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All Courses

Animal Studies Courses

Certificate II in Animal Studies ACM20117
Animal Studies - Full Time, Part Time, Traineeship - Fairfield, Epping
Animal Studies - Full Time, Part Time, Traineeship - Fairfield, Epping
Do you dream of a career caring for animals? With our Animal Studies course, you will achieve the skills and knowledge necessary to care for a range of animals.
Certificate III in Companion Animal Services ACM30417
Animal Studies - Full Time - Fairfield
Animal Studies - Full Time - Fairfield
Would you like a career working with cats, dogs and other companion animals? Melbourne Polytechnic offers training in Companion Animal Services. You will gain practical skills and experience while participating in course work in class to care for animals in a professional companion animal setting.
Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing ACM40418
Animal Studies - Full Time - Fairfield
Free Tafe Job Trainer Animal Studies - Full Time - Fairfield
Begin your career path in the veterinary industry with our ACM40418 Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing. This course provides you with quality training that will develop your skills in a range of animal care, clinical and surgical routines.
Associate Degree of Veterinary Nursing
Higher Education - Full Time, Part Time - Epping
Higher Education - Full Time, Part Time - Epping

Important Note: The Associate Degree of Veterinary Nursing will not be taking new enrolments for 2022. All new intakes for 2022 will be into the Bachelor of Veterinary Nursing (a Latrobe University qualification delivered by Melbourne Polytechnic).

Bachelor of Veterinary Nursing
Higher Education, Animal Studies - Full Time, Part Time - Epping
Higher Education, Animal Studies - Full Time, Part Time - Epping
La Trobe's Veterinary Nursing degree, delivered at Melbourne Polytechnic's Epping Campus, provides graduates with a work-ready qualification and is the first full degree in Veterinary Nursing in Australia.

Building Design and Interior Design Courses

Certificate IV in Interior Decoration MSF40118
Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping
Job Trainer VTAC Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping
Beautify, adorn and enhance your future with a Certificate IV in Interior Decoration MSF40118. Establish your own interior design business or use your consulting skills for high-end clients in the fascinating world of interior decoration and design.
Diploma of Interior Design MSF50218
Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time - Preston, Epping
VTAC Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time - Preston, Epping
Become the architect of a colourful career with a Diploma of Interior Design. Develop your interior design skills to place you into the world of residential and commercial interior design. Work for large corporate clients and prestigious customers and unleash your creative flair into their world.
Advanced Diploma of Building Design (Architectural) 22477VIC
Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping
VTAC Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping
Rise up in the world of design with the Advanced Diploma of Building Design (Architectural) 22477VIC. Your dream of working for an architect, building designer, or running your own building design firm can become a reality. A career in this field can be both creative and rewarding.
Bachelor of the Built Environment
Higher Education - Full Time, Part Time - Epping
Higher Education - Full Time, Part Time - Epping
This course is no longer taking enrolments. Consider our Bachelor of Applied Architecture.

Marketing Courses

Carpentry Courses, Cabinet Making Courses

Certificate II in Furniture Making Pathways / Certificate II in Building and Construction MSF20516
Construction Trades - Full Time, Pre Apprentice - Heidelberg
Free Tafe Construction Trades - Full Time, Pre Apprentice - Heidelberg
Sit comfortably in your career with our Certificate II in Furniture Making Pathways MSF20516 and Certificate II in Building and Construction (Joinery/Shopfitting/Stairbuilding) 22338VIC. Make your own furniture, doors, windows and stairs, meet industry professionals and progress your career in the furniture manufacturing trade.
Certificate III in Carpentry CPC30211
Construction Trades - Apprentice, Full Time - Heidelberg
Construction Trades - Apprentice, Full Time - Heidelberg
Construct a career in carpentry and plan a path towards owning and running your own business in the trade with a Certificate III in Carpentry CPC30211. Our carpentry teachers will hone your skills in all aspects of construction and essential knowledge of building regulations, with carpentry as the prime focus.
Certificate III in Cabinet Making - Furniture Making Apprenticeship MSF31113
Construction Trades - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
Construction Trades - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
Are you interested in working as a cabinet maker? Our Certificate III in Cabinet Making MSF31113 offers skills and knowledge to become a qualified Kitchen & Bathroom maker/installer or a qualified Furniture Maker. By becoming a Kitchen & Bathroom maker/installer or Furniture Maker, you could have the opportunity to start you own business in an always expanding industry.
Certificate III in Joinery CPC31912
Construction Trades - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
Construction Trades - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
Connect to Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate III in Joinery CPC31912 and open the door to your career. Use your precision and eye for detail to create a seamless career in joinery, where you could own your own business, or work for an established timber manufacturer, architect, or reproduction joiner. Your career options will expand when you qualify as a joiner.
Furniture Making
Construction Trades - Short Course - Heidelberg
Construction Trades - Short Course - Heidelberg
This popular short course enables participants to use hand tools to construct a simple piece of furniture incorporating a range of basic furniture joints and fastenings.

Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Courses, Welding Courses

English Courses, Adult Literacy and Numeracy

Certificate I in EAL (Access) 22484VIC
English as an Additional Language - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping, Prahran
English as an Additional Language - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping, Prahran
The Certificate I in EAL (Access) is for people who speak limited English. If you need to improve your English to prepare for study in Australia, this course is for you.
Certificate II in EAL (Access) 22485VIC
English as an Additional Language - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping, Prahran
English as an Additional Language - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping, Prahran
Can you speak some simple English, but need to work on your fluency? Improve your English with the Certificate II in EAL (Access).
Certificate III in EAL (Access) 22486VIC
English as an Additional Language - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping, Prahran
English as an Additional Language - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping, Prahran
22486VIC Certificate III in EAL (Access) teaches intermediate English language skills to adults from non-English speaking backgrounds.
Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study) 22492VIC
English as an Additional Language - Full Time - Epping
English as an Additional Language - Full Time - Epping
Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study) 22492VIC is designed for those who require consolidation of advanced level English speaking and listening, reading, writing, literacy skills including digital literacy skills, and study skills in English prior to accessing a range of further study pathways including higher education.

Work Education

Certificate I in Food Processing - Work Education FBP10117
Foundation Skills - Full Time - Preston
Foundation Skills - Full Time - Preston
Learn the skills you need to gain employment in food production or a kitchen with Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate I in Food Processing.
Certificate II in Work Education 22481VIC
Foundation Skills - Full Time - Preston
Foundation Skills - Full Time - Preston
Develop skills in both the classroom and on the job in the Certificate II in Work Education 22481VIC. You’ll learn vocational, job-seeking, teamwork and communication skills. Our qualified advisors and educators will help you respond to a continually changing world.
Certificate II in Food Processing - Work Education FBP20117
Foundation Skills - Part Time, Traineeship - Preston
Foundation Skills - Part Time, Traineeship - Preston
Studying a Certificate II in Food Processing FBP20117 will help you secure employment in food production or a kitchen.
Textile Art
Foundation Skills - Short Course - Preston, Prahran
Foundation Skills - Short Course - Preston, Prahran
Textile Arts short course allows participants to explore working with a variety of materials to construct individual artwork projects.
Cafe Culture
Foundation Skills - Short Course - Preston, Prahran
Foundation Skills - Short Course - Preston, Prahran
Come and be a part of our jam-packed Cafe Culture course and learn the art and skills of coffee making, refreshments and simple meal preparation. This course gives participants an insight into the cafe industry and other work opportunities.
Hair and Beauty
Foundation Skills - Short Course -
Foundation Skills - Short Course -
Our Hair and Beauty course, allow participants to explore career options whilst experiencing hands-on activities in hair, beauty and nail care to enhance self-confidence in everyday situations and the workplace.
Life Skills Cooking
Foundation Skills - Short Course - Preston
Foundation Skills - Short Course - Preston
Life Skills Cooking will give students basic cooking skills to help them achieve their goal of leading more independent lives.
Garden Maintenance
Foundation Skills - Short Course - Preston
Foundation Skills - Short Course - Preston
Our Garden Maintenance short course is a very rewarding practical course that provides participants with the skills on how to plan, create and maintain a garden whilst seeing their gardening achievements flourish.

