TasTAFE is a Tasmanian tertiary VET provider run by the Tasmanian State Government. The main campuses are located in Hobart, Warrane, Claremont, Glenorchy, Launceston, Alanvale, Devonport and Burnie. It’s the largest public provider of vocational education and training in Tasmania, and is governed by an independent Statutory Board consisting of up to seven members appointed by the Minister for Education and Training.
TasTAFE’s purpose is to lead the development of Tasmania’s skilled workforce. Each year they have around 20,000 enrolments. They offer more than 200 nationally accredited and industry-endorsed qualifications ranging from Certificate I to Advanced Diploma level, as well as short courses and skill sets across more than 30 industry areas.
TasTAFE has a modern network of campuses and contemporary training facilities, and experienced teachers with a range of flexible study options and support services.
With a focus on education and training for job-readiness and employment outcomes, TasTAFE stays connected with business and industry in Tasmania, and works hard to ensure the vocational education and training students receive is industry-relevant and provides real industry skills that are highly valued by employers.
TasTAFE believes very strongly in their values and strives to deliver training that prepares students to take up employment for the first time, gain a promotion or change career, as well as meet industry demand and enable Tasmanians to gain the skills and qualifications they need for the state’s workforce and the community to succeed and prosper.
TasTAFE have over 200 courses on offer and provide training on campus, in the workplace, in the community and online.
Some courses may require up to three years of study, others are for 6 months from Certificate I to Advanced Diplomas.
Arts and Design
Building & Construction Trades
Business & ICT
Early Childhood, Education & Foundation Skills
Hair & Beauty
Health & Community Services
Plumbing & Electrical
Primary Industries, Horticulture & Environment
Science & Engineering
Tourism, Hospitality & Food