What is a trades short course? 

We offer a range of trades short courses to help you develop your career within your industry, or to introduce you to entirely new areas that you may wish to pursue in the future. 

From carpentry to plumbing, and electrical to welding, enhance your knowledge and learn from industry professionals to acquire skills that are instantly applicable to the worksite.

Have questions about a trades short course?

Traditionally known as TAFE, Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses are practical and hands-on, equipping you with the skills and experience you’ll need to make your dream career a reality.

Come to one of our on-campus Try VET taster events throughout the year and get all your questions answered. The first event kicks off in March 2024.

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Explore our trade short courses

  • engineering fabrication student using a welder at the Wantirna campus

    Introduction to Welding

    This course is designed to teach participants the basic skills and knowledge required to safely weld a wide range of metals using the three welding processes.