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Skill sets

We offer a vast range of skill sets to help you upskill in the workplace, improve your job prospects, or simply learn a new skill.

Skill sets  are offered at each of our campuses at various times throughout the year, and can be customised to suit individual, community or workplace needs. 

For a complete list of current skill sets available at your local campus, download the relevant calendar below.

 

Skill sets provide you with hands-on training in a new skill that can be used in a personal or professional context. Skill sets can be accredited or non-accredited and some count towards a higher qualification should you wish to undertake further study at a later date.

West Pilbara

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  • Karratha
  • Roebourne
  • Tom Price

East Pilbara

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  • Pundulmurra (South Hedland)
  • Newman

West Kimberley

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  • Broome
  • Derby
  • Fitzroy Crossing

East Kimberley

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  • Kununurra
  • Wyndham
  • Halls Creek
^ 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. 

The delivery of this skill set will be face to face combining both theory and practical exercises over a 2 day period – theory day 1 and practical day 2.  Participants are required to sit a theoretical exam on 4wd operation and safety, perform a vehicle pre-start and a practical assessment in which will include checking and driving the 4WD, the procedure of fitting a jack and recovery strap, inspecting the path of travel, and routine maintenance, as well as, but not limited to, the vehicle utilising specific 4wd techniques.

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
State ID: IAA52
Industry Engineering and Mining

Arc Welding Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Engineering

This 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 manual metal arc welding (MMAW) 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 and are keen to learn a new skill.

Skill set
National ID: K2046P
State ID: K2046P
Industry Business and Finance

Area Warden

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Business

Area Warden (formally called Fire Warden) – Does not include any practical component on fire fighting or the use of fire fighting equipment. Area warden looks at the structure of the Emergency Response team, various roles and responsibilities eg, chief warden, area wardens, communications officer etc. Also covers some specific responsibilities of the area warden such as conducting evacuations, conducting area searches, communication methods , muster points etc.

Short course
State ID: AD982

Auditing Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Sub study areas:


Skill set
State ID: IAA15
Industry Hospitality, Tourism and Events
Half price^
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Barista Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Hospitality

Do you want to learn how to make a perfect espresso coffee in a café, restaurant, or just to enjoy at home?

This course will teach participants how to fluently speak the language of espresso and all the basics on how to make the very best espresso coffee using a commercial espresso machine, storage of coffee, cleaning, care and preventative maintenance of machinery.

You will make a range of espresso coffees using top quality freshly roasted beans from around the world, including:

  • Cappuccino
  • Espresso
  • Macchiato
  • Ristretto
  • Mocha and more...
Skill set
State ID: IAA22
Industry Building and Construction

Basic Rigging Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to safely perform basic rigging work.

Riggers use mechanical load shifting equipment and associated gear to move, place or secure loads, including plant, equipment or members of a structure. Riggers ensure the stability of those members and set up and dismantle hoists.

This unit applies to rigging work involving:

  • structural steel erection
  • hoists
  • pre-cast concrete members of a structure
  • safety nets and static lines
  • mast climbing work platforms
  • perimeter safety screens and shutters
  • cantilevered crane loading platforms.

The unit of competency covered in this course is based upon the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.

Pre-requisite Unit: CPCCLDG3001 Licence to perform dogging

Skill set
State ID: IAA02
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment
Half price^
Skill sets

Chainsaw Skill Set

Delivered at:

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 expert training. Get the job done quickly and safely with this two-day short course!

Participants will learn how to:
  • Safely operate and maintain a handheld chainsaw
  • Fell small trees where hazards are of low risk
  • Recognise and report hazards
  • Participate in arrangements for maintaining work health and safety
Skill set
State ID: IAD50
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment

Chemcert - Stage 2 (Boom-Spray Licence) Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Agriculture

This course is for those seeking to obtain the mandatory licence required to meet Health Department requirements for a Pest Management Technician licence (Endorsement 7) if you are spraying chemicals for commercial gain.
You must complete these units if you plan to use mechanical equipment such as boom spraying, quad-bike mounted equipment, broad acre spraying equipment or air blast equipment.
Please note that this course does not cover the first three units of Endorsement 7, students will need to complete the IAA09 Chemical Handling course to obtain these units.

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: K2034P
State ID: K2034P
Industry Business and Finance

Computer Software Training

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Business

Short course
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
State ID: IAE09
Industry Hospitality, Tourism and Events
Skill sets

Creative Cafe Beverages Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Hospitality

Learn how to expertly prepare and serve a range of non-alcoholic beverages typically served at cafes, restaurants and bars!

Some beverages may include:

  • Iced coffees
  • Iced chocolates
  • Smoothies
  • Frappes teas
Available all week? Why not enrol in our Barista and RSA courses running the same week and learn a range of job-ready hospitality skills.
Skill set
State ID: IAA25
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^
Skill sets

Dogging Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

Individuals who direct the operation of cranes on construction sites are required to hold a Dogging High Risk Work Licence.

Throughout this course, participants will learn how to:
  • Correctly perform slinging techniques
  • Select and inspect lifting gear
  • Direct crane operators in the movement of loads out of view of the operator

The unit of competency covered in this course is based upon the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.

Skill set
National ID: CHCSS00114
State ID: AE116
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness
Infection control
Skill sets

Entry into Care Roles Skill Set

Study modes:

Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Health Services

Learn how to provide entry level support and basic client care for a range of roles within the aged care and disability support sectors!

This skill set is for individuals who use introductory care practices to support fully qualified carers within an aged care or disability support environment. The support provided in client care will be predominantly non-direct. 

The Infection control Skill Set has been primarily designed for delivery online. Students are expected to start and complete the online theory component of the course using the Blackboard learning platform within one week from the start date, and the practical activities associated with the training are expected be completed within 3 weeks after the completion of the online component. The practical components required can be achieved through observation of your skills in a workplace setting, or through a video submission, or alternatively through a demonstration of your skills at one of our nominated campuses.

Nominated campuses include: Broome, Karratha, Kununurra and Pundulmurra (South Hedland).

Once you are enrolled your lecturer will be in contact with you prior to starting the scheduled course.

Skill set
State ID: IAA28
Industry Building and Construction
Skill sets

Excavator Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

Do you need to operate an excavator for work? 

Learn how to conduct excavator operations within the civil construction industry.

Throughout this course, participants will learn about:

  • Machine and general safety
  • Excavator terminology
  • Pre-start and post inspections
  • Start up and shut down procedures
  • Trenching
  • Bulk excavation and lifting loads

* If participants are working in the civil construction industry or have previous experience documented in a logbook prior to undertaking this training, a fast track process may be available. Please talk to your local lecturer.

Skill set
National ID: K2036P
State ID: K2036P
Industry Business and Finance

Fire Extinguisher

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Business

The Fire Extinguisher course includes the practical use of fire extinguishers, fire behaviour and methods of control. Looks at fire types, types of extinguisher and how to use them. Also covers fire blankets, fire hose reels and lighting real fires and using the equipment. For the practical component, students get to use CO2 and dry powder extinguishers as well as fire blankets.

Short course
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
State ID: AD484
Industry Hospitality, Tourism and Events
Skill sets

Food Safety Supervision

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Commercial Cookery

Would you like nationally recognised training in hospitality? NR TAFE has a skill set for anyone wanting to kick-start their career today!

Operators of registered food businesses must ensure those who handle food within their business handle foods safely. To ensure this happens, the manager/owner must nominate a Food Safety Supervisor, who has the responsibility of recognising, preventing and alleviating the risks associated with food handling in your workplace.

If you work in a commercial kitchen or are just looking to enter the industry this is an excellent qualification to hold.

This course covers how to:
• Understand the obligations of food handlers under current legislation
• Handle and store food safely
• Reduce the risk of food-borne illness (food poisoning)
• Implement procedures for food safety
• Follow all food safety policies and procedures correctly and consistently according to organisation food safety program requirements to ensure compliance of all food handling practices
• Control food hazards at critical control points
• Complete food safety monitoring processes and complete documents as outlined in the food safety program
• Identify and report practices that are inconsistent with the food safety program
• Take corrective actions for incidents where food hazards are unacceptable
• Identify potential hygiene risks
• Implement correct methods of cleaning and sanitising
• Maintain correct standards of personal hygiene for food handlers in your workplace

Skill set
State ID: IAA07
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^
Skill sets

Forklift Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

Learn how to operate a forklift safely and efficiently.

