2020 COURSE GUIDE - tafeSA South Australia

 
2020 COURSE GUIDE - tafeSA South Australia
2020

ARTS & DESIGN
BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
BUSINESS & MARKETING
COMMUNITY SERVICES
EDUCATION & LANGUAGES
GOVERNMENT, PROPERTY
& LEGAL
HAIR & BEAUTY
HEALTH & LIFESTYLE
HOSPITALITY & TOURISM
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYY
MINING, ENGINEERING
& AUTOMOTIVE
PRIMARY INDUSTRIES
& SCIENCE

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                                     Work it

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2020 COURSE GUIDE - tafeSA South Australia
2020 COURSE GUIDE - tafeSA South Australia
CONTENTS
WELCOME                                           2        ARTS & DESIGN                                                           18
OUR RECONCILIATION JOURNEY                        3        BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION                                                 23
WHAT CAN TAFE SA DO FOR YOU?                      4        BUSINESS & MARKETING                                                    28
BE CONFIDENT WITH YOUR CHOICE                     5        COMMUNITY SERVICES                                                      33
WHEREVER YOU NEED US                              6        EDUCATION & LANGUAGES                                                   37
STATE-OF-THE-ART FACILITIES                       7        GOVERNMENT, PROPERTY & LEGAL                                            40
CAREERS OF THE FUTURE                             8        HAIR & BEAUTY                                                           43
APPRENTICESHIPS AND TRAINEESHIPS                  10       HEALTH & LIFESTYLE                                                      46
YOUR STUDY OPTIONS                                11       HOSPITALITY & TOURISM                                                   50
STUDENT SUPPORT                                   12       INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY                                                  55
SUPPORT FOR ABORIGINAL                            14       MINING, ENGINEERING & AUTOMOTIVE                                        58
AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER STUDENTS                        PRIMARY INDUSTRIES & SCIENCE                                            63
WHICH COURSE IS RIGHT FOR ME?                     16       NEXT STEPS                                                              68
GLOSSARY                                          17       CAREER FINDER                                                           69

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
OF COUNTRY
TAFE SA acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal
and Torres Strait Islander peoples of this nation. We
acknowledge the traditional custodians of the lands on
which our campuses are located and where we conduct
our business. We pay our respects to ancestors and
Elders, past and present. TAFE SA is committed to
honouring Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
peoples’ unique cultural and spiritual relationships to the
land, waters and seas and their rich contribution to society.

                                                                           Artwork: Peter Watts, Kurta Tirkandi – Learning Place
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WELCOME
WE’RE HERE
T O H E L P YO U
R E A C H YO U R
FULL POTENTIAL.

When you choose to study with TAFE SA, you’re joining an
alumni of more than one million students who have studied
with us since we were established in 1971.
Each year, we deliver training at over 300 locations right across
South Australia. Our courses cover more than 80 areas of industry
and activity, with flexible delivery options to suit your needs.
Our graduates are making the world a better place through the
application of their skills, knowledge and passion.

WE CAN’T WAIT FOR YOU TO JOIN US.
WE CAN’T WAIT TO WATCH YOU SOAR.

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O U R R E C O N C I L I AT I O N
TAFE SA acknowledges and pays respect to the past,          In 2018, TAFE SA began a new strategic journey
present and future Traditional Custodians and Elders        towards a Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP). As part of
of this nation. We value the rich and diverse histories,    this evolution, we’ve been proud to support community
cultures and languages of Aboriginal and Torres Strait      events. This has included holding a NAIDOC Week art
Islander Peoples.                                           exhibition in our gallery space at the Adelaide College
                                                            of the Arts, hosting ‘The Great Book Swap’ across
The passing on of knowledge is a central component
                                                            our libraries during Indigenous Literacy Week and
of Australia’s First Nations’ cultures. We stand,
                                                            sponsoring the NAIDOC SA Young Person of the
therefore, on a 65,000+ year history of learning and
                                                            Year Award. Moving forward, we will continue to
sharing information. As an educational institution,
                                                            support important milestones and do our best to
TAFE SA is inspired by this history and we’re
                                                            contribute to the project of national reconciliation.
committed to facilitating its continuation.
                                                            Above all else, TAFE SA recognises the need to provide
We have several programs dedicated to empowering
                                                            a learning space where our Aboriginal and Torres
our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.
                                                            Strait Islander students and staff feel culturally safe,
Since the early 1980s, we’ve had a presence in the
                                                            supported and valued. Through the expansion of our
Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands,
                                                            Aboriginal Cultural Safety training program to all staff,
providing key support and training services for local
                                                            we hope to build on our inclusive and multicultural
communities. Currently, we have six learning sites in the
                                                            environment. Whether you’re interested in vocational
APY Lands which offer work readiness and work skills.
                                                            education and training, a university pathway or a short
Skills development and accredited training in diverse
                                                            course, you will be supported and guided throughout
areas, including Hospitality, Community Services, and
                                                            your studies at TAFE SA.
Conservation and Land Management, are offered
with visiting lecturers. We provide specific training
and support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
students across metropolitan, regional and remote
areas of South Australia through TAFE SA’s Aboriginal
Access Centre.

                                                                           TAFE SA Training Support Officer, Anne Maree Cooper,
                                                                                      and South Australian Aboriginal Secondary
                                                                                       Training Academy student, Denzel Carter.
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W H AT C A N
D O F O R YO U
I AM...                                    I WANT...
A SCHOOL STUDENT                           A PATHWAY TO UNIVERSITY                 TO LEARN ON THE JOB
Gain a TAFE SA qualification while         Secure your future with a               Earn money from day one while
at secondary school with Vocational        TAFE SA dual offer course, where        you undertake an apprenticeship
Education and Training (VET) in            you can gain guaranteed entry           or traineeship. See page 10 for
Schools courses and                        into a connected university degree      more information.
the Training Guarantee for                 after successfully completing a
SACE Students (TGSS).                      TAFE SA qualification.                  WORKPLACE TRAINING
                                                                                   FOR MY STAFF
ALREADY IN THE WORKFORCE                   Credit transfer is also available for   Tailor training to your group, team
Stay on top of your game with              many courses. This recognises           or business with customised
professional development courses.          study you have already completed        training. We can deliver training
Regulatory and licensing courses           at TAFE SA and may shorten              to benefit your organisation, and
that meet specific workplace               the length of time to complete a        deliver it on-the-job, on campus or
requirements, such as working              university degree. See page 17          online. See tafesa.edu.au/industry
with children or safety compliance,        for more information.
                                                                                   TO LEARN A NEW SKILL, QUICKLY
enable you to enhance your
                                           TO CHANGE CAREERS                       Whether you are starting out and
skill set.
                                           With a range of courses available       looking to get into a particular
LOOKING TO RE-ENTER                        online, part-time, off-campus           industry, wanting to gain additional
THE WORKFORCE                              and after hours, TAFE SA’s flexible     skills and upskill for work, or
Our range of foundation and entry          learning options allow you to           exploring a new hobby for general
level courses will prepare you to          fit study in with your lifestyle.       interest, we have short courses for
enter the workforce and achieve            Our courses are developed               anyone and everyone.
your career goals. This includes           with industry to ensure you
literacy, numeracy and women’s             graduate job-ready.
education courses.

