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IAA21 IAA21 4WD Training Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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

 

IAD27 Art Therapy Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
Art therapy workshop, art therapy fitzroy crossing, art fitzroy, art fx, therapy fx

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

ONLINE

Art therapy is conducted by a qualified therapist using mediums and modes from the arts.

Have fun learning a range of valuable self-care and brief intervention strategies through a series of workshops.

Participants will:

  • Learn how images influence emotion, thoughts and wellbeing
  • Experience how art therapy can bring about rapid resolution of presenting issues
  • Practice a range of interventions that create change
  • Meet new people through the online class and create random acts of artist expression

Discover the creative process itself is truly the most healing part of any art therapy experience!

Join us Monday evenings ONLINE beginning 18 May. 

- 5.00pm - 8.00pm

 

Ongoing enrolments are accepted from 18 May until 1 June!

 

Please note:

  • Students will need access to basic art supplies such as; pencil B2-6, colour pencils, textures, paints, pastels, A4, A3 and possible A5 paper suitable for art experiences. Minimum requirements would be A4 paper and colour pencil 12 pack.
  • A visual diary designed for the course will be posted to students on enrolment, alternatively you can purchase a bound visual diary
  • Assessment tasks are self-paced throughout the course and there is an assessment document due date of Friday 26 June 2020.

 

IAC37 IAC37 AusChem Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
chemical handling, auschem, chem handling, chemical short course, applying chemical training

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Get trained in chemical risk management.

This course guides participants through the safe application, transportation and storage of chemicals, while meeting the requirements of State and Federal bodies.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Determine the need for chemical use
  • Identify the appropriate chemical
  • Prepare for chemical use according to label and MSDS
  • Identify conditions for safely applying chemicals
  • List procedures for cleaning up following chemical application
  • Record application details
  • Determine how to transport and handle chemicals
  • Identify how to store chemical safely
  • Record storage details
  • Read and interpret label and MSDS directions for safe transport, handling and storage

Upon completion, students will receive an AusChem accreditation.

IAA15 Barista Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Barista Skill Set, barista, coffee training

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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...

 

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AE149 Business Ready Skill Set
Free
Infection control
Skill sets
Skill set
business, busi, job, jobs, job ready, office

Be business Ready!

Almost every business has an office — and there's no shortage of job opportunities here! From administration work through to customer service, using business technology, dealing with accounts and finances through to digital marketing — you just need to be skills ready!

The Business Ready skill set will give you the skills and knowledge required to deliver all aspects of customer service including how to create a relationship with customers, identify their needs, deliver services or products and process customer feedback. You'll also learn how to use business technology and produce business documents, follow work health and safety (WHS) and emergency procedures and instructions, and use computer software and organise electronic information and data.

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate IV in Business
  • Certificate IV in Project Management Practice
  • Certificate IV in Human Resources
AE161 COVID-19 Direct Care Skill Set
Free
Infection control
Online
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic,

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.

 

Students can start at any time within the course dates listed.

IAA02 IAA02 Chainsaw Skill Set - Kimberley
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Chainsaw, training, cut trees, maintenance, job training, chain, saw, chai

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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

 

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IAD80 Chainsaw Skill Set - Pilbara
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
chainsaw, chain, saw, pilbara, trees, chop

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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

 

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IAA09 IAA09 Chemical Handling Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Chemical Handling, Chem handling, chem hand

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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.

 

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AE140 Commercial Kitchen Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set
kitchen, kitch, cook, cookery, operations, commerical, commerc

Work in a commercial kitchen!

How would you like to be part of a team producing beautiful food in one of WA's restaurants, cafes, bars, resorts or hotels? This skill set covers all the 'must know' skills that employers are looking for, so you'll be skills ready and job ready! It covers how to follow organisational infection prevention and control procedures, including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks to ensure you're working safely.

In the Commercial Kitchen skill set, you'll learn about the safe use of commercial kitchen equipment, how to  clean food preparation areas, storage areas, and equipment efficiently and minimising negative environmental impacts, preventing food contamination including how to identify and control food hazards, and gain general kitchen and food preparation skills.

Jobs that could lead from this skill set includes cooks, chefs, caterers, kitchen stewards, kitchen hands, and bar and food and beverage servers and attendants.

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate II in Kitchen Operations
  • Certificate III in Hospitality
  • Certificate III in Commercial Cookery
  •  

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Commercial Kitchen Skill Set (Fee Free).

AE152 Commercial Kitchen Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
kitchen, kitch, cook, cookery, operations, commerical, commerc

Work in a commercial kitchen!

How would you like to be part of a team producing beautiful food in one of WA's restaurants, cafes, bars, resorts or hotels? This skill set covers all the 'must know' skills that employers are looking for, so you'll be skills ready and job ready! It covers how to follow organisational infection prevention and control procedures, including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks to ensure you're working safely.

In the Commercial Kitchen skill set, you'll learn about the safe use of commercial kitchen equipment, how to  clean food preparation areas, storage areas, and equipment efficiently and minimising negative environmental impacts, preventing food contamination including how to identify and control food hazards, and gain general kitchen and food preparation skills.

Jobs that could lead from this skill set includes cooks, chefs, caterers, kitchen stewards, kitchen hands, and bar and food and beverage servers and attendants.

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate II in Kitchen Operations
  • Certificate III in Hospitality
  • Certificate III in Commercial Cookery
  •  

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Commercial Kitchen Skill Set.

