Northern Beaches Secondary College

Innovation Excellence Choice

Telephone02 9939 6942

Curriculum Opportunities

TAFE NSW opportunities

Students from any of the five campuses may select TAFE NSW delivered courses.

The following courses are offered on line 6.

All courses are taught in a 4 hour block on Tuesday afternoons from 4pm to 6pm.

Board development courses

These are category B courses. Only 2 units of category B courses can count towards an ATAR. These courses are:

  • Automotive - vehicle mechanics
  • Electrotechnology - career start
  • Financial services - accounts administration
  • Human services - health services assistance
  • Information and digital technologies - digital animation
  • Information and digital technologies - network and hardware
  • Information and digital technologies - web and software apps
  • Tourism and events - events
  • Tourism and events - tourism.

Board endorsed courses

These course give you credit towards your HSC, but do not contribute towards an ATAR. These courses are:

  • Community services introduction to children's services
  • Community services - welfare
  • Hair and beauty - retails cosmetics
  • Hair and beauty - salon assistant
  • Property services (agency) 
  • Screen - film and TV
  • Sport, fitness and recreation.

Life Skills courses are available at Cromer and Freshwater Senior campuses.