AN INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
Whether you are looking for an
                                                                               TA F E
award course, a packaged pathway                                                SA
to university or simply wishing to
improve your English language
skills, we have courses to suit.
See tafesa.edu.au/international

CAN’T FIND WHAT YOU’RE LOOKING FOR?
We have courses for everyone.
Visit tafesa.edu.au for more information
                                                                     UNI                      WORK
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W I T H YO U R C H O I C E

TAFE SA courses are known        Our expert lecturers provide     Our qualifications
for being highly practical.      hands-on, job-ready learning     are nationally recognised.
We consult with industry         thanks to close links with
and make regular updates         potential employers.
to ensure they stay that way.

There are courses to             With a huge presence             TAFE SA can be more
support virtually every          state-wide, we’re bound          affordable than university.
interest or career path.         to be near you.

Study slots in with you.         We recognise prior               We offer world-class
Choose full-time or part-time,   learning and experience          facilities with significant
classroom-based, external or     to reduce study time             input into campus design
online study.                    and costs.                       from industry experts.
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WHEREVER

TRAINING FOR ALL SOUTH AUSTRALIANS
TAFE SA delivers training at over 300 locations,
with almost 250 of these in regional South Australia.
We bring training to the door of thousands of workers
and job seekers by delivering training in libraries,
council chambers, construction sites, wineries,
restaurants, hotels, shearing sheds, sports clubs,
in the workplace and at our campuses.

                                                                         ON THE MOVE
                                                                         TAFE SA’s Hair and Beauty mobile
                                                                         training salon ‘Priscilla’ is designed
                                                                         to deliver hair, beauty and make-up
                                                                         training throughout metropolitan
                                                                         and regional South Australia.
                                                                         The mobile salon offers flexible and
                                                                         demand-driven training options that
                                                                         meet the needs of students, schools
                                                                         and employers.

    ‘Priscilla’

Main photo: Murray River, Ben Goode
                                           TAFE SA training in Port Lincoln
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S TAT E - O F - T H E - A R T
ADELAIDE COLLEGE OF THE ARTS            REGENCY INTERNATIONAL CENTRE                  ADVANCED WELDER
Centrally located in Adelaide,          The Regency International                     TRAINING CENTRE
Adelaide College of the Arts is         Centre is a world-class facility              TAFE SA’s brand new Advanced
Australia’s only tertiary institution   that delivers training in cookery,            Welder Training Centre is home
housing the study of performing         hospitality, bakery, butchery and             to 12 welding simulators, which
arts, visual arts and design all in     food processing. It boasts a                  are the most advanced simulators
one building. Boasting industry-        state-of-the-art brewery, cheese-             of their kind in the world. The
standard performance and                making facility, coffee academy,              new simulators ensure that local
exhibition spaces, workshops and        wine sensory rooms, training                  welders are ready to respond to
studios, it was purpose-designed to     bars and restaurants, commercial              the increased demand for their
achieve excellence in arts training.    kitchens and bakeries, and runs               skills in advanced manufacturing
                                        industry-based courses through                and as part of the naval
TONSLEY                                 these facilities.                             shipbuilding program.
TAFE SA’s Tonsley campus
provides nearly 45,000m2 of             MINING, ENGINEERING                           CENTRE FOR DENTAL STUDIES
world-class, energy efficient,          AND TRANSPORT CENTRE                          Part of the South Australian
trade training infrastructure for       The Mining, Engineering and                   Broadband Research and
the $4.5 billion South Australian       Transport Centre is a purpose-                Education Network (SABRENet),
building and construction industry.     built training facility at the TAFE SA        the Centre for Dental Studies is a
Tonsley brings together all the         Regency Campus which supports                 36-station dental laboratory and
building trades under one roof,         the growth in the mining, civil and           a 28-chair dental clinic with a
enabling students to learn and          mechanical engineering, advanced              demonstration area that utilises
work together as they’ll be required    manufacturing, transport and                  intraoral and extraoral cameras.
to do in the industry.                  defence industries.
                                                                                      VETERINARY AND
                                                                                      APPLIED SCIENCE CENTRE
                                                                                      The only facility in South Australia
                                                                                      providing vocational training for the
                                                                                      applied sciences, biotechnology,
                                                                                      veterinary nursing and animal
                                                                                      industries.

 Tonsley
                                                             Adelaide College of the Arts

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CAREERS
FUTURE
At TAFE SA, you will develop the skills     GROWING INDUSTRIES
employers want. We make sure our            Here are some of the exciting
                                            industries that TAFE SA can
qualifications are up-to-date and cutting   prepare you for:
edge to ensure the students of today will
                                            DEFENCE
be the successful workers of tomorrow.      A continuous naval shipbuilding
                                            program - including nine frigates and
As a new generation of jobs evolves in      twelve submarines - is planned for
                                            Adelaide over the next 30 years and
South Australia, now is the time to get     beyond.

job ready and prepare for a career in one   Highly skilled designers, tradespeople
                                            and engineers will be in demand, and
of the industry areas poised for growth.    businesses supplying the shipbuilders
                                            will also be hiring. Together, this
                                            means a variety of jobs in small to
                                            large defence industry companies and
                                            TAFE SA has the courses to match.

                                            Take your pick from technical design,
                                            welding and fabrication, engineering,
                                            air-conditioning and refrigeration,
                                            electrical, electronics, IT, project
                                            management, workplace health
                                            and safety and more.

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COMPUTER GENERATED IMAGERY             CYBER SECURITY                              RENEWABLE ENERGY
(CGI) & VISUAL EFFECTS (VFX)           Cyber security is set for                   The South Australian Government
South Australia is quickly             extraordinary growth, with an               is committed to maximising the
becoming a hub for CGI and             estimated 11,000 new jobs to be             economic and job opportunities
visual effects, thanks to the State    created in Adelaide over the next           associated with renewable energy
Government’s investment in the         decade thanks to the opening of             and energy storage projects to
SA Film Corporation’s Screen           the Australian Government’s Joint           help meet both our energy needs
Production Investment Fund. The        Cyber Security Centre.                      and Australia’s Paris climate
South Australian screen industry                                                   emission agreements.
                                       A new cyber security traineeship
contributed a record $119.5 million
                                       has been announced by the State             Focus areas include large-scale
to the state’s economy in the last
                                       Government, which students can              renewable energy generation and
financial year alone, thanks to
                                       undertake with TAFE SA while they           storage, demand-side energy, and
feature films shot here including
                                       learn on the job.                           supply-chain development of low
Storm Boy and I am Mother,
                                                                                   carbon technologies. TAFE SA is
with more on the horizon. This         TAFE SA’s Certificate IV in Cyber
                                                                                   ready to equip students with the
translates to thousands of new         Security (22334VIC) is the first
                                                                                   skills needed to succeed in this
jobs for South Australians, and        national skills-based certificate level
                                                                                   exciting industry with our Electrical
TAFE SA has the courses and            qualification, giving our graduates
                                                                                   and Renewable Energy courses.
links with industry to equip           the skills they need for employment
students with the skills they          in an exciting industry.
need to work in this exciting field.

