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Diploma of Nursing

National ID: HLT54115 | State ID: AYZ3

This Diploma will teach you how to be an Enrolled nurse by providing skills and knowledge in human biology, chemistry, medical terminology, medicines and how to deal with a range of people from different backgrounds.

With our nursing qualification you'll gain skills that are relevant to current industry trends and practices. By the end of the course you will be able to:

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • enrolled nurse

 

 

For information about jobs and pathways, please see http://joboutlook.gov.au/

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • University

 

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Semester 1

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 18 months
When Semester 1
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Semester 2

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 3 semesters
When Semester 2
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

Certificate II in Salon Assistant

National ID: SHB20216 | State ID: BAA3

Ready for a stylish career?

When you complete the Certificate II In Salon Assistant you'll have skills to impress potential employers as a salon assistant, on your way to becoming a hairdresser.

You will have the opportunity to apply your skills in our  student Hair, Beauty & Massage Student Clinics working on real clients.

Gain these skills in our salon:

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Study pathway

Job opportunities

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

SM TAFE actively promotes the employment availability of course graduates to key industry partners and organisations. We also seek expressions of interest from organisations for the placement of our students into work experience. We endeavour to assist students into a career pathway, but please be aware that neither employment nor work experience placement is guaranteed by us.

To access free career planning and job search assistance, visit the Jobs and Skills Centres page.  Successful completion of the Salon Assistant Traineeship provides a stepping stone into a Hairdressing Apprenticeship.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 1
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Semester 2

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 2
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

Diploma of Remedial Massage

National ID: HLT52015 | State ID: AWI6

Want a hands-on career?

Remedial massage therapists are in demand thanks to an increased trend for multi-disciplinary health care.

Our Diploma of Remedial Massage students learn from industry experts who are passionate about the body, healing and awakening students’ interest in the musculoskeletal system and treatment options to improve clients’ health and wellbeing.

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It inspires me to see students learn about the human body.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • When you complete the Diploma of Remedial Massage you could become a remedial massage therapist who works with clients presenting with soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance or restrictions in range of motion (ROM). Remedial Massage Therapists may be self-employed or work within a larger health service.

 

 

For information about jobs and pathways, please see http://joboutlook.gov.au/

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • University

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round

Murdoch Campus - Recognition of Prior Learning

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Duration 1 year
When All year round
Where Murdoch Campus
How Part Time
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
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Eligible students can qualify for Recognition of Prior Learning for this course.

Semester 1

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

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Duration 1 year
When Semester 1
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Semester 2

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 year
When Semester 2
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Acute Care)

National ID: HLT33115 | State ID: AA72

This course will be delivered with a focus on mental health.

At South Metropolitan TAFE, the "Acute Care" stream of Certificate III in Health Services Assistance, is only available at Murdoch Campus.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round

Murdoch Campus - Part Time-Self Paced-RPL

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Fees and charges

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Duration 6 months
When All year round
Where Murdoch Campus
How Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
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Eligible students can qualify for Recognition of Prior Learning for this course.

Semester 1

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 1
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Semester 2

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 2
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

Certificate III in Health Services Assistance

National ID: HLT33115 | State ID: AWJ4

 

Do you have what it takes for a caring career?

This course will prepare you to become a health care worker that could apply for job roles of Health Services Assistant, Patient Care Assistant, Orderly and Cleaner. This is an active physical role that requires the student to gain a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge to provide assistance to professional healthcare staff for the care of clients.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • Orderly
  • Patient Care Assistant
  • Health Service Assistant
  • Cleaner

 

 

For information about jobs and pathways, please see http://joboutlook.gov.au/

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • 52722WA Certificate IV in Health Science Foundations, State ID 3744
  • 52831WA Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies , State ID BCY91
  • HLT54115  Diploma of Nursing, State ID AYZ3

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Mandurah Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

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Duration 1 semester
When Semester 1
Where Mandurah Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 
Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 1
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 
Rockingham Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 1 semester
When Semester 1
Where Rockingham Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Semester 2

Mandurah Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 2
Where Mandurah Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 
Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 2
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 
Rockingham Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 2
Where Rockingham Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies

National ID: 52831WA | State ID: BCY91

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

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

You will gain the knowledge and skills to ease comfortably into studying nursing. You will learn about anatomy, physiology, and microbiology, medical terminology, applied mathematics, physics and chemistry, as well as study skills.