Horticulture Courses

Certificate II in Horticulture AHC20416
Horticulture - Full Time, Pre Apprentice - Fairfield, Epping
Free Tafe Job Trainer Horticulture - Full Time, Pre Apprentice - Fairfield, Epping
Our Certificate II in Horticulture AHC20416 is a hands-on course that will prepare you for a career in Horticulture. This pre-apprenticeship program provides the basic skills and knowledge necessary for employment in the industry and provides a foundation for moving into an horticultural apprenticeship or to undertake additional studies in other Horticulture certificates.
Certificate III in Horticulture AHC30716
Horticulture - Full Time, Part Time - Fairfield, Epping
Free Tafe Job Trainer Horticulture - Full Time, Part Time - Fairfield, Epping
Nurture your interest in all things green with a Certificate III in Horticulture AHC30716. A flourishing and rewarding career is bound to follow.
Certificate IV in Horticulture AHC40416
Horticulture - Full Time - Fairfield
Horticulture - Full Time - Fairfield
Nurture your interest in all things green by a gaining a well sought after qualification with our Certificate IV in Horticulture AHC40416. Be the one dispensing advice on plant suitability, health and design, and become the expert this ever changing and dynamic industry needs – a rewarding career awaits.
Diploma of Horticulture AHC50416
Horticulture - - Fairfield
VTAC Horticulture - - Fairfield
Nurture your interest in all things green by gaining a well sought after qualification in the Diploma of Horticulture AHC50416. Be the one dispensing advice on plant suitability, health and design, and become the expert this ever changing and dynamic industry needs - a rewarding career awaits.

Hospitality Courses, Cooking Courses, Baking Courses

Certificate IV in Hospitality SIT40416
Hospitality - Full Time, Traineeship - Workplace and Industry, Preston, Prahran
Hospitality - Full Time, Traineeship - Preston, Prahran, Workplace and Industry
Develop your hospitality skills while gaining understanding of hospitality supervision. The SIT40416 Certificate IV in Hospitality will help you develop strong practical skills and provide hands-on experience and equip you with the knowledge and skills required to gain an entry-level position within this busy, exciting and fast-growing industry.
Diploma of Hospitality Management SIT50416
Hospitality - Full Time - Preston
VTAC Hospitality - Full Time - Preston
Unleash your leadership potential in hospitality by developing strong practical skills, hands-on experience and excellent leadership capability. Our Diploma of Hospitality Management SIT50416 equips you with all the skills to gain a management position within this exciting industry.
Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management SIT60316
Hospitality - Full Time - Preston
Hospitality - Full Time - Preston
Unleash your leadership potential in the Hospitality industry by developing strong practical skills. If you would like to become a skilled senior hospitality manager then enrol in our Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management SIT60316.
Certificate III in Commercial Cookery - Non-apprenticeship SIT30816
Hospitality - Full Time, Part Time - Workplace and Industry, Preston, Prahran
Free Tafe Job Trainer VTAC Hospitality - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Workplace and Industry, Prahran
Are you interested in carving a career in the thriving hospitality scene? Food is a necessity of life and people with skills in Commercial Cookery can work anywhere from the local pub to top international restaurants and hotels. If you want to gain skills in the culinary industry, our popular Certificate III in Commercial Cookery SIT30816 is the right choice for you.
Certificate III in Commercial Cookery - Apprenticeship SIT30816
Hospitality - Apprentice, Part Time - Workplace and Industry, Preston, Prahran
VTAC Hospitality - Apprentice, Part Time - Preston, Workplace and Industry, Prahran
Are you interested in carving a career in the thriving hospitality scene? Food is a necessity of life and people with skills in Commercial Cookery can work anywhere from the local pub to top international restaurants and hotels. If you want to gain skills in the culinary industry, our popular Certificate III in Commercial Cookery SIT30816 is the right choice for you.
Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery SIT40516
Hospitality - Full Time, Part Time, Traineeship - Preston, Prahran
Hospitality - Full Time, Part Time, Traineeship - Preston, Prahran
Are you an aspiring head chef or restaurant owner? Our Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery SIT40516 provides the ingredients and techniques you need to cook up a tantalizing career.
Certificate III in Patisserie SIT31016
Hospitality - Full Time, Part Time - Workplace and Industry, Preston
Job Trainer VTAC Hospitality - Full Time, Part Time - Workplace and Industry, Preston
Become the face behind those delectable cake shop and patisserie creations. Our Certificate III in Patisserie SIT31016 will develop creativity and passion for detail as you take the first step in your career as a pastry chef. If you are an Apprentice Pastry cook, or seeking a qualification, or if you simply want a career change, this course is for you.
Certificate IV in Patisserie SIT40716
Hospitality - Full Time, Traineeship - Workplace and Industry, Preston
Hospitality - Full Time, Traineeship - Preston, Workplace and Industry
Our Certificate IV in Patisserie is truly the icing on the cake for your career in Patisserie. We’ll guide you through your patisserie training with industry-qualified professionals in modern, world class facilities.