IAC98 IAC98 Coxswain Engineering Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
coxswain, coxswain engineering, coxen, coxan, coxsan, coxswen, coxswain engineering skill set, maritime training

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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.

IAC99 IAC99 Coxswain Navigation Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Coxswain Navigation Skill Set, coxswain navigation, coxswain nav, coxen nav, coxan nav, cox navigation, maritime training, maritime short course

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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 Coastal) qualification.

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

IAC97 IAC97 Coxswain Vessel Operations and Environmental Practice Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Coxswain Vessel Operations and Environmental Practice, coxswain vessel ops, coxswain enviro practice, coxswain training, coxsan training, coxen training, maritime short course

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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.

AE134 Customer Service Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
customer, custom, serv, service, customers

Learn how to provide excellent customer service!

Retail, finance, pharmacy, hospitality, business, tourism... what industry doesn't have customers!  Good customer service and communication skills are highly valued by employers in many different industries and areas of work, and this skill set will get you job ready with exactly the skills you need.

The Customer Service skill set includes following infection prevention and control policies and procedures, implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks in the workplace within a customer service context to ensure you're working safely. You'll also learn to communicate effectively and provide quality service to both internal and external customers, and how to deal effectively with people from a range of social and cultural groups with respect and sensitivity. You'll also gain negotiation, conflict management and problem solving skills.

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate III in Hospitality
  • Certificate III in Tourism
  • Certificate III in Guiding

 

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Customer Service (Fee Free).

AE146 Customer Service Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
customer, custom, serv, service, customers

Learn how to provide excellent customer service!

Retail, finance, pharmacy, hospitality, business, tourism... what industry doesn't have customers!  Good customer service and communication skills are highly valued by employers in many different industries and areas of work, and this skill set will get you job ready with exactly the skills you need.

The Customer Service skill set includes following infection prevention and control policies and procedures, implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks in the workplace within a customer service context to ensure you're working safely. You'll also learn to communicate effectively and provide quality service to both internal and external customers, and how to deal effectively with people from a range of social and cultural groups with respect and sensitivity. You'll also gain negotiation, conflict management and problem solving skills.

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate III in Hospitality
  • Certificate III in Tourism
  • Certificate III in Guiding

 

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Customer Service Skill Set.

IAA25 IAA25 Dogging Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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.

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IAC90 Dry Season Veggies Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
dry, season, veg, veggies, hort, horticulture, vegetable, plant, planting

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

 

Join our expert horticulture lecturers for a series of outdoor night classes where you will explore how to prepare and nurture your very own veggie garden!

This skill set will focus on the development of a dry season fruit and vegetable garden and include tree pruning and cultivation of local bush foods, including gubinge. You you also learn about site preparation, soil improvement, raising seedlings and irrigation installation.

Literary and practical support will be available.

 

Join us from 4.30pm - 7.00pm Tuesdays!

 

* Please note class number will be capped at 10.

 

IAC96 IAC96 Elements of Shipboard Safety (ESS) Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
elements of shipboard safety, ESS, shipboard safety, ship safety, maritime training, maritime short course

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

The Elements of Shipboard Safety Skill Set forms a crucial part of all maritime qualifications offered from Coxswain Grade II, Coxswain, Master 24 and MED II. This three-day course covers all of the important emergency procedures required to survive at sea if disaster strikes. The course is intensive, rigorous and physically demanding.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Swim short distances while fully clothed and wearing shoes without the aid of a life jacket
  • Launch a life raft, right an inverted life-raft, climb into the life raft and assist other survivors
  • Successfully use flares, EPRIBS and other emergency equipment
  • Follow evacuation procedures to abandon ship and use survival techniques such as HELP (Heat Escape Lessening Position)
  • Use correct fire extinguisher to extinguish a fire type such as oil fire, electrical fire or plastic fire
  • Understand and practice OS&H workplace procedures
IAC29 Enterprise Safety Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Enter, enterprise, safe, safety, logistics, logist

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

 

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 Certificate II in Logistics TLI21810.

 

Join us 8.30am - 3.30pm daily.

 

Did you know, our one day Manual Handling Skill Set is also available from 23 - 25 June and runs concurrently with this course? Consider enrolling in both courses and build your skills in the logistical sector.

AD518 Enterprise Trainer - Presenting Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
enter, enterprise, train, tae, trainer, training, TAE, assessment, present, presentation, presenting, education

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.

Join us for four sessions running from 5 - 8pm!

CHCSS00114 AB82 Entry into Care Roles Skill Set
Free
Infection control
Online
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic, care, caring, cares, roles, entry

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.

K2010P K2010P Fire Warden
Short Course Face-to-face classroom delivery
fire, warden, safe, safety, workplace, fires, ward, fir

Learn how to identify, assess and safely confine workplace fire emergency situations!

Throughout the course, participants will complete a mix of theory and practical exercises that cover various types of emergencies and how to respond, potential hazards, safe use and limitations of emergency control equipment, and methods of extinguishing a fire.

IAA08 IAA08 First Aid Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Face-to-face off campus delivery
first aid training, first aid

Learn how to provide first aid 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

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

First Aid is a vital set of lifesaving skills, don’t delay, get trained today!

 

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AD484 Food Safety Supervision
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
food, safety, supervisor, skill set, skillset, hospitality, kitchen, cooking, hospo, foods, safe

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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

 

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IAA07 IAA07 Forklift Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
forklift, fork, fork training, forklift course

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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 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 two primary forms 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.

