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Technical Trades Short Courses

Get the skills you need to succeed in your Apprenticeship

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Core skills for your career

Whether you're heading for a career as a Plumber or a Panel Beater, we have the courses you need to succeed in your work and training environments. Get the core skills you need to work safely in the Trades industry, and get ready to hit the ground running in your profession.

Short Courses

Upskill quickly with our Technical Trades short courses. Learn the skills you need to succeed at work, and advance your career.

Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry (SA3CICRD20)

2020 sessions to get your white card with the Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry course from GOTAFE. This short course is endorsed by WorkSafe Victoria.

Restricted Electrical Workers (Disconnect / Reconnect) course / 2020 (SA3REWCS20)

Sessions for 2020 to learn the skills and knowledge necessary to complete the Restricted Electrical Workers license assessment.

Test and Tag (SA2TTAGG20)

With this 2020 course from GOTAFE you'll learn to test and tag electrical appliances.

Journeyman's Exam (SC3JMANE20)

After completing apprenticeship requirements, and passing the journeyman exam, an individual is considered and experienced plumber who is skilled in his or her craft.

A booming industry

Trades careers are expected to grow across the board in the next five years. Building, plumbing, concreting, and electrics are each expected to grow by over 6000 new jobs, meaning there's no better time to join the trade industry.

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