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Karratha Campus

Operating as one of NR TAFE's largest campuses, Karratha is located in the Pilbara. 

Karratha Campus specialises in many areas including: 

  • Business 
  • Beauty 
  • Trades 
  • Safety and high risk training 

Featuring a state-of-the-art beauty salon, Salon 700 provides our students with the ability to gain a strong experience interacting with real life clients. The facility encompasses modern hairdressing, beauty therapy and manicure stations, front reception along with a classroom replicating a working environment to equip students with all the skills needed to gain entry into the hair or beauty industry. 

The Industry Skills Centres based at our Karratha and Pundulmurra campuses support the delivery of essential training to tradespeople employed in the mining, construction and logistics industries, specifically meeting the needs of the Pilbara workforce's specific training goals. 

Parking is available on campus.

Business hours 

Monday to Friday 7:45am - 4:30pm 

Contact details 

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Facilities

The Electrical and Instrumentation Training Centre at Karratha supports the delivery of a range of electrical and instrumentation training, through the use of the latest interactive computer-based training aides, training rigs and instrumentation.

The Industry Skills Centres based at our Karratha and Pundulmurra campuses support the delivery of essential training to tradespeople employed in the mining, construction and logistics industries. The Centres were built to supoprt the Pilbara workforce's specific training goals, through the delivery of courses in firefighting, forklift operation, rigging and dogging, scaffolding, working at heights, and working in confined spaces.

Salon 700 is a training hair and beauty salon based at North Regional TAFE's Karratha campus. The facility encompasses modern hairdressing, beauty therapy and manicure stations, front reception along with a classroom replicating a working environment to equip students with all the skills needed to gain entry into the hair or beauty industry.

Karratha Campus

Address

Lot 2598 Dampier Highway
Karratha WA 6714
Australia

Explore the courses available at Karratha campus

^ You will pay half price for the course fees on the Lower fees, local skills courses, however other fees may apply such as for resources that are specifically needed for your training.
State ID: IAA21
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment

4WD Training Skill Set

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus

Sub study areas:

Conservation and Land Management

Boost your 4WD skills! 

Whether you need to operate and maintain a 4WD on a remote worksite or simply wish to gain confidence driving in off-road conditions, this course will provide you with the skills you need to feel at ease behind the wheel. 

Please bring along: 

  • Current driver’s licence
  • 4WD with a full tank of fuel
  • Closed in shoes
  • Hat, sunscreen and sunglasses
  • Plenty of water
Skill set
National ID: K2032P
State ID: K2032P
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health First Aid

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Health Services

Make a real difference to the people in your community. Become an Accredited Mental Health First Aider.

In any one year, approximately 1 in 5 Australians aged 16-85 have a common mental illness. Evidence suggests that Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people experience this at a higher rate. Mental Health First Aid training will teach you practical skills to assist adults who are developing a mental health problem, experiencing a worsening of an existing mental health problem or in a mental health crisis.

Learn practical first aid skills such as:

  • Recognise common mental health problems affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Provide initial support using a practical, evidence-based Action Plan
  • Seek appropriate professional support
  • Respond in a crisis situation

This course is based on guidelines developed through the expert consensus of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals.

What's covered?

  • Depression and anxiety
  • Psychosis
  • Substance use problems
  • Mental health crises covered
  • Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
  • Non-suicidal self-injury
  • Panic attacks
  • Traumatic events
  • Severe psychotic states
  • Severe effects from alcohol or other drug use
  • Aggressive behaviours

This is a 14-hour educational course, not a therapy or support group.

Join us from 8.00am - 4.00pm
Short course
National ID: FNS50217
State ID: BDP8
Industry Business and Finance

Diploma of Accounting

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Accounting and Bookkeeping

Crunch the numbers with a career as an accountant.

The Diploma of Accounting provides participants with the opportunity to undertake professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries, including tax agents, accounts payable and accounts receivable officers, payroll service providers, and employees performing a range of accounting tasks for organisations in a range of industries.

Participants will learn how to apply solutions to a range of often complex problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. Participants will learn how to plan, coordinate and evaluate their own work and provide guidance to others within defined guidelines.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Diploma
National ID: FNS40217
State ID: BDQ3
Industry Business and Finance

Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Accounting and Bookkeeping

Crunch the numbers with a career in accounting and bookkeeping.

The Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping provides participants with an opportunity to work as a bookkeeper in a business or within their own practice. Participants will learn skills to develop their bookkeeping and financial report preparation knowledge, complete all bookkeeping requirements and complete BAS information for employers and clients.

Participants will also be able to develop a range of generic business skills. This qualification is recognised as meeting the future requirements for bookkeepers wishing to provide BAS services as a professional contract bookkeeper, either working under the direction of a Tax Agent/Public Accountant, for a bookkeeping business or franchise, or as a BAS service provider.

Certificate IV
National ID: FNS30317
State ID: BDQ0
Industry Business and Finance

Certificate III in Accounts Administration

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Online/distance
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Accounting and Bookkeeping

Enter an industry you can count on.

