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Busselton

Busselton Campus is renowned for providing quality training for over 22 years. We are a small close knit campus and know our students. We are here to help you achieve your training goals.

2015 Courses

For a snap shot of the courses on offer at our Regional Campuses, check out the 2015 Regional Campus Courses brochure

Check out the Busselton Campus courses in the 2015 Busselton Courses brochure

Become part of our vibrant community

The campus is easy to get to with public transport and close to the local high school and Busselton Township. The campus serves the training needs in the economically vibrant and rapidly expanding coastal towns of Busselton, Dunsborough and surrounding areas. Busselton provides a stunning aquatic playground populated by award-winning restaurants, trendy cafes and exquisite boutiques. 

Busselton always manages to keep its natural charms and excitement. International and local events in Busselton include:

  • Sunsmart Ironman Western Australia

  • Cinefest OZ Film Festival

  • Busselton Jetty Swim

  • Cape to Cape Mountain Bike Ride

  • Forest Car Rally

  • Geographe Bay Sailing Race Week

  • Fun Runs to Half Marathons

  • Weekly Markets throughout the region

  • Gourmet Food and Wine experiences

Training helps you create a brighter future

There's something for everyone. The campus offers courses in a wide range of industry areas from business administration, accounting, information Technology, literacy and numeracy, visual arts, horticulture and landscaping to aged care, education support, community services, youth work, and children services, English as a second language and wider opportunities for work and new opportunities for women, among others.

Lead a busy life?  We offer flexible study options to suit a variety of work and life situations so you get that qualification you want.

Our close association with local industry provides clear insights into what industry wants and needs from its future employees. Our lecturers tailor their delivery around those needs to help you get that next job or promotion.

Computers and Printing

There are three computer rooms on campus. One computer room has 24 hour access for students. To use the computer room out of scheduled class times, please see administration staff.

There are black and white printers available for student use in both computer rooms. Colour printing and photocopying is available in the administration building.

In order to print, students must load money onto their Student ID Card. Please see Administration staff. Black and white printing and photocopying is 10c per single sided page, 20c doubled sided page. Check with Administration staff for colour printing costs.

Parking

There are 40 general parking bays and one disability bay on campus.

The Institute has a mandatory speed limit of 10km per hour on the entry of the Campus grounds. Vehicle speed is monitored and infringements may be issued to person speeding.

Take the next step now

The Busselton Campus team are happy to help with any enquiries. Contact us on (08) 9752 6600 for information about current courses and enrolments.

Busselton Campus
 2-12 South Street

Busselton WA

Telephone: (08) 9752 6600

Email: Busselton@swit.wa.edu.au

Open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm, we look forward to welcoming you on campus.

Buses

South West Coach Lines provides the bus services for students wishing to study at the Busselton campus.

Local Busselton/Dunsborough buses run past Bussell Highway and students have a 200 metre walk to the campus.

Buses also run from Busselton to the Bunbury Campus for students wishing to take a course at the main campus. The bus leaves for Bunbury from the Busselton terminal, 39 Albert Street at 7.40 am and arrives at 8.30 am in Bunbury. There is also a bus that leaves the Dunsborough visitor centre at 7.00 am arrives at Bunbury at 8.30 am.

Bookings and information

39 Albert Street Busselton
PO Box 813 Busselton WA 6280

Phone: (08) 9753 7700

South West Coach Lines Time Table

Library

Students can borrow library books on the SWIT library catalogue available online at www.swit.wa.edu.au through the Busselton administration staff. Books can be picked up and returned through the administration staff.

Students can also borrow books from the Bunbury Library directly with their Student ID Card.

Food

​The Busselton campus does not have a canteen on site however there is an IGA and Take Away Food Bar on Bussell Highway which is a five minute walk from campus.

Busselton
(08) 9752 6600

Courses

Adult Learning & Bridging Courses
TitleDurationTAFE IDDelivery ModeSuitable For
Certificate I in Spoken and Written English Dependent on units selected 6482 On Campus International
$25 deposit
Certificate II in Spoken and Written English Dependent on units selected 6483 On Campus International
$25 deposit
Certificate III in Spoken and Written English Dependent on units selected 6484 On Campus International
$25 deposit
Certificate I in New Opportunities for Women (Now) 1 Semester 7176 On Campus $25 deposit
Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory) 1 Semester 7186 On Campus $25 deposit
Certificate I in General Education for Adults 1 Semester 7187 On Campus $25 deposit
Certificate II in General Education for Adults 1 Semester 7188 On Campus $25 deposit
Certificate III in General Education for Adults Self-paced 7189 On Campus $25 deposit
Agriculture & Environment
TitleDurationTAFE IDDelivery ModeSuitable For
Certificate II in Landscaping 2 Semesters D466 On Campus
Part Time
Traineeship
Certificate III in Horticulture 1 Semester D473 Flexible
On Campus
Full Time
Part Time
Apprenticeship
Traineeship
International
Arts & Design
TitleDurationTAFE IDDelivery ModeSuitable For
Certificate IV in Visual Arts 2 Semesters D658 On Campus
Certificate III in Visual Arts 1 Semester D664 On Campus
Business & Administration
TitleDurationTAFE IDDelivery ModeSuitable For
Certificate IV in Small Business Management 1 Semester D147 Workplace Assessment
Work-based
Mixed
Certificate IV in Business Administration 1 Semester D148 External
On Campus
International
Diploma of Management D173 External VET Fee-Help
Certificate III in Accounts Administration 1 Semester D703 On Campus
External
International
Traineeship
Certificate IV in Accounting 1 Semester D707 External
On Campus
International
Certificate II in Business 1 Semester J335 External
On Campus
International
Traineeship
Certificate III in Business Administration 1 Semester J338 External
On Campus
International
Traineeship
Certificate IV in Business 1 Semester J344 Flexible
External
Certificate IV in Frontline Management 1 Semester J345 External
Flexible
Health & Community Services
TitleDurationTAFE IDDelivery ModeSuitable For
Certificate IV in Aged Care 1 Semester D278 Flexible
On Campus
Limited Spaces!
Traineeship
VET Fee-Help
Certificate III in Community Services Work 1 Semester J004 On Campus
Flexible
Limited Spaces!
International
Traineeship
Certificate III in Aged Care 1 Semester J005 Flexible
On Campus
Limited Spaces!
International
Traineeship
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 2 Semesters J587 Flexible Limited Spaces!
International
Traineeship
Certificate IV in Youth Work 2 Semesters J592 On Campus
Flexible
VET Fee-Help
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care 3 Semesters J594 Flexible
On Campus
Workplace Assessment
Limited Spaces!
International
Traineeship
VET Fee-Help
Information Technology
TitleDurationTAFE IDDelivery ModeSuitable For
Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology 1 Semester D555 On Campus
External
International
Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology 1 Semester D556 External
On Campus
International
Training & Education
TitleDurationTAFE IDDelivery ModeSuitable For
Certificate III in Education Support 1 Semester J588 Flexible
On Campus
Online
Limited Spaces!
Certificate IV in Education Support 1 Semester J590 Flexible
On Campus
Limited Spaces!
VET Fee-Help