Vocational Education and Training (VET)


Vocational Education and Training supports the delivery of Nationally Recognised Certificate courses and assists students to prepare for the world of work. Our work begins in Year 7 with career education, where we help students to explore job opportunities and identify their strengths and interests and develop career pathways. Year 11 and 12, student complete certificate courses at school, TAFE or whilst completing a school based traineeship. Students attend work experience one day per week to help refine their career pathways and to gain valuable employability skills for their future.

Newton Moore SHS is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO), National Provider Code 50562 and offers a BSB20120 Certificate II in Workplace Skills and SFI20119 Certificate II Aquaculture.

Students can complete qualifications in CHC22015 Certificate II in Community Service, CHC24015 Certificate II Active Volunteering and SIS20115 Certificate II Sports and Recreation. These qualifications are auspiced through IVET RTO Code 40548 and delivered on site at Newton Moore SHS.

Newton Moore SHS students also have the opportunity to attend South Regional TAFE to complete a wide variety of TAFE courses. Please find all offerings in the Student Handbook.

School Based Traineeships

A School Based Trainee is considered a full-time student as well as a part-time employee. At Newton Moore SHS, many students are obtaining a School Based Traineeships where they are paid and receive training for a qualification in a specialised industry while they are still enrolled in school. It is an excellent way to help students build a positive future in many areas of employment.

Career Tools

Career tools can be used to assist parents and students to identify education and career pathways, career planning, and post school options.


Click here to visit Newton Moore Senior High School Careers Website