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Short courses are a great way to pick up new skills for professional and personal development. In addition to courses that commence each term, South Metropolitan TAFE has a range of shorter courses that take ongoing enrolments. That means you can get started with your study sooner, getting you on the right track to boost your career options.

Our short course program has been designed to focus on providing vocational skills, aligned to the needs of employers and industry. This will help you gain the skills you want now and create a pathway to consider further education and training options.

If you would rather talk to someone we have our course information team available to take your call on 1800 001 001, or you can send an email to info@smtafe.wa.edu.au.

What type of course are you looking for?
National ID State ID Title Qualification level Study mode Campus
S0088P S0088P AMPA Coxswain External
Short Course Full Time
Part Time
Fremantle
coxswain, vessel, near costal, seafarer, ocean, ship, boat

This qualification is for people working in the maritime industry seeking an Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) certificate as a Coxswain Grade 1 NC to command and operate the engines of a vessel less than 12 metres long.

The National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D—Crew Competencies requires that a seafarer pass this final assessment prior to the issue of a certificate of competency.  The AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA) is the practical assessment of your operational skills and knowledge, and knowledge of Australian maritime legislation. 

Refer to the following information for the AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA)

2020 Dates:

This course runs for 1.5 days on the following dates.

  • 29 and 30 June
  • 27 and 28 July
  • 24 and 25 August
  • 21 and 22 September
  • 26 and 27 October
  • 23 and 24 November
  • 7 and 8 December

Course cost:

$875.00

S0090P S0090P AMPA MEDII External
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
vessel, maritime, seafarer, boat, ship, AMPA, MEDII

This course is for people wanting to be a chief marine engineer or second marine engineer. 

The National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D—Crew Competencies requires that a seafarer pass a final AMPA assessment prior to the issue of a certificate of competency. The AMPA is a practical assessment of o the appropriate operational skills and knowledge, and knowledge of Australian maritime legislation.

Refer to the following information for the AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA)

2020 Dates

Each course runs for 1.5 days on the following dates.

  • Monday 29 and Tuesday 30 June 
  • Monday 27 and Tuesday 28 July 
  • Monday 24 and Tuesday 25 August
  • Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 September 
  • Monday 26 and Tuesday 27 October 
  • Monday 23 and Tuesday 24 November 
  • Monday 7 and Tuesday 8 December 

Cost: $875

 

S0089P S0089P AMPA Master Under 24m External
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
seafarer, ocean, ship, boat, coxswain, vessel, maritime

This course is for people wanting to Master on commercial vessels less than 24 metres.

The National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D—Crew Competencies requires that a seafarer pass a final assessment prior to the issue of a certificate of competency. 

The AMPA is the practical assessment of the appropriate operational skills and knowledge, and knowledge of Australian maritime legislation. 

Refer to the following information for the AMSA Mandated Practical Assessment (AMPA).  

2020 Dates:

This course runs for 1.5 days on the following dates.

  • 29 and 30 June
  • 27 and 28 July
  • 24 and 25 August
  • 21 and 22 September
  • 26 and 27 October
  • 23 and 24 November
  • 7 and 8 December

Cost: $875

CHCSS00067 AD127 Administer and Monitor Medication Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Workplace
Bentley
Rockingham

Do you work in a caring or support role in the community services industry?  This skill set will develop your skills so you can support people to self-administer medication.   

You will gain the skills and knowledge required to prepare for and provide medication assistance, and complete medication documentation.  You must be working in the health or community services industry with authority in your state or territory to assist with the administration of medication. 

This skill set has been endorsed by industry as suitable for people who hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in an area involving provision of direct client care or support.

Covering topics including basic anatomy and physiology, physical assistance skills and techniques and incident reporting and standard documentation, you will need to complete two units of competency, detailed below.

  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTHPS007 Administer and monitor medications

 

 

S0149P S0149P Adobe InDesign Illustrator and Spark
Short Course Part Time
Thornlie
adobe, spark, indesign, illustrator, multimedia, social media, websites, content, marketing, design, collateral, brochures, flyers, video, production

We are living in a world where everything is designed and video is king, online experiences need to be professional and engaging... are you ready to join in? 

Begin your creative content creation journey with Adobe Spark + InDesign + Illustrator. 

Gain these skills:

  • Creating graphics, web pages, video stories and social media posts rapidly 
  • Design and create engaging experiences for online visitors 
  • Designing and developing engaging interactive publications that will complement online and print projects
  • Customise your creations for a bespoke presence
        

This course is great for those working in industry who need to upskill quickly to enhance the content of projects, events and clients, or for someone wishing to try out a new creative career.

S0124P S0124P Advanced Cosmetic Tattooing Techniques
Short Course Part Time
Murdoch

Want to build on your cosmetic tattooing skills and knowledge? 

Become an advanced cosmetic tattooist with this short course.

If you have previously completed the following 2 units then you are eligible to enrol into this course;

  • SHBBSKS003 Design and Provide Cosmetic Tattooing
  • SHBBINF001 Maintain Infection Control Standards

Course overview:

  •  Tattooing Corrections with Camouflage pigments
  •  Eyebrow – ombre design
  •  Feather touch eyebrow design 
  •  Full Lip shading technique 
  •  Advanced Eyeliner Technique
  •  Colour Theory – Study of Pigments with Different Fitzpatrick Skin Types
  • History of Pigments and Safety of Pigments
  •  Allergies associated with pigments
  • Marketing

You are required to provide models for practice and assessments. This will be advised by your lecturer at the first class. The cosmetic tattoo machine previously purchased in the GAB38 Cosmetic Tattooing Skill Set is used in this short course. All other learning material is included in your course. Free parking is available. Security is present on the premises for evening classes.  You will need to be able to speak and understand English.

Course requirements: 

  • Black pants and black top with closed in shoes
  • Hair must be off the face and tied up if long
  • 2 large white towels, 1 hand towel
  • A camera or mobile phone to take before and after photos
  • Note book and pen

Upcoming dates:

Mandurah – Thursdays starting 20 August to 24 September 6pm - 9pm

Murdoch - Thursdays starting 29 October to 3 December 6pm – 9pm, Room BG14

 

 

GAB13 GAB13 Advanced Diving Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
Scuba, diving, open water, vessel, diving vessel, ocean

If you have your Open Water Diver qualification and looking to increase your skills and confidence in the water, then this course is for you. 

The whole course is delivered on the water and all ocean dives will be made from our dive vessel, the Maritime Image. 

Along with extensive diving you will also gain experience in deep diving, and night diving.

S0140P S0140P Advanced Eye Makeup Techniques
Short Course Part Time
Mandurah
Murdoch
makeup, eye shadow, cosmetics, beauty, makeup artist

This short course gives you additional specialized eye makeup techniques following on from the Makeup Artistry skills set at SM TAFE. It enables you to work as a freelance makeup artist or in a hair and beauty salon performing makeup. Students are required to have completed a makeup course to have basic makeup knowledge before enrolling into this course.

Course outline:

  • Cut creases on eye lids and surrounding area
  • Lower lash line cut
  • Advanced Eye liner techniques
  • Advanced lash application
  • Refresh on colour wheel and colour harmony

Students in this course use MAC Cosmetics, Kryolan and Dermalogica skincare.

On successful completion of this short course students will achieve a Participation Certificate.

Students are required to provide models, this will be advised by your lecturer prior to your first class. Students are also required to practice their skills at home during this course.

Course requirements:

  • Makeup brushes are to be supplied by the student from previous makeup course
  • All products are provided for each class. MAC, Kryolan and Dermalogica.
  • Students are required to bring a black hand towel, tweezers, wear black pants and black top with enclosed shoes
  • Hair must be tied back neatly and professional presentation of makeup is required
  • Students are recommended to bring a camera or mobile phone to take before and after photos
  • Models will be required for practical classes – this information will be provided by your lecturer
  • Students will be supplied with learning material via Blackboard

Course induction material provided on the first night with all learning material to match your course.

Free parking. Security is present on the premises for evening classes: 6pm-9pm

Students are required to be able to speak and understand English.

Upcoming dates:

  • Mandurah: Wednesday 11 November and 18 November (2 evenings) 6pm - 9pm
  • Murdoch: Tuesday 10 November and 17 November (2 evenings) 6pm - 9pm

Course cost:

$370.00 (no concession available)

GAB66 GAB66 Advanced Floristry Design
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Murdoch
Floral, Floristry, design, management

Become a Master of Design

Create large-scale floristry designs and work alongside WA's top professional floral designers. Work on large scale designs for some of Perth top events and gain real hands-on experience!  

This skill set has been designed to enhance the skills of florists already qualified or have been working in the industry.

 You will learn:

  • Design and construct a range of small to large scale complex contemporary designs
  • interpret job specification
  • Prepare production plans
  • Large scale event work
  • Prepare proposals
  • Implement operational plans 
  • Manage staging of Floral displays

Upcoming dates:

Murdoch: Tuesdays 21 July - 24 November (18 weeks) 8am - 1pm

Course cost: 

$688.00/ cons. $383.00*

*A valid concession card must be produced.

 

S0105P S0105P Advanced Microsoft Excel
Short Course Part Time
Rockingham
excel, microsoft, advance, worksheets, formulas, functions, data series, calculations, conditional formatting, goal seeking, quick analysis, tables, charts

Supercharge your Microsoft Excel ability and expand your knowledge in creating more productive workbooks. 

In this one-day course we cover formulas and function techniques, advanced formatting and charting features and data manipulation tools like goal seeking. 

Gain these skills:

  • use the fill operations available to fill a data series 
  • use a range of techniques to work with worksheets  
  • apply a variety of page setup techniques  
  • apply borders to cells and ranges in a worksheet  
  • use common worksheet functions  
  • create more complex formulas and functions 
  • create and use defined names in a workbook 
  • apply a range of numbers formatting techniques to worksheet cells 
  • apply conditional formatting to ranges in a worksheet 
  • use goal seeking to determine the values required to read a desired result 
  • understand and use Excel’s Quick Analysis tools 
  • create and work with tables 
  • use a range of elements and features to enhance charts 
  • select and change the format of objects in a chart 

 

It is expected before you start that you can use Excel to create, edit, print and chart simple worksheets, you can understand ranges and copying and have knowledge of simple formulas such as SUM, AVERAGE, MAX and MIN. 

 
 

S0159P S0159P Advanced Training for Chemical Tanker Cargo Operations
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
tanker, safety, SMT0160,

This advanced training course is for Masters, Chief Engineers and Chief Mates and provides candidates with the skills and knowledge to meet the relevant AMSA requirements for:

  • STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 3, Table A-V/1-1-3 |
  • STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 2 Table A-V/1-1-2.

Please note you must hold the following prerequisites for entry onto this course and evidence must be provided upon first day of class:

  • STCW Advanced Fire Fighting Certificate 
  • STCW Oil and Chemical Tanker Familiarisation Certificate 

This course is approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Advanced Training for Chemical Tanker Operations  meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 3, Table A-V/1-1-3
  • Advanced Training for Oil Tanker Operations  meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 2 Table A-V/1-1-2

Upcoming dates:

This course runs for 5 days at Fremantle campus on the following dates.

  • 7 September
  • 30 November

Course Cost:

$2000.00

S0204P S0204P Advanced Training for Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
Advanced, Training, Liquefied, Gas, Tanker, Cargo, Operations,

This course is for Masters, Chief Engineers and Chief Mates and provides you with the skills and knowledge to meet AMSA requirements for STCW Reg V/1-2 and Code Section A-V/1-2, paragraph 2, Table A-V/1-2-1.

Please note you must hold the following prerequisites for entry into this course and evidence must be provided upon the first day of class:

  • STCW Advanced Fire Fighting Certificate 
  • STCW Gas Tanker Familiarisation Certificate

This course is approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Advanced Training for Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-2 and Code Section A-V/1-2, paragraph 2, Table A-V/1-2-1

Upcoming dates:

Each course runs for 5 days from these start dates.

  • Monday 14 September
  • Monday 7 December

Course cost:

$2000.00

GAA29 GAA29 Applied Engineering Drawing and CAD Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Munster
AutoCAD, CAD, Inventor, 2D, Engineering, Drawing, Drafting, Computer, Aided, Design, TAFE, Autodesk, Mechanical, Civil, Electrical, j367, j367 2, mem50212, smt0071, gaa29,

This skill set is part of the MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering - Technical, a nationally recognised qualification.

You will gain experience in producing industry standard 2D and 3D Engineering Drawings and gain a working knowledge of appropriate standards while learning Autodesk’s AutoCAD drafting system. Learn how to produce fully parametric 3D models and assemblies using Autodesk’s Inventor software.

This course requires approximately 6 to 8 hours a week online study using our a Blackboard Learning Management System coupled with an additional 3 hours a week expected attendance at campus for workshops.

This course is aimed at those who may be interested in gaining the necessary skills needed for entry into an Engineering career, that are looking at upskilling in their current position or from post trade, prospective entrepreneurs, that are looking at gaining formal qualification or those that would just like to learn how to use the software for their own personal projects.

  • MEM09002B Interpreting Technical Drawings
  • MEM30031A Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements
  • MEM30032A Produce basic engineering drawings
  • MEM09204A Produce basic engineering detail drawings
  • MEM30033A Use computer-aided design (CAD) system to create and display 3-D models

Upcoming dates:

  • Commencing April, Term 2, 2020
  • Commencing July, Term 3, 2020
    • Every Thursday 5pm - 8pm from 23 July to 10 December 2020

Course cost:

non concession- $1778.72

Please note, the allocated three hours per week is only for the workshop and lectures and the remaining study has to be done using our LMS system i.e. Backboard. Blackboard is where lecturers will populate their learning content, assignments and lesson plans. It is an expectation that students spend 6 to 8 hours of study time every week outside class hours/skillset.

GAA30 GAA30 Applied Engineering Mathematics Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Munster
Maths, Engineering, Statics, Dynamics, motion and rotation, engineering materials, engineering stress, algebra, j367, j367 3, mem50212, U000000, U000001, smt0072, GAA30

This skill set is is part of the MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering - Technical, a nationally recognised qualification. You will learn how to use mathematics as a tool to analyse practical problems. This course will also provide a solid foundation for physics and other disciplines.

This course requires approximately 6 to 8 hours a week online study using our a Blackboard Learning Management System coupled with an additional 3 hours a week expected attendance at campus for workshops.

Topics will include: Identifying common engineering materials by their principal properties, Select materials for specific applications, Verify selected material as fit for purpose, Determine stresses in simple structures and mechanical components, Verify stress levels using appropriate reference material, Solve engineering problems involving algebraic expressions with one independent variable, Use trigonometry to solve practical problems, Solve quadratic equations, Statics, Dynamics, motion and rotation.

  • MEM30007A Select common engineering materials
  • MEM30006A Calculate stresses in simple structures
  • MEM30012A Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
  • MEM23109A Apply engineering mechanics principles
  • MEM23004A Apply technical mathematics

Upcoming dates:

  • Commencing April, Term 2, 2020
  • Commencing July, Term 3, 2020
    • Every Friday 5pm - 8pm from 24 July to 11 December 2020

Course cost:

non concession - $1464.01

Please note, the allocated three hours per week is only for the workshop and lectures and the remaining study has to be done using our LMS system i.e. Backboard. Blackboard is where lecturers will populate their learning content, assignments and lesson plans. It is an expectation that students spend 6 to 8 hours of study time every week outside class hours/skillset.

CHCSS00070 AD172 Assist Clients with Medication Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Workplace
Rockingham

Advance your skills in the community services or health industry by gaining the skills to offer assistance to clients requiring medication.  This skill set will improve your confidence and ability in a range of community, residential and heath-care settings. 

You must already be working in a patient support position or working as a carer in the community service sector. This skill set has been endorsed by industry for people who hold a Certificate III qualification or higher in an area that involves providing direct support or care to patients.

This skills set provides you with the ethical and legislative knowledge to assist clients with medication as well as an understanding of the body in a health care setting.  On completion of this skill set you will be qualified to assist clients with medication in residential, community and health care settings.  

  • HLTHPS006  Assist clients with medication    
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
S0135P S0135P Azure Administrator Exam Preparation
Short Course Part Time
Murdoch
azure, exam, AZ104, infrastructure services, apps, powershell, command line, virtualisation, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, networking,

Gain the skills needed to pass AZ104, Azure Administrator

Students in this course will be introduced into content covered in the AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator Exam.

If you are interested in becoming an Azure Administrator who manage cloud services that span storage, security, networking, and compute cloud capabilities this course is for you!

Gain these skills:

  • Deep understanding of each service across the full IT lifecycle
  • Taking requests for infrastructure services, applications, and environments
  • Making recommendations on services to use for optimal performance and scale
  • Provision, size, monitor, and adjust resources

Students participating in this course should have an understanding of PowerShell, the Command Line Interface, operating systems, virtualisation, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, and networking.