IAA33 Gas Test Atmospheres Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
gas, test, testing, gas testing, ga, workplace, safety,

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Ensure the safety of your working environment!

 

This course covers the skills required to carry out gas testing of an atmosphere prior to entering an area or work-space (including confined spaces) to ensure safety. 

Participants will learn how to interpret readings and take actions based on the interpretation.

IAA95 IAA95 Grader Operations Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Grader, grader operations, grader short course, grader KNX

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Learn how to safely and efficiently operate a grader.

The Grader Operations Skill Set covers:

  • Planning and preparing for operations
  • Conducting machine pre-operational checks
  • Operating the Grader, blade control
  • Operational techniques
  • Selecting, removing and fitting attachments
  • Relocating the Grader
  • Carrying out machine operator maintenance and cleaning up

 

* 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.

 

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AE141 Hospitality Service Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
hospo, hospitality, kitchen, cooking, cook, service, customer

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.

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate III in Hospitality
  • Certificate II in Kitchen Operations

 

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Hospitality Service Skill Set (Fee Free).

AE153 Hospitality Service Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
hospo, hospitality, kitchen, cooking, cook, service, customer

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.

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate III in Hospitality
  • Certificate II in Kitchen Operations

 

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Hospitality Service Skill Set.

HLTSS00064 AE112 Infection Control Skill Set
Free
Infection control
Online
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic,

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.

HLTSS00066 AE115 Infection Control Skill Set (Food Handling)
Free
Infection control
Online
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic, food, food handling, handle, handling

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.

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.

HLTSS00065 AE114 Infection Control Skill Set (Retail)
Free
Infection control
Online
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic, ret, retail

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.

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.

HLTSS00067 AE113 Infection Control Skill Set (Transport and Logistics)
Free
Infection control
Online
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
COVID, COVID-19, disease, infection, control, infect, care, aged care, aged, disability, pandemic,

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.

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.

IAD95 Intravenous (IV) Administration Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
IV, (IV), intravenous, medications, nurse, nursing, therapy, admin, administration, hospital, nursing

Are you an enrolled nurse looking to upskill in administering and monitoring intravenous (IV) therapy?

Master the skills required to administer and monitor medications and intravenous (IV) therapy, including how to:

  • Calculate dosage requirements
  • Interpret written instructions from an authorised prescriber
  • Assess a patient for medication effectiveness and side effects
  • Respond to an allergic pharmacological reaction

This course is suitable for Enrolled Nurses who have a current registration with NMBA and who are currently working in an acute clinical environment. Participants will use their existing skills, knowledge and experience in relation to administration and monitoring of medicines to achieve Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

 

Delivery structure

Between 20 July - 10 December, students will be required to complete:

  • Weekly two-hour online live tutorial
  • Three-hour online live tutorial per module
  • 20 hours per week of self-paced study
  • One week of on-campus simulation training
  • On-the-job practical skills assessment

 

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IAC84 Introduction to Computers Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
comp, computer, intro, introduction, basics, basic, compute, it, IT, tech, technology

This beginner level Skill Set has been designed to provide participants with knowledge of basic computer operations using the Microsoft Office Suite.

This course covers:

  • Activating a personal digital device and accessing features and software.
  • Navigating, organising and accessing digital file storage from the desktop.
  • Storing and modifying documents using Microsoft Office Suite.
  • The use of safe work practices - Ergonomics – Seating, posture and risk management while operating a computer.
  • Keyboard skills – learning through repetitive practice, increasing accuracy and speed
  • Preparation, production and completion of a Word document:
    •     Creating, formatting and printing simple Word documents
    •     Understanding screens, menus and dialogue boxes
    •     Working with text and paragraphs
    •     Page layout and design features
    •     Working with tables
    •     Printing documents
    •     Accessing additional help and services

There will be some reading, writing, oral communication, navigation of the world of work, interaction with others and activities to support student learning leading up to assessment.
 

Join us Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 9.30am – 12.30pm across 5 weeks!

K2024P K2024P Introduction to Cyber Security
Short Course Distance learning
Available at all campuses
cyber, cybersecurity, security, computers, tech, hack, it, IT, secur, cyb, technology

Learn a new skill while at home, with our beginner level online cyber security course!

Throughout this course you will learn about the information security triad, how to identify and understand a range of concepts surrounding information security tools and how to secure yourself digitally.

Topics covered: 

  • Authentication 
  • Access Control 
  • Encryption 
  • Two-factor authentication 
  • Password Security 
  • Backups 
  • Firewalls 
  • Tips on Phishing 
  • Physical Security 
  • Mobile Security 
  • Protecting your business 
  • Report cyber crime 

 

Join us for this 1 day online course, running from 8.00am - 4.30pm on Friday 15 May.

AE142 Introduction to Cybersecurity Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
cyber, it, security, internet, computer, cyber-security

Learn about cyber security!

Sounds cool, right? That's because it is! COVID-19 has changed the way we live and work, with so many things now being done online, which has led to the need for skilled workers to protect our online safety and security. Cyber security is a key jobs growth area, so this is a great place to start.

The Introduction to Cyber Security skill set covers critical skills and knowledge to get you job ready and give your career a good kickstart!  You'll learn about professional and ethical conduct in an ICT workplace, how to manage personal and sensitive data and information in a confidential and professional manner, recognising and identifying cybersecurity needs in an organisation, how to undertake security fundamentals in relation to personal and networked computers.

 

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Introduction to Cybersecurity Skill Set (Fee Free).