                                                                                                85%                               *
                                                       85%
                                                       OF TAFE SA
                                                                           *                    OF TAFE SA
                                                                                                GRADUATES
                                                                                                ARE SATISFIED
                                                                                                WITH THE
                                                       GRADUATES
                                                       OR CONTINUE
                                                       STUDYING                                 OF TRAINING

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APPRENTICESHIPS
  TRAINEESHIPS
LEARN ON THE JOB                                       WORK-BASED
You can learn on the job in
all sorts of workplaces and
                                                             Receive structured training.
roles. Most of us know about
apprenticeships in the building
trades, but you can also study                               Gain a nationally
                                                             recognised qualification.
while you work in other areas.
In fact, you can start your
apprenticeship or traineeship                                Earn a wage.
while you’re still at school.
Apprenticeships and traineeships
are available for courses in                           SCHOOL-BASED
animal studies, arts and design,
automotive, children’s education                             Get experience in
and care, dental assisting,                                  your chosen field.
electronics, hairdressing,
hospitality, IT, library studies,                            Earn credit toward your
local government, primary                                    SACE or equivalent.
industries, tourism and business.
Courses which can be                                         Continue working once
completed as an apprentice                                   you finish school.
and/or trainee are indicated in
the course listings of this guide.
Visit tafesa.edu.au for more
information.

TOP 5 REASONS FOR DOING AN APPRENTICESHIP OR TRAINEESHIP

1                           2                               3                             4                           5
                                                                                          VALUABLE
                            CAREER                          EARN WHILE                    ON-THE-JOB                  LEARN FROM
EMPLOYABILITY               OPTIONS                         YOU LEARN                     EXPERIENCE                  THE BEST
An apprenticeship or        There are over 400              As an apprentice or trainee   Doing an apprenticeship     Do it like the
traineeship gives you       professions ranging             you are paid a wage whilst    or traineeship gives you    professionals and
the chance to build         from traditional trades,        achieving a nationally        real workplace experience   learn step-by-step
transferable skills that    engineering and media           recognised qualification.     and will help you climb     from the best in
attract employers, making   to retail, business and                                       the career ladder, giving   the business.
you more job-ready.         financial services.                                           you the chance to find
                                                                                          out what is best for you
                                                                                          along the way.
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                            S T U DY O P T I O N S
LEARN ONLINE                       FACE-TO-FACE LEARNING                     SIMULATED BUSINESS
Online courses require you to      With learning sites across South          ENVIRONMENT
have access to a computer          Australia, there is plenty of choice      Get experience working in a range
with an internet connection        for students who prefer to learn          of real-life business functions
and you may be required to         face-to-face with our expert              – from administration, sales
participate in assessments         lecturers. Our state-of-the-art           and marketing to finance and
with other students or your        facilities ensure you have access         purchasing – via our Simulated
lecturer via Skype.                to the latest learning technologies.      Business learning environment.
                                                                             Set up to look like a real office or
Most TAFE SA program
                                   BLENDED DELIVERY                          retail space, it uses a simulated
areas offer the option to
                                   Depending on your course, you             economy where students operate
complete some or all of your
                                   may be able to study a combination        and trade online with other
study online. You can still
                                   of online, face-to-face learning,         students across Australia.
count on support from your
lecturers, plenty of interaction   on campus and off campus.                 You’ll be able to take your
with other students through                                                  communication, problem-solving,
email, forums and chat             PART-TIME                                 team-building, time-management
groups, and easy access to         Many courses are available to             and planning skills to the next level.
online assessments and             study part-time, which allows you
                                                                             Modelled on the workplaces
study resources.                   to fit study in around your lifestyle
                                                                             of industry mentors and current
                                   and work commitments.
                                                                             industry practice, programs
        Learn at your own                                                    ensure students develop the
        pace and place.
                                                                             skills employers expect.
        Balance work,
        family and study.

        Form virtual
        study groups.

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STUDENT SUPPORT

At TAFE SA, we strive to make our education programs
as inclusive as possible to ensure students can access
the opportunities and guidance they need to get the
best possible learning and career outcomes.
ABORIGINAL AND TORRES                 CAREERS AND PATHWAYS                    COUNSELLING AND
STRAIT ISLANDER STUDENTS              Our career support can help you         WELFARE SUPPORT
                                      identify what you want out              If you’re experiencing problems
TAFE SA’s Aboriginal Access
                                      of study. It includes:                  that have an impact on your study,
Centre (AAC) provides support
                                                                              we can help you build the resilience
for Aboriginal and Torres Strait      > setting vocational goals based
                                                                              and wellbeing that you need for
Islander students through a variety     on your strengths
                                                                              life’s ups and downs:
of programs. See page 14 for
                                      > developing a career plan
more information.                                                             > dealing with study stress
                                      > investigating career opportunities.
CHILDCARE                                                                     > motivation and organising
TAFE SA has childcare centres         Career and study pathway                  your time
at the Port Adelaide, Port Lincoln,   guidance is available for
                                                                              > feeling anxious or depressed
Tea Tree Gully and Whyalla            prospective students, including
                                      those with complex needs.               > relationship issues or conflict
campuses, offering students with
children priority access to casual,   tafesa.edu.au/career-services           > financial or welfare issues
part-time and full-time places.                                               > coping with change or crisis.
                                                                              tafesa.edu.au/counselling

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DISABILITY SUPPORT                    LEARNER SUPPORT SERVICES              LIBRARIES
TAFE SA provides tailored support     Learner support services provide      Our extensive state-wide
to students with disabilities,        additional case management            library network provides books,
mental health and other medical       support for disadvantaged             magazines, videos, online
conditions to make sure your          students. This support addresses      resources and databases in your
learning isn’t compromised.           barriers to learning, supports        subject areas, in both print and
Services include information          retention in training and helps       electronic formats. Subject specific
and guidance, individual access       students complete qualifications      resources and study guides,
plans, assistive technology and       and move on to employment.            combined with classes in study
equipment, Auslan interpreting                                              skills and research, are designed
and other specialised services.       LEARNING AND STUDY                    to support your learning and
                                      Students can access a range of        study needs.
tafesa.edu.au/disability              flexible academic support options
                                      including access to Studiosity, our
LANGUAGE AND
FOUNDATION SKILLS                     free after-hours online academic
Studying at TAFE SA requires          tutoring service that offers on-
that you have functional levels       demand, one-on-one assistance
of English literacy and numeracy      by qualified tutors.
skills before you apply for and       tafesa.edu.au/services/
enrol in a course.                    learning-support
Foundation skills courses can help
students who need assistance with
reading, writing and maths as well
as broader skills in communication,
problem-solving, teamwork and
technology that are necessary to
get ready for study or work.

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SUPPORT
ABORIGINAL
    TORRES
STRAIT
ISLANDER
STUDENTS
TAFE SA’s Aboriginal Access Centre         COURSES ARE CURRENTLY
                                           AVAILABLE IN:
delivers an exciting and innovative        > Digital media and technology
                                           > Community services
range of programs to Aboriginal and        > Health support services
Torres Strait Islander people across       > Family wellbeing
                                           > Horticulture
South Australia, including in regional     > Conservation land management
                                           > Training and assessment
and remote locations.                      > Community development
                                           > Driver education.