Dates of next courses:

  • 27 August to 22 September
  • 6 October to 8 December
S0049P S0049P Basic Combustion, Flueing and Exhaust Principles
Short Course Part Time
Rockingham
Q000012

Learn how to work with gas safely and correctly

Are you a gas fitter? The Gas Legislation and Safety course will provide you with the Gas Fitting Permit to Work Under Supervision.  It comprises of three components, WA Gas Regulations, Gas Safety and Basic Combustion and Flueing.

The course is delivered over two days at Rockingham campus. Students who are unable to attend the Rockingham campus may discuss their training and assessment options with lecturing staff; off-campus options can usually be arranged.

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.

 

GAB62 GAB62 Basic Paving Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Murdoch
paving

Pave your way to a successful career

Looking to get a basic knowledge of paving practices and techniques? In this class you will learn how to screed, lay and cut paving, the principles and practices behind paving techniques, whilst learning to operate all the machinery, equipment and tools necessary to complete a basic paving job. 

Upcoming dates:

Mondays, 20 July to 21 September, 4pm to 8pm

 

GAB63 GAB63 Basic Retaining Walls Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Murdoch

Now is the time to build your career 

Looking to get a basic knowledge of brick and block retaining walls? In this class you will learn to lay, level, set out and prepare sites for low profile retaining wall jobs. You will learn the fundamental skills and knowledge behind building retaining walls in the landscape industry.

Upcoming dates:

Tuesday 6 October, then Mondays from 12 October to 7 December, 4pm - 8pm

S0272P S0272P Brow Lamination
Short Course Part Time
Mandurah
Murdoch
Beauty, Brow lamination, eyebrows, makeup, beauty therapist, eyebrow specialist, perm, brows, shape, keratin,

Advance your employability skills and build your treatment menu

Brow lamination is an on trend technique for redefining eyebrows through straightening and lifting  by a specialised chemical process. This treatment is fantastic for those clients who have unruly/wiry hair or clients who need the appearance of more volume to their brow.  

This course gives you skills in the latest brow trends and is an excellent add on to our brow and lash styling short courses. Along with the eye lash extension course, you will learn all the necessary skills to be a lash and brow queen!

 

Upcoming Dates

Mandurah: Monday 21 September, 6pm – 8pm, Monday 30 November, 6pm – 8pm

Murdoch: Monday 21 September, 6pm – 8pm, Monday 30 November, 6pm – 8pm

S0301P S0301P Brow Stylist
Short Course Part Time
Mandurah
Murdoch
beauty, makeup artistry, makeup, makeup artist, diploma of makeup, makeup qualifications, certificate ii in makeup services, certificate iii in makeup, awpo, awp0, awp0 4, awpo 4, shb30215, smt0103, brow, stylist, brows, henna, S0301P

This short course will train students in brow styling, this includes shaping, basic waxing, tinting, lash lifting and henna. This course has been designed to meet the beauty industry demand for brow stylists to work in the industry.

Students will learn the latest techniques and skills from qualified beauty trainers who are currently working in the beauty industry. This course requires fine hand and eye coordination and attention to detail.

Students are required to provide models, this will be advised by your lecturer on your first class.

Course induction material provided on the first night with all learning material to match your course.

Semester 2 Dates:

Mandurah Term 3: Mondays starting 10 August to 14 September 6pm - 8pm, Thursdays starting 13 August to 17 September, 6pm - 8pm
Murdoch Term 3: Mondays starting 10 August to 14 September 6pm - 8pm
Mandurah Term 4: Mondays starting 19 October to 23 November 6pm - 8pm
Murdoch Term 4: Mondays starting 19 October to 23 November 6pm - 8pm

Free parking. Security is present on the premises for evening classes.

Students are required to be able to speak and understand English.

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AE137 AE137 Business Ready Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Armadale
Murdoch
Rockingham
Business, Administration, receptionist, clerk, secretary, cert II business, BSB20115, SkillsReady

Get ready for a career in Business! 

This skill set is the perfect introduction to office administration, clerical work and reception work

You will learn to all aspects of customer service and management, organisation of daily work tasks, how to produce professional documents using relevant business technology and how to work effectively with colleagues in an office environment.  

Gain these skills: 

  • Deliver a service to customers 
  • Produce digital text documents 
  • Organise and complete daily work activities 
  • Use business technology 
  • Contribute to health and safety of self and others 
       

Next course dates:

This course has varied durations and days on-campus, starting on the below dates:

Armadale: Mondays 8.30am to 11.30am, Tuesdays 9am to 3.30pm and Fridays 8.30am to 11.30am for 8 weeks from 3 August

Murdoch: Wednesdays 9am to 12pm and Thursdays 1pm to 4pm from 12 August for 14 weeks

Rockingham: Mondays for 16 weeks from 10 August: 8.45am to 3.30pm
  

Due to high demand for this course, additional dates have now been added.

Armadale: Mondays 8.30am to 11.30am, Tuesdays 9am to 3.30pm and Fridays 8.30am to 11.30am for 8 weeks from 12 October

Rockingham: Wednesdays for 16 weeks from 12 August: 9am to 3.30pm
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

AE149 AE149 Business Ready Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Armadale
Murdoch
Rockingham
Business, Administration, receptionist, clerk, secretary, cert II business, BSB20115, SkillsReady

Get ready for a career in Business! 

This skill set is the perfect introduction to office administration, clerical work and reception work

You will learn to all aspects of customer service and management, organisation of daily work tasks, how to produce professional documents using relevant business technology and how to work effectively with colleagues in an office environment.  

Gain these skills: 

  • Deliver a service to customers 
  • Produce digital text documents 
  • Organise and complete daily work activities 
  • Use business technology 
  • Contribute to health and safety of self and others 
       

Next course dates:

This course has varied durations and days on-campus, starting on the below dates:

Armadale: Mondays 8.30am to 11.30am, Tuesdays 9am to 3.30pm and Fridays 8.30am to 11.30am for 8 weeks from 3 August

Murdoch: Wednesdays 9am to 12pm and Thursdays 1pm to 4pm from 12 August for 14 weeks

Rockingham: Mondays for 16 weeks from 10 August: 8.45am to 3.30pm
  

Due to high demand for this course, additional dates have now been added.

Armadale: Mondays 8.30am to 11.30am, Tuesdays 9am to 3.30pm and Fridays 8.30am to 11.30am for 8 weeks from 12 October

Rockingham: Wednesdays for 16 weeks from 12 August: 9am to 3.30pm

   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

AE161 AE161 COVID-19 Direct Care Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Mandurah
covid, covid-19, corona, coronavirus, aged care, elderly, direct care, personal care, community care

Get ready for an aged care career

Take advantage of skills shortages for new workers and for upskilling current workers in providing support for seniors and people with disabilities in an era of COVID-19.

To meet the State’s requirements associated with COVID-19 in the aged care and disability service sectors, as identified by employers and industry stakeholders, there is an urgent need to build skills in infection control. 

Three units have been hand-picked from the pre-traineeship qualification to give fast opportunities for job-seekers and current workers to apply real-world skills.

Do you suit the industry?

Successful graduates in aged care are able to use communication, teamwork, problem solving, initiative and planning skills to care for the needs of others. Some physical ability will be required to use equipment, carry loads, work on your feet and deal with bodily fluids. Find out more in our Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)  Informed Choices brochure.  

Study that leads to strong employment opportunities

This course is designed to introduce new workers to the aged care industry. We highly recommend further study to take advantage of high growth skills demand at the Certificate III level and beyond. All Certificate II and Certificate III qualifications in this study pathway attract government subsidy for tuition fees due to the Lower Fees, Local Skills initiative.

See our further study tab below to explore the study pathway courses and find out more about where this skill set could take you.   

Please note: The minimum age requirement for the Entry Into Care Roles and the COVID-19 Direct Care skill sets is 18 years.
    

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is absolutely free for anyone to study. Find out more

GAB64 GAB64 Chemical Risk Management Level 3 Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Murdoch

This course is for people who use pesticides with powered and hand-held application equipment. You will gain the skills and knowledge to apply, transport and store chemicals safely.

  • Determine the need for chemical use
  • Identify the appropriate chemical
  • Prepare for chemical use according to label and MSDS
  • Identify conditions for safely applying chemicals
  • List procedures for cleaning up following chemical application
  • Record application details
  • Determine how to transport and handle chemicals
  • Identify how to store chemicals safely
  • Record storage details 
  • Read and interpret label and MSDS directions for safe transport, handling and storage

Competency units covered in this course:

  • OAL84AHCCHM307 Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases
  • BAP97 AHCPMG301 Control Weeds
  • BAN70 AHCCHM304 Transport and Store Chemicals

Participants will recieve the following resourses:

  • A reference manual
  • An assessment guide

2020 Dates

The following dates below are being planned for 2020, class numbers will be limited to 8 people per class. Please use the course enquiry form at the bottom of this page to confirm the dates are running. 

  • 10 and 11 August
  • 31 August and 1 September
  • 7 and 8 September
  • 12 and 13 October
  • 2 and 3 November
  • 23 and 24 November
  • 7 and 8 December
GAB60 GAB60 Chemical Risk Management Level 4 Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Murdoch
chemical, pesticide, pest, risk, environment, smarttrain, smartrain, AHC40410,

This course is suitable for training supervisors and managers with risk management skills to manage the transportation, storage, application and record keeping of agricultural chemicals (including biological pesticides). Participants must be accredited at Level 3 to achieve competence at Level 4.

Course structure

  • Introduction to risk management
  • Integrated resistance and pest management
  • Chemical application management
  • Chemical risk management
  • Environmental risk management
  • Residue risk management
  • Records management
  • Comply with mandatory codes of practice and relevant legislation to safely transport, store and handle chemicals in the workplace
  • Identify integrated management strategies to control pests
  • Select appropriate chemicals for application to an identified pest problem at a particular site
  • Establish procedures to ensure chemicals are applied according to the label
  • Assess the risk of residues in commodities and as contaminants in the environment during and following chemical application
  • Design and implement recording systems for chemical storage

Competency units covered in this course

  • BAL98 AHCPMG302 Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
  • BAM93 AHCCHM401 Develop procedures to minimise risk in the use of chemicals
  • BAL49 AHCCHM402 Plan and implement a chemical use program

Competent students will receive a Statement of Attainment

2020 Dates

This is a 2 day course. The next dates are 2 and 3 November.

GAB79 GAB79 Civil Construction Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Mandurah
Thornlie
civil, engineering, construction, levelling, earthworks, excavation, plant machinery

Are you looking for a career in construction using the largest tools?

When you complete the Civil Construction Skill Set you'll be creating a pathway to a career as a mobile plant operator, bridge construction worker, pipe layer/drainer, underground utility installation, traffic management, or road construction worker.

South Metropolitan TAFE provides quality training that serves both employers and employees. Employers gain the benefits of skilled and accredited employees and the employee gains the knowledge, skill, confidence and a sense of pride when completing the skillset. 

The courses cover topics such as:

  • Measurements and calculations
  • Safe handling of materials
  • Small plant and machinery operation
  • Excavation
  • Levelling
  • Traffic management and control
  • Earthworks
  • Communication
  • Locate and protect underground services.

There is currently a large State Government push for infrastructure projects so there is no better time to build on your skills. Major projects have been fast tracked to support jobs in the current environment with local businesses set to kick-start WA's economic recovery.

GAB85 GAB85 Civil Construction Structures Management Skillset
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Munster
Civil construction, construction, earthworks, concrete, steel, timber, foundation,

Students will simulate roles as Civil Construction supervisors to support professional engineers in the design of construction works.

Project scenarios will be used covering key principles and practices of earthworks, and construction materials including concrete, steel and timber.

Gain these skills:

  • Schedule and estimation of construction tasks
  • Calculate foundation requirements
  • Manage a project schedule
  • Develop a job plan
  • Adjust job plan as required to ensure required outcomes are achieved
  • Review of project to improve safety, efficiency and effectiveness

This course requires approximately 6 to 8 hours a week online study using our a Blackboard Learning Management System coupled with an additional 3 hours a week expected attendance at campus for workshops. This course is aimed at those who may be interested in gaining the necessary skills needed for entry into an Engineering career, that are looking at upskilling in their current position or from post trade, prospective entrepreneurs, that are looking at gaining formal qualification or those that would just like to learn how to use the software for their own personal projects.

  • RIICSG401D Apply the principles of civil concrete structures construction
  • RIICSG402D Apply the principles of civil steel structures construction
  • RIICSG403D Apply the principles of civil timber structure construction
  • RIICWD501D Prepare detailed design of foundations
  • RIIMPO402D Apply the principles of earthworks construction

Upcoming dates

Commencing July, Term 3, 2020

  • Every Monday 5pm - 8pm from 20th July to 7th December 2020

Course cost

non concession- $2084.00

Please note, the allocated three hours per week is only for the workshop and lectures and the remaining study has to be done using our LMS system i.e. Backboard. Blackboard is where lecturers will populate their learning content,  assignments and lesson plans. It is an expectation that students spend 6 to 8 hours of study time every week outside class hours/skillset.

GAB86 GAB86 Civil Infrastructure Design Skillset
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Munster
roads, drainage, technical officer, designer, greenfield, brownfield, pavement, stormwater, AutoCAD, civil site design

Learn how to prepare detailed designs of roads and drainage by adopting the simulated role of a technical officer and designer

Tackle project scenarios including greenfield and brownfield sites, creating road and drainage designs to meet job briefs and complying with Australian standards and guides.

Produce engineering designs by using AutoCAD and AutoCAD Civil 3D engineering software programmes to enhance and provide students with skills and knowledge for rapid creation and output of civil site design projects.

Gain these skills:

  • Detailed designs of both rural and urban roads, surface and subsurface drainage
  • Investigate location of underground services and their impact on projects
  • Implementation of traffic control devices to improve road safety for all road users
  • Intersection treatments
  • Pavement types, layers, materials and thicknesses.
  • Calculating, sizing and selecting infrastructure components
  • Geometric designs
  • Analyse, interpret and apply Australian, MRWA and Austroads standards and guides
  • Stormwater capture methods

This course requires approximately 6 to 8 hours a week online study using our a Blackboard Learning Management System coupled with an additional 3 hours a week expected attendance at campus for workshops.This course is aimed at those who may be interested in gaining the necessary skills needed for entry into an Engineering career, that are looking at upskilling in their current position or from post trade, prospective entrepreneurs, that are looking at gaining formal qualification or those that would just like to learn how to use the software for their own personal projects.

  • RIICWD508D Prepare detailed design of rural roads
  • RIICWD509D Prepare detailed design of urban roads
  • RIICWD528D Prepare detailed design of traffic management systems
  • RIICWD530D Prepare detailed design of surface drainage
  • RIICWD531D Prepare detailed design of subsurface drainage

Upcoming dates

Commencing July, Term 3, 2020

  • Every Wednesday 5pm - 8pm from 22th July to 9th December 2020

Course Cost

non concession- $1823.30

Please note, the allocated three hours per week is only for the workshop and lectures and the remaining study has to be done using our LMS system i.e. Backboard. Blackboard is where lecturers will populate their learning content, assignments and lesson plans. It is an expectation that students spend 6 to 8 hours of study time every week outside class hours/skillset.

GAA34 GAA34 Civil Structural Design, Model and Drafting Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Munster
Structural, Drafting, Design, Civil, construction, Engineering, Drafting, Architectural, CAD, Drawing, AutoCAD, Concrete, Timber, Steel, J666, AZE3, RII50515, Civil Diploma, Distance, Open, ELearning, Evening, skillset, Builders, Registration, licence, White, card, RII50513, SMT0094, GAA34,

This skill set is part of the RII50515 Diploma of Civil Construction Design, a nationally recognised qualification. Take your career in Building Information Modeling (BIM) to the next level with analytical and practical design skills based around construction industry standards and software tools.

Discover how to use tools like Revit BIM and Robot Structure analysis to construct and analyse CAD models to Australian design standards. Use your designs to develop detailed plans for workflow management and collaboration across disciplines.

Upon completion of the course a student will be able to demonstrate they have learned:

  • Knowledge of structural requirements, local building and construction standards, codes and practices
  • Structural mechanics: loads, analysis, materials, and design of members such as columns, beams, trusses and portal frames
  • To model structural elements from basic beams, columns and walls through to more real-life complex examples in addition to exploring a variety of functions such as structural connections and advanced steel
  • Simulating various load conditions to determine the strength and stiffness of structure by reporting component stress, strain and deformations
  • Drafting, scheduling and the production of drawings and specifications for building project

This course consists of a weekly 3 hour workshop on campus, as well as an additional 6 to 8 hours a week of online study using our a Blackboard Learning Management System. 

