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North Regional TAFE offers a range of short courses that can help to improve your career.  If you’re looking to upskill for a new job, want to learn something new, or require a ticket for work, then check out our short courses on offer across the Kimberley and Pilbara. 

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Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment SIS06
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Can you handle off road conditions in the Pilbara?

This course will give you both theoretical and practical knowledge on the operation and...

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4WD TRAINING

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Karratha
Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment D6358
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4WD Training in the Kimberley.

This two day course provides you with both the theoretical and practical knowledge in operating and...

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4WD TRAINING COURSE

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Broome, Derby, Halls Creek, Kununurra
Health, Beauty and Fitness SHB10
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Gain the skills and knowledge to provide advice on body products and protection from environmental damage, and design single treatments or a...

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BEAUTY SALON SERVICES

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Karratha
Building and Construction RII01
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Gain the skills and knowledge required to conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations within the civil construction industry.

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BOBCAT/SKIDSTEER

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Derby, Halls Creek, Kununurra
Health, Beauty and Fitness SHB09
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Develop your knowledge of skin science, anatomy and physiology to design body massage routines and techniques.

This course can be completed...

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BODY MASSAGES

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Karratha
Health, Beauty and Fitness SHB08
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Gain the skills and knowledge to provide a range of body treatments including including body massage, electrical currents, body scrubs and wraps...

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BODY TREATMENTS

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Karratha
Creative Industries CUA16
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Experiment with clay using hand forming constructing methods and techniques through North Regional TAFE"s weekly ceramics classes in Broome.

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CERAMICS

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Broome
Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment AHC02
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Do you need to know how to operate and maintain your chainsaw in a safe manner?

The appropriate and safe use of a chainsaw is a specialist...

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CHAINSAW

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Broome
Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment AHC09
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This unit covers the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a hand-held chainsaw and maintain it in working condition. This unit is...

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CHAINSAW INTRODUCTION

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Karratha, Tom Price
Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment AHC03
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This course will help you apply, transport and store chemicals safely and meet the requirements of State and Federal bodies. You will learn:...

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CHEMICAL HANDLING

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Broome, Kununurra
Business and Finance BSB39

Computers and technology have become part of everyday life, and using computers to research, communicate, print and browse the web has become a...

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COMPUTER ESSENTIALS

Broome
Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics MAR01
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This Coxswain Engineering skill  is a mandatory requirement in a Certificate II in Coxswain qualification. This skill set is an intensive three...

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COXSWAIN ENGINEERING

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Broome
Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics MAR02
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This skill set is a fundamental component of both the Coxswain Grade II and Coxswain and MED II qualifications. This unit involves the skills and...

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COXSWAIN ENVIRONMENTAL PRACTICE

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Broome, Karratha, Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics MAR3
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Coxswain Navigation is an intensive and hands on three day skill set and forms part of the mandatory requirement of the Coxswain qualification....

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COXSWAIN NAVIGATION

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Broome
Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics MAR04
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This skill set is a fundamental component of both the Coxswain Grade II and Coxswain qualifications. This three day course covers all of the...

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COXSWAIN VESSEL OPERATIONS

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Broome, Karratha, Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Business and Finance SIT09

Are you running your business to suit your needs? Do you know what your customers want?

These seem like simple enough questions, but often...

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CUSTOMER SERVICE SKILL SET

Karratha
Business and Finance BSB41

Develop the skills and knowledge to install, configure and optimise operating system (OS) software to meet business and client needs and to...

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DIAGNOSTICS AND SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATION SKILL SET

Broome
Building and Construction RII04
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This course specifies the outcomes required to perform slinging techniques, including the selection and inspection of lifting gear and/or the...

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DOGGING

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Kununurra
Creative Industries CUA24
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In this unit we explore how to use sewing machines, not to make garments, but to draw!

We experiment with different methods of stitching...

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DRAWING WITH STITCH

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Broome
Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics MAR05
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This skill set forms a crucial part of all maritime qualifications offered from Coxswain Grade II, Coxswain, Master 24 and MED II. This three day...

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ELEMENTS OF SHIPBOARD SAFETY

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Broome, Karratha, Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Building and Construction RII05
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Learn everything you need to qualify for a licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more). Operate a...

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ELEVATED WORK PLATFORM

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Karratha
Creative Industries CUA04

Encaustic is a Greek word meaning 'to heat or burn in" (enkaustikos).

Encaustic painting involves using heat, from melting beeswax,...

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ENCAUSTIC PAINTING

Broome
English, Languages and Foundation Studies K9690
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Do you want to improve your English language skills? Come to the general English class at  North Regional TAFE to work on your grammar, speaking,...

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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE

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Broome
Building and Construction RII06
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The course designed to instruct the excavator operator in the fundamentals of excavator operation to a productive, efficient standard. It is based...

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EXCAVATOR

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Halls Creek, Kununurra
Health, Beauty and Fitness SHB07

Learn how to master the art of spray tanning and semi-permanent eyelash extension application. These two units combined will give you the skills...