                                           LICENSING SHORT COURSES
                                           ARE ALSO AVAILABLE IN:
                                           > White Card – Prepare to Work
                                             Safely in the Construction Industry
                                             · Prepare to work safely in the construction
                                               industry (CPCCWHS1001)

                                           > Work Safely at Heights
                                             · Work safely at heights (RIIWHS204D)
                                           > Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck
                                             · Licence to operate a forklift truck (TLILIC0003)
                                           > Enter and Work in Confined
                                             Spaces
                                             · Enter and work in confined spaces
                                               (RIIWHS202D)

                                           The Centre can also assist students
                                           with enrolments into a wide range
                                           of other TAFE SA qualifications.
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STUDENT SUPPORT                          FEE HELP
Training Support Officers are            Students may be eligible for
available for students to develop        financial assistance for a portion
individual learning plans to map         of their TAFE SA course fees
pathways to higher education or          through the Aboriginal Access
employment. The Training Support         Centre’s Equity Grants.
Officer also works closely with          For more information visit
lecturers to ensure students have        tafesa.edu.au/services/
the support they need.                   aboriginal-support
The Aboriginal Tutorial
Assistance Scheme (ATAS)
provides free tutoring assistance
to Aboriginal and Torres Strait
Islander students who are enrolled
in a TAFE SA course or training
program at the following level:
> Certificate II qualifications that
  lead to a Certificate III or higher,
  or employment
> Certificate III qualifications
  or higher
Eligible full-time students have
access to 2 hours per week
for 34 weeks.

                                                                               >   Artwork: Peter Watts, Kurta Tirkandi – Learning Place

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WHICH COURSE
        FOR ME
                                  SOME QUESTIONS
                                 TO GET YOU STARTED

                                                                             What did you
     Where do you                                                           want to be when
     see yourself in                                What do you            you were younger,
       five years?          Whose work do        enjoy doing in your           and why?
                             you admire?             spare time?

                                                              What do your friends
                                                                and family think
                                                               you’d be good at?

                                                                   What are your
                                                                transferable skills?
           OR MAYBE YOU’RE
             LOOKING FOR A
            CAREER CHANGE
                                                                What jobs require
                                                                  these skills?

                                                              What gaps can you fill
                                                              with some further study
                                                             to progress your career?

Make the most of TAFE SA’s Career Services which include a career planning worksheet, personal
strengths analysis, personality and career motivation tests, and more. tafesa.edu.au/career-services

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G L O S S A RY
CREDIT TRANSFER TO                 DUAL OFFER COURSES
UNIVERSITY DEGREES                 Secure your pathway to university                   Certificate I
TAFE SA has many credit            and gain a competitive edge by         Gain basic skills and conduct routine tasks.
transfer agreements with           studying a dual offer course.
universities for TAFE SA           Dual offer courses enable you to
graduates. These can provide       apply for a TAFE SA qualification
                                                                                      Certificate II
some advanced standing in                                                   Develop basic operational knowledge
                                   and a connected university
                                                                            and problem-solve under supervision.
university courses should you      program at the same time.
wish to use your TAFE SA study
to undertake further education.    You will gain guaranteed entry                     Certificate III
                                   with credit into the university
Courses that have a credit                                                  Be able to use theoretical knowledge
                                   degree after successfully                 and problem-solve independently.
transfer agreement are indicated
                                   completing the TAFE SA
by the CT column in the
                                   qualification. This will give
following pages.
                                   you both vocational and                            Certificate IV
If there is no formal credit       academic qualifications.               Use your broad knowledge base to analyse
agreement for your course,                                                   and apply skills to different contexts.
                                   tafesa.edu.au/dual-offer
you can apply directly to the
university for credit into your
degree. The university will                                                              Diploma
assess your evidence on a                                                     Acquire in-depth knowledge and
                                                                             advanced skills to work in technical
case-by-case basis.
                                                                                 or management settings.
tafesa.edu.au/credit-transfer

                                                                                 Advanced Diploma
                                                                          Apply complex techniques and specialist
                                                                        knowledge and be responsible for outcomes.

                                                                                  Associate Degree
                                                                           Understand and interpret key concepts
                                                                              and theories in a chosen field.

                                                                                   Bachelor Degree
                                                                        Apply skills based on comprehensive knowledge
                                                                                learnt in a professional context.

                                                                                Graduate Certificate
                                                                                    & Diploma
                                                                         Broaden existing skills or acquire knowledge
                                                                            and skills in a new professional area.

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ARTS
DESIGN
A career as an artist or designer calls for a
creative vision, an interest in exploring new
ideas, a strong aesthetic, a keen eye for
detail and sense of form and colour.

These can be applied in a variety of settings
– working independently as a freelancer or
as part of a team. Develop skills to turn your
                                            our
creative talents into a rewarding careerr by
gaining the confidence, interpersonalal skills
and networking ability to work across
                                  cross many
diverse andd exciting industries.

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LEARN
FASHION                                      MUSIC & SOUND PRODUCTION
Combine your creative vision with the        Master composition, arrangement and
technical skills needed to succeed. You      performance or operate audio equipment
can even transition to a bachelor degree     like a pro to edit, mix and produce
in partnership with Flinders University.     recordings, all while learning about the
                                             music business at large.
FLORISTRY
Flourish in floristry by mastering           PERFORMING ARTS
preparation, assembly and display            Study acting and dance, as well as
techniques, together with design             a range of behind the scenes roles.
insights and business and customer           Whether you like to tread the boards,
service skills.                              or prefer a supporting role, our courses
                                             develop your personal strengths and
                                                                                                   . 
GRAPHIC DESIGN                               provide you with professional skills
Prepare for a career in producing artwork,   to meet the demand of the rich and
page layouts, electronic and print           rewarding arts and culture sector.          TECHNICAL PRODUCTION
publications for a range of clients                                                      Run the show by learning the ins and
and audiences.                               PHOTOGRAPHY                                 outs of stage management and design,
                                             Study all aspects of photography and        lighting, staging, set construction/props
INTERIOR DESIGN
INTE                                         photo imaging, including digital post       and scenic art. Students collaborate
Inject life into interior spaces in          processing. Learn how to produce            with performing artists on acting and
residential, commercial and institutional    images for media, commercial and            dance shows, and work on live music
settings by providing advice and practical   domestic portraits. You’ll also build the   performances.
soluti
solutions on finishes and furnishings.       skills and knowledge needed to set up
                                             your own business.                          VISUAL ARTS
                                                                                         Hone your craft as you explore
                                             SCREEN & MEDIA                              traditional and contemporary practices
                                             Take your ideas from storyboard to TV,      relating to ceramics, digital media,
                                             cinema, mobile and computer screens,        drawing, jewellery, painting, printmaking
                                             incorporating Computer Generated            or sculpture.
                                             Imagery (CGI) and Visual Effects (VFX)
                                             or game art development.

