Preparing for Australian Defence Force - Science


This program will enable those candidates who do not have the required level of secondary school science to achieve an equivalent qualification acceptable to the Australian Defence Forces (ADF).

Out of session work and independent learning skills will be required to successfully complete the units.

For organisations that wish to pay the student fees for this course and are unable to pay by credit card via the website, please contact the Short Course team via email at to organise a Third Party Payment invoice.

Applicants must be residents of South Australia. Interstate students are not eligible for this short course.

  • - Access to a computer and internet are required
    - Minimum age 16
  • Investigate energy, force and matter (VU22431)

    Investigate chemical behaviour of common substances (VU22432)

  • - Applicants must be residents of South Australia. Interstate students are not eligible for this short course.
    - ADF candidates have met and been assessed at a recent YOU Session at a Defence Force Recruiting Centre

Short Course Delivery Locations Some short courses can provide accreditation for industry-specific registration, while others merely provide skills and knowledge in the subject area. Concession prices are available for some courses.


Virtual Classroom

Start Date

Thu 23 May 24

End Date

Thu 15 Aug 24

Class Times
Thursdays - 5:30pm - 8:30pm
12 weeks x 3 hours
Student Visa (500)

Not Eligible


What is a Virtual Classroom? A virtual classroom is when students learn with a lecturer and other students via web conferencing technology as part of a virtual classroom. Lecturers lead a virtual classroom that is accessed by students in different locations at the same time. TAFE SA currently use Collaborate. You will need access to a computer and the internet for this course or you can use the facilities at your local TAFE SA campus. You do not need to install any software and you can access the classroom from any computer that has an internet connection, or a mobile telephone. You will be provided with the link to the classroom from your lecturer prior to the start date.




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