Defence Preparation Science

Statement of Attainment

Course information

About the course

Course Number: 900-10591SV01

Would you like to apply for trades entry the Australian Defence Force (ADF), but lack a Year 10 level Science qualification? TAFE NSW's Statement of Attainment in Defence Preparation Science will provide you with the science skills required for your trades entry application and will be of ongoing benefit to your career. There are no formal educational requirements for this course; however, literacy and numeracy skills will be assessed prior to entry to the course. Please note: To satisfy the academic requirements for general entry into the ADF, you must also hold a Statement of Attainment in Defence Preparation for both Maths and English (or Year 10 certificate equivalent).

Course study options

Offered on 4 campuses

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  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

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Counselling and career services
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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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