Looking to explore a new hobby? 

Check out TAFE SA's leisure short courses, who knows where it might lead!

90 General Interest Short Courses


Arts and Design

Course Name   Duration
Pattern Making for Beginners 15 hours Part Time
Sew Your Own Fashion 25 hours Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Make Your Own Posy 1 day Part Time
Native Bouquets 1 day Part Time
Native Christmas Wreath 1 day Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Adobe Illustrator CC (Beginner to Intermediate) 6 weeks Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Introduction to Interior Decoration 8 weeks Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Discover Acting 8 weeks Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Assembling your Photography and Photo Imaging Portfolio 3 weeks Part Time
How to use your Speedlight 2 days Part Time
Learn Lightroom 3 weeks Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Digital Video Editing 6 weeks Part Time


Building and Construction

Course Name   Duration
Basic Carpentry for Women 8 weeks Part Time
Basic Home and Building Maintenance 10 weeks Part Time
Furniture Restoration 8 weeks Part Time

Business and Marketing


Community Services


Education and Languages

Course Name   Duration
Prepare to Drive - Obtain your Learners Permit 1 day Part Time

Hair and Beauty

Course Name   Duration
Back to Basics: Day and Night Make-Up Looks 3 hours Part Time
Henna Brows and Brow Waxing 3 weeks Part Time

Health and Lifestyle

Course Name   Duration
Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) 3 hours Part Time
Provide First Aid 1 day Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Art for Wellbeing 3 hours Part Time
Course in Wellbeing and Resilience (10271NAT) 4 days Part Time
Introduction to Wellbeing and Resilience 2 days Part Time
Organising Thoughts Through Art 3 hours Part Time
Sandtray Therapy 3 hours Part Time
Wellbeing and Resilience - The Next Steps 2 days Part Time

Hospitality and Tourism

Course Name   Duration
Cake Decorating - Geometric Designs 9 hours Part Time
Christmas Baking 4 hours Part Time
Patisserie Coffee Shops 2 hours Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Beer Flavour Training 4 weeks Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Cheese Making 101 5 hours Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Asian Ferments 3 hours Part Time
Canape Kitchen 1 day Part Time
Decorate a Gingerbread House 2 hours Part Time
Fermented Vegetables 3 hours Part Time
Plant Based Cooking - Fresh Ideas 3 hours Part Time
The Kids Kitchen - Regency - Growing Gourmets (7 to 12 yrs) 3 hours Part Time
Vegan Fusion - the New Vegan 1 day Part Time

Course Name   Duration
World of Bartending 28 hours Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Cured and Smoked Products 3 hours Part Time
Sausage Making Made Simple 1 day Part Time


Information Technology


Mining, Engineering and Automotive

Course Name   Duration
General Motor Maintenance 6 weeks Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) - Basic 2 days Part Time
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG) - Basic 2 days Part Time
Manual Metal Arc Welding (ARC/STICK) - Basic 2 days Part Time

Primary Industries and Science

Course Name   Duration
Beekeeping for Beginners 2 days Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Farriery Basics for Horse Owners 1 day Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Chainsaw Operation and Maintenance 2 days Part Time
Fell Small Trees 2 days Part Time