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SWIM TO SURVIVE: New TAFE NSW course aimed at stemming rising tide of tragedy

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07 December 2021 - 11:12 AM

The head of a local swim centre has welcomed a new TAFE NSW Shellharbour course to train the next generation of swim instructors, as the industry continues to be buffeted by a worsening skills shortage.

BAPTISM BY FIRE: TAFE NSW helps Jess thrive on COVID frontline

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13 October 2021 - 9:20 AM

A TAFE NSW Shellharbour nursing student has described her “baptism by fire” at being thrust into the COVID-19 frontline and revealed the personal pain driving her to become a mental health nurse.

POWERED BY PASSION: How TAFE NSW helped Teagan shape young hearts and minds

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06 October 2021 - 1:02 PM

A TAFE NSW graduate with a passion for working with vulnerable children has now set her sights on helping shape the future direction of the early childhood education sector.

BUILDING HOPE: How TAFE NSW helped Steve 'break the chain'

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04 August 2021 - 2:30 PM

A life-changing series of events have seen Albion Park's Steve Bastian recognised as an inspiring Aboriginal role model at the 2021 Gilli Awards.

TALKING SHOP: Corey credits TAFE NSW for turbocharging his career

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16 December 2020 - 3:38 PM

A Nowra man scaling the rungs of the Kmart corporate ladder has credited TAFE NSW with helping him turbocharge his career.

PILLAR OF SUPPORT: How TAFE NSW helped Nick make his ability shine

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13 November 2020 - 2:53 PM

An inspiring TAFE NSW Shellharbour graduate living with cerebral palsy and an intellectual disability has credited TAFE NSW with helping empower him to secure his first job.

CHILD'S PLAY: How TAFE NSW helped Katie shape young hearts and minds

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29 October 2020 - 1:35 PM

A Wollongong childcare educator living with a rare condition that has seen her break bones nearly 50 times in her young life has now trained her focus on opening an “all-inclusive” childcare centre.

SLIDING DOORS: How TAFE NSW helped Daniela find her calling for caring

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31 August 2020 - 9:49 AM

A Wollongong mum who arrived in Australia with little English but a long-held dream to be an early childhood educator has urged other locals to “believe in themselves and follow their professional passion”.

TAFE NSW Wollongong and Shellharbour offer a taste of careers in growth area

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15 July 2019 - 10:35 AM

The health, wellbeing and community services sector needs qualified employees and a TAFE NSW is offering a seven-week taste of the industry. TAFE NSW Head teacher of Community...