Students at Darwin Middle School have the opportunity to participate in VETiS programs during year 9. Students can do VET whilst continuing with the normal school curriculum.
A 12 month program of 1 day a week at the Middle Years Trade Centre where students may undertake MSM10216 Certificate I in Manufacturing (Pathways). This course is designed to develop skills essential for employment and skills that relate directly to a work activity as specified in the selected industry/technical unit.
Students may also have the option of completing a Certificate 1 in Construction through the Housing Institute of Australia.