Ballarat Courses

Ballarat Courses

Whether you want to embark on a whole new career, upgrade your skills in your current profession or expand your knowledge in a particular area, studying in Ballarat is a great way to start. From TAFE courses to university qualifications and courses from a range of registered training organisations, this area of Victoria has plenty of options for further study.

Ballarat Courses by Industry

Popular Courses in Ballarat

These are the most popular courses from TAFE, Registered Training Organisations and Universities in Ballarat.

Government Funding

The following funding schemes are available for eligible Ballarat residents.


JobTrainer VIC is an investment in the vocational education and training (VET) of Victorian workers, school leavers, apprentices, and trainees. It’s a joint undertaking by the Australian and state government of Victoria allowing residents to enrol in free and low cost training.

Skills Checkpoint

Skills Checkpoint is a program offering career guidance and training options for older workers within Victoria. It’s designed for people aged over 45 and it helps workers to stay in their current job role, transition to a new role at their workplace or find a whole new career path.

Skills First

Skills First allows eligible VIC students to enrol in subsidised qualifications from Certificate I through to an Advanced Diploma.