AE154 Introduction to Cybersecurity Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
cyber, it, security, internet, computer, cyber-security

Learn about cyber security!

Sounds cool, right? That's because it is! COVID-19 has changed the way we live and work, with so many things now being done online, which has led to the need for skilled workers to protect our online safety and security. Cyber security is a key jobs growth area, so this is a great place to start.

The Introduction to Cyber Security skill set covers critical skills and knowledge to get you job ready and give your career a good kickstart!  You'll learn about professional and ethical conduct in an ICT workplace, how to manage personal and sensitive data and information in a confidential and professional manner, recognising and identifying cybersecurity needs in an organisation, how to undertake security fundamentals in relation to personal and networked computers.

 

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Introduction to Cybersecurity Skill Set.

IAB06 IAB06 Logistics - Dangerous Goods Awareness Advanced Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Logistics - Dangerous Goods Awareness Skill Set, dangerous goods awareness, logistics, dangerous goods

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

This course is suitable for companies and individuals seeking to learn what is required when dealing with dangerous goods and hazardous substances in the workplace.

Participants will learn how to store different products and materials in a range of storage systems with an in-depth lesson on the transport, handling and storage of dangerous goods materials.

This course includes:

  • Fundamental classification and identification process of dangerous goods and hazardous material
  • Storage and segregation regulations
  • Packaging standards
  • Marking and labeling of packages
  • Documentation for transport via road and rail transport
  • Reading and interpreting Safety Data Sheets
  • Familiarisation with the Australian Dangerous Goods Code by Road and Rail
IAD52 Logistics - Dangerous Goods Awareness Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
log, logist, logistics, danger, dangerous, good, goods, aware, awareness, dan

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

This is a great introductory course suitable for companies and individuals seeking to learn what is required when dealing with dangerous goods and hazardous substances in the workplace.

This course covers:

  • the transport, handling and storage of dangerous goods
AE145 Logistics and Warehousing Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
log, logistic, logistics, ware, warehouse, warehousing

Learn the ins and outs of logistics and warehousing!

The Logistics and Warehousing skill set is perfect to get you job ready for a range of roles including general stocktaking and stock control, storage of goods and materials, supply chain operations, delivery services including for mail and consignments, overseeing the entry and dispatch of goods, fulfilling orders in a warehouse, and purchasing and supply of goods. 

You'll learn about legislation and regulations that apply to the industry, how to shift loads safely using manual handling methods and operate a forklift truck safely in accordance with all relevant legislative requirements. You'll also gain your forklift licence. The skill set also includes infection control and prevention procedures to ensure you're working safely.

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate II in Rural Operations

 

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Logistics and Warehousing Skill Set (Fee Free).

AE157 Logistics and Warehousing Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
log, logistic, logistics, ware, warehouse, warehousing

Learn the ins and outs of logistics and warehousing!

The Logistics and Warehousing skill set is perfect to get you job ready for a range of roles including general stocktaking and stock control, storage of goods and materials, supply chain operations, delivery services including for mail and consignments, overseeing the entry and dispatch of goods, fulfilling orders in a warehouse, and purchasing and supply of goods. 

You'll learn about legislation and regulations that apply to the industry, how to shift loads safely using manual handling methods and operate a forklift truck safely in accordance with all relevant legislative requirements. You'll also gain your forklift licence. The skill set also includes infection control and prevention procedures to ensure you're working safely.

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate II in Rural Operations

 

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Logistics and Warehousing Skill Set.

IAD28 MYOB Introduction Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
MYOB Intro Workshop Skill Set, myob introduction, myob, myob training

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

MYOB is a useful tool for small businesses.

This workshop provides a short introduction into the MYOB software.

During this workshop, participants will learn how to:

  • Enter sales and purchases into MYOB
  • Print invoices
  • Use a range of GST codes
  • Enter payments received
  • Customise invoices

The textbook, A Step by Step Approach to Administer Subsidiary Accounts and Ledgers is required. Choose to complete assessments after the workshop and/or receive a letter documenting your participation.

IAD62 Making Marks on Paper Beginners Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
making marks, paper, making, visual arts, art, artistic, beginner, creative, marks

This class allows you to build your fundamental drawing skills and learn how to capture what is seen with an artist’s eye within the Studio environment. You will explore basic drawing techniques with pencil, ink, charcoal and pastel and investigate the elements and principles of design in this relaxed evening drawing class

 

Join us Tuesdays from 9.00am - 12.00pm

IAD37 Manage Work Priorities Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Manage Work Priorities Skill Set, work priorities, manage priorities, business skill set, business training, business

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Are you interested in pursuing a career in business? 

NR TAFE is offering a series of business workshops to prepare participants for work in a management role or to build on their existing skills in the workplace.

The Manage Work Priorities Skill Set aims to provide participants with the skills and confidence to:

  • Establish personal work goals
  • Review and improve setting and meeting work priorities
  • Develop and maintain professional competence
  • Serve as a positive role model
  • Measure competence
  • Prioritise demands
  • Aim for an appropriate work life balance
  • Assess skills/seek feedback from others including networks
  • Prepare, conduct and follow up meetings

The units of competency delivered throughout these workshops contribute towards nationally recognised courses, including the Diploma of BusinessProject ManagementLeadership and Management and Human Resources Management. Please discuss further study options with your lecturer.

Interested in attending one of the other business workshops? See Manage Meetings Skill Set.

