Diploma of Justice

This course is not available to international students.
National code: 22320VIC Diploma (TAFE) 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.

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

Study modes

  • Full-time,
  • Part-time

VTAC course codes

  • 3400111324
    Croydon (fee type determined by provider)
  • 3400211324
    Hawthorn (fee type determined by provider)
This course allows you to pathway to another qualification.