Gilgandra news stories

TAFE’s most outstanding staff recognised at prestigious awards (25 Nov 16)

TAFE Western’s most outstanding staff for 2016 were recognised at the organisation’s prestigious Institute Director’s Awards last night.

Macquarie Credit Union supports TAFE students (15 Sep 16)

“For the past couple of years Macquarie Credit Union has generously provided more than $20,000 in financial contributions that go a long way to assisting our students achieve their training and education goals."

Michael Parris TAFE Western’s Most Outstanding Graduating Student (27 May 16)

“Michael demonstrated all of these qualities and many more during his time studying at TAFE Western. He was a valued team member, was well respected by his peers and an exceptional student, so is a very deserving winner of our most prestigious award.”

International appreciation for TAFE Western’s delivery expertise (06 May 16)

“This masterclass helped provide a foundation for participants to grow their online and blended delivery strategies in new and innovative ways."

Star-studded line-up for Bangamalanha Conference (26 Apr 16)

“We believe that we have gathered a group of truly inspirational Aboriginal speakers, the likes that have not been seen at an event like this in Dubbo before."

Extensive IT options available at TAFE Western (04 Feb 16)

“So if you are a beginner or want to upgrade your skills or expand into different areas, we have a number of courses perfect for people of all ages and skills."

TAFE Western students rank among the best in NSW (25 Jan 16)

“For TAFE Western to have four students out of thousands across the entire state in the top 60 is a great result for the organisation and speaks volumes for our teachers’ abilities.”

Jiangsu partnership delights TAFE Western (22 Jan 16)

“We’re anticipating that Jiangsu will send two different study groups, including staff and students, to TAFE Western in 2016 to enhance their skills and knowledge and gain a ‘real’ Australian cultural experience at our regional colleges."

TAFE Western at Tamworth Country Music Festival (14 Jan 16)

“TAFE Western staff and students will also help festival goers learn to play an instrument and sing language songs, as well as provide information and advice about our Indigenous Police Recruitment Our Way (IPROWD) program, our Maliyan Experience Project, and all of our other courses.”

Staff excellence recognised at Institute Director’s Awards (27 Nov 15)

“Staff at TAFE Western continue to thrive in a rapidly-changing environment and these awards are a small way to thank them for the hard work they put in and their ongoing commitment to our key business principles, which make us the leading provider of education and training solutions in western NSW.”