespersons employed in an engineering production or manufacturing environment.

    This course has been developed specifically, to suit the role of first-class machinists looking to upskill from manual machining and into Computerised Numerical Control (CNC) Machining and Operations.

    You will learn how to Program, Set and Operate CNC machinery allowing you to perform machine operations faster and with high accuracy using the latest CNC equipment.

    This skill set will provide existing workers with specialist skills in programming, setting, and operating of CNC machinery that covers a broad range of industries.

    Dates

    • Groups begin monthly when there is demand

    Express your interest

    Skill set
    National ID: CPC30220
    State ID: BGB8
    Industry Building and Construction
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Carpentry

    Gain the building and construction skills to work as a domestic or commercial carpenter.


    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.

    Learn in specialised facilities

    South Metropolitan TAFE's Thornlie, Rockingham and Mandurah Campuses offer first rate, fully equipped, purpose-built workshops, where students get hands-on practice working in simulation rooms, using advanced equipment and the latest techniques.

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

    Certificate III in Community Services

    Become a youth worker, support worker, or family carer.


    When you complete the Certificate III in Community Services you'll be on your way to a career as a youth worker, support worker, or family carer.

    You will also gain an understanding of mental health, alcohol, drug, and domestic violence services.

    The course availability at Bentley campus has been revamped and now offers students with greater flexibility.

    It now offers:

    • No classes held during school holidays
    • Community project delivered within class hours
    • Elective units offered are relevant to current industry and community practices

    This entry-level course is ideal for students seeking employment in the community services (aged care and disability) sectors. The course also offers an ideal pathway into higher-level community services qualifications.

    Want to find out more about this industry?

    Students in community services benefit from sharing information about organisations, initiatives and leading expertise in our Community Services Facebook page.

    Community Services at SM TAFE Facebook page

    Certificate III
    National ID: UEE20520
    State ID: BFP7
    Industry Engineering and Mining

    Certificate II in Computer Assembly and Repair

    Explore a career in computers as a computer assembler and repairer.


    Plug in to your career in computer assembly and repair, and be introduced to the world of electronics.

    Technology has changed the way we live and work and is constantly evolving, with computers being an integral part of daily life and business operations.

    Take the first step to sparking your career in computer assembly and repair with this nationally recognised qualification, which will start you on your journey to becoming an ICT Support Technician or a Hardware Technician.

    With ICT knowledge being the most required skillset for trained professionals, you can equip yourself with sought-after skills and pave your pathway to employment in an in-demand field.

    Be guided by our team of highly experienced lecturers who can provide you with the foundations of IT skills needed by employers, as you learn to assemble computers and facilitate routine hardware repairs to a professional standard in line with customer specifications.

    Switch on, refresh or reboot your career today with this entry level course. Higher level studies are strongly recommended to enhance your employability skills in the field.

    SM TAFE also offers a dual qualification opportunity and you may complete Certificate II in Computer Assembly and Repair and Certificate II in Electronics courses in the same semester, which will advance you further, providing more job opportunities and opening doors to higher level study. Ask us about this exciting option!

    Study in specialist facilities

    The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) at both the Thornlie and Rockingham campuses provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. Available pathways are from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in networking, cyber security, systems support, cloud engineering and programming.

    SM TAFE covers the southern and eastern corridors of Perth and the Peel region for ICT training with the largest cohort of IT students in Western Australia. We equip you with the skills that you require to get a job in your desired IT pathway. All our courses are designed through consultation with industry, ensuring you have the right skills to hit the ground running.

    Visit our IT Training Facebook (opens in a new tab) page for more information on student work and events.

    Certificate II
    National ID: 22603VIC
    State ID: BGT15
    Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital
    Free in 2023

    Certificate IV in Cyber Security

    Delve into the world of cyber security and become a trusted professional with our Certificate IV in Cyber Security. This is government funded cyber security course.


    Delve into the world of cyber security and become a trusted professional in a fast-growing industry. In a world where cyber attacks are constantly on the rise, there has never been a better time to gain in-demand skills that can set you up for a lucrative career in cyber security. 

    A capstone project in the last term of study consolidates skills gained and is applied to an industry scenario. This course leads to a job of the future with STEM skills highly prized in the protection of data.

    Specialist facilities on-campus

    Our state-of-the-art Training Cyber Security Operations Centre (TCSOC) provides a secure training environment designed to simulate realistic cyber-attacks relating to attack, defence and monitoring. The TCSOC provides a multi-campus centre based in Murdoch with ‘nodes’ at Thornlie and Rockingham campuses in order for all IT students to experience this leading edge training.

    The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. We provide pathways from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in cyber security, systems and programming.

    See our IT Training Facebook page

    @ITtrainingSMTAFE(opens in a new tab)

    Certificate IV
    National ID: CHC43115
    State ID: AWJ3
    Industry Education and Community Services
    Half price^

    Certificate IV in Disability

    This course provides participants with the skills to support people with disability to achieve greater levels of independence.


    Study a qualification that open doors to a range of job opportunities in the direct care industry, whilst giving back to the community. This formal qualification provides the skills and knowledge to empower people with disability to achieve greater levels of independence.

    This qualification builds on the skills and knowledge you would have gained in Certificate III in Individual Support or Certificate III in Disability.