Health Support Courses

Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance HLT43015
Human Services - Full Time - Greensborough
Free Tafe Job Trainer Human Services - Full Time - Greensborough
Considering working in health and community? Our Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance HLT43015 covers treatment plans, therapeutic interventions and how to conduct programs under the supervision of a specialised allied health professional.
Certificate IV in Mental Health CHC43315
Human Services - Full Time - Preston
Free Tafe Job Trainer Human Services - Full Time - Preston
Would you like to make a difference in improving the mental health of others? Our Certificate IV in Mental Health CHC43315 focuses on recovery-orientated models and offers you many career opportunities in this rewarding field.
Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs CHC43215
Human Services - Full Time - Preston
Free Tafe Job Trainer Human Services - Full Time - Preston
If you work in, or would like to work in a community based organisation, withdrawal service, residential rehabilitation or an outreach service, our Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs CHC43215 is the course for you. The program offers excellent teaching in these areas and successful completion will see you with a qualification in the field, paving the way for further study in Community Services and Health and Education and career options.
Certificate III in Pathology Collection HLT37215
Human Services - Full Time - Preston, Greensborough
Job Trainer Human Services - Full Time - Preston, Greensborough
Become an important player in the health sector. Our Certificate III in Pathology Collection HLT37215 will prepare you for a career as a Pathology Collector. Learn current practice for pathology collection, while building the communication skills you need to work effectively with the public.

Community Services Courses

Diploma of Community Services CHC52015
Human Services - Full Time - Preston
Free Tafe Job Trainer Human Services - Full Time - Preston
Take your commitment to solving social disadvantage further. Our Diploma of Community Services CHC52015 will give you the right skills to make tangible differences in the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged people. We are ACWA accredited which is a requirement for working at DHHS.
Certificate IV in Community Services CHC42015
Human Services - Full Time - Preston
Free Tafe Job Trainer Human Services - Full Time - Preston
Committed to challenging social injustice? Want to make a difference in the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged people? Our Certificate IV in Community Services CHC42015 provides entry-level skills and knowledge for the community sector.
Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention CHC40313
Human Services - Full Time - Workplace and Industry
Free Tafe Job Trainer Human Services - Full Time - Workplace and Industry
If you have a calling for care, consider our Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention CHC40313. A course designed for those who work in youth and family intervention, including practice specialisations in residential and out of home care, family support and early intervention.
Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention (Partial) - Trauma Informed Practice CHC40313
Human Services - Full Time - Workplace and Industry
Human Services - Full Time - Workplace and Industry
If you are working in the Residential and Out of Home Care Sector this is the minimum qualification you require.
Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs CHC43215
Human Services - Full Time - Preston
Free Tafe Job Trainer Human Services - Full Time - Preston
If you work in, or would like to work in a community based organisation, withdrawal service, residential rehabilitation or an outreach service, our Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs CHC43215 is the course for you. The program offers excellent teaching in these areas and successful completion will see you with a qualification in the field, paving the way for further study in Community Services and Health and Education and career options.

