Government funding support is available for this course. Your completed pre-apprenticeship will also provide credit towards your formal studies if you go on to an apprenticeship.
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10 weeks full-time
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This is a nationally approved vocational course that is recognised throughout Australia.
Study this course for free in 2020
You could have your tuition fees covered in 2020 thanks to the Victorian Government's Free TAFE for Priority Courses initiative.
You may be eligible if you are under 20 years old, or enrolling in a course at a higher level than you have completed before.
If you don't tick either of these boxes, you could still have a chance! There are other factors, too.
The best way to find out if you’re eligible is to apply.
From Swinburne to New Mexico
TAPPING INTO SKILLS ABROAD
“I’m still trying to figure out why me!” says Amy Kosterman, Swinburne plumbing graduate.
She’s talking about the moment she was offered a once-in-a-lifetime trip to New Mexico with the Navajo Water Project by one of her Swinburne teachers. Amy excitedly accepted and soon joined a team in the US bringing water and sanitation to families in need.