Welcome to St Patrick's Technical College

St Patrick’s Technical College is a purpose built, multi-million dollar, specialist trade training school. We offer a trade focused South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) curriculum and award winning preapprenticeship training for Year 11 and 12 students.

We specialise in developing individual programs for students who wish to complete their SACE in conjunction with a School-based Apprenticeship.


Every part of our award-winning courses is tailored to support your pre-apprenticeship technical and trade training

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Accepting enrolments for Years 11 and 12. Enrol NOW to secure your first trade preferences.

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Why St Patrick's Technical College

  • Maths, English and Science programs designed specifically for trade and technical training.
  • No lessons lost to undertake Technical Vocational Education & Training (TVET).
  • Quality accredited trade and technical training delivered under a unique cooperative arrangement with TAFE SA.
  • Unique school-based apprenticeship model allowing students to spend up to 40 weeks at work in Year 12.
  • Over 1036 students and graduates have started apprenticeships.
  • Trade and technical training delivered on-site by StPatsTech staff and state-of-the-art facilities.


St Patrick's Technical College has produced over 1036 quality apprentices since 2007. If your business is looking for a focused and work-ready young person, contact our Industry Office today.

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BYOD Order Portal

Click here to visit the StPatsTech Managed BYOD Order Portal. The portal will allow you to view and purchase a recommended device which meets the College's minimum specifications for students. The portal has relevant information on the recommended devices and purchasing options to make it simple for you to purchase.

Tours & Events

We have rescheduled our Tours & Events until after August 2020 and will continue to adapt these accordingly. Find out more.

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