There are prerequisite requirements which are covered as recognition of prior learning (RPL)

2020 Dates

  • Commencing February, Term 1, 2020
  • Commencing July, Term 3, 2020
    • Every Monday 5pm to 8pm from 20 July to 7 December 2020

Cost non concession - $1872.89

CPPBDN5013A Develop and collaborate on building information models for small-scale building design projects

MEM23004A Apply technical mathematics

MEM23109A Apply engineering mechanics principles

MEM30031A Operate computer-aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements

MEM30033A Use computer-aided design (CAD) to create and display 3-D models

Please note, the allocated three hours per week is only for the workshop and lectures and the remaining study has to be done using our LMS system i.e. Backboard. Blackboard is where lecturers will populate their learning content, assignments and lesson plans. It is an expectation that students spend 6 to 8 hours of study time every week outside class hours/skillset.

AE140 AE140 Commercial Kitchen Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Bentley
Mandurah
SkillsReady

Get a taste for working in a kitchen

Learn the skills to prepare for a career in a commercial kitchen.

This skill set will give you an introduction to working in kitchen operations in restaurants, hotels, catering facilities, clubs, pubs, cafes, coffee shops, aged care facilities, hospitals, prisons and schools.

You will learn basic food preparation and cookery skills under the supervision of experienced commercial lecturer cooks.

Gain the skills to:

  • Clean kitchen premises and equipment
  • Use hygiene practices for food safety
  • Participate in safe work practice
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • Use food preparation equipment
      

Next course dates:

This course is 5 weeks for two days a week on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Bentley: Fridays and Saturdays from 18 September or 6 November: Fridays 8am to 12pm, Saturdays 8am to 4.30pm

Mandurah: Fridays and Saturdays from 18 September or 6 November: Fridays 8am to 12pm, Saturdays 8am to 4.30pm
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

AE152 AE152 Commercial Kitchen Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Bentley
Mandurah
SkillsReady

Get a taste for working in a kitchen

Learn the skills to prepare for a career in a commercial kitchen.

This skill set will give you an introduction to working in kitchen operations in restaurants, hotels, catering facilities, clubs, pubs, cafes, coffee shops, aged care facilities, hospitals, prisons and schools.

You will learn basic food preparation and cookery skills under the supervision of experienced commercial lecturer cooks.

Gain the skills to:

  • Clean kitchen premises and equipment
  • Use hygiene practices for food safety
  • Participate in safe work practice
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • Use food preparation equipment
       

Next course dates:

This course is 5 weeks for two days a week on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Bentley: Fridays and Saturdays from 18 September or 6 November: Fridays 8am to 12pm, Saturdays 8am to 4.30pm

Mandurah: Fridays and Saturdays from 18 September or 6 November: Fridays 8am to 12pm, Saturdays 8am to 4.30pm

   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

S0152P S0152P CompTIA Security+
Short Course Part Time
Murdoch
CompTIA, security, networking, cisco, CCENT, penetration test, pen test, vulnerability scan, architecture, identity, access, controls, components, risk management, wireless security, public key, infrastructure

If you are interested in a career in Cyber Security, CompTIA Security + is one of the first Vendor Certifications you should aim for to get started in your security career. Globally recognised, CompTIA will provide you with the skills you need to get your first job in Cyber Security. 

Gain these skills:

  • Detect various types of compromises and understand penetration testing and vulnerability scanning concepts 
  • Install, configure, and deploy network components while assessing and troubleshooting issues to support organisational security 
  • Implement secure network architecture concepts and systems design 
  • Install and configure identity and access services, as well as management controls 
  • Implement and summarise risk management best practices and the business impact 
  • Install and configure wireless security settings and implement public key infrastructure 

 

To be able to complete this course you will need knowledge of networking to the level of Cisco CCENT, CompTIA Network + or equivalent courses in Information Technology or Networking at Certificate IV level or higher. 

Once completing the CompTIA Security+ course, you will be able to sit the exam and become Vendor Certified when you successfully pass. 

GAA78 GAA78 Construction Apprenticeship Ready Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Thornlie
Q000003

This five-day short course will provide students with a taste of the Construction industry, as well as an opportunity to obtain a White Card.

Students will complete five-days of workshop training where they will obtain a White Card whilst learning about basic hand skills, how to mix mortar, how to handle a trowel and lay bricks and how to identify and use bricklaying tools and equipment. 

Successful completion of the course may lead to further apprenticeship studies in brick/blocklaying. 

Entrance requirements 
To be eligible for a Western Australian apprenticeship you must 
be either 
•an Australian citizen or have Australian citizenship
•be a permanent resident
•be the holder of a passport with Visa subclass 309, 310, 820,
826, 851; or
•be a dependant on a 457 Visa.
You MUST provide proof of your status at your first class, by showing either your Australian passport, Australian Citizenship Certificate, Australian Birth Certificate, Overseas Passport with Permanent Residency Visa or Visa subclass, Medicare Card, Commonwealth Health Care Card or Commonwealth Seniors Health Card.

Resource requirements Steel capped boots are mandatory for this course. We also suggest wearing work attire such as shorts or pants with a t-shirt. 
 

GAB38 GAB38 Cosmetic Tattooing Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Mandurah
Murdoch
beauty, makeup artistry, makeup, tattoo, tattooing, brow, eye, lips, liner, makeup artist, makeup qualifications, gab38

Want to work as a certified cosmetic tattooist?

You will learn to: 

  • Eye liner tattoo
  • Eye brow tattoo
  • Eye brow design
  • Lip line tattoo
  • Tattoo pigment
  • Skin analysis
  • Fitzpatrick types
  • Colour theory for cosmetic tattoo application
  • Plus gain knowledge in infection control and topical anaesthetic application

Students are required to provide models for practice and assessments. This will be advised by your lecturer at the first class.

A cosmetic tattoo kit for class and home use plus all other learning material is included in your course.

Free parking is available. Security is present on the premises for evening classes.

Students are required to be able to speak and understand English.

Course outline:

Students will receive a Statement of Attainment for the following units:

  • SHBBSKS003 Design and Provide Cosmetic Tattooing
  • SHBBINF001 Maintain Infection Control Standards

Other requirements:

  • Black pants and black top with closed in shoes
  • Hair must be off the face and tied up if long
  • 2 large white towels, 1 hand towel
  • A camera or mobile phone to take before and after photos
  • Note book and pen

Upcoming date:
Murdoch, room T401 – Thursdays starting 20 August to 24 September, 6pm to 9pm
Murdoch, room T401 - Thursdays starting 29 October to 3 December, 6pm to 9pm

AE134 AE134 Customer Service Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
Mandurah
customer service, quality, cultural needs, communication, soft skills, portable skills, infection control, SkillsReady

Get ready to delight customers

Gain the skills to create good relationships with customers, provide quality service and help a business to improve customer service levels.

You will learn to identify the unique, shared and cultural needs of customers; to communicate effectively with all customers; to process complaints according to business policies, and when to escalate to achieve customer satisfaction. 

This introductory course is an ideal start to a customer service career and includes learning infection control procedures, which will assist in managing front of house and reception office spaces.

Gain these skills:

  • Provide service to customers by using a range of verbal and non-verbal communication types and active listening
  • Presenting a professional image and acting according to organisational policy
  • Identifying customer needs and choosing the best way to handle their request
  • Problem solving conflict and complaint resolution
  • Identifying opportunities to improve customer service standards  
  • Show social and cultural sensitivity and adjust customer service response to assist people of different backgrounds 
  • Use infection control procedures to ensure the safety of customers  

Next course dates:

This course is 5 days on-campus, starting on the below dates:

Mandurah: 10 August, 7 September, 12 October, 9 November: 9am-3:30pm

Fremantle: 27 July, 24 August, 21 September, 26 October and 23 November: 9am-3:30pm
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

AE146 AE146 Customer Service Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
Mandurah
customer service, quality, cultural needs, communication, soft skills, portable skills, infection control, SkillsReady

Get ready to delight customers

Gain the skills to create good relationships with customers, provide quality service and help a business to improve customer service levels.

You will learn to identify the unique, shared and cultural needs of customers; to communicate effectively with all customers; to process complaints according to business policies, and when to escalate to achieve customer satisfaction. 

This introductory course is an ideal start to a customer service career and includes learning infection control procedures, which will assist in managing front of house and reception office spaces.

Gain these skills:

  • Provide service to customers by using a range of verbal and non-verbal communication types and active listening
  • Presenting a professional image and acting according to organisational policy
  • Identifying customer needs and choosing the best way to handle their request
  • Problem solving conflict and complaint resolution
  • Identifying opportunities to improve customer service standards  
  • Show social and cultural sensitivity and adjust customer service response to assist people of different backgrounds 
  • Use infection control procedures to ensure the safety of customers  
       

Next course dates:

This course is 5 days (Mon-Fri) on-campus, starting on the below dates:

Mandurah: Monday 10 August, 7 September, 12 October, 9 November: 9am-3:30pm

Fremantle: Monday 27 July, 24 August, 21 September, 26 October and 23 November: 9am-3:30pm
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

UEESS00052 AB672 Data Communications - Install and Modify Performance Data Communication Structured Cabling
Skill sets
Skill set Full Time
Thornlie
Data, install, modify, communications, telcom, cabling, performance, fibre, optic, optical, telephone, cable, balga, Q000000, Q000015, UEENEEF105A, wc461, TAFE13

To enrol into this course you must already have an Open Cabling registration.
UEENEEF105A - Install and modify optical fibre performance data communication cabling.

On completion of this unit of competency the student will be able to register with any of the ACMA registrar for endorsement on fibre cabling.

The student will cover the installation and modification of high performance data communication optical fibre cabling in building and premises and intended for connection of a telecommunications network.

This course encompasses working safely and to standards, installing multiple data lines and backbones using optical fibre cabling, terminating at distributors, splices and on socket outlets, testing and compliance checks and completing cabling documentation.

The cost of the course will include the consumables and the student will be required to bring their own PPE (safety glasses and safety footwear). The students can bring their own hand tools but the college will provide otherwise.
 

S0178P S0178P Dermaplaning
Short Course Part Time
Mandurah
Murdoch
beauty, Dermaplaning, skin, awo9, aw09, awo9 4, aw09 4, shb30315, mbt007, S0178P

Advance your employability skills and build your treatment menu with our Dermaplaning workshops.

Pre – Requisite: Certificate IV in beauty therapy or Diploma of beauty therapy or qualified enrolled / Registered Nurse qualified

Dermaplaning is a growing treatment within salons and dermal clinics due to its amazing and visible results. Dermaplaning is the use of a single use, sterile surgical scalpel/blade to manually remove fine vellus hair and excess dead skin cells of the stratum corneum to enable increased penetration of products and treatments leaving the skin smooth and glowing.

Dermaplaning can treat a variety of skin concerns including fine lines, dull skin, dry skin, blocked pores and lifted pigmentation and leaves the epidermis intact without damage to the stratum corneum.

This course is essential for anyone wishing to perform Dermaplaning and advance their aesthetic skin treatment knowledge.

This course will cover:

  • The Structure of the skin
  • Treatment Indications and contra-indications
  • Consultation process
  • Benefits of Dermaplaning
  • Advantages / disadvantages
  • Pre and post treatment protocols

Course induction material provided on the day with all learning material to match your course. A dermaplaning kit is included in this course.

Students will receive a Certificate of Attendance on completion.

Students are required to be able to speak and understand English.

Free parking is available on campus. Security is present on the premises for evening classes.

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Upcoming dates:

Murdoch 
  • Monday 17 August, 6pm to 9pm
  • Monday 9 November, 6pm to 9pm
Mandurah 
  • Monday 24th August: 6pm to 9pm
  • Monday 2nd November: 6pm to 9pm
GAB46 GAB46 Design Grid Connected PV System with Battery Storage Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Thornlie

This course is open to all Photovoltaic Installers who have completed and passed the Grid Connect Design and Install units. It provides an opportunity for currently competent Grid connect designers and installers to upskill to the Grid Connect with battery storage skillset.

It provides detailed knowledge and practical skills for the design, installation, fault-finding and repair of battery storage systems for grid-connected photovoltaic systems.

On successful completion of this course, the candidate is able to register with the Clean Energy Council as an approved Grid Connect battery storage system designer and installer.

Next dates for delivery

  • 17 August 2020
    • Monday to Friday|8.30am - 4.30pm

Fees

  • Standard $804.54
  • Concession (concession card must be provided) $294.24

 

GAA87 GAA87 Design and Size Consumer Gas Installations Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Rockingham
gas, design, consumer, plumbing, legislation, license, western australia

The designing and sizing of consumer gas installations is a compulsory requirement within the Trade Certificate (Certificate IV in Plumbing) for a plumber in WA.

This course covers the skills and knowledge needed to design, document and draw consumer gas installations under the scope of operations enabled by a G class permit holder in Western Australia.

See entrance requirements for important information about studying this course.

GAA90 GAA90 Digital Photography (Basic) Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Rockingham
ZZ, multimedia, digital, photography, camera, GAA90

Digital Photography for beginners!

Learn the features of your digital camera with hands-on workshops to improve your photography skills! Learn from our expert lecturer, Ben, on how to control your camera using different shooting modes, digitally enhance your images and produce the best photos you can. 

Learn these skills:

  • Digital camera features 
  • Photography skills including portraits, landscapes, architecture, macro, still life, sport, night photography 
  • Understanding shutter speed (aperture, ISO, white balance) 
  • Connecting to computer/organising photos
  • Digitally Enhance your images (using GIMP)
  • Editing and re-touching

2020 dates:

Each course runs at our Rockingham campus for 10 sessions from 5pm to 8pm.

  • 15 October to 16 December

 

GAB48 GAB48 Digital Photography (Intermediate) Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Rockingham

Expand your photography horizons! 

Have you completed the digital photography basics skill set and want to learn more? Do you already have a good camera knowledge but want to build your portfolio and photography skills? Do you want to up your image editing game and learn how to impress with Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom?  Then this course is for you!

This course follows on from the Digital Photography Basics Skill Set and allows you to take your photography skills to the next level.

The intermediate digital photography course is aimed at those who already have a basic knowledge of their camera, but want to improve their technical skills. This course covers both camera techniques and image editing workshops. It is a fun and engaging course for people of all ages.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • Portraiture – tips on improving portrait photography
  • Lighting on location – natural and artificial lighting
  • Using an external flash
  • Selective colourisation and colour splash photography
  • Product photography workshop
  • Capturing water droplets workshop 
  • Photo-stitching & capturing panoramas 
  • Macro photography in the studio
  • Processing RAW images
  • Adobe Lightroom training
  • Adobe Photoshop training
  • Photography folio presentation

This course has packed the intermediary skills from the Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies (ICT40815) into a short course allowing students to develop professional skills in photographic editing.

Those students beginning in photography are encouraged to build foundation skills first in our basic Digital Photography Skill Set short course. 

2020 Dates:

This course runs Thursday nights, 5pm to 8pm for 10 weeks each at Rockingham campus, starting on the following dates.

  • 23 July
GAA35 GAA35 Drafting and Estimates Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Munster
electrotechnology, electronics, communications, single path circuits, low voltage, repairs, electronic apparatus, dc power supplies, single phase, digital subsystems, amplifiers, frequency dependent circuits, complex power supplies, A175, Engineering and Mining, Engineering, uee62111, engineering associate, smt0152, GAA35,

Build your career in electrical design and contracting by understanding on how to create project specific requirements, drawings, schematics, schedules, estimates, and common tendering document procedures used in Australian electrical work and services.

This course requires approximately 6 to 8 hours a week online study using our a Blackboard Learning Management System coupled with an additional 3 hours a week expected attendance at campus for workshops. Access to AutoCAD and AutoCAD Electrical and Estimation software is mandatory.

There are prerequisite requirements which are covered as Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) based on previous qualification and work experience.

Pre-requisite units:

  • UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEE102A Fabricate, dismantle, assemble of utilities industry components
  • UEENEEE107A Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

Course Outline:

  • UEENEEC005B - Estimate electrotechnology projects W7735
  • UEENEEE071B - Write specifications for electrical engineering projects W7858
  • UEENEED104A - Use engineering applications software on personal computers WC388
  • UEENEED101A - Use computer applications relevant to a workplace WC385
  • UEENEEE190A - Prepare engineering drawings using manual drafting and CAD for electrotechnology utilities applications WC454

Upon completion of the course a student will be able to demonstrate they have learned:

  • Interpret electrical drawings and diagrams using knowledge of Australian drawing conventions and symbols
  • Create electrical and electronic diagrams, schematics, control circuit diagrams, and documentation using Electrical CAD software
  • Make up material take-off, job list and labour force from information given in project specifications and drawings using electrical estimation software
  • Outline the purpose of a contract and planning to provide electrical services
  • Formatting and compiling documents for successful tender responses

This is part of UEE62111 Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical, a nationally recognised qualification.

