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RIDING HIGH: Ben launches two new careers in the middle of a pandemic

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14 May 2021 - 11:31 AM

A Newcastle dad who reinvented himself as a start-up entrepreneur after his industry was decimated by the pandemic has urged locals to consider a career pivot to position themselves for the post-COVID jobs market.

RIDING HIGH: Ben launches two careers in the middle of a pandemic

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10 May 2021 - 10:58 AM

A Newcastle dad who reinvented himself as a start-up entrepreneur after his industry was decimated by the pandemic has urged locals to consider a career pivot to position themselves for the post-COVID jobs market.

Blind truckie tackles the information superhighway

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09 April 2021 - 9:10 AM

Blind former truckie Lance Curyer is doing the impossible, surfing the web, writing emails and responding to texts, improving his abilities and furthering his knowledge everyday with help from TAFE NSW.

Cyber security administrators gain new skills at TAFE NSW

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10 November 2020 - 2:14 PM

TAFE NSW is upskilling some of Australia’s cyber security administrators with the latest industry technology and knowledge to help keep our nation’s personal information safe.

TAFE NSW GRADUATE'S PASSION FOR BUSHLAND REGENERATION HELPS PROTECT THREATENED HAWKESBURY SPECIES

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16 September 2020 - 11:58 AM

Warwick Michael is pursuing his dream in land rehabilitation working on the Cattai five-year rehabilitation contract to restore 59 hectares of wetland and bushland areas since completing a Diploma of Conservation and Land Management online at TAFE NSW and landing a job at Total Earth Care.

LEGAL CAP WELL WITHIN TAFE DIGITAL GRADUATE'S SIGHTS

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02 September 2020 - 2:39 PM

An aspiring legal eagle is reassuring Lithgow HSC students that there is more than one way to secure a place at university as she commences a law degree without an ATAR. Higgins Lawyers employee Sophie Quince has forged a pathway to pursuing her dream of studying law by completing a Certificate IV in Legal Services online with TAFE NSW and working full-time at the local firm after leaving high school in year 10.

TAFE DIGITAL GRADUATE'S PASSION FOR SUSTAINABLE BUILDING PAYS DIVIDENDS POST BUSHFIRE CRISIS

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26 August 2020 - 11:53 AM

As the state continues to recover from the devastating bushfires earlier this year, Blue Mountains-based Miranda Corkin is leading the way in the construction of sustainable bushfire-resistant homes across the region. Miranda turned to TAFE NSW to get the skills she needed to design buildings carefully sited in asset protection zones, with appropriate rooflines and gutter protection.

WILD CARD: TAFE NSW graduate’s bold bid to help farmers address feral pest menace

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10 August 2020 - 2:29 PM

A TAFE NSW graduate has a unique new plan in his sights that could create hundreds of new jobs and help address the environmental and economic scourge of feral pests across regional NSW.

TAFE NSW graduate sailing ahead at a rapid rate of knots

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30 July 2020 - 12:30 PM

TAFE NSW graduate Wendy Love has been appointed as Chief Engineer of the MV John Cadman III and now represents the small cohort of women who make up less than 1% of engineers in the male-dominated maritime industry. When Cadman Cruises acquired The Cadman, she was given the opportunity to take on a senior technical role once she had completed a Certificate III in Maritime Operations online with TAFE NSW, to gain the necessary knowledge and skills to get a Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Licence.