South Metropolitan TAFE is the preferred choice of more than 53,000 students each year. South Metropolitan TAFE is committed to adapting to the changing education and training environment in order to deliver the most relevant and in-demand vocational education options.
By maintaining strong relationships with community, government and industry groups, South Metropolitan TAFE ensures that its students have access to education that addresses specific industry needs and provides excellent employment opportunities. South Metropolitan TAFE operates under the national regulatory framework; the Standards for Registered Training Organisations 2015, therefore ensuring you can be confident that all training is delivered at a consistently high standard and that your qualification will be nationally recognised.
South Metropolitan TAFE has a long and proud history of providing innovative and responsive education and training programs and services which continue to meet the aspirations of individuals, enterprises, communities and governments.
South Metropolitan TAFE is the only Western Australian training provider with responsibility for servicing both urban and regional communities delivering programs across a wide variety of training areas including:
- Aboriginal programs
- Access, English & Languages
- Animals & Horticulture
- Building Construction & Furniture
- Business & Finance
- Community, Children & Education
- Creative Fashion & Design
- Electrical, Electronics & Telecommunications
- Engineering, Metals & Mining
- Foundation and cultural studies
- Health, Nursing, Sport, Fitness and Occupational Health & Safety
- Hospitality & Food Trades
- Information Technology
- Maritime Studies
- Refrigeration, Plumbing & Gas
- Science & Laboratory Technology
South Metropolitan TAFE is aligned to industry needs and works closely with community and business partners to build a skilled and productive workforce and to fill labour shortages.
South Metropolitan TAFE delivers training in the workplace and offers workforce development solutions across a range of industries. The success of these services is based on fostering strong relationships. Ongoing consultation with Industry Advisory Groups actively informs the planning, design and delivery of South Metropolitan TAFE’s vocational education and training programs.
South Metropolitan TAFE provides commercial training and research services to nine countries: Chile, East Timor, India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Mauritius, Papua New Guinea, Singapore and United Arab Emirates, and has a partnering agreements with training institutes in China.