Participants will be guided through the operation of a forklift, ensuring:

  • Risk control measures are implemented
  • Traffic management is carried out in accordance with workplace procedures
  • Pre-start and operational checks are completed
  • Loads are monitored correctly
  • Shutdown procedures are carried out

Upon successful completion, participants will receive a forklift Notice of Assessment and a Work Safe High Risk Work Licence.

Please note:
  • Participants must be aged 18 years or over, and provide one primary form and one secondary form of identification, along with two passport photos.
  • Participants are required to wear a high visibility shirt and steel cap boots during the course.
  • Pre-reading may be required before commencement of this course

* If participants are working in the civil construction industry or have previous experience documented in a logbook prior to undertaking this training, a fast track process may be available. Please talk to your local lecturer.

Course fees include provision for your licence application fee to Worksafe to obtain the relevant High Risk Work Licence (HRWL).  Following a State Government announcement on 31 March 2020 of proposed COVID-19 economic relief measures, it is anticipated that legislation will be enacted to provide for discounts or waiver of HRWL licence fees for a set period.  These discounts and waivers are not yet available, but are expected to be backdated where applicable.  Any students or employers who are eligible for refunds will be contacted direct by Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety in due course.

Skill set
State ID: IAA93
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^
Skill sets

Front End Loader Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Building
Civil Construction

Learn how to operate a front end loader safely and efficiently.

Throughout this course, participants will be guided through:
  • Planning and preparation
  • Pre-start checks
  • Front end loader operations, including attaching, securing, lifting, carrying and placing materials
  • Machine relocation
  • Machine operator maintenance
  • Shutdown procedure

Upon successful completion, participants will be able to operate a wheeled front end loader within the civil construction and resources industries. 

Skill set
State ID: AE381
Industry Hospitality, Tourism and Events
Free*
Skill sets

Hospitality Service Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus
Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Hospitality

Do you work in or want to get a job in hospitality?

With restrictions easing across WA, our hospitality industry is getting back into full busy mode and the jobs are out there! If you're keen to work in a restaurant, hotel, resort, club, bar or cafe environment, the Hospitality Service skill set is for you.

You'll learn about responsible service of alcohol (RSA), get some barista skills to use commercial machines and make a perfect espresso, communicating effectively and providing quality service to customers including the how to establish rapport with customers and determine and address customer needs, and responding and managing complaints. You'll also learn how to process cash and other payments using business technology, and reconcile takings at the end of the service period or day. The skill set also includes infection control and prevention procedures and food safety to ensure you're working safely.

Skill set
National ID: HLTSS00064
State ID: AE112
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness
Free*
Infection control
Skill sets

Infection control Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus
Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Health Services

The skill set has been designed for the healthcare sector; specifically those working in aged care or disability support.

The Infection Control Skill Set has been primarily designed for delivery online. Students are expected to start and complete the online theory component of the course using the Blackboard learning platform within one week from the start date, and the practical activities associated with the training are expected be completed within 3 weeks after the completion of the online component. The practical components required can be achieved through observation of your skills in a workplace setting, or through a video submission, or alternatively through a demonstration of your skills at one of our nominated campuses.

Nominated campuses include: Broome, Karratha, Kununurra and Pundulmurra (South Hedland).

Once you are enrolled your lecturer will be in contact with you prior to starting the scheduled course.

Skill set
National ID: HLTSS00066
State ID: AE115
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness
Free*
Infection control
Skill sets

Infection control Skill Set (Food Handling)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Health Services

Learn how to follow infection prevention and control policies and procedures within organisations that include food handling in their operations. You will also learn how to implement standard and transmission-based precautions and respond to infection risks.

Skill set
State ID: AE114
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness
Free*
Infection control
Skill sets

Infection control Skill Set (Retail)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Health Services

Learn how to follow infection prevention and control policies and procedures in the retail industry. You will also learn how to
 implement standard and transmission-based precautions and respond to infection risks within an organisation. 

Skill set
State ID: AE113
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness
Free*
Infection control
Skill sets

Infection control Skill Set (Transport and Logistics)

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Health Services

Learn how to follow infection prevention and control policies and procedures in the transport and logistics industry. You will also learn how to implement standard and transmission-based precautions and respond to infection risks within an organisation.

