Training and Courses

We run many courses through our Skills Centre, online and blended. Some short courses may be run in your workplace. RTO NO. 90179

Pre-apprenticeship courses

HVTC Hunter and Illawarra are seeking expressions of interest from young people wishing to complete a pre-apprenticeship course. The following are currently scheduled:

  • Multi-trade, Hunter - commencing 20 October, approx. 9 weeks study plus work placement - commences this week so call now to enrol!
  • Electrical, Hunter - commencing 30 October, approx. 6 weeks study plus work placement - limited places available so contact us as soon as you can.

These courses are an ideal starting point for those who believe they would like to complete a full-time trade apprenticeship. No administration fee will apply to participants under these programs. For more information, or to apply, please visit our Vacancies page.

Upcoming short courses

Elevating Work Platform (EWP), Forklift and White Card courses take place at the HVTC Skills Centre, 30 Spitfire Place Rutherford NSW 2320.

Please phone 02 4932 4184 to confirm upcoming course dates. Courses are subject to minimum enrolment numbers.

TLILIC2005 - Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 meters or more)

TLILIC2001 - Licence to operate a forklift truck

CPCCOHS1001A - Work safely in the construction industry (White Card)

Online courses

BSB30415 - Certificate III in Business Administration

BSB20115 - Certificate II in Business

BSB30115 - Certificate III in Business

BSB40215 - Certificate IV in Business

BSB42015 - Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

BSB51915 - Diploma in Leadership and Management

BSB20215 - Certificate II in Customer Engagement

BSB30215 - Certificate III in Customer Engagement

Other courses available

UEE30811 - Certificate III Electrotechnology, Electrician

MEM30205 - Certificate III Engineering, Mechanical Trade

MEM30305 - Certificate III Engineering, Fabrication Trade

UEENEEP013A - Low voltage disconnect reconnect


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