Information Technoloigy Courses, Cyber Security Courses, Home Security Courses

Certificate IV in Cyber Security 22334VIC
Information Technology and Security - Full Time, Part Time - Preston
Free Tafe Job Trainer VTAC Information Technology and Security - Full Time, Part Time - Preston
Cyber Security is the discipline and practice of securing computer systems and networks to protect valuable services, information and data from a variety of threats.
Certificate III in Locksmithing - Apprenticeship MEM30819
Information Technology and Security, Construction Trades - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
Information Technology and Security, Construction Trades - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
Lock up a safe career in Locksmithing! Security is an increasingly important consideration for the community and the Locksmithing industry is constantly evolving to meet the demand for new products, new technology and new methods. Melbourne Polytechnic's MEM30819 Certificate III in Locksmithing has been designed after extensive consultation with industry.
Bachelor of Information Technology
Higher Education, Information Technology and Security - Full Time - Preston
VTAC Higher Education, Information Technology and Security - Full Time - Preston
Learn specialist skills to work in a range of exciting roles. A career in business-oriented information technology offers the potential for great financial reward and growth, and demands a wide range of skills and knowledge. If a life in business and ICT is for you, enrol in our Bachelor of Information Technology today.

Theatre Courses, Costume Design Courses, Make-up Course

Diploma of Theatre Arts 22315VIC
Theatre - Full Time - Prahran
VTAC Theatre - Full Time - Prahran
The one-year diploma course is designed to train actors and theatre workers who can work as performers and production team members in theatre companies, and in the production of theatre events and festivals.
Diploma of Live Production and Technical Services - Live Production CUA50415
Theatre - Full Time - Prahran
VTAC Theatre - Full Time - Prahran
If you have a passion for all the aspects of theatre and live production then our Diploma of Live Production and Technical Services CUA50415 is for you. Our course teaches you what you need to know about lighting, stage/event management, visions systems and theatre sound.
Diploma of Screen and Media - Specialist Make-Up Services CUA51015
Screen and Media, Theatre - Full Time - Prahran
VTAC Screen and Media, Theatre - Full Time - Prahran
Would you like to work on film sets, in TV studios and in the theatre? Discover how our Diploma of Screen and Media CUA51015 (Specialist Make-up Services) can help you exceed your goals. Learn about the transformative powers of prosthetics and special make-up effects.
Diploma of Live Production and Technical Services - Costume for Performance CUA50415
Theatre - Full Time - Prahran
VTAC Theatre - Full Time - Prahran
Turn your costume-making talent into a career. Our Diploma of Live Production and Technical Services CUA50415 (Costume for Performance) prepares you for freelance costume-making work or employment in a variety costume designing and making situations. Create the look and feel of costumes - articulate your designs into visual expressions on the stage.

Visual Art Courses, Illustration Courses, Painting Courses

Certificate III in Visual Arts CUA31115
Visual Art - Full Time - Preston
Visual Art - Full Time - Preston
The Certificate III in Visual Arts CUA31115 course is designed to introduce students to a range of art forms and develop skills and confidence in using a range of techniques. The course has a practical hands-on focus where students are provided with highly structured tasks and in-depth instruction by specialist subject teachers.
Certificate IV in Visual Arts CUA41315
Visual Art - Full Time - Preston
Job Trainer VTAC Visual Art - Full Time - Preston
The Certificate IV in Visual Arts CUA41315 course is designed to develop and extend skills and knowledge across a range of art forms. The course has a practical hands-on focus with in-depth instruction from specialist subject teachers.
Diploma of Visual Arts - Painting Printmaking CUA51115
Visual Art - Full Time - Preston
VTAC Visual Art - Full Time - Preston
Push the boundaries of your art practice and develop your artistic skills and techniques. Work towards becoming a painter or printmaker in our Diploma of Visual Arts CUA51115 at Melbourne Polytechnic. Be bold and brave – follow your passion. It could lead anywhere.
Diploma of Visual Arts - Illustration CUA51115
Visual Art - Full Time - Preston
VTAC Visual Art - Full Time - Preston
Push the boundaries of your art practice and develop your artistic skills and techniques. Work towards becoming an illustrator or designer in our Diploma of Visual Arts CUA51115 at Melbourne Polytechnic. Be bold and brave – follow your passion, it could lead anywhere.
Advanced Diploma of Creative Product Development CUA60415
Visual Art - Full Time - Preston
Visual Art - Full Time - Preston
The Advanced Diploma of Creative Product Development CUA60415 is designed to prepare you to make a smooth transition into a professional practice, working in an industry-related role or in a freelance capacity.
Master of Creative Industries
Higher Education - Full Time, Part Time - Fairfield
Higher Education - Full Time, Part Time - Fairfield
This course is not taking any new enrolments.