Trade Taster Program

Important Info

VCAL and Year 10 students only

This course is offered externally. Please refer to the information below for details.

Delivery and Cost Details

Note: this is subject to change

The course is offered at Chisholm Dandenong on Tuesdays and is particularly suited to students who are either: in Year 10 and unsure of their future pathway, students with special needs, students from a non English speaking background or Year 12 students who have commenced VCAL in their final year.

As can be seen from the two programs offered below, students are able to sample four different VET courses in one year. Details of each program are as follows:

CIRCLE TASTER PROGRAM 1
SEMESTER 1
SEMESTER 2
Hair/Beauty
Hospitality/Patisserie
CIRCLE TASTER PROGRAM 2
SEMESTER 1
SEMESTER 2
Carpentry/Furniture Making
Engineering/Electrotechnology

At the time of publication, VETiS Materials Charges have not been determined. A materials fee of $220 will be required to be paid on course counselling day. Once materials fees are known, parents will either be reimbursed if overcharged or invoiced for outstanding fees.

Possible Career/Further Study Pathways

Completion of this course may lead to further study at TAFE or other tertiary institutes.

Work Placement Requirements

Determined in consultation with teacher & the RTO.

Special comments about delivery of the program

This course is not intended for VCE students and does not contribute units of study towards a VCE program or therefore an ATAR calculation.

This course does satisfy the minimum VET requirements for any VCAL Certificate.