IAD01 IAD01 Marine Engine Driver (MED 2) Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Marine engine driver, MED 2, marine engine, marine driver, maritime short course, maritime training

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

The Marine Enginer Driver (MED 2) Skill Set has been designed for experienced crew working towards their MAR30818 Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade II).

Participants will learn how to:

  • Service and maintain engines, auxiliary equipment and vessels to high standards and within regulations
  • Manage a range of engineering components and systems
  • Operate and maintain a range of electrical systems and equipment
  • Undertake and record routine checks on engine room items
AC870 Marine Radio Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
marine, radio, mar, rad, maritime, ocean, water, sea

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

This two day skill set provides participants with the skills required to use a marine radio correctly. This course is a mandatory requirement of the Coxswains and Master 24 Licenses issued by AMSA and DOT, and also results in the official Marine Radio Operators Certificate of Proficiency (MROCP) 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.

IAD04 IAD04 Master 24 Navigation Watchkeeping Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Master 24, master 24 navigation watch keeping, watch keeping, maritime short course, maritime simulator, BMSC training

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

The Master 24 Navigation Watch Keeping Skill Set is an intensive five-day course and is mandatory for the Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 Metres near Coastal) qualification.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Maintain a bridge watch whilst anchored and at sea
  • Respond to emergency situations
  • Manage crew on watch
  • Plan, navigate and execute a passage in a range of weather and tides
  • Set up and use a wide range of wheelhouse equipment including radar, ECS, ECDIS, AIS, DGPS and GPS, sounders, and more
  • Maintain navigational records

Participants will work on a detailed scenario for a simulated vessel ‘Master Class’ and run the vessel through a scenario on our worldclass full mission, full bridge maritime simulator. This simulation is state of the art and we are confident that you will not find any better training for this skill set anywhere in Australia.

IAD36 Master 24 Seamanship Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Master 24 Seamanship Skill Set, master, boat master, maritime short course, marine short course, master 24

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

The Master 24 Seamanship Skill Set is an intensive five day course and is a mandatory skill set for the Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal) qualification.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Ensure that the vessel maintains survey
  • Apply regulations to vessel maintenance and maintain necessary records
  • Successfully work with crew to achieve goals
  • Ensure environmental standards are being met
  • Manoeuvre a vessel up to 24 metres in a range of different conditions and in emergencies
  • Apply seamanship skills including using and maintaining ropes and wires, operating lifting gear, securing a vessel, checking the seaworthiness and stability of a vessel, securing stores and loads, and overseeing refuelling operations.
IAD35 Master 24 Ship Knowledge Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Master 24 ship knowledge, master 24 short course, master 24 skill set, ship knowledge course, master 24 course, master 24, maritime short course, maritime course

The Master 24 Ship Knowledge Skill Set is a five-day course that is a prerequisite for the Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 Metres near Coastal) qualification. This skill set focuses on the necessary skills required to sufficiently maintain a vessel up to 24 metres in length.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Plan and undertake basic deck maintenance
  • Clean and prepare the vessel for maintenance
  • Carry out maintenance of deck fittings, equipment and systems, underwater components and identify faulty components
  • Supervise crew undertaking maintenance
  • Safely slip a vessel
  • Undertake pre-deployment checks and duties

Books required:

  • SHIPSKNOWL Ship Knowledge (Master 5) : Student learning guide ABF533/SLG
  •  Australian Boating Manual
K2003P K2003P Mental Health First Aid
Half price
Short Course Face-to-face classroom delivery
mental, health, first, aid, first aid, ment, healthy, frontline

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Each year, one in five Australians experience a mental illness.

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) provides participants with the skills to help those involved in a mental health crisis until it resolves or professional treatment is received. MHFA is an evidence-based training courses authored by MHFA Australia and delivered by an accredited NRT MHFA instructor.

The course covers recognition and response to the most common and subacute mental health disorders, including:

  • Depression and anxiety
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Suicidal tendencies
  • Non-suicidal self-injury
  • Substance misuse

This course is designed for all members of the public aged 18 years and above. It is also suitable for health professionals, human resources staff, managers and others in frontline jobs.

 

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IAA34 IAA34 Microsoft Excel Advanced Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face to face
ms, microsoft, excel, advanced, spreadsheets

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Develop skills in advanced analysis and automation tools using Microsoft Excel.

This course teaches participants how to successfully produce spread sheets for their business management and information analysis needs.

Topics covered:

  • Lookup and reference functions
  • Modifying Excel options
  • Customised formatting of charts
  • Labels and names in a workbook
  • Data protection
  • Summaries using subtotals
  • Data linking and consolidation
  • Pivot tables, group cells and outlines
  • Using the solver tool
  • Using macro recorder

 

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IAA40 IAA40 Microsoft Excel Intermediate Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face to face
excel training, microsoft excel training, MS excel training, excel intermediate, excel inter, exel training

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Develop your skills in Microsoft Excel with this intermediate level course.

This course covers:

  • Fill operations within a data series
  • Moving the content of cells and ranges
  • Formula techniques
  • Logical functions
  • Number formatting techniques
  • Conditional formatting and borders
  • Techniques to enhance charts
  • Text formatting techniques

 

IAA36 IAA36 Microsoft Excel Introduction Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
excel intro, introduction, ms, business, microsoft

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Develop your skills in Microsoft Excel

This course is designed to give participants a thorough understanding of Microsoft Excel 2013 and its uses.