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WORK
ACTOR // ANIMATOR // ARTIST // ARTS ADMINISTRATOR // COSTUME DESIGNER //
DANCER // DIGITAL GAMES DESIGNER // FASHION DESIGNER //
FILM/STAGE/TV/RADIO DIRECTOR // FLORIST //GRAPHIC DESIGNER //
INTERIOR DECORATOR // JEWELLER // MILLINER // MULTIMEDIA DEVELOPER //
MUSICIAN // PHOTOGRAPHER // PRINTER // SCENERY AND SET CONSTRUCTOR //
SCULPTOR // SOUND ENGINEER // STAGE MANAGER // + MORE

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LEVEL                       COURSE NAME                                                     A/T DOC
                                                                                                D     CT   O   DS
FASHION
Certificate II               Applied Fashion Design and Technology (MST20616)

Certificate III              Applied Fashion Design and Technology (MST30816)

Certificate IV               Millinery (MST40416)

Advanced Diploma             Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising (MST60116)                      •
Bachelor                     Creative Arts (Costume Design) (UNIFL0007)

Bachelor                     Creative Arts (Fashion) (UNIFL0004)

FLORISTRY
Certificate II               Floristry (Assistant) (SFL20115)

Certificate III              Floristry (SFL30115)                                           •
GRAPHIC DESIGN
Certificate III              Print Communications (ICP31415)                                •
Certificate IV               Design (CUA40715)                                                        •
Diploma                      Graphic Design (CUA50715)                                                •
Advanced Diploma             Graphic Design (CUA60315)                                           •    •
INTERIOR DESIGN
Certificate IV               Design of Kitchens, Bathrooms and Interior Spaces (MSF40313)                  •
Certificate IV               Interior Decoration (MSF40113)                                                •
Diploma                      Interior Design and Decoration (MSF50213)                                •    •
Advanced Diploma             Interior Design (MSF60113)                                          •    •    •
MUSIC & SOUND PRODUCTION
Certificate III              Music Industry (Performance) (CUA30915)

Certificate IV               Music Industry (Performance) (CUA40915)

Certificate IV               Music Industry (Sound Production) (CUA40915)

Diploma                      Music Industry (Performance) (CUA50815)                                  •
Diploma                      Music Industry (Sound Production) (CUA50815)                             •
PERFORMING ARTS
Certificate IV               Dance (CUA40113)

Advanced Diploma             Performing Arts (Acting) (10560NAT)

Bachelor                     Creative Arts (Dance) (UNIFL0001)

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LEVEL                       COURSE NAME                                                      A/T DOC   CT   O   DS
PHOTOGRAPHY
Certificate IV               Photography and Photo Imaging (CUA41115)                                  •
Diploma                      Photography and Photo Imaging (CUA50915)                                  •
SCREEN & MEDIA
Certificate III              Screen and Media (CUA31015)
                             3D & VFX Foundation and Music Video Production streams

Diploma                      Screen and Media (CUA51015)                                               •        •
                             CGI & VFX, Game Art, Film & TV and Simulation & Serious Games

Advanced Diploma             Screen and Media (CUA60615)                                          •    •
                             CGI & VFX, Game Art and Film & TV Production streams

TECHNICAL PRODUCTION
Certificate III              Live Production and Services (CUA30415)                         •
Certificate IV               Live Production and Technical Services (CUA40415)               •
VISUAL ARTS
Certificate III              Jewellery Manufacture (MEM30605)                                •
Certificate IV               Arts Administration (CUA40815)                                            •
Certificate IV               Visual Arts (CUA41315)                                                    •
Bachelor                     Creative Arts (Visual Arts) (UNIFL0003)

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BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION

BUILDING
CONSTRUCTION
If you love working
                 ing with your hands or like
to see your efforts
                 rts come to life in bricks
and mortar, a dynamic
                 ynamic and in-demand role
in the building and
                 nd construction industries
may be the rightt choice for you. TAFE SA
                ursue many different career
can help you pursue
paths – through trade certificates, diplomass
and even degrees es – that can lead to
self-employmentt and small business
opportunities, ass well as rewarding work
in a wide range of professional contexts.

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LEARN

                                                                                       ELECTRICAL &
                                                                                       RENEWABLE ENERGY
                                                                                       Get future-fit in this dynamic sector
                                                                                       with courses covering new technologies
                                                                                       in solar power and energy efficiency.

                                                                                       PLUMBING & WATER OPERATIONS
                                                                                       Get all the skills you need to set up
                                                                                       water and gas supply systems, drainage
                                           AIR-CONDITIONING                            systems, heating and cooling systems,
                                           & REFRIGERATION                             and install hot water units and guttering,
                                           Get the theory and practical skills to      or set yourself up to work with water
                                           install, maintain and repair systems in     utilities, water reuse schemes and
                                           all types of settings – from domestic,      wastewater treatment plants.
                                           commercial and industrial to military
                                           and scientific.                             PAINTING & DECORATING
                                                                                       Make a splash with paints, stains,
                                           BUILDING, DESIGN & DRAFTING                 varnishes, texture coatings and
                                           Skill up on architectural drafting and      wallpaper, learn how to remove
                                           building design to bring residential,       and replace doors and windows, colour-
                                           commercial and industrial ideas to life.    match paints and other finishes, and
                                                                                       deal with lead and asbestos safely.
                                           BUILDING TRADES
                                           Whatever trade you have in mind,            SIGNWRITING
                                           all the knowledge and skills required       Learn how to design and fabricate
                                           by the building industry are here for       signage, measure and calculate
                                           your choosing.                              specifications, produce digital and
                                                                                       vinyl signs, apply fasteners and fixings,
                                           CARPENTRY & FURNITURE MAKING                use a rotary router and more.
                                           Whether you want to work with
                                           contemporary or antique furniture,          WET TRADES
                                           domestic or shop fittings, you can learn    Whether you’re keen on laying bricks or
                                           to interpret specifications and drawings,   blocks, or constructing mouldings, get
                                           use specialised machines and employ         the theory and skills to make sure your
                                           different hand techniques.                  work holds up.

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WORK
AIR-CONDITIONING INSTALLER AND SERVICE TECHNICIAN //
BRICKLAYER // BUILDER // CABINETMAKER // CARPENTER //
DRAFTSPERSON // ELECTRICAL TECHNICAL OFFICER //
ESTIMATOR // FLOOR INSTALLER // GLAZIER // JOINER //
PAINTER AND DECORATOR // PLASTERER // PLUMBER //
REFRIGERATION MECHANIC // ROOF PLUMBER //
SIGNAGE AND GRAPHICS INDUSTRY WORKER // TILER //
WATER OPERATOR // + MORE

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LEVEL                          COURSE NAME                                                A/T DOC   CT   O   DS
AIR-CONDITIONING & REFRIGERATION
Certificate II                  Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways (FSK20113)                           •
                                Focus on air-conditioning and refrigeration

Certificate III                 Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration (UEE32211)             •                  •
Certificate IV                  Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Servicing (UEE42711)                      •
BUILDING, DESIGN & DRAFTING
Certificate IV                  Building and Construction (Building) (CPC40110)

Certificate IV                  Building and Construction (Estimating) (CPC40308)

Certificate IV                  Building and Construction (Site Management) (CPC40508)

Certificate IV                  Building Design Drafting (CPP40115)

Diploma                         Building and Construction (Building) (CPC50210)                •    •
Diploma                         Building and Construction (Management) (CPC50308)                        •
Diploma                         Building Design (CPP50911)                                     •    •
BUILDING TRADES
Certificate II                  Construction Pathways (CPC20211)
                                Focus on bricklaying, tiling and plastering