    Want to find out more about this industry?

    Students in community services benefit from sharing information about organisations, initiatives and leading expertise on our Community Services Facebook page.

    Community Services at SM TAFE Facebook page

    Certificate IV
    National ID: CPC20720
    State ID: BGB4
    Industry Building and Construction
    Half price^

    Certificate II in Drainage

    Gain the skills needed to work in the plumbing industry, specialising in ground works.

    Delivered at:


    Set down the ground work for your career

    The Certificate II in Drainage is suitable for people working in the plumbing industry that specialise in ‘ground works’. South Metropolitan TAFE trains and assesses the Certificate II in Drainage at Rockingham as part of our general plumbing training program.

    The standard term for a contract is 18 months. Achieving this qualification is a good stepping stone towards completing a full plumbing qualification.

    Certificate II
    National ID: 22483VIC
    State ID: BEI16
    Industry English, Languages and Foundation Studies

    Course in EAL

    Learn how to use English everyday.


    When you finish the course in EAL you will be able to use English everyday.

    You will learn:

    • simple instructions and conversations
    • reading and writing simple documents
    • to understand the news
    • to explore local amenities.

    You will be enrolled in the correct level based on your English knowledge.

    EAL = English as an Additional Language.

    Course in
    National ID: 22484VIC
    State ID: BEI22
    Industry English, Languages and Foundation Studies

    Certificate I in EAL (Access)

    Improve your English skills for further training and/ or employment.


    Improve your English skills with this course.

    For almost everything you do in Australia, you need to understand, speak, read and write English. If you have done your ESL entry course, or have picked up some English along the way, and want to build on it, this course will help towards further study or getting a good job.

    If you like the look of this course but aren't sure if it's right for you, express your interest using the button below and our Program Manager will contact you to talk through your study goals.

    Express your interest

    Certificate I
    National ID: 22485VIC
    State ID: BEI15
    Industry English, Languages and Foundation Studies

    Certificate II in EAL (Access)

    Improve your English skills for further training and/ or employment.


    Improve your English skills

    When you finish the Certificate II in EAL (Access) you will be able to use English every day with confidence.

    Gain these skills:

    • take part in informal conversations
    • read and write informative advice
    • understand and respond to written and spoken information
    • understand the news
    • use the internet safely

    You will be enrolled in the correct level based on your English knowledge.

    EAL = English as an Additional Language.

    If you like the look of this course but aren't sure if it's right for you, express your interest using the button below and our Program Manager will contact you to talk through your study goals.

    Express your interest

    Certificate II
    National ID: 22486VIC
    State ID: BEI18
    Industry English, Languages and Foundation Studies

    Certificate III in EAL (Access)

    Complete this course and you'll be able to use English every day with confidence.


    Do you speak a language at home which isn't English?

    When you finish the Certificate III in EAL (Access) you will be able to use English every day with confidence.

    You will learn to

    • take part in informal conversations
    • read and write
    • understand and respond to written and spoken information
    • understand the news
    • use the internet safely

    You will be enrolled in the correct level based on your English knowledge.

    EAL = English as an Additional Language.

    If you like the look of this course but aren't sure if it's right for you, express your interest using the button below.  Our Program Manager will contact you to discuss your study goals.

    Express your interest

    Certificate III
    National ID: CHC30121
    State ID: BGY3
    Industry Education and Community Services
    Free in 2023

    Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

    Study our Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care course if you have a passion for the care and education of young children up to the age of 5 years.


    Early Childhood Education and Care is an expanding sector for those with a passion for the care and education of young children up to the age of 5 years. The sector is demanding higher qualifications and training from educators to ensure consistently high standards of education and care for children placed in these services. This can be achieved by completing the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care.

    You'll learn how to interact and foster the development of the children while working within legal requirements and ensuring the children's health and safety are not at risk. 

    As part of this qualification you will undertake a work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.

    You will work closely with children from different backgrounds and cultures and provide care and support for them in various child care situations.

    90% of surveyed students were highly satisfied with this course.

    Certificate III
    National ID: CHC50121
    State ID: BGY6
    Industry Education and Community Services
    Free in 2023
    VET Student Loans (VSL)

    Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

    An expanding sector for those with a passion for the care and education of children up to the age of five.


    The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care covers educators in children's services (early childhood) who are responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in early childhood services, in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. At this level educators have responsibility for supervision of other staff and volunteers. In most states it is the highest qualification required at director or service manager level for children's service centre based care and education.

     

    Diploma
    National ID: UEE21920
    State ID: BFN1
    Industry Engineering and Mining

    Certificate II in Electronics

    Learn practical electronics skills in this highly sought after course.


    Do you have a passion for technology, gadgets and computers along with an interest in the inner workings of devices we use on a daily basis? Take the first step into your career in electronics with this nationally recognised qualification.

    Electronics touches our lives in many ways from listening to the radio, to watching television, talking on mobile phones, playing video games or working on a PC.

    Learn from our team of highly skilled lecturers as you develop knowledge of how to assemble and maintain electronic devices, how to solve problems in electronic circuits and how to find faults and repair equipment.

    This entry level course will prepare you for higher studies, which are strongly recommended to enhance your employability. Start your journey towards roles such as an Electronic Engineering Draftsperson or Electrical Trades Assistant.