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

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

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

 

 

For information about jobs and pathways, please see http://joboutlook.gov.au/

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing, State ID AYZ3

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Bentley Campus - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 1
Where Bentley Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 
Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 1
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Semester 2

Bentley Campus - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 2
Where Bentley Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 
Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 2
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

Certificate IV in Health Science Foundations

National ID: 52722WA | State ID: 3744

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

When you complete the Certificate IV in Health Science Foundations you'll be a step closer to a career as an enrolled nurse.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to ease comfortably into studying nursing, with an understanding of anatomy, physiology, microbiology, infection control, applied mathematics, physics and chemistry, and study skills.

The Certificate IV in Health Science Foundations provides the academic knowledge for entry into the Diploma of Nursing and Bachelor of Science (Nursing).

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • When you complete the Certificate IV in Health Science Foundations you'll be a step closer to a career as an enrolled nurse.

 

 

For information about jobs and pathways, please see http://joboutlook.gov.au/

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing, State ID AYZ3
  • Curtin University Bachelor of Science (Nursing)

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Bentley Campus - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 year
When Semester 1
Where Bentley Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 
Bentley Campus - Part Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

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Duration 2 semesters
When Semester 1
Where Bentley Campus
How Part Time
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Register to study part time for this course in Semester 1. We will send you a text message reminder to attend the part time enrolment day.
Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

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Overview
Duration 1 year
When Semester 1
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 
Murdoch Campus - Part Time-Classroom

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Overview
Duration 2 semesters
When Semester 1
Where Murdoch Campus
How Part Time
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Register to study part time for this course in Semester 1. We will send you a text message reminder to attend the part time enrolment day.

Semester 2

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 2
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

Diploma of Beauty Therapy

National ID: SHB50115 | State ID: AWO6

Dermal Science of Beauty:  Interested in working in the ever-expanding laser skin and hair-removal business?

We are the first TAFE in WA to offer the Dermal Science of Beauty diploma that meets the growing demand for therapists to have specialised dermal qualifications. This course provides a pathway to advanced dermal science qualifications and a wide range of employment opportunities.

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Job opportunities

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

SM TAFE actively promotes the employment availability of course graduates to key industry partners and organisations. We also seek expressions of interest from organisations for the placement of our students into work experience. We endeavour to assist students into a career pathway, but please be aware that neither employment nor work experience placement is guaranteed by us.

To access free career planning and job search assistance, visit the Jobs and Skills Centres page.

Study pathway

Students wishing to advance their IPL skills can continue study in the Vocational Graduate Certificate in Intense Pulse Light and Laser Hair Reduction (currently under redevelopment and will be available at SM TAFE in 2020).

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Mandurah Campus - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 year
When Semester 1
Where Mandurah Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 
Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 1
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Semester 2

Mandurah Campus - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 semesters
When Semester 2
Where Mandurah Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 
Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 semesters
When Semester 2
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

Certificate III in Sterilisation Services

National ID: HLT37015 | State ID: AWK3

 

Are you ready for a spotless career that makes a real difference? 

When you complete the Certificate III in Sterilisation Services you will be ready for a career in a sterilisation service or department as an assistant, technician, or instrument technician.

This course covers a range of varied activities performed in a sterilising service or department.

This course is delivered online and through a work placement. 

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • When you complete the Certificate III in Sterilisation Services you will be ready for a career in a sterilisation service or department as an assistant, technician, or instrument technician.

 

 

For information about jobs and pathways, please see http://joboutlook.gov.au/

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • 52831WA Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies , State ID BCY91
  • 52722WA Certificate IV in Health Science Foundations, State ID 3744

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Self Paced

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 1
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Semester 2

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Self Paced

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester
When Semester 2
Where Murdoch Campus
How Full Time
Apply now
This course uses TAFE Admissions. Apply by 6 December to study in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

Nail Technology (Acrylic Nails) Skill Set

State ID: GAA20

This course consists of 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.

Qualified Nail Technician trainers currently working in the nail and beauty industry, provide quality up to date skills and knowledge in nail technology.

This course requires fine hand and eye coordination skills and attention to detail.

Important information

Study pathway

Important information

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.

Study pathway

Further study opportunities:

 

  • Advanced Nail Artistry, Mandurah and Murdoch Campus
  • Certificate III in Makeup
  • Certificate III in Nail Technology
  • Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy
  • Diploma of Beauty Therapy

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 2

Mandurah Campus - 6 August to 12 November

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 13 weeks
Where Mandurah Campus
How Part Time
Fee
Non-concession:
$554.32
Concession:
$377.16
Enquire now
Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.
Murdoch Campus - 6 August to 12 November

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 13 weeks
Where Murdoch Campus
How Part Time
Fee
Non-concession:
$554.32
Concession:
$377.16
Enquire now
Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

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