Skill set
National ID: AE439
State ID: AE439
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness
Free*
Skill sets

Integrating Mental Health Practice Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Health Services

Gain the skills to work with clients experiencing a mental health illness

This skill set will provide those working in the community services sector with the skills to assist clients who are experiencing mental health concerns and respond to the increasing need for mental health awareness. 

The community mental health sector values employees with strong ‘soft’ skills and the capacity to provide person-centred, recovery-focussed care. This skill set provides people who are interested in working in the sector the opportunity to determine if it is the right fit for them and understand and develop foundational skills for entry into the sector.

Skill set
State ID: IAA54
Industry Aquaculture, Maritime and Logistics

Load and Unload Goods/Cargo Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Logistics and Warehousing

Load and unload goods/cargo skillset will provide the skills and knowledge required to load and unload goods and cargo in accordance with relevant state/territory roads and traffic authority regulations/permit requirements.

This course includes:

  • Loading and unloading goods and cargo
  • Securing and protecting a load
  • Completing all required documentation.

This is a great start for companies and individuals to gain the experience and safety requirements when loading and unloading.

Skill set
State ID: IAD84

Manual Handling for Health Workers Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:


This course equips participants with the principles of manual handling, involving the safe and efficient movement of both the person delivering and receiving manual handling. 

The skill set is applied in a variety of community services settings. Participants will be trained in the use of manual handling and equipment and practice in a simulated environment using manual handling equipment and devices. 

Skill set
National ID: MARSS00010
State ID: AC870
Industry Aquaculture, Maritime and Logistics
Half price^
Skill sets

Marine Radio Operator's VHF and HF Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Maritime Studies

This two day skill set provides participants with the skills and knowledge required to use VHF, HF and UHF marine radios correctly.

This course is a mandatory requirement of the Coxswain Grade 1 and Coxswain Grade 2 qualifications (where a vessel has a VHF, HR or UHF radio onboard). This certificate is also required for those recreational vessel operators who have a VHF radio onboard.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a Short-Range Radio Operators Certificate of Proficiency (SROCP) License issued by ACMA.

Students will learn about:

  • VHF, HF, UHF radios
  • Different stations and frequencies required for communication
  • Operating procedures for routine, distress, urgency and safety communications
  • Marine DSC techniques and procedures, public correspondences, Seaphone and
  • EPIRBs
  • Search and Rescue in Australia
  • Marine radio equipment basic trouble shooting and maintenance

Students are required to purchase book AMCMARINE Marine Radio Operator’s Handbook Maritime 2013 AMC Marine 21.

Skill set
National ID: K2003P
State ID: K2003P
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness

Mental Health First Aid

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Health Services

Every year one in five Australians experience a diagnosable mental illness. 

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) provides you the participant with the knowledge and skills to assist a person experiencing a mental health event, until it resolves or until professional help is engaged. MHFA is an evidence-based training course authored by MHFA Australia and delivered by our accredited NR TAFE MHFA instructors.

The 2-day course covers recognition, response and intervention to the most common mental health disorders, including:

•    Anxiety
•    Depression
•    Non-suicidal self-injury
•    Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
•    Psychosis
•    Substance use
•    Suicidal thoughts

This course is designed for all members of the public aged 18 years and above. It is also suitable for health professionals, front-line staff, human resources staff, team leaders and managers.

Short course
State ID: IAA81
Industry Engineering and Mining

Night Welding Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Engineering

This 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 tungsten arc welding (GTAW) (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 and are keen to learn a new skill.

Dates: 7 - 8, 14 - 15, 21 - 22 June

Times: 5.30 - 8.30pm

Skill set
State ID: IAA31
Industry Health, Beauty and Fitness
Half price^
Skill sets

Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Health Services

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a technique used in emergency situations to save lives.

This course provides participants with the skills and knowledge required to perform CPR in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

Areas covered throughout this course:

  • 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
Skill set
State ID: AE384
Industry Education and Community Services
Free*
Skill sets

Provide Individual Support Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus
Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Aged Care

Learn how to provide individualised support!