The Certificate III in Accounts Administration is suitable for participants who wish to work in the administration side of accounting. This includes financial data entry, processing accounts and payrolls, producing financial reports and providing customer service in financial transactions.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Design and produce business documents
  • Operate computerised accounting systems
  • Perform and process financial transactions and extract reports
  • Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate III
National ID: K2031P
State ID: K2031P
Industry Engineering and Mining

Basic Welding

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Engineering

Our Basic Welding short course will give you an introduction to welding, including safety and workshop procedures.


In this introduction to welding course you will have access to gas metal and arc welding (GMAW), manual metal arc welding (MMAW) and gas tungsten arc welding (TIG) in a fully equipped workshop.

The course will provide students with practical skills that will allow you to complete basic welding tasks. Students are welcome to bring their own projects to class and discuss them with your lecturer.


Please note that students will be required to wear personal protective clothing at all times (safety boots, safety glasses, long pants and a cotton drill shirt).
This course is not formally assessed. A Certificate of Participation will be provided upon completion. This course is designed for students who have limited welding experience, or who have never welded before.

Join us from 5.00pm - 8.00pm
Short course
National ID: SHB30115
State ID: AWO7
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

Certificate III in Beauty Services

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Beauty Therapy

Make people look and feel their best everyday with a career in the beauty industry!

The Certificate III in Beauty Services guides participants through a range of beauty treatments and services, including waxing and nail care. This course has been specifically designed to develop participants' skills in customer service, product sales and financial transactions, allowing treatment to be applied in a professional manner.

Participants will learn how to perform a range of beauty services, including:

  • Waxing
  • Tanning
  • Manicure and pedicures
  • Nail art
  • Brow treatments

Students will have the opportunity to develop more advanced skills of their choice through the selection of elective units.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate III
National ID: SHB40115
State ID: AWO5
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Beauty Therapy

Make people look and feel their best everyday with a career in the beauty industry!

If you would like to work at a beauty salon, day spa or run your own beauty business, then this course is perfect for you.

Participants will develop skills in:

  • Facial massage
  • Lash and brow treatments
  • Nail art
  • Make-up
  • Waxing
  • Body massage and treatments
  • Retail product sales and advice

This course comprises both theory and practical study and will be conducted in the classroom and onsite in a practicing hair and beauty salon. Participants who complete the Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy will have the skills necessary to provide customers with a professional range of beauty treatments and services.

Certificate IV
National ID: BSB10115
State ID: AVU7
Industry Business and Finance

Certificate I in Business

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus

Sub study areas:

Business

Let's begin with the business basics.

The Certificate I in Business is an entry-level course suitable for those seeking an introduction into business and office work. Participants will develop basic skills and knowledge to undertake a variety of administration tasks.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Operate a personal computer and/or other digital device
  • Create letters, flyers, posters and other business documents
  • Use a photocopier, printers, scanners, binders, laminators and back up devices
  • Communicate in a business environment
  • Organise files and folders on their devices

The units that form the Certificate I in Business act as a foundation for many other qualifications in business, finance, tourism, community services, hospitality and aged care, among others.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate I
National ID: BSB20115
State ID: AVU8
Industry Business and Finance

Certificate II in Business

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Business

Let's begin with the business basics.

Want a career in an office? Not sure if you have the skills?

The Certificate II in Business is a self-paced course designed for those without experience in the business sector, including school leavers and those looking for a new career or returning to the industry. Our lecturers can help you set up your email account and develop your word processing and Excel skills, as well as teaching you other essential knowledge to improve your chances of securing a career in business.

Successful completion of this course can lead into higher level qualifications and is also the foundation for many other industries.

Already employed in business? This course allows you to gain a nationally-accredited qualification while at work, recognising your capabilities while boosting your skills.

Certificate II
National ID: BSB30115
State ID: AVR7
Industry Business and Finance

Certificate III in Business

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Online/distance
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Business

Make your mark in the corporate world.

The Certificate III in Business has been designed for those wishing to develop their existing office skills and gain a broad range of competencies necessary to fulfill the office roles traditionally found in the North West.

This qualification helps participants further enhance their existing Microsoft Office computer skills and add in finance options using MYOB; as well as other essential skills to improve their business acumen. Successful completion of this course could lead into a Certificate IV in Business, with the option of a dual qualification with Certificate IV in Bookkeeping, and is also a pathway to many other industries.

Ask us about our dual Business and Business Administration qualifications.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate III
National ID: BSB40215
State ID: AVV9
Industry Business and Finance
Half price^

Certificate IV in Business

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Online/distance
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Business

Make your mark in the corporate world.

The Certificate IV in Business reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts. Participants will learn how to apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.

Students will gain skills in:

  • Managing customers needs and feedback
  • Developing and promoting products and services
  • Recruiting staff

With only one core unit, this qualification allows students a wide range of flexibility and options for student. There are multiple electives to select from, covering areas such as projects, presentations, customer service, marketing, record keeping, research, organising meetings, finance, risk management and documentation including Microsoft Excel.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate IV
National ID: BSB50215
State ID: AVU9
Industry Business and Finance

Diploma of Business

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Business

Climb the corporate ladder with a Diploma of Business.

