VET

The TAS Faculty at Sylvania High School offers the students a wide range of subjects to choose from, including VET subjects, Construction and Hospitality that have access to the Trade Training Centre facilities:

  • Construction (VET)
  • Hospitality (VET)

Construction provides opportunities for students to develop relevant technical, vocational and interpersonal competencies suitable for employment in the Construction industry. Through the study of this subject students will gain experiences that include concreting, bricklaying, safety in the workplace, reading and interpreting plans, carrying out measurements and calculations and workplace communication. Work placement within the Construction industry is a mandatory requirement of this course. Students will have the opportunity to gain a Certificate II in Construction at the successful completion of this course.

 

Hospitality provides opportunities for students to develop relevant technical, vocational and interpersonal competencies suitable for employment in the Hospitality industry. Through the study of this subject students will gain experiences that include preparing dishes using basic methods of cookery, preparing appetisers and salads, preparing and presenting simple dishes, working hygienically, working safely and using food preparation equipment. Work placement within the Hospitality industry is a mandatory requirement of this course. Students will have the opportunity to gain a Certificate II in Hospitality Kitchen Operations at the successful completion of this course.