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CONTENTS

    ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COUNTRY                                       1
    OUR RECONCILIATION JOURNEY                                       2
    WHY TAFE SA?                                                     4
    TOP REASONS TO CHOOSE TAFE SA                                    6
    STATEWIDE TRAINING                                               7
    SKILLS IN DEMAND                                                 8
    SPECIALIST CENTRES                                               10
    LEARN IT YOUR WAY                                                12
    OPTIONS FOR SCHOOL STUDENTS                                      14
    PATHWAYS TO UNIVERSITY                                           15
    STUDENT SUPPORT                                                  16
    SUPPORT FOR ABORIGINAL                                           18
    AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER STUDENTS
    WHICH COURSE IS RIGHT FOR ME?                                    20
    TYPES OF TAFE SA QUALIFICATIONS                                  21
    ARTS & DESIGN                                                    22
    BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION                                          27
    BUSINESS & MARKETING                                             32
    COMMUNITY SERVICES                                               37
    EDUCATION & LANGUAGES                                            41
    GOVERNMENT, PROPERTY & LEGAL                                     45
    HAIR & BEAUTY                                                    48
    HEALTH & LIFESTYLE                                               51
    HOSPITALITY & TOURISM                                            55
    INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY                                           60
    MINING, ENGINEERING & AUTOMOTIVE                                 64
    PRIMARY INDUSTRIES & SCIENCE                                     68
    NEXT STEPS                                                       73
    CAREER FINDER                                                    74

Photo: Bunyeroo Valley, Flinders Ranges & Outback Place, Ben Goode
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
OF COUNTRY
TAFE SA acknowledges the traditional owners
of the land on which our campuses are located.
We pay our respects to their Elders past, present
and emerging and extend that respect to other
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples.
TAFE SA is committed to honouring Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islander peoples’ unique cultural and
spiritual relationships to the land and waters.
                                                      Artwork: Peter Watts, Kurta Tirkandi – Learning Place
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OUR RECONCILIATION
JOURNEY

In Australia, education has a rich and vast history – Aboriginal
and Torres Strait Islander cultures have been learning and sharing
knowledge on this continent for at least 65,000 years. As an
educational institution, TAFE SA is inspired by this tradition.

We’re also aware of the pain that colonisation and        If you identify as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
dispossession have caused, and the impact that            student, you’ll have access to TAFE SA’s Aboriginal
this continues to have on communities. Reconciliation     Access Centre throughout your study. The Aboriginal
is, therefore, an important and ongoing process           Access Centre delivers a variety of programs in
centred on strengthening the relationship between         metropolitan, regional, and remote areas, and helps
First Nations and non-indigenous Australians.             with enrolments into TAFE SA courses. The Centre
At TAFE SA, we are on a continuous journey                also offers mentoring by Training Support Offcers,
to cultivate trust, respect, understanding, and           who will act as a link between you and your lecturers,
inclusiveness within the organisation.                    and assist you in developing your individualised
                                                          learning plan. See page 18 for more information.
We seek to implement necessary programs and
measures to ensure Aboriginal and Torres Strait           Since the early 1980s, TAFE SA has had a presence
Islander students and staff feel culturally safe and      in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY)
empowered. In May 2020, coinciding with National          Lands, providing key support and training services
Reconciliation Week, we were proud to launch our          for local communities. Currently, we have six learning
frst conditionally-approved Reconciliation Action Plan    sites in the APY Lands that offer work readiness and
(RAP). This plan is a framework for cultural change       work skills. We’re immensely proud to work with local
that affrms our commitment to reconciliation by           stakeholders and community members to deliver
building greater awareness and providing increased        tailored training solutions.
opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
staff and students.                                       Whether you’re interested in vocational education and
                                                          training, a university pathway, or a short course, you
                                                          will be supported and guided throughout your studies
                                                          at TAFE SA. We are committed to helping each
                                                          student achieve their educational and career goals.

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WHY TAFE SA?

                                                                               ALREADY IN THE WORKFORCE
                                               I AM...                         Enhance your skills to switch
                                                                               or boost your career, or study
                                                                               our regulatory and licensing
                                               A SCHOOL STUDENT                courses that meet specifc
                                               Gain a TAFE SA qualifcation     workplace requirements, such
                                               while completing your South     as working with children or
                                               Australian Certifcate of        safety compliance.
                                               Education (SACE), including     LOOKING TO ENTER
                                               school-based apprenticeships,   THE WORKFORCE
                                               courses designed specifcally    Set yourself up for success
                                               for school students and the     with our range of foundation
                                               TAFE Guarantee for SACE         and entry-level courses, which
                                               Students (TGSS). See page       will prepare you to enter the
                                               14 for more.                    workforce. This includes
                                               ABORIGINAL OR                   literacy, numeracy and
                                               TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER          women’s education courses.
                                               Ace your studies with support   AN INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
                                               from TAFE SA’s Aboriginal       Whether you are looking for
                                               Access Centre, including        an award course, a packaged
                                               tutoring and fee help.          pathway to university or simply
                                               See page 18 for more.           wishing to improve your English
                                                                               language skills, we have
                                                                               courses to suit. See
                                                                               tafesa.edu.au/international

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TA F E
                                          SA

                                 UNI                       WORK

I WANT...
A PATHWAY TO UNIVERSITY                TO LEARN ON THE JOB
Secure your future with a              Earn money from day one while
TAFE SA dual offer course,             you undertake an apprenticeship
where you can gain guaranteed          or traineeship. See page 12
entry into a connected university      for more.
degree after successfully
completing a TAFE SA                   TRAINING FOR MY EMPLOYEES
qualifcation. Credit transfer is       Tailor training to your group,
also available for many courses.       team or business with customised
See page 15 for more.                  options. We can deliver training
                                       to beneft your organisation,
TO CHANGE CAREERS                      and deliver it on the job, on
With courses available online,         campus or online. Visit
part-time, off-campus and after        tafesa.edu.au/industry
hours, TAFE SA’s fexible learning
options allow you to ft in study       TO GAIN SKILLS FAST
with your lifestyle. Our courses are   If time is not on your side, upskill
developed with industry to ensure      quickly by studying a short course.
you graduate job-ready.                Whether you want to try something
                                       new or brush up on your skills, we
TO LEARN FROM HOME                     have a wide range of short courses
Study online to suit your lifestyle.   to suit. Visit
Watch lectures from your               tafesa.edu.au/shortcourses
local café, the home offce, or
anywhere you can fnd an internet
connection! See page 12 for more.

