The retail, tourism and hospitality industries are the world’s largest employers. Whether you want to be a chef at a top restaurant, open your own cafe, experience the world as a travel agent or work in retail sales or marketing, these qualifications and courses can get you started at entry level or progress your career to management and leadership roles.
Events management can offer you an exciting and challenging career in an industry with growing demand for people to take on roles that involve work such as marketing and promotions, developing event proposals, developing sponsorship programs, managing projects, finance and budgeting and providing on site management of events such as festivals, concerts, expos, gala parties and conferences.
If you enjoy working with people, and have a flair for customer service, these industry areas may be just the right fit for you.
Skills Ready: Free training and more!
We’re making training affordable and accessible so you can boost your skills and be job ready as the WA economy recovers.
How about a free training course — yes... free! Or choose from over 70 half-price qualifications that match up with where the jobs are.
To meet the specific needs of businesses for COVID-19, we have new skill sets — fast track training to get you job ready — and to make sure anyone can get skills ready we have made a range of courses available online at TAFE colleges.
Using this course list
The list presented here is only for this industry category. You can select a qualification or course title to see a list of training providers in Western Australia who deliver it – then select a provider to find out more.
A full course list across all industry areas is available here
The list of courses displayed for a selected industry category is intended to assist individuals learn more about occupation and training pathways, and may not represent all possible pathways for an industry. For further assistance on occupation and training pathways please contact your nearest Jobs and Skills Centre on 13 64 64.
The vocational education and training (VET) courses delivered in Western Australia on this course list are funded through the Department of Training and Workforce Development; these are referred to as publicly funded training. A range of qualifications and courses for priority industry areas and occupations are subsidised under Jobs and Skills WA, to reduce the cost of training in priority skill areas. To find out more about which courses are subsidised, please take a look at the information available on the main Training page.
Other non-publicly funded courses are available through TAFE colleges and private providers; however these are not included in this course list. To find these other courses, you can search a list of all VET courses in WA via the myskills.gov.au website.