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"Short courses are the perfect solution for busy
people who want to achieve their goals faster. Whether you're looking
to advance your career, boost existing skills, explore new career
options or discover a new passion, we've got you covered."
TAFE NSW short courses are hands-on and are delivered by highly
qualified industry-professionals. The courses range from a few hours
to 18 weeks, with flexible delivery options including online and face
to face. The best part is you also get access to the state-of-the-art
facilities and equipment used by our full-time
Short courses are designed to give you the latest industry skills and
confidence you need, to achieve your goals faster. Many of the short
courses feed into certificate level courses. Depending on the course
you choose to study, it can also lead to nationally accredited qualifications.
Diversifying your skill set can make you more employable, valued and
help you get more out of your career. The practical nature of short
courses ensures you acquire the essential skills you need to take the
next step in your current career or business. We offer courses in a
range of business skills, Training and Assessment, WH&S, property
services, hospitality, IT, design and much more. Expand your
knowledge, pick up new skills to grow your business or take the next
step in your career.
If you work in an industry that requires continuous professional
development, then look no further. Our close connections to industry
means we can tailor courses to reflect changes in your industry faster
and offer courses throughout the year to ensure you meet your
Courses range from Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) to food
safety handling, maritime, specialist trades and first-aid.
Challenge yourself or discover the new you!
If you're looking to take your career in a new
direction, a short course could just be what you need to discover the
new you. It doesn't require a huge financial or time commitment, and
if things go to plan, you will be in a great position to continue your
studies at a certificate and diploma level. A diverse range of courses
are offered throughout the year including; digital photography, animal
studies, web design, languages, design, hair and beauty, fashion, cake
decorating, floristry, visual merchandising to name a few. Courses are
usually flexible, with evening and weekend options.
If you're preparing for further your VET or tertiary study we can
help cater your needs with a range of courses to help you prepare. Our
courses include essential maths for higher education, essential
statistics for higher education, academic research, essay writing,
skills for effective workplace communications.
Be inspired. Find your new career path or discover a new passion with
TAFE NSW Short
courses starting in August.