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Diploma of Sport

National ID: SIS50319 | State ID: BEU3

Turn your passion for sport into a career

The Diploma of Sport is designed with the career oriented, sports professional in mind and will provide you with a broad set of skills and knowledge to advance your career in the sport industry. You will develop essential business skills such as project management, leadership and marketing, along with coaching and managing participants to perform and excel. Graduates from this course will be able to seek employment from a range of state sporting organisations or associated governing bodies, work independently in the private sector or as a self-employed business owner.

Gain these skills

  • High performance coaching
  • Sport development management
  • Talent management
  • Events management
  • Community sport development

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this course prepares you for roles such as: Recreation Centre Manager| Sports Trainer|

Other job titles may include:

  • Community and Development Officer
  • Coordinator for Programs and Competitions
  • Development officer
  • Events Coordinator/Manager
  • Events management
  • High performance coach
  • Sport development manager
  • Sports Administrator
  • Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Talent manager
  • Volunteer Coordinator

Further Study Option(s)

Bachelor degree pathways in related fields may be available upon successful completion.

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Leederville

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Leederville Six months No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Diploma of Aquaculture

National ID: SFI50119 | State ID: BEJ2

This higher level qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to manage the operations of fish farms, marine farms and hatcheries. It is suitable for students that hold a certificate 3 in aquaculture or have substantial aquaculture industry experience.

Gain these skills:

  • Developing and implementing a breeding strategy
  • Planning ecologically sustainable practices
  • Biosecurity
  • Managing stock health
  • Developing a stock production plan and
  • Managing an aquaculture research trial. 

You will also learn skills in planning and designing a water supply and disposal system, and stock culture systems and structures. You will learn the skills necessary to supervise and manage staff.

The environments in which our graduates work include:

  • aquaculture farms or fishout/put-and-take operations
  • hatcheries and nurseries
  • live post-harvest holding facilities, such as processing plants, wholesalers or transporters
  • pet shops, public aquaria, zoos or other facilities with aquatic animals

Study in a specialised facility in the maritime heart of Fremantle:

Fremantle campus features extensive salt and freshwater aquaculture facilities, and experienced staff which offers plenty of relevant hands-on opportunities. Our staff have involved students in the culture and applied research projects of many marine and freshwater organisms over the last two decades including species such as abalone, dhufish, yellowtail kingfish, marron and barramundi.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this course prepares you for roles such as: Fish farm technician | Farmer/Breeder | Field Officer | Fisheries Officer | Operations Manager

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate II in Aquaculture, Diploma of Aquaculture

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Fremantle

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Fremantle Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Diploma of Information Technology [Advanced Networking]

National ID: ICT50120 | State ID: AC09

Gain advanced skills in networking and join this lucrative sector of the IT industry

When you complete the Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Networking) you will have all the skills needed to be successful in this in-demand industry. This course includes Cisco devices, Microsoft Server operating system, Linux operating system and VMware. All current industry standards are covered and you will gain real-world experience conducting help-desk support as part of your studies on our dedicated training network.

East Perth and Joondalup campuses have dedicated Training Networks and are registered as both Cisco Academy and Redhat Academy providers. Joondalup also offers Microsoft Imagine Academy as part of your studies.

New students who have not studied the course that precedes this qualification should contact the area to ensure they apply for the correct level of study.

North Metropolitan TAFE has an articulation agreement with Murdoch University.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification may prepare you for roles such as Computer Network Engineer | Computer Systems Integrator

Further Study Option(s)
North Metropolitan TAFE has an Articulation Agreement with Murdoch University

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth Two semesters No No selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Diploma of Information Technology [Advanced Programming]

National ID: ICT50120 | State ID: AC08

To infinity and beyond - this course could give you the perfect pathway to a successful career in IT

Boost your career in software development and programming with the Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Programming). It is the perfect course to help you achieve your aim. You'll gain the knowledge and skills to develop advanced apps using a variety of programming software and platforms such as Unity, Java, Python and C#

During your course, you will continue to increase your skill level you achieved by completing Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming) Programming. You will use current industry standards and emerging technology as you conduct LiveWorks Projects with industry partners.

New students who have not studied the course that precedes this qualification should contact the area to ensure they apply for the correct level of study.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification may prepare you for roles such as Assistant Software Developer

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Diploma of Community Services

National ID: CHC52015 | State ID: AWM0

Do you want to make a real difference?

Complete this qualification and you could be working in community services, case management or social housing, involved in the managing, co-ordinating and/or delivering of person-centred services to individuals, groups and communities.

You will have specialised skills in community services and work autonomously under broad directions from senior management, providing direct support to individuals or groups. You may also have responsibility for the supervision of other workers and volunteers and/or case managementprogram coordination or the development of new business opportunities.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Possible career options for graduates are Welfare Worker, Youth Worker, Developmental Worker, Home Care worker, Family Carer or Nursing Assistant. Graduates are able to work in aged care homes, youth shelters, State Government Family and Community Service Agencies, youth centres, aboriginal communities, community centres and local councils. Working for oneself through contract community work is also possible.

