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SCHOOL LEAVER GETS SECOND SHOT AT SUCCESS THANKS TO TAFE NSW 

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12 October 2020 - 9:00 AM

A Glenwood local has fast-tracked her way to university after she was diagnosed with a medical condition in her final year of high school, which prevented her from completing the HSC.

TAFE NSW sets Nicole on path to success

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24 July 2020 - 12:38 PM

Nicole Healey says that a vocational alternative to the HSC has been vital to putting her on the path to success at university.

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.

How TAFE NSW changed Kyra’s life

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23 January 2020 - 10:50 AM

Engadine local Kyra Scott says finishing her schooling with TAFE NSW changed her life. Now she’s encouraging any students to consider the range of study options available at TAFE NSW to enhance their career options and experience the same life-changing results.

TAFE NSW Cooma gives Hannah a head start to a career in mental health

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08 October 2019 - 2:52 PM

A home-schooled Nimmitabel teenager is using a TAFE NSW course to graduate from year 12 without having set foot in a classroom for seven years.

How TAFE NSW 'nursed' Courtney's career to health

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13 March 2019 - 8:57 AM

After a series of health struggles that rendered her unable to finish her HSC, Courtney Jones thought her dreams of a career in nursing were over. Enter TAFE NSW.

Back to basics: Nanette's life-changing experience at TAFE NSW Finley

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05 February 2019 - 2:55 PM

Nanette Hopper was paralysed by fear at the prospect of going "back to school". Her dramatic transformation is testament to the power of education at TAFE NSW.

Athena uses TAFE NSW as a one-year-shortcut to university

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31 January 2019 - 6:00 PM

Despite battling a painful and crippling condition that ended her school studies in year 11, Athena Withnall has gained an ATAR equivalent at TAFE NSW of 98.

Alex has a 'whale' of a time thanks to TAFE NSW

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23 January 2019 - 2:35 PM

Alex Edelman's obsession with killer whales saw her destined for a career in marine biology. But it wouldn't have happened without the help of a unique TAFE NSW course.

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Contacts

Corporate Issues
Jon Childs
Jon.childs@tafensw.edu.au
0458 750 753

Sydney Metropolitan
Kellie Dillon
kellie.dillon7@tafensw.edu.au
0408 006 866

Western Sydney
Jessica Cortis
Jessica.Cortis1@tafensw.edu.au
0456 170 211

Western NSW and New England North West
Emma Curtis
Emma.Curtis15@tafensw.edu.au
0427 901 515

Southern NSW, Riverina and Illawarra
Daniel Johns
Daniel.Johns9@tafensw.edu.au
0477 722 428

North Coast, Mid North Coast, Hunter and Central Coast
Sarah Lievore
Sarah.Lievore1@tafensw.edu.au
0403 513 963