How to Apply

Steps to apply:

  1. Click the Course Options tile and select your desired course
  2. Click the How to Apply button on the course page followed by Apply Now
  3. Select the Start TAFE Now applicant tile
  4. Register for a new student ID or login with your current ID
  5. Continue through the Start TAFE Now Application portal to submit your application
  6. Attach your signed Start Now Study Authorisation Form
  7. If you are applying for ACM20121 you must also attach the completed Vocational Placement Agreement Form (refer to entry requirements information on the course page)
  8. Complete your Basic Key Skills Builder (BKSB). The BKSB is a Maths and English competency test.

Download Start TAFE Now (STN) How to Apply Guide

What to expect after applying

After submitting your application, you will receive the following emails:

  • Application acknowledgment
  • Request to complete BKSB
  • Outcome of your application.

If your application is successful you will also receive a welcome email with the confirmation of your enrolment and STN resources.

Your application will not be assessed until complete in full with all supporting documentation and completion of BKSB.

Application Dates




January Intake

Monday 3 January 2023

Monday 9 Jan 2023

February Intake

Monday 30 February 2023

Monday 6 February 2023

March Intake

Monday 27 February 2023

Monday 6 March 2023

April Intake

Tuesday 3 April 2023

Monday 10 April 2023

May Intake

Monday 1 May 2023

Monday 8 May 2023

June Intake

Monday 5 June 2023

Monday 12 June 2023

July Intake

Monday 3 July 2023

Monday 10 July 2023

August Intake

Monday 31 July 2023

Monday 7 August 2023

September Intake

Monday 4 September 2023

Monday 11 September 2023

October Intake

Monday 2 October 2023

Monday 9 October 2023

November Intake

Monday 30 October 2023

Monday 6 November 2023

December Intake

Monday 5 December 2023

Monday 11 December 2023