The Diploma of Business is suitable for individuals who aspire to business management roles or are already in a management role and would like their experience recognised and/or improved.

Participants will be able select elective units from a broad range of business options including advertising, e-business, human resource management, marketing, meetings, finance, project and risk management.

This qualification is also suited to the needs of individuals with little or no vocational experience, but who possess sound theoretical business skills and knowledge that they would like to further develop in order to create further educational and employment opportunities.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Broome Workshops

A selection of Saturday workshops are available under this qualification to enable students to fast track their studies outside of regular working hours. Workshops may be completed as part of the full qualification or simply as stand alone units for those looking to upskill.

Diploma
National ID: BSB30415
State ID: AVS2
Industry Business and Finance

Certificate III in Business Administration

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Online/distance
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Business

Gain the organisational skills to thrive in an active marketplace.

The Certificate III in Business Administration is designed for those with some office experience, and is suitable for career changers, ladder climbers, and those returning to the industry. This course is for those wanting to develop their existing office skills and gain a broad range of competencies necessary to fulfill a variety of the office roles traditionally found in the North West.

This course helps participants to further enhance their existing Microsoft Office computer skills and add in finance options using MYOB; as well as other essential skills and knowledge to provide technical advice and support to a team.

Successful completion of this course can lead into a Certificate IV in Business Administration and is also a pathway to many other industries.

Certificate III
National ID: BSB40515
State ID: AVS9
Industry Business and Finance

Certificate IV in Business Administration

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Online/distance
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Business

Gain the organisational skills to thrive in an active marketplace.

The Certificate IV in Business Administration further develops students' practical skills and knowledge of advanced office administrative procedures. Participants will learn how to manage office administration staff in a wide variety of administrative contexts.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Produce complex documents
  • Prepare financial reports
  • Organise meetings
  • Arrange complex travel schedules

There is a broad elective selection from which to choose specialty units or areas of interest.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate IV
National ID: BSB50415
State ID: AVV5
Industry Business and Finance

Diploma of Business Administration

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Business

Gain the organisational skills to thrive in an active marketplace.

The Diploma of Business Administration is suitable for individuals who aspire to business administration management roles or are already in a management role and would their experience recognised and/or improved.

This qualification provides students with the practical skills and knowledge to manage office administration staff. Participants will develop a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own, and the work of their team.

Students will learn how to manage general administration processes such as payroll, administration systems and projects. Participants will also learn how to manage meetings and conferences. Participants can choose from a range of elective units, which cover planning and managing meetings and conferences, business documentation, customer service, projects, information and people performance.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Diploma
State ID: AE161
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness
Infection control
Skill sets

COVID-19 Direct Care Skill Set

Study modes:

Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Health Services

Are you looking to take part in infectious disease training during the COVID-19 pandemic?

The online COVID-19 Direct Care Skill Set is suitable for new and existing workers who need to upskill or undertake infectious disease training due to risks associated with their role. 

This course is suitable for:
  • aged care workers
  • disability support workers
  • Assistant in Nursing (AIN)
  • home and community care workers
  • at home carers
Please note:
  • To complete this course, it is not a prerequisite that you must be currently employed in Industry.  This COVID-19 Skill Set stands alone and can be completed separately if desired. However, students may be enrolled in either the CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support or the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support and have a current work placement. Alternatively, students who are not enrolled in either qualification may be employed in an aged care or home and community care facility.  
  • There is practical assessment component to be completed in your workplace or placement, but this can be simulated if needed at NR TAFE – please talk with your local lecturer.
  • This skill set is self-paced, online  and completely flexible and all theory components are available online/can be completed in your own time outside of work hours.
  • Face-to-face delivery will be required for one of the three units in this skill set. The remaining two units are to be completed by the student online. Please contact us to discuss alternative arrangements.
Students can start at any time within the course dates listed.
Skill set
State ID: IAD80
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment
Half price^
Skill sets

Chainsaw Skill Set - Pilbara

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Conservation and Land Management

Do you know how to operate and maintain your chainsaw in a safe manner?

The appropriate and safe use of a chainsaw is a specialist skill that requires specialist training.
Get the job done quickly and safely with this skill set!

You will learn how to:
  • Safely operate and maintain a handheld chainsaw
  • Trim and cut felled trees with a chainsaw and complete operator maintenance
  • Recognise and report hazards
  • Participate in arrangements for maintaining work health and safety
Skill set
State ID: IAA09
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment
Half price^
Skill sets

Chemical Handling Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Conservation and Land Management

The Chemical Handling Skill Set is crucial to a broad range of outside activities offered in horticulture, agriculture, and conservation and land management.

This course covers all of the important procedures required to apply chemicals safely on plants using small portable handheld sprayers.

