Free TAFE courses

Get the skills you need to land a job that's in demand by Victorian Employers.

More than ever, the skills we need to build our region and our state are learned at TAFE. The Free TAFE for Priority Courses reduce the financial barrier for students wanting to train in courses that lead to jobs in demand from Victorian employers. Students can train in courses that can lead to jobs in demand from Victorian employers.

Free TAFE for Priority Courses covers tuition fees for priority courses for students who are eligible for government-subsidised training. From January 2022, Free TAFE will expand to offer more than 60 courses, helping to address Victoria’s skills and training needs for its future.  

Free TAFE courses lead to occupations in industries where there are likely to be more jobs and possibilities for career progression into the future. 

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What was your primary reason for studying this course?

Listen to the experiences of our Free TAFE students at SuniTAFE as they share their main motivations for enrolling in a free TAFE course. Reasons range from seeking a career change due to personal circumstances, reskilling after COVID-related job losses, or pursuing an area of passion and interest.

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What have you enjoyed most about your course?

Discover what our Free TAFE students enjoyed most about their course experience, including the flexibility it offered, the supportive guidance from teachers, the opportunity to connect with diverse individuals, and the sense of achievement they felt.

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How has SuniTAFE helped you achieve your goals?

Learn how SuniTAFE's Free TAFE program has assisted students in accomplishing their objectives, such as securing employment in a new field and providing guidance on various course options to help them choose the right path for their career aspirations.

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News & Updates

SuniTAFE Training for the Jobs the Region Needs Most

The Victorian Skills Plan for 2023 into 2024 shows that SuniTAFE is providing training for the industries that the Mallee will need most by 2026.  Read more

SuniTAFE Makes its Mark on Werrimull

SuniTAFE Diploma of Graphic Design (CUA50720) students painted grain bins in Werrimull earlier this month, in preparation for the upcoming Werrimull Oktoberfest event. Read more

Sunraysia Institute of TAFE secures $1.9 million

Sunraysia Institute of TAFE has secured $1.9 million to be used towards its ‘Protective Cropping – Building an Industry Workforce’ project. Read more

Course in Identifying and Responding to Family Violence Risk (22510VIC)

This course is designed for professionals who may be required to provide an initial response to victims of family violence but do not have this as a core function to their work role.  Read more

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