English Language Services

English Language Services

If you would like to develop your English language skills and gain a better understanding of Australian culture, TasTAFE offers a range of courses that can assist you in improving your English for living, working and studying in Australia.

English Language Services offer a range of opportunities including courses for students with no English language through to 10729NAT – Certificate III in Spoken and Written English.

Courses include:

  • Certificates in Spoken and Written English – up to four levels of English as a Second or Other Language.
  • Young Migrant Education Program (YMEP) a specific full time youth program for students aged 18-24 years (South only)
  • Work focused courses (must be eligible for AMEP*)

If you have not studied with the English Language Services teams before you will need to attend an enrolment interview before classes start.

If you are an International student you will need to contact the Tasmanian Government Education and Training International (GETI) office on +61 3 6165 5727 to discuss your enrolment.

You can enrol in the courses offered by English Language Services throughout the year. Please call us for further information.



Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP)


The Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training.

The AMEP offers 510 hours of English Language tuition to help migrants and humanitarian entrants settle in Australia.

For more information about AMEP, please contact Client Services on 1300 655 307.


Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) Program

Skills for education and employment

The Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) Program is designed for job seekers who wish to improve their employment opportunities through strengthened English language, reading, writing or numerical skills. It is free for eligible job seekers registered with Centrelink or Job Services Australia. You can find out more here.