                                        CAN’T FIND WHAT YOU’RE LOOKING FOR?
                                        Visit tafesa.edu.au for more information

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TOP REASONS TO
CHOOSE TAFE SA
QUALITY                                        POINTS FOR PRIOR
Our qualifcations are nationally               LEARNING
recognised and give you the skills             We recognise prior learning and
that employers want. We consult                experience, which may reduce         SETTING THE BENCHMARK
with industry and make regular                 your length of study and costs.      FOR QUALITY EDUCATION
updates to ensure they stay                    Visit tafesa.edu.au/rpl
that way.                                                                           >   South Australian Tourism Awards
                                               WORLD CLASS                              Winner of the Education category
                                                                                        in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
HANDS-ON                                       Access the latest learning
TAFE SA courses are known for                  technologies through our             >   South Australian Training Awards
being highly practical to provide              unrivalled and award-winning             Vocational Trainer of the Year 2019
the real skills you’ll need to                 specialist education centres.
succeed in your chosen career.                 See page 10 for more.                >   South Australian Training Awards
                                                                                        Vocational Student of the Year
                                                                                        2017, 2019
FLEXIBLE                                       CHOICE
Study fts in with your lifestyle.              We have hundreds of courses          >   South Australian Training Awards
Choose full-time or part-time,                 available to support almost              Apprentice of the Year 2019
classroom-based, external or                   every interest or career path.
online study.                                                                       >   Australian Training Awards
                                               AFFORDABLE                               Vocational Student of the
                                                                                        Year 2017
EXPERT                                         TAFE SA courses may be more
Our award-winning lecturers                    affordable and take less time to     >   Australian Training Awards
are experts in their feld. We                  complete than a university degree.       Aboriginal and Torres Strait
provide hands-on, job-ready                                                             Islander Student of the Year 2018
learning thanks to our close                   STATEWIDE
ties with industry.                            With a presence across the state,    >   Meetings & Events Australia,
                                                                                        South Australian Awards - Winner
                                               we have options for everyone
                                                                                        Education category, 2017 & 2018
                                               regardless of your location.
                                                                                    >   Finalist AFTA National Travel
                                                                                        Industry Awards - Education
                                                                                        category 2018 & 2019

                                               Paul Triglau, TAFE SA                >   National 2012 Restaurant and
                                               Lecturer // Awarded the 2019             Catering Awards for Excellence –
                                                                                        Best Italian Restaurant in Australia
                                               Dr Susan V Nelle Churchill
                                                                                        (won by a TAFE SA graduate)
                                               Fellowship to travel to Italy
                                               to refne his skills in artisan       >   SA Tourism Industry Council
                                               baking/patisserie.                       Awards 2014 – Winner
                                                                                        (Education category)

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STATEWIDE
  TRAINING

     TAFE SA offers training at locations right across the state
     and online. We take training to the doorstep of South Australians
     by delivering courses in local facilities including libraries,
     construction sites, wineries, sports clubs, in the workplace,
     at our campuses and online.

     > Adelaide Metropolitan
     > Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu Peninsula and Kangaroo Island            ‘Priscilla’

     > Barossa and Riverland
     > Eyre Peninsula                                                    ON THE MOVE
     > Far North                                                         TAFE SA’s Hair and Beauty mobile
     > Limestone Coast                                                   training salon ‘Priscilla’ is designed
     > Yorke Peninsula and Mid-North                                     to deliver hair, beauty and make-up
     > APY Lands.                                                        training throughout metropolitan
                                                                         and regional South Australia. The
                                                                         mobile salon offers fexible and
     View courses available in your region at
                                                                         demand-driven training options that
     tafesa.edu.au/locations                                             meet the needs of students, schools
                                                                         and employers.

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SKILLS
IN DEMAND
Gain the skills employers want with TAFE SA. Our qualifcations are relevant
and up-to-date to ensure the students of today are the successful employees
of tomorrow.

Here are some of the growing industries TAFE SA can prepare you for:

DEFENCE                                        RENEWABLE ENERGY                     HEALTH
Over the next 50 years two                     The South Australian Government      The South Australian Government
major naval shipbuilding                       is committed to maximising the       has identifed health and medical
projects will provide thousands                economic and job opportunities       industries as a key growth sector
of job opportunities for                       associated with renewable energy     for South Australia. TAFE SA will
South Australians:                             and energy storage projects to       play an important role in skilling
                                               help meet both our energy needs      the next generation of workers in
>     Twelve new “Attack Class”
                                               and Australia’s Paris climate        the health industry in our multi-site
      submarines designed by
                                               emission agreements.                 health training facilities including
      French company, Naval Group.
                                                                                    our new health learning precinct
                                               Focus areas include large-scale
>     Nine new navy frigates with                                                   at the Adelaide City Campus
                                               renewable energy generation and
      anti-submarine capability,                                                    and our Dental Clinic and Dental
                                               storage, demand-side energy,
      called the “Hunter Class”, to                                                 Technology Laboratories at
                                               and supply-chain development
      be built by ASC Shipbuilding                                                  Gilles Plains. TAFE SA learning
                                               of low-carbon technologies.
      and BAE Systems.                                                              environments support students
                                               TAFE SA is ready to equip            in health qualifcations to gain
TAFE SA is meeting the needs
                                               students with the skills needed to   the industry experience, skills
of the South Australian defence
                                               succeed in this exciting industry    and knowledge for success in
industry by delivering courses that
                                               with our Electrical and Renewable    their careers.
provide skills for people to work
                                               Energy courses.
in this exciting feld. View more at
tafesa.edu.au/defence

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CYBER SECURITY                       In addition, TAFE SA offers
                                     the Certifcate IV in Cyber
Cyber security is set for
                                     Security (22334VIC), the frst
extraordinary growth, with an
                                     national skills-based certifcate
estimated 11,000 new jobs to
                                     level qualifcation, giving our
be created in Adelaide over
                                     graduates the skills they need
the next decade thanks to the
                                     for employment in the cyber
opening of the Australian Cyber
                                     security industry.
Collaboration Centre.
To ensure South Australians
are ahead of the game,
TAFE SA recently launched a
state-of-the-art Training Security
Operations Centre (see page
11), which provides training
for highly sought-after cyber
security professionals to help
stem the worldwide growth of
malicious cyber activity.

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SPECIALIST CENTRES
AND VIRTUAL LEARNING
ACCESS THE LATEST LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES THROUGH OUR UNRIVALLED AND AWARD-WINNING
SPECIALIST EDUCATION CENTRES AND DISCOVER OUR NEW VIRTUAL LEARNING EXPERIENCES.

TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR OF OUR TONSLEY
CAMPUS AT TAFESA.EDU.AU/TONSLEY
STAY TUNED FOR MORE VIRTUAL CAMPUS
TOURS COMING SOON!

