Course Start Date
35 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
- Fully Subsidised Course
The nationally accredited Certificate III in Vocational Study Pathways is your first step toward a deadly career. Build lasting relationships with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples, and be supported as you learn how to study successfully, work independently and chase your career and study goals.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theory and practical course work, you will learn to:
- Work and study independently
- Understand ethics, rights, and responsibilities in the workplace
- Improve literacy, numeracy and digital skills to pursue further study and/or employment
- Confidently use a range of business technology
- Use culturally appropriate communication
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the personal attributes that will help you get ahead:
- Effective communication
- A commitment to understanding social justice
- An understanding of ethical behaviour
- Problem solving
- Knowledge of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and communities
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
- NSW Police Force and NSW Border Patrol
- Aboriginal liaison officer
- Other justice service providers
GROW YOUR CAREER
Go further on your study journey:
- Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation
- Diploma of Aboriginal Studies for Professional Community Practice
This qualification recognises the importance of having a strong Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander identity that can create powerful and lasting positive effects in improving academic and employment outcomes for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.
This is a Full Time, Blended course. You will need to attend approximately 35 hours of class, over 5 days a week, for 17 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 9.5 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 10.5 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including Revision of study notes and practice skills in language, learning, team participation, digital literacy, communication, workplace protocols and ethics, Aboriginal culture as well as career preparation for the NSW Police Force or other Justice service agencies.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- The target audience for this delivery are Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people who may be interested in a career with the NSW Police Force or other Justice service agencies.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- Specific Aboriginal cultural support ie Aboriginal mentors and Aboriginal Community Elders are available for student educational care.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID 19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday to Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW RecognitionIncidental Cost
- Student Association - $20.00
|IPRABL301||Examine Aboriginal identity|
|IPREGL301||Present information in routine academic texts|
|IPRLRN301||Conduct a research project|
|FSKDIG03||Use digital technology for routine workplace tasks|
|FSKWTG10||Write complex workplace texts|
|IPRABL302||Use strategies to respond to racist behaviour towards Aboriginal people|
|IPRCAP301||Build conflict resolution skills as an Aboriginal person|
|IPRWKE301||Examine routine workplace standards, practices and ethics|
|CADCOM301||Apply inclusive communication skills|
|FSKOCM07||Interact effectively with others at work|
|FSKNUM14||Calculate with whole numbers and familiar fractions, decimals and percentages for work|
|FSKOCM05||Use oral communication skills for effective workplace presentations|
|AUMAFA001||Apply for jobs and undertake job interviews|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|CADCAP301||Apply leadership skills in familiar contexts|
|ECSLRN401||Develop academic learning skills|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
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