Students will learn how to:
  • Identify the level of pest infestation and assess the need for chemical control
  • Source information on Integrated Pest Management
  • Identify potential hazards, assess risks, and implement control measures
  • Select appropriate PPE for the chemical
  • Interpret chemical labels and SDSs
  • Calibrate equipment
  • Mix chemicals accurately and according to their registered use
  • Apply chemicals minimising spray drift
  • Transport and handle chemicals complying with legislative requirements
  • Store chemicals correctly and maintain inventory
  • Treat chemical spills
  • Dispose of any chemicals correctly and decontaminate equipment
  • Complete application records

Completion of this course will enable participants to apply for the WA Department of Health’s Lawn and Gardening, Landscaping, Bushland & Minesite Rehabilitation licence. Please visit www.health.wa.gov.au for further details.

What to bring:
  • Boots
  • Long sleeved shirt
  • Long pants
  • Washable hat
  • Lunch and water
  • Optional change of clothes for day two
Students studying in Broome: 

From March 2019, students studying in Broome will complete the theory component of the course online in their own time. This reduces face to face delivery from three days to two, enabling full time employees to take less time off of work. Students must enrol at least two weeks prior to course commencement in order to access and complete the online component.

Skill set
National ID: RII20715
State ID: AZF8
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate II in Civil Construction

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

Build a big future in the civil construction and mining industry.

The Certificate II in Civil Construction is an entry-level course, giving participants a taste of the civil construction and mining industry. 

Participants will learn how to:

  • Carry out measurements and calculations
  • Read and interpret plans
  • Undertake manual excavation
  • Use hand and power tools
  • Operate small plant equipment
  • Meet OH&S requirements

Successful completion of this course will enable participants to enter the workforce with skills acquired to work safely to industry standards.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate II
National ID: RII30815
State ID: AZG2
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

Build a big future in the civil construction and mining industry.

The Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations provides participants with the skills to work as an operator within the civil construction industry.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Carry out measurements and calculations
  • Read and interpret plans
  • Undertake manual excavation
  • Support plant operations
  • Handle resources and infrastructure materials safely
  • Operate small equipment
  • Use hand and power tools

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate III
National ID: CHC22015
State ID: AWJ7
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Certificate II in Community Services

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Community Services

Make a real difference in peoples' lives.

The Certificate II in Community Services is an entry-level qualification, providing an introduction into the industry. Participants will learn how to work with local government and community organisations to identify needs, and then plan and develop appropriate services and facilities in order to meet those needs.

Participants will:

  • Gain an overall understanding of the community services sector
  • Learn about ethical behaviour
  • Develop skills in communication, information provision and processing
  • Learn how to provide administration support
  • Practice networking and providing group support

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate II
National ID: CHC32015
State ID: AWJ2
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Certificate III in Community Services

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Online/distance
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Community Services

Make a real difference in peoples' lives.

The Certificate III in Community Services will provide participants with the practical skills and knowledge to work effectively with individuals and groups, in residential and community settings, to identify their needs and plan and develop appropriate services to meet those needs. Participants will learn about the community services sector including mental health, alcohol and other drug services, and domestic violence services.

Participants will gain skills in:

  • Effective communication
  • Gathering, maintaining and providing information
  • Advocacy and community development processes
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Legal responsibilities of community workers

As part of this qualification, participants will undertake a supervised or simulated work placement where they will be able to apply the skills and knowledge learned throughout the course.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate III
National ID: CHC42015
State ID: AWL8
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Certificate IV in Community Services

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Online/distance
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Community Services

Make a real difference in peoples' lives.

The Certificate IV in Community Services is suitable for those who already work in the community services sector and wish to build on their skills and knowledge. Participants will learn skills in advanced communication, group work, training, community information provision and program development.

Throughout the course, participants will learn how to design and deliver programs that are accessible and enhance community participation, and develop an understanding of the legal and ethical requirements for working in community services.

As part of this qualification students will undertake a supervised work placement where they will be able to apply the skills and knowledge learned throughout this course.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate IV
National ID: CHC52015
State ID: AWM0
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Diploma of Community Services

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Community Services

Make a real difference in peoples' lives.

The Diploma of Community Services provides participants with the skills to develop, implement and evaluate programs, secure and manage funding, case-manage clients in a community services setting, and lead a community services team. This course can be completed in three sections - program development, case management, and team leadership - and is an affordable entry pathway into tertiary study in an approved Social Work degree.

As part of this qualification, participants will undertake a supervised 100 hours of work placement in order to apply the skills and knowledge learnt. A federal police clearance and Working with Children Check are required prior to placement.

Graduates are able to work in aged care homes, youth shelters, State Government Family and Community Service Agencies, youth centres, aboriginal communities, community centres and local councils.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Diploma
State ID: IAC60
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^
Skill sets

Confined Space, Working at Heights, Gas Test Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

This 3 day course covers Occupational Health and Safety law, legislation and standards relating to working at heights and the skills required to enter and work in confined spaces in the mining, infrastructure and resource industries.

