TasTAFE is the largest Registered Training Organisation (RTO) in Tasmania and one of the 10 largest RTOs in Australia. Owned by the Tasmanian Government, TasTAFE offers a wide range of nationally recognised qualifications, from certificate III to advanced diploma level, to local and international students.
TasTAFE delivers training that focuses on teaching students the knowledge and skills required for specific industry workplaces. Learning in a vocational training environment will give you the opportunity to obtain practical experience from your studies, explore your desired industry, gain familiarity of workplace environments and develop employability skills.
Training is delivered by industry-qualified teachers. This means that they have the experience and knowledge to teach you the skills you need for your chosen career.
A qualification from TasTAFE will provide you with the practical workplace knowledge and skills that are in demand in industries across the world. If you are also seeking a university qualification, the successful completion of your TAFE education may provide you with advanced standing into university degrees across Australia. TasTAFE offers Diploma + Degree pathways to the University of Tasmania, which provide graduates with both a TasTAFE qualification and a university degree.
Vocational education is, by nature, very practical and hands-on. You will learn the necessary theory and how to apply this in real-life situations. Most TasTAFE courses also provide industry work experience placements where you can apply your learning in a genuine work environment. For example, students studying hospitality will gain experience in TasTAFE's hospitality outlets and complete placements in local restaurants, caf
TasTAFE offers a wide range of nationally recognised qualifications from certificate III to advanced diploma level in the following subject areas:
We look forward to welcoming you to our stunning and unique island, and helping you achieve your study goals at TasTAFE.
TasTAFE campuses have dedicated student advisers to support you throughout your studies. The student advisers will provide you with advice on settling into Tasmania, manage your orientation and be the first point of contact if you ever have any questions.
Other student support services offered by TasTAFE include: