Study and Career Pathways

Study and Career Pathways

17 Courses

Gain confidence in yourself as you develop strong study skills, move into further study or get ready to join the workforce. Whether you are aiming to complete a degree or a trade qualification, we'll make sure you have the tools and support you need to succeed both inside and outside of the classroom.

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Career Preparation and Advancement

Learn fundamental skills at a Year 10 equivalent level as you plan for your future career and study goals, sharpen your academic skills and communicate effectively.

  • Certificate I Preparation for Work and Training

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    Build your foundational skills in this inclusive course. Learn in a supportive environment that is designed to meet your needs. Gain confidence in your talents and professional skills as you prepare to embark on the career and study pathway of your choice.

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  • Certificate I Access to Work and Training

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    Be inspired to reach your career and study goals, as you build a strong foundation to succeed. Feel supported in an inclusive environment while you develop practical work skills, and set yourself up for a strong future in a career of your choice.

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  • Certificate II Career Preparation

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    Be inspired to reach your career goals and learn practical study and workplace skills at a Year 10 level. You’ll meet like-minded peers and develop confidence in yourself as you continue the journey towards the career of your dreams.

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  • Certificate III Career Advancement

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    Learn how to find and keep a job that you love. Gain essential workplace skills that can help advance your career, such as critical thinking, communicating well with your colleagues, and building your leadership abilities. These skills will also help you if you decide to complete further study.

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English for Further Study

Learn to thrive in an academic environment as you research and write advanced English texts, explore critical thinking strategies and improve your written and verbal skills.

  • Certificate III English for Further Study

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    Take one step closer to reaching your dream career. Strengthen your English skills and learn to succeed in an academic environment. Your teachers will support you to learn high-level skills such as writing reports and giving presentations. Gain confidence in yourself and plan for your future.

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  • Certificate III Advanced English for Further Study

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    Achieve your dreams of completing higher education and get the practical skills to succeed in study and work environments. Graduate with advanced reading, writing, and speaking skills, and move on to further studies or better job opportunities.

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  • Certificate IV English for Academic Purposes

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    Advance your academic English and get the essential skills to succeed at university. Learn how to think critically, use technology for e-learning and work in a team with other students. Achieve your goal of completing a higher education diploma or degree.

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Enterprise and Career Skills

Help people explore their potential and overcome difficulties when you facilitate their transformation into confident learners with targeted individual support.

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HSC and Tertiary Preparation

Do you need Year 10 or Year 12 equivalent qualifications, entry into the Australian Defence Force, or an ATAR? From short courses that give you foundation skills right up to preparation for degree-level study, TAFE NSW will prepare you for your future.

  • Certificate IV Tertiary Preparation

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    Go after your dream career with this innovative qualification. This Year 12 equivalent course opens the door to Diploma and Bachelor degree studies, as well as entry into the Australian Defence Force. Develop the technical, academic and social skills needed to perform at the next level of study.

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Vocational Pathways

Start setting goals for your future as you develop foundational reading, writing, and math skills. Gain confidence in yourself and be prepared for further study and career pathways.

  • Certificate I Skills for Vocational Pathways

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    Gain the confidence to reach your goals. Build your reading, writing and maths skills and learn how to communicate with others in this foundation course. You will be provided with a nurturing and supportive environment to succeed in the workforce or futher studies.

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  • Certificate I Automotive Vocational Preparation

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    Launch a career in the automotive industry and gain the foundational skills you need to succeed. In this supervised introductory course, you'll gain practical experience in automotive retail, service and repair and begin to explore what a job in this fast-paced industry might be like.

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  • Certificate I Access to Vocational Pathways

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    Take the first step towards further study or employment. Improve your reading, writing and maths skills in a supportive environment. Learn skills you can use at work such as using a computer, filling in forms and communicating with team mates.

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  • Certificate II Resources and Infrastructure Work Preparation

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    Build a solid foundation for a career as a civil construction labourer in the booming civil construction industry. Use industry-standard machinery, learn risk management and building techniques and transferrable worksite communication skills.

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  • Certificate II Automotive Vocational Preparation

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    Gain the skills to work as a vehicle service assistant or automotive parts interpreter. Be prepared to take on a trade course and get set for a successful career in this innovative and valued industry.

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  • Certificate III Pathways to Further Study

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    Reach your goals with this Year 11 equivalent course. Gain the knowledge and experience to take your study further. You’ll learn the essential skills employers are looking for, such as academic writing, research, and technology skills. Take the next step towards your future.

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Work, Study and Vocational Skills

Increase your confidence and be prepared for your next step as you are supported to set study and career goals, and improve your English and math skills.

  • Certificate II Study Skills

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    Bridge the gaps in your previous education. Strengthen the core skills needed in every occupation, learn strategies to manage your study time and gain the confidence to succeed in a formal learning environment.

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  • Certificate II Further Study Skills

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    Reach your goals with this Year 10 equivalent course. Gain the knowledge and experience to take your study further, enter a trade in the Australian Defense forces or prepare for vocational TAFE courses. Learn the essential skills employers are looking for, such as English, maths or STEM skills.

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  • Certificate II Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways

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    Uncover your potential and build your confidence for further study or the workforce. You will improve your literacy and numeracy skills, communicate effectively in the workplace, and develop study and employment goals in a supportive and nurturing environment.  

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