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Campus PCs

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Login to the Campus PCs

When you first login to a Campus PC, you need to change the password. After changing your password, use your new password for all TAFE online services, e.g. Office 365, Student Portal, Blackboard, etc. 

Login to the Campus PCs for the first time as follows:

Username:            Student ID Number
Password:            Default Password

  • Where do I find my Student ID number? Your Student ID Number appears on your Enrollment Form and Student ID Card. It either begins with 2 followed by 7 numbers (e.g. 20005743), or a letter of the alphabet followed by 6 numbers (e.g. J123456)
     
  • Your Default Password is Tafe (with a capital T) and your date of birth in DDMMYYYY format, e.g. Tafe24021980​
  • Password requirements:
    • Cannot include your first or surname
    • Must be 8 or more characters long
    • Must include uppercase letters, lowercase letters and numbers
    • Cannot reuse a password you have already used
  • You will be required to change your password every 90 days  

 

INFORMATION

About the Campus PCs

  • Computers have internet access and Office software, as well as other programs
  • Students are reminded to save their work onto a USB or to Office 365 and should never save it onto the desktop, as files saved to the computers are wiped regularly
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Student Portal

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Login to the Student Portal

Once your password is changed, you can login to the Student Portal

Login to the Student Portal as follows:

Username:          Student ID Number
Password:           Your Password

The dropdown field beneath the password field will be either TAFE (for new students) or ID (for previous students). If you are not sure, try one, then the other.         

  • You will be required to change your password every 90 days 
  • If you are trying to access your course material, log into Blackboard
  • If you are trying to access your email, log into Student Email - Office 365

How to guides

INFORMATION

About the Student Portal

Login to the Student Portal to:

  • View your results
  • Update personal records
  • Re-enrol
  • Access Office 365 and Blackboard

 

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Blackboard

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Login to Blackboard

Once your password is changed, you can login to Blackboard

Login to Blackboard as follows:

Username:          Student ID Number
Password:           Your Password

  • You will be required to change your password every 90 days 
  • If you are trying to view your results, update your personal details or re-enroll, log into the Student Portal
  • If you are trying to access your email, log into Student Email - Office 365
INFORMATION

About Blackboard

Login to Blackboard to:

  • Access your course materials
  • Submit your assessments
  • Contact your lecturer

 

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Office 365

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Login to Student Email - Office 365

If not already changed on the Campus PCs, students can login to Office 365 to change their passwords.

Login to Student Email - Office 365 for the first time as follows:

Email Login:         Student ID Number@tafe.wa.edu.au 
Password:            Default Password 

 

  • Where do I find my Student ID number? Your Student ID Number appears on your Enrollment Form and Student ID Card. It either begins with 2 followed by 7 numbers (e.g. 20005743), or a letter of the alphabet followed by 6 numbers (e.g. J123456)
  • Your Default Password is Tafe (with a capital T) and your date of birth in DDMMYYYY format, e.g. Tafe24021980​
  • Password requirements:
    • Cannot include your first or surname
    • Must be 8 or more characters long
    • Must include uppercase letters, lowercase letters and numbers
    • Cannot reuse a password you have already used
  • You will be required to change your password every 90 days  
  • To change your password go to Settings > Password

INFORMATION

About Office 365

Office 365 includes the online version of Microsoft Office as well as:

  • Student email account - Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft's OneDrive (1Tb storage) 
  • Other Microsoft programs, e.g. Yammer, SharePoint and more

Office 365 is available on and off campus Here
You can download Office 2016 to your home computer or laptop for free.

First time users need to set up:

  • Language: English-Australia
  • Time zone: Perth is UTC +8
  • Security options for password recovery using either your personal email address or mobile number

You lose access to Office 365 six months after completing your last unit. Copy any documents to be retained. 

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Campus Wifi

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Login to the Campus WiFi

You must login to a Campus PC or Office365 and change your password before connecting to the WiFi for the first time.  After the password is changed, you can access the WiFi on your smart device.

Login to your Smart Device WiFi as follows:

Apple iOS

Settings > Wi-Fi > Student WiFi or NMT-Secure or NMT-WiFi
Username:            Student ID Number
Password:            New Password
Join > Trust > Tick confirms connection to WiFi

Android

Settings > Wi-Fi > Student WiFi or NMT-Secure or NMT WiFi

Login to the Student Portal as follows:

Username:          Student ID Number
Password:           Your password

Remember: You must change your password on a student PC or in Office365 before accessing the Wi-Fi

Note: If you have trouble logging into your device on the Wifi, try to login to a Campus PC. Your password may have expired. If it has, you will be required to change your password on login. See above box - Login to Campus PC - or password requirements. Once your password has been changed, you will be able to login to the Wifi again.

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INFORMATION

About the Campus WiFi

The Wi-Fi only gives you access to the Internet. You cannot print directly from the Wi-Fi. 

Smart devices save passwords, so if you have changed your password, choose "Forget This Network” and you will be able to login to the Student WiFi with your new password

On iOS Devices 

Settings > Wi-Fi > Student WiFi or NMT-Secure or NMT-WiFi > ⓘ > Forget This Network

On Android Devices

Settings > Wi-Fi > Student WiFi or NMT-Secure or NMT-WiFi > Tap & hold > Forget This Network

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