Apprenticeships – Get skilled for tomorrow’s workforce
See the real challenges you might encounter in your chosen field and start the practical training that will help you meet them
Apprenticeships give you the chance to pick up knowledge on the job and learn from the best – the perfect place to start a long and prosperous career – especially in today’s trade-hungry job market.
The joy of learning and where it can take you!
Pursuing a passion and mastering a new skill creates a powerful sense of fulfilment and happiness
There’s no doubt that education can lead to some pretty awesome outcomes. But what about the educational journey itself? We’ve all heard the saying that it’s just as much about the journey as it is about the destination. And this holds true for learning. Here are some different reasons why learning simply for learning’s sake can be an enriching and valuable experience. Read more…
How to love your job
Identifying what you’re really unhappy about just takes some honest introspection with no interference from the ego
They say romantic relationships can get the ‘seven year itch’. But does the same principle apply to jobs and careers? Read more…
VET graduates VS Uni graduates – the facts from Skilling Australia
If you were to guess who the highest paid graduates in Australia were, would you guess doctors, lawyers, bankers perhaps? Read more…
TAFE NSW Open Week – Why you need to be here!
Are you looking for career inspiration, a career change or looking to advance your skills? If you answered yes to any of these, you need to come along to the TAFE NSW Open Week. Read more…
Do I need a Certificate, Diploma or Bachelor Degree?
It can be difficult understanding what different qualifications mean and which one is right for you
For those new to the world of post-school education there seems to be an ever-expanding number of qualifications, but they can be divided into three basic categories: certificate, diploma and Bachelor degree.
Valentine’s Day at TAFE – who’s got the love bug?
Happy Valentine’s Day everyone!
We’re certainly getting in to the spirit here at TAFE NSW. There’s lots and lots happening around our campuses this week so no need to sob into your Ben & Jerry’s if you’ve no plans for the day – celebrate with us!
Whether you’re a culinary enthusiast, a book lover or a creative soul, there’s plenty to get involved in. Take a look at how some of our students are marking the occasion:
10 career tips for school leavers
For many school leavers, that final ATAR score can mean a seamless leap straight into University. But for many others, the results may be disappointing. What are the options in such a competitive market?
Finding casual work while studying
It’s still possible to find ‘gateway jobs’ that allow you to learn while you earn
Nowadays the large majority of students combine part-time work with study. But the clever ones aim to get more than a pay cheque out of their job. Read more…