This covers:

  • Identifying, monitoring and reassessing risk control measures
  • Fall arrest systems
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Planning, access and egress
  • Safely performing duties
  • System dismantle and pack up
  • Define a confined space
  • Identification Hazard and use control measure
  • Use of Confined Space Entry Permit
  • Risk control measure
  • Stand-by person and their responsibilities
  • Correct equipment for tasks
  • Hierarchy of hazard control
  • Rescue Plan
  • Isolation procedures

This course is ideal for those seeking work within the Mining and Resource industry.

Skill set
National ID: AHC10116
State ID: BCV8
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment

Certificate I in Conservation and Land Management

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school

Sub study areas:

Conservation and Land Management

Experience some of nature's greatest gifts and learn how best to preserve them.

The Certificate I in Conservation and Land Management is an entry-level qualification, providing participants with an insight into the conservation and land management industry. Participants will gain foundation skills in natural area conservation, machinery operation and maintenance, seed collection and correct occupational health and safety practices.

Throughout this course, students will complete written assignments and work in teams to undertake programs that assist in maintaining the natural environment.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate I
National ID: AHC21016
State ID: BDF0
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment
Half price^

Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Conservation and Land Management

Experience some of nature's greatest gifts and learn how best to preserve them.

The Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management provides participants with the fundamental skills vital to succeed in the conservation and land management industry. Participants will gain practical skills in occupational health and safety, fire management, machinery operation and maintenance, fencing and biodiversity practices.

Throughout this course, students will complete written assignments and work in teams to undertake programs that assist in maintaining the natural environment.

This course is delivered on country to ranger groups in the North West.

 

Certificate II
National ID: AHC31416
State ID: BDC1
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment

Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Conservation and Land Management

Experience some of nature's greatest gifts and learn how best to preserve them.

The Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management provides participants with a solid understanding of the conservation and land management industry. Students can elect to focus on Indigenous land management, conservation earthworks, lands, parks and wildlife, or natural area management.

Throughout this course, students will complete written assignments and work in teams to undertake programs that assist in maintaining the natural environment. Participants will gain practical skills in occupational health and safety, fire management, biodiversity surveying, mapping and an understanding of remote operations.

This course is delivered on country to ranger groups in the North West.

Certificate III
National ID: AHC40916
State ID: BCZ9
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment

Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Conservation and Land Management

Experience some of nature's greatest gifts and learn how best to preserve them.

This qualification assists participants to build on their existing skills within the conservation and land management industry, preparing them for employment in supervisory/management roles. Participants will gain practical skills in planning, implementing, costing and budgeting for conservation and land management projects. Participants will also gain skills in occupational health and safety, biodiversity practices, and gain knowledge on the natural environment.

Throughout this course, students will complete written assignments and work in teams to undertake a range of programs on country.

This course is delivered on country to ranger groups in the North West.

Certificate IV
National ID: CPC20112
State ID: J483
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate II in Construction

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school

Sub study areas:

General Construction

Build your future in the construction industry.

The Certificate II in Construction provides participants with the skills to undertake a range of manual labouring tasks on building and construction sites.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Read plans
  • Take measurements
  • Undertake safe work practices
  • Use relevant tools and equipment
  • Prepare and concrete surfaces
  • Prepare for various construction stages
  • Communicate effectively

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate II
National ID: CPC20211
State ID: D383
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate II in Construction Pathways

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

General Construction

Lay the foundations for a career in the construction industry.

The Certificate II in Construction Pathways provides participants with the skills to undertake a range of manual labouring tasks on building and construction sites.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Read plans
  • Take measurements
  • Undertake safe work practices
  • Use relevant tools and equipment
  • Prepare and concrete surfaces
  • Prepare for various construction stages
  • Communicate effectively

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

 

Certificate II
State ID: IAC98
Industry Aquaculture, Maritime and Logistics

Coxswain Engineering Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Maritime Studies

Learn the basics of marine engineering.

This Coxswain Engineering Skill Set is a mandatory requirement in the Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 near Coastal) qualification. This skill set is an intensive three-day course introducing basic marine engineering.

During this course, participants will learn how to:
  • Operate and service small vessel propulsion systems including diesel and petrol engines, cooling systems and lubrication systems
  • Undertake pre-start checks, routine checks, fault finding, shutdown procedures
  • Operate and service auxiliary systems including steering systems, emergency steering, rudders, bilges systems, manifold systems and valves
  • Operate deck machinery, anchor windlass, winches
  • Maintain and service marine extra low and low voltage electrical systems
  • Carry out refuelling and fuel transfer operations.

This course will provide participants with the ability to maintain machinery, troubleshoot and identify potential problems, as well as service machinery according to manufacturers' schedules.

Skill set
State ID: IAC99
Industry Aquaculture, Maritime and Logistics
Half price^
Skill sets

Coxswain Navigation Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Maritime Studies

The Coxswain Navigation Skill Set is an intensive and hands-on three-day course that forms part of the mandatory requirement of the Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1 near Coastalqualification.

Participants will learn how to:
  • Develop and undertake a passage plan for your vessel in recognition of weather and tides
  • Interpret navigational charts and navigational hazards
  • Safely and accurately plot your position using a range of different navigation equipment
  • Apply navigation to coastal voyages

This course provides great skills for recreational and commercial vessel operators alike and is a must for anyone wanting to undertake a boating trip.