 Participants will learn how to:

  • Open, navigate and create new workbooks and worksheets
  • Understand and work with ranges in a worksheet
  • Understand, create and work with formulas and functions to perform calculations
  • Understand and use formula cell referencing to create more complex formulas
  • Use font formatting techniques to enhance the look of a worksheet
  • Print workbook data
  • Use a number of formatting features and create effective charts

 

IAA39 IAA39 Microsoft Word Intermediate Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
word, intermediate, ms, business, microsoft

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Develop your skills in Microsoft Word 2013 with this intermediate level course. 

Participants will learn how to produce more intricate and varied documents. 
This course covers:

  • Word options for easy access to files and information
  • Enhancing text and paragraphs using formatting features
  • Using tabs and numbered lists
  • Creating enhanced tables
  • Use timesaving features
  • Styles and templates
  • Headers and footers
  • Working with themes
  • Mail merges

In order to enrol in this skill set course, participants must have completed Microsoft Word Introduction, or have a basic understanding of it's functions.

Skill Set Pathways
 Microsoft Word Advanced

IAA35 Microsoft Word Introduction Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Learn how to master Microsoft Word with this introductory skill set.

This beginner level course has been designed to provide participants with a thorough understanding in the basics of Microsoft Word 2013.

This cover covers:

  • Creating, formatting and printing simple Word documents
  • Understanding screens, menus and dialogue boxes
  • Working with text and paragraphs
  • Page layout and design features
  • Working with tables
  • Printing documents
  • Accessing additional help and services

In order to enrol in this short course, participants must have a general understanding of personal computers and the Windows operating system.

AE150 Operating a Small Business Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
business, busi, job, jobs, small, small business, biz, operate

Learn how to operate a small business!

If you're currently operating or thinking about starting up a small business, or would like to get job ready for an administrative support position in a small business operation, this is the skill set for you! 

The Operating a Small Business skill set offers a fantastic range of skills and knowledge to get you job ready. You'll learn how to design and produce business documents and publications, digitally design and develop text-based documents,  develop spreadsheets through the use of both cloud-based and non-cloud based applications, identify financial requirements of a business including profit targets, cash flow projections and strategies to garner financial support, and understand workplace health and safety (WHS) legislation and its application to safe work practices. It even covers how to create and build a social networking presence using social media tools and applications. 

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate III in Tourism
  • Certificate III in Events
  • Certificate IV in Business
  • Certificate IV in Project Management
  • Certificate IV in Human Resources

 

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Operating a Small Business Skill Set (Fee Free).

AE150 Operating a Small Business Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
business, busi, job, jobs, small, small business, biz, operate

Learn how to operate a small business!

If you're currently operating or thinking about starting up a small business, or would like to get job ready for an administrative support position in a small business operation, this is the skill set for you! 

The Operating a Small Business skill set offers a fantastic range of skills and knowledge to get you job ready. You'll learn how to design and produce business documents and publications, digitally design and develop text-based documents,  develop spreadsheets through the use of both cloud-based and non-cloud based applications, identify financial requirements of a business including profit targets, cash flow projections and strategies to garner financial support, and understand workplace health and safety (WHS) legislation and its application to safe work practices. It even covers how to create and build a social networking presence using social media tools and applications. 

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate III in Tourism
  • Certificate IV in Business
  • Certificate IV in Project Management
  • Certificate IV in Human Resources

 

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Operating a Small Business Skill Set.

IAB08 Painting Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
painting, paint, creative, arts, visual, create

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Learn a variety of painting skills and techniques and create your own stretched canvas artwork.

Participants can expect an engaging and fun environment with like minded people. This course is suitable for beginners, hobbyists, teachers and artists.

 

Join us Wednesday evenings from 5pm - 8pm at the Loch Street campus Art Studio!

IAD77 Principles of Logistics Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
log, logistics, logist, principles, princ, logistic

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

This course has been designed to provide participants with the fundamental standards of logistics and warehousing operations, in compliance with heavy vehicle transport legislation.


This is the second of five intensive face to face sessions that contribute to the nationally recognised qualification TLI21616 Certificate II in Warehousing Operations.

This course covers:

  • Workplace procedures for picking, packing and processing orders
  • Documentation and workplace records
  • Inspection of goods upon arrival
  • Unloading and storing stock
  • The chain of responsibility requirements in the heavy vehicle national law regulations
  • Load restraint
IAA31 IAA31 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
CPR training, provide cpr, Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, cpr short course

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
     
AE144 Provide Individual Support Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
indi, individual, support, provide, supp

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. 

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate III in Individual Support
  • Certificate II in Introduction to Disability Care 
  • Certificate II in introduction to Aged Care 
  • Certificate IV in Youth Work

 

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Provide Individual Support Skill Set (Fee Free).

AE156 Provide Individual Support Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
indi, individual, support, provide, supp

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. 

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate III in Individual Support
  • Certificate II in Introduction to Disability Care 
  • Certificate II in introduction to Aged Care 
  • Certificate IV in Youth Work

 

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Provide Individual Support Skill Set.

AD488 Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
RSA, responsible service of alcohol, RSA course, alcohol service training, bar training

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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.

 

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K2021P K2021P Restricted Asbestos Removal - Kimberley
Short Course Face-to-face classroom delivery
Asbestos, restricted asbestos, kimberley asbestos, asbestos removal, asbestes, asbestis, asbest, restricted asbestos removal

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Asbestos is a hazardous material and its removal must be carried out by trained and experienced licensed operators.

