With skilled disability support workers currently in high demand and expected to be for some time as a result of the roll out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), Central West disability service provider Vivability is getting on the front foot by offering their staff the opportunity to upskill at TAFE NSW.
“Completing a Certificate III and IV in Outdoor Recreation at TAFE NSW Lithgow has given me the skills to challenge myself and help others to grow and learn about the outdoors."
“This study tour was part of an ongoing partnership we have with Jiangsu Agri-animal Husbandry Vocational College. It’s great to showcase TAFE NSW as Australia’s leading training provider, and give students from TAFE NSW and China the opportunity to participate in life-changing international education opportunities.”
“We believe that traineeships are an ideal way to learn by combining essential theoretical concepts at TAFE NSW and the development of practical on-the-job skills at Towri MACS.”
“Women’s Health Week serves as a timely reminder to start investing in your health and wellbeing and by following a few simple steps, you can create and maintain a healthy lifestyle.”
“To me, slow-cooked lamb shoulder would have to be one of the best winter recipes. This recipe is quick and easy and will satisfy your cravings."
“The Student Hub is a one-stop-shop for students, who can now access a range of important services such as counselling, library services, Aboriginal student support, disability support services, course and career information, teaching support and advice and much more, all from the one location."
“By undertaking the research, I hope to learn best-practice strategies to build resilience in the classroom to enhance a young person’s ability to cope with adverse life events, as well as keeping the youth cohort engaged and on a pathway to success at TAFE NSW.”
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.
“Just to emphasise how popular Outdoor Recreation courses are at Lithgow, the certificates II, III and IV were all in the top 10 most popular courses."