VIRTUAL SHIP ENGINE ROOM                         ADELAIDE COLLEGE OF THE ARTS            TONSLEY
Explore your studies in 3D!                      Purpose-designed to achieve             TAFE SA’s Tonsley campus
The virtual environment of a                     excellence in arts training, Adelaide   provides nearly 45,000m2 of
ship’s engine room provides                      College of the Arts is where            world-class, energy-effcient,
invaluable context and builds your               students can live and breathe           trade training infrastructure for
understanding of the complex                     their passion for arts and design.      the $15 billion South Australian
systems and constraints that need                At every turn you’ll fnd highly         building and construction industry.
to be taken into account when                    specialised spaces to hone your         Tonsley brings together all the
designing naval vessel interiors.                talents and develop practical           building trades under one roof,
                                                 skills – from flm and TV, computer      enabling you to learn and work
TAFE SA and Odyssee Aus
                                                 generated images (CGI) and visual       together with other trades, just like
Engineers developed this new
                                                 effects (VFX), digital media, and       you would on a real work site.
digital learning opportunity for our
                                                 sound and technical production, to
students and those interested in
                                                 acting, dance, visual arts, fashion
the naval shipbuilding industry.
                                                 and photography.
Visit tafesa.edu.au/defence

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REGENCY INTERNATIONAL CENTRE           ADVANCED WELDER                       TRAINING AND SECURITY
Immerse yourself in the world          TRAINING CENTRE                       OPERATIONS CENTRE
of cookery, hospitality, bakery,       Learn in a simulated environment      Learn how to prevent cyber-
butchery and food processing           at TAFE SA’s new Advanced             security attacks at TAFE SA’s brand
at the Regency International           Welder Training Centre. Home to       new Training Security Operations
Centre. Boasting a state-of-           12 welding simulators, which are      Centre (TSOC). The facility provides
the-art brewery, cheese making         the most advanced of their kind in    hands-on simulated training for
facility, coffee academy, wine         the world, they ensure that local     highly sought-after cyber security
sensory rooms, training bars and       welders are ready to respond to       professionals to help stem the
restaurants, commercial kitchens       the increased demand for their        worldwide growth of malicious
and bakeries, students learn in-situ   skills in advanced manufacturing      cyber activity. TSOC is the frst of
gaining real hands-on experience.      and as part of the naval              its kind in the state’s VET sector –
                                       shipbuilding program.                 with a red ‘attack’ room and a blue
                                                                             ‘defence’ room – that mirrors real-
MINING, ENGINEERING AND                                                      life scenarios, simulations, testing
AUTOMOTIVE CENTRE                      CENTRE FOR DENTAL STUDIES             opportunities and interaction with
Access the latest technologies         Part of the South Australian          other TSOC’s across the country.
in learning at the Mining,             Broadband Research and                It also features the latest hardware
Engineering and Transport              Education Network (SABRENet),         and software from a variety of
Centre. This purpose-built             the Centre for Dental Studies is      industry partners including CISCO,
training facility supports the         a 36-station dental laboratory        Microsoft, Fortinet, Splunk, IBM,
growth in the mining, civil and        and a 28-chair dental clinic with     HP Aruba, VMWare, AWS and
mechanical engineering,                a demonstration area that utilises    Palo Alto.
advanced manufacturing,                intraoral and extraoral cameras.
transport and defence industries.
Facilities include high-bay
workshops, mining training             VETERINARY AND APPLIED
practice drill rig and drill pad,      SCIENCE CENTRE
land information systems               The Veterinary and Applied
survey equipment and computer          Science Centre is one of the
software, CAD suite, advanced          largest purpose-built applied
manufacturing 3D scanning              science and animal industries
and printing facilities, CNC mills,    training facilities in Australia.
guillotines and plasma cutters.        It includes a fully functioning
                                       veterinary clinic with surgery
                                       and radiology suite, a pathology
                                       demonstration theatre with CCTV
                                       monitors, and facilities for animal
                                       holding and grooming.

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LEARN IT YOUR WAY
WHETHER YOU PREFER LEARNING ONLINE, FACE-TO-FACE, ON THE JOB OR WHILE YOU’RE
STILL AT SCHOOL, TAFE SA HAS OPTIONS FOR EVERYONE.

                                                 APPRENTICESHIPS                         WORK-BASED
                                                 AND TRAINEESHIPS                        >   Receive structured training.
                                                                                         >   Gain a nationally recognised
                                                 Can’t wait to get a job?
                                                                                             qualifcation.
                                                 Studying a TAFE SA qualifcation
                                                                                         >   Earn a wage.
                                                 via an apprenticeship or traineeship
                                                 is a great option if you want to earn
                                                                                         SCHOOL-BASED
                                                 money while you learn.
                                                                                         >   Get experience in your
                                                 LEARN ON THE JOB                            chosen feld.
                                                 You can learn on the job via an         >   Earn credit toward your SACE
                                                 apprenticeship or traineeship in            or equivalent.
                                                 all sorts of workplaces and roles       >   Continue working once you
ONLINE                                           – and not just in building trades.          fnish school.
Study online and let study ft                    In fact, you can even start your
in with your lifestyle.                          apprenticeship or traineeship
                                                 while you’re still at school.           FACE-TO-FACE LEARNING
Many TAFE SA qualifcations offer
the option to complete some or                   Apprenticeships and traineeships        With learning sites across South
all of your study online. You can                are available in a wide range of        Australia, there is plenty of choice
still count on support from your                 courses from animal studies,            for students who prefer to learn
lecturers, plenty of interaction                 arts and design, automotive,            face-to-face with our expert
with other students through email,               children’s education and care and       lecturers. Our state-of-the-art
forums and chat groups, and easy                 dental assisting to hairdressing,       facilities ensure you have access to
access to online assessments and                 hospitality, IT, local government,      the latest learning technologies.
study resources.                                 business and more.
                                                                                         BLENDED DELIVERY
To study online you’ll need                      For a full list of available
a computer with an internet                      courses, visit tafesa.edu.au/           Depending on your course,
connection and some assessments                  apprenticeships                         you may be able to study
may include online participation                                                         a combination of online,
                                                 Please note: to start an                face-to-face learning, on
with other students or your lecturer             apprenticeship or traineeship you
via Skype.                                                                               campus and off campus.
                                                 will need to fnd an employer who
>    Learn at your own pace                      will take you on as an apprentice
     and place.                                  or trainee.
>    Balance work, family and study.
>    Form virtual study groups.

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PART-TIME
Many courses are available to
study part-time, which allows you
to ft in study around your lifestyle
and work commitments.

SIMULATED BUSINESS
ENVIRONMENT
Get experience working in a range
of real-life business functions
– from administration, sales
and marketing to fnance and
purchasing – via our Simulated
Business learning environment.
Set up to look like a real offce or
retail space, it uses a simulated
economy where students operate
and trade online with other
students across Australia.
You’ll be able to take your
communication, problem-solving,
team-building, time-management
and planning skills to the next
level. Modelled on the workplaces
of industry mentors and current
industry practice, programs
ensure students develop the skills
employers are looking for.

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OPTIONS FOR
SCHOOL STUDENTS

               Still at school? TAFE SA has some great options to help you get ahead.
               Gain nationally recognised qualifcations while completing your South Australian
               Certifcate of Education (SACE).