    Get your foot in the door with this introductory course that prepares you for future work in the electrotechnology field, which leads to a world of employment opportunities within the energy and utilities sector.

    SM TAFE also offers a dual qualification opportunity and you may complete the Certificate II in Electronics course and Certificate II in Computer Assembly and Repair courses in the same semester, which will advance you further, providing more job opportunities and opening doors to higher level study. Ask us about this exciting option!

    Study in specialist facilities

    SM TAFE offers first-rate, fully equipped, purpose-built workshops, where students gain hands-on practice working in simulation rooms, with contemporary equipment to ensure students and apprentices receive industry-relevant training and learn the latest techniques.

    Certificate II
    National ID: UEE22020
    State ID: AC54
    Industry Building and Construction
    Industry Engineering and Mining
    Half price^

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

    Become an apprentice in the electrical, instrumentation or electrical servicing trades.


    Are you looking for an electrical career and current skills?

    When you complete the Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start)(Electrotechnology Pre-Apprenticeship) you'll be what employers are looking for as an apprentice in the electrical, instrumentation or electrical servicing trades.

    Learn in specialist facilities

    Thornlie, Rockingham and Mandurah Campuses offer first rate, fully equipped, purpose-built workshops, where students get hands-on practice working in simulation rooms, using advanced equipment and the latest techniques.

    Certificate II
    National ID: UEE30820
    State ID: BFN0
    Industry Building and Construction
    Industry Defence
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

    Launch your career as a licensed electrician.


    Are you looking for an electrical career and current skills?

    When you complete the Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician you'll be looking at a career as a licensed electrician (additional requirements apply).

    Gain these skills

    • install low voltage wiring, switchgear and appliances
    • arrange and connect circuits
    • troubleshoot and problem solve apparatus and circuits
    • use hand and power tools
    • interpret drawings
    • take electrical and electronic measurements
    • workplace health and safety

    Learn in specialised facilities

    South Metropolitan TAFE's Thornlie Campus offers first rate, fully equipped, purpose-built workshops, where students get hands-on practice working in simulation rooms, using advanced equipment and the latest techniques.

    Certificate III
    National ID: MEM30219
    State ID: AD58
    Industry Defence
    Industry Engineering and Mining
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Fitting)

    Launch your trades career as a machinist, mechanical fitter, metal plater or plant mechanic in mining, automotive, or hydraulics.


    Are you looking for a career making and fixing all things mechanical?

    When you complete the Certificate III in Engineering (Mechanical Fitter ZA) you'll be looking at a trades career as a Mechanical Fitter, Hydraulic Fitter, Mobile Service Technician or a Marine Fitter in industries such as Mining, Defence, Oil & Gas and Manufacturing. 

    Gain these skills:

    • work with pumps and hydraulics systems 
    • work with pneumatic systems
    • work with mechanical drives and transmissions
    • use workshop machines
    • use hand and power tools
    • arc welding
    • thermal cutting
    • measuring using instruments
    • technical drawing
    • workplace health and safety
    • fitting of bearings, drive trains and couplings
    • Levelling and alignment of equipment. 
    Certificate III
    National ID: MEM30219
    State ID: AD57
    Industry Defence
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Fitting/machining)

    Launch your trades career as a machinist, mechanical fitter, metal plater or plant mechanic in mining, automotive, or hydraulics.


    Are you looking for a career making and fixing all things mechanical?

    When you complete the Certificate III in Engineering (Mechanical Fitter and Machinist ZB) you'll be looking at a trades career as a machinist metal, mechanical fitter, metal plater or plant mechanic in industries such as mining, automotive, or hydraulics.

    Gain these skills:

    • make machines, parts, and tools
    • work with pumps and hydraulics
    • use workshop machines, hand and power tools, mills and lathes
    • arc welding
    • measuring
    • technical drawing
    • workplace health and safety
    Certificate III
    National ID: MEM30219
    State ID: AD56
    Industry Defence
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Machining)

    Learn to machine, modify and gain skills in the maintenance of plant and equipment, machinery and power stations.


    This course will cover theoretical and practical aspects of machining of engineering components. Learn to machine, modify and gain skills in the maintenance of plant and equipment, machinery and power stations. Our lecturers will help you develop the ability to work effectively and safely using specialist tools and equipment.

    Gain these skills:

    • machining, assembly and manufacturing
    • CNC, precision grinding, horizontal boring and precision measurement
    • installation and modification of machinery
    • testing and fault finding of machinery
    • maintenance and service of equipment, machinery and tools
    Certificate III
    State ID: 09160P
    Industry Building and Construction

    Gas Permit

    Get ready to apply for a Gas Fitting Permit with this course bundling safety, standards and basic combustion and flueing knowledge.

    Delivered at:


    Are you a gas fitter? Learn how to work with gas safely and correctly.

    The Gas Permit course comprises three components, WA Gas Standards, Gas Safety and Basic Combustion and Flueing.

    Successful completion of the final assessment will be needed to receive a completion letter that is required by Building and Energy to apply for a Gas Fitting Permit to Work Under Supervision.

    Short course
    National ID: 22472VIC
    State ID: BEH69
    Industry English, Languages and Foundation Studies
    Online

    Certificate I in General Education for Adults

    Gain better reading, writing, maths, and computer skills.


