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 work integrated learning and placements 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 4 January 2022

Monday 10 January 2022

February Intake

Monday 7 February 2022

Monday 14 February 2022

March Intake

Monday 28 February 2022

Monday 7 March 2022

April Intake

Tuesday 4 April 2022

Monday 11 April 2022

May Intake

Monday 2 May 2022

Monday 9 May 2022

June Intake

Monday 6 June 2022

Monday 13 June 2022

July Intake

Monday 4 July 2022

Monday 11 July 2022

August Intake

Monday 1 August 2022

Monday 8 August 2022

September Intake

Monday 5 September 2022

Monday 12 September 2022

October Intake

Monday 3 October 2022

Monday 10 October 2022

November Intake

Monday 31 October 2022

Monday 7 November 2022

December Intake

Monday 5 December 2022

Monday 12 December 2022