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IAA21 4WD Training Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
Derby Campus
Halls Creek Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus

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 Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Fitzroy Crossing Campus
Art therapy workshop, art therapy fitzroy crossing, art fitzroy, art fx, therapy fx

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 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 beginning Wednesday 4 March. Classes continue on Mondays from 9 March until 6 April

- 5.00pm - 8.00pm

IAA15 Barista Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Barista Skill Set, barista, coffee training

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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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. 

IAD74 CGEA Road to Independence Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Kununurra Campus
road to independence, independent, keys, life skills, drivers license, job pathways, jobseekers, confidence

This course is perfect for jobseekers based in the East Kimberley, who wish to obtain their Learner’s Permit, gain confidence and prepare for employment.

Students who achieve at least 80% attendance in the Keys for Life program in Term 1 and complete the Keys for Life Student Journal, may sit for the Learner’s Permit theory test, administered at North Regional TAFE's Kununurra campus.

Please note: Driver training is not offered as part of the Keys for Life course.

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

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
IAD80 Chainsaw Skill Set - Pilbara Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
chainsaw, chain, saw, pilbara, trees, chop

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

IAA09 Chemical Handling Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Chemical Handling, Chem handling, chem hand

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.
 

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

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

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

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.

IAD61 Creative Bookbinding - Advanced Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
creative, book, bookbinding, bind, binding, art, visual arts, artistic, advanced

This course is designed for those interested in the introductory and exploratory aspects of basic bookbinding. We will explore several stitching techniques and you will complete progressive projects based on your favourite binding techniques using some basics tools.

 

Join us Wednesdays from 5.00pm - 8.00pm

IAD59 Creative Bookbinding - Beginners Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
creative, book, bookbinding, bind, binding, art, visual arts, artistic, beginners

This course is designed for those interested in the introductory and exploratory aspects of basic bookbinding. We will explore several stitching techniques and you will complete progressive projects based on your favourite binding techniques using some basics tools.

 

Join us Wednesdays from 5.00pm - 8.00pm

IAD60 Creative Bookbinding - Intermediate Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
creative, book, bookbinding, bind, binding, art, visual arts, artistic, intermediate

This course is designed for those interested in the introductory and exploratory aspects of basic bookbinding. We will explore several stitching techniques and you will complete progressive projects based on your favourite binding techniques using some basics tools.

 

Join us Wednesdays from 5.00pm - 8.00pm

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

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
IAA27 Elevated Work Platform Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Newman Campus
elevated, work, plat, platform, ele, working

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

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

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

K2005P K2005P English as a Second Language Short Course Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
english, second language, speaking, reading, writing, language, second,

Do you want to improve on your English skills?

This class is suitable for migrants and/or those who come from a non-English speaking background, and wish to build on their English skills in reading, writing, listening, speaking, pronunciation and grammar.

This course is appropriate for Temporary Skill Shortage, Tourist and Working Holiday visa holders. If you are a permanent resident, Australian citizen or the dependent of a 457 visa holder, there are also Government subsidised courses available such as the 22472VIC Certificate I in General Education for Adults.

 

Morning classes on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays 
9.00 am to 12.30 pm 


Evening class on Mondays 
5.00 to 8.00 pm

IAA28 Excavator Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Halls Creek Campus
Kununurra Campus
Excavator, excav, civil training, excavator short course

Do you need to operate an excavator for work? 

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

Throughout this course, participants will learn about:

  • Machine and general safety
  • Excavator terminology
  • Pre-start and post inspections
  • Start up and shut down procedures
  • Trenching
  • Bulk excavation and lifting loads
IAB84 Food Safety Supervisor Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus

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

IAA07 Forklift Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
forklift, fork, fork training, forklift course

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
     
IAA93 Front End Loader Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Halls Creek Campus
Front end loader, loader training, loader short course, FEL course, front end loader training

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

Throughout this course, participants will be guided through:

  • Planning and preparation
  • Pre-start checks
  • Front end loader operations, including attaching, securing, lifting, carrying and placing materials
  • Machine relocation
  • Machine operator maintenance
  • Shutdown procedure

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

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

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 Grader Operations Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Halls Creek Campus
Grader, grader operations, grader short course, grader KNX

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
K2006P K2006P IELTS Preparation Class Short Course Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
ielts, iel, class, classes, english, language, lang

Do you need to prepare for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exam?

This weekly class offers an in-depth focus on each element of the exam, assisting participants to understand and apply relevant skills and knowledge within the exam context. This course is complemented by the week-long intensive IELTS Preparation Course, and offers participants the opportunity to sit the IELTS exam with a University of Western Australia examiner following completion of this course.

For more information on the IELTS exam, or to book your exam place, please visit www.ielts.uwa.edu.au.

Join us Wednesdays from 5.00pm - 8.00pm!

IAD76 Introduction to Make-Up Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
make-uo, makeup, beauty, intro to makeup,

Do you have an interest in make-up?