Certificate III                 Flooring Technology (MSF30813)                            •
Certificate III                 Roof Tiling (CPC30812)                                    •
Certificate III                 Wall and Ceiling Lining (CPC31211)                        •
Courses also available in Glass and Glazing. Visit tafesa.edu.au

CARPENTRY & FURNITURE MAKING
Certificate II                  Construction Pathways (CPC20211)
                                Focus on carpentry and joinery

Certificate II                  Furniture Finishing (MSF20213)

Certificate III                 Cabinet Making (MSF31113)                                 •
Certificate III                 Carpentry (CPC30211)                                      •
Certificate III                 Carpentry and Joinery (CPC32011)                          •
Certificate III                 Furniture Finishing (MSF30113)                            •
Certificate III                 Furniture Making (MSF30213)                               •
Certificate III                 Joinery (CPC31912)                                        •

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LEVEL              COURSE NAME                                                        A/T DOC   CT   O   DS
ELECTRICAL & RENEWABLE ENERGY
Certificate II     Electrotechnology (Career Start) (UEE22011)                                           •
Certificate III    Electrotechnology Electrician (UEE30811)                            •                 •
Certificate III    Instrumentation and Control (UEE31211)                              •                 •
Certificate IV     Electrical – Instrumentation (UEE40411)                                               •
Certificate IV     Instrumentation and Control (UEE42211)                                                •
Diploma            Electrical Engineering (UEE50411)                                            •        •
Associate Degree   Electrical Engineering (CRS1400352)                                     •    •        •
PLUMBING & WATER OPERATIONS
Certificate II     Plumbing (pre-apprenticeship) (22304VIC)                                              •
Certificate III    Plumbing (CPC32413)                                                 •                 •
Certificate III    Roof Plumbing (CPC32612)                                            •
Certificate III    Water Industry Operations (Networks) (NWP30215)                                       •
Certificate III    Water Industry Treatment (Drinking Water) (NWP30315)                                  •
Certificate III    Water Industry Treatment (Wastewater) (NWP30315)                                      •
Certificate IV     Plumbing and Services (Hydraulic Services Design) (CPC40912)                          •
Certificate IV     Plumbing and Services (Operations) (CPC40912)                                         •
SIGNAGE, PAINTING & DECORATING
Certificate II     Construction Pathways (CPC20211)                                                      •
                   Focus on painting and decorating

Certificate III    Painting and Decorating (CPC30611)                                  •                 •
Certificate III    Signage and Graphics (CPC30216)                                     •                 •
WET TRADES
Certificate III    Bricklaying/Blocklaying (CPC30111)                                  •
Certificate III    Solid Plastering (CPC31011)                                         •
Certificate III    Wall and Floor Tiling (CPC31311)                                    •

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BUSINESS
MARKETING
If the idea of managing money, people or
projects gets you excited, you can choose   e
from careers as varied as accounting,
business, retail, management, health
administration, practice management,
project management and marketing.
With the right qualifications, you could start
your own business or work in government
and small or large enterprises. You can
make sure you’re up to speed with
technology, continue to build your skills
with our professional development and
short courses, or go on to further study
at university.

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                                                                                       Leads

LEARN
                                                                                                 Prospects

                                                                                                             Customers
ACCOUNTING & BOOKKEEPING                MANAGEMENT
Get qualified to work in a variety of   Provide strategic leadership to help
                                                                           p
financial services positions where      guide the work of others and of
you can maintain financial and tax      businesses as a whole.
records, process journal entries,
prepare financial reports, process      RETAIL
payroll and use workplace technology    Get ready for retail by studying
                                                                       g buying,
and accounting software packages.       selling and marketing for a diverse
                                                                       erse range
Train to provide customer service       of businesses.
support in accounting and assist in
checking financial transactions.        SALES & MARKETING
                                        Careers in marketing, advertising,ng,
FINANCIAL SERVICES                      social media, business and sales les can
Develop the skills and knowledge        be exciting and full of variety. Learn the
required to pursue a career in          core principles and how to apply ply them
commercial lending and                  in a variety of contexts.
financial planning.
                                        WORK HEALTH & SAFETY (WHS)
BUSINESS & ADMINISTRATION                                             age all
                                        Get trained to effectively manage
Pursue administrative and business      kinds of WHS situations with training
                                                                       raining
management roles in a range of          that’s tailored for industry.
industries and in businesses of all
sizes – from small start-ups through
to international heavyweights.

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                                           WORK
                                           ACCOUNTANT // ACCOUNTS CLERK //
                                           ADVERTISING CONSULTANT // ADMINISTRATION CLERK //
                                           ADMISSIONS CLERK // BOOKKEEPER //
                                           BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR // BUSINESS OPERATOR/OWNER //
                                           COPYWRITER // CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT OFFICER //
                                           CUSTOMER SERVICE OFFICER // FASHION RETAILER/MANAGER //
                                           FINANCIAL CLERK // HOTEL RECEPTIONIST // HR MANAGER //
                                           MANAGER // MARKETING OFFICER // MEDICAL ADMINISTRATOR //
                                           MEDICAL/ALLIED HEALTH RECEPTIONIST // ONLINE COMMUNITY
                                           MANAGER // PAYROLL CLERK // PRACTICE MANAGER //
                                           PROJECT MANAGER // PUBLIC RELATIONS MANAGER //
                                           RETAIL SALES ASSISTANT // RETAIL SALES MANAGER //
                                           SALES REPRESENTATIVE // SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER //
                                           SUPERVISOR // WORKPLACE HEALTH & SAFETY REPRESENTATIVE //
                                           + MORE

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LEVEL                      COURSE NAME                                     A/T DOC   CT   SBE   O   DS
ACCOUNTING & BOOKKEEPING
Certificate III             Accounts Administration (FNS30317)                                  •   •
Certificate IV              Accounting and Bookkeeping (FNS40217)                               •   •
Diploma                     Accounting (FNS50217)                                •   •          •   •
Advanced Diploma            Accounting (FNS60217)                                •   •          •   •
BUSINESS & ADMINISTRATION
Certificate II              Business (BSB20115)                                            •    •
Certificate II              Health Support Services (HLT23215)             •               •    •
Certificate III             Business (BSB30115)                            •               •    •
Certificate III             Business Administration (BSB30415)             •               •    •   •
Certificate III             Business Administration (Medical) (BSB31115)   •               •    •
Certificate III             Customer Engagement (BSB30215)                 •                    •
Certificate III             Health Administration (HLT37315)               •               •    •
Certificate III             Micro Business Operations (BSB30315)                                •
Certificate IV              Business (BSB40215)                            •         •          •
Certificate IV              Business Administration (BSB40515)             •                    •
Certificate IV              Health Administration (HLT47315)               •                    •
Certificate IV              New Small Business (BSB42618)                  •                    •
Certificate IV              Recordkeeping (BSB41715)                                            •
Diploma                     Business (BSB50215)                            •     •   •          •   •
Diploma                     Business Administration (BSB50415)             •     •   •          •
Advanced Diploma            Business (BSB60215)                                      •          •
FINANCIAL SERVICES
Certificate II              Financial Services (FNS20115)                                       •   •
Certificate III             Financial Services (FNS30115)                                       •   •