    Do you want to take control of your future?

    When you finish the Certificate I in General Education for Adults you will have better reading, writing, maths, and computer skills.

    Gain these skills

    • how to make a plan
    • simple reading and writing
    • how to make simple documents
    • basic computer skills
    • simple maths and working with money

    If you like the look of this course but aren't sure if it's right for you, express your interest using the button below.  Our Program Manager will contact you to discuss your study goals.

    The Certificate I in General Education for Adults is approximately equivalent to Year 9 for the purposes of applying for a TAFE course and will meet the entry requirements for most Certificate II, III or IV level TAFE courses.

    Express your interest

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

    Certificate II in General Education for Adults

    Make a fresh start with this general education course.


    Do you want to take control of your future?

    When you finish the Certificate II in General Education for Adults you will have a fresh start at education.

    If you like the look of this course but aren't sure if it's right for you, express your interest using the button below.  Our Program Manager will contact you to discuss your study goals.

    Express your interest

    Certificate II
    National ID: 22474VIC
    State ID: BEH65
    Industry English, Languages and Foundation Studies
    Online

    Certificate III in General Education for Adults

    Take control of your future training and/ or career.


    Do you want to take control of your future?

    When you finish the Certificate III in General Education for Adults you will have a better chance at getting into your dream career.

    Gain these skills

    • planning goals and carrying out projects
    • advanced reading, writing and understanding of a variety of documents
    • managing your money
    • maths and problem solving

    The Certificate III in General Education for Adults is approximately equivalent to Year 11 for the purposes of applying for a TAFE course and will meet the entry requirements for most Certificate II, III, IV or Diploma level TAFE courses.

    A version of this course is available at Murdoch Campus or online with a health focus that will assist students to meet the entry requirements of health related courses such as:

    • 52895WA Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies, State ID BGS66
    • BGS66 Diploma of Nursing, State ID BGW5 *

    *  The Diploma of Nursing has additional entry requirements to meet, successful completion does not grant automatic access to the Diploma of Nursing. Refer to the Diploma of Nursing for details. 

    If you like the look of this course but aren't sure if it's right for you, express your interest using the button below.  Our Program Manager will contact you to discuss your study goals.

    Express your interest

    Certificate III
    National ID: HLT33115
    State ID: AWJ4
    Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

    Certificate III in Health Services Assistance

    Become a healthcare worker and enjoy a fast-paced and exciting career.


    Do you have what it takes to care for people?

    This course will prepare you to become a health care worker. This is an active, physical career which provides assistance to healthcare staff and clients.

    This qualification reflects the role of a variety of workers who use a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge to provide assistance to health professional staff for the care of clients. Health services assistance involves the worker in direct client contact under supervision.

    Certificate III
    National ID: BSB40420
    State ID: BFS2
    Industry Business and Finance
    Half price^

    Certificate IV in Human Resource Management

    Recruit the best staff and develop staff potential with this industry-relevant course.


    Do you have a passion for working with people or a drive to make a difference? This course will give you job ready skills to work across a range of Human Resources roles. 
    At the heart of any organisation, the Human Resources department is responsible for managing, supporting and developing the company’s most important and valuable asset; its people.

    The Certificate IV in Human Resources Management will teach you how to run successful recruitment programs, induction and training programs and how to support the HR team with performance management and industrial relations procedures.

    You will learn to communicate professionally with warmth and empathy with people from a wide range of backgrounds, have active listening for employee comments and concerns, as well as team building and administrative skills. 

    Being qualified in Human Resources opens the door to working in almost every industry imaginable such as building and construction, education, mining and resources, media, finance or hospitality and tourism. With the credentials in this course, you can work in roles such as Human Resources Officer, Recruitment Assistance or in Human Resources development. 

    Certificate IV
    National ID: CHC33015
    State ID: AB71
    Industry Education and Community Services
    Free in 2023

    Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)

    Launch your career in caring in the home and the community.


    Support people that need it the most in a career as an aged care assistant. 

    Start your caring career in this course with a variety of foundational skills you can use to take advantage of jobs in-demand across the spectrum of care industries. This course combines the most common skills in need across the three specialist streams in providing in-demand home, institution and community support services and also helps you to develop relationships with a wide range of people, including care organisations, carers and families.   

    Study in specialised facilities

    SM TAFE campuses have training facilities which simulate real-life workplace settings and students can gain hands-on practice developing skills to be workforce ready, using industry specific equipment and following safe work practices. Our Rockingham campus has a state-of-the art purpose-built learning facility for disability home care and aged care, with dedicated areas that emulate rooms in a modified residence or aged care facility.

    Gain specialist skills and be guided from our passionate team of experienced lecturers on how to provide physical and emotional support to people whilst enabling them to maintain independence. Learn how to assist with daily living tasks such as cooking and transport, and provide company and companionship to your client through daily interactions which boost their overall wellbeing.

    Build your methods of communicating effectively with a range of diverse groups including families and co-workers, and you’ll also develop some strong one-on-one relationships with the people you are caring for who have had a lifetime of experience and knowledge to share, which can bring job satisfaction as you work regularly together.

    Want to find out more about this industry?

    Students in community services benefit from sharing information about organisations, initiatives and leading expertise in our Community Services Facebook page.