 

Join our course in 2020 and learn how to analyse the skin to select the best products for your clients and provide makeup for day, evening, photo shoots and a variety of events to give your client the ultimate glam factor.

This Skill Set can help you to work towards becoming a make-up artist, beautician or to work within retail cosmetics.

 

This course is delivered with a hands-on approach, allowing participants time to practise and gain the skills needed to deliver a professional service. Get started today!

 

Join us Tuesdays from 8.00am - 4.00pm

Ongoing enrolments until 1 June. Tuesdays are excluding school holidays and public holidays.

IAD75 Lash and Brow Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
lash, brow, beauty, lashes, eyebrows,

Master the art of semi-permanent eyelash extensions, lash and brow tinting and eyebrow waxing! This course provides participants with the skills to prepare clients for that special event.

 

Students will learn how to:

•             Establish client priorities

•             Remove damaged, sparse, or grown out eyelash extensions

•             Apply eyelash extensions

•             Apply eyebrow and eyelash tint

•             Shape and wax the eyebrows

•             Provide post service advice

 

This course is delivered with a hands-on approach, allowing participants time to practise and gain the skills needed to deliver a professional service. Get started today!

Eyelash extension students will be required to purchase a training kit at a cost of $159.95, your lecturer will provide details upon enrolment.

 

Join us Monday evenings from 4.00pm - 7.00pm

 

Ongoing enrolments until 1 June. Monday evenings are excluding school holidays and public holidays.

IAC44 Load Restraint Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
load, load restraint, rest, restraint, loa, lo, logistics, logist, logistic

The Load Restraint Skill Set is targeted to parties within the Chain of Responsibility and/or those who have involvement in any transport task.

This skill set is the final face-to-face session in a series that contribute to nationally recognised qualification TLI21616 Certificate II in Warehousing Operations.

On completion, participants will be able to:

  • Recognise parties within the Chain of Responsibility
  • Know their own responsibilities
  • Identify load restraint methods
  • Use load restraint equipment safely and effectively
  • Feel confident interpreting appropriate legislation including The Load Restraint
  • Guide and Heavy Vehicle National Law
IAB06 Logistics - Dangerous Goods Awareness Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus

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

This course includes: 

  • Fundamental classification and identification process of dangerous goods and hazardous material
  • Storage and segregation regulations
  • Packaging standards
  • Marking and labelling 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 set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
log, logist, logistics, danger, dangerous, good, goods, aware, awareness, dan

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

This course includes:

  • Fundamental classification and identification process of dangerous goods and hazardous material
  • Storage and segregation regulations
  • Packaging standards
  • Marking and labelling 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
IAD28 MYOB Introduction Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
MYOB Intro Workshop Skill Set, myob introduction, myob, myob training

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.

IAD64 Making Marks on Paper Advanced Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
making marks, paper, making, visual arts, art, artistic, advanced, 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

IAD62 Making Marks on Paper Beginners Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
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

IAD63 Making Marks on Paper Intermediate Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
making marks, paper, making, visual arts, art, artistic, intermediate, 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 set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
Manage Work Priorities Skill Set, work priorities, manage priorities, business skill set, business training, business

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

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 set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
marine, radio, mar, rad, maritime, ocean, water, sea

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


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

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 set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
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 Short Course Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
mental, health, first, aid, first aid, ment, healthy, frontline

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.
 

IAA34 Microsoft Excel Advanced Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
ms, microsoft, excel, advanced, spreadsheets

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
IAA40 Microsoft Excel Intermediate Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
excel training, microsoft excel training, MS excel training, excel intermediate, excel inter, exel training

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 Microsoft Excel Introduction Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
excel intro, introduction, ms, business, microsoft

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 Microsoft Word Intermediate Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
word, intermediate, ms, business, microsoft

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 set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus

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.

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

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 at the Loch Street campus Art Studio!

IAD70 Paper and Cane Sculpture - Advanced Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
grass, animals, paper, cane, sculpture, grass animals, paper and cane

In this class you will explore and investigate a choice of materials and methods to approach 3D fibre sculpture construction with grass animals. Choose to construct your very own Grass Animals in the style of the wonderful Tjampi Desert Weavers OR construct sculptural forms using Paper and Cane. 

 

Join us Tuesdays from 5.00pm - 8.00pm

IAD68 Paper and Cane Sculpture - Beginners Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
grass, animals, paper, cane, sculpture, grass animals, paper and cane

In this class you will explore and investigate a choice of materials and methods to approach 3D fibre sculpture construction with grass animals. Choose to construct your very own Grass Animals in the style of the wonderful Tjampi Desert Weavers OR construct sculptural forms using Paper and Cane. 

Join us Tuesdays from 5.00pm - 8.00pm

 

 

IAD69 Paper and Cane Sculpture - Intermediate Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
grass, animals, paper, cane, sculpture, grass animals, paper and cane

In this class you will explore and investigate a choice of materials and methods to approach 3D fibre sculpture construction with grass animals. Choose to construct your very own Grass Animals in the style of the wonderful Tjampi Desert Weavers OR construct sculptural forms using Paper and Cane. 