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LEVEL                      COURSE NAME                                A/T DOC   CT   SBE   O   DS
MANAGEMENT
Certificate IV              Human Resources (BSB41015)                •         •          •
Certificate IV              Leadership and Management (BSB42015)      •                    •   •
Certificate IV              Project Management Practice (BSB41515)    •                    •   •
Diploma                     Human Resources Management (BSB50618)     •    •    •          •   •
Diploma                     Leadership and Management (BSB51918)      •    •    •          •   •
Diploma                     Practice Management (HLT57715)            •                    •
Diploma                     Project Management (BSB51415)                  •    •          •   •
Advanced Diploma            Management (Human Resources) (BSB60915)        •    •          •
Advanced Diploma            Leadership and Management (BSB61015)                •          •   •
RETAIL
Certificate I               Retail Services (SIR10116)                                     •
Certificate II              Retail Services (SIR20216)                •                    •
Certificate III             Retail (SIR30216)                                              •
SALES & MARKETING
Certificate IV              Business Sales (BSB40615)                                      •
Certificate IV              Marketing and Communication (BSB42415)    •                    •
Diploma                     Marketing and Communication (BSB52415)    •    •    •          •
Diploma                     Social Media Marketing (10118NAT)                              •
Advanced Diploma            Marketing and Communication (BSB61315)         •    •          •
WORK HEALTH & SAFETY (WHS)
Certificate IV              Work Health and Safety (BSB41415)         •                    •   •
Diploma                     Work Health and Safety (BSB51315)                   •          •   •

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COMMUNITY SERVICES

COMMUNITY                                                    ñ Ĉ
                                                 'ĉ  ĉ

If you love working with people and want to support better
learning and quality of life outcomes to help build healthy,
resilient communities, then now is the time to forge a career
in community services. You can work with children, older
adults, people with disabilities or those in need of advocacy
as part of a truly rewarding career.

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LEARN
AGED & DISABILITY SERVICES                   COMMUNITY & FAMILY SERVICES
Prepare to work with older people and        Make a difference in the lives of others
people with disability, helping them         with a role in community development,
maintain their health, wellbeing and         by working with children, older people,
independence by designing, coordinating      people with disabilities, refugees and
and delivering support services in a         marginalised groups, or providing
variety of settings.                         counselling services that address a
                                             range of issues.
CHILDREN’S EDUCATION & CARE
Working with children at school age or       MENTAL HEALTH & DRUG
during early childhood is a rewarding        EDUCATION
career choice. TAFE SA children’s            Harness specialist knowledge of relevant
services qualifications can prepare          laws, available services and related
you for a career in childcare, preschool     health issues to work with clients in
care and out-of-school-hours care.           relation to mental health, alcohol and
Qualifications in education support          drug use.
allow you to pursue work in a preschool,
primary or high school, assisting teachers   YOUTH WORK
in a range of settings. This can include     Help young people develop the skills
supporting students’ literacy, numeracy      needed to make positive choices.
and computer skills, and assisting           Specific support services include
students with disabilities.                  accommodation, education, training
                                             and employment, and counselling.

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COMMUNITY SERVICES

WORK
AGED CARE WORKER // CHILD CARE WORKER // COMMUNITY CASE COORDINATOR/MANAGER //
COMMUNITY SERVICES WORKER // COUNSELLOR // DISABILITY SUPPORT WORKER //
DRUG AND ALCOHOL SUPPORT WORKER // EDUCATION SUPPORT OFFICER // FAMILY DAY CARER //
FAMILY SUPPORT WORKER // FINANCIAL COUNSELLOR // INDIGENOUS SUPPORT WORKER //
MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT WORKER // NANNY // OUT OF HOURS/AFTER SCHOOL CARER //
SCHOOL SERVICES OFFICER // WELFARE SUPPORT WORKER // YOUTH WORKER // + MORE       35
TA F E S A 2 0 2 0 C O U R S E G U I D E

LEVEL                          COURSE NAME                                           A/T DOC   CT
AGED & DISABILITY SERVICES
Certificate III                 Individual Support (Ageing) (CHC33015)

Certificate III                 Individual Support (Disability) (CHC33015)

Certificate III                 Individual Support (Home and Community) (CHC33015)

Certificate IV                  Disability (CHC43115)                                •    •    •
CHILDREN’S EDUCATION & CARE
Certificate III                 Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113)        •
Certificate III                 Education Support (CHC30213)                         •
Diploma                         Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50113)        •         •
COMMUNITY & FAMILY SERVICES
Certificate II                  Community Services (CHC22015)*

Certificate III                 Community Services (CHC32015)

Certificate IV                  Child, Youth and Family Intervention (CHC40313)

Certificate IV                  Community Development (CHC42115)*

Certificate IV                  Community Services (CHC42015)                        •
Diploma                         Community Services (CHC52015)                        •    •    •
                                Focus on Case Management

Diploma                         Counselling (CHC51015)                                    •    •
Diploma                         Financial Counselling (CHC51115)                               •
Advanced Diploma                Community Sector Management (CHC62015)                    •    •
MENTAL HEALTH & DRUG EDUCATION
Certificate IV                  Alcohol and Other Drugs (CHC43215)                   •
Certificate IV                  Mental Health Peer Work (CHC43515)

Certificate IV                  Mental Health (CHC43315)

Diploma                         Mental Health (CHC53315)                                       •
YOUTH WORK
Certificate IV                  Youth Work (CHC40413)                                •

*You must identify as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
 person to enrol into this course

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E D U C AT I O N & L A N G U A G E S

E D U C AT I O N
LANGUAGES
Learn and help others to learn and
understand with TAFE SA’s education
and languages courses, which
focus on developing the skills
essential for success in our society.
Whether you’re learning how to
express yourself or helping others
to do so, these courses can provide
the knowledge you need to take the
next step in your career.

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LEARN
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE                 LITERACY & NUMERACY
Improve your English language skills         Get a strong foundation in language,
to help with further study, training         literacy and numeracy as a pathway
or work. Courses are focused on              to further vocational study or to enter
students’ individual language needs and      the workforce. Units can be studied
incorporate speaking, listening, reading     alongside your vocational course.
and writing.
                                             SIGN LANGUAGE
LANGUAGES, INTERPRETING                      Learn how to communicate with
& TRANSLATION                                people who are deaf or hearing
Pursue a career in interpreting and          impaired with Auslan (Australian Sign
translating or add a valuable asset          Language).
to your resumé.
                                             WOMEN’S EDUCATION
LIBRARY STUDIES                              Gain the skills, knowledge and
Work in libraries, the information service   self-confidence to manage
area or other cultural institutions where    education, career and life changes in
you need to use cataloguing tools,           a supportive learning environment for
understand copyright requirements and        women. Develop literacy, numeracy,
provide support to users of multimedia       computing, self-development
technology. You can also train for support   and work-related competencies
roles in education.                          to prepare you for future tertiary
                                             education and career success.

                                             WORKPLACE TRAINING
                                             Get qualified to design learning
                                             programs, use training packages
                                             and courses, and deliver
                                             group-based learning.

