14 Camel Lane, Carnarvon Western Australia 6701
(08) 9941 0100 or 1800 672 700
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Carnarvon is a coastal town situated approximately 900 kilometres (560 mi) north of Perth, and 479 km North of Geraldton, Western Australia. Renowned for its banana plantations and stunning landscapes, the town lies at the mouth of the Gascoyne River on the Indian Ocean.
The popular Shark Bay world heritage area lies to the south of the town, and the Ningaloo Reef and the popular tourist town of Exmouth lie to the north. Within Carnarvon is the Mungullah Aboriginal Community. Inland, Carnarvon has strong links with the town of Gascoyne Junction and the Burringurrah Community.
Training is offered in art, hospitality, business and administration, financial services, information technology, general education, conservation and land management, clothing production and printmaking, community services, marine, engineering and more.
Located on the lower level of the building our crèche incorporates both an indoor and outdoor play area. It is supervised and is a safe, happy and comfortable place for your children, aged from 8 weeks old to primary school, to attend while you are in class.
Monday - Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm
During TAFE term
Our computer lab is located on the upper floor of the campus. It is fully equipped with workstations, software and internet access to encourage students to undertake their studies in a welcoming environment.
Equipped with computer facilities to assist students to study and complete courses at their own pace and in their own time.
Parking is available on the street surrounding the campus. There are designated parking bays available for people with disabilities.
Located on the lower level, the common room is a welcoming space for students to recharge and relax during study breaks. It is equipped with a microwave, fridge, and tea/coffee making facilities.
The Carnarvon campus was established in 1988 and delivers approximately forty qualifications to around 600 students each year.
Central Regional TAFE, Carnarvon Campus
14 Camel Lane
Carnarvon WA 6701
Courses available at Carnarvon Campus
AUSCHEM Basic Course Skill Set
Handle chemicals safely
This course is delivered in partnership with AusChem WA and will assist you to manage risks associated with chemical use, to understand your obligations in the areas of duty of care, quality assurance and environmental management.
On a practical level you will learn how to improve your integrated pest management programs, to better choose chemicals for the job and accurate application. This training is essential for all agricultural stakeholders who use chemicals and is designed for people who will be spraying without supervision.
Certificate III in Agriculture
A career that pays off every season.Set yourself up for sustainable success with livestock, crops, machinery operations and more with this detailed and varied course. Practice real skills in various scenarios across multiple operations.
If a life on the land calls to you, now is the time to grab the wheel.
Learn vital skills for a sustainable industry from livestock breeding, health and transportation, to establishing pastures and crop harvesting. Become a qualified operator of machinery such as tractors, skid-steers and front-end loaders and learn best practice for building stock fences and more.
This qualification enables individuals to select a livestock production, cropping or livestock context as a job focus or, in the case of mixed farming enterprises, both cropping and livestock. Individuals with this qualification perform tasks in a variety of contexts, which involve some judgement in selecting equipment and services
Please note: This qualification is in transition, and the course code is subject to change
Basic Welding Skill Set
Learn welding basics
This short course will introduce you to welding, as well as safety and workshop requirements and procedures. Learn how to handle and familiarise yourself with welding equipment over eight 3-hour sessions, without the stress of applying for a whole trade.
Safety wear requirements
Students are required to wear personal protective clothing at all times, including:
- Steel capped safety boots
- Clear safety glasses
- Protective clothing suitable to hot works (long pants, cotton long-sleeved shirt).
Certificate II in Community Services
Open the door to a career in caring for others.A career in community services is exceptionally rewarding. The Certificate II in Community Services provides an introduction to the general field of community services.
Make a difference to people's lives.
This course will introduce you to the community services industry. You'll gain the essential theoretical knowledge and practical skills by completing this qualification.
You'll cover language, literacy and numeracy; further study and job options; study skills as well as communication and computing.
You will gains skills in:
- Information provision and processing
- Administration support
- Group support.
Start on your path to a career in Community Services, Aged Care, Children's Services or Disability Services.
Half price fees apply!
Certificate II in Construction Pathways
Step into the world of construction
Kick start your career in construction with this course as a pathway to the primary trades in the construction industry, with the exception of plumbing. Trade outcomes are predominantly achieved through an Australian Apprenticeship and this qualification allows for inclusion of skills suited for entry to off-site occupations, such as joinery as well as carpentry, bricklaying and other occupations in general construction.
This qualification is designed to introduce learners to the recognised trade callings in the construction industry and provide meaningful credit in a construction industry Australian Apprenticeship.
Drone Technology Skill Set
Learn the essentials of flying drones and capturing images in compliance with regulatory requirements of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and national operating standards. Drones are becoming increasingly popular and used in a variety of industries, including agriculture, 3D construction, search and rescue, surveillance, aerial surveys and mapping.
Learn about aviation laws, flight basics, drone maintenance and techniques to capture images. Once completed you’ll have all the tools to be a safe and knowledgeable recreational drone pilot, and be qualified to fly drones commercially under excluded category RPA. This course is suitable for beginners and all equipment is provided.
Entry into Care Roles Skill Set
Step up and step in to a caring industry.Provide care, create plans, comply with infection control policies and procedures and ensure the safety of all with this timely skill set.
Start your career in the community care industry.
In these unprecedented times, industries need workers to manage infection control while in the direct care of others.
There is increased opportunity for new workers to pick up skills in direct care and progress to an entry level role.
In an era of COVID-19 infection control, gain the skills and knowledge required to provide entry level support and basic client care for a range of roles and purposes within the aged care and disability support sectors.
Health and Safety Representative
This five-day Work Health and Safety (WHS) Representative Course is for anyone who is or is about to become a Work Health and Safety Representative in their organisation.
This course is WorkSafe Western Australia accredited and will provide you with all the information and skills to effectively carry out your role as a 'representative of employees', and as defined under Section 68 of the Act.
The course is specifically designed to achieve the objectives of the Act offering a balanced approach with emphasis on cooperation and consultation and representatives' participation in the development and formulation of safety and health policy and procedures at the workplace.
This course covers:
- how to apply the legislative requirements to the workplace
- how to apply the principles of Risk Management by participating in and conducting a workplace inspection
- how to apply the techniques of accident investigation
- how to assist the employer in the development of accident prevention controls and systems
- how to effectively communicate with the employer and employees on safety and health matters
Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)
Make a difference every day of your working life.When you complete the Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) you'll be on your way to a career helping those that need support due to being further along in life.
This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support.
Half price fees apply!
Certificate III in Retail
Sales, service and so much more.Get ahead of the workforce competition. A qualification in retail will provide you with skills that you can take you into any store or organisation that sells any product.
Launch your career in retail today.
With a Certificate III in retail learn how to engage with customers, maintain daily store operations, understand merchandising and deliver on organisational expectations. Once qualified you will have the skills to perform roles such as frontline sales assistant, customer service representative, shop assistant, retail supervisor, team leader and senior sales assistant.
Certificate III in Rural and Environmental Pest Management
Keep valuable assets pest-free.Begin a career where your skills in identifying and managing pests will be constantly in demand. This qualification could see you working in agriculture, conservation and land management, horticulture and beyond.
Keep our livestock and farming pest-free.
This qualification provides the skills and knowledge required for pest management contractors, pest management field officers, vertebrate pest management field officers and weed management field officers in the pest management industry. This includes those who work in weed management as well as vertebrate pest management in conservation, land management, horticulture and agriculture settings.
Certificate III in School Based Education Support
Support students with additional needs, and assist teachers with creating comfortable and encouraging class environments.
This qualification is nationally recognised, providing you with future job opportunities to gain employment in the education sector. It is aimed at workers who provide assistance and support to teachers and students in a range of educational settings. These may include public, Catholic and independent schools and community education centres.
You will learn how to effectively communicate with students and colleagues, provide support to students in developing their literacy and numeracy skills and learn how to work collaboratively as part of an educational team. As part of this qualification you will undertake supervised work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.
You will gain the following skills:
- Improving literacy and numeracy in classrooms
- Understanding and applying legal and ethical requirements
- Integrating Information Communication Technology (ICT) across the curriculum
- Implementing planned education programs for students with additional needs
- Working effectively with culturally diverse students and staff, and
- Contributing to the safety and health of students.