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Before starting

Important dates

Key Dates for Semester 2, 2016

2016

Friday 19 August

Further Offer Rounds– Made each Friday to courses with vacancies.

Tuesdays from  16 August

You must undertake the Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) by Tuesday each week for consideration in the weekly offer round.


Key Dates for Semester 1, 2017

2016

Monday 19 September

Open – Applications open for courses starting in Semester 1 2017.

Wednesday 30
November

Equal Consideration for Competitive Course Preferences – Submit your application by this date to be guaranteed equal consideration.

Friday 9 December


December Offer Round – Early offers for 1st preferences only.

Tuesday 20 December

Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) – Undertake CSPA by this date for results to be considered in the first January offer round.

Wednesday 28
December

Change of Preference (COP) – Course preferences cannot be added, removed or re-ordered in submitted applications from midnight until Monday 9 January.

2017

Tuesday 3 January
  to
Monday 9 January

First January Offer Round Processing – SATAC prepares for the first January offer round. Some services will be unavailable for short periods.

Monday 9 January

First January Offer Round – Offers available online.

Tuesday 17 January

Change of Preference (COP) – Course preferences cannot be added, removed or re-ordered in submitted applications from midnight until Monday 23 January.

Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) – Undertake CSPA by this date for results to be considered in the second January offer round.

Thursday 19 January
  to
Monday 23 January

Second January Offer Round Processing – SATAC prepares for the second January offer round. Some services will be unavailable for short periods.

Monday 23 January

Second January Offer Round – Offers available online.

Friday 27 January

Third January Offer Round Processing SATAC prepares for the third January offer round. Some services will be unavailable for short periods

Monday 30 January

Third January Offer Round – Offers available online.

Friday 3 February

Further Offers – Made each Friday from 3 February for courses with vacancies.

Friday 5 May

Final Offer Round – Final offers for Semester 1 2017 courses. Offers available online.

Applications Close – No further applications for Semester 1 2017 courses.


Important Information

  • Non-school leavers and current school students apply via the TAFE SA website. Read more on how to apply for Award courses.
  • There is no application fee
  • Applications for Semester 2, 2017 are due to open in May 2017

Academic year dates


  2016 2017 2018 2019
Semester 1  Term 1
1 Feb - 15 Apr
30 Jan - 13 Apr
29 Jan - 13 Apr
29 Jan - 5 Apr
 Term 2 2 May - 8 Jul
1 May - 7 Jul
30 Apr - 6 Jul
23 Apr - 28 June
Semester 2  Term 3
25 Jul -30 Sep
24 Jul - 29 Sep
23 Jul - 28 Sep
15 Jul - 20 Sep
 Term 4
17 Oct - 16 Dec
16 Oct - 15 Dec
15 Oct - 14 Dec
7 Oct - 20 Dec


25 Jul -30 Sep
25 Jul -30 Sep