Books required: NAUTICALKN Nautical Knowledge (Coxswain): Student learning guide ABF521/SLG

Skill set
State ID: IAC97
Industry Aquaculture, Maritime and Logistics
Half price^
Skill sets

Coxswain Vessel Operations and Environmental Practice Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Maritime Studies

This Skill Set is a fundamental component of both the Certificate I in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 2 near Coastal) and Certificate II in Maritime Operations (Coxswain Grade 1) qualifications.

This course covers all of the necessary points to safely operate and manoeuvre a vessel to 12m in length following domestic regulations.

This course is rigorous and students will learn to: 
  • Apply regulations, laws and codes of conduct required to operate a commercial vessel
  • Handle and manoeuvre a vessel in varying conditions and emergencies
  • Tow and be towed safely
  • Secure a vessel and apply ropes and knots to different situations
  • Understand and maintain different propulsion systems and their application
  • Check the condition and seaworthiness of a vessel and identify engine faults
  • Refuel 

The final day of the course will consist of the Coxswain Environmental Practice Skill Set as applicable to the Coxswain Grade 2, Coxswain Grade 1 and MED II qualifications.

Skill set
National ID: CHC30113
State ID: J587
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Early Childhood Education and Care

Help shape the future of our young people.

Make a difference in childrens’ lives by learning how best to support their wellbeing, learning and development. This course is the nationally regulated entry level qualification for working in Early Childhood Education and Care settings.

Participants will learn how to implement the National Quality Framework, National Regulations and National Quality Standards to support the education and care of children from birth to school age. Participants will develop skills in facilitating children’s play, cultural competence, and creating healthy and safe environments.

As part of this qualification, participants will undertake 120 hours of supervised work placement where they will be able to apply the skills and knowledge learned throughout the course. A federal police clearance and Working with Children Check are required prior to placement.

Certificate III
National ID: CHC50113
State ID: J594
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Study modes:

Off campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Early Childhood Education and Care

Help shape the future of our young people.

Make a difference in childrens’ lives by learning how best to support their wellbeing, learning and development.

This course reflects the role of an educator who is responsible for the planning, implementing and management of programs in early childhood education and care services in accordance with legislative requirements and national quality standards. Participants will learn how to document, plan and evaluate children’s play, with a focus on inclusion, mentoring, management and working in a culturally diverse environment.

As part of this qualification, participants will undertake  240 hours of supervised work placement where they will be able to apply the skills and knowledge learned throughout the course. A federal police clearance and Working with Children Check are required prior to placement.

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

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Diploma
National ID: CHC30213
State ID: J588
Industry Education and Community Services
Half price^

Certificate III in Education Support

Study modes:

Online/distance
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Education Services

Support our young people to achieve a bright future.

The Certificate III in Education Support provides participants with the skills to assist school teaching staff in the care and supervision of a class of students, ranging from kindergarten to year 10.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Implement planned education programs
  • Assist students in their learning and development
  • Contribute to the safety and health of students
  • Support students with additional needs

Participants will also learn how to work with children and young people at risk of harm, culturally diverse students, families and co-workers, and gain an introductory knowledge into working with children with special needs.

As part of this qualification, participants are required to undertake a supervised work placement in order to apply the skills and knowledge learned.

Certificate III
National ID: CHC40213
State ID: J590
Industry Education and Community Services

Certificate IV in Education Support

Study modes:

Online/distance
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Education Services

Support our young people to achieve a bright future.

The Certificate IV in Education Support enables participants to work as a teachers' aide in public, independent and community education settings. Upon successful completion, participants will be competent in aiding school teaching staff in the safe care and supervision of their class of students.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Assist in the facilitation of student learning
  • Support learning and implementation of responsible behaviour
  • Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements within an education environment
  • Use educational strategies to support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander education
  • Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
  • Facilitate learning for students with a disability
Certificate IV
National ID: UEE20911
State ID: A106
Industry Building and Construction

Certificate II in Electronic Assembly

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Electrical and Electrotechnology

Spark up a career in the electrical industry.

The Certificate II in Electronic Assembly is an entry-level qualification, providing participants with an insight into the electrical industry.

Under supervision, participants will gain practical skills and knowledge in:

  • Assembling wired and wireless base-level security systems
  • Electronic components
  • Installation and  assembly of equipment
  • DC and AC theory
  • Microprocessors
  • Safety in the workplace

Participants will practice the skills they have learned in a workshop environment. This course provides a suitable pathway into an electrical apprenticeship with an employer.

Certificate II
National ID: UEE22011
State ID: A114
Industry Building and Construction

Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus
Still in school

Sub study areas:

Electrical and Electrotechnology

The Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) UEE22011 is an entry level qualification, providing an introduction into the electrical industry and a pathway into an apprenticeship.