    Community Services at SM TAFE Facebook page

    Certificate III
    National ID: CHC33015
    State ID: AA67
    Industry Education and Community Services
    Free in 2023

    Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

    Complete this course and be on your way to a career in disability support.


    Do you have a passion for helping people and want to build a career around the commitment of supporting people with disability? This course will give you job ready skills to become a professional disability care worker.

    This is your chance to make a real difference in your role, supporting and empowering people with disability to reach their full potential and become more independent, whilst improving overall quality of life of your clients through your working relationship and supporting their participation in the community.

    Study in specialised facilities

    SM TAFE campuses have training facilities which simulate real-life workplace settings and students can gain hands-on practice developing skills to be workforce ready, using industry specific equipment and following safe work practices. Our Rockingham campus has a state-of-the art purpose-built learning facility for disability home care and aged care, with dedicated areas that emulate rooms in a modified residence or aged care facility.

    Certificate III
    National ID: HLTSS00066
    State ID: AE115
    Industry Hospitality, Tourism and Events
    Free*
    Infection control
    Skill sets

    Infection control Skill Set (Food Handling)

    Get Skills Ready with infection control skills in the food industry.

    Delivered at:


    Learn to control COVID-19 related infection in food handling

    In these unprecedented times, new regulations need workers to manage infection control while providing food to the general public.

    Skills can be applied to specific food handling industry needs such as using kitchens and packaging areas, front of house, staff rooms and offices, food stock deliveries and vehicles, equipment storage, and bathrooms and toilets. 

    Gain these skills

    • introduction to infection control
    • chain of infection and disease transmission
    • breaking the chain of infection
    • contamination and cleaning
    • hazards, risks, responsibilities and reporting

    Maintain your ability to work safely and within government requirements; or, prepare your business for compliance by including your staff in training, raising their capability in ensuring the safety of staff and customers in your workplace.

    Skill set
    National ID: HLTSS00065
    State ID: AE114
    Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness
    Free*
    Infection control
    Skill sets

    Infection control Skill Set (Retail)

    Learn to manage infection control in your retail workplace.

    Delivered at:


    Learn to control COVID-19 related infection in retail

    In these unprecedented times, new regulations need workers in retail businesses to manage infection control.

    Skills can be applied to specific retail industry needs such as stand alone stores, strip shops, shopping centres, cinemas and game arcades, petrol stations and convenience stores, supermarkets, retail areas within beauty salons, hairdressing salons, barbers and sporting facilities including gyms, markets and museums and galleries.

    Gain these skills

    • introduction to infection control
    • chain of infection and disease transmission
    • breaking the chain of infection
    • contamination and cleaning
    • hazards, risks, responsibilities and reporting

    Maintain your ability to work safely and within government requirements; or, prepare your business for compliance by including your staff in training, raising their capability in ensuring the safety of staff and customers in your workplace.

    Skill set
    National ID: HLTSS00067
    State ID: AE113
    Industry Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics
    Free*
    Infection control
    Skill sets

    Infection control Skill Set (Transport and Logistics)

    Get Skills Ready with infection control skills in the transport and logistics industry.

    Delivered at:


    Learn to control COVID-19 related infection in transport and logistics

    In these unprecedented times, new regulations need workers to manage infection control while in the supply chain of essential goods and services.

    Skills can be applied to transport and logistics industry needs such as offices, depots, customer sites, roadside service areas, service centres, distribution centres, client workplaces, commercial buildings, residential buildings, vehicles including public transport vehicles, and yards and storage facilities.  

    Gain these skills

    • introduction to infection control
    • chain of infection and disease transmission
    • breaking the chain of infection
    • contamination and cleaning
    • hazards, risks, responsibilities and reporting

    Maintain your ability to work safely and within government requirements; or, prepare your business for compliance by including your staff in training, raising their capability in ensuring the safety of staff and customers in your workplace.

    Skill set
    National ID: ICT30120
    State ID: BFF7
    Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Information Technology

    Build your skills to work in IT roles including client support officer, ICT operations support, and IT technician.

    Looking to commence an IT career?

    Join an Industry that makes a difference to the economy on a daily basis and enjoy the diversity of where a career in technology can take you. The Information Technology industry is constantly evolving and is one of the fastest growing industries in the country due to the reliance on digital transformation across work, study and life. When you complete the Certificate III in Information Technology, you will be an attractive applicant for IT roles such as client support officer, IT technician, or ICT operations support.

    This course is a suggested entry point for high school graduates with limited information technology skills or those who have limited industry experience. 

    This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area.

    Specialist facilities on campus

    The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology, creative media and electronics. We provide pathways from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in cyber security, systems and programming.

    See our IT Training Facebook page!

    @ITtrainingSMTAFE(opens in a new tab)

    This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area.

    Certificate III
    National ID: ICT40120
    State ID: BFF9
    Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital
    Free in 2023

    Certificate IV in Information Technology

    Gain career enhancing knowledge and skills to support a wide range of information technology fields.


