Category: Minister for Training and Skills

Free TAFE Starts At GOTAFE Shepparton

Students and job seekers in Shepparton are starting courses through the Andrews Labor Government’s Free TAFE program, with almost 200 students having begun their training at GOTAFE in Shepparton. This is a 15 per cent increase in the number of students undertaking those courses compared to the same time last year. Minster for Training and […]

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Free TAFE Provides Links To Jobs At Benalla Precast Facility

Students and job seekers in Benalla now have access to training that leads to jobs supporting some of Victoria’s biggest infrastructure projects, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s Free TAFE program. Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney visited the $60 million LS Precast facility, which supplies precast concrete for major infrastructure projects and is […]

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February Free TAFE Enrolments Skyrocket

Thousands of Victorians are on the way to getting the skills they need for the most in-demand jobs, with 13,500 students now enrolled in training under the Andrews Labor Government’s Free TAFE initiative. Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney announced that February saw a 60 per cent increase in Free TAFE course enrolments compared […]

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Free TAFE Boosts Women’s Participation In Training

Thousands of Victorian women are on the way to getting the skills they need to secure jobs in high demand industries, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s Free TAFE initiative. There are now 8,000 female students enrolled in Free TAFE courses across the state – an increase of 77 per cent of female students undertaking […]

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Free TAFE Supports 500 Students To Start At South West

Students and job seekers from Victoria’s South West are starting courses through the Andrews Labor Government’s Free TAFE program, with almost 500 students having begun their training at South West TAFE. This is double the number of students undertaking those courses compared to the same time last year. Minster for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney […]

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Free TAFE Kicks Off In Bendigo

Bendigo locals are getting into training under the Andrews Government’s Free TAFE program, with more than 400 students enrolled in Free TAFE courses in Bendigo, Castlemaine and Echuca. Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney joined Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards at the Bendigo TAFE and Kangan Institute, where more than 1000 students have […]

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Free TAFE Starts At Federation Training Morwell

Students and job seekers from the Latrobe Valley are getting into training through the Andrews Government’s Free TAFE program, with more than 1000 students already enrolled in Free TAFE courses at Federation Training. This is four times the number of students undertaking those courses compared to the same time last year. Minster for Training and […]

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Free TAFE Starts At Chisholm Wonthaggi

Wonthaggi students and job seekers are getting into training through the Andrews Labor Government’s Free TAFE program, with 30 students already enrolled in priority courses at Chisholm Institute Wonthaggi. Minster for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney joined Member for Bass Jordan Crugnale today to meet with students studying Free TAFE certificate courses in Individual Support, […]

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Nominations Open For 65th Victorian Training Awards

Apprentices, students, teachers, employers and training providers can now nominate for the 65th Victorian Training Awards. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney has opened nominations for the awards, which recognise and honour the outstanding achievements of individuals and organisations in the Victorian TAFE and training sector. There are 16 categories including […]

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Free TAFE Kicks Off At Federation University

The number of Ballarat region students enrolling in priority courses has more than doubled, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s Free TAFE initiative. More than 500 students have already enrolled in Free TAFE courses at Federation University, a jump of 135 per cent compared to the same time last year. Minister for Training and Skills […]

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