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Giant leap of faith from Mining to Construction pays dividends for TAFE NSW graduate

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19 February 2020 - 11:00 AM

TAFE NSW has helped Mitch Tarlinton take a career leap of faith, arming him with the skills to seamlessly switch from mining to construction and reap the rewards of this booming industry, after completing an Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying online. Continuous relocation in the mining sector led Mitch to seek alternate career options, hence his leap of faith to become a building certifier and study online with TAFE Digital.

From Russia for love: TAFE Digital graduate secures permanent role with Leda Ag

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06 February 2020 - 10:10 AM

Since moving from Russia to Australia to be with her husband, Kristina Martynova’s ambition to secure permanent work with Leda Ag quickly came to fruition after completing a Certificate III in Spoken and Written English with TAFE Digital. Her interest in business English helped her play a key role in preparing Standard Operating Procedure documentation to stabalise work processes and increase manufacturing productivity.

TAFE Digital gives graduate extra edge for Sydney Light Rail project

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30 January 2020 - 10:30 AM

Angela Lynch had her sights firmly set on working on a large infrastructure project when she enrolled in a Certificate IV in Project Management Practice with TAFE Digital. Steve Pascall, Project Director at Transport for New South Wales, said it is great to see how Angela applied the vocational experience she gained at TAFE to help maximise return on investment for this massive infrastructure project, which has generated 10,000 direct and indirect jobs for NSW.

Creativity transcends hairdressing to building design for TAFE Digital graduate

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21 January 2020 - 2:00 PM

Jolie King’s desire and entrepreneurial flair to produce custom building designs has come to fruition since completing a Diploma of Building Design with TAFE Digital and starting JE Design Studio in Coffs Harbour. Jolie is currently working on a Riverside alterations and additions project, opening up the floor plan to create an inviting space, capturing river views.

Award winning TAFE Digital audiometry teacher an avid kids advocate

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20 January 2020 - 10:57 AM

Ashleigh Toynton, a TAFE Digital graduate and award winning teacher, has established a niche business related to childhood hearing loss, called Hearing Tests 4 Kids.

TAFE NSW inspires finance guru to develop travel app - the world truly is her oyster

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16 January 2020 - 1:45 PM

Cremorne finance specialist, Margaret Scott, was inspired to use her spreadsheet skills to develop a travel app showcasing the best views in the world and studied a Certificate IV in Guiding with TAFE NSW, followed with an online Certificate III in Travel with TAFE Digital. Views On Top for iPhone and Android showcases over 850 destinations in 450 popular locations, across 85 countries.

Seafaring TAFE Digital student studies at sea while sailing African, PNG and Australian waters

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13 January 2020 - 2:13 PM

The career of one St Ives school leaver is sailing ahead at a rapid rate of knots as he chalks up thousands of nautical miles’ seafaring experience with NGOs Sea Shepherd Global in Africa and YWAM Medical Ships in Papua New Guinea, and now with Reef Encounter, a Great Barrier Reef tourism and diving vessel.

TAFE NSW graduate pursues hospitality jobs boom in ACT at five star level

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09 January 2020 - 11:28 AM

TAFE NSW graduate Thi Tuyet Le, also known as Elle, is combatting the hospitality skills deficiency in the Australian Capital Territory by upskilling to pursue her dream job at the prestigious Hyatt Hotel in Canberra. Elle said it was tremendous she could set her own schedule to study a Diploma of Hospitality Management with TAFE Digital in an online environment, from the comfort of her home, at her own pace.”

TAFE Digital graduate flying high with diploma in hand at Flight Centre

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05 December 2019 - 9:36 AM

Sonia Ursino has landed her dream job at Flight Centre Seven Hills since completing a Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management with TAFE Digital. Travel is an exciting, constantly evolving industry Sonia has always wanted to pursue for a career. She said the teachers were amazing and kept her motivated with their in-depth, industry-relevant experience.

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Corporate Issues
Jon Childs
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0458 750 753

Sydney Metropolitan
Alice Dalley
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0402 528 210

Western Sydney
Jessica Cortis
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0456 170 211

Western NSW and New England North West
Emma Curtis
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0427 901 515

Southern NSW, Riverina and Illawarra
Daniel Johns
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0477 722 428

Adam Wright
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0466 375 552

North Coast, Mid North Coast, Hunter and Central Coast
Andrew Woodcock
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0409 324 379

Sarah Lievore
Sarah.Lievore1@tafensw.edu.au
0403 513 963

TAFE Digital
Bonny Gunn
Bonny.Gunn@tafensw.edu.au
0417 134 048