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Certificate III in Career Advancement

Career Area:Education for careers and further study National Code:10585NAT
Certificate III in Career AdvancementThis course is intended to provide participants with the following general education outcomes:

- enterprise and employability skills to retrain or enter the workforce
- communication skills for accessing and maintaining employment
- technological skills to use new and emerging forms of technology
- learning skills for further education and training
- access to enhanced employment opportunities and career choices as well as skills and knowledge to access further education in a range of vocational qualifications
- skills and knowledge associated with Aboriginal communities and people.

Entry Requirements

There are no essential entry requirements for this course.

Entrants benefit from language and literacy levels of at least ACSF 3 and which are sufficient to interpret increasingly complex and unfamiliar documents, analyse texts and prepare written communications.

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Gosford Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Units of Competency Important Information
Various
Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225

17GOS-999

Classes will be advised. The 2017 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification Fee is $610.00
Second Qualification Fee is $610.00

The Concession Fee is $80.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW – Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
  • CADCAP303 - Examine strategies to increase lifestyle sustainability
  • CADCOM301 - Apply inclusive communication skills
  • CADCOM302 - Apply a range of negotiation skills
  • CADCOM303 - Conduct an interview
  • CADCOM304 - Examine persuasive techniques in the media
  • FSKLRG14 - Manage strategies for career progression
  • FSKLRG15 - Manage own work-related learning
  • FSKNUM21 - Apply an expanding range of mathematical calculations for work
  • FSKNUM22 - Use and apply ratios, rates and proportions for work
  • FSKNUM23 - Estimate, measure and calculate measurements for work
  • FSKNUM27 - Collect, organise and interpret statistical data for work
  • FSKNUM30 - Use common functions of a scientific calculator for work
  • FSKOCM10 - Use oral communication skills for complex workplace presentations
  • FSKRDG11 - Read and respond to complex workplace information
  • ICTICT106 - Operate presentation packages
  • IPRLRN301 - Conduct a research project
Enquire Now
Gosford Campus campus
Semester: Semester Various,
Study Options: , , weeks
How to Enrol: Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225
Proposed Timetable: Classes will be advised.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: The 2017 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification Fee is $610.00
Second Qualification Fee is $610.00

The Concession Fee is $80.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW – Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.

Units of Competency:

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
  • CADCAP303 - Examine strategies to increase lifestyle sustainability
  • CADCOM301 - Apply inclusive communication skills
  • CADCOM302 - Apply a range of negotiation skills
  • CADCOM303 - Conduct an interview
  • CADCOM304 - Examine persuasive techniques in the media
  • FSKLRG14 - Manage strategies for career progression
  • FSKLRG15 - Manage own work-related learning
  • FSKNUM21 - Apply an expanding range of mathematical calculations for work
  • FSKNUM22 - Use and apply ratios, rates and proportions for work
  • FSKNUM23 - Estimate, measure and calculate measurements for work
  • FSKNUM27 - Collect, organise and interpret statistical data for work
  • FSKNUM30 - Use common functions of a scientific calculator for work
  • FSKOCM10 - Use oral communication skills for complex workplace presentations
  • FSKRDG11 - Read and respond to complex workplace information
  • ICTICT106 - Operate presentation packages
  • IPRLRN301 - Conduct a research project
Important Information:

Maitland Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Units of Competency Important Information
01-01-2017
for 52 weeks
Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225

17MAI-999

Classes will be advised. The 2017 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification Fee is $610.00
Second Qualification Fee is $610.00

The Concession Fee is $80.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW – Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
  • CADCAP303 - Examine strategies to increase lifestyle sustainability
  • CADCOM301 - Apply inclusive communication skills
  • CADCOM302 - Apply a range of negotiation skills
  • CADCOM303 - Conduct an interview
  • CADCOM304 - Examine persuasive techniques in the media
  • FSKLRG14 - Manage strategies for career progression
  • FSKLRG15 - Manage own work-related learning
  • FSKNUM21 - Apply an expanding range of mathematical calculations for work
  • FSKNUM22 - Use and apply ratios, rates and proportions for work
  • FSKNUM23 - Estimate, measure and calculate measurements for work
  • FSKNUM27 - Collect, organise and interpret statistical data for work
  • FSKNUM30 - Use common functions of a scientific calculator for work
  • FSKOCM10 - Use oral communication skills for complex workplace presentations
  • FSKRDG11 - Read and respond to complex workplace information
  • ICTICT106 - Operate presentation packages
  • IPRLRN301 - Conduct a research project
Enquire Now
Maitland Campus campus
Semester: Semester 01-01-2017,
Study Options: , , weeks
How to Enrol: Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225
Proposed Timetable: Classes will be advised.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: The 2017 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification Fee is $610.00
Second Qualification Fee is $610.00

The Concession Fee is $80.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW – Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.
Units of Competency:

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
  • CADCAP303 - Examine strategies to increase lifestyle sustainability
  • CADCOM301 - Apply inclusive communication skills
  • CADCOM302 - Apply a range of negotiation skills
  • CADCOM303 - Conduct an interview
  • CADCOM304 - Examine persuasive techniques in the media
  • FSKLRG14 - Manage strategies for career progression
  • FSKLRG15 - Manage own work-related learning
  • FSKNUM21 - Apply an expanding range of mathematical calculations for work
  • FSKNUM22 - Use and apply ratios, rates and proportions for work
  • FSKNUM23 - Estimate, measure and calculate measurements for work
  • FSKNUM27 - Collect, organise and interpret statistical data for work
  • FSKNUM30 - Use common functions of a scientific calculator for work
  • FSKOCM10 - Use oral communication skills for complex workplace presentations
  • FSKRDG11 - Read and respond to complex workplace information
  • ICTICT106 - Operate presentation packages
  • IPRLRN301 - Conduct a research project
Important Information:

