Programs for people with an intellectual or learning disability

At North Metropolitan TAFE we can help you achieve your goals through a range of full-time and part-time courses specifically designed for people with an intellectual or learning disability or mental health condition.

These specialty programs include additional support such as:

  • Workplace literacy and numeracy
  • Workplace requirements and job seeking skills
  • Introduction to computing
  • Tutorial support
  • Structured work placement.

We also offer small class sizes, increased contact hours, excellent resources and highly experienced lecturers who work closely with specialist employment agencies.

How to apply

Courses are available in 2021 at either our Joondalup or Leederville campuses. Click on the campus below to see the courses offered there.

Applicants are selected by interview, which may include an academic assessment. You only need to attend one (1) interview, even if you are interested in more than one course.

Applications for Semester 1, 2021 are closed. Applications for Semester 2, 2021 can be submitted here.

Apply now for Disability Programs

Note You will need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) before you can enrol in any course at North Metropolitan TAFE. A USI is free and available from the following Government website,

Course Information

See our Disability Programs Overview [flyer] (207 KB) (PDF document) for a summary of all the courses being run at Joondalup and Leederville campuses.

Or choose one of the campus options below, then click on the course that interests you for more detailed information.

Part-time courses
Full-time courses - Course level
Full-Time courses - Certificate I level
Full-Time courses - Certificate II level
  • BSB20115 Certificate II in Business  [not running in Semester 2, 2021]
  • ICT20115 Certificate II in Information, Digital Media & Technology  [not running in Semester 2, 2021]
  • SIR20216 Certificate II in Retail Services [not running in Semester 2, 2021]