               SCHOOL-BASED                       TRAINING GUARANTEE                COURSES DESIGNED FOR
               APPRENTICESHIPS AND                FOR SACE STUDENTS                 SCHOOL STUDENTS
               TRAINEESHIPS                       If you’re 16 years or older and   TAFE SA has a range of
               Senior secondary students          studying for your SACE, you       courses that have been
               can begin an apprenticeship        can start a TAFE SA Certifcate    specially designed for high
               or traineeship in Years 10,        III at school and have a          school students. Check
               11 or 12, combining paid           guaranteed place at TAFE SA       with your teacher or VET
               employment and structured          to complete it when you fnish     coordinator to fnd out more.
               work-related training as part of   your SACE, under the Training
                                                                                    Looking for more information?
               their SACE.                        Guarantee for SACE Students.
                                                                                    Visit tafesa.edu.au/schools

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PATHWAYS
TO UNIVERSITY
TAFE SA is a great option if you:
> prefer the hands-on and supportive learning environment of TAFE SA
> are seeking an alternative entry to university.

tafesa.edu.au/unipathways

DUAL OFFER COURSES                                CREDIT TRANSFER
Want guaranteed entry to                                                     TAFE SA ADVANCED
university? TAFE SA offers more                     APPLY FOR     TAFE SA       DIPLOMA OR
                                                                                                       APPLY FOR
                                                                                                      UNIVERSITY         UNIVERSITY
                                                     TAFE SA      DIPLOMA   TAFE SA ASSOCIATE
than 50 dual offer courses in                                               DEGREE WITH CREDIT
                                                                                                      WITH CREDIT           DEGREE

partnership with the South
Australian public universities.                   Shorten the time it takes to                   Being eligible for credit does not
                                                  complete a university degree by                guarantee that you will be offered
With dual offer courses, you are                  using your TAFE SA qualifcation                a place in a university program.
accepted into both a TAFE SA                      to gain credit.                                Credit will normally be granted after
qualifcation and a connected                                                                     you have been offered a place.
university program.                               TAFE SA has many credit transfer
                                                  agreements with universities for               tafesa.edu.au/credit-transfer
This means that once you                          TAFE SA graduates. These can
successfully complete your                        provide some advanced standing                 UNIVERSITY ENTRY
TAFE SA course, you have                          in university courses if you wish to
guaranteed entry – with credit –                  undertake further education.                   Once you have successfully
into university.                                                                                 completed a TAFE SA qualifcation
                                                  Gaining credit at university for the           at Certifcate IV level or higher,
                                                  related study you have undertaken              you can use this to apply for
        TAFE SA
DIPLOMA/ADVANCED DIPLOMA/     UNIVERSITY
                                                  at TAFE SA can reduce the time                 entry into many university
    ASSOCIATE DEGREES       BACHELOR DEGREE
                                                  and fees usually required to                   programs. Sometimes universities
                                                  complete a Bachelor degree.                    guarantee admission based on
     Application for        Transition into the
                                                                                                 your TAFE SA qualifcation.
   TAFE SA + university     degree with credit
                                                  To claim credit, you must apply to
                                                  the university in accordance with              UNIVERSITY TO TAFE SA
                                                  their credit transfer processes. If            Many university students also
                                                  there is no formal credit agreement            undertake TAFE SA qualifcations
                                                  for your course, you can apply                 to increase their employability
                                                  directly to the university for credit          by gaining industry-specifc
                                                  and they will assess your evidence             practical skills.
                                                  on a case-by-case basis.

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STUDENT SUPPORT
            We’re here to help

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At TAFE SA, we strive to make our                                          LANGUAGE AND
                                                                           FOUNDATION SKILLS
education programs as inclusive as                                         Studying at TAFE SA requires
                                                                           that you have functional levels
possible to ensure students can access                                     of English literacy and numeracy
                                                                           skills before you apply for and
the opportunities and guidance they                                        enrol in a course.
need to get the best possible learning                                     Foundation skills courses
and career outcomes.                                                       can help students who need
                                                                           assistance with reading,
                                                                           writing and maths as well as
Our highly skilled Student Services team offers                            broader skills in communication,
                                                                           problem-solving, teamwork and
specialised support and wellbeing resources for                            technology that are necessary to
students. This includes face-to-face individual                            get ready for study or work.
assistance at most campuses as well as via
phone, email or Skype.                                                     LEARNER SUPPORT SERVICES
                                                                           Learner support services
                                                                           provide additional case
ABORIGINAL AND TORRES                 COUNSELLING AND                      management support for
STRAIT ISLANDER STUDENTS              WELFARE SUPPORT                      disadvantaged students. This
TAFE SA’s Aboriginal Access           If you’re experiencing problems      support addresses barriers to
Centre (AAC) provides support         that have an impact on your          learning, enables retention in
for Aboriginal and Torres Strait      study, we can help you build the     training and helps students
Islander students through a           resilience and wellbeing that you    complete qualifcations and
variety of programs. See page 18      need for life’s ups and downs:       move on to employment.
for more information.
                                      > dealing with study stress
                                      > motivation and organising          LEARNING AND STUDY
CHILDCARE                               your time                          Students can access a range
TAFE SA has childcare centres         > feeling anxious or depressed       of fexible academic support
at the Port Adelaide, Port Lincoln,   > relationship issues or confict     options including access to
Tea Tree Gully and Whyalla            > fnancial or welfare issues         Studiosity, our free after-hours
campuses, offering students with      > coping with change or crisis.      online academic tutoring service
children priority access to casual,                                        that offers on-demand, one-on-
part-time and full-time places.       tafesa.edu.au/counselling            one assistance by qualifed tutors.

CAREERS AND PATHWAYS                  DISABILITY SUPPORT                   tafesa.edu.au/learning-support
Our career support can help           TAFE SA provides tailored
you identify what you want out        support to students with             LIBRARIES
of study. It includes:                disabilities, mental health and      Our extensive state-wide
> setting vocational goals based      other medical conditions to          library network provides books,
  on your strengths                   make sure your learning isn’t        magazines, videos, online
> developing a career plan            compromised. Services include        resources and databases in your
> investigating career                information and guidance,            subject areas, in both print and
  opportunities.                      individual access plans, assistive   electronic formats. Subject-
                                      technology and equipment,            specifc resources and study
Career and study pathway              Auslan interpreting and other        guides, combined with classes
guidance is available for             specialised services.                in study skills and research, are
prospective students, including                                            designed to support your learning
those with complex needs.             tafesa.edu.au/disability             and study needs.

tafesa.edu.au/career-services

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SUPPORT FOR ABORIGINAL
     AND TORRES STRAIT
    ISLANDER STUDENTS
                                                   TAFE SA’s Aboriginal Access Centre delivers
                                                   an exciting and innovative range of programs
                                                   to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
                                                   across South Australia, including in regional
                                                   and remote locations.

                                                   The Centre can also assist you with enrolment
                                                   into other TAFE SA qualifcations.

                                                                                   Artwork: Peter Watts, Kurta Tirkandi – Learning Place

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COURSES ARE CURRENTLY                   STUDENT SUPPORT
AVAILABLE IN:                           Training Support Offcers are
                                        available for students to develop
> Digital media and technology
                                        individual learning plans to map
> Community services
                                        pathways to higher education or
> Health support services
                                        employment. The Training Support
> Family wellbeing
                                        Offcer also works closely with
> Horticulture
                                        lecturers to ensure you have the
> Conservation land management
                                        support you need.
> Training and assessment
> Community development
> Driver education.                     THE ABORIGINAL TUTORIAL
                                        ASSISTANCE SCHEME (ATAS)
LICENSING SHORT COURSES                 provides free tutoring assistance
                                        to Aboriginal and Torres Strait
ARE ALSO AVAILABLE IN:
                                        Islander students who are enrolled
> White Card – Prepare to Work          in a TAFE SA course or training
  Safely in the Construction Industry   program at Certifcate III level
  (CPCCWHS1001)                         qualifcations or higher. Eligible
                                        full-time students have access
> Work Safely at Heights                to up to two hours per week for
  (RIIWHS204D)                          34 weeks.

> Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck   FEE HELP
  (TLILIC0003)                          You may be eligible for fnancial
                                        assistance for a portion of your
> Enter and Work in Confned             TAFE SA course fees through
  Spaces (RIIWHS202D)                   the Aboriginal Access Centre’s
                                        Equity Grants.
> Operating a Grader
                                        For more information visit
> Operating a Front End Loader          tafesa.edu.au/aboriginal-
                                        support

                                              A P P LY D I R E C T TA F E S A . E D U . A U - 1 9
WHICH COURSE
IS RIGHT FOR ME?

STEP 1. DECIDE ON A CAREER
Choosing a future career can be a daunting task, but we’re here
to help. To fgure out which TAFE SA course is right for you,
think about what your dream jobs looks like.

Answer the questions below to get started:

>     What motivates you?
>     Where do you see yourself in fve years?
>     Do you want to work outdoors or in an offce?
>     Whose work do you admire?
>     What do you enjoy doing in your spare time?
>     What did you want to be when you were younger, and why?
>     What are your transferable skills?

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.
Visit tafesa.edu.au/career-services

STEP 2. Once you’ve decided on a career, fnd the TAFE SA
courses available in the next section of this guide.

If you’re not sure which course you need to study to get a
specifc job, check out the career fnder on page 74.

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TYPES OF TAFE SA
QUALIFICATIONS

        From basic skills to high level qualifcations – we’ve got you covered!

        Certifcate I                  Gain basic skills and conduct routine tasks.
                                      Develop basic operational knowledge and
        Certifcate II
                                      problem-solve under supervision.
                                      Be able to use theoretical knowledge and
        Certifcate III
                                      problem-solve independently.
                                      Use your broad knowledge base to analyse and
        Certifcate IV
                                      apply skills to different contexts.
                                      Acquire in-depth knowledge and advanced skills
        Diploma
                                      to work in technical or management settings.
                                      Apply complex techniques and specialist knowledge
        Advanced Diploma
                                      and be responsible for outcomes.
                                      Understand and interpret key concepts and
        Associate Degree
                                      theories in a chosen feld.
                                      Apply skills based on comprehensive knowledge
        Bachelor Degree
                                      learnt in a professional context.
        Graduate Certifcate           Broaden existing skills or acquire knowledge
        & Diploma                     and skills in a new professional area.

        PLUS we offer over 75 short courses and skill sets designed to help you upskill fast.
        Visit tafesa.edu.au/shortcourses

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ARTS & DESIGN

Creative careers for
creative minds.

Turn your creative talents into
a rewarding career. Gain the
confdence, interpersonal skills
and networking ability to work
across many diverse and
exciting industries.

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FASHION
                                        LEARN IT.
                                        MUSIC & SOUND                          SCREEN & MEDIA
Combine your creative vision with       PRODUCTION                             Create the next Hollywood
the technical skills to design and      Learn how to create your own           blockbuster by taking your
create garments. You can even           music through composition,             ideas from storyboard to TV,
transition to a bachelor degree in      arrangement and performance,           cinema, mobile and computer
partnership with Flinders University.   or operate audio equipment like        screens. Gain skills in Computer
                                        a pro to edit, mix and produce         Generated Imagery (CGI) and
FLORISTRY                               recordings, all while learning about   Visual Effects (VFX) or game
Watch your skills fourish in            the music business at large.           art development.
foral preparation, assembly
and display techniques, design          PERFORMING ARTS                        TECHNICAL PRODUCTION
insights and business and               Study acting and dance, as well        Run the show from behind the
customer service.                       as a range of behind the scenes        scenes. Gain skills in stage
                                        roles. Our courses develop your        management and design,
GRAPHIC DESIGN                          personal strengths and provide         lighting, staging, set construction/
Are you a visual storyteller? Prepare   you with professional skills to meet   props and scenic art while
for an exciting career as a graphic     the demands of the rewarding           collaborating with performing
designer by learning how to create      performing arts sector.                artists on live shows.
artwork and page layouts for
electronic and print publications.      PHOTOGRAPHY                            VISUAL ARTS
                                        Study all aspects of photography       Express yourself and hone your
INTERIOR DESIGN                         and photo imaging, including           craft as you explore traditional
Turn your fair for interior design      digital post processing. Learn how     and contemporary practices
into a career. Inject life into         to produce images for media,           relating to ceramics, digital media,
interior spaces in residential and      commercial and domestic portraits.     drawing, jewellery, painting,
commercial settings by providing        You’ll also build the skills and       printmaking or sculpture.
advice and solutions on fnishes         knowledge needed to set up your
and furnishings.                        own business.

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

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ARTS & DESIGN
ARTS & DESIGN
COURSES
TAFESA.EDU.AU/ARTS
LEVEL                      COURSE NAME
FASHION
Certifcate III             Applied Fashion Design and Technology (MST30819)

Advanced Diploma           Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising (MST60119)
                           Creative Arts (Costume Design) – Flinders University
Bachelor
                           > Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising (MST50119)
                           Creative Arts (Fashion) – Flinders University
Bachelor
                           > Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising (MST50119)

FLORISTRY
Certifcate III             Floristry (SFL30115)

GRAPHIC DESIGN
Certifcate IV              Design (CUA40715)

Diploma                    Graphic Design (CUA50715)

                           Visual Communication
Diploma Program
                           > Diploma of Graphic Design (CUA50715)

Advanced Diploma           Graphic Design (CUA60315)

Advanced Diploma           Graphic Design/Bachelor of Media – University of Adelaide Pathway (CUA60315)

INTERIOR DESIGN
Certifcate IV              Interior Decoration (MSF40118)

Diploma                    Interior Design (MSF50218)

MUSIC & SOUND PRODUCTION
                           Electronic Music Production
Certifcate III Program
                           > Certifcate III in Music Industry (CUA30915)

Certifcate IV              Music Industry (Performance) (CUA40915)

Certifcate IV              Music Industry (Sound Production) (CUA40915)

Diploma                    Music Industry (Performance) (CUA50815)

Diploma                    Music Industry (Sound Production) (CUA50815)

PERFORMING ARTS
Certifcate IV              Dance (CUA40113)

Advanced Diploma           Performing Arts (Acting) (10560NAT)

                           Creative Arts (Dance) – Flinders University
Bachelor                   > Certifcate IV in Dance (CUA40113)
                           > Advanced Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance) (CUA60113)

PHOTOGRAPHY
Certifcate IV              Photography and Photo Imaging (CUA41115)

Diploma                    Photography and Photo Imaging (CUA50915)

