Short courses

 

Challenger Institute's short courses are an ideal way to give your career a boost and equip you with new skills for employment, self-employment or purely for personal interest and enjoyment.

We offer personal and professional development short courses and corporate and industry short courses all designed to suit your individual needs or the requirements of your employees.

Personal and professional development short courses

A new program of short courses is offered every term, four times a year. Our short courses are an ideal way of giving your career a boost; helping you to acquire new skills to use for employment, self-employment or purely for personal interest and enjoyment.

Corporate and industry short courses

Challenger works closely with employers to develop a range of short courses across different industries, providing the valuable opportunity for participants to gain certification within their chosen industry. Offered throughout the year from different venues, we welcome enquiries to secure places in each of these courses from employers as well as individuals seeking to boost their skills.

Please note: all short courses are run subject to reaching minimum numbers. Read our Enrolment Terms and Conditions.

Art and Craft
Code Title
0512 Abstract Painting
08404 Calligraphy With Gaye Godfrey
Guitar (For Beginners)
08601 Interior Design & Decorating with Jo Lively
0512 Jewellery: Mixed Media and Found Objects
0512 Jewellery: Up-cycled Recycled
08409 Metal Sculpture: Come & Try
0512 Painting with Balga Resin
0512 Relief Printmaking Techniques
0512 Silkscreen with Stencils
08427 Upholstery with John Hall
Automotive
Code Title
Automotive Airconditioning System
08604 Motorcycle Maintenance
Beauty
Code Title
S778 Certificate II in Nail Technology
S777 Certificate II in Retail, Makeup and Skincare
08515 Eyelash Extension Workshop
09894 Spray Tanning Workshop
S779 Waxing, Tinting and Lash Perming
Business
Code Title
08383 Medical Reception (Inc. Computerised Training)
08384 MYOB: Essentials
08385 Starting Your Own Small Business
Computing
Code Title
08450 Computing for Total Novices
08473 Computing: Intermediate with MS2010
08468 Computing: Introduction with MS2010
08362 MS Excel 2010: Intermediate
08361 MS Excel 2010: Introduction
Construction
Code Title
1623 Backflow Prevention Course
Business Units for Course 1623 Plumbing Contractors Licence
Certificate III in Plumbing (Migrant Gap Training Course)
1788 Electrical Trade License Course WA
Electrical Trades Competency Training Single Phase (Test & Tag PAT & RCD)
Migrant Plumbing Hand Skills Assessment
J497 Plumbing Contractors Licence (Water Supply, Sanitary & Drainage)
0512 PVC Pipe Handling and Installation
Digital Media and Photography
Code Title
08428 Digital Cameras: Getting to Know Your Camera for Total Novices
F89446 Digital Photography: Advanced Creative Techniques
09337 Digital Photography: Menus, Controlling & Downloading
Engineering
Code Title
Coded Welding
Connector & Conductor Certification (IFPS)
Hydraulics 1
Industrial Hydraulic Mechanic (IHM) Certification
Pneumatics 1
Welding Supervisor and Inspector Technology Training
Food and Beverage
Code Title
J428 Bar and Service of Drinks
8499 Breadmaking: Authentic Sourdoughs
08397 Cake Decorating: Cup Cakes - Come & Try
Cake Decorating: For Novelty Cakes - Come & Try
08621 Cooking: Vietnamese
WF636 Prepare and Serve Espresso Coffee
WF779 Use Hygienic Practices for Food Safety
Health, Fitness and Lifestyle
Code Title
Diploma of Reflexology
Manual Lymph Drainage - Full Body Sequence
Manual Lymph Drainage - Redirection Therapy
Pregnancy Massage Workshop
Stone Therapy Massage
Horticulture, Garden, Aquaponics and Floristry
Code Title
08591 EHB European House Borer (Online)
08253 Floristry: A New Beginning in Christmas Designs
08645 Floristry: Advanced Floristry Refresher Course
08630 Hydroponics: Introduction for home owners
D6652 Operate and Maintain Chainsaws
D473 Residential Turf Management
D7124 D6759 D6760 D7092 SMARTtrain Chemical Application Course (Level 3)
SMARTtrain Chemical Risk Management (Level 4)
D454 Waterwise School Gardener Training
Languages and Presentation
Code Title
08597 AUSLAN (A)
08598 AUSLAN (B)
08411 Chinese Mandarin (Level 1)
08432 Creative Writing: Beyond the Words (Level 2)
08413 French (Level 1)
08414 French (Level 2)
08415 German (Level 1)
08417 Indonesian (Level 1)
08419 Italian (Level 1)
08420 Italian (Level 2)
Public Speaking and Presentation Skills for Aboriginal People
08421 Spanish (Level 1)
08422 Spanish (Level 2)
08423 Spanish (Level 3)
08424 Spanish (Level 4)
Maritime
Code Title
S5434 Advanced Fire Fighting
S5409 Bridge Resource Management / BRM / MRM
STCW95 Certificate of Safety Training (STCW95)
Combined Tanker Safety (Petroleum, Gas, Chemical)
STCW78 Electronic Chart Display Information System (ECDIS)
S0208 Engineer Revalidation (Marine)
S5435 Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting
S5394 GMDSS
S0335 GMDSS Revalidation
S0151 Marine Satellite Communication Endorsement (SATCOM)
STCW95 Masters Deck Officer Revalidation
S5433 Medical Care for Shipmasters
S5402 Medical First Aid
S5428 Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities
S5398 Personal Survival Techniques
S5403 Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (Other Than Fast Rescue Boats)
Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Operation
Security Awareness Training
Security Officer: Company Security & Ship
Security Officer: Port/Offshore Facility
Work Health and Safety (WHS)
Code Title
08588 Safety and Health Representatives Introductory Training
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