Part time evening class with a combination of face to face and Blackboard delivery.

2020 Dates

  • Commencing February, Term 1, 2020
  • Commencing July, Term 3, 2020 
    • Every Monday 5pm to 8pm from 20 July to 7 December 2020

Cost non concession- $1157.20

Please note, the allocated three hours per week is only for the workshop and lectures and the remaining study has to be done using our LMS system i.e. Backboard. Blackboard is where lecturers will populate their learning content, assignments and lesson plans. It is an expectation that students spend 6 to 8 hours of study time every week outside class hours/skillset.

S0010P S0010P Electrical Contractors Nominees Licence/Electrical Contractors Licence Course
Short Course Part Time
Thornlie
Electrical, contractor, contractors, pwa0022, ecl, S0010P

Full Electrical Contractors Course

The full electrical contractors course includes both nominee and business components.

Course content

This Electrical Licensing Board-approved course provides theoretical and practical training and is designed to enhance participants’ existing skill sets. The program will not only build upon your current electrical trade studies, it will also improve and refresh your knowledge of:

• statutory requirements (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• legislation and process (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• inspection and testing of electrical installation work (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• business task management and monitoring business operations (Electrical Contractors Licence)

Electrical Contractors Licence course consists of four mandatory units.

  • S0060P  EA103A Operation (Electrical) Legislative Requirements
  • S0056P  WAE100 Electrical Requirements
  • S0058P  EA102 Establishing a Contracting Business
  • S0059P  EA103B General Legislative Requirements

Electrical Contractors Nominees / In-house Licence course consists of two mandatory units.

  • S0060P  EA103A Operation (Electrical) Legislative Requirements
  • S0056P  WAE100 Electrical Requirements

Electrical Contractors Business Licence course consists of two mandatory units.

  • S0058P  EA102 Establishing a Contracting Business
  • S0059P  EA103B General Legislative Requirements

Next dates for delivery of in-house license units:

  • 7 September 2020
  • 12 October 2020 
  • 16 November 2020

Next dates for delivery of Business license units:

Prospective participants can enrol anytime and have one year to complete the units.

Fees for the course are:

Nominees – $880 ($440.00 per unit)
Business – $995 ($497.50 per unit)

S0166P S0166P Electrical Requirements
Short Course Part Time
Thornlie
Electrical, contractor, contractors, Q000000, Q000009, ecl, S0010P

Full Electrical Contractors Course

To be eligible you must hold a current electrical workers licence, restricted licence is not acceptable.

The full electrical contractors course includes both nominee and business components.

  • Nominee component includes five days face to face
  • Business component includes online learning plus one day of assessment maximum six months to complete

Business and Nominee contractors courses can be completed separately.

To make a booking or any general enquiries please use the web form on this page.

Course content

This Electrical Licensing Board-approved course provides theoretical and practical training and is designed to enhance participants’ existing skill sets. The program will not only build upon your current electrical trade studies, it will also improve and refresh your knowledge of:

• statutory requirements (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• legislation and process (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• inspection and testing of electrical installation work (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• business task management and monitoring business operations (Electrical Contractors Licence)*

* Please note: If you are not working within an electrical contracting company, a person other than an electrical contractor may hold the business aspect of the licence. In this case, the electrical work will only be completed, under that aspect of the licence, by an electrician employed by that company and nominated by that same employer as the Nominees/In-house Licence holder.

Electrical Contractors Licence course consists of four mandatory units.

  • S0060P  EA103A Operation (Electrical) Legislative Requirements
  • S0056P  WAE100 Electrical Requirements
  • S0058P  EA102 Establishing a Contracting Business
  • S0059P  EA103B General Legislative Requirements

Electrical Contractors Nominees / In-house Licence course consists of two mandatory units.

  • S0060P  EA103A - Operation (Electrical) Legislative Requirements
  • S0056P  WAE100 - Electrical Requirements

Electrical Contractors Business Licence course consists of two mandatory units.

  • S0058P  EA102 - Establishing a Contracting Business
  • S0059P  EA103B - General Legislative Requirements

Course materials required

Students are required to obtain the following materials prior to course commencement.

From South Metropolitan TAFE:
AS/NZS 3000 and all amendments
AS/NZS 3008.1.1
AS/NZS 3760
AS/NZS 3017

From State Law Publisher
ph 6552 6000
8.30am to 4.30pm
Electrical (Licencing) Regulations 1991 and all amendments
Electricity Regulations 1947
WA Electrical Requirements
. This can be downloaded directly from http://www.commerce.wa.gov.au/publications/wa-electrical-requirements-waer Opens in a new window or call Energy Safety on 6251 2000, Level 1, 303 Sevenoaks Street Cannington WA 6107

Standards Australia are subject to change without notice and all students should check for the latest version and amendments at purchase.

 

S0057P S0057P Electrical Trade Revision
Short Course Part Time
Thornlie
electrical, revision, electrician, Q000000, Q000009, ZZ000000,

The Electrical Trade Revision course is for 4th year apprentices. The aim of the course is to provide apprentices the opportunity to review and revise the electrical principles and essential performance criteria they have covered in the past 4 years.

The following subjects are covered:

  • Technical Standards
  • Installation testing and isolation procedures
  • Maximum demand
  • Cable selection
  • Circuit protection
  • Appliance testing
  • Electrical theory

 

GAA31 GAA31 Engineering Energy Sector Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Munster
electrotechnology, electronics, communications, single path circuits, low voltage, repairs, electronic apparatus, dc power supplies, single phase, digital subsystems, amplifiers, frequency dependent circuits, complex power supplies, A175, Engineering, uee62111, engineering associate, smt0150, GAA31

The Applied Electrical Engineering Solutions in Energy Sector skill set is part of the Advanced Diploma Engineering Technology-Electrical. Student will gain the calculation techniques start from a solid foundation to advanced mathematical processes such as Algebra, Statistics, and MATLAB Software to apply solutions to solve the practical problem in the electrical engineering tasks. And further developing strategies to address environment and sustainability issues in the energy sector and understanding an organisation's occupational health and safety policies and procedures.

Students will learn to develop strategies to address environmental and sustainability issues in the energy sector and will form an understanding of an organisation's occupational health and safety policies and procedures.

Pre-requisites:

  • UEENEEE101A - Apply Occupational Health Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEG102A - Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits

Course Outline:

  • UEENEEE126A - Provide solutions to basic engineering computational problems
  • UEENEEE124A - Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
  • UEENEEE117A - Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
  • UEENEEK132A - Develop strategies to address environmental and sustainability issues in the energy sector
  • UEENEEE081A - Apply material science to solving electro technology engineering problems
  • UEENEEE082A - Apply physics to solving electro technology engineering problems

Upon completion of the course a student will be able to demonstrate they have learned:

  • How to apply the basic and advanced mathematics to solve problems
  • How to understand and produce reports
  • How to analyse and interpret workplace documents, tables and charts
  • How to apply an extensive knowledge of sustainable energy systems and components, workplace safety policies and procedures.

This is part of UEE62111 Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical, a nationally recognised qualification. This course requires approximately 6 to 8 hours a week online study using our a Blackboard Learning Management System coupled with an additional 3 hours a week expected attendance at campus for workshops.
  

Upcoming dates:

  • Commencing February, Term 1, 2020
  • Commencing July, Term 3, 2020
    • Every Friday 5pm - 8pm from 24 July to 11 December 2020

Course cost:

non concession - $1708.08

Please note, the allocated three hours per week is only for the workshop and lectures and the remaining study has to be done using our LMS system i.e. Backboard. Blackboard is where lecturers will populate their learning content, assignments and lesson plans. It is an expectation that students spend 6 to 8 hours of study time every week outside class hours/skillset.

S0107P S0107P Engineering Revalidation Part C
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
AMSA, master, revalidation, part a, part b, part c

If you hold an Engineer certificate of competency you should apply to us to revalidate your certificate before it expires, if it has not been suspended or revoked. Whether your certificate is valid, or has expired, the revalidation requirements are the same.

Refer to the AMSA website for further information on revalidation.

Revalidation PART B, common to Masters and Deck Officers

  • Engine and Boiler developments
  • Current technologies
  • Electrical Practical requirements including HV revision 
  • Review of leadership and management skills
  • Review of recent incidents relevant to engineers

NOTE - All revalidation courses have the option for Part A delivered two weeks prior to start of the revalidation course Part C.
 

2020 dates

This course is a 5 day in class course, starting on the days below in 2020.

  • Monday 17 August
     
CHCSS00114 AE116 Entry into Care Roles Skill Set
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Mandurah
SkillsReady, Covid, direct care, entry, aged care, disability

Learn to care for others in an era of COVID-19 infection control

In these unprecedented times, new regulations need workers to manage infection control while in the direct care of others.

There is increased opportunity for new workers to pick up skills in direct care and progress to an entry level role.

Gain these skills:

  • Organise, provide and monitor support services for individualised plans 
  • Develop safe work practices when providing direct client care 
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures including handwashing
  • Ensure your own health and safety and the safety of others in your work environment

Requirements of the course

Once enrolled, you will receive information about how to login to our eCampus and you will need to complete literacy and numeracy quiz to show you can study the course online.

Your course study will involve accessing content online for 5 study modules, followed by a series of online quiz assessments to test your knowledge. 

When you finish your online study, there is a compulsory requirement to attend a practical demonstration and assessment session. The next fortnightly available dates are:

Mandurah:    Friday 31 July
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is absolutely free for anyone to study. Find out more

S0280P S0280P Eyelash Extensions
Short Course Part Time
Mandurah
Murdoch
lashes, eyelashes, eyelash extension, apply, refill, remove, length, thickness

This short course will train students in how to apply, refill and remove eyelash extensions for added length and thickness of natural lashes. This course has been designed to meet the beauty industry demand for lash extensions to work in the industry.

Students will learn the latest techniques and skills from qualified beauty trainers who are currently working in the beauty industry. This course requires fine hand and eye coordination and attention to detail.

Students are required to provide models, this will be advised by your lecturer on your first class.

Course induction material with all learning material is provided to match your course. 

Upcoming dates:

Mandurah Term 3 : Tuesday 18th August – 22 September 6pm to 9pm
Murdoch Term 3: Wednesday 19th August – 23rd September 6pm to 9pm
Mandurah Term 4: Tuesday 27th October – 1 December 6pm to 9pm
Murdoch Term 4: Wednesday 28th October – 2nd December 6pm to 9pm

GAB72 GAB72 Floristry Essentials Skills 1 Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Murdoch

Let your love of flowers bloom!

Explore your creative side with a step into a floristry career pathway.

You will learn the skills and techniques professionals use in creating displays in this introductory course to the floristry industry.

This course is one of a series of skill sets designed to be a pathway to a rewarding floristry career.

Course cost:

$919.20/ cons. $356.55*

*A valid concession card must be produced

Upcoming dates:

Murdoch: Thursdays 23 July - 26 November (18 weeks) 8am - 1pm

GAA43 GAA43 Follow Vessel Security Procedures Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
Security, awareness, maritime, wg409, sat, wh831, marf003, gaa43

Under the Manila Amendments to the STCW Convention, it is now mandatory for all seafarers to possess knowledge related to security awareness, before engaging on board a vessel, and to undergo security related training. This course meets the requirements of Regulation V1/6 of the STCW Convention as amended.

  • Maritime security terms and definitions, including elements that may relate to piracy and armed robbery
  • International maritime security policy and responsibilities of governments, companies and persons
  • Maritime security levels and their impact on security measures and procedures aboard ship and in port facilities
  • Security reporting procedures and security related contingency plans
  • Techniques used to circumvent security measures
  • Recognition of potential security threats, including piracy and armed robbery
  • Recognition of weapons, dangerous substances and devices, and awareness of the damage they can cause
  • Handling of security related information and communications
  • Training, drill and exercise requirements under the relevant conventions, codes and IMO circulars, including those relevant to anti-piracy and anti-robbery

2020 Dates

This course runs for 2 days on the following dates at Fremantle campus.

  • Monday 22 and Tuesday 23 June 

 

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

S0162P S0162P GMDSS Revalidation
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
S0335, GMDSS, revalidation, global, marine, distress, satellite, signal, GOC,

GMDSS (Global Maritime Distress and Safety System)

This course is structured on a combination of theory and practical exercises using both ‘live to air’ equipment and simulations. It is delivered by fully qualified and accredited lecturers with deck officer or radio officer experience.

This course is for Master and Chief Mates and provides candidates with the skills and knowledge to meet Australian Maritime Safety Authority requirements of Marine Order 70 (Seafarer Certification) 2014, Section25A. 

Please note you must hold the following prerequisites for entry onto this course and evidence must be provided upon first day of class:

  • STCW GMDSS Certificate 

This course is  approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • GMDSS Radio Operators – STCW Code Table A-IV/2

2020 Dates

Each course runs for 4 days starting on these dates:

  • Monday 27 July 
  • Monday 26 October

Course cost: $1975

S0048P S0048P Gas Safety
Short Course Part Time
Rockingham
Q000012

The Gas Legislation and Safety course comprises three components, WA Gas Regulations, 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.

The course is delivered over two days at Rockingham campus. Students who are unable to attend the Rockingham campus may discuss their training and assessment options with lecturing staff; off-campus options can usually be arranged.

S0047P S0047P Gas Standards Legislation
Short Course Part Time
Rockingham

The Gas Legislation and Safety course comprises three components, WA Gas Regulations, Gas Safety and Basic Combustion and Flueing.

The course is delivered over two days at Rockingham campus. Students who are unable to attend the Rockingham campus may discuss their training and assessment options with lecturing staff; off-campus options can usually be arranged.

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.

 

S0059P S0059P General Legislative Requirements
Short Course Part Time
Self Paced
Thornlie
Electrical, contractor, contractors, Q000000, Q000009, ecl, S0010P

Full Electrical Contractors Course

To be eligible you must hold a current electrical workers licence, restricted licence is not acceptable.

The full electrical contractors course includes both nominee and business components.

  • Nominee component includes five days face to face
  • Business component includes online learning plus one day of assessment maximum six months to complete

Business and Nominee contractors courses can be completed separately.

To make a booking or any general enquiries please use the web form on this page.

Course content

This Electrical Licensing Board-approved course provides theoretical and practical training and is designed to enhance participants’ existing skill sets. The program will not only build upon your current electrical trade studies, it will also improve and refresh your knowledge of:

• statutory requirements (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• legislation and process (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• inspection and testing of electrical installation work (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• business task management and monitoring business operations (Electrical Contractors Licence)*

* Please note: If you are not working within an electrical contracting company, a person other than an electrical contractor may hold the business aspect of the licence. In this case, the electrical work will only be completed, under that aspect of the licence, by an electrician employed by that company and nominated by that same employer as the Nominees/In-house Licence holder.

Electrical Contractors Licence course consists of four mandatory units.

  • S0060P  EA103A Operation (Electrical) Legislative Requirements
  • S0056P  WAE100 Electrical Requirements
  • S0058P  EA102 Establishing a Contracting Business
  • S0059P  EA103B General Legislative Requirements

Electrical Contractors Nominees / In-house Licence course consists of two mandatory units.

  • S0060P  EA103A - Operation (Electrical) Legislative Requirements
  • S0056P  WAE100 - Electrical Requirements

Electrical Contractors Business Licence course consists of two mandatory units.

  • S0058P  EA102 - Establishing a Contracting Business
  • S0059P  EA103B - General Legislative Requirements

Course materials required

Students are required to obtain the following materials prior to course commencement.

From South Metropolitan TAFE:
AS/NZS 3000 and all amendments
AS/NZS 3008.1.1
AS/NZS 3760
AS/NZS 3017

From State Law Publisher
ph 6552 6000
8.30am to 4.30pm
Electrical (Licencing) Regulations 1991 and all amendments
Electricity Regulations 1947
WA Electrical Requirements
. This can be downloaded directly from http://www.commerce.wa.gov.au/publications/wa-electrical-requirements-waer or call Energy Safety on 6251 2000, Level 1, 303 Sevenoaks Street Cannington WA 6107

Standards Australia are subject to change without notice and all students should check for the latest version and amendments at purchase.

S0059P 2020 Dates

  • Future dates will be listed when they become available
GAA36 GAA36 Grid Connect Design and Install Clean Energy Council Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Thornlie
Grid, Connect, PV, Battery, Storage, Photovoltaic, installations, installer, solar, SMT0154, electrical, electrician, Q000000, Q000009,  ZZ000000, GAA36,

The course runs for 5 consecutive days and contains theoretical and practical components and assessments. Over the five days students will cover the required Australian Standards and Clean Energy Council Guidelines for accredited Installers and Designers.