This course provides participants with practical skills in:
•    Electrical wiring and equipment
•    Workplace safety
•    Electrical regulations
•    Electrical drawing

Certificate II
National ID: UEE30811
State ID: A123
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^

Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Apprenticeship
On campus

Sub study areas:

Electrical and Electrotechnology

Spark up a career as a licensed electrician.

The Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician must be completed as part of an apprenticeship, and upon successful completion, allows participants to work as a qualified electrician. ​​Apprentices will learn through a combination of on-the-job employment and block training at North Regional TAFE.

This qualification provides participants with the underpinning skills and knowledge required to obtain an A Grade Electrical License, and subsequently undertake a career in the domestic and commercial building installation, fit out and maintenance service sector.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Undertake electrical work and competency development activities
  • Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities components
  • Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
  • Install low-voltage wiring and appliances
  • Trouble-shoot and repair work
  • Follow OH&S practices

 

Certificate III
State ID: IAA27
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^
Skill sets

Elevated Work Platform Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

Gain the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a boom-type Elevating Work Platform (EWP), where the length of the boom is 11 metres or more.

Participants will be guided through the process, from identifying the work order, to safely preparing for the task to be carried out, performing the duties, and finally packing up, ensuring all post-operational checks are completed.

This nationally-recognised course is accredited by WorkSafe WA. On completion, participants will receive a statement of attainment and a WorkSafe WA permit.

Skill set
National ID: MEM10119
State ID: BEK6
Industry Engineering and Mining

Certificate I in Engineering

Study modes:

On campus
Still in school

Sub study areas:

Engineering

Gain an insight into the world of engineering.

The Certificate I in Engineering provides participants with an opportunity to learn in a simulated work environment and be exposed to an industrial setting in work experience. This means starting on time, setting goals, achieving work in a given timeframe, and working as part of a team.

This qualification assists participants to develop the skills and knowledge required to transition into a Certificate II in Engineering.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate I
National ID: MEM20105
State ID: W233
Industry Engineering and Mining

Certificate II in Engineering

Study modes:

On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Engineering

Explore your options in the diverse engineering industry.

The Certificate II in Engineering provides participants with an overview of a range of specialist areas within the metals and engineering industry.

Participants will learn skills in:

  • Using tools
  • Measuring and calculating
  • Technical drawing and drafting
  • Load shifting
  • Thermal cutting
  • Using forging and casting equipment
  • Welding

Participant will also learn about safety in the workplace, computing and maths. Participants will be able to practice the skills they have learned in a workshop environment.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Certificate II
National ID: MEM40105
State ID: W245
Industry Engineering and Mining
Half price^

Certificate IV in Engineering

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Engineering

Take your engineering career to the next level.

The Certificate IV in Engineering (Instrumentation) has been specifically designed for any qualified tradesperson including unrestricted electricians, electrical fitters, engineers in the resource industry, refrigeration technicians, or for apprentices in their third or fourth year of study.

Learn to install, commission, calibrate and maintain modern instrumentation and control systems, as well as loop turning of multi controller or multi element systems.

Certificate IV
National ID: MEM30305
State ID: W238
Industry Engineering and Mining
Half price^

Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade

Study modes:

Apprenticeship
On campus
Still in school

Sub study areas:

Engineering

Get qualified as a boilermaker or welder.

The Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade  must be completed as part of an apprenticeship, and upon successful completion, allows participants to work as a qualified boilermaker or welder. Apprentices will learn through a combination of on-the-job learning and block training at North Regional TAFE.

Throughout this course, participants will be guided through metal fabrication, forging, founding, structural steel erection, electroplating, metal spinning, metal polishing, sheet metal work, welding and the use of related computer controlled equipment.

Participants will learn how to perform some of the following tasks:

  • Engineering measurements and computations
  • Mechanical cutting
  • Manual heating and thermal cutting
  • Fabrication, forming, shaping and assembling of components
  • Manual metal arc welding
  • Gas metal arc and gas tungsten arc welding
  • Technical drawing interpretation
  • Use of handheld and power tools
Certificate III
National ID: MEM31219
State ID: BEK1
Industry Engineering and Mining
Half price^

Certificate III in Engineering - Industrial Electrician

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Apprenticeship

Sub study areas:

Engineering

Get qualified as an industrial electrician.

The Certificate III in Engineering - Industrial must be completed as part of an apprenticeship, and upon successful completion, allows participants to work as an industrial electrician or electrical regulator. Apprentices will learn through a combination of on-the-job employment and block training at North Regional TAFE.

Throughout this course, participants will learn how to select, set up and install, test, fault-find, repair and maintain electrical systems and equipment in buildings and industrial environments, including oil/gas installations, mine sites, processing plants and the like.

Participants will learn how to perform some of the following tasks:
  • Terminate and test electrical wiring
  • Select appropriate cabling and circuit protection devices
  • Install low voltage cabling and fit-off accessories
  • Inspect, test and verify electrical installations
  • Fault-find and troubleshoot
  • Perform engineering measurements and computations
  • Apply safety practices, procedures and compliance standards
  • Solve problems in d.c. and low voltage a.c. circuits
Certificate III
National ID: MEM30205
State ID: W237
Industry Engineering and Mining
Half price^

Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade

Study modes:

Apprenticeship
Still in school

Sub study areas:

Engineering

Get qualified as a plant mechanic.

The Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade  must be completed as part of an apprenticeship, and upon successful completion, allows participants to work as a qualified plant mechanic. Apprentices will learn through a combination of on-the-job employment and block training at North Regional TAFE.

Throughout this course, participants will be guided through the design, assembly, manufacture, installation, modification, testing, fault finding, commissioning, maintenance and service of all mechanical equipment, machinery, fluid power systems, stationary and mobile equipment, instruments, refrigeration, and the use of computer controlled machine tools.

Participants will learn how to perform some of the following tasks:

  • Engineering measurements and computations
  • Manual heating and thermal cutting
  • Routine manual metal arc welding
  • Routine gas metal arc welding
  • Maintenance of machines and equipment
  • Fault diagnosis
  • Manual handling
  • Handle a range of tools
  • Dismantle, replace and assembly of engineering components
Certificate III
National ID: MEM20413
State ID: J780
Industry Engineering and Mining
Half price^

Certificate II in Engineering Pathways

Study modes:

On campus
Still in school

Sub study areas:

Engineering

Forge a path into the diverse engineering industry.

The Certificate II in Engineering Pathways is suitable for those interested in being exposed to an engineering working environment, with a view to enter into employment in the industry. This course equips graduates with the knowledge and skills to enhance their prospects of employment in an engineering or related working environment.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Apply occupational health and safety principles
  • Develop a career plan for the engineering industry
  • Undertake basic engineering projects
  • Use hand and power tools, and workshop machines
Certificate II
State ID: IAC29
Industry Aquaculture, Maritime and Logistics

Enterprise Safety Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Logistics and Warehousing

Gain an understanding of how the key components of a logistical operation are carried out through interactive learning.

You will learn skills in the areas of safe work operations, workplace sustainability, supply chain functions and manual handling techniques.

Enterprise Safety is the second of four blocks of training to upskill and develop your knowledge in the field of Logistics. Upon successful completion of all four blocks of training, you will receive a TLI21616 Certificate II in Warehousing Operations.

Skill set
National ID: TAESS00014
State ID: AD518
Industry English, Languages and Foundation Studies
Skill sets

Enterprise Trainer-Presenting Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Training and Assessment

Learn to present information and train others within a workplace or in community context!

The role may involve some coaching at individual or small group level. This program provides the necessary skills and knowledge for people training under supervision in the VET sector (in RTOs or enterprises), who work mainly in classroom situations delivering accredited or non-accredited training.

Topics covered:

  • Steps to guide planning a presentation or training session
  • Introduction to learning principles and styles
  • Delivering a presentation
  • Delivery techniques to increase engagement
  • Managing difficult participants
  • Providing feedback
  • Reviewing and improving your training and presentations

By completing this skill set you will also complete elective units from the TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. One of these units can be used towards the completion of the full Qualification. The requirements for entry is that you have industry knowledge and experience in the area you wish to become an trainer for. 

Assessment:
The assessment tasks are completed after the workshop and must be completed prior to receiving a Statement of Attainment.

Skill set
State ID: IAE02
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

Facial Treatments Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Beauty Therapy

Learn how to provide relaxing and customised facials to your clients!

Feel confident analysing client skin types and learn all about the anatomy of skin. Discover a range of active skincare ingredients to best determine the appropriate skincare for your client.

Join us Mondays from 9.30am - 1.30pm
Skill set
State ID: IAD99
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness
Half price^
Skill sets

First Aid and CPR Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Health Services

Learn how to provide first aid and perform CPR in emergency situations.

Throughout this course, participants will learn how to:

  • Respond to an emergency situation
  • Apply appropriate first aid procedures
  • Communicate details of the incident
  • Evaluate the incident and their own performance
  • First aid codes of practice and workplace procedures
  • ARC guidelines relevant to the provision of CPR
  • Legal, workplace and community considerations
  • Operating an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) 
  • Conveying incident details to emergency service personnel
  • Debriefing and welfare

This course consists of practical components that must be completed on the floor. Please wear comfortable and appropriate clothing.

This course covers a vital set of lifesaving skills, don’t delay, get trained today!

Skill set
National ID: SIS30315
State ID: AWN5
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

Certificate III in Fitness

Study modes:

Off campus
On campus
Still in school
Traineeship

Sub study areas:

Fitness

Take the first step in your fitness career.

The Certificate III in Fitness provides participants with the skills to work as a fitness instructor, planning and conducting fitness programs and group exercise regimes. Participants will learn about the role of fitness instructors and gain an overview of work in the industry.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Recognise and apply exercise considerations for specific groups or individuals
  • Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming
  • Provide health screening and fitness orientation
  • Provide healthy eating information
  • Maintain equipment for activities
  • Analyse risks and respond to emergency situations

As part of this qualification, participants are required to undertake a supervised work placement where there will be able to apply the skills and knowledge learned.

Certificate III