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EYELASH EXTENSION AND TANNING SKILL SET

Karratha, Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Creative Industries CUA20

This course provides an introduction into the traditional and contemporary technique of coiling using natural and man-made fibres.

Learn...

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FIBRE/TEXTILE COILING

Broome
Business and Finance KFW01

This course provides participants with the skills to identify, assess and safely confine workplace emergency situations.

Participants will...

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FIRE WARDEN

Broome, Halls Creek
Health, Beauty and Fitness HLT01
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Learn how to provide first aid in emergency situations. You will learn how to respond to an emergency situation, apply appropriate first aid...

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FIRST AID

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Broome, Derby, Fitzroy Crossing Centre, Halls Creek, Karratha
Health, Beauty and Fitness HLT05

Learn how to provide first aid in an emergency situation to infants, children and adults.

This course applies to educators and support...

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FIRST AID - CHILDCARE

Broome
Hospitality, Tourism and Events SIT07

Would you like nationally recognised training in hospitality? NRT has a short course for anyone wanting to kick-start their career today!

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FOOD SAFETY SUPERVISORS SKILL SET

Broome
Building and Construction RII07
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This short course will give you the skills to safely operate a forklift. On successful completion you will receive a forklift Notice of Assessment...

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FORKLIFT

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Broome, Derby, Kununurra, Tom Price
Building and Construction RII08
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This course covers conducting wheeled front end loader operating in the civil construction industry. The course includes:
•planning and...

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FRONT END LOADER

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Broome, Kununurra
Business and Finance BSB42

Focusing on provision of information and communications technology advice and support to clients, including the communication of comprehensive...

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HELPDESK SKILL SET

Broome
Business and Finance P0065
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This 5 day course has been designed to provide elected health and safety representatives with the skills to effectively represent their fellow...

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INTRODUCTORY TRAINING FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY REPRESENTATIVES

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Halls Creek, Karratha, Kununurra, Newman, Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics TLI07

Dangerous Goods Awareness is a great introductory course for companies and individuals to learn what is required when dealing with dangerous goods...

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LOGISTICS - DANGEROUS GOODS AWARENESS

Karratha
Health, Beauty and Fitness SHB01
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The course is aimed at people wanting to know how to apply their own make-up. Students will learn how to apply three different looks over the...

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MAKE UP SKILLS

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Karratha, Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Health, Beauty and Fitness SHB11
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Units covered
SHBBMUP002 Design and apply make-up
SHBBMUP003 Design and apply make-up for photography
SHBBMUP004 Design and...

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MAKE-UP SKILL SET

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Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Creative Industries CUA23
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Drawing is the back bone to your arts practice . This unit allows you to build your fundamental drawing skills and learn how to capture what is...

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MAKING MARKS ON PAPER

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Broome
Health, Beauty and Fitness SHB04

Learn how to provide the perfect manicure and pedicure with this short beauty course.

You will learn everything you need to provide great...

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MANICURE AND PEDICURE SKILL SET

Karratha, Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics TLI05
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This Manual Handling - Logistics course provides a contemporary approach to understanding how important the functional movement of our body is and...

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MANUAL HANDLING

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Karratha
Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics MAR07
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This two day skill set will provide you with the skills required to use a marine radio correctly. The Marine Radio skill set is a mandatory...

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MARINE RADIO

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Broome
Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics MAR09
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The Master 24 Seamanship Skills is an intensive five day course and is a mandatory skill set for the Master 24 qualification. You will learn how...

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MASTER 24 SEAMANSHIP SKILLS

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Broome
Aerospace, Maritime and Logistics MAR10
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The Master 24 Ship Knowledge skill set is a five day course that is a prerequisite for the Master 24 qualification. This skill set focuses on the...

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MASTER 24 SHIP KNOWLEDGE

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Broome
Health, Beauty and Fitness HLT04
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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the help provided to a person developing a mental illness, or in a mental health crisis, and is given until...

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MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID

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Karratha, Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Business and Finance P178
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Become an advanced user of Microsoft Excel. Develop your skills to use the advanced analysis and automation tools using Microsoft Excel when...

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MICROSOFT EXCEL ADVANCED

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Karratha
Business and Finance P177
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Develop your skills in Microsoft Excel with this intermediate level course. You will learn how to produce more effective and productive workbooks...

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MICROSOFT EXCEL INTERMEDIATE

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Karratha, Newman, Pundulmurra (Hedland), Tom Price
Business and Finance P176
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This course will give you a thorough grounding in the use of Microsoft Excel.
 You will understand the importance of accuracy, good formula...

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MICROSOFT EXCEL INTRODUCTION

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Newman, Pundulmurra (Hedland), Tom Price
Business and Finance P0192
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Learn to manage emails, appointments, contacts, and tasks using Microsoft Outlook.

This course aims to give the new Outlook user a thorough...

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MICROSOFT OUTLOOK INTRODUCTION

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Karratha
Business and Finance P0181
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This beginner level course will give you a thorough grounding in the basics of Microsoft Project. You will learn how to use the software to manage...

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MICROSOFT PROJECT INTRODUCTION

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Karratha
Business and Finance P175

Become an advanced user of Microsoft Word. Extend your skills to produce large Word documents, with a table of contents, indexes, cover pages and...

