Advantages of studying VET
VET Gives National Qualifications and Skills
Upon successful completion of the program, students are awarded a nationally accredited vocational training certificate.
VET qualifications are TAFE certificates allowing students credits towards higher TAFE qualifications.
VET Increase Students’ Learning Potential
Broadens VCE/ VCAL options.
Develops the student's capacity to make decisions and solve problems.
Helps students to gain confidence and improve communication and interpersonal skills through learning in an adult environment.
VET provides access to a range of different technologies used in further education at TAFE, in universities and in the workplace.
Matches student interest and career directions through the provision of strong pathways.
VET Prepares Students for the Workforce
Expands post school opportunities.
Provides the opportunity to trial a career. Helps students explore possible areas of interest, which promotes further study and work choices.
Allows students to develop strong links with industry and local community employers. Students may be offered part time or casual work.
Improves employment prospects.
Helps students gain knowledge of employer's expectations and real working conditions.
Develops student’s capacity for co-operation, teamwork and leadership skill development.
Assists the transition from school to work.