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ARTS & DESIGN
COURSES TAFESA.EDU.AU/ARTS
LEVEL                               COURSE NAME
SCREEN & MEDIA
Certifcate III                        Screen and Media (CUA31015)
                                      Film and Television Production
Diploma Program
                                      > Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA51015)
                                      Game and VFX
Diploma Program
                                      > Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA51015)
                                      CGI and Visual Effects/Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Effects and Entertainment Design) –
Advanced Diploma                      Flinders University Pathway
Program                               > Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Make-up Services) OR Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA51015)
                                      > Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA60615)
                                      Film and Television Production/Bachelor of Creative Arts (Screen) – Flinders University Pathway
Advanced Diploma
                                      > Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Make-up Services) OR Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA51015)
Program
                                      > Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA60615)
                                      Game Art/Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Effects and Entertainment Design) – Flinders University Pathway
Advanced Diploma
                                      > Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Make-up Services) OR Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA51015)
Program
                                      > Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA60615)
Advanced Diploma                      Film and Television Production
Program                               > Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA60615)
Advanced Diploma                      CGI, Visual Effects and Game Art
Program                               > Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA60615)
Advanced Diploma                      Game Art
Program                               > Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA60615)
Advanced Diploma                      Game Art/Bachelor of Information Technology – Flinders University Pathway
Program                               > Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA60615)

TECHNICAL PRODUCTION
Certifcate III                        Live Production Services (CUA30415)
Certifcate IV                         Live Production and Technical Services (CUA40415)
                                      Lighting, Sound, Staging and Vision
Certifcate III Program
                                      > Certifcate III in Live Production and Services (CUA30415)
                                      Scenery Construction, Props Making and Scenic Art
Certifcate III Program
                                      > Certifcate III in Live Production and Services (CUA30415)
                                      Lighting, Sound, Staging and Vision
Certifcate IV Program                 > Certifcate III in Live Production and Services (CUA30415)
                                      > Certifcate IV in Live Production and Technical Services (CUA40415)
                                      Stage Management
Certifcate IV Program                 > Certifcate III in Live Production and Services (CUA30415)
                                      > Certifcate IV in Live Production and Technical Services (CUA40415)
                                      Scenery Construction, Props Making and Scenic Art
Certifcate IV Program                 > Certifcate III in Live Production and Services (CUA30415)
                                      > Certifcate IV in Live Production and Technical Services (CUA40415)
                                      Live Design
Certifcate IV Program                 > Certifcate III in Live Production and Services (CUA30415)
                                      > Certifcate IV in Live Production and Technical Services (CUA40415)
Diploma                               Live Production and Technical Services (CUA50415)

VISUAL ARTS
Certifcate IV                         Visual Arts (CUA41315)
Diploma                               Visual Arts (CUA51115)
                                      Creative Arts (Visual Arts) – Flinders University
Bachelor                              > Diploma of Visual Arts (CUA51115)

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BUILDING &
CONSTRUCTION
Do you love working with
your hands?

A career in the dynamic building and
construction industry could be your
perfect ft.

A qualifcation with TAFE SA will set you
up with the skills you need to excel as a
professional in the industry and even run
your own business.

                                            A P P LY D I R E C T TA F E S A . E D U . A U - 2 7
LEARN IT.
AIR-CONDITIONING & REFRIGERATION                 ELECTRICAL & RENEWABLE ENERGY              WET TRADES
Get the theory and practical skills              Get future-ft in this dynamic              Whether you’re keen on laying bricks
to install, maintain and repair air-             sector with courses covering new           or blocks, or constructing mouldings,
conditioning and refrigeration systems           technologies in solar power and energy     get the theory and skills to make sure
in all types of settings – from domestic,        effciency. Learn how to select, install,   your work holds up.
commercial and industrial to military            commission and maintain electrical
and scientifc.                                   and electronic equipment.

BUILDING, DESIGN & DRAFTING                      PLUMBING & WATER OPERATIONS                   APPRENTICESHIPS
Bring your ideas to life through                 Learn everything you need to work
building design and architectural                in this essential sector. Learn how to
                                                                                               Earn money while you
drafting for residential, commercial             set up water and gas supply systems,          learn by studying your
and industrial buildings.                        drainage systems, heating and                 TAFE SA course via
                                                 cooling systems, and install hot water        an apprenticeship.
BUILDING TRADES                                  units and guttering. Or set yourself
Gain the knowledge and skills                    up to work with water utilities, water        Many TAFE SA
required by the building industry in             reuse schemes and wastewater                  courses in building
fooring, and wall and ceiling lining.            treatment plants.                             and construction
CARPENTRY & FURNITURE MAKING                     PAINTING & DECORATING                         can be studied as an
Get the skills you need to work                  Use colour and design to decorate             apprenticeship.
as a carpenter, cabinet maker,                   and communicate. Our painting
furniture maker or furniture fnisher,
                                                                                               For more information
                                                 and decorating courses cover
whether you want to specialise in                traditional and contemporary
                                                                                               visit page 12.
creating contemporary furniture,                 techniques to prepare you
domestic and shop fttings, or the                for a career in this industry.
construction of residential and                  Learn how to apply paint and
commercial developments.                         other decorative fnishes to domestic
                                                 and commercial buildings.

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BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION

       WORK IT.
AIR-CONDITIONING INSTALLER AND SERVICE TECHNICIAN .
BRICKLAYER . BUILDER . CABINETMAKER . CARPENTER .
DRAFTSPERSON . ELECTRICAL TECHNICAL OFFICER .
ESTIMATOR . FLOOR INSTALLER . PAINTER AND DECORATOR .
PLASTERER . PLUMBER . REFRIGERATION MECHANIC .
ROOF PLUMBER . TILER . WATER OPERATOR
+ MORE

                                                        A P P LY D I R E C T TA F E S A . E D U . A U - 2 9
BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
COURSES TAFESA.EDU.AU/BUILDING

LEVEL                                COURSE NAME
AIR-CONDITIONING & REFRIGERATION
                                     Electrotechnology Refrigeration (Career Start)
Certifcate II Program
                                     > Certifcate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) (UEE22011)
Certifcate III                       Air-conditioning and Refrigeration (UEE32211)

BUILDING, DESIGN & DRAFTING
Certifcate IV                        Building and Construction (Building) (CPC40110)

Certifcate IV                        Building and Construction (Estimating) (CPC40308)

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

Certifcate IV                        Building Design Drafting (CPP40115)

Diploma                              Building and Construction (Building) (CPC50210)
                                     Building and Construction (Building)/Bachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship – University of Adelaide
Diploma
                                     Pathway (CPC50210)
Diploma                              Building Design (CPP50911)

Diploma                              Building Design/Bachelor of Architectural Design – University of Adelaide Pathway (CPP50911)

BUILDING TRADES
Certifcate II                        Construction Pathways (CPC20211)

                                     Construction Pathways (Mortar)
Certifcate II Program
                                     > Certifcate II in Construction Pathways (CPC20211)

Certifcate III                       Flooring Technology (MSF30818)

Certifcate III                       Wall and Ceiling Lining (CPC31211)