WORK
ASSESSOR // AUSLAN INTERPRETER //
FOUNDATION SKILLS PRACTITIONER //
INTERPRETER/TRANSLATOR //
LIBRARY TECHNICIAN // TRAINER //
+ MORE

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E D U C AT I O N & L A N G U A G E S

COURSES
LEVEL              COURSE NAME                                                                         A/T    O
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE
Certificate I      English Proficiency (10267NAT)

Certificate I      Spoken and Written English (CSWE1) (10727NAT)

Certificate II     English Proficiency (10268NAT)

Certificate II     Spoken and Written English (CSWE2) (10728NAT)

Certificate III    English Proficiency (10269NAT)

Certificate III    Spoken and Written English (CSWE3) (10729NAT)

Certificate IV     English Proficiency (10270NAT)

Diploma            English Proficiency (10166NAT)

LANGUAGES, INTERPRETING AND TRANSLATION
Diploma            Interpreting (PSP50916)

LIBRARY STUDIES
Certificate IV     Library and Information Services (BSB42115)                                          •
Diploma            Library and Information Services (BSB52115)                                          •
LITERACY AND NUMERACY
Certificate I      Access to Vocational Pathways (FSK10113)

Certificate I      Skills for Vocational Pathways (FSK10213)

Certificate II     Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways (FSK20113)

SIGN LANGUAGE
Certificate III    Auslan (PSP30218)

WOMEN’S EDUCATION
Certificate II     Vocational Preparation for Women (10738NAT)

Certificate III    Women’s Advocacy (10739NAT)

WORKPLACE TRAINING
Certificate IV     Training and Assessment (TAE40116)                                                         •
Diploma            Vocational Education and Training (TAE50116)                                               •
Graduate Diploma   Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy Practice (TAE80113)                                  •

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G O V E R N M E N T,
PROPERTY
   LEGAL
With a TAFE SA qualification, you can pursue
                                           ursue
a career in legal services, investigation orr local
government administration, compliance and
regulatory services. Our conveyancing program
                                            rogram
meets the requirements for registration as a
conveyancer in South Australia.

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LEARN
GOVERNMENT
Set yourself up to work across local,
state and national levels of government
with a broad understanding of
administration, regulatory services and
compliance, investigation, planning,

                                             WORK
policy development, and financial, project
and change management.

LEGAL STUDIES
Study the Australian legal system, learn
about professional interaction in a legal
                                             CONVEYANCER // COURT OFFICER // LAW CLERK //
environment and how to conduct legal
research, and acquire other skills to        LEGAL ASSISTANT // LEGAL SECRETARY //
assist legal practitioners.                  LOCAL AND STATE GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION OFFICER //
PROPERTY & CONVEYANCING                      PARALEGAL WORKER // + MORE
Meet the regulatory requirements
for licensing and registration in
conveyancing, and help ensure that
one of the most important decisions
that people make in life goes smoothly.

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LEVEL                       COURSE NAME                             A/T DOC   CT   O
GOVERNMENT
Certificate III              Government (PSP30116)                  •              •
Certificate III              Local Government (LGA30104)            •              •
Certificate IV               Government (PSP40116)

Certificate IV               Government Investigations (PSP40416)                  •
Diploma                      Government (PSP50116)                       •    •
LEGAL STUDIES
Certificate IV               Legal Services (BSB42215)                        •    •
PROPERTY & CONVEYANCING
Advanced Diploma             Conveyancing (BSB61115)                          •    •

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HAIR & BEAUTY

HAIR
BEAUTY
Combine your creativity and people
skills with a career in hair and beauty.
Whether you’re interested in becoming a
beauty therapist, hairdresser, barber, nail
technician or make-up artist, TAFE SA
can help you get there. Enjoy a real-world rld
salon experience at our in-house traininging
facilities where you will practice hair cutting,
                                     ents, spa
styling and colouring, body treatments,
                                   echnology
therapy, facials, massage, nail technology
and customer service, all while  e making
important connections in the industry.

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LEARN
BEAUTY THERAPY
Learn the secrets of the beauty industry
and practice your skills on real clients.
Courses include beauty therapy, make-up,
spa therapies and nail technology.

HAIRDRESSING
Master a range of skills and techniques
in cutting, styling, colouring and chemical
treatments to build a career as a
hairdresser or barber.

WORK
BARBER // BEAUTY THERAPIST //
HAIRDRESSER // MAKE-UP ARTIST //
MASSAGE THERAPIST // NAIL TECHNICIAN //
RETAIL COSMETICS SALES ASSISTANT //
+ MORE

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COURSES
LEVEL                       COURSE NAME                                                 A/T   CT
BEAUTY THERAPY
Certificate II               Retail Cosmetics (SHB20116)

Certificate III              Beauty Services (SHB30115)                                  •
Certificate III              Make-Up (SHB30215)

Certificate III              Nail Technology (SHB30315)

Certificate IV               Beauty Therapy (SHB40115)

Diploma                      Beauty Therapy (SHB50115)                                        •
                             Specialising in Spa Treatments

Diploma                      Beauty Therapy (SHB50115)                                        •
                             Specialising in Relaxation Massage

HAIRDRESSING
Certificate II               Salon Assistant (SHB20216)

Certificate III              Barbering (SHB30516)                                        •
Certificate III              Hairdressing (SHB30416)                                     •

                                                                                    
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H E A LT H
LIFESTYLE
Health is a fundamental issue for
communities and governments, and there
is constant demand for knowledgeable,
qualified staff. With TAFE SA health and
lifestyle qualifications you can pursue a
career in pathology, nursing, dental health,
allied health and complementary health.
As public interest in fitness, nutrition
and lifestyle grows, so do employment
opportunities in these industries.

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LEARN
ALLIED HEALTH                                 DENTAL                                      NURSING & PATHOLOGY
Develop the skills and knowledge to           Become a qualified dental assistant,        Put your strong interpersonal skills
provide health support services in            hygienist or technician and work closely    to good use in these essential
community, residential and clinical           with dentists to care for and treat         vocations. Study contemporary nursing
settings. You’ll learn skills required        patients’ teeth and gums. Courses are       practice, law and ethics, anatomy and
by employers to assist Allied Health          available in dental care fields including   physiology, health disorders, medication
Professionals, such as physiotherapists       radiography, practice management,           management and clinical nursing skills
and occupational therapists.                  technology and hygiene.                     to move into nursing. Alternatively study
                                                                                          pathology to acquire technical expertise
COMPLEMENTARY HEALTH                          FITNESS, SPORT & RECREATION                 in the collection of blood and other
Learn to alleviate a variety of symptoms      Gain cutting-edge knowledge of              specimens from patients for testing.
and assist with general health and            exercise programming, training and
wellbeing through natural therapies,
                                  ies, like   motivation techniques to optimise           WELLBEING
massage, that are an important part of        the health and fitness of your clients.     Interactive and practical courses
                                   care.
an integrated approach to healthcare.         Learn how to become an owner/operator       grounded in the latest positive
                                              of your own business, or venture into       psychology research will equip you
                                              the great outdoors with outdoor             for a range of professional and
                                              recreation and adventure tourism.           personal settings.
                                              Learn how to manage groups and
                                              maximise safety in remote areas.
                                              Gain skills in bushwalking, 4WDriving,
                                              remote first aid, and more specialised
                                              rock climbing or sea kayaking.

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