Participants who complete this course will be able to supervise, manage and carry out asbestos work involving non-friable (bonded) asbestos-containing material.

Occupational Safety and Health Regulations require operators to have a Restricted Asbestos Licence if removing more than 10 square metres of bonded asbestos in a workplace. The licence will be valid for three years.

Upon course completion, those applying for a Restricted Asbestos Licence will be required to submit a written application to WorkSafe.

Applicants will be required to pay a fee and provide evidence of the ability to remove asbestos in a safe and proper manner, which can be demonstrated through the completion of this course.

IAD46 Roller Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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

This course covers:

  • Planning and preparing for roller operations 
  • Per-start checks
  • Risk assessments 
  • Duty of care
  • Preparing to relocate a roller
  • Machine operator maintenance
  • Housekeeping activities

Upon successful completion, participants will be able to operate a roller within the civil construction and resources industries.

* 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.

 

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IAA19 Skid Steer Loader Operations Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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.

 

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K2002P K2002P Snake Handling
Short Course Face-to-face classroom delivery
, TAFE17, TAFE09, C000000, Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment, C000001, Animal Studies, snake handling, snake course, snake handler, reptile handler, venomous snakes

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Need to know how to capture and release reptiles, including venomous snakes?

This course provides participants with the skills and knowledge to safely remove and relocate snakes in the home and workplace.

Topics covered throughout this course:

  • Snake and reptile behaviour
  • Utilising protective clothing and equipment
  • Catching and releasing venomous species in a supervised setting
  • Keeping yourself and others safe in the presence of dangerous snakes
  • Administering first aid for bites and stings

To attend this course, you must be wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including long trousers and covered footwear.

IAB03 Social Diversity & Communication Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

The Social Diversity and Communication skill set provides participants with the skills required to work in a socially diverse industry, providing high standards of service and communications to consumers.

This skill set is the fourth of five short and intensive face to face sessions that contribute to nationally recognised qualification TLI21616 Certificate II in Warehousing Operations.

On completion, participants will be able to:

  • Create relationships with customers, identify their needs and deliver the service or product
  • Communicate with customers clearly and concisely using a range of tools and equipment
  • Apply cultural awareness and problem solving techniques when working in a socially diverse environment
  • Work in accordance with relevant anti-discrimination and equal employment opportunity regulations
IAB16 IAB16 Tag and Test Electrical Appliances Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
test and tag course, test and tag karratha, Tag and Test Electrical Appliances Skill Set, electrical test and tag course

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

The testing and tagging of electrical equipment must be performed by trained individuals. 

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to test and tag electrical equipment as per Australian Standards 3760 and 3012.  Participants will be trained to confidently perform testing and tagging, while meeting compliance and ensuring the safety of staff on the worksite. 

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including long trousers, a long sleeved shirt and covered footwear must be worn throughout the duration of the course.

 

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IAC74 Traffic Management Refresher
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
traff, traf, traffic, man, manage, management, road, roadworks, signs

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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.

 

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IAA03 Traffic Management Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
traffic, manage, management, traffic management

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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.

 

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This skill set is part of the Lower fees, local skills initiative, allowing students to pay just half of the standard course fees for training in 2020-21. 

IAA04 IAA04 White Card Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
White Card Skill Set, white card, white card training, white card broome, white card kununurra, white card kimberley, white card pilbara

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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!

K2000P K2000P Work Health & Safety Representatives Course
Short Course Face-to-face classroom delivery
TAFE09, TAFE17, R000000, Business and Finance, R000024, Work Health and Safety, workplace safety, OSH rep, workplace rep, intro training, WHS training

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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, health and welfare.

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
  • Mental health issues, including anxiety, depression and resilience
  • Local support services and referrals

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

K2001P K2001P Work Health & Safety Representatives Refresher
Short Course Face-to-face classroom delivery

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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 Introductory Training for Health and Safety Representatives course.

AE159 Work Safety in Construction Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
safe, safely, safety, work, construction, construct

Work safely in the construction industry!

Construction work is happening all across WA, and builders need skilled workers who are ready to get on the worksite. The Work Safely in Construction skill set will get you job ready for entry level roles in the construction field, such as trades assistant (TA) or general labourer, and it covers how to follow mandatory work health and safety requirements in accordance with safety legislative requirements as well as infection control and prevention procedures to ensure you're working safely.

You'll learn how to use a range of construction equipment and tools including levelling devices, skills to work in a construction team, and basic construction work applications for new and existing structures including residential homes, units and apartments. 

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate II in Construction
  • Certificate II in Construction Pathways

 

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Work Safety in Construction Skill Set (Fee Free).

AE162 Work Safety in Construction Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
safe, safely, safety, work, construction, construct

Work safely in the construction industry!

Construction work is happening all across WA, and builders need skilled workers who are ready to get on the worksite. The Work Safely in Construction skill set will get you job ready for entry level roles in the construction field, such as trades assistant (TA) or general labourer, and it covers how to follow mandatory work health and safety requirements in accordance with safety legislative requirements as well as infection control and prevention procedures to ensure you're working safely.

You'll learn how to use a range of construction equipment and tools including levelling devices, skills to work in a construction team, and basic construction work applications for new and existing structures including residential homes, units and apartments. 

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate II in Construction
  • Certificate II in Construction Pathways

 

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Work Safety in Construction Skill Set.

AE139 Work in Agriculture Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
ag, agricutlure, agri, industry, farm, farming

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. 

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications. 

