Getting ready for the start of semester
Now that you have completed your enrolment, there are some other activities for you to do to ensure that you are ready to go on the first day of semester.
Find out if your course is having an orientation session
Orientation is compulsory and will happen at the beginning of the semester. You will find out all the information you need to know to begin your course. It's also a chance to meet other students and your lecturers.
Other useful information
The following information is important for you to know. It will assist you during your first weeks at North Metro TAFE.
Student ID cards and SmartRider information
Student ID cards are available from the Bookshop at Perth campus and the Library at all other campuses. They are available in the first week of semester. You will need to show your enrolment summary as proof of enrolment to get your ID card.
As a full-time student, you are entitled to travel concessions on Transperth services. You can pick up an application form for the Tertiary SmartRider from Student Services when you enrol.
Your Student ID will not be accepted by Transperth as proof that you are entitled to a concession on public transport.
You will also be able to access the Student Portal from the top right hand corner of every page on the website
Visit Current Students
You will be able to view and print your timetable from the Student Portal once you enrol and make a payment. You should refer to your timetable to find out when your first day of class is.
Bookshop and library
You will be advised of any texts and additional resources you may require during the first week of your study.
Books and resources can be purchased online through the Bookweb: The online bookshop and mailed to your home or collected from your preferred campus.
Central has a Bookshop at Perth Campus which stocks resources for all courses.
Libraries are located at Perth, Mt Lawley, Leederville and East Perth Campuses. The bookshop and libraries will not be open during enrolments.