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BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
LEVEL                   COURSE NAME
CARPENTRY & FURNITURE MAKING
                        Construction Pathways (Carpentry and Joinery)
Certifcate II Program
                        > Certifcate II in Construction Pathways (CPC20211)
Certifcate III          Furniture Finishing (MSF30113)

Certifcate III          Furniture Making (MSF30213)

Certifcate III          Cabinet Making (MSF31113)

Certifcate III          Carpentry (CPC30211)

ELECTRICAL & RENEWABLE ENERGY
Certifcate II           Electrotechnology (Career Start) (UEE22011)

Certifcate III          Electrotechnology Electrician (UEE30811)

Certifcate III          Instrumentation and Control (UEE31211)

Certifcate IV           Electrical - Instrumentation (UEE40411)

Associate Degree        Electrical Engineering (CRS1400352)
                        Electrical Engineering/Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic) – University of Adelaide Pathway
Associate Degree
                        (CRS1400352)
Associate Degree        Electrical Engineering/Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) (Honours) – Flinders University Pathway (CRS1400352)

Diploma                 Electrical Engineering (UEE50411)

PLUMBING & WATER OPERATIONS
Certifcate II           Plumbing (Pre-apprenticeship) (22304VIC)

Certifcate III          Plumbing (CPC32413)

Certifcate III          Roof Plumbing (CPC32612)

Certifcate III          Water Industry Operations (Networks) (NWP30215)

Certifcate III          Water Industry Treatment (Drinking water) (NWP30315)

Certifcate III          Water Industry Treatment (Wastewater) (NWP30315)

Certifcate IV           Plumbing and Services (Operations) (CPC40912)

PAINTING & DECORATING
Certifcate III          Painting and Decorating (CPC30611)

WET TRADES
Certifcate III          Bricklaying/Blocklaying (CPC30111)

Certifcate III          Solid Plastering (CPC31011)

Certifcate III          Wall and Floor Tiling (CPC31311)

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BUSINESS & MARKETING

Start your own business,
upskill in your current role
or prepare to climb the
corporate ladder.

From project management to fnance,
and marketing to retail – lead the way,
crunch numbers or get down
to business. The choice is yours.

From full-time to fexible, our courses
offer a variety of options to suit
entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs and
everyone in between.

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I studied online and gained high level administrative
                            skills and business knowledge that I continue
                            to apply in my full-time role within the Local
                            Government Sector.

                            Ashleigh, TAFE SA Business graduate.

   LEARN IT.
ACCOUNTING & BOOKKEEPING                  RETAIL
It is not all about numbers! Provide      If you love the creativity and buzz
advice, work in almost any industry       of busy retail, our qualifcations
and be in demand with this                can help you succeed in this
essential business service.               dynamic industry. Prepare for
                                          a career in customer service,
BUSINESS & ADMINISTRATION                 creative or management roles.
Open the door to endless
possibilities with a qualifcation in      SALES & MARKETING
business and administration. From         Establish yourself in a dynamic
start-ups, solo ventures or global        and creative industry across
companies you will gain fexible and       marketing, advertising, social
transferable skills with a competitive    media, business and sales.
edge across courses spanning the          Learn the core principles and
entire world of business.                 how to apply them in a variety
                                          of industries.
FINANCIAL SERVICES
A career in the fnancial services         WORK HEALTH & SAFETY (WHS)
sector means you never stop               Gain the skills to effectively apply
learning. Develop the skills and          WHS knowledge in the workplace
knowledge required to pursue a            and manage a variety of WHS
career in commercial lending and          situations.
fnancial planning.

MANAGEMENT
Provide strategic leadership to
help guide the work of others and
of businesses as a whole. You’ll
learn about project management,
human resources, information
management, innovation, marketing
and sustainability.

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WORK IT.
ACCOUNTANT . ADMINISTRATION MANAGER . ACCOUNTS MANAGER (ADVERTISING) .
ADMINISTRATION CLERK . BOOKKEEPER . BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR . CUSTOMER
SERVICE ASSISTANT . CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT OFFICER . EXECUTIVE OFFICER .
FINANCIAL CLERK . FRANCHISEE . HR MANAGER . MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS
CONSULTANT . MEDICAL ADMINISTRATOR . MEDICAL RECORDS OFFICER .
MICRO BUSINESS OPERATOR . OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY OFFICER .
OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR . OFFICE MANAGER . PAYROLL OFFICER . PROJECT OFFICER .
PRACTICE MANAGER . PROJECT MANAGER . RECEPTIONIST . RETAIL SUPERVISOR .
SALES REPRESENTATIVE . SMALL BUSINESS MANAGER . SUPERVISOR . TEAM LEADER
+ MORE

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BUSINESS & MARKETING
BUSINESS & MARKETING
COURSES
TAFESA.EDU.AU/BUSINESS
LEVEL              COURSE NAME
ACCOUNTING & BOOKKEEPING
Certifcate III     Accounts Administration (FNS30317)

Certifcate IV      Accounting and Bookkeeping (FNS40217)

Diploma            Accounting (FNS50217)

Diploma            Accounting/Bachelor of Accounting – Flinders University Pathway (FNS50217)

Diploma            Accounting/Bachelor of Banking and Finance – Flinders University Pathway (FNS50217)

Diploma            Accounting/Bachelor of Finance – Flinders University Pathway (FNS50217)

Diploma            Accounting/Bachelor of Business Economics – Flinders University Pathway (FNS50217)

Advanced Diploma   Accounting (FNS60217)

Advanced Diploma   Accounting/Bachelor of Accounting – Flinders University Pathway (FNS60217)

Advanced Diploma   Accounting/Bachelor of Banking and Finance – Flinders University Pathway (FNS60217)

Advanced Diploma   Accounting/Bachelor of Business Economics – Flinders University Pathway (FNS60217)

Advanced Diploma   Accounting/Bachelor of Finance – Flinders University Pathway (FNS60217)

BUSINESS & ADMINISTRATION
Certifcate III     Business (BSB30115)

Certifcate III     Business Administration (BSB30415)

Certifcate III     Business Administration (Medical) (BSB31115)

Certifcate III     Customer Engagement (BSB30215)

Certifcate III     Health Administration (HLT37315)

Certifcate III     Micro Business Operations (BSB30315)

Certifcate IV      Business (BSB40215)

Certifcate IV      Business Administration (BSB40515)

Certifcate IV      Health Administration (HLT47315)

Certifcate IV      New Small Business (BSB42618)

Certifcate IV      Recordkeeping (BSB41715)

Diploma            Business (BSB50215)

Diploma            Business Administration (BSB50415)

Diploma            Business Administration/Bachelor of Business – Flinders University Pathway (BSB50415)

Diploma            Business/Bachelor of Business – Flinders University Pathway (BSB50215)

FINANCIAL SERVICES
Certifcate III     Financial Services (FNS30115)

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BUSINESS & MARKETING
COURSES
TAFESA.EDU.AU/BUSINESS
LEVEL                                COURSE NAME
MANAGEMENT
Certifcate IV                        Human Resources (BSB41015)

