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Diploma of Civil Construction Design

National ID: RII50515 | State ID: AZE3

The Diploma of Civil Construction Design reflects the role of personnel working as designers or design para-professionals who support professional engineers. They perform tasks involving a high level of autonomy and requiring the application of significant judgement in planning and determining the selection of equipment/roles/techniques for themselves and others.

They are required to develop site specific work designs to ensure the implementation of the client’s site requirements. They demonstrate the application of a broad range of technical, managerial, coordination and planning skills.

The course content has been designed and selected as recommended and supported by industry to ensure graduates have a strong understanding of Australian standards, business practices, national codes and guidelines.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

The Diploma of Civil Construction Design reflects the role of personnel working as designers or design para-professionals who support professional engineers.

Further Study Option(s)

Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Munster

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Munster Three 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

Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

National ID: UEE50511 | State ID: A160

Are you ready to join the ranks of electronics professionals?

Advance your career in electronics and communications with the Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering.  With this technical qualification, you will gain specialised knowledge and extensive skills across the electrical engineering field to progress towards a career as an engineering associate, technical officer, or electronic systems technician.

Gain these skills:

  • assemble, test, maintain, and troubleshoot a range of electronic components and devices
  • fault-find power supplies, amplifiers, communications systems, digital and microcontroller systems
  • write and test programs to control devices
  • commission and modify electronic systems
  • develop design briefs
  • supervise a team
  • workplace health and safety and sustainability practices

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an engineer associate in your selected area of study.

Further Study Option(s)

Become a specialist in your field with university study

This course has a university study pathway as at 28 October 2019.

Curtin University – Bachelor of Science (Multidisciplinary Science) – 100 Credits

Curtin University – Bachelor of Science (Computing) – 50 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.

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Thornlie

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Thornlie Three 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

Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering

National ID: UEE50111 | State ID: A155

Are you ready for a high-end technology career?

When you complete the Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering, you will gain the skills and knowledge to assemble, test, maintain, and troubleshoot a range of electronic devices and computer systems. You will develop your skills to fault-find digital and microcontroller systems, and develop skills in design, configuration and fault-finding computer networks. This course also includes PCB CAD design, microcontroller and object oriented code programming.

By completing this course at South Metropolitan TAFE you will also gain valuable skills in Cisco CCNA and Cisco Wireless.

Dual qualification: Students will have the opportunity to concurrently complete A160 UEE50511 Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering with this course, as many units are common to both courses. Contact South Metropolitan TAFE for more information.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification may lead to employment as an engineering associate/technical officer.

When you complete the Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering you will be well on your way to a career as an engineering associate, technical officer or computer systems technician.

Further StudyOption(s)

University

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Thornlie

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Thornlie Three 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

Diploma of Visual Arts

National ID: CUA51115 | State ID: AZL3

This qualification will develop your skills and knowledge across many media, and practice may incorporate ceramics, digital art, glasswork, drawing and illustration, jewellery making, painting, photomedia, printmaking, sculpture, textile design and wood design. You will have a sound grasp of the theory and history to critically analyse and synthesise information from a range of sources. You will further develop skills in arts and crafts, interpret and respond to a design brief and refine art techniques.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to work as an Art practitioner or be employed in government and commercial organisations.

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to work as an art practitioner or be employed in government and commercial organisations. 

Further Study Option(s)

Advanced Diploma and Degree qualifications in a range of arts-related disciplines

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

12 months

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
12 months Two semesters No No selection criteria
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Bunbury

  • 12 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Busselton

  • 12 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Margaret River

  • 12 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bunbury 12 months No No selection criteria
Busselton 12 months No No selection criteria
Margaret River 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 Early Childhood Education and Care

National ID: CHC50113 | State ID: J594

A fulfilling career helping children grow and develop

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care covers educators in children's services (early childhood). At this level educators have responsibility for supervision of other staff and volunteers. In most states it is the highest qualification required at director or service manager level for children's service centre based care and education.

This diploma will provide you with the skills and knowledge to lead a team in an Education and Care Service, provide care and meet the social, emotional, physical and educational needs of infants and young children in various care settings. You will learn about ethical work practices and legal requirements of the industry. You'll also gain advanced skills in care routines, working with families, observing and recording children's behaviour, working with culturally diverse clients and managing safety in the workplace. You will work closely with children from different backgrounds and cultures and provide care and support for them in various child care situations.

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

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Upon completion of the Diploma, you will become qualified to supervise other staff and volunteers. You will be equipped with the necessary skills to plan, implement and manage programs in early childhood services (0-12 years) in accordance with licensing, quality assurance and duty of care requirements.

