Claremont College Australia

Claremont College Australia

Claremont College is a senior secondary public school for students in Years 11 and 12. Established in 1990, the college overlooks the Derwent River, 15 km from Hobart. The college’s friendly size means that students have excellent access to its modern facilities and high quality teaching staff.

Claremont College provides a wide range of courses, preparing students for university or Polytechnic studies, traineeships and employment. The college has won national awards for quality teaching, educational excellence, initiative and innovation.

Organisational Structure

Services are provided through four major organisational units :

  • Early Years and Schools
  • Further Education and Training
  • LINC Tasmania
  • Skills Tasmania

These service areas are supported by business units responsible for corporate support, policy development, regulation, and assessment and review. Many of the Department’s business units contribute to more than one service area. An organisational chart details the organisational units within the department. The annual report provides descriptions and details of responsibilities and functions for the units.

Claremont College Courses

  • Creative Arts
  • English
  • Foods and Hospitality
  • Health and Wellbeing and Physical Recreation
  • Information Technology
  • Languages ( LOTE )
  • Mathematics
  • Fixed Field Programs
  • Science and Primary Industries
  • Society and Environment ( business and law, behavioural studies, history and culture, world and environment )
  • Technologies and Trades
  • Programs for students with high or additional learning needs

Vocational Education and Training

  • Agriculture
  • Australian Defence Force ( ADF )
  • Automotive ( Mechanical Services )
  • Business
  • Conservation and Land Management
  • Community Services ( Children’s Services )
  • Community Services ( Aged Care / Disability Work )
  • Construction
  • Electrotechnology
  • Engineering
  • Furnishing
  • Food Processing
  • Hairdressing
  • Horticulture
  • Hospitality ( Operations )
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing
  • MotorVehicle Bodyworks
  • Multimedia
  • Music Industry
  • Nursing
  • Plumbing
  • Retail Operations
  • Sport and Recreation
  • Tourism ( Operations )
  • Workplace Skills

Adult and Community Education

LINC Tasmania offers a range of services that include employment courses, one to one support, help with reading, writing and maths, leisure and lifestyle courses and small group training for those who want to learn in an informal environment.

Claremont College Scholarships

  • Alma Lily Stackhouse Scholarship
  • The Frank MacDonald Memorial Prize
  • The Ray Richardson Tasmanian University Scholarship in Education
  • Secondary Music Scholarships
  • ​Tasmanian Training Awards
  • Worldskills Australia
  • The Young Archies Awards

Claremont College Contact Address

Claremont College,
PO Box 168, 61 Link Road,
Claremont, TAS, 7011,
Phone No. : ( 03 ) 6249 6868,
Fax : ( 03 ) 6249 1984,
Email :,
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