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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.

You will train in a student massage clinic to meet the 200 hours of clinical supervised practice, which is located in the Murdoch health precinct next to Fiona Stanley and St John of God Hospitals.

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

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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

Become a specialist in your field with university study

This course has a university study pathway as at 19 September 2019.

Edith Cowan University – Bachelor of Science (Exercise and Sports Science) – Up to 90 Credits

The information about university credit points and tuition costs provides a general guide only. To check the current credit arrangements and to find more information about how credits work at the listed university of your choice, visit TAFE International WA’s University Pathway Finder.

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Murdoch - Recognition of Prior Learning

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Eligible students can qualify for Recognition of Prior Learning for this course.

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Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Express your interest in remaining places in Semester 1. 

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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Diploma of Beauty Therapy

National ID: SHB50115 | State ID: AWO6

Are you interested in the science behind beauty?

The beauty industry is rapidly evolving to accommodate latest technologies - and a large part of this is laser skin and hair removal.  This area of work requires therapists to have specialised dermal qualifications.  South Metropolitan TAFE is proud to be the first TAFE in Western Australia to offer this certification, the Dermal Science of Beauty Diploma.  This diploma opens graduates to a range of employment opportunities, as well as advanced dermal science qualifications.

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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).

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Mandurah - Full Time-Classroom

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Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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Mandurah - Full Time-Classroom

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Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Certificate III in Fitness

National ID: SIS30315 | State ID: AWN5

Do you want to get physical?

In one semester you can gain a Certificate III in Fitness, and work in the fitness industry straight away. The Certificate III teaches you the skills and knowledge required to be a gym instructor and group exercise instructor.

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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.

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Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Express your interest in remaining places in Semester 1. 

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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

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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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.

 

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Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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Where Murdoch
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Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 1 semester
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Express your interest in remaining places in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Certificate III in Barbering

National ID: SHB30516 | State ID: AZZ5

Want to be a cut above the rest?

Do you want to become a barber? This qualification is delivered on campus one day a week, so it allows you to study while working at a hairdressing salon as an apprentice

Gain these skills:

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Entrance Requirements

 

This course is available as an apprenticeship.

Entrance requirements for apprenticeships

You must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study an apprenticeship or traineeship. 

An apprenticeship involves full time work with an employer who provides an opportunity to learn all aspects of a trade. This is a structured program for a fixed period of time and while you learn on the job, you also attend off the job training at SM TAFE.

Some of the benefits of an Apprenticeship are that you can:

  • Earn a wage while you train
  • Learn on the job skills combined with off the job training
  • Receive a nationally recognised qualification on successful completion
  • Start a valuable step towards a rewarding career path

 

Course requirements

As an apprentice or trainee you may need to maintain safe dress standards, equipment, textbooks, documentation and licences to study on-campus.

Job opportunities

 

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

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

After successful completion of this course, graduates are able to make application to study further with a Registered Training Provider in the SHB40216 Certificate IV in Hairdressing and SHB50216 Diploma of Salon Management

 

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Murdoch - Classroom-Apprenticeship

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Let us help you make the approach to an employer to become their apprentice or trainee.
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Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Acute Care)

National ID: HLT33115 | State ID: AA72

Are you interested in working in acute care settings?

 

Health Services Assistance is a physically demanding career which provides assistance to professional healthcare staff for the care of clients.

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All year round

Murdoch - Part Time-Self Paced-RPL

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Duration 6 months
When All year round
Where Murdoch
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 - Full Time-Classroom

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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Round 1 and Round 2 applications have closed. Apply now to express your interest in any remaining places. 

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Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Express your interest in remaining places in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Certificate IV in Fitness

National ID: SIS40215 | State ID: AWN7

Does your dream career involve a lot of exercise?

The Certificate IV in Fitness gives you the skills and knowledge you need to be a qualified personal trainer.

You will learn how to run your own business, work with teens, and conduct group and outdoor personal training. You will also learn how to apply the skills of functional anatomy and strength and conditioning techniques to your training programs.

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Entrance Requirements

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Entrance Requirements

Requires completion of SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness or equivalent for entry

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.

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Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 1 semester
When Semester 1
Where Murdoch
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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Round 1 and Round 2 applications have closed. Apply now to express your interest in any remaining places. 

Semester 2

Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 1 semester
When Semester 2
Where Murdoch
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Express your interest in remaining places in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

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 - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 18 months
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Where Murdoch
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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Round 1 and Round 2 applications have closed. Apply now to express your interest in any remaining places. 

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Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 3 semesters
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Express your interest in remaining places in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

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

 

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Murdoch - Full Time-Self Paced

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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Round 1 and Round 2 applications have closed. Apply now to express your interest in any remaining places. 

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Murdoch - Full Time-Self Paced

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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Express your interest in remaining places in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

Certificate III in Health Services Assistance

National ID: HLT33115 | State ID: AWJ4

Do you have what it takes to care for people?

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

There are two different delivery types for this course, please view the information in the Duration section to choose the correct course for you.

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Mandurah - Full Time-Classroom

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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Round 1 and Round 2 applications have closed. Apply now to express your interest in any remaining places. 
Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Round 1 and Round 2 applications have closed. Apply now to express your interest in any remaining places. 
Rockingham - Full Time-Classroom

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This competitive course uses TAFE Admissions. Round 1 and Round 2 applications have closed. Apply now to express your interest in any remaining places. 

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Mandurah - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 1 semester
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Where Mandurah
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Express your interest in remaining places in Semester 1. 
Murdoch - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 1 semester
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Express your interest in remaining places in Semester 1. 
Rockingham - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 1 semester
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This course uses TAFE Admissions. Express your interest in remaining places in Semester 1. 

Course enquiry

Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.

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