The course consists of three units:

  • UEENEEK125A Solve basic problems in photovoltaic energy apparatus and systems
  • UEENEEK135A Design grid connected photovoltaic power supply systems
  • UEENEEK148A Install, configure and commission LV grid connected photovoltaic power systems

On successful completion of units K125A and K135A a student may register as a Clean Energy Council accredited Grid Connect Designer.

On successful completion of K125 and K148 a student may register as a Clean Energy Council accredited Installer.

A student who completes all three units successfully may apply for accreditation as an accredited CEC Installer and Designer.

Prospective students must have a WA Electrical licence to complete all three units. If you have an electrical engineering background and no EW licence you will be only eligible to complete the two design units.

2020 Dates

  • Monday August 31, 2020
  • Monday November 23, 2020

 

AE141 AE141 Hospitality Service Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Full Time
Bentley
SkillsReady

Get ready to pour some variety into your career

Gain the skills to prepare for an exciting, varied career in hospitality.  

This skill set will give you an introduction to serving customers in the hospitality industry. 

You will learn the knowledge and skills to provide excellent customer service, make coffee, serve alcohol and food and comply with hygiene standards and workplace health and safety. 

Gain the skills to: 

  • Provide responsible service of alcohol 
  • Prepare and serve espresso coffee  
  • Serve food and beverage  
  • Provide service to customers  
  • Process financial transactions 
  • Use hygiene practices for food safety  
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures 
       

Next course dates:

This course is 8 weeks for three days a week on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Bentley: Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays from 27 July or 5 October. Class times will depend on your rostered shifts in the bistro and restaurant.
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

AE153 AE153 Hospitality Service Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set Full Time
Bentley
SkillsReady

Get ready to pour some variety into your career

Gain the skills to prepare for an exciting, varied career in hospitality.  

This skill set will give you an introduction to serving customers in the hospitality industry. 

You will learn the knowledge and skills to provide excellent customer service, make coffee, serve alcohol and food and comply with hygiene standards and workplace health and safety. 

Gain the skills to: 

  • Provide responsible service of alcohol 
  • Prepare and serve espresso coffee  
  • Serve food and beverage  
  • Provide service to customers  
  • Process financial transactions 
  • Use hygiene practices for food safety  
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures 
       

Next course dates:

This course is 8 weeks for three days a week on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Bentley: Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays from 27 July or 5 October. Class times will depend on your rostered shifts in the bistro and restaurant.
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

S0146P S0146P How to make a game in 6 weeks
Short Course Part Time
Thornlie
unity, gaming, development, develop, programming, C#, art pipeline

Have you ever wanted to make a game but were unsure how? In just 6 weeks you will be taken through the steps required to make your very own 2.5D side scroller in the Unity Engine. 

Gain these skills:

  • Introduction to the Unity Engine 
  • Implementing gameplay functionality 
  • Introduction to programming in C# 
  • Introduction to the Art Pipeline 
  • Polishing and publishing your game 

 

Once you have finished this short course you will have a fully functioning game and have learnt the skills to put together a game in the Unity Game engine.  
   

Online study option

Are you interested in studying this course online? This course can run as fully online group study when there is demand. To express your interest, visit our information technology online study form.

GAB03 GAB03 Industrial Control System Programming Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Munster
A175, Advanced Diploma Electrical Technology, Automation Short Course, scada, plc, programming, hmi, Automation Skill Set, Electrical Engineering, UEE62111, smt0076, gaa33, gaa108,

This skill set is a part of the UEE62111 Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology (Electrical) and it is designed to develop your skills in computer based measurement, programming and control by exploring PLC and SCADA systems. The strong laboratory and project based approach provides students with practical experience in using these systems in an industry environment. Students will gain experience in working with a small scale system involving designing, programming, fault finding, testing and networking.

This course consists of a weekly 3 hour workshop on campus and requires an additional 6 to 8 hours a week of self directed study using our Mechatronics facility at Munster campus.  

Course Units:

  • WC666 UEENEEI150A Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers
  • WC667 UEENEEI151A Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers
  • WC668 UEENEEI152A Develop, enter and verify programs in supervisory control and data acquisition systems
  • WC671 UEENEEI155A Develop structured programs to control external devices
  • WC670 UEENEEI154A Design and use advanced programming tools PC networks and HMI Interfacing

Pre-Requisite Units

  • UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace 

You may be eligible to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) credits based on your previous qualification or work experience. Recognition of Prior Learning will be supported by a qualified assessor. Students are encouraged to speak to lecturers if they feel they have any existing skills that may be formally recognised towards the achievement of a unit or qualification.

Upcoming dates:

  • Commencing February, Term 1, 2020
  • Commencing July, Term 3, 2020
    • Every Tuesday 4.30pm - 8.30pm from 21 July to 8 December

Course cost:

non concession: $1993.74

Please note, the allocated three hours per week is only for the workshop and lectures and the remaining study has to be done using our LMS system i.e. Backboard. Blackboard is where lecturers will populate their learning content, assignments and lesson plans. It is an expectation that students spend 6 to 8 hours of study time every week outside class hours/skillset.

HLTSS00064 AE112 Infection control Skill Set
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Rockingham

Learn to control COVID-19 related infection for direct care workers

In these unprecedented times, new regulations need aged care and disability workers to manage infection control.

Skills can be applied to specific health and care industry needs such as direct client care, community care, community services, in-home care, disability care, and all work environments where you provide support and care to individuals or groups of people.

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.

Interested in retail, food handling or transport and logistics?

We have specific courses for selected industries, tailored to the infection control needs of those industries. Find out more by using the links to the other course pages below:

Requirements of the course

Once enrolled, you will receive information about how to login to our eCampus and you will need to complete a literacy and numeracy quiz to show you can study the course online.

Your course study will involve accessing content online for 5 study modules, followed by a series of online quiz assessments to test your knowledge.

When you finish your online study, there is a compulsory requirement to attend a practical demonstration and assessment session. The next fortnightly available dates and locations are:

Rockingham:      Friday 17 July 1pm to 5pm

Murdoch:            Friday 7 August 2pm to 6pm

Thornlie:              Friday 21 August, time to be announced later

 

When using our online enrolment, please note:

Some users may experience some minor technical issues with the online enrolment process. If the enrol now link does not work for you the first time you click it, please try the link again. See our guide for enrolling using our online system for any other queries. 
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is absolutely free for anyone to study. Find out more

HLTSS00066 AE115 Infection control Skill Set (Food Handling)
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Rockingham

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.

Interested in non-food handling control skills?

We have specific courses for selected industries, tailored to the infection control needs of those industries. Find out more by using the links to the other course pages below:

Requirements of the course

Once enrolled, you will receive information about how to login to our eCampus and you will need to complete a literacy and numeracy quiz to show you can study the course online.

Your course study will involve accessing content online for 5 study modules, followed by a series of online quiz assessments to test your knowledge.

When you finish your online study, there is a compulsory requirement to attend a practical demonstration and assessment session. The next fortnightly available dates and locations are:

Rockingham:      Friday 17 July 1pm to 5pm

Murdoch:            Friday 7 August 2pm to 6pm

Thornlie:              Friday 21 August, time to be announced later

 

When using our online enrolment, please note:

Some users may experience some minor technical issues with the online enrolment process. If the enrol now link does not work for you the first time you click it, please try the link again. See our guide for enrolling using our online system for any other queries.   

 

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is absolutely free for anyone to study. Find out more

HLTSS00065 AE114 Infection control Skill Set (Retail)
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Rockingham

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.

Interested in non-retail infection control skills?

We have specific courses for selected industries, tailored to the infection control needs of those industries. Find out more by using the links to the other course pages below:

Requirements of the course

Once enrolled, you will receive information about how to login to our eCampus and you will need to complete a literacy and numeracy quiz to show you can study the course online.

Your course study will involve accessing content online for 5 study modules, followed by a series of online quiz assessments to test your knowledge.

When you finish your online study, there is a compulsory requirement to attend a practical demonstration and assessment session. The next fortnightly available dates and locations are:

Rockingham:      Friday 17 July 1pm to 5pm

Murdoch:            Friday 7 August 2pm to 6pm

Thornlie:              Friday 21 August, time to be announced later

 

When using our online enrolment, please note:

Some users may experience some minor technical issues with the online enrolment process. If the enrol now link does not work for you the first time you click it, please try the link again.  See our guide for enrolling using our online system for any other queries. 
   

 

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HLTSS00067 AE113 Infection control Skill Set (Transport and Logistics)
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Rockingham

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.

Interested in non-transport and logistics infection control skills?

We have specific courses for selected industries, tailored to the infection control needs of those industries. Find out more by using the links to the other course pages below:

  • General skill set
  • Retail skill set
  • Food handling skill set

Requirements of the course

Once enrolled, you will receive information about how to login to our eCampus and you will need to complete literacy and numeracy quiz to show you can study the course online.

Your course study will involve accessing content online for 5 study modules, followed by a series of online quiz assessments to test your knowledge.

When you finish your online study, there is a compulsory requirement to attend a practical demonstration and assessment session. The next fortnightly available dates and locations are:

Rockingham:      Friday 17 July 1pm to 5pm

Murdoch:            Friday 7 August 2pm to 6pm

Thornlie:              Friday 21 August, time to be announced later

 

When using our online enrolment, please note:

Some users may experience some minor technical issues with the online enrolment process. If the Enrol now link does not work for you the first time you click it, please try the link again. See our guide for enrolling using our online system for any other queries. 
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is absolutely free for anyone to study. Find out more

AE142 AE142 Introduction to Cybersecurity Skill Set
Online
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Mandurah
Murdoch
Rockingham
Thornlie
SkillsReady

Get ready to secure your digital footprint

Learn the skills to secure your digital footprint whether it be for a small business or your own personal devices. 

This skill set will give you an introduction to the world of IT in workplaces where routine cyber security practices are required.

You will learn basic skills in network security, WHS basics and cyber security awareness.

Gain these skills:

  • Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
  • Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • Recognise the need for cyber security in an organisation
  • Secure a networked Personal Computer
       

Next course dates:

This course is 20 weeks with varied weekdays on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Mandurah: Wednesdays from 20 July: 9am-3:30pm

Murdoch: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July

Rockingham: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July

Thornlie: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July
   

Online study:

This course can be studied fully online using eCampus. Complete our application starter.
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

AE154 AE154 Introduction to Cybersecurity Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Online
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Mandurah
Murdoch
Rockingham
Thornlie
SkillsReady

Get ready to secure your digital footprint

Learn the skills to secure your digital footprint whether it be for a small business or your own personal devices. 

This skill set will give you an introduction to the world of IT in workplaces where routine cyber security practices are required.

You will learn basic skills in network security, WHS basics and cyber security awareness.

Gain these skills:

  • Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
  • Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • Recognise the need for cyber security in an organisation
  • Secure a networked Personal Computer
       

Next course dates:

This course is 20 weeks with varied weekdays on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Mandurah: Wednesdays from 20 July: 9am-3:30pm

Murdoch: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July

Rockingham: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July

Thornlie: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3.30pm to 6.30pm from 20 July
  

Online study:

This course can be studied fully online using eCampus. Complete our application starter.
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

GAA97 GAA97 Introduction to Furniture Making Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Thornlie
furniture making, cabinetmaking

The introduction to Furniture Making Skill Set is suitable for participants wishing to gain basic furniture and cabinet making skills. Participants will be taught the set up and safe use of a wide variety of furniture/cabinet making hand tools and power tools to construct a Spice Rack Cabinet, complete with two doors and an adjustable shelf. Participants will also learn how to prepare all surfaces of this project in readiness for applying a finish.

Students who successfully complete this course could continue their studies with a pre-apprenticeship and/or apprenticeship in the furniture and cabinet making field.

Units:

  • MSMWHS200 Work safely (AWC15)
  • MSFFM2001 Use furniture making sector hand and power tools (WI410)
  • MSFFF2004 Prepare surfaces for finishing (WI316)
AE136 AE136 Job Ready Basics Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Bentley
basic computer, technology, workplace, entry level, infection control, SkillsReady

Get ready for a start in the workforce

You will develop soft skills needed by employers to manage your own needs and work effectively with others. This introductory course also helps you begin working with technology and manage your own infection control, both skills that are sought by employers. 

This course is ideal for school leavers and those who are starting out on their career path. 

Gain these skills:

  • Taking care of health and wellbeing in the workplace
  • Personal development 
  • Basic computer use
  • Use infection control procedures to ensure the safety of customers 

Next course dates:

This course is 4 weeks for two days a week on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Bentley - Tuesdays 9am to 4pm and Wednesdays 9.30am to 2.30pm starting 1 September

Bentley - Tuesdays 9am to 4pm and Wednesdays 9.30am to 2.30pm starting 13 October 

Bentley - Tuesdays 9am to 4pm and Wednesdays 9.30am to 2.30pm starting 10 November 

    

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

AE148 AE148 Job Ready Basics Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Bentley
basic computer, technology, workplace, entry level, infection control, SkillsReady

Get ready for a start in the workforce

You will develop soft skills needed by employers to manage your own needs and work effectively with others. This introductory course also helps you begin working with technology and manage your own infection control, both skills that are sought by employers. 

This course is ideal for school leavers and those who are starting out on their career path. 

Gain these skills:

  • Taking care of health and wellbeing in the workplace
  • Personal development 
  • Basic computer use
  • Use infection control procedures to ensure the safety of customers 

Next course dates:

This course is 4 weeks for two days a week on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Bentley - Tuesdays 9am to 4pm and Wednesdays 9.30am to 2.30pm starting 1 September

Bentley - Tuesdays 9am to 4pm and Wednesdays 9.30am to 2.30pm starting 13 October 

Bentley - Tuesdays 9am to 4pm and Wednesdays 9.30am to 2.30pm starting 10 November 

    

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

GAB81 GAB81 Laser Safety Officer Skill Set
Online
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Murdoch

The Laser Safety Officer Certificate is a prerequisite for laser licensing in Western Australia, Queensland and Tasmania and is required to gain laser licensing exemptions for use of laser in treating patients.

This is a theory-based online course about the health and safety guidelines of IPL and Laser treatment and the required safety standards as outlined by the Radiation Safety Act 1999.

The unit is government accredited and recognised by the Western Australia Radiological Council as a laser safety course. Non-medical practitioners may be able to use lasers for cosmetic procedures with a current exemption licence. An exemption licence still requires an application to the Radiological Council and an exemption certificate to be issued.

The unit reflects the safety guidelines, for a broad range of clinic intense pulsed light and laser dermal applications, expressed in the following Australian and New Zealand safety standards:

  • AS/NZS 4173:2018 Safe use of lasers and intense light sources in health care
  • AS/NZS IEC 60825.1:2014 Safety of laser products – Part 1: Equipment classification and requirements
  • AS/NZS 1336:2014 Eye and face protection – Guidelines.

The use of intense pulsed light and laser is subject to legislation, regulation and licensing in some Australian states and territories. 

Gain these skills:

  • Identify health and safety requirements for intense pulsed light and laser hair reduction treatments
  • Assess and control safety risks in the treatment environment
  • Assess and control safety risks to practitioner and client
  • Respond to health and safety risks in the IPL/LASER environment

Course duration:  This course is delivered online, self-paced over 4 weeks. Assessment is based on a written knowledge and will be completed online. 

Upcoming dates:

  • 20 July – 10 August
  • 10 August – 31 August
  • 31 August -21 September
  • 12 October – 2 November
  • 2 November – 23 November
AE145 AE145 Logistics and Warehousing Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Thornlie
SkillsReady

Get a career on the move and drive a forklift!  

Learn the skills to prepare for a career in warehousing, transport or logistics and get your forklift licence. 

This skill set will give you an introduction to working as store personnel, a forklift driver, or warehouse operator. 

You will learn how to operate and drive a forklift and carry out deliveries and shift materials safely. 

Gain the skills to: 

  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures  
  • Carry out delivery operations 
  • Shift materials safely using manual handling methods 
  • Operate a forklift (including the licence to operate a forklift truck) 
       

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

AE157 AE157 Logistics and Warehousing Skill Set (Fee Free)
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Thornlie
SkillsReady

Get a career on the move and drive a forklift!  

Learn the skills to prepare for a career in warehousing, transport or logistics and get your forklift licence. 

This skill set will give you an introduction to working as store personnel, a forklift driver, or warehouse operator. 

You will learn how to operate and drive a forklift and carry out deliveries and shift materials safely. 

