You can study with Careers Australia while you are still at school through our VET in Schools program. Take a look at our VET In Schools website for more information.
The majority of our courses have a minimum enrolment age of 16 years – however this varies from course to course. Call us on 1300 887 696 for information about specific courses.
Your fees structure depends on your funding type. If you are accessing VET-FEE HELP, your fees are paid by the Commonwealth Government as a loan, and you pay them back when your income reaches the repayment threshold.
No – your fees are due at census dates throughout your course. For more information about fees and census dates, contact us on 1300 887 696.
Careers Australia is committed to make sure you graduate job ready. Our Job Ready program teaches you interview skills, how to write your CV, and gives you workplace hints and tips. We are also partnered with leading recruitment agencies to help smooth your transition to full time employment.
You can enrol online for many of our popular courses, so keep an eye out for the "ENROL NOW" button around our site. You can also submit a quick online enquiry, or give us a call on 1300 887 696 and one of our friendly Careers Consultants will be happy to help you with your application.
Click here or call us on 1300 887 696 and we can talk you through all our courses, apprenticeships and traineeships.
If you are struggling with any aspect of your course or studies, then the best place to start is with your trainer or teacher. We offer holistic Student Support Services at all of our Campuses, so if your educator can't help you themselves, then they will be able to direct you to someone who can.
If you are unhappy with any aspect of your studies or student experience, then you should try to discuss this with your teacher in private. If the issue involves your teacher, or you aren't comfortable discussing it with them, then you are welcome to reach out to our Student Services or Student Support staff. We hope that your are able to resolve any issues with these campus staff directly, but if all else fails you can lodge a formal complaint. Please check out our Complaints and Appeals process for more information.
Your fees depend on which course you choose. Call us on 1300 887 696 and we can talk you through your fees.
Our educators and admission staff work hard to ensure that you recieve your results as soon as possible. If you have not received any feedback or further information from us within 3 days of completing your Skills Assessment, then please give us a call on 1300 887 696.
Because Australian education is highly regulated by the Government, we have strict guidelines around student fees, tuition assurance and refunds. Check out our Policies and Procedures for more information, or feel free to call us directly on 1300 887 696.
You can speak with one of our careers advisors on 1300 887 696 who will help you find out what course will suit you.
Most of our campuses are open between 8:00am and 4:30pm local time. Locations which deliver trades training and apprenticeships often open a little earlier, and we keep the doors open later some evenings when we run night classes. Give us a call on 1300 887 696 if you need any more info.
To get started you will need to provide us with some basic information about yourself, such as; A current phone number and email address, and your residential address. You will also need to supply your Tax File number and a copy of your birth certificate, Australian passport or Citizenship certificate to access most sources of Government funding.
There are plenty of places to eat around most of our campuses, but its a good idea to bring some food along for your first day while you get your bearings. All course and class related materials will be supplied when you arrive, so you don't need to worry about much else!
AQF is the Australian Quality Framework. This is your guarantee that Careers Australia programs are accredited and recognised in Australia.
The difference between a Certificate and a Diploma is the level of learning you undertake.
VET FEE-HELP is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government, available to full-fee paying students in approved courses. Click here for more info.
At Careers Australia, we offer a variety of different study options. You can study on campus, online, in a workplace, as blended delivery (a combination of all the study modes) or FlexLearn.
This should also be outlined in the confirmation of enrolment that we will send you. If you cannot find this correspondence, or you are unsure of any details then please feel free to call us directly on 1300 887 696.
Courses start throughout the year. You won’t have to wait until a new semester – you can start on the next available course. Most online and FlexLearn courses are available to commence immediately.
Timetable information is sent to you when you enrol in your program. You can always get information about room changes or things happening at your campus through the campus Facebook page or on our website.
Careers Australia as 15 campuses across Australia in each state. Have a look here or on page 11 of our course guide for more information.
Please call 1300 887 696 and follow the voice prompts, so we can direct you to your local campus - or call them directly if you have their contact details on hand.
Once your application has been approved, our Student Service team will mail or email a formal confirmation of enrolment. This correspondence will confirm the course and intake that you have enrolled into and outline other key information such as the start date, campus address and any applicaple census dates.