  • Certificate II in Rural Operations
  • Certificate II in Horticulture
  • Certificate III in Agriculture
  • Certificate III in Horticulture
  • Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management
  •  

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Work in Agriculture Skill Set (Fee Free).

AE151 Work in Agriculture Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
ag, agriculture, industry, agricul

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. 

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications. 

  • Certificate II in Rural Operations
  • Certificate II in Horticulture
  • Certificate III in Agriculture
  • Certificate III in Horticulture
  • Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management

 

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Work in Agriculture Skill Set.

AE160 Work in Civil Construction Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
safe, safely, safety, work, construction, construct, civil

Work in the civil construction industry!

The civil construction industry has many large projects underway across Perth and in regional areas. The Work in Civil Construction skill set will get you job ready to join a construction team or work as a trades assistant (TA), with a key focus on working  safely on construction sites so that you can understand and follow mandatory work health and safety requirements in accordance with legislative requirements. This includes the safe use of electricity and identifying hazardous materials, as well as infection control and prevention procedures to ensure you're working safely and have an understanding of basic risk control measures and emergency procedures. White card certification is included with this skill set.

You'll also learn how to operate specialised equipment such as scissor and boom lifts and elevated work platforms (EWPs), undertake minor concreting and rendering tasks and perform minor repairs, undertake plumbing work on roofing structures, carry out levelling operations, and install trench support. You'll be very job ready with this one!

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate II in Civil Construction
  • Certificate II in Construction
  • Certificate III in Civil Construction
  • Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations

 

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Work in Civil Construction Skill Set (Fee Free).

AE163 Work in Civil Construction Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
safe, safely, safety, work, construction, construct, civil

Work in the civil construction industry!

The civil construction industry has many large projects underway across Perth and in regional areas. The Work in Civil Construction skill set will get you job ready to join a construction team or work as a trades assistant (TA), with a key focus on working  safely on construction sites so that you can understand and follow mandatory work health and safety requirements in accordance with legislative requirements. This includes the safe use of electricity and identifying hazardous materials, as well as infection control and prevention procedures to ensure you're working safely and have an understanding of basic risk control measures and emergency procedures. White card certification is included with this skill set.

You'll also learn how to operate specialised equipment such as scissor and boom lifts and elevated work platforms (EWPs), undertake minor concreting and rendering tasks and perform minor repairs, undertake plumbing work on roofing structures, carry out levelling operations, and install trench support. You'll be very job ready with this one!

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate II in Civil Construction
  • Certificate II in Construction
  • Certificate III in Civil Construction
  • Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations

 

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Work in Civil Construction Skill Set.

AEE143 Work in Community Care Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
care, community, worker, caring, com, work

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. 

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate II in Community Services
  • Certificate III in Community Services
  • Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  • Certificate IV in Community Services
  • Certificate IV in Youth Work
  • Diploma of Nursing

 

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Work in Community Care Skill Set (Fee Free).

AE155 Work in Community Care Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
care, community, worker, caring, com, work

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. 

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate II in Community Services
  • Certificate III in Community Services
  • Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  • Certificate IV in Community Services
  • Certificate IV in Youth Work
  • Diploma of Nursing

 

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Work in Community Care Skill Set.

AE135 AE135 Work in Hospitality Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
work, hospo, hospiltality, hospitality industry, kitch, kitchen

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.

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate III in Hospitality
  • Certificate II in Kitchen Operations

 

If you meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Work in Hospitality Skill Set (Fee Free).

AE147 AE147 Work in Hospitality Skill Set (Fee Free)
Free
Skill sets
Skill set
work, hospo, hospiltality, hospitality industry, kitch, kitchen

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.

Further study pathways

This skill set provides a pathway to further study in the following Lower fees, local skills half-price course fees qualifications.

  • Certificate III in Hospitality
  • Certificate II in Kitchen Operations

 

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria for this course, please enrol in the Work in Hospitality Skill Set .

IAA20 IAA20 Working Safely at Heights Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
working at heights, work safely at heights, work heights, trades training, crane training

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

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

The Working Safely at Heights Skill Set provides 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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IAA26 IAA26 Working in Confined Spaces Skill Set
Half price
Skill sets
Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Working in confined spaces, space, confined, confined spaces, work

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Do you need a working in confined spaces ticket for work?

During this short course participant’s will gain the skills and knowledge required to enter and work in confined spaces in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.
This course is appropriate for those working in operational roles undertaking work in confined spaces.

Students will learn to:

  • Identify areas that constitute confined spaces
  • Comply with site and equipment safety requirements
  • Comply with the  entry and exit procedures, risks and regulations
  • Types of air contaminants and toxic gases
  • Identify the limitations of breathing apparatus
  • Identify equipment types, characteristics, technical capabilities and limitations
  • Comply with site isolation and site control responsibilities and authorities
  • Locate and understand safety data sheets (SDS) information and application
  • Use confined space and industry terminology

 

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IAA66 XERO Bookeeping Skill Set
Skill sets
Skill set Distance learning
Available at all campuses
xero, book, bookkeeping, accounting, books, tax, business

Your health and safety is important to us.

Spaces are limited in face-to-face classes to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Additional hygiene protocols will be implemented and other controls may apply. Students must follow the directions of the lecturer to ensure the health and safety of all students and teaching staff.

Learn the skills and knowledge required to establish, operate, and modify an integrated computerised bookkeeping and accounting system (XERO).

Learn how to:

  • process transactions in the system
  • maintain and ensure system integrity.
  • produce reports

 

 

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