List of apprenticeships and traineeships

Kick start your trade career with a pre-apprenticeship

A pre-apprenticeship from Bendigo TAFE is a great starting point towards an excellent career as a motor mechanic, builder, electrician, carpenter, fitter and turner or a plumber.

A pre-apprenticeship at Bendigo TAFE is a full-time course that runs for 14-16 weeks. This course will prepare you for a pathway that leads into a full apprenticeship.

Pre-apprenticeships available at Bendigo TAFE

Construction and Industrial 

​​Certificate II in Automotive Studies
Certificate II in Engineering Studies
Certificate II in Building and Construction Certificate II in Plumbing
Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies

Apprenticeships available at Bendigo TAFE

Construction and Industrial​​
​​Certificate III in Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade
Certificate III in Carpentry Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade
Certificate III in Electrical - Machine Repair Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology
Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology
Certificate III in Outdoor Power Equipment Certificate III in Painting and Decorating
Certificate III in Plumbing  


Food and Fibre
​​Certificate III in Landscape Construction Certificate III in Parks and Gardens


Creative Industries​
Certificate III in Hairdressing Certificate III in Hospitality (Commercial Cookery)
Certificate III in Barbering  

Traineeships available at Bendigo TAFE

Construction and Industrial​
Certificate II in Engineering Certificate III in Engineering - Technical​


Health and Community Centre of Excellence ​ ​​
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (HLT45015)​
Certificate III in Dental Assisting Certificate IV in Disability
​​Certificate III in Health Services Assistance Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
Advanced Diploma of Disability CertificateIII in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) (CHC33015)​​


Creative Industries ​ ​
Certificate III in Beauty Services​ Diploma of Beauty Therapy
Certificate III in Hospitality (Restaurant Front of House)​ Diploma of Human Resources Management