    Upskill quickly with this cutting-edge six-month IT course

    Join an Industry that makes a difference to the economy on a daily basis and enjoy the diversity of where a career in technology can take you. The Information Technology industry is constantly evolving and is one of the fastest growing industries in the country due to the reliance on digital transformation across work, study and life. When you complete the Certificate IV in Information Technology you will gain career enhancing knowledge and skills to support a wide range of growing information technology fields. You will be an attractive applicant for in-demand roles such as ICT systems support, web and database support, cloud administrator and Cyber Security analyst.

    This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area.

    Specialist facilities on-campus

    The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) at both the Thornlie and Rockingham campuses provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. Available pathways are from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in networking, cyber security, systems support, cloud engineering and programming.

    Our state-of-the-art Training Cyber Security Operations Centre (TCSOC) at Murdoch provides a secure training environment designed to simulate realistic cyber-attacks relating to attack, defence and monitoring. The TCSOC provides a multi-campus centre based in Murdoch with ‘nodes’ at Thornlie and Rockingham campuses in order for all IT students to experience this leading edge training.

    See our IT Training Facebook page!

    @ITtrainingSMTAFE(opens in a new tab)

    Certificate IV
    National ID: ICT30120
    State ID: AC12
    Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Information Technology (Cyber Security)

    In this cyber stream course, you can learn to work in cyber and IT roles including ICT Technician, Help Desk Officer or Cyber Security support.

    Looking to commence an IT career?

    When you complete the Certificate III in Information Technology Cyber Security, you will be able to work towards working in the following roles of ICT Technician, Help Desk Officer, Cyber Security support. 

    This course is a suggested entry point for high school graduates with limited information technology skills or those who have limited industry experience. 

    This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area.

    Specialist facilities on campus

    The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology, creative media and electronics. We provide pathways from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in cyber security, systems and programming.

    See our IT Training Facebook page!

    @ITtrainingSMTAFE(opens in a new tab)

    Certificate III
    National ID: ICT40120
    State ID: AC10
    Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital
    Free in 2023

    Certificate IV in Information Technology (Networking)

    Looking for an IT career with high job prospects? Gain career enhancing knowledge and hands-on practical skills.

    Study in a strong IT employability pathway

    Join an Industry that makes a difference to the economy on a daily basis and enjoy the diversity of where a career in technology can take you. The Information Technology industry is constantly evolving and is one of the fastest growing industries in the country due to the reliance on digital transformation across work, study and life.

    When you complete the Certificate IV in Information Technology (Networking) you will gain career enhancing knowledge and skills to support a wide range of growing networking, customer support and cloud related fields. Progressively move from IT service help desk to a career as a technology engineer where you build and optimise applications, systems and networks on site, in data centres and in the cloud.

    Study in specialist facilities

    The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) at both the Thornlie and Rockingham campuses provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. Available pathways are from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in networking, cyber security, systems support, cloud engineering and programming.

    Our state-of-the-art Training Cyber Security Operations Centre (TCSOC) at Murdoch provides a secure training environment designed to simulate realistic cyber-attacks relating to attack, defence and monitoring. The TCSOC provides a multi-campus centre based in Murdoch with ‘nodes’ at Thornlie and Rockingham campuses in order for all IT students to experience this leading edge training.

    See our IT Training Facebook page!

    @ITtrainingSMTAFE(opens in a new tab)

    This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area.

    Certificate IV
    National ID: ICT40120
    State ID: AC07
    Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital
    Free in 2023

    Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming)

    Develop career enhancing knowledge and in in-demand skills to design and develop computer programs and Apps with our programming courses.

    Program your IT career!

    Develop career enhancing knowledge and in in-demand skills to design and develop computer programs and Apps via the Certificate IV of Information Technology (Programming) specialisation. Information Technology is one of the fastest growing industries in the country.

    An individual with this specialisation could work as an assistant programmer in a team of software developers, or as a support programmer to senior programmers or systems analysts engaged in programming.

    This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area.

    Specialist facilities on-campus

    The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) at both the Thornlie and Rockingham campuses provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. Available pathways are from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in networking, cyber security, systems support, cloud engineering and programming.

    Our state-of-the-art Training Cyber Security Operations Centre (TCSOC) at Murdoch provides a secure training environment designed to simulate realistic cyber-attacks relating to attack, defence and monitoring. The TCSOC provides a multi-campus centre based in Murdoch with ‘nodes’ at Thornlie and Rockingham campuses in order for all IT students to experience this leading edge training.

    See our IT Training Facebook page!

    @ITtrainingSMTAFE(opens in a new tab)

    Certificate IV
    National ID: MEM30819
    State ID: BEL3
    Industry Building and Construction

    Certificate III in Locksmithing

    Are you ready for a secure career that opens doors? Become a licensed locksmith today.

    Delivered at:


    Are you ready for a secure career that truly opens doors?

    When you complete the Certificate III in Locksmithing you'll be looking at a career as a licensed locksmith.

    Gain these skills

    • assemble and install manual and electronic locks
    • perform site security surveys
    • develop and install master key systems

    Learn in specialised facilities

    South Metropolitan TAFE's Rockingham Campus offers first rate, fully equipped, purpose-built workshops, where students get hands-on practice working in simulation rooms, using advanced equipment and the latest techniques.

    Certificate III
    State ID: S0164P
    Industry Building and Construction

    PVC Pipe Handling and Installation

    Accredited by the Water Corporation, this course is for those working on land development projects where PVC pipe laying is required.

