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  • Facts

    Setting the record on: Course fees

    Fees for Smart and Skilled courses are set by the NSW government and are applicable to all RTOs delivering Smart and Skilled courses in NSW.

    11 August 2016

  • Facts

    Setting the record on: Disability Support

    TAFE NSW is committed to services that support students with disabilities. Our commitment to providing educational opportunities for students with disabilities remains strong. In fact, we are broadening our reach across NSW, not reducing it. We are providing more accessible, better targeted and convenient training.

    11 August 2016

  • Facts

    Setting the record on: Jobs

    TAFE NSW has a large, ageing workforce of over 19,000 people, with almost 60% of TAFE teachers aged 51 or over. To put this into perspective, TAFE NSW has nearly 4,000 staff who are over the age of 60. Nearly 400 staff are over 71 years of age. This leads to a measured exit rate for employees in the area or retirement.

    09 August 2016

  • Fleeced!



    Shearing a real sheep was probably something these Japanese students never thought they'd ever do in their lifetimes.

    05 August 2016

  • Minding their own business


    Minding their own business

    North Coast TAFE's Macksville Campus will be the location of a new business networking event for local entrepreneurs and stakeholders.

    04 August 2016

  • Rooty Hill High gets the lowdown from Rob


    Rooty Hill High gets the lowdown from Rob

    Comedy actor Rob Shehadie has visited Rooty Hill High school to stress to students that TAFE is a viable option.

    02 August 2016

  • 'OneTAFE' gets thumbs up in the west


    'OneTAFE' gets thumbs up in the west

    NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro's 'One TAFE' vision was given the nod of approval from TAFE Western students, staff and stakeholders at a meeting in Dubbo.

    01 August 2016

  • Beating the odds


    Beating the odds

    A legally blind student from Macquarie Fields has won the 2016 TAFE NSW South Western Sydney foundation skills award with a tertiary entrance score of 95 per cent.

    26 July 2016

  • Brick by brick


    Brick by brick

    That's how Nader Sameer is rebuilding his new life in Australia after fleeing war-torn Iraq with his family. And he's doing it with TAFE NSW.

    25 July 2016

  • Forklift licences granted at Deniliquin


    Forklift licences granted at Deniliquin

    One hundred new forklift licences have been granted to eager operators at Deniliquin TAFE, in the Riverina.

    22 July 2016

  • Bridging the gap


    Bridging the gap

    Wauchope TAFE is offering a computer survival course for people lacking basic computer skills.

    21 July 2016

  • Refurbishments for regional campuses


    Refurbishments for regional campuses

    Several regional TAFE NSW campuses have been earmarked for major refurbishments.

    20 July 2016