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52769WA Certificate I in Gaining Access to Training and Employment (GATE)

National ID: 52769WA | State ID: YU01

Get prepared for further work and study.

The Certificate I in Gaining Access to Training and Employment (GATE) is a pre-employment program that provides students with skills in communication, numeracy, technology, and career and personal development. This course provides a foundation to assist learners into vocational pathways. It can also be customised for a particular cohort in areas including health, automotive, hospitality and construction.

Jobwise Program

This course is aimed at the development of personal, social and employability skills that can be tailored to include a wide range of industries. It is designed to assist learners to articulate into vocational pathways and to develop the skills and abilities to direct their own development. The course will involve a range of guest speakers and lecturers; covering an array of activities and may be contextualised and customised to suit different learner target groups and focus areas, including:

  • Establishing identity (Birth Certificate, Tax File Number, MyGov, Medicare, Proof of Age Card and Debit Bank Card)
  • Broadening awareness of educational and career options available
  • Enhancing self-confidence and finding new directions
  • Developing foundation employability skills
  • Developing skills and strategies to manage personal, career and lifelong learning goals
  • Keys for Life (learner driver)

This course enhances job-readiness and potential outcomes in community participation and employment and also offers pathways into further education and training at Certificate II and III level.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Job opportunities

How to apply

Job opportunities

Access to vocational training programs, employment and/or community participation.

How to apply
Local student - all study modes

For most courses at North Regional TAFE, you can enrol anytime. Please visit our Apply and Enrol page, contact us on 1300 996 573, email or drop into your local campus.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To undertake an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be engaged in a training contract with an employer. To find out more about apprenticeships and traineeships, please click here.

High school students

Please visit our VET delivered to secondary students page by clicking here.

International students

Please apply through TAFE International Western Australia (TIWA) by clicking here.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Available all year

Qualification details


Fees and charges


Duration 6 months
When Available all year
Where Broome Campus
Derby Campus
Fitzroy Crossing Campus
Halls Creek Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Wyndham Campus
How Face-to-face block delivery
Face-to-face classroom/campus delivery
On the job/on location
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Page last updated January 20, 2021