Certifcate IV                        Leadership and Management (BSB42015)

Certifcate IV                        Project Management Practice (BSB41515)

Diploma                              Human Resources Management (BSB50618)

                                     Human Resources Management/Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management) – Flinders University Pathway
Diploma
                                     (BSB50618)

Diploma                              Leadership and Management (BSB51918)

Diploma                              Leadership and Management/Bachelor of Business – Flinders University Pathway (BSB51918)

Diploma                              Leadership and Management/Bachelor of Business (International Business) – Flinders University Pathway (BSB51918)

Diploma                              Leadership and Management/Bachelor of Business (Management) – Flinders University Pathway (BSB51918)

Diploma                              Leadership and Management/Bachelor of Business (Marketing) – Flinders University Pathway (BSB51918)

Diploma                              Practice Management (HLT57715)

Diploma                              Project Management (BSB51415)

Diploma                              Project Management/Bachelor of Project Management – University of Adelaide Pathway (BSB51415)

Advanced Diploma                     Management (Human Resources) (BSB60915)

Advanced Diploma                     Management (Human Resources)/Bachelor of Business – Flinders University Pathway (BSB60915)

Advanced Diploma                     Leadership and Management (BSB61015)

RETAIL
Certifcate II                        Retail Services (SIR20216)

Certifcate III                       Retail (SIR30216)

SALES & MARKETING
Certifcate IV                        Marketing and Communication (BSB42415)

Diploma                              Marketing and Communication (BSB52415)

                                     Marketing and Communication/Bachelor of Business (Marketing)
Diploma
                                     – Flinders University Pathway (BSB52415)

WORK HEALTH & SAFETY (WHS)
Certifcate IV                        Work Health and Safety (BSB41419)

Diploma                              Work Health and Safety (BSB51315)               Leads

                                                                                                    Prospects

                                                                                                                Customers

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COMMUNITY
SERVICES
Are you looking to make a real
impact on people’s lives?

If you want to help build healthy, resilient
communities, then a career in community
services could be for you. 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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AGED & DISABILITY SERVICES
                            LEARN IT.            MENTAL HEALTH &
Prepare to work with older people                DRUG EDUCATION
and people with disability, helping              Harness specialist knowledge of
them maintain their health,                      relevant laws, available services and
wellbeing and independence                       health issues to work with clients
by designing, coordinating and                   in relation to mental health, alcohol
delivering support services in a                 and drug use.
variety of settings.
                                                 YOUTH WORK
CHILDREN’S EDUCATION & CARE                      Help young people develop the
Working with children at school                  skills needed to make positive
age or during early childhood is a               choices. Specifc support services
rewarding career choice. TAFE SA                 include accommodation, education,
children’s services and education                training and employment,
support qualifcations can prepare                and counselling.
you for a career in education
support, childcare, preschool care
and out-of-school-hours care.

COMMUNITY & FAMILY SERVICES
Make a difference in the lives of
others with a role in community
development, by working with
children, older people, people
with disabilities, refugees and
marginalised groups, or providing
counselling services that address a
range of issues.

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COMMUNITY SERVICES

       WORK IT.
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

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COMMUNITY SERVICES
COURSES
TAFESA.EDU.AU/COMMUNITY
LEVEL                                COURSE NAME
AGED & DISABILITY SERVICES
Certifcate III                       Individual Support (CHC33015)
Certifcate III                       Individual Support (Ageing) (CHC33015)
Certifcate III                       Individual Support (Home and Community) (CHC33015)
Certifcate III                       Individual Support (Disability) (CHC33015)
Certifcate IV                        Disability/Bachelor of Disability and Developmental Education – Flinders University Pathway (CHC43115)
Certifcate IV                        Disability (CHC43115)

CHILDREN’S EDUCATION & CARE
Certifcate III                       Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113)
Certifcate III                       Education Support (CHC30213)
Diploma                              Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50113)

COMMUNITY & FAMILY SERVICES
Certifcate III                       Community Services (CHC32015)
Certifcate IV                        Child, Youth and Family Intervention (CHC40313)
Certifcate IV                        Child, Youth and Family Intervention (Family Support) (CHC40313)
Certifcate IV                        Community Services (CHC42015)
Diploma                              Counselling (CHC51015)
Diploma                              Counselling/Bachelor of Arts – University of Adelaide Pathway (CHC51015)
Diploma                              Counselling/Bachelor of Social Sciences – University of Adelaide Pathway (CHC51015)
Diploma                              Financial Counselling (CHC51115)
Diploma                              Community Services/Bachelor of Social Sciences – University of Adelaide Pathway (CHC52015)
Diploma                              Community Services/Bachelor of Arts – University of Adelaide Pathway (CHC52015)
Diploma                              Community Services/Bachelor of Social Work – Flinders University Pathway (CHC52015)
Diploma                              Community Services (Case Management) (CHC52015)
Diploma                              Community Services (CHC52015)
Advanced Diploma                     Community Sector Management (CHC62015)
Advanced Diploma                     Community Sector Management/Bachelor of Arts – University of Adelaide Pathway (CHC62015)
Advanced Diploma                     Community Sector Management/Bachelor of Social Sciences – University of Adelaide Pathway (CHC62015)

MENTAL HEALTH & DRUG EDUCATION
Certifcate IV                        Mental Health (CHC43315)
Certifcate IV                        Mental Health Peer Work (CHC43515)
Diploma                              Mental Health (CHC53315)
Diploma                              Mental Health/Bachelor of Arts – University of Adelaide Pathway (CHC53315)
Diploma                              Mental Health/Bachelor of Social Sciences – University of Adelaide Pathway (CHC53315)

YOUTH WORK
Certifcate IV                        Youth Work (CHC40413)

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EDUCATION &
LANGUAGES
TAFE SA’s Education and Languages
courses 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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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE
                            LEARN IT.            LITERACY & NUMERACY                  WORKPLACE TRAINING
Improve your English language skills             Build a strong foundation in         Get qualifed to design learning
to succeed in further study, training            language, literacy, and numeracy     programs, use training packages
or work. Courses are focused on                  as a pathway to further vocational   and courses, and deliver
students’ individual language needs              study or to enter the workforce.     group-based learning.
and incorporate speaking, listening,             Units can be studied alongside
reading, and writing.                            your vocational course.

LANGUAGES, INTERPRETING                          SIGN LANGUAGE
& TRANSLATION                                    Learn how to communicate with
Pursue a career in interpreting and              people who are deaf or hearing
translating or add a valuable asset              impaired with Auslan (Australian
to your resumé.                                  Sign Language).

LIBRARY STUDIES                                  WOMEN’S EDUCATION
Work in libraries, information                   Gain the skills, knowledge,
services or other cultural institutions          and self-confdence to manage
where you need to use cataloguing                education, career, and life
tools, understand copyright                      changes in a supportive learning
requirements, and provide support                environment for women. Develop
to users of multimedia technology.               literacy, numeracy, computing,
You can also train for support roles             self-development and work-related
in education.                                    competencies to prepare you
                                                 for future tertiary education and
                                                 career success.

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