Newcastle Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Units of Competency Important Information
01-01-2017
for 52 weeks
Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225

17NEW-999

Classes will be advised. The 2017 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification Fee is $610.00
Second Qualification Fee is $610.00

The Concession Fee is $80.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW – Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
  • CADCAP303 - Examine strategies to increase lifestyle sustainability
  • CADCOM301 - Apply inclusive communication skills
  • CADCOM302 - Apply a range of negotiation skills
  • CADCOM303 - Conduct an interview
  • CADCOM304 - Examine persuasive techniques in the media
  • FSKLRG14 - Manage strategies for career progression
  • FSKLRG15 - Manage own work-related learning
  • FSKNUM21 - Apply an expanding range of mathematical calculations for work
  • FSKNUM22 - Use and apply ratios, rates and proportions for work
  • FSKNUM23 - Estimate, measure and calculate measurements for work
  • FSKNUM27 - Collect, organise and interpret statistical data for work
  • FSKNUM30 - Use common functions of a scientific calculator for work
  • FSKOCM10 - Use oral communication skills for complex workplace presentations
  • FSKRDG11 - Read and respond to complex workplace information
  • ICTICT106 - Operate presentation packages
  • IPRLRN301 - Conduct a research project
Enquire Now
Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester 01-01-2017,
Study Options: , , weeks
How to Enrol: Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225

Proposed Timetable: Classes will be advised.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: The 2017 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification Fee is $610.00
Second Qualification Fee is $610.00

The Concession Fee is $80.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW – Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.

Units of Competency:

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
  • CADCAP303 - Examine strategies to increase lifestyle sustainability
  • CADCOM301 - Apply inclusive communication skills
  • CADCOM302 - Apply a range of negotiation skills
  • CADCOM303 - Conduct an interview
  • CADCOM304 - Examine persuasive techniques in the media
  • FSKLRG14 - Manage strategies for career progression
  • FSKLRG15 - Manage own work-related learning
  • FSKNUM21 - Apply an expanding range of mathematical calculations for work
  • FSKNUM22 - Use and apply ratios, rates and proportions for work
  • FSKNUM23 - Estimate, measure and calculate measurements for work
  • FSKNUM27 - Collect, organise and interpret statistical data for work
  • FSKNUM30 - Use common functions of a scientific calculator for work
  • FSKOCM10 - Use oral communication skills for complex workplace presentations
  • FSKRDG11 - Read and respond to complex workplace information
  • ICTICT106 - Operate presentation packages
  • IPRLRN301 - Conduct a research project
Important Information:

Wyong Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Units of Competency Important Information
Various
Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225

17WYO-999

Classes will be advised. The 2017 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification Fee is $610.00
Second Qualification Fee is $610.00

The Concession Fee is $80.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW – Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
  • CADCAP303 - Examine strategies to increase lifestyle sustainability
  • CADCOM301 - Apply inclusive communication skills
  • CADCOM302 - Apply a range of negotiation skills
  • CADCOM303 - Conduct an interview
  • CADCOM304 - Examine persuasive techniques in the media
  • FSKLRG14 - Manage strategies for career progression
  • FSKLRG15 - Manage own work-related learning
  • FSKNUM21 - Apply an expanding range of mathematical calculations for work
  • FSKNUM22 - Use and apply ratios, rates and proportions for work
  • FSKNUM23 - Estimate, measure and calculate measurements for work
  • FSKNUM27 - Collect, organise and interpret statistical data for work
  • FSKNUM30 - Use common functions of a scientific calculator for work
  • FSKOCM10 - Use oral communication skills for complex workplace presentations
  • FSKRDG11 - Read and respond to complex workplace information
  • ICTICT106 - Operate presentation packages
  • IPRLRN301 - Conduct a research project
Enquire Now
Wyong Campus campus
Semester: Semester Various,
Study Options: , , weeks
How to Enrol: Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225
Proposed Timetable: Classes will be advised.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: The 2017 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification Fee is $610.00
Second Qualification Fee is $610.00

The Concession Fee is $80.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW – Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.
Units of Competency:

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
  • CADCAP303 - Examine strategies to increase lifestyle sustainability
  • CADCOM301 - Apply inclusive communication skills
  • CADCOM302 - Apply a range of negotiation skills
  • CADCOM303 - Conduct an interview
  • CADCOM304 - Examine persuasive techniques in the media
  • FSKLRG14 - Manage strategies for career progression
  • FSKLRG15 - Manage own work-related learning
  • FSKNUM21 - Apply an expanding range of mathematical calculations for work
  • FSKNUM22 - Use and apply ratios, rates and proportions for work
  • FSKNUM23 - Estimate, measure and calculate measurements for work
  • FSKNUM27 - Collect, organise and interpret statistical data for work
  • FSKNUM30 - Use common functions of a scientific calculator for work
  • FSKOCM10 - Use oral communication skills for complex workplace presentations
  • FSKRDG11 - Read and respond to complex workplace information
  • ICTICT106 - Operate presentation packages
  • IPRLRN301 - Conduct a research project
Important Information:

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.