Diploma of Justice

This course is not available to international students.
National code: 22320VIC Diploma (TAFE) Croydon, Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

The Diploma of Justice invites students to take the first step in their criminal justice careers in a supported, hands-on environment.

You’ll learn the theory and practice behind operational functions within the Victorian criminal justice system – covering areas such as foundation legal principles, management of adult offenders, how to work within family violence and culturally diverse circumstances, and more.

At the end of the course, students will have the confidence to begin their careers in the justice system.

Did you know? This course is part of the Victorian Government's Free TAFE for Priority Courses initiative. That means you could have your tuition fees covered in 2019. Awesome! The best way to find out if you're eligible is to simply apply to study. See the full list of available courses here.

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1 year full-time, up to 2 years part-time


Croydon (March, August)
Hawthorn (March, August) - View application and start dates

Study modes

  • Full-time,
  • Part-time

VTAC course codes

  • 3400110224
    Croydon (fee type determined by provider)
  • 3400211324
    Hawthorn (fee type determined by provider)
This course allows you to pathway to another qualification.