Category: Minister for Training and Skills

Skills To Support Victoria’s Economy

A major review commissioned by the Andrews Labor Government has released an issues paper into Victoria’s post-secondary education and training system and is calling for feedback from students, providers, industry and community groups. The