When you complete the Diploma of Community Services you'll be on your way to a team leading career as a program coordinator, early intervention worker, or case manager.

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Counselling, Graduates may be eligible for University entry into Social Science courses

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

Leederville

Midland

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Leederville Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Midland Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Armadale

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Bentley

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Murdoch

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Mandurah

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Armadale One semester No No selection criteria
Bentley One semester No No selection criteria
Murdoch One semester No No selection criteria
Mandurah One semester No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Diploma of Nursing

National ID: HLT54115 | State ID: AYZ3

Future proof your career by joining one of the most in demand professions- nursing!

As an enrolled nurse you can make a difference in a range of health care settings including hospitals, health clinics, community organisations or residential care. 

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.

You will gain skills that are relevant to current industry trends and practices and on completion you will be able to:

  • Assist in the provision of preventative, curative and rehabilitative nursing
  • Understand anatomy and physiology
  • Understand and implement infection control
  • Provide nursing care for the client
  • Understand legal and ethical parameters
  • Promote positive health
  • Understand health issues of Indigenous Australians
  • Contribute to the nutritional and mental health care of the clients

Entry to the Diploma of Nursing is very competitive. As part of an application for this course you will be required to sit and pass a 2 hour test on literacy and numeracy. This course has a mandatory work placement component that all students must complete.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an enrolled nurse.

Course overview

View this course on Central Regional Tafe's website

Geraldton

Kalgoorlie

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Geraldton Three semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Kalgoorlie Three semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)

Mount Lawley

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) Three semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Mount Lawley Three semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Murdoch

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Murdoch Three semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Bunbury

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bunbury 12 months Yes Academic achievement and work history

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Diploma of Business

National ID: BSB50215 | State ID: AVU9

Expand your business skills and learn to build effective relationships

When you complete the Diploma of Business, you will have what it takes for a career in both the government and private sectors.

You will gain the career enhancing knowledge and skills to build and manage a capable team, recruit the right people, develop your team's skills, and managing organisational risk.

You will acquire valuable experience in undertaking projects, facilitating effective meetings, managing risk and effectively using administrative and business information systems.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an executive officer, program consultant or program coordinator.

Further StudyOption(s)

Advanced Diploma of Business, a range ofotherAdvanced Diploma qualifications orUniversity

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth Three semesters No No selection criteria
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Bentley

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Rockingham

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Thornlie

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bentley One semester No No selection criteria
Rockingham One semester No No selection criteria
Thornlie One semester No No selection criteria
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Albany

  • 12 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Esperance

  • 12 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany 12 months No No selection criteria
Esperance 12 months No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Diploma of Building Design

National ID: CPP50911 | State ID: D772

Further your designing career in the building and construction industry

This course builds on the skills obtained in the Certificate IV in Residential Drafting and provides more drafting and design experience in ArchiCAD and Revit software for residential and small-scale building projects.

You will cover principles of energy efficient design and sustainability for design projects and occupational health and safety requirements for this booming industry.

Once you have completed this Diploma you will be able to work in a design office on commercial and residential projects with architects, builders, and project managers.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to work in residential projects, commercial and industrial projects or service outlets and warehouses.

Successful completion of this qualification prepares you for roles such as: Building Designer, Architectural Draftsperson and Building Drafter.Other job titles may include: Building Contractor and Architectural Drafter.

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Bunbury

  • 24 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bunbury 24 months No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Diploma of Process Plant Technology

National ID: PMA50116 | State ID: BAN5

This qualification is aimed at both professionals with experience working in the oil & gas and process plant technology industry looking to advance their career, and students without industry experience who would like a University qualification in Engineering.

It is a technical qualification for technologists or para-professionals who undertake projects such as plant modifications, energy and mass balances, risk management & safety cases either individually, or as part of a project team. They may have worked their way up through the process plant operation/technology certificate or may have entered the industry at this level, either from another industry or trade occupation.

The course is designed to qualify graduates to move into management roles.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Career outcomes within the oil & gas industry include Person in Charge (PIC) and Offshore Installation Manager (OIM), while other roles in the resource sector include Superintendent, Advanced Engineering Tradesperson, Project Analyst, Project Coordinator and more.

Further Study Option(s)

Advanced Diploma of Process Plant Technology

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Munster

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Munster One semester Yes Academic achievement and work history

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Diploma of Surveying

National ID: CPP50116 | State ID: BAI4

This course will further develop your skills by teaching you how to operate sophisticated surveying equipment and software for conducting more complex engineering surveys, including road design and set out surveys and more complex surveying tasks.

This Diploma has a focus on geodetic surveying including how to conduct geodetic surveys and perform computations. You will also develop industry-specific skills including how to design basic engineering structures and plan spatial data collection. A large selection of electives is available, such as producing maps for land management purposes, producing mine drawings and how to set out stormwater systems.

When you complete this Diploma, you will be eligible for an Associate membership of the Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute (Engineering and Mining Commission).

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification prepares you for roles such as senior technical officer, surveying assistant, and mine/engineering surveyor.

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

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