 

Join us Tuesdays from 5.00pm - 8.00pm

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

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
IAD58 Printmaking on Paper - Advanced Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
printmaking, print, paper, printing, art, visual arts, creative, papers, advanced

Using nontoxic and sustainable methods of printmaking to produce etchings you will immerse yourself in 8 weeks of printmaking including different ways of treating surfaces and preparing paper for printing. Explore multiple techniques to produce unique state prints. 

 

Join us Wednesdays from 9.00am - 12.00pm

IAD56 Printmaking on Paper - Beginners Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
print, printmaking, print-making, paper, on paper, art, visual arts, creative

Using nontoxic and sustainable methods of printmaking to produce etchings you will immerse yourself in 8 weeks of printmaking including different ways of treating surfaces and preparing paper for printing.

Explore multiple techniques to produce unique state prints.

IAD57 Printmaking on Paper - Intermediate Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
printmaking, print, paper, printing, art, visual arts, creative, papers

Using nontoxic and sustainable methods of printmaking to produce etchings you will immerse yourself in 8 weeks of printmaking including different ways of treating surfaces and preparing paper for printing. Explore multiple techniques to produce unique state prints. 

 

Join us Wednesdays from 9.00am - 12.00pm
 

IAA13 Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
RSA, responsible service of alcohol, RSA course, alcohol service training, bar training

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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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. 

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

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 Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Halls Creek Campus
Kununurra Campus

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.

IAA19 Skid Steer Loader Operations Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Halls Creek Campus
Kununurra Campus

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
K2002P K2002P Snake Handling Short Course Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Tom Price Campus
, TAFE17, TAFE09, C000000, Agriculture, Animals, Science and the Environment, C000001, Animal Studies, snake handling, snake course, snake handler, reptile handler, venomous snakes

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 set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus

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 Tag and Test Electrical Appliances Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Newman Campus
test and tag course, test and tag karratha, Tag and Test Electrical Appliances Skill Set, electrical test and tag course

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.

IAA03 Traffic Management Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
Halls Creek Campus
Kununurra Campus
traffic, manage, management, traffic management

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. 

IAD67 Wall Tapestry - Advanced Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
wall, tapestry, art, creative, artistic, tap, advanced

Explore the traditional and contemporary practice of Woven Tapestry, a textile art form dating back to the 1400’s designed for wall display. During the course we will explore various weaving techniques on simple loom frames and incorporate contemporary design features and creative knotting to develop your own stunning wall piece.

 

Join us Thursdays from 5.00pm - 8.00pm

IAD65 Wall Tapestry - Beginners Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
wall, tapestry, art, creative, artistic, tap

Explore the traditional and contemporary practice of Woven Tapestry, a textile art form dating back to the 1400’s designed for wall display. During the course we will explore various weaving techniques on simple loom frames and incorporate contemporary design features and creative knotting to develop your own stunning wall piece.

 

Join us Thursdays from 5.00pm - 8.00pm

IAD66 Wall Tapestry - Intermediate Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
wall, tapestry, art, creative, artistic, tap

Explore the traditional and contemporary practice of Woven Tapestry, a textile art form dating back to the 1400’s designed for wall display. During the course we will explore various weaving techniques on simple loom frames and incorporate contemporary design features and creative knotting to develop your own stunning wall piece.

 

Join us Thursdays from 5.00pm - 8.00pm

IAA04 White Card Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
White Card Skill Set, white card, white card training, white card broome, white card kununurra, white card kimberley, white card pilbara

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
Karratha Campus
Newman Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Tom Price Campus
TAFE09, TAFE17, R000000, Business and Finance, R000024, Work Health and Safety, workplace safety, OSH rep, workplace rep, intro training, WHS training

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
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Tom Price Campus

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.

 

Onslow

24 & 28 February

 

IAA20 Working Safely at Heights Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
Kununurra Campus
Newman Campus
working at heights, work safely at heights, work heights, trades training, crane training

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
IAA26 Working in Confined Spaces Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Kununurra Campus
Working in confined spaces, space, confined, confined spaces, work

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
IAA66 XERO Bookeeping Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
xero, book, bookkeeping, accounting, books, tax, business

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

 

 

IAD24 XERO Introduction Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus

XERO is cloud-based accounting software that is becoming increasingly popular, with many easy-to-use features.  

This workshop provides a short, six hour introduction to XERO software, with the opportunity to study further.  

Use XERO to enter a range of transactions, including: 

  • Invoices
  • Adjustment notes
  • Payments
  • Receipts
  • Bank entries
  • Bank statement
  • Financial reports

The textbook, Conduct Business Activities Using A Computerised Accounting System is required.  

Choose to complete assessments after the workshop and/or receive a letter documenting your participation.

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