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TAFE NSW creating a pipeline of skilled aviation workers as demand increases

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11 March 2022 - 9:57 AM

With only three per cent of Australian aircraft maintenance engineers being women, Mel is a bit of a rarity having made a successful 15-year career in the industry.

TAFE NSW Tamworth upgrade brings vet clinic to life on campus

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25 January 2022 - 9:00 AM

TAFE NSW Tamworth now boasts a replica veterinary clinic with state-of-the-art teaching tools to train a new generation of veterinary nurses and animal carers in an industry experiencing a surge in demand.

TAFE NSW student wins gold at WorldSkills Australia

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29 November 2021 - 11:49 AM

Armidale automotive electrician Sean Neimeyer has won gold at the 2021 WorldSkills Australia National Championships after completing his school-based apprenticeship at TAFE NSW Tamworth.

TAFE NSW leads Tamworth boy to veterinary greatness

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24 June 2021 - 11:29 AM

Like many of the great scientists and surgeons of our time, Chris Burrows was inspired to career greatness – or more importantly to get out of the house – by his mum.

Tamworth locals leading the charge on beating the battle of the bulge

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15 December 2020 - 11:37 AM

TAFE NSW Tamworth fitness graduates Adam Brook and Sami Rigby are encouraging others to consider a career in the fitness industry as the Tamworth community continues to battle the national obesity epidemic. 

New cultural arts course commences at TAFE NSW Tamworth

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17 September 2020 - 10:46 AM

TAFE NSW Tamworth has launched a new course that is focused on the development of cultural art skills for a career in the growing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts sector.

TAFE NSW helps Lachie pirouette to physiotherapy

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22 July 2020 - 11:05 AM

Lachie Martin returned to Tamworth to complete a one-year Higher School Certificate (HSC) equivalent course at TAFE NSW which has established a pathway to university to study physiotherapy after a career-ending injury saw him leave the prestigious Australian Ballet School.

TAFE NSW student's career inspired by her love of animals

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26 June 2020 - 1:14 PM

Self-proclaimed animal lover, Nicola Irwin is now working in her dream career as a veterinary nurse before completing a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing at TAFE NSW Tamworth and is encouraging others to pursue employment opportunities.

TAFE NSW graduate chips his career perfectly onto the green

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04 June 2020 - 4:13 PM

Tenterfield Golf Club’s newest greenkeeper, Mitchell Austin, is encouraging local school students to follow his lead by studying a school-based apprenticeship as data reveals those who complete...