This diploma will provide you with the skills and knowledge to manage the operation of a child care centre where you would be responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in early childhood services (0-5 years), in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. 

Job titles include:

  • Child Care Coordinator
  • Crèche Supervisor
  • Child Care Supervisor
  • Playgroup Leader

Further Study Option(s)

Graduates are eligible for university entry and credit

Course overview

View this course on Central Regional Tafe's website

Geraldton

  • 18 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Geraldton 18 months No No selection criteria
View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Leederville

Midland

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Leederville Three 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

Rockingham

Thornlie

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

Albany

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Bunbury

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Busselton

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Esperance

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Katanning

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Manjimup

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Margaret River

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Narrogin

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany Three semesters No No selection criteria
Bunbury Three semesters No No selection criteria
Busselton Three semesters No No selection criteria
Esperance Three semesters No No selection criteria
Katanning Three semesters No No selection criteria
Manjimup Three semesters No No selection criteria
Margaret River Three semesters No No selection criteria
Narrogin Three 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

Diploma of Engineering - Technical (Mechanical)

National ID: MEM50212 | State ID: WB84

Gear up for a career in engineering

This course will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge in electrical machinery, mechanical principles and mechanical equipment to produce drawings for design specifications.

The Diploma of Engineering - Technical (Mechanical) is geared toward mechanical design but does have some electrical, electronics and programming content.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an engineering technician.

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth Two semesters 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 Building and Construction (Building) (Builder's Registration)

National ID: CPC50210 | State ID: WA79

We have been producing skilled construction workers for over 50 years

This Diploma has close ties with the Builders Registration Board and gives you the practical skills to work as a builder on medium rise constructions. You will also supervise construction-planning processes.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a manager working on medium rise building projects under the direction of a builder. With appropriate industry experience you may apply to become a registered builder.

This Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) (Builder's Registration) prepares you for roles such as: Builder, Registered Builder, Project Builder, Building and Construction Manager. Other job titles may include Estimating and Office Administrator, Project Manager (Building & Construction), Building & Construction Supervisor and Building Site Manager.

Further StudyOption(s)

Advanced Diploma of Building andConstructionManagement or University

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth Two semesters 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 Youth Work

National ID: CHC50413 | State ID: J597

Youth Workers coordinate and manage the development and delivery of services and programs designed to address the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people.

During this course, you will learn skills that enable you to respond to young people in crisis and the ability to respond to critical situations as well as the management of finances, work safety and the work environment.

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

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a youth worker, case manager, residential support worker, community education worker and with suitable experience a senior case manager and coordinator.

Successful completion of this qualificationprovidesyou with the opportunity to become ayouthworker, juvenile justice worker, case manager, residential support worker and community education worker, youth and family service coordinator and youth support worker.

Further StudyOption(s)

Diploma of Counselling, Bachelor of Youth Work (ECU) or other Bachelor courses in Social Science and Social Work

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) Two semesters 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 Engineering - Technical

National ID: MEM50212 | State ID: J367

Are you ready for a technically advanced engineering career?

Advance your career with a technical engineering qualification. The Diploma of Engineering - Technical covers a diverse range of theoretical and technical skills for pursuing a career in the mechanical, mechatronic, manufacturing and maintenance engineering fields. This course emphasises the transfer of theoretical concepts to practical real-life applications to ensure our students graduate with job-ready skills. 

Gain these skills:

  • engineering drafting and design
  • analytical work involving manufacturing and fabrication techniques
  • application of engineering principlessystems and processes
  • drawing and designing mechanical equipment
  • maintain mechanical systems
  • workplace health and safety

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an engineering draftsperson/technician.

This course has a university study pathway as at 28 October 2019.

Further Study Option(s)

Advanced Diploma of Engineering

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Munster

  • One year
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Munster One year 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 Aviation (Aviation Management)

National ID: AVI50119 | State ID: BES4

Take to the skies in a management role

Prepare for a role in aviation management by learning how to perform ground operation duties in support of commercial or Defence aviation flight operations.

Learn to apply technical and non-technical aviation skills and knowledge in support of a wide range of aerodrome and air transport operations with autonomy, judgement and defined responsibility in known or changing contexts within broad but established parameters.

Gain these skills:

  • passenger, charter, cargo, emergency service and government operations

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this course prepares you for roles such as:

Aerodrome Manager| Aviation Manager | Operations Manager | Business Manager | Safety Manager.

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Jandakot

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

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