Gain the skills to: 

  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures  
  • Carry out delivery operations 
  • Shift materials safely using manual handling methods 
  • Operate a forklift (including the licence to operate a forklift truck) 
        

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

GAA32 GAA32 Machines and Motors Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Munster
electrotechnology, electronics, electrical, communications, single path circuits, low voltage, repairs, electronic apparatus, dc, AC, power, three, phase, digital subsystems, amplifiers, frequency dependent circuits, complex power supplies, A175, U000000, Engineering and Mining, U000001, Engineering, uee62111, engineering associate, p000017, smt0151, GAA32

This skill set is part of UEE62111 Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical, a nationally recognised qualification and is designed to develop the students theoretical and practical skills in the analysis, operation and application of industrial electrical systems in the areas of AC power systems , rotating machines,calculation of circuit network parameters , maintenance in Ore handling operations, motor selection, maintenance techniques and motor protection.

This course requires approximately 6 to 8 hours a week online study using our a Blackboard Learning Management System coupled with an additional 3 hours a week expected attendance at campus for workshops.

Prerequisite Units:
There are prerequisite requirements which are covered as recognition of prior learning (RPL) based on previous qualification and work experience.

  • UEENEEE126A Provide solutions to basic engineering computational problems
  • UEENEEG102A Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
  • UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. circuits
  • UEENEEG101A Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits

Course Outline:

  • UEENEEE125A Provide solutions to complex multiple path circuits.
    Includes the analysis of and solutions for electrical networks composed with multiple sources multiple sources and has a special emphasis placed on power transfer.
  • UEENEEG149A Provide engineering solutions to problems in complex polyphase power circuits. 
    Includes generation and transfer of three phase power, analysis of balanced and unbalanced loads, power factor and power factor correction calculations and applications of three phase transformers.
  • UEENEEG143A - Develop engineering solution for synchronous machine and control problems. 
    Includes construction, operation and industrial applications of synchronous motors and AC generators.
  • UEENEEG144A - Develop engineering solutions for D.C. machine and control problems. 
    Includes DC rotating machines construction, operation and industrial applications of DC motors and generators.
  • UEENEEG145A - Develop engineering solutions for induction machine and control problems. 
    Includes construction, operation and industrial applications of induction motors and induction generators.

Upcoming dates:

  • Commencing Feb, Term 1, 2020
  • Commencing July, Term 3, 2020
    • Every Wednesday 5pm - 8pm from 22 July to 9 December 2020

Course cost:

non concession - $1921.30

Please note, the allocated three hours per week is only for the workshop and lectures and the remaining study has to be done using our LMS system i.e. Backboard. Blackboard is where lecturers will populate their learning content, assignments and lesson plans. It is an expectation that students spend 6 to 8 hours of study time every week outside class hours/skillset.

GAA28 GAA28 Maintenance Planning, Scheduling and Coordination Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Munster
Electrical, mechanical, maintenance, planning, scheduling, mem50513, mem50212, J367, mem50513short, mem50212, p000017, smt0070, GAA28

The Maintenance Planning, Scheduling and Coordination skill set is part of the MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering - Technical,  nationally recognised qualification. It is designed to develop your skills in leadership, innovation and continuous improvement, planning and estimating, quality assurance/compliance, systems and IT.

You can choose to focus on either the electrical or mechanical stream of this skill set.

This course requires approximately 6 to 8 hours a week online study using our a Blackboard Learning Management System coupled with an additional 3 hours a week expected attendance at campus for workshops.

To study this course you will need to have completed a Certificate III apprenticeship or have worked in maintenance in one of the following industries: Navy/aerospace, oil and gas, mining and mineral resources, or public transport (e.g. A/C plant room technician with prior engineering studies).

In this course you will develop skills in:

  • Designing maintenance strategies, procedures and methods
  • Planning and scheduling planned and unplanned work
  • Diagnosing breakdown problems
  • Carrying out quality inspections on jobs
  • Liaising with client departments and customers
  • Arranging specialist procurement of fixtures, fittings or components
  • Controlling maintenance tools, stores and equipment
  • Monitoring and controlling maintenance costs
  • Dealing with emergency and unplanned problems and repairs
  • Writing maintenance strategies to help with installation and commissioning guidelines

2020 Dates

  • Commencing April, Term 2, 2020
  • Commencing July, Term 3, 2020
    • Every Tuesday 5pm - 8pm from 21 July 2020 to 8 December 2020

Please note, the allocated three hours per week is only for the workshop and lectures and the remaining study has to be done using our LMS system i.e. Backboard. Blackboard is where lecturers will populate their learning content, assignments and lesson plans. It is an expectation that students spend 6 to 8 hours of study time every week outside class hours/skillset.

GAA19 GAA19 Makeup Artistry Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Mandurah
Murdoch
beauty, makeup artistry, makeup, makeup artist, diploma of makeup, makeup qualifications, certificate ii in makeup services, certificate iii in makeup, awpo, awp0, awpo 5, awp0 5, shb30215, smt0084, GAA19

This course enables you to work as a freelance makeup artist or in a hair or beauty salon performing makeup.

Students learn how to:

  • design and apply day makeup
  • evening, bridal and photographic makeup
  • how to analyse face shapes
  • apply colour principles and design
  • contouring and highlighting techniques
  • eyeshadow shading techniques to create fashion, bridal and photographic designs

This course also covers current makeup trends, latest design techniques and how to consult with clients to meet their needs at a commercial level.

This course enables you to work as a freelance makeup artist or in a hair or beauty salon performing makeup.

Students in this course are trained with MAC Cosmetics, Kryolan and learn to use Dermalogica skincare.

On successful completion of this course students will have achieved national recognised units of competence which are part of the new SHB30215 Certificate III in Makeup Services qualification.

Students are required to provide models, this will be advised by your lecturer on your first class. Students are also required to practice their skills at home during this course.

Course induction material provided on the first night with all learning material to match your course.

Free parking. Security is present on the premises for evening classes: 6-9pm

Students are required to be able to speak and understand English.

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Course Outline:

  • SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up
  • SHBBMUP003 Design and apply make-up for photography
  • SHBBMUP004 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up

Other requirements:

  • Student are required to have access to a computer,be able to read and understand English.
  • Basic Makeup Brush Set Included
  • All products are provided for each class. MAC, Kryolan, Mehron and Dermalogica.
  • Students are required to bring a black hand towel, tweezers, wear black pants and black top with enclosed shoes
  • Hair must be tied back neatly and professional presentation of makeup is required
  • Students are recommended to bring a camera or mobile phone to take before and after photos
  • Models will be required for practical classes – this information will be provided in your first class
  • Students will be supplied with learning material

2020 Dates

  • Mandurah: Wednesday 19 August – 4 November (excluding public holidays 30 September and 7 October). 6-9pm
  • Murdoch: Tuesday 18 August –  3 November (excluding public holidays 29 September and 6 October). 6-9pm

 

GAA45 GAA45 Manage Firefighting and Fire Prevention Activities on Board a Vessel Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
wg420, fire, fighting, p000000, p000012, wh839, marf011, gaa45, D000001

This module is an extension of the Basic Fire Fighting unit, and is designed to extend the knowledge and skills of the student, sufficient for the person to perform effectively as a key member of an on-board command fire fighting team.

  • Management of shipboard fire prevention techniques
  • Coordination of tactical fire fighting methods
  • Use/maintenance of fire fighting equipment
  • Fire detection material

Prerequisites:

  • Students must have obtained an AMSA approved Basic Fire Fighting before attending the Advanced Fire course (please provide a copy of your Basic Fire Certificate on the first day of class)
  • AMSA requires that you have FOUR (4) MONTHS BREAK between completing the Basic Fire course and attending the Advanced Fire course. (Contact AMSA for clarification if required, ph: 9430 2100)

This course is  approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Advanced Fire Fighting meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VI/3 and Code Section A-VI/3, Table A-VI/3

Please note:

  • Your position will not be confirmed until payment has been received.
  • Course positions are limited. Practical component conducted at ERGT Jandakot. 100% attendance is required.
  • Minimum dress standards apply to campus and ERGT Jandakot attendance: ie closed in shoes be worn (no sandals, thongs or bare feet), neat casual attire.
  • It is not acceptable for clothing displaying pictures and or/messages likely to cause offence to others
  • It is a requirement that men be clean-shaven for the practical components conducted at ERGT Jandakot. Facial hair can affect the sealing capability of the face mask

2020 Dates

Monday 4 May 2020 - 3 days at Fremantle campus, 1 day at ERGT Jandakot 

Monday 23 November 2020 - 3 days at Fremantle campus, 1 day at ERGT Jandakot 

Course cost: $2340

GAA70 GAA70 Manage Pests by Applying Pesticides Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Bentley

2020 Dates

This course runs for five full days on campus on the following dates.

  • 20 - 24 July 
  • 21 - 25 September 
  • 16 - 20 November
GAA47 GAA47 Manage Provision of Medical Care On Board A Vessel Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
wh843, medical shipmasters, maritime, marf015, GAA47

This course provides the candidate with the knowledge and skills required to take charge of a medical emergency on board ship, to seek assistance from shore based medical advisers, and carry out medical procedures as directed from shore based medical advisers. The course is conducted entirely at Edith Cowan University Joondalup. Courses offer a combination of theory and practical sessions involving direct lectures from trained medical practitioners. This course meets the requirements of STCW and is AMSA approved.

  • Main body structure and functions 
  • Resuscitation techniques 
  • Initial patient assessment 
  • Principles of managing medical emergencies and injuries 
  • The measures for disease prevention and industrially related medical conditions 
  • Medical diagnosis of infectious diseases and other conditions which may present at sea and port 
  • Actions to take in the event of medical emergencies 
  • Management of alcohol and drug abuse 

Prerequisites:

  • AMSA approved Medical First Aid on board a vessel
  • HLDAID003 Provide First Aid Certificate

Please Note:
Your position will not be confirmed until payment has been received. Course positions are limited. 100% attendance is required. 
 

MARSS00010 AC870 Marine Radio Operator's VHF and HF Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
marine, radio, operator, operators, mar020, marc020, aug86, p000000, p000012, D000001

This unit acts as an additional module to Coxswain and Master Under 24M. Priority of placing will be given to students undergoing this study pathway.

Minimum age 16 years.

Equipment required:

Pens and notepad 
Current passport sized photo 
For more info: please visit the AMSA website following this link, Marine Radio Qualifications

2019 Dates

There are no future dates for semester two at present
 

S0163P S0163P Masters Revalidation Part A
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
STCW95, STCW95-2, Master, Deck, Officer, P000000, P000012, S0161, 09134, s0161 09134, smt0109,

This course provides essential training for deck officers who have insufficient sea time in the last five (5) years to revalidate their Australian Certificate of Competency (COC) issued by AMSA (2nd Mates, Mates or Masters) as required by Marine Orders Part 3.

This course meets the requirements of STCW as revised by Manila Amendments 2010, and is AMSA approved.

Seafarers who satisfy the sea time requirements of AMSA for the last 5 years, may only be required to demonstrate continued competence in fire fighting and sea survival, by attending the two day refresher course. If you are in doubt about what you are required to attend, please contact AMSA for a determination to be made. Refer to the AMSA website for further information on revalidation. 

Revalidation PART A, common to Masters, Deck and Engineer Officers

  • FULL AMSA approved Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boasts course (STCW Reg V1/2)
  • Full AMSA approved Advanced Fire-fighting course (STCW Reg V1/3)
  • Cargo operations including carriage of hazardous and dangerous goods
  • Cargo securing arrangements - equipment and documentation
  • IMDG Code amendments and revision
  • IMO Codes for bulk and other cargoes
  • Vessel stability review including damage stability, cargo loading and ballast management simulation involving stresses
  • Recent developments in international and national legislation concerning safety of life at sea and protection of the marine environment
  • Medical training refresher

Note: All Masters revalidation courses have the option for GMDSS revalidation delivered the week prior to the start of Part A and Masters Revalidation Part B delivered the week following the completion of Part A.

Prerequisite:

  • A valid or expired Australian Master or Deck Officer Certificate of Competency.

2020 dates

This course runs for a duration of 10 days on the following start dates:

  • Monday 2 November 

Course cost: $5795

S0176P S0176P Masters Revalidation Part B
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
STCW95, STCW95-2, Master, Deck, Officer, P000000, P000012, S0161, 09134, s0161 09134, smt0109,

This course provides essential training for deck officers who have insufficient sea time in the last five (5) years to revalidate their Australian Certificate of Competency (COC) issued by AMSA (2nd Mates, Mates or Masters) as required by Marine Orders Part 3.

This course meets the requirements of STCW as revised by Manila Amendments 2010, and is AMSA approved.

Seafarers who satisfy the sea time requirements of AMSA for the last 5 years, may only be required to demonstrate continued competence in fire fighting and sea survival, by attending the two day refresher course. If you are in doubt about what you are required to attend, please contact AMSA for a determination to be made. Refer to the AMSA website for further information on revalidation. 

Revalidation PART B, common to Masters and Deck Officers

  • Electronic chart systems and ECDIS
  • "E Nav" - including electronic navigation systems
  • Revision and updates of concepts and principles of BRM
  • Revision of collision regulations and buoyage systems
  • Passage Planning

Note: All Masters revalidation courses have the option for GMDSS revalidation delivered the week prior to the start of Part A and Masters Revalidation Part A delivered two weeks prior to starting the revalidation course Part B.

Prerequisite:

  • A valid or expired Australian Master or Deck Officer Certificate of Competency

2020 dates

This course runs for a duration of 5 days with the following start dates:

  • Monday 16 November 

Course cost: $3000

S0264P S0264P Men's Cutting and Grooming
Short Course Part Time
Murdoch
Male grooming; barber; barbering; shaving; moustache; tracking; beards; mustache; tracking; carving; shave; male hair; grooming; hairdresser;

Advance and diversify your skills by becoming a specialist in men's hair design and grooming.

In just 10 weeks (3 hours per week) you will learn to:

  • Provide men's grooming
  • Perform close shaves
  • Design moustaches and beards for the modern man
  • Creative tracking and carving

Monday 7 September - 16 November 2020
Time: 6-9pm
Cost: $580

You must be a qualified hairdresser or achieving your qualification in hairdressing through an apprentice arrangement. 

GAB52 GAB52 Nail Technology Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Mandurah
Murdoch

Develop the practical skills and knowledge to care for and enhance the appearance of nails. 

Learn the skills and knowledge to apply, maintain and remove acrylic and gel nails, apply advanced nail art and the use of the electric drill. You will learn how to consult with clients, select suitable products and techniques and apply nail enhancements that include overlays, refills, tips and French.  

Learn how to:

  • Apply gel nail enhancements
  • Apply acrylic nail enhancements
  • Apply nail art
  • Use electric file equipment for nail services
  • Apply advanced nail art
  • Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices

 

Course induction material is provided on the first night. All course materials including a nail kit for home and class use is included in your course.

On successful completion of this course students will have achieved national recognised units of competence which are part of the SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology qualification.

Free parking. Security is present on the premises for evening classes.

Requirements:

  • Access to a computer
  • 2 hand towels
  • Students are required to wear black pants and black top with enclosed shoes
  • Hair must be tied back neatly and professional presentation is required
  • Models will be required for practical classes – this information will be provided in your first class

2020:

Mandurah
Tuesdays 6pm to 9pm
4 August - 10 November (holidays 29 September and 6 October) 

Murdoch 
Wednesday 6pm to 9pm
5 August - 11 November (holidays 30 September and 7 October)

Tuesday 6pm to 9pm
18 August - 24 November (holidays 29 September and 6 October)

 

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GAA44 GAA44 Operate Survival Craft and Other Lifesaving Appliances Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
WG416, Proficiency, rescue, survival, craft, p000000, p000012, wh835, MARF007, GAA44, D000001

This module is an extension of the basic fire fighting unit, and is designed to extend the knowledge and skills of the student, sufficient for the person to perform effectively as a key member of an on-board command fire fighting team.

Please note you must hold the following prerequisites for entry onto this course and evidence must be provided upon first day of class:

  • STCW Certificate of Safety Training 
  • Evidence of 6 months sea service training since achieving your COST certificate on a company letterhead.

This course is approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft other than Fast Rescue Boats (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VI/2 and Code Section A-VI/2, Table A-VI/2-1

Please note:

  • Your position will not be confirmed until payment has been received.
  • Course positions are limited. Practical component conducted at external training provider. 100% attendance is required.
  • Minimum dress standards apply attendance: ie closed in shoes be worn (no sandals, thongs or bare feet), neat casual attire.
  • It is not acceptable for clothing displaying pictures and or/messages likely to cause offence to others. 