    Delivered at:


    This course is a Water Corporation of WA accredited program, for operatives in the civil and construction areas working on land development projects where PVC pipe laying is required.

    The accredited program provides essential knowledge and practical skills for PVC pipe layers. The course provides updated theory provided by the Water Corporation to address new requirements. Assessment methods include theory and practical assessing.

    Candidates must be over 18 years of age.

    Short course
    National ID: CPC32420
    State ID: BGC2
    Industry Building and Construction
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Plumbing

    Does your career pipe dream involve real pipes? Complete this certificate and become a plumber or gasfitter (tradesperson).

    Delivered at:


    Does your career pipe dream involve real pipes? When you complete the Certificate III in Plumbing you'll be looking at an in demand (and possibly lucrative) career as a plumber, or gasfitter.

    If you are a migrant to Australia looking to qualify as a plumber, we can help with creating a study plan to suit your needs. Express your interest now to start a discussion with our training area.

    Study in specialist facilities

    Rockingham campus features modern workshops with tools and equipment you will find on any work site. Demonstration areas include spaces where entire formwork and housing can be built, with special wet areas dedicated to solid plastering, ceiling and tiling applications, plumbing pit, gas and electrical stages. Our timber workshop includes multiple lathes and saws for large scale construction.

    Certificate III
    National ID: 52887WA
    State ID: AC56
    Industry Building and Construction
    Half price^

    Certificate II in Plumbing (Plumbing Pre-apprenticeship)

    Get the foundation skills to become a plumbing apprentice on completion of this course.

    Delivered at:


    Do you want to become a plumber? This course is your first step to getting an apprenticeship as a plumber, roof plumber or gasfitter. 

    Gain an understanding of working effectively and safely in the construction industry and learn from specialised industry professionals. Get a taste of what it’s like to work as a plumber, develop your use of hand and power tools and build the technical skills that employers are looking for in an apprentice. 

    As a plumber you can work in domestic or commercial settings installing plumbing systems, fixing leaking taps, completing renovations or doing emergency plumbing jobs.  
    Learning the trade of plumbing will give you an important skillset that is fundamental to the operation of any home or building. 

    Learn in specialised facilities

    Rockingham campus features modern workshops with tools and equipment you will find on any work site. Demonstration areas include spaces where entire formwork and housing can be built, with special wet areas dedicated to solid plastering, ceiling and tiling applications, plumbing pit, gas and electrical stages. Our timber workshop includes multiple lathes and saws for large scale construction.

    Certificate II
    State ID: GAC86
    Industry Building and Construction
    Free in 2023

    Plumbing Contracting Licensing (Business Units) skill set

    The business units form a mandatory part of the plumbing contractor licence.

    Delivered at:


    This course includes the units you need for the business theory component of a plumbing contractor's license.

    Specialist units are also available to study prior to being ready for applying for a license. 

    Skill set
    State ID: GAC87
    Industry Building and Construction
    Free in 2023

    Plumbing Contracting Licensing (Specialist Units) skill set

    This course will give you the skills and knowledge to operate as a plumbing contractor.

    Delivered at:


    This course includes the units you need for the specialist theory and practical component of a plumbing contractor's license.

    You will be required to present completed workbooks on the commencement of each theory class for the below concepts.

    • drainage
    • sanitary
    • backflow
    • water supply

    Business units are also available to study prior to being ready for applying for a license. 

     

    Skill set
    National ID: 52895WA
    State ID: BGS66
    Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness
    Free in 2023

    Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies

    Become a nurse! This course provides the academic knowledge for entry into the Diploma of Nursing.


    Are you ready for a life-saving and caring career?

    When you complete the Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies you'll be a step closer to a career as an enrolled nurse.

    You will gain the knowledge and skills to ease comfortably into studying nursing. 

    The Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies provides the academic knowledge for entry into the Diploma of Nursing.

    Certificate IV
    National ID: CPC32620
    State ID: BGD0
    Industry Building and Construction
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Roof Plumbing

    Want a career working outdoors with a view? Become a roof plumber today.

    Delivered at:


    Do you want a trades career working outdoors with a view?

    When you complete the Certificate III in Roof Plumbing you will be ready for a career as a roof plumber.

    Learn in specialised facilities

    South Metropolitan TAFE's Rockingham Campus offers first rate, fully equipped, purpose-built workshops, where students get hands-on practice working in simulation rooms, using advanced equipment and the latest techniques.

    Certificate III
    National ID: CHC30221
    State ID: BGY5
    Industry Education and Community Services
    Half price^

    Certificate III in School Based Education Support

    Plan education programs and assist students in their learning and development. You'll develop the skills and knowledge to support teachers and provide care and supervision for children from kindergarten to Year 12.


    Do you have a career dream to work in Education Services, helping children to reach their fullest potential and making a daily difference in the lives of others?

    This course will get you job ready to become an Education Assistant or Teacher's Aide in a kindergarten, pre-primary, primary or secondary school, working with children from kindergarten to Year 12.

     You will learn how to provide support to the qualified teacher in the classroom and be trained in how to assist students in their learning and development, including students with special needs. 
    Be guided by our team of lecturers who are highly experienced in the field, as you learn how to implement planned education programs for children and provide one-on-one student support in English, reading and maths. You will develop skills in assisting students with special needs and be trained in working effectively with a range of culturally diverse groups, including students, colleagues and parents. You'll also learn to understand the cultural needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. 

