Vocational Education

Student Visa 500

Certificate II
Certificate III
Certificate IV Foundation
Advanced Diploma

Commencement Dates

Usually starts in February and/or July.  Some institutions have three semesters per year.
Check dates with your institution.


Average duration
Certificate                           6 months
Diploma                               1 year
Advance Diploma             2 years

Best Dates for Application Deadlines

Must allow at least 1-2 months for course application process
Must allow at least 3 months for visa application process


Academic            High School Certificate (HSC)
English             Check with education provider
To look for institutions that are authorised to teach vocational education courses in Australia, click in our DIRECTORIES section   https://www.mystudentguide.net/directory/