School delivered VET (SVET)

VET courses provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to make the most of your future.

Information for students, parents and caregivers

NSW Public Schools Registered Training Organisations deliver a range of courses leading to industry qualifications. These courses are delivered in school, by qualified teachers giving you access to industry standard training within your day to day school timetable.

School-based VET teachers are skilled practitioners in their field and up to date with current industry practice.

You will have access to industry standard training facilities at school and/or in the workplace and through work placement can develop workplace behaviours and attitudes sought after by employers.

School Delivered VET courses

Stage 5:

Stage 5 VET courses are designed for students in Years 9 and 10 and will introduce you to the culture and work practices in a range of trade and services related industries.

Stage 6:

Stage 6 VET courses are designed for students in Years 11 and 12. These courses develop the skills and knowledge leading you toward a successful transition from school to employment or further education and training. In some cases, these courses may lead to direct entry in a related university course.


Local schools will deliver a variety of VET courses. For details on what VET courses are delivered at your school, contact your VET Coordinator or Careers Adviser.


  • Teaching and learning

Business Unit:

  • Skills and Pathways
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