Department of Trades and Engineering Technologies
We offer vocational education courses at the certificate, diploma and advanced diploma level as well as apprenticeships and traineeships in multiple study areas.
The Department of Trades and Engineering Technologies offers practical, industry-based courses. Students learn from experienced teachers in VCE (Victorian Certificate of Education), pre-apprenticeship, certificate, diploma and advanced diploma level courses across multiple study areas such as building and construction, electrical, engineering, horticulture and landscape, and plumbing.
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Built Environment and Architecture
Trades and Apprenticeships
Vocational Education and Training Delivered to Secondary Students
Breaking barriers in the construction industry
Manager of Building Trades at Swinburne, Jane Clancy, discusses her experience in the male-dominated building and construction industry.Tuesday 30 March 2021
PAVE staff member honoured with CFA Chief Officer’s Commendation award
Nursing and Health Technical Officer Jessica Jacobs has received the CFA Chief Officer’s Commendation award for saving the life of a fellow firefighter during the 2019-2020 bushfire seasonTuesday 19 January 2021
Understanding and celebrating NAIDOC WeekSwinburne and the Moondani Toombadool Centre are proud to celebrate NAIDOC Week with our communityThursday 02 July 2020
Swinburne ranks as a top University under the age of 50Swinburne has been ranked number 45 among the top young universities in the world by QS World University Rankings.Wednesday 24 June 2020
Students lead the Be a Better Human campaign onlineSwinburne students lead the Be a Better Human campaign to promote consent and respectful behaviourWednesday 10 June 2020
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