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PSP30116 Certificate III in Government (Response and Operational Services)

National ID: PSP30116 | State ID: AB75

Be prepared

This exciting new course is designed to give you skills that will help equip you for training and career pathways in a broad range of public service roles, with a focus on emergency and response services.

While this Certificate III course does not provide a direct pathway into employment in the emergency or response services, the topics included in the program will help prepare you to apply for roles within emergency services such as the Police Force, roles with the Australian Defence Force or Border Force for example.

You'll cover essential areas such as teamwork and leadershipcommunication skillspublic service legislationdiversity and valuesphysical fitness and career planning.  

You'll have access to learning support to help improve your literacy or numeracy skills and to NMT's gym facilities at our Northbridge and Joondalup campuses while you study.

Gain these skills

  • Ability to use a wide range of communication styles to suit different audiences and purposes
  • Work effectively within a team environment in an organisational structure 
  • Identify career goals and options for pathways into the various operational services
  • Improve own physical wellbeing whilst assisting to coordinate activities for others 
  • How to use ICT applications and media tools to establish social networks within the working environment

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Security officer, Border Protection officer, Police officer, Emergency services (Fire, Ambulance), Defence forces, and General public service roles.

Further Study Option(s)

Graduates of this course may look at further study options at Diploma level.

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) One semester No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Page last updated October 14, 2021