Career Options for Veterans
Over the next decade and beyond, the demand will increase for Australian workers with trade, technical and science and technology skills within defence and space industries. The skills and knowledge that you have gained from time served in the Australian Defence Force are invaluable and can be transferred to a wide range of jobs. There are a number of programs and courses in place to help you find your place and transition into a civilian role. It is never too late…
A South Australian first, Flinders’ Military Academic Pathways Program helps military personnel tr…[Read more]
A South Australian first, Flinders’ Military Academic Pathways Program helps military personnel transition successfully into Flinders university.
If you hold qualifications from the Australian Defence Force you can apply for undergraduate or postgraduate courses with a range of admission pathways available.
Your prior studies or experience may be recognised as credit toward your new program of study. Any VET national security qualification that’s level 4 or higher can be used for entry into a Flinders course.
Flinders University Student Veterans Association provides a support network and to help you stay in touch with the veteran community activities.Close
UniSA offers a Veterans’ Engagement and Education Program (VEEP) available to veterans, current se…[Read more]
UniSA offers a Veterans’ Engagement and Education Program (VEEP) available to veterans, current serving and ex-serving Australian Defence Force members, including reservists, first responders, and immediate family members. By registering in VEEP, enrolled students will benefit from access to a defence community within UniSA, and personalised support.Close
Adelaide University has designed a new course in conjunction with the Defence Teaming Centre buildin…[Read more]
Adelaide University has designed a new course in conjunction with the Defence Teaming Centre building upon the content of the existing and successful South Australian Defence Industry Leadership Program (SADILP). As a defence industry specific leadership program, the Professional Certificate in Defence Industry Leadership covers key areas such as self-leadership, ethics, networks, collaboration, dealing with complexity and managing change. Successful completion of the certificate may provide credit into the University of Adelaide’s prestigious MBA program.
The University of Adelaide’s new Bachelor of Technology in Defence Industry is a great way to gain a broad understanding of the foundations of technology, including computing, information, mathematics.Close
The Defence Teaming Centre delivers the Defence Industry Leadership Program each year with over 242 …[Read more]
The Defence Teaming Centre delivers the Defence Industry Leadership Program each year with over 242 participants having graduated from the program since its inception in 2010. The program provides targeted, hands on, professional development that gives employees in the defence industry with personal and professional leadership skills.Close
The TAFE SA defence and shipbuilding careers page offers a wealth of information about what job op…[Read more]
The TAFE SA defence and shipbuilding careers page offers a wealth of information about what job opportunities can arise from their comprehensive list of relevant courses.
TAFE SA offers an Introduction to Naval Shipbuilding short course helping students prepare for employment in the Australian Naval Shipbuilding industry and a Diploma of Engineering (Technical). Find out how the skills and knowledge from the Diploma can be applied to the industry.
TAFE SA is also an accredited training partner of the Naval Shipbuilding College, specifically for the welding component of the Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade.
TAFE SA’s new Advanced Welder Training Centre is now delivering training programs using 12 newly installed welding simulators, which are the most advanced simulators of their kind in the world. The simulators will ensure local welders are ready to respond to the increased demand for their skills as part of the naval shipbuilding program and in advanced manufacturing.Close
Microsoft Australia has launched the Microsoft Traineeship Program, designed to support budding tec…[Read more]
Microsoft Australia has launched the Microsoft Traineeship Program, designed to support budding technology/IT professionals to take the first step in their career. Together with MEGT, you will have the chance to gain paid, on-the-job experience, along with a Certificate IV in Information Technology delivered by TAFE, industry recognised certifications and more.Close
The DEWC School of Information Operations provides specialised training and workshops focussed in th…[Read more]
The DEWC School of Information Operations provides specialised training and workshops focussed in the areas of Electronic Warfare (EW), Communications, EW operation support, Cyber, Maritime Operations and other emerging areas that meets government, defence and high-tech industry related sectors requirements.Close
BMT is a leading international design, engineering, science and risk management consultancy who offe…[Read more]
BMT is a leading international design, engineering, science and risk management consultancy who offer a number of industry specific training courses to support your learning and development needs.Close
AUCyberExplorer provides detailed, actionable data about supply and demand in the Australian cyberse…[Read more]
AUCyberExplorer provides detailed, actionable data about supply and demand in the Australian cybersecurity job market to support local employers, educators, guidance and career counselors, students, current workers, policy makers, and other stakeholders. Powered by artificial intelligence technology, AUCyberExplorer’s interactive tools include a heatmap of cyber workforce and job openings, along with career and skills pathways.Close
An initiative of Veterans SA, Home Base SA is a valuable resource for Australian Defence Force membe…[Read more]
An initiative of Veterans SA, Home Base SA is a valuable resource for Australian Defence Force members and their families who have been posted to or are considering transitioning to South Australia. Discover the South Australian lifestyle, career and study opportunities, education options and more in one place.Close
Check out the employment pages of some of South Australia’s leading defence and space industry com…[Read more]
Check out the employment pages of some of South Australia’s leading defence and space industry companies to see what jobs are available now.Close