Semester 2 2018

Monday 30 AprilOpen - Applications open for courses starting in Semester 2 2018
Tuesdays Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) – Undertake CSPA by Tuesday for results to be considered in the upcoming Friday offer round. 
Fridays Further Offers Made each Friday from 22 June for courses with vacancies.

Semester 1 2019

2018


Monday 13 August Open -  Applications open for courses starting in Semester 1 2019.
Tuesday 27 November Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) – Undertake CSPA by this date for results to be considered in the early offer round.
Friday 30 November November Offer Round – Early offers for some courses for 1st preferences only.
Friday 14 December Equal Consideration for Competitive Course Preferences – Submit your application by this date to be guaranteed equal consideration in the first January offer round.
Friday 14 December Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) – Undertake CSPA by this date for results to be considered in the first January offer round. 

2019


Wednesday 2 January Change of Preference (COP) – Course preferences cannot be added, removed or re-ordered in submitted applications from midnight until Monday 7 January.
Wednesday 2 January to
Monday 7 January
First January Offer Round Processing – SATAC prepares for the first January offer round. Some services will be unavailable for short periods.
Monday 7 January First January Offer Round – Offers available online.
Wednesday 16 January

Change of Preference (COP) – Course preferences cannot be added, removed or re-ordered in submitted applications from midnight until Monday 21 January.
Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) – Undertake CSPA by this date for results to be considered in the second January offer round. 

Thursday 17 January to
Monday 21 January
Second January Offer Round Processing – SATAC prepares for the second January offer round. Some services will be unavailable for short periods.
Monday 21 January Second January Offer Round – Offers available online.
Friday 25 January Third January Offer Round Processing – SATAC prepares for the third January offer round. Some services will be unavailable for short periods.
Monday 28 JanuaryThird January Offer Round - Offers available online.
Tuesdays
Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) – Undertake CSPA by Tuesday for results to be considered in the upcoming Friday offer round.
Fridays Further Offers – Made each Friday from 1 February for courses with vacancies.



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 1, 2019 will open on 13 August 2018.

South Australian state schools term dates

  2018 2019 2020 2021
Semester 1 Term 1 29 Jan - 13 Apr 29 Jan - 12 Apr 28 Jan - 9 Apr  1 Feb - 16 Apr
Term 2 30 Apr - 6 Jul 29 Apr - 5 Jul
27 Apr - 3 Jul 3 May - 9 Jul 
Semester 2 Term 3 23 Jul - 28 Sep 22 Jul - 27 Sep 20 Jul - 25 Sep 26 Jul - 1 Oct 
Term 4 15 Oct - 14 Dec 14 Oct - 13 Dec  12 Oct - 11 Dec

18 Oct - 17 Dec

Please note not all TAFE SA courses are scheduled around these dates.