Many individuals require support services to help them live an independent and fulfilling life — including people with physical or intellectual disability, older people, and vulnerable members of the community.

This is highly rewarding work, but employers look for people who are job ready with basic skills and knowledge for entry level roles in one-on-one or group support settings, or for administrative role in a care facility. With the Provide Individual Support skill set, that will be you! 

You'll learn about following a client's individual care or support plan to meet their personal support needs, how to comply with personal hygiene standards, maintain food safety, contribute to the cleanliness of food handling areas and dispose of food appropriately, prepare for and provide medication assistance and complete medication documentation, supporting a client to self-administer medication, safe work practices for the health and safety of yourself and your clients, and how to recognise potentially hazardous manual tasks and complete those tasks in a safe manner. 

Skill set
National ID: SITSS00055
State ID: AD488
Industry Hospitality, Tourism and Events
Skill sets

Responsible Service of Alcohol

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Hospitality

Do you work in a venue where alcohol is served?

Responsible practices must be undertaken wherever alcohol is served or sold, including all types of hospitality venues, retail liquor outlets and wineries, breweries and distilleries.

This course covers the specifics of dealing with the sale and service of alcohol including local accord agreements.

The course will be delivered face to face by an experienced industry professional and covers real life scenarios. The legal responsibilities and duty of care of organisations and individuals is investigated and group discussion is encouraged.

This is a nationally recognised course and contributes to a Certificate II in Hospitality.

Skill set
State ID: IAA19
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^
Skill sets

Skid Steer Loader Operations Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

Gain the skills and knowledge required to conduct civil construction skidsteer loader operations within the civil construction industry.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Operate a Bobcat/skidsteer
  • Plan and prepare for skidsteer loader operations
  • Load, carry and place materials
  • Select, remove and fit attachments
  • Move the skidsteer safely between worksites
  • Undertake machine maintenance
  • Clear and maintain work area

* If participants are working in the civil construction industry or have previous experience documented in a logbook prior to undertaking this training, a fast track process may be available. Please talk to your local lecturer.

Skill set
State ID: IAA47
Industry Building and Construction

Telehandler Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

General Construction

The operating of a telescopic material handler is fast becoming a sought after skill set in the mining and construction sector. Whether it's lifting with forks, digging with a bucket or using any number of attachments available on these machines. If you're looking to gain a new skill or refresh some old ones this nationally recognised telehandler course provides training on telehandler operation, including planning and preparing for operations, conducting pre-start checks, operating the telehandler, lifting, carrying and placing materials, basic maintenance and clean-up procedures.

The delivery of this unit will be face to face combining both theory and practical exercises over a 3 day period (1 theory day and 2 practical days). Participants are required to sit a theoretical exam on conducting telescopic material handler operations.

Please bring along:

  • Enclosed shoes
  • Hat, sunscreen and sunglasses
  • Water bottle
     
Skill set
State ID: IAC74
Industry Building and Construction
Skill sets

Traffic Management Refresher Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

Have experience but need to brush up on your skills? Refresh your knowledge of traffic management processes, safety management procedures and WA road laws.

This 1 day refresher course will cover:

  • Traffic control using a stop-slow bat
  • Installing road safety signs and standard equipment in accordance with relevant government legislation
  • Working safely when setting up traffic control equipment and directing traffic around road works

This course is appropriate for construction site and local council works.

When enrolling, all participants are required to present proof of indentification, proof they have held a drivers licence for a minimum of 12 months within the past five years, and a current White Card.
 

Skill set
State ID: IAA03
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^
Skill sets

Traffic Management Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

Learn how to implement traffic management processes in accordance with safety management procedures and WA road laws.

This course covers:

  • Traffic control using a stop-slow bat
  • Installing road safety signs and standard equipment in accordance with relevant government legislation
  • Working safely when setting up traffic control equipment and directing traffic around road works

This course is appropriate for construction site and local council works.

Skill set
State ID: IAA04
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^
Skill sets

White Card Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Building

All workers on construction sites in Australia must hold a White Card.

The White Card Skill Set covers the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking work on a construction site.

The following topics are covered in this course:
  • Health and safety legislative requirements
  • Identifying construction hazards and risk control measures
  • Health and safety communication and reporting processes
  • Incident and emergency response procedures

Improve your job prospects by completing your White Card today!

