Term Four Intake

Can’t wait until 2018?

At Melbourne Polytechnic you can enrol in a course beginning in Term Four. Courses with September and October intakes are available, and we even have courses with year-round intakes.

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Courses taking September enrolments

Courses
Certificate II in Plumbing (Pre-apprenticeship)
The Certificate II in Plumbing (Pre-apprenticeship) provides the best tools and practical experience to launch your career in plumbing. Develop the right skills in a hands-on learning environment to prepare you for a plumbing apprenticeship.

Certificate III in Education Support
This course provides you with comprehensive and high quality training if you would like to work with students with special needs. It is specifically designed for people who would like to work in schools assisting the teacher by providing extra literacy and numeracy support to students in the classroom.

Certificate III in Visual Arts
The Certificate III in Visual Arts 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 Photography and Photo Imaging
Develop your photographic eye with a qualification recognised as one of the best in the industry. Develop your technical skills, conceptual thinking, photographic eye and produce a sharp portfolio to get yourself ahead, and stay ahead.

Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate) - Agent's Representative
Melbourne’s house prices are reaching new highs. If you would like to work in the real estate sector, or one day own your own business, this course is your first step. Get qualified with our partial Certificate IV in Property Services - Agent's Representative course. Going once, twice, three times ... SOLD.

Certificate IV in Visual Arts
The Certificate IV in Visual Arts course is designed to develop and extend skills and knowledge across a range of art forms. The course has a practical hands-on focus where students are provided with structured tasks and in-depth instruction by specialist subject teachers.

Diploma of Accounting
If you enjoy mathematics, have an analytical mind and would like to work in the account profession then our Diploma of Accounting is for you. Accountants support their clients with regular monitoring, analysis, preparation of documents, reports and accounts and advice. Get qualified as an Assistant Accountant and start your rewarding career.

Diploma of Business
Move into management roles with a Diploma of Business. Open up opportunities in management and small business ownership.

Diploma of Graphic Design
Design a bright future for yourself. Melbourne Polytechnic’s Diploma of Graphic Design offers you hands-on practical skills integrated with design processes and theory. Gain a solid grounding for future employment and ensure your knowledge of the fundamentals of graphic design.

Advanced Diploma of Conveyancing (Partial)
If you would like to work within the legal profession, then take a step towards obtaining your conveyancer licence. Our Advanced Diploma of Conveyancing (Partial) teaches you the skills you need to become an asset to any business in the conveyancing industry.

Diploma of Business - Online
Put your spare time to better use with our online Diploma of Business. Gain a broad understanding of key business concepts and how to apply them. Learn how to be effective in business and put yourself ahead of the crowd.


Courses taking October enrolments

Courses
Certificate II in Computer Assembly and Repair
Build a new career in information technology with Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate II in Computer Assembly and Repair. If you like to use computers and have a keen interest in how they work and how technology is applied to the marketplace, then this is the course for you.

Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-Vocational)
Prepare yourself for a career as an electrician with a course that allows you to use your technical mind and hands. Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Prevocational) can set you on the path to sole tradership, or to working for a contracting company with a career in electrotechnology.

Certificate II in General Education for Adults (CGEA) - Bridging Mathematics - Partial Qualification
The Certificate II in General Education for Adults (CGEA) - Bridging Maths, is a partial qualification designed for adults who left school early and are interested in, but do not have a background in mathematics and for school leavers who need to improve their knowledge of mathematics before further study.

Certificate III in Electrical Fitting
Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate III in Electrical Fitting will see you qualified and attaining competency in manufacturing, fitting, assembling, erecting, operating, testing, fault-finding, altering and repairing of electrical equipment.

Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician
Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician will provide pathways to open your own business or work as a contractor for a large firm – you will always be in a position for employment. Light up your career as an electrician, or spark your career in all things electrical as an apprentice electrician.

Certificate III in Hairdressing - Non-Apprenticeship
Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate III in Hairdressing will give you the perfect mix of theoretical knowledge and practical skills for an exciting career in hairstyling.

Certificate III in Hairdressing - Apprenticeship
Establish your career in the creative industry of hairstyling and earn while you learn. Our Certificate III in Hairdressing, Apprenticeship stream allows you to build on your interest in current hair styles and fast-track to an exciting career as a fully qualified hairdresser.

