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  • News

    Paying lip service

    A TAFE NSW staff member from Wagga Wagga is on track to successfully break her own fundraising record for women's mental health awareness.

    26 September 2016

  • Writing on the wall


    Writing on the wall

    North Coast TAFE students studying mental health and community services are participating in a volunteer art project aimed at beautifying the community.

    23 September 2016

  • Dressed for success


    Dressed for success

    A Sydney TAFE fashion design student is in the running for a $2,000 prize and a coveted internship with a popular Australian fashion label.

    21 September 2016

  • Jessica shows her mettle


    Jessica shows her mettle

    A female metal fabrication and welding student is quietly showing her male classmates that woman can be just as competent in traditionally male-dominated trades as men.

    19 September 2016

  • New transport facility opens


    New transport facility opens

    TAFE NSW's long-awaited, state-of-the-art new Transport Technology hub was officially opened on Monday 12 September at Wetherill Park.

    14 September 2016

  • Excellence in commercial cookery pays off


    Excellence in commercial cookery pays off

    Brent Strong from Shoalhaven has won the 2016 TAFE NSW Bicentenary Oliver C Shaul Scholarship in a state-wide competition.

    13 September 2016

  • TAFE NSW shines at the 2016 NSW Training Awards


    TAFE NSW shines at the 2016 NSW Training Awards

    TAFE NSW stole the show at the NSW Training Awards held on Thursday 8 September at the Four Points by Sheraton, Darling Harbour.

    09 September 2016

  • Good things come in Bite Sizes


    Good things come in Bite Sizes

    Hunter TAFE performing arts students are in the final stages of preparation for the annual Clegg Festival, a smorgasbord of thought-provoking short plays that have been written and directed by the students themselves.

    16 August 2016

  • 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