2020 dates

This course runs for a duration of 3 days (2 days at our Fremantle campus and 1 day external delivery) with the following start dates:

  • Wednesday 23 September 
GAA23 GAA23 Operate and Maintain Chainsaws Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Murdoch
C000000, C000010, C000002, C000006, chainsaw, maintenance, osh, ohs, whs, wsh, D454SHORT, AHC20410, d454, smt0089, ahcmom213, BAS06, GAA23

In this course you'll learn how to cross-cut fallen timber and the cutting techniques to maximise volume and quality recovery. You'll also learn about complying with the mandatory codes of practice and legislation to safely operate a chainsaw in the workplace.

Application of skills and knowledge to cross-cut fallen timber 
Identify cutting techniques to maximise volume and quality recovery 
Comply with mandatory codes of practice and relevant legislation to safely operate chainsaws in the workplace along with duty of care to self, others and the environment 
This course is suitable for people who operate chainsaws in an urban environment (it does not cover remote operators working in state forest.

Competency unit covered in this course:

BAS06 AHCMOM213 Operate and Maintain Chainsaws 
Additional Requirements 

Participants are required to wear appropriate PPE (All PPE must comply with the relevant Australian Standards) for this course:

Safety helmet 
Safety glasses AS1337 min 
Hearing protection class 5 
Steel capped safety boots 
Gloves (optional) 
Long trousers 
No loose fitting items of clothing, jewellery, long hair contained.

2020 Dates

10 and 11 August

AE150 AE150 Operating a Small Business Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set Full Time
Rockingham
Thornlie
small business, business, cert III in business, BSB30115, SkillsReady

Get ready to turn your dream into a flourishing business!

This introductory skill set will give you the tools to launch or improve how you operate your own small business or to gain work-ready skills for employment within a range of small businesses.  

You will learn how to apply and create relevant documents and publications to your business to organise and better manage your work load, how to use digital and online tools to manage finances, how to establish and manage a social networking presence and how to manage work, health and safety laws relevant to your small business.  

Gain these skills: 

  • Learn about various business documents and publications and how to apply them to your business 
  • Design and produce digital business documents and publications 
  • Design and produce spreadsheets for organising and tracking work 
  • Plan small business finances 
  • Use social media tools to promote your business 
  • Apply knowledge of work, health and safety laws in the workplace 
       

Next course dates:

This course has varied durations and days on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Thornlie: Tuesdays and Wednesdays for 16 weeks from 17 August, plus Fridays for 9 weeks from 5 October

Rockingham: Tuesdays and Fridays for 16 weeks from 17 August: 9am-3:30pm
   

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is absolutely free for anyone to study. Find out more

S0060P S0060P Operation (Electrical) Legislative Requirements
Short Course Part Time
Thornlie
Electrical, contractor, contractors, Q000000, Q000009, ecl, S0010P

Full Electrical Contractors Course

To be eligible you must hold a current electrical workers licence, restricted licence is not acceptable.

The full electrical contractors course includes both nominee and business components.

  • Nominee component includes five days face to face
  • Business component includes online learning plus one day of assessment maximum six months to complete

Business and Nominee contractors courses can be completed separately.

To make a booking or any general enquiries please use the web form on this page.

Course content

This Electrical Licensing Board-approved course provides theoretical and practical training and is designed to enhance participants’ existing skill sets. The program will not only build upon your current electrical trade studies, it will also improve and refresh your knowledge of:

• statutory requirements (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• legislation and process (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• inspection and testing of electrical installation work (Electrical Contractors Nominees/In-house Licence) 
• business task management and monitoring business operations (Electrical Contractors Licence)*

* Please note: If you are not working within an electrical contracting company, a person other than an electrical contractor may hold the business aspect of the licence. In this case, the electrical work will only be completed, under that aspect of the licence, by an electrician employed by that company and nominated by that same employer as the Nominees/In-house Licence holder.

Electrical Contractors Licence course consists of four mandatory units.

  • S0060P  EA103A Operation (Electrical) Legislative Requirements
  • S0056P  WAE100 Electrical Requirements
  • S0058P  EA102 Establishing a Contracting Business
  • S0059P  EA103B General Legislative Requirements

Electrical Contractors Nominees / In-house Licence course consists of two mandatory units.

  • S0060P  EA103A - Operation (Electrical) Legislative Requirements
  • S0056P  WAE100 - Electrical Requirements

Electrical Contractors Business Licence course consists of two mandatory units.

  • S0058P  EA102 - Establishing a Contracting Business
  • S0059P  EA103B - General Legislative Requirements

Course materials required

Students are required to obtain the following materials prior to course commencement.

From South Metropolitan TAFE:
AS/NZS 3000 and all amendments
AS/NZS 3008.1.1
AS/NZS 3760
AS/NZS 3017

From State Law Publisher
ph 6552 6000
8.30am to 4.30pm
Electrical (Licencing) Regulations 1991 and all amendments
Electricity Regulations 1947
WA Electrical Requirements
. This can be downloaded directly from http://www.commerce.wa.gov.au/publications/wa-electrical-requirements-waer or call Energy Safety on 6251 2000, Level 1, 303 Sevenoaks Street Cannington WA 6107

Standards Australia are subject to change without notice and all students should check for the latest version and amendments at purchase.

S0038P S0038P PVC Pipe Handling and Installation
Short Course Part Time
Rockingham
pvc, pipe, laying, water corp, water, corporation, smt0056, s0038p,

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.

 

GAA58 GAA58 Painters Registration - Business and Estimating Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Thornlie
painter, painters, painting, decorating, registration, building, painter's, painters', yw10, yw1o, Signcraft, license, licence, smt0147, GAA58, directapp

There are two units of the Course in Painters Registration included in this short course.

AUL08 Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business (BSBSMB401)

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to identify and comply with all regulations affecting the business. It applies to individuals operating a small business who use analytical skills to interpret legislation and regulations and develop procedures to manage compliance.

W9241 Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects (CPCCBC4004A)

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to establish the estimated costs associated with the acquisition of materials and labour on building and construction sites, together with the application of relevant overhead costs and margins. Knowledge of physical resource and supplier identification, assessment of the availability of and requirements for skilled labour and application of appropriate codes, regulations and approvals gaining processes is essential.

Participants must have previous experience in the painting industry and be seeking licensing with the Building Commission.

Completion of all four units from the Course in Painters Registration will satisfy requirements for licensing.

For Business and Estimating

  • BSBSMB401 AUL08 Establish Legal and Risk Management Requirements of Small Business (CBT)
  • CPCCBC4004A W9241 Identify and Produce Estimated Costs for Building and Construction Projects (CBT)

For Prepare Surfaces and Wallpapering

  • CPCCPD3021A D7385 Prepare Surfaces for Painting (CBT)
  • 82985 PRB Colour and Wallpapering (CBT)

The Course in Painters Registration will provide you with the skills and knowledge to work as a contractor in the painting and decorating industry. You will learn about surface preparation, coating systems, colour theory and wallpapering techniques. You will also learn how to estimate costs associated with the acquisition of materials and labour on building and construction sites and understand the practice of running a painting and decorating business.

2020 Dates

  • Online study
  • Intensive (5 days full-time)
  • Evenings (2 nights a week for 16 weeks)
  • Online has continuous enrolments
  • For the latest dates for Intensive or Evening, contact SMTAFE on 1800 001 001
GAA61 GAA61 Painters Registration - Prepare Surface for Painting and Colour and Wallpapering Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Self Paced
Thornlie
painter, painters, painting, decorating, registration, building, painter's, painters', yw10, yw1o, Construction, Signcraft, license, licence, smt0144, GAA61, directapp

This short course covers two units from the Course in Painters Registration.

D7385 Prepare surfaces for painting (CPCCPD3021A)

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to restore, repair and prepare different material surfaces for the application of paint. The unit includes planning and preparation for the work, preparation of new or uncoated surfaces, preparation of previously coated surfaces, preparation of previously wallpapered surfaces for painting and completion of clean-up activities.

82985 PRB colour and wallpapering (82985)

This course offers ongoing enrolments for online study.

GAA40 GAA40 Plumbing Contracting Licensing (Business) Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Rockingham
plumbing, license, J497short, CPC40912, plumbers, contracting, contractor, contractors, licensing, smt0141, j497, Gaa40, GAA41,

The business units in this plumbing contracting skill set are considered self paced, as the first five days are mandatory campus attendance, then the study will be mainly online for the bulk of the course work, and then finalised by three days attendance at campus in this 12 week course.

Books that are supplied to you as part of the course fee:

• ISBN: (9781921734045) BSBSMB401A Textbook Establish Business Legal Requirements
• ISBN: (2770000021524) BCPCM4002A Estimate & Cost Plumbing Theory Notes
• IBSN: (2770000021517) BCPCM4001A Carry Out Risk Control Processes Theory Notes
   

Students must supply the following regulations/standards at their own cost:

• Health Regulations Standards Act ISBN: (RKH028) Treatment of Sewerage, Disposal of Effluent & Liquid Wastes
• Water Regulations Standards ISBN: (RKP 097) Plumbers Licensing and Plumbing Standards Regulations 2000
• AS/NZS 3500 Plumbing Code ISBN: 2770000019835 2015 Edition

 

2020 Dates:

You may enrol anytime for this course. There are mandatory attendance dates at campus below with the rest of the study to be done at home.

  • Monday 9 to 13 December, 2019 and return Wednesday 19 to Friday 21 February, 2020
  • Monday 30 March to 3 April, 2020 and return Wednesday 13 to Friday 15 May, 2020
  • Monday 22 to 26 June, 2020 and return Wednesday 5 to Friday 7 August, 2020
  • Monday 14 to 18 September, 2020 and return Wednesday 21 to Friday 23 October
  • Monday 30 November to 4 December, return dates to be confirmed

Units and their costs:

  • Work based risk control processes, $170.00
  • Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business, $171.00
  • Estimate and cost work, $157.00
GAA41 GAA41 Plumbing Contracting Licensing (Specialist) Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Bentley
Rockingham

The following theory components of the course require you to complete a workbook for each. You will be required to present these completed workbooks on the commencement of each theory class.
• Drainage
• Sanitary
• Backflow
• Water Supply

Books that are supplied to you as part of the course fee:

Drainage Units:
• ISBN: (9781742058115) CPCPDR4013A BC1909 Domestic Treatment plant Disposal Systems
• ISBN: (9781742058139) CPCPDR4011A BC1911 Sanitary Drainage systems.

Backflow Units:
• ISBN: (9781742058108) CPCPWT4012A BC1908

Commission & Maintain Backflow Prevention Devices Sanitary Units:
• ISBN: (9781742058054) CPCPSN4011A BC1901

Design and size sanitary plumbing system Water Units:
• ISBN: (9781742056951) CPCPWT4011A BC1907 Design and size Heated and cold water Services and system
• ISBN: (9781742058122) CPCPWT4003A BC1910 Commission and maintain Heated Water Temperature

Students must supply the following regulations/standards at their own cost:

• Health Regulations Standards Act ISBN: (RKH028) Treatment of Sewerage, Disposal of Effluent & Liquid Wastes
• Water Regulations Standards ISBN: (RKP 097) Plumbers Licensing and Plumbing Standards Regulations 2000
• AS/NZS 3500 Plumbing Code ISBN: 2770000019835 2015 Edition

2020 Dates

All courses are run on an "as needed basis" and are subject to sufficient numbers of participants

Backflow
  • Monday 3 to Wednesday 5 February, 2020
    Cost $160.50
Water Supply
  • Thursday 6 to Thursday 13 February, 2020
    Cost $366.50
Drainage
  • Monday 24 to Monday 9 March, 2020
    Cost $571.00
Sanitary
  • Monday 16 to Monday 23 March, 2020
    Cost $321.00

Future dates in terms 1, 2 and 3 in 2020 can be supplied by using the enquiry form at the bottom of this page.

AE144 AE144 Provide Individual Support Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Rockingham
Aged care, Individual support, AE156, SkillsReady

Get ready for your caring career 

Learn the skills to provide support in a home or care setting. 

This skill set will give you an introduction to working in a range of community, residential and health-care settings. 

These skills can be applied to specific health and care industry needs such as direct client care, community care, community services, in-home care, disability care, and all work environments where you provide support and care to individuals or groups of people. 

Gain the skills to: 

  • Meet personal support needs 
  • Provide individualised support 
  • Follow basic food safety practices  
  • Assist clients with medication 
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care 
  • Conduct manual tasks safely 
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures 
       

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

AE156 AE156 Provide Individual Support Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Rockingham
Aged care, Individual support, AE156, SkillsReady

Get ready for your caring career 

Learn the skills to provide support in a home or care setting. 

This skill set will give you an introduction to working in a range of community, residential and health-care settings. 

These skills can be applied to specific health and care industry needs such as direct client care, community care, community services, in-home care, disability care, and all work environments where you provide support and care to individuals or groups of people. 

Gain the skills to: 

  • Meet personal support needs 
  • Provide individualised support 
  • Follow basic food safety practices  
  • Assist clients with medication 
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care 
  • Conduct manual tasks safely 
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures 
       

smt_skillsready_txt.png This course can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA's economy recovers. This course is free for 15 to 24 year olds; or those who are receiving JobSeeker, JobKeeper, Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY payments; or concession cardholders. If you’re not eligible, you can pay the course fee to gain these skills and become highly employable. See the full eligibility list in the important information tab below. Find out more about the initiative

GAA46 GAA46 Provide Medical First Aid On Board a Vessel Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
WH841, Medical, first, aid, p000000, p000012, MARF013, GAA46, D000001

This course provides the candidate with the skills and knowledge to be able to react appropriately in an emergency situation, where a casualty has been injured at sea, or is acutely ill. To use those items of first aid equipment found in ships medical outfits, which are not included in the standard first aid kit. 

This course meets the requirements of STCW as revised by Manila Amendments 2010, and is AMSA approved.

  • Responsibilities of the First Aider
  • Respiratory and circulatory systems
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Poisons, signs and symptoms
  • Hypothermia, frostbite, heat exhaustion, heat stroke
  • Explosion injuries
  • Personal hygiene
  • Ships Captain Medical Guide, IMO Publications,
  • Marine Orders Part 10, Admiralty List of Radio Signals
  • International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG Code)
  • Cargo and Cargo Handling - Dangerous Goods

Prerequisites:

  • Provide First Aid (HLTAID003)

Please note:

  • Your position will not be confirmed until payment has been received
  • Course positions are limited. 100% attendance is required.
  • Minimum dress standards apply to campus attendance: ie closed in shoes be worn (no sandals, thongs or bare feet), neat casual attire. Shorts and t-shirts are acceptable.
GAA24 GAA24 Residential Turf Management Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Murdoch
turf, greenkeeping, greenkeeper, groundsperson, SMT0102, C000000, C000002, Horticulture, Lawn, mowing, weeds, plant, nutrition, GAA24

A course for residential and commercial Lawnmowing/Lawncare contractors or employees.

This course covers a wide range of topics, all relevant to the domestic and small commercial mowing contractor.

Topics include WHS, fertilisers and pricing, soils and soil preparation, turf recognition, plant structure and function, mowing techniques, turf renovation, irrigation, pests and diseases, sales and marketing, planning, debtor control and summer and winter survival.

Content:

  • WHS –  Workplace Health & Safety
  • Plant nutrition, Soil Wetting Agents, Calibration, Application
  • Turf Recognition, Different Species, External Features, Growth Habits
  • Plant Physiology, Structure and Function, Root Systems
  • Soil Components, pH Levels, Soil Preparation, Install and Establish Turf
  • Lawn Care and Maintenance,
  • Mowing Techniques and Renovation
  • Preparation of machinery and equipment
  • Pests and Diseases, Identification, Treatment
  • Irrigation Systems, Installation, Maintenance, Troubleshooting
  • Sales and Marketing in Lawnmowing Buying and Selling Clients, Maximising Income
  • Planning Your Work, Expanding Your Business
  • Maintaining Your Business, Debtors, Summer/Winter Survival

Competency Units in this course:

  • BAL98 AHCPMG302 Control Plant Pests, Diseases and Disorders
  • BAO01 AHCPM301 Implement a plant nutrition program
  • BAO73 AHCTRF303 Implement a grassed area maintenance program
  • BAP15 AHCBUS404 Operate within a budget framework

 

MARSS00007 AC720 Safety Training Certification Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Full Time
Fremantle
STCW95, Maritime, Safety, P000000, P000012, stcw95-1, awo1, aw01, wh834, wh836, wh837, wh831, wh831 34 36 37, marf003, marf006, marf008, marf009, MARSS00007, D000001

The Certificate of Safety Training is an STCW95 AMSA (Australian Maritime Safety Authority) approved training course which qualifies holders of the certificate to work on vessels in Australian and International waters. This course meets the requirements of STCW as revised by Manila Amendments 2010, and is AMSA approved.