Certificate IV in EAL (Employment/Professional) - Overseas Qualified Professionals (OQP) Victoria
Are you an overseas-qualified professional? Would you like to work in Australia? Enrol with us and you’ll have the opportunity for an industry placement.

Certificate IV in Finance and Mortgage Broking
Are you ready to start your career in finance with a Certificate IV in Finance and Mortgage Broking?

Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing
Formalise your Veterinary Nursing qualifications with our Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing. This course provides you with the industry qualification you need for your veterinary nursing career, helping you develop your skills in a range of animal care and surgical routines.

Diploma of Financial Planning
Do you want to be the financial planner or financial adviser who stands out from the crowd?

Diploma of Information Technology
Get ahead in your Information Technology career with us. This general ICT course is designed to expose you to the diverse range of job roles within the industry and teaches the key elements of Information Technology.

Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration - International Students
Become the architect of a colourful career with a Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration. Use 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 Conveyancing (Partial)
If you would like to work within the legal profession, then take a step towards obtaining your conveyancer licence. Our Advanced Diploma of Conveyancing (Partial) teaches you the skills you need to become an asset to any business in the conveyancing industry.

Diploma of Business - Online
Put your spare time to better use with our online Diploma of Business. Gain a broad understanding of key business concepts and how to apply them. Learn how to be effective in business and put yourself ahead of the crowd.


Courses taking year-round enrolments

Courses
Certificate I in EAL (Access) - Foundation Studies - SEE - VTG
The purpose of this qualification is preparation for participation in further English language study or vocational training

Certificate I in Spoken and Written English - YAMEC (Young Adult Migrant Education Courses)
Are you new to Australia and from a non-English speaking background? If you’re aged 15 to 26, and have had disrupted, incomplete or no prior education, then Melbourne Polytechnic’s Certificate I in Spoken and Written English, Young Adult Migrant Education Courses (YAMEC) is the learning program for you

Certificate I in Spoken and Written English - Foundation Studies Department - AMEP - SEE - VTG
If you have recently arrived in Australia, we can help you to develop basic English reading and writing skills. Learn about Australian culture and how to gain employment to begin your new life in Australia.

Certificate II in Building and Construction (Bricklaying)
Construct your future from the ground up with a Certificate II in Building and Construction (Bricklaying). If you love working with your hands and seeing something you built at the end of the day, this course is for you. Work towards becoming an apprentice bricklayer by developing the skills every employer wants in their apprentice. Our course is focused on getting you laying bricks and a solid foundation for your career in building and construction.

Certificate II in Building and Construction (Painting and Decorating)
Climb the ladder to a colourful career. Work with your hands and use your flair for creating interesting surfaces with our Certificate II in Building and Construction (Painting and Decorating). Learn skills you can use across the building and construction industry, as well as specific skills in painting and decorating.

Certificate II in Building and Construction (Wall and Ceiling Lining)
Our Certificate II in Building and Construction (Wall and Ceiling Lining) lets you climb the ladder to success. Learn the latest in plastering skills so that you become an asset to any employer in the plastering industry

Certificate II in Drainage
The Certificate II in Drainage ensures you learn the latest drainage skills to be an asset to your employer and to complete one component required to become registered with the Victorian Building Authority as a drainer.

Certificate II in EAL (Access) - Foundation Studies Department - SEE - VTG
The purpose of this qualification is to teach pre-intermediate English language skills to adults from non-English speaking backgrounds.

Certificate II in Engineering - Fabrication
The fabrication stream of the Certificate II in Engineering is a traineeship course that will provide you with the heavy-duty qualification you need for a job in the metal trades. You will gain the preparatory skills and knowledge of basic metal fabrication and welding processes that the fabrication industry needs.

Certificate II in Engineering Pathways - Fabrication
The fabrication stream of the Certificate II in Engineering course will provide you basic knowledge and skills to help you successfully gain employment in the metal trades. You will gain the preparatory skills and knowledge of basic metal fabrication and welding processes that the fabrication industry needs.

Certificate II in Horticulture
Our Certificate II in Horticulture 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.

