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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.

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.

Ready to Enrol?

1. Click "Enrol Now"

Our easy online form will step you through the information we require to enrol you into this course1

2. Choose date/location

Choose which course date and location to enrol into

3. Complete Enrollment

A few final questions and decision on payment method

4. Start Studying

Make a note of your course start date, time and location and we look forward to seeing you

1. If we don't have any upcoming Course Dates on this page, we won't display the "Enrol Now" button. Instead you can Register Your Interest to study this course and we will let you know when we have more dates available.

Campus Locations

We have a number of campuses across Northern Victoria, including in Shepparton, Wangaratta, Seymour, and Benalla. A specialised campus is located in Werribee.

How to Apply

Learn more about how to apply, different course types and Recognition for Prior Learning.