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MICROSOFT WORD ADVANCED

Karratha
Business and Finance P174
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Develop your skills in Microsoft Word with this intermediate level course. You will understand how to produce more intricate and varied documents...

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MICROSOFT WORD INTERMEDIATE

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Karratha, Newman, Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Business and Finance P173
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This beginner level course will give you a thorough grounding in the basics of Microsoft Word. You will learn to create, format and print simple...

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MICROSOFT WORD INTRODUCTION

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Newman
Business and Finance BSB35
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This course covers the skills and knowledge required to record and prepare payroll documentation, respond to enquiries, process accurate payroll...

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MYOB PAYROLL

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Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Business and Finance BSB40

MYOB is a useful skill for small businesses. This workshop provides a short introduction to the popular bookkeeping software, MYOB.

During...

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MYOB WORKSHOP

Broome, Derby
Creative Industries CUA06

This short course will give you the skills to safely operate a forklift. On successful completion you will receive a forklift Notice of Assessment...

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OIL PAINTING

Broome
Creative Industries CUA15
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What artistic skill would you like to hone? Choose your own medium in our Open Studio art classes.

Experiment in drawing with charcoals and...

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OPEN STUDIO

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Broome
Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment AHC11
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This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to operate firefighting equipment. Work is undertaken in accordance with relevant codes of...

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OPERATE FIREFIGHTING EQUIPMENT

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Tom Price
Creative Industries CUA19

Learn fundamental printmaking skills and work towards basic skills in printing some of your favourite designs on paper.

You will learn how...

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PRINTMAKING ON PAPER

Broome
Creative Industries CUA18

This course will provide you with fundamental printmaking skills and the opportunity to print some of your favourite designs onto fabric.

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PRINTMAKING ON TEXTILE

Minurmarghali Mia Roebourne
Health, Beauty and Fitness HLT03

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation...

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PROVIDE CPR

Karratha, Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Building and Construction RII09
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This course is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work and is accredited by WorkSafe WA. Students will...

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RIGGING BASIC

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Kununurra
Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment P0085
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This course is for people willing to capture and release reptiles, including venomous snakes. Gain all the skills you need to safely remove and...

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SNAKE HANDLING

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Karratha, Newman
Creative Industries CUS02
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Learn the craft of songwriting! Are you an aspiring songwriter?

This course, will take you through the processes of music composition and...

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Broome26 - 27 May 2 - 3 June Saturdays & Sundays 8. 00am - 4.

SONGWRITING

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Broome
Building and Construction RII12
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This course give student's the skills and knowledge required to conduct telescopic materials handler operations in the Resources and...

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TELEHANDLER

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Karratha
Building and Construction RII13
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This course covers the competency required to implement traffic management plans in the civil construction industry. It includes: planning and...

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TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT TC

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Derby, Halls Creek, Kununurra
Creative Industries CUA017
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Channel your creativity through North Regional TAFE's weekly Twining for Beginners classes in Broome.

During this course you will be...

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TWINING FOR BEGINNERS

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Broome
Building and Construction RII03
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This course specifies the outcomes required to operate a vehicle loading crane with a capacity of 10 meter tonnes or more, mounted on a vehicle...

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VEHICLE LOADING CRANE

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Kununurra
Creative Industries CUA21

Visual Diary is the most important documentation in an artist"s lifelong creative pathway.

This course will look at some of the many ways...

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VISUAL DIARY

Broome
Business and Finance BSB36

This course provides an introduction to web design, and covers HTML5 Basics, working with text, images, audio and video, web page enhancement and...

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WEB DESIGN INTRODUCTION

Karratha
Building and Construction CPC05
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Do you work in the building construction industry?
Do you hold a current Construction Work (White Card)?
If the answer is no, then you...

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WHITE CARD

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Broome, Karratha, Kununurra
Information Technology, Library and Digital BSB37

Do you know how important it is for you to secure your Wi-Fi network at home and in the office? Do you know how to use public Wi-Fi securely?...

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BroomeBegins 15 February Every Thursday 5. 00pm - 8.

WI-FI SECURITY SKILL SET

Broome
Business and Finance P0039
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The two day Work Health and Safety Reps Refresher Course has been designed to update the skills and knowledge of elected Health and Safety...

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WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY REPS REFRESHER COURSE

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Broome, Halls Creek, Karratha, Kununurra, Newman, Pundulmurra (Hedland)
Building and Construction RII17
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Do you work in the building and construction industry? Are you based at the mines and work in the resource sector?

On completion of this...

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WORK SAFELY AT HEIGHTS

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Karratha, Kununurra
Building and Construction RII02
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During this short course participant’s will gain the skills and knowledge required to enter and work in confined spaces in the Resources and...

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WORKING IN CONFINED SPACES

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Karratha, Kununurra
Business and Finance BSB45
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This skill set answers all the questions critical to becoming a successful workplace leader

Some of the questions that need to be answered...

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WORKPLACE LEADERSHIP SKILL SET

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Karratha
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