Certificate II in Joinery Shopfitting Stairbuilding (Pre-apprenticeship)
Are you looking to learn a trade? Learn the best techniques from our practical course taught from our industry-experienced teachers. Read more about our dual qualification below.

Certificate II in Landscaping
Designed as a pre-apprenticeship training program, our Certificate II in Landscaping is ideal for anyone wanting to gain basic skills and knowledge to find employment in the industry, before moving into a horticultural landscape apprenticeship.

Certificate II in Parks and Gardens
Nurture your interest in nature with a career in the horticultural industry, specialising in parks and gardens. In this practical, pre-apprenticeship course, our Certificate II in Parks and Gardens is where you begin your journey for a rewarding career.

Certificate II in Spoken and Written English - YAMEC (Young Adult Migrant Education Courses)
Are you new to Australia and from a non-English speaking background? If you’re aged 15 to 26 and can write and speak English but have had disrupted, incomplete or no previous education, Melbourne Polytechnic’s Certificate II in Spoken and Written English, Young Adult Migrant Education Courses (YAMEC) is for you.

Certificate II in Spoken and Written English - Foundation Studies Department - AMEP - SEE - VTG
Our Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) Certificate II in Spoken and Written English offers newly arrived migrants and refugees the opportunity to settle more easily in Australia by developing skills for employment.

Certificate III in Agriculture
Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate III in Agriculture is the entry-level qualification necessary to start your career in agriculture or to build on prior qualifications. This course can get you started in a rewarding career that can take you all over the country.

Certificate III in Bricklaying Blocklaying - Apprenticeship and Non-apprenticeship
Cement your career in the building and construction industry with a Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying. This course is ideal if you love working outdoors, have good hand-eye coordination and the ability to work neatly and accurately.

Certificate III in Carpentry
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. 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 Construction Waterproofing
Melbourne Polytechnic’s Certificate III in Construction Waterproofing is a hands-on course designed for people currently working in waterproofing or who have sufficient experience in the construction industry.

Certificate III in EAL (Access) - Foundation Studies Department - SEE
Our Certificate III in English as an Additional Language (EAL) (Access) is designed to teach intermediate English language skills to adults like you, who come from non-English speaking backgrounds.

Certificate III in EAL (Further Study)
Melbourne Polytechnic’s Certificate III in English as an Additional Language (EAL) (Further Study) is designed to teach Academic English language skills to adults from non-English speaking backgrounds.

Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade - Heavy Fabrication
The heavy fabrication stream of Melbourne Polytechnic’s Certificate III in Engineering is an apprenticeship course that will see you master all heavy fabrication techniques. This is an apprenticeship that will equip you with skills to apply straight to the job.

Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade - Light Fabrication
The Light Fabrication stream of Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate III in Engineering is an apprenticeship course that will see you master sheet metal working techniques that you can apply straight to the job.

Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade
Melbourne Polytechnic’s Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade is a specialised trade undertaken as part of an apprenticeship while working in the challenging engineering industry.

Certificate III in Horticulture
Nurture your interest in all things green with a Certificate III in Horticulture. A flourishing and rewarding career is bound to follow.

Certificate III in Joinery
Connect to Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate III in Joinery 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.

Certificate III in Landscape Construction - Non-Apprenticeship
The non-apprenticeship stream of our Certificate III in Landscape Construction will help build and grow your future. Take your career to the great outdoors by creating serene spaces of gardening bliss, and build your skills in the landscaping or horticulture industry.

Certificate III in Parks and Gardens - Non-Apprenticeship
Become a qualified Horticulturalist with our Certificate III in Parks and Gardens - Non-apprentice stream. This course is suitable for those who want to begin or change careers and for students already working in the Horticulture industry.

Certificate III in Parks and Gardens - Apprenticeship
Become a qualified Horticulturalist in with our Certificate III in Parks and Gardens - Apprenticeship stream. This course is for Apprentices already learning and working in the Horticulture industry.

Certificate III in Production Nursery
Designed in consultation with leading industry partners, our Certificate III in Production Nursery - Apprenticeship will give you the skills to kick start your career in this thriving, energetic trade. Be responsible for the cultivation, preparation and nutritional requirements of plants in a wholesale environment.

Certificate III in Retail Nursery - Apprenticeship and Non-Apprenticeship
What kinds of gardens would you create? Learn the skills you need to work in a retail nursery environment. You might like to own and operate your own nursery.