    Education Assistants play a crucial role in the classroom and your skills will be in-demand, setting you up for a rewarding long-term career helping children learn lifelong skills and grow their independence, whilst positively impacting and shaping the next generation. 

    You have the opportunity to complete the Certificate III in School Based Education Support either full-time, on campus over 6 months, part-time online or on-campus, or part-time on campus over 12 months. The online delivery will be done via Collaborate Sessions (on Blackboard), which are live classes run online with a lecturer taking you through the training. Some on-campus practical components will be required for online students including meetings with your lecturer.

    PLEASE NOTE – students wishing to study online must be working within the school sector to be eligible.

    Other job titles may include:

    •    Integration Aide
    •    Preschool Aide
    •    Kindergarten Assistant
    •    School Services Officer

    Study in specialist facilities:

    Learn in our dedicated purpose-built facilities which simulate a real-life classroom learning environment and help you develop hands-on practical skills for workforce readiness.

    This course requires you to undertake a work placement of approximately 100 hours per semester enrolment where you’ll be able to apply and grow the knowledge you have learned.

    Certificate III
    National ID: CHC40221
    State ID: BGY4
    Industry Education and Community Services
    Free in 2023

    Certificate IV in School Based Education Support

    Engage your passion for working with children and supporting their individual needs. A career that fits in with your family life, this course will give you with the practical skills and knowledge to assist the teaching staff in schools and provide care, instruction and supervision in kindergarten, pre-primary, primary and secondary school.


    Engage your passion for working with school students and supporting their individual needs.

    Do you have a passion for working with children and supporting students with additional needs and disabilities? This course will provide you with a customised program in learning support to prepare you for roles such as an education assistant working in a school. You will learn to provide support to a classroom teacher and facilitate learning for students from kindergarten to Year 12.

     

     

    Certificate IV
    National ID: CUA31020
    State ID: BGT8
    Industry Information Technology, Library and Digital

    Certificate III in Screen and Media

    Start your pathway towards a career as a web developer, multimedia designer or digital animator.


    Do you have a great eye for design, a passion for all things media and tech, along with an interest in staying on top of current trends?

    Digital media has revolutionised the way we communicate, share and receive information in the modern world. Along with this comes a range of exciting job and career opportunities for savvy and skilled operators in the field!

    This nationally recognised qualification will help you take the first step into the digital media industry, in roles such as Web Developer, Social Media Specialist or Multimedia Designer.
    Be guided by our expert team of lecturers who are industry professionals as you build solid fundamental skills in using digital technologies and multimedia, learning how to develop digital content and prepare video and photo assets. You'll be trained in how to manipulate digital images, create digital books, create a website, develop design assets and use social media platforms to enhance and build brands, products and businesses.

    This entry-level course will equip you with an in-demand skillset and prepare you for work in the exciting screen, media and entertainment industries, and your knowledge will also be an asset across almost every industry in digital, multimedia or website focused roles. 

    This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area regarding this.
     

    Study in specialist facilities:

    Learn in our Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) which provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. Practise your skills in a simulated real-life workplace environment, using cutting-edge technology to gain comprehensive knowledge of digital and multimedia systems and an understanding of operating production equipment. 

    Visit our IT Training Facebook page(opens in a new tab) for more information on students work and events! 
     

    Certificate III
    National ID: CPC31020
    State ID: BGD3
    Industry Building and Construction
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Solid Plastering

    Want a career in a trade that has everything covered? On completion of this course you will be ready for a trade career as a solid plasterer.

    Delivered at:


    Do you want a career in a trade that has everything covered?

    When you complete the Certificate III in Solid Plastering you will be ready for a certified trade career as a solid plasterer.

    Certificate III
    National ID: TAE40116
    State ID: BAB2
    Industry Business and Finance
    Industry Education and Community Services
    Half price^

    Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

    Passionate about sharing knowledge and training others? Complete a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and kick-start your career as a trainer, assessor or lecturer.


    Are you passionate about sharing knowledge and training others?

    When you complete the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment you will be ready to start a rewarding career as a vocational trainer, assessor, or lecturer, either in the private or public sector.

    The Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is an essential requirement for anyone wishing to deliver vocational education and training for a registered training organisation in Australia.

    Certificate IV
    National ID: CPC31220
    State ID: BGD5
    Industry Building and Construction
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining

    Become a wall and ceiling liner with this half-price trade qualification where your skills will be sought after by this high-demand industry.

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    Do you want to build a lifetime career that others will look up to?

    When you complete the Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining you will be ready for a certified trade career as a wall and ceiling liner.

     

    Certificate III
    National ID: CPC31320
    State ID: BGE1
    Industry Building and Construction
    Half price^

    Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling

    Launch your certified trade career as a wall and floor tiler with this industry-relevant tiling course.

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    Do you have an eye for detail and want your work on show?

    When you complete the Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling you will be ready for a certified trade career as a wall and floor tiler.

    Learn in specialised facilities

    Our campuses provide students with a hands-on learning environment that feature industry-standard equipment, advanced technology and specialised workshop areas.

    Certificate III
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