It is ideal for those wanting to improve safety, or to work on vessels in Australian and international waters.

The Certificate of Safety Training is made up of (5) components - as follows. Please note that we only conduct the first 4 units here, and not the first aid component. Senior First Aid will therefore need to be done separately.

  • MARF008 Prevent and fight fires on board a vessel - State ID WH836 
  • MARF006 Observe personal safety and social responsibility - State ID WH834 
  • MARF009 Survive at sea in the event of vessel abandonment - State ID WH837 
  • MARF003 Follow vessel security procedures - State ID WH831 
  • Elementary First Aid (equivalent to Senior First Aid) 

Please note:

  • Your position will not be confirmed until payment has been received. 
  • Course positions are limited.
  • Practical component conducted at ERGT. 100% attendance is required. 
  • Minimum dress standards apply to campus and ERGT attendance: ie closed in shoes be worn ( no sandals, thongs or bare feet), neat casual attire. 
  • It is a requirement that men be clean-shaven for the practical component of the fire fighting, conducted at ERGT. Facial hair can affect the sealing capability of the face mask during fire training. 
  • Contact us for individual component fees and dates. 
  • Certification from the college must be lodged using AMSA form 419 through an AMSA allocated Post Office and there will be a fee involved. 

2020 Dates

This course runs for a duration of 9 days with the following start dates:

  • Monday 22 June

Cost course: $4695

GAA99 GAA99 Scuba Dive in Open Water to a Maximum Depth of 18 Metres Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
Scuba, dive, diving, water, open water, ocean, diving vessel

This entry level SCUBA diving course teaches beginners how to dive in a safe and enjoyable manner. Once qualified, you are able to dive to a maximum depth of 18m (60ft) with another person of similar qualification or higher.

The course is held over 4 days, including a day of dive theory and equipment familiarisation, a day of learning dive skills in a controlled environment such as a swimming pool, and 2 days of diving in the ocean (with one of these days aimed to include diving off of our diving vessel, the Maritime Image).

You require a recreational diving medical that meets Australian standard AS4005.1

SISOSCB301A Scuba dive in open water to a maximum depth of 18m

 

GAA37 GAA37 Service Type A Gas Appliances Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Rockingham
SERVICE, TYPE A, GAS, GASFITTING, SERVICING, ENERGY, SAFETY, PERMIT, wf908, j497, CPC40912, cpcpgs4022A, gaa37,

Applicants must hold a G Class gas permit from Energy Safety WA

This course will train and assess students in the skills and knowledge required to competently service Type A gas appliances.

Students completing this course can apply to Energy Safety WA to have 'Servicing' endorsed on their G Class permit.

Students will need to conduct self-directed computer based training using Blackboard.

Course Outline:

  • basic electrical theory 
  • characteristics of electromotive force (EMF) 
  • characteristics of fuses
  • circuit breakers
  • residual current devices and earthing systems 
  • combustion characteristics and effects 
  • conduction 
  • current flow 
  • ignition systems 
  • insulation 
  • isolation procedures 
  • Ohm's law 
  • burners and burner adjustment 
  • characteristics of conversion from one gas type to another 
  • classification of appliances and identification of related components 
  • electrical safety, including isolation procedures and requisite precautions 
  • gas appliance regulators 
  • gas appliance thermostats 
  • gas safety, including:
  • combustion characteristics and effects 
  • isolation procedures 
  • job safety analysis (JSA) and safe work method statements (SWMS) 
  • operation of flame failure systems used in Type A gas appliances

2020 Dates

Semester 1: Tuesday 28 April - Monday 11 May 2020

Semester 2: Monday 31 August - Friday 11 September 2020

 

MARSS00008 AC773 Shipboard Safety Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
Shipboard, safety, commercial, vessel, domestic, waters, ocean, ship, sea, survival

The Elements of Shipboard Safety skill set is a prerequisite for employment on board commercial vessels in domestic waters. This skill set will equip you with the knowledge and skills to operate safely on board a vessel.

The Elements of Shipboard Safety Skill Set is made up of 4 components:

  • MARF027 Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment
  • MARF028 Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel
  • MARF029 Meet work health and safety requirements
  • MARF030 Survive at sea using survival craft

 

Please Note:

  • Your position will not be confirmed until payment has been received. 
  • Course positions are limited. Practical component conducted at ERGT. 100% attendance is required. 
  • Minimum dress standards apply to campus and ERGT attendance: ie closed in shoes be worn ( no sandals, thongs or bare feet), neat casual attire. 
  • It is a requirement that men be clean-shaven for the practical component of the fire fighting, conducted at ERGT. Facial hair can affect the sealing capability of the face mask during fire training. 
  • Contact us for individual component fees and dates. 
  • Certification from the college must be lodged using AMSA form 419 through an AMSA allocated Post Office and there will be a fee involved. 

2020 dates

This course runs for 4 days starting on the dates below.

  • Monday 14 September
  • Monday 5 October
S0153P S0153P Skin Needling Workshop (Collagen Induction Therapy)
Short Course Part Time
Mandurah
Murdoch
collagen, skin needling, collagen Induction therapy, dermal rolling, dermal stamping, epidermis, wrinkles, wrinkle reduction, wound healing, beauty therapy, facial, beauty, elastin, smt0142, skin, needling, beauty, therapy, S0153P

Advance your employability skills and build your treatment menu with our upcoming Skin Needling Workshops. Skin needling is a growing treatment within salons and dermal clinics due to its visible results.

Skin Needling, also referred to as; Percutaneous Collagen Induction (PCI), Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT), Dermal Rolling or Dermal Stamping all involve creating a microscopic pin-prick wound with a needle device creating tiny channels into the epidermis engaging the body’s natural wound healing response. Skin Needling is a procedure for the reduction of wrinkles, thin skin density, hyper-pigmentation, photoageing, scars, and stretch marks.

Skin Needling leaves the epidermis intact without damage to the stratum corneum. It promotes wound healing while encouraging an even deposition of collagen and elastin.

This course is essential for anyone wishing to perform Skin Needling and advance their aesthetic skin treatment knowledge.

This course will cover:

  • The Wound Healing Process
  • Skin Needling Depths and Different Interactions
  • Treatment Indications and contra-indications
  • Consultation process
  • Treatment Parameters and Protocols

Students will receive a Certificate of Attendance on completion.

Students are required to be able to speak and understand English.

Pre – Requisite: Certificate IV in beauty therapy or Diploma of beauty therapy or qualified enrolled / Registered Nurse qualified

Upcoming dates:

Mandurah: Monday 30 November, 9am to 3:30pm

Murdoch: Monday 23 November, 9am to 3:30pm

S0029P S0029P Tanker Familiarisation (Liquefied Gas Tanker)
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
tanker, safety, SMT0158, S0029P

This course is for Officers and ratings candidates who are assigned duties and responsibilities relating to tanker operations and provides candidates with the skills and knowledge to meet AMSA requirements for STCW Reg V/1-2 and Code Section A-V/1-2, paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-2-1.

Please note you must hold the following prerequisites for entry onto this course and evidence must be provided upon first day of class:

  • STCW Fire Fighting Certificate 

This course is  approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Tanker Familiarisation (Oil and Chemical) for Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations (AMSA approved),  meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-2 and Code Section A-V/1-2, paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-2-1

2020 Dates:

This course runs 3.5 days at Fremantle campus on the following dates.

  • Monday 20 July
  • Monday 5 October

Course cost: $950

S0030P S0030P Tanker Familiarisation (Oil & Chemical)
Short Course Part Time
Fremantle
tanker, safety, SMT0157, S0030P

This course is for officers and ratings candidates who are assigned duties and responsibilities relating to tanker operations and provides candidates with the skills and knowledge to meet AMSA requirements for STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-1-1.

This course is  approved by AMSA for the issuance of the following certificate upon successful completion of the course:

  • Tanker Familiarisation (Oil and Chemical) for Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations (AMSA approved),  meeting the requirements of STCW Reg V/1-1 and Code Section A-V/1-1, paragraph 1, Table A-V/1-1-1

2020 Dates:

This course runs for 3.5 days, starting at 12.30pm on the following dates.

  • Thursday 23 to Tuesday 28 July
  • Thursday 8 to Tuesday 13 October

Course cost: $950

S0062P S0062P Testing and Tagging - Using a Portable Appliance Tester
Short Course Part Time
Self Paced
Rockingham
Q000009

This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to meet AS/NZS 3760 - the Australian standard on testing and tagging.

The course delivers the required knowledge and skills necessary to:

  • Work safely using a portable appliance tester 
  • identify faults 
  • arrange for repair of faulty equipment
  • apply tagging and
  • complete test documentation.
S0063P S0063P Testing and Tagging of Portable RCD's
Short Course Part Time
Self Paced
Rockingham
Q000009

On completion of this course you will have the skills and knowledge to test and tag RCD's in accordance with AS/NZS 3760:2010.

Work Health and Safety Regulations state all businesses must have a RCD protecting all hostile circuits that must be tested to ensure it will respond in a timely manner during fault situations.

 

 

GAA50 GAA50 Transmit and Receive Information by the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
WG524, GMDSS, P000000, P000012, wh884, MARO003, mar0003, GAA50

This is a fully accredited course of study and instruction for the GMDSS General Operators Certificate (GMDSS GOC), complying with National and International Standards. Our course meets the requirements of Marine Orders Part 6 (AMSA), is fully accredited by AMSA and audited annually.

The GMDSS GOC is a statutory requirement for bridge watchkeepers of sea going vessels over 300 gross tonnes, and for all persons involved in the operation of live GMDSS equipment. This course is structured on a combination of theory and practical exercises using both ‘live to air’ equipment and simulations. It is delivered by fully qualified and accredited lecturers with deck officer or radio officer experience.

Permits persons who hold a GMDSS GOC, but do not satisfy AMSA’s revalidation requirement of 12 months of GMDSS equipment use in the last 5 years, to revalidate their GOC. If you have had 12 months use of GMDSS equipment in the last 5 years, please contact AMSA directly to discuss revalidation of your GOC through them.

This course meets the requirements of STCW and is AMSA approved.

  • GMDSS skills.

Prerequisites:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

Please Note:

  • Your position will not be confirmed until payment has been received.
  • Course positions are limited. 100% attendance is required.
  • Minimum dress standards apply to campus attendance: ie closed in shoes be worn (no sandals, thongs or bare feet), neat casual attire. Shorts and t-shirts are acceptable.

2020 dates 

This course runs for a duration of 10 days starting on the following dates:

  • Monday 22 June
  • Monday 5 October
GAA49 GAA49 Use an Electronic Chart Display and Information System to Navigate Safely Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
wg441, Chart, ecdis, p000000, p000012, WH856, marh009, GAA49, D000001

The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to understand the capability and limitations of ECDIS as used during a navigational watch, to operate, interpret and analyse information obtained from ECDIS, and manage ECDIS operation, system files and data. This course meets the requirements of STCW as revised by Manila Amendments 2010, and is AMSA approved. It also meets the requirements of IMO Model 1.27 (2012).

There is a written and practical assessment, and students receive an  ECDIS certificate upon course completion.

  • Elements of ECDIS
  • Watch keeping with ECDIS
  • ECDIS Route Planning and Monitoring
  • ECDIS Targets, Charts and Systems
  • ECDIS Responsibility

Prerequisites:

  • Must have previously obtained formal instruction in Terrestrial Navigation and be familiar with visual navigation.
  • Must have served a period of supervised Bridge Watch - keeping duties.
  • Must have completed a Basic Radar / ARPA and ENS course or Master under 24 Meters Certificate of Competency or Master up to 35 Meters Certificate of Competency. 

2020 Dates

This course runs for a duration of 5 days starting on the following dates:

  • Monday 15 June
  • Monday 3 August 
  • Monday 7 December 

Course cost: $3400

S0017P S0017P Welding Introduction
Short Course Part Time
Thornlie
Metal, Metals, Arc, Gas, Mig, welding, hobby,  ZZ000000, U000000, U000002, Q000000, Q000012, w4204, TAFE13, smt0131, S0017P, Q000012, Q000003, O000001

The Welding Introduction course is for candidates who have never welded before and provides an opportunity for candidates to try a range of welding processes over a five week course.

In this introduction to welding course you will have access to gas metal and arc welding (GMAW), manual metal arc welding (MMAW) and oxy welding in a fully equipped workshop.

This course will provide you with practical skills that will allow you to complete basic welding and gas cutting tasks, including training in the safe use of a variety of welding processes and workshop procedures.

This course is not formally assessed. A certificate of participation will be provided on completion.

No previous experience required.

You’re welcome to bring your own projects, and discuss their suitability with the lecturer.

You are required to wear personal protective clothing at all times which includes steel capped safety boots, clear safety glasses, long pants and cotton drill shirt.

 

GAA98 GAA98 Work Ready Painting and Decorating Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Thornlie
Q000000, Q000006, Painting, Finishing, Decorating, Painter, building, construction, art, build, Signcraft, paint, creative, interior, design, decorator, gaa98,

This five-day short course will provide students with a taste of the Painting industry, as well as an opportunity to obtain a White Card.

Due to the nature of the course activities, all participants of this course will need to wear work attire suitable for workshop environment.

GAA05 GAA05 Work Safety in Confined Spaces on a Vessel Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Fremantle
confined, vessel, safety, confined space, hazard, ship, risk control

On successful completion of this training, participants will be able to: Identify the legislative requirements applicable to entry into confined spaces in the State of Western Australia. Identify what constitutes a confined space. Understand the hazards associated with entering a confined space. Understand contaminated atmospheres. Be able to execute a Confined Space Entry (CSE) permit. Know the minimum safety requirements for entry into a confined space including risk assessment and risk control. Be able to participate in a CSE risk assessment.
 

AE159 AE159 Work Safety in Construction Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Mandurah
Rockingham
Thornlie
construction, safety, wet trades, plumbing, levelling, worksite, hazardous materials, WHS, OHS, wh&s, oh&s, tools, equipment, signage, white card, plans, SkillsReady

Get ready for a safe construction career

Learn the skills to prepare for a career in construction and pick up your White Card along the way.

This skill set will give you an introduction to working in construction, teaching you safety and accuracy in planning for, setting up and beginning a construction project.  You will learn to use tools and equipment safely and the rules and procedures for safe work on site, plus you will work on a construction project, ready to add to your portfolio. 

This course is ideal as a start to a building and construction pathway, building the basic safety skills for wet trades, plumbing, carpentry and joinery.

Gain these skills:

  • Plan and prepare, set up and use levelling device and worksite clean-up
  • Identify and assess risks of work tasks, identify hazardous materials and other hazards on work sites, plan and prepare for safe work practices, apply safe work practice and follow emergency procedures
  • Plan and prepare tools, equipment, signage and barricades, calculate materials and ready them for use, apply environmental requirements
  • Determine component requirements and assembly sequence
  • Operate hand tools and use equipment safely
  • Quality checking construction outcomes against plans
  • Understanding work, health and safety of construction projects, worksites, PPE, communication and first aid procedures, safety symbols
       

Next course dates:

This course is 3 weeks for five days on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Mandurah: Mondays to Fridays from 7 September or 9 November: 8am-3:30pm

Rockingham: Mondays to Fridays from 10 August or 7 September or 12 October: 8am-3:30pm

This course is 6 weeks for three days on-campus, starting on the below dates.

Thornlie: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 17 August: 8am-4pm
   

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AE162 AE162 Work Safety in Construction Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set Part Time
Mandurah
Rockingham
Thornlie
construction, safety, wet trades, plumbing, levelling, worksite, hazardous materials, WHS, OHS, wh&s, oh&s, tools, equipment, signage, white card, plans, SkillsReady

Get ready for a safe construction career

Learn the skills to prepare for a career in construction and pick up your White Card along the way.

This skill set will give you an introduction to working in construction, teaching you safety and accuracy in planning for, setting up and beginning a construction project.  You will learn to use tools and equipment safely and the rules and procedures for safe work on site, plus you will work on a construction project, ready to add to your portfolio. 

This course is ideal as a start to a building and construction pathway, building the basic safety skills for wet trades, plumbing, carpentry and joinery.

Gain these skills:

  • Plan and prepare, set up and use levelling device and worksite clean-up
  • Identify and assess risks of work tasks, identify hazardous materials and other hazards on work sites, plan and prepare for safe work practices, apply safe work practice and follow emergency procedures
  • Plan and prepare tools, equipment, signage and barricades, calculate materials and ready them for use, apply environmental requirements
  • Determine component requirements and assembly sequence
  • Operate hand tools and use equipment safely
  • Quality checking construction outcomes against plans
  • Understanding work, health an