Certificate III in Shopfitting
Build a career as a qualified shopfitter and combine your love of construction with Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate III in Shopfitting. Work on major infrastructure projects with your apprenticeship. If you are a ‘hands on’ person and like to see the solid end result of your work, then the shopfitting industry is for you.

Certificate III in Spoken and Written English - Foundation Studies Department - AMEP - SEE - VTG
Are you a newly arrived migrant or refugee looking to get ahead in Australia? Our Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) Certificate III in Spoken and Written English will help you with your employment options.

Certificate III in Sports Turf Management - Apprenticeship
Your specialist career starts here with our Certificate III in Sports Turf Management. Use your eye for excellence in the world of sports, and your interest in horticulture and facilities management to excel in your career of Sports Turf Management. Give yourself the opportunity to manage some of the biggest and best sporting grounds around the country and abroad.

Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study)
Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate IV in English as an Additional Language (EAL) (Further Study) is designed to teach adults from non-English speaking backgrounds the advanced English language skills needed to succeed in further education.

Certificate IV in Engineering - Fabrication
Already working in the metal trades and want to go to the next level? Melbourne Polytechnic's post-trade Certificate IV in Engineering - Fabrication will enhance your existing skills and knowledge through three fabrications streams: light, heavy and welding.

Certificate IV in Landscape Design
The Certificate IV in Landscape Design is committed to plotting your landscape future. Take the next important step in a landscape construction or horticulture career and advance your skills with a focus on costing and design.

Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate) - Full Licence Program
The Real Estate program is the remaining 21 units to obtain your full licence. This is after you have undertaken the Agent’s Representative Course and been employed for 12 months in industry.

Diploma of Agronomy
Be at the forefront of farming knowledge! Melbourne Polytechnic’s Diploma of Agronomy teaches specialised, professional skills and knowledge designed specifically for farm application. On completion, you will be well equipped to guide decisions about crops, pasture, and chemical and fertiliser application.

Diploma of Landscape Design
Our Diploma of Landscape Design is a step forward in building and plotting your landscape future. Build on your Certificate IV in Landscape Design and become a qualified landscape construction or horticulture professional. Advance your skills with a focus on design.

Diploma of Parks and Gardens Management
Nurture your interest in all things green by a gaining our highly sought qualification, the Diploma of Parks and Gardens Management. This course reflects the role of those who manage private parks and gardens or personnel working in local government as park managers.

English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS)
Melbourne Polytechnic offers the English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) at all levels from beginner to advanced (English for Academic Purposes). Studies concentrate on speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Enrol with us and learn practical English for work, study and everyday situations and get off to a great start in your career and life!

VCAL (Foundation)
Achieve your Senior School Certificate with Melbourne Polytechnic. The Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) Foundation course will give you the basic literacy and numeracy skills needed for you to go onto further education, training or employment.

VCAL (Intermediate)
The VCAL Intermediate program will give you supported training in literacy, numeracy and communication skills, preparing you for further study, pre-apprenticeships, apprenticeships or employment.

VCAL (Senior)
Melbourne Polytechnic’s Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) Senior Course will give you the literacy and numeracy skills needed to assist you to get into mainstream study, education or employment.

Course in EAL - Foundation Studies
Melbourne Polytechnic’s Course in English as an Additional Language (EAL) is designed to teach basic English language skills to adults from non-English speaking backgrounds.

VCAL EAL YAMEC
Melbourne Polytechnic's Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) English as an Additional Language (EAL) Young Adult Migrant Education Courses (YAMEC) offers the perfect program for you if you’re new to Australia, aged between 15 and 26, from a non-English speaking background, and have had disrupted, or incomplete education but can write and speak English.

Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English - YAMEC (Young Adult Migrant Education Courses)
Are you a newly arrived migrant or refuge looking to learn the very basics of English? We have the perfect course to advance your language skills and help you to settle into Australian life.

Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English - Foundation Studies Department - AMEP - SEE - VTG
Melbourne Polytechnic's Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English provides newly-arrived migrants and refugees the opportunity to learn the very basics of the English Language and will assist in settling in to life in Australia. The course is designed to help advance into further levels of English language education or training, and is customised to meet individual learning needs