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Blackwood High School Careers

Our aim is to provide you with all the latest information that will help you make decisions about your future career and your life beyond school.

You can use this site to locate University, TAFE and any other type of course across Australia, get information about the SACE, search for job vacancies and much more. Feel free to drop into the Careers Office if you have any questions.

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2020 VET Courses Now Available

Regional VET Courses for 2020 are now open for Application. Students can sign up for counselling and application advice at Student Services.

It is important that you look at all available options and to ASK Questions or seek clarification before applying for courses.

Please see the 2020 VET Brochure and outlines linked above and on the School's Web-Site.  

Further info is also under the SACE Tab

University/TAFE - SATAC Applications



SATAC Information is now available via hard copy in Care Group or online at

Application Infromation Videos can be found under the "For Students" Tab on the front page


SATAC Applications open August 5th and and are recommended to be completed by the end of Term 3 to avoid late payment fees.




Students requiring further assistance with planning are requested to book appointments with a member of the Senior School Team.

Defence Industry Pathways Program

The semester length Defence Industry Pathways Program (DIPP) has a focus on advanced manufacturing and design, and developing high level employability skills for young people seeking to enter the defence industries. DIPP is a collaborative approach that is delivered by TAFESA Regency campus, funded by ASC Shipbuilding Pty

Ltd/BAE through Commonwealth funding and supported by the Advanced Technology Program managed within the Department for Education.


As part of the semester course, students complete a SACE Stage 1 accredited Design and Technology 10 credit unit course including CAD design and 3D printing. In addition, students will develop knowledge and skills in advanced manufacturing technologies while completing practical activities.


Information Evening


When:  Wednesday 6/11/2019

Time:     6:00 to 7:00pm

Where:  TAFESA Regency Park campus, Computer room H07

RSVP:     by COB Wednesday 6/11/2019 to Anthony Tonkin 83481979 or Leigh White 8348 4422.