Skill set
National ID: K2000P
State ID: K2000P
Industry Business and Finance

Work Health & Safety Representatives Course

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Work Health and Safety

Need to know about workplace health and safety?

This five-day course has been designed to provide elected work health and safety representatives with the skills to effectively represent their fellow employees in matters relating to occupational safety and health.

Participants will be guided through:
  • Requirements of current occupational health, safety and welfare legislation within the workplace
  • Workplace hazards and control methods
  • Conducting effective workplace health and safety inspections
  • Conducting effective investigations into workplace accidents or incidents
  • The role of work health and safety representatives from management and union perspectives
  • Issue resolution process

Need to refresh your existing workplace health and safety skills? Check out our Work Health and Safety Reps Refresher Course.

Short course
National ID: K2001P
State ID: K2001P
Industry Business and Finance

Work Health & Safety Representatives Refresher

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Work Health and Safety

Need to brush up on your workplace health and safety knowledge? 


This two-day refresher course allows participants to revisit and update skills and knowledge gained during the Intro Training for Work Health and Safety Reps course. Participants will be updated on the essential information required to continue to fulfill their duties as their organisation’s elected work health and safety representative. 


Participants will be guided through:


  • Recent legislation amendments and how to apply them in the workplace
  • Conducting effective investigations into workplace accidents or incidents
  • General refresh on the requirements of an elected work health and safety representative


Do you need to complete the full course? Check out our Work Health and Safety Representatives course.

Short course
State ID: AE379
Industry Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment
Free*
Skill sets

Work in Agriculture Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus
Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Agriculture

Work in the Agriculture industry!

The agriculture sector in WA is an exciting and diverse area to work in, and it's not just all about growing crops — it offers an exciting mix of science, technology and nature. From working with livestock to using drone technology to manage large farms, the job opportunities are there once you're skills ready. This new skill set is the ideal introductory training opportunity for new entrants to the agricultural industry.

With the Work in Agriculture job ready skill set you'll learn about tractor operations under general supervision in the agriculture, horticulture and land management sectors, preparing and operating machinery and equipment, how to safely handle, prepare and apply chemicals for the control of pests, weeds and diseases, and carry out work health and safety procedures in the agriculture sector. 

Skill set
State ID: AE383
Industry Education and Community Services
Free*
Skill sets

Work in Community Care Skill Set

Study modes:

On campus
Online/distance

Sub study areas:

Community Services

Work in the community care industry!

There's many job opportunities in the field of community care, which includes health care support and specialist areas such as social support.  The Work in Community Care skill set will give you a great starting point to get into the industry, as it covers important areas such as first aid, communicating with diverse people, and customer service in a community care setting.

You'll also learn to follow organisational infection prevention and control policies and procedures, including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks to ensure you're working COVID-safe.

You'll be job ready, knowing how to provide a first aid response to a casualty in a range of situations,· greet clients and exchange routine information to provide a triage service, work respectfully with people from diverse social backgrounds and demonstrate cultural sensitivity, communicate effectively with clients, colleagues and management, and use workplace technology.

Skill set
State ID: AE376
Industry Hospitality, Tourism and Events
Free*
Skill sets

Work in Hospitality Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Hospitality

Work in hospitality!

WA has a large and vibrant hospitality industry — from bars and cafes through to world class restaurants and venues, hotels and resorts. Hospitality offers a range of both entry-level jobs and career development opportunities, and the Work in Hospitality skill set is the perfect introduction to the industry, giving you the critical skills employers are looking for.  

To get you job ready, you'll learn about areas of health and wellbeing and personal development, how to use workplace technology and business systems, and responsible service of alcohol (RSA). It also includes infection control and prevention procedures and food safety to ensure you're working safely.

Skill set
State ID: IAA20
Industry Building and Construction
Half price^
Skill sets

Working Safely at Heights Skill Set

Delivered at:

Study modes:

On campus

Sub study areas:

Civil Construction

Seeking a role in the resources and infrastructure industry that requires you to perform work at heights?

The Working Safely at Heights Skill Set aims to provide participants with the ability to work confidently and competently at heights.

This course covers:

  • Occupational Health and Safety law, legislation and standards relating to working at heights
  • 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
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