Short Courses in Small Regional Communities

If you live in a Small Regional Community in South Australia, you may well be eligible to study a TAFE SA short course for as little as $20.

TAFE SA is offering students in Small Regional Communities the opportunity to enrol in a range of its Short Courses, at heavily subsidised prices.  To see whether you are able to take advantage of this funding, please check the eligibility criteria below:

Eligibility Criteria

  • Reside in a listed Small Regional Community in South Australia
  • Are an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Are not enrolled under any other funded program for the same course
  • Undertake training on campus or a mix of on and off campus
  • Undertake training predominantly in an SRC location

If you adhere to all of the criteria above, then why not browse our list of funded short courses below, to find out whether your chosen course is being offered at a subsidised rate, in your area.  Enrol quickly before courses fill!

25 Regional Funded Short Courses


Arts and Design

Course Name   Duration
Visual Merchandising Workshop 6 hours Part Time

Building and Construction

Course Name   Duration
Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck 3 days Part Time

Business and Marketing


Education and Languages


Health and Lifestyle

Course Name   Duration
Introduction to Wellbeing and Resilience 2 days Part Time

Hospitality and Tourism

Course Name   Duration
Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) 1 day Part Time

Information Technology

Course Name   Duration
Beginner Computer Classes 9 weeks Part Time
Use Application Packages 8 weeks Part Time

Mining, Engineering and Automotive


Primary Industries and Science

Course Name   Duration
Cups On, Cups Off 1 day Part Time

Course Name   Duration
Chainsaw Operation and Maintenance 2 days Part Time