“I wouldn’t have been able to arrange work experience on my own. I am grateful for the assistance of Helen Doble (TAFE NSW SEE Program Coordinator and Foundation Skills Teacher) and TAFE NSW - they really did help me relaunch my career.”
“I really enjoyed being able to study with my Mum, TAFE NSW provides a friendly environment which allows you to learn and mix with people of different ages."
“There was never had a lot of children my age around me growing up, I was the youngest, so being surrounded by children each day fills my life with a little more play time."
Roxanne Streatfield said enrolments were now open for courses on Microsoft products that employers recognise at TAFE NSW, including Intermediate Excel, Intermediate Word and a Statement of Attainment in Advanced Skills in Microsoft Applications.
“Thanks to TAFE NSW, I was able to travel a short distance to the Coonabrabran Connected Learning Centre and connect easily by video conference with my teachers and other students at TAFE NSW Dubbo,” she said.
“Employers recognise the importance of specialist training and these short courses look great on your resume. The best part is you can study a short course when it suits you, at one of our campuses, online or in your workplace.”
“Accomodation and food services is classed as one of the top five industries in terms of opportunities and growth across the country, and is the leading youth employment section in NSW, with 300,000 regional workers employed in the industry annually – 45 per cent of which are employees aged between 15-24.
“With TAFE NSW’s innovative flexible learning options, I was able to study when it was convenient for me as opposed to attending set classes. The highly skilled and knowledgeable staff were a fantastic help, only being an email or phone call away if I needed help.”
“A highlight of this position so far has been working with Nine-W on BMW GT3 cars in my hometown at the 2018 Bathurst 12 Hour.”
“TAFE NSW gave me the support, encouragement and hands-on skills I needed to work in the child care industry.”
“Every year TAFE NSW students have the chance to help at the Motorsport Training Centre at Mount Panorama, with drivers and teams in many different classes relying on us to help them with mechanical and bodywork repairs to get them back on the track and racing again.”
“I am very grateful for the support I received from the staff at TAFE NSW Mudgee and in particular my teacher Jim (James Mackin),” he said. “He was flexible and made me feel comfortable considering the circumstances.
"In my previous hospitality role I had some experience in administration but didn’t like my chances of being successful in an interview without training, which led to my decision to enrol in a Certificate III in Administration at TAFE NSW Cowra."
“Make sure you don’t forget to spoil your four-legged friends this Christmas. Their love is unconditional all year around so this is a nice way to include them in your Christmas celebrations."
“We experienced a significant increase in interest and enrolments in the Certificate II in Agriculture course. This is because this is a massive growth area and there’s a skills shortage in agriculture right across NSW."