Frequently asked Questions?
Q. How do I contact the College?
To contact TVET Coordinator Design Centre Enmore call (02) 9394 5728
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Q. What can I expect when I study at TAFE?
TAFE is an adult learning environment
Some courses involve industry visits and work placement
TAFE courses encourage a ‘hands on’ approach.
There are over 250 different types of workshops and specialist learning centres across Sydney Institute.
Q. Does my TVET course contribute units towards my HSC?
All TVET courses count towards your HSC units. However, only SOME courses count towards an ATAR (Australian Tertiary Admission Rank)
Q. Where do I go to class?
TVET classes are usually held at a TAFE college, but sometimes TAFE teachers will come to your school.
Q.When do I have to attend class?
Most classes are held on Tuesday afternoons from 1.30pm to 5.30pm. Some DCE courses are held on Saturday mornings, however this will vary according to the agreement between your school and the TAFE college.
Q. Will I get assistance if I have a disability?
We will organise for you to be interviewed by a Disability Consultant. We’ll work out whether you need assistance with the course you’ve chosen and how that can be provided.
Q. What are the requirements of the TVET course?
TVET courses carry the same requirements as normal school courses. Attendance is mandatory unless prior consent is given. TAFE requirements vary for each individual TVET course and will be clearly explained by the teacher at the start of your course.
Q. Can I do more than one TVET course?
Yes, as long as it fits your HSC program of study and the school confirms.
Q. Do I need to sit an entrance examination?
Typically no, unless it is a high demand course & there is a waiting list. Most courses only require submission of the EOI form.