Short Courses Australia deliver Block Credits of 90 Nominal Hours for the VCE Vocational Major (VM).                                        Students train at our Melbourne or Port Melbourne Campuses or a Secondary School can choose to Host a Course.

VCE Vocational Major (VM)

Download our VETDSS Course Guide for 2023

Rules for VET recognition within the VCE have changed with the introduction of the VCE Vocational Major (VM) from 2023.

Students that choose the VM, to qualify for the award, are required to complete 180 nominal hours of VET. These 180 hours can come from any VET certificate at certificate II or above and can accrue across multiple certificates.

Select a Vocational Major (VM) Elective

Short Courses Australia offer four distinct industry taster programs for VCE VM students, that each total 90 nominal hours of Block Credit.

VCE VM Students can select each program at our Melbourne & Port MelbourneTraining Centres, or your school can select to Host a Course at your Secondary School.

Each program contains recommended structured workplace learning that is supported by our JOB CAMP learning module for secondary students.

For more information about each elective and to enrol click on the course below:



Customer Reviews

  • VCE Vocational Major (VM) | review from harry djayadisoe

    01 February 2023

    -  harry djayadisoe

  •  | review from John R

    01 February 2023

      "Awesome experience! Rachel the instructor had great energy and teaching ability!"

    -  John R

  •  | review from Caine Bernard

    01 February 2023

    -  Caine Bernard

  • VCE Vocational Major (VM) | review from YITE HSU

    31 January 2023

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    -  YITE HSU

  •  | review from Aiko Arendain

    30 January 2023

      "Covered thoroughly through the content, both self-evident and experience based. From an improvement standpoint, the delivery of content could definitely be improved in terms of engaging students."

    -  Aiko Arendain

  •  | review from Chezka Clemente

    30 January 2023

      "Helpful and engaging trainers. Definitely recommend!"

    -  Chezka Clemente

  • VCE Vocational Major (VM) | review from Francisca Cabrera Duery

    30 January 2023

      "A great place !"

    -  Francisca Cabrera Duery

  •  | review from Shimpei

    30 January 2023

      "so good"

    -  Shimpei

  •  | review from Freddie The Crab

    25 January 2023

      "RSA guide provided, face to face class was excellent, SCA were very responsive and helpful with class booking, etc."

    -  Freddie The Crab

  • VCE Vocational Major (VM) | review from Analiz D

    25 January 2023

      "Rachel was fantastic and accommodating, with lots of experience to facilitate the course!"

    -  Analiz D

Useful Links

  VCAA Block Credit Recognition

  VCAA VCE VET Program Chart

  Read Student Handbook