Pathways to Further Study

About the Course

This course provides a pathway to a recognised tertiary entry qualification and
foundation skills for further study at Certificate 4 level.

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Qualification Certificate III
National Code 10223NAT
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

Certificate II or equivalent skills and knowledge.

Further Study

Career Opportunities

Successful completion of this qualification can lead to the Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation which is the equivalent of an HSC and may lead to university entry or a wide a variety of Diploma level vocational courses at TAFE.

This course articulates into the Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation.

Depending on the units completed, this course:
- may satisfy pre-requisite requirements for further study at tertiary level
- will provide skills and knowledge for vocational study at Certificate IV

This course provides opportunities for employment requiring a Certificate III

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?

TAFE Western Connect

  Starts Anytime

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 10223NAT-01V02-18WCN-023

TAFE Western Connect

How will I study?

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

This course is delivered Online

Class attendance is Part time

This course is offered online with tutorials available in some colleges and via Video Conferencing.

Course length: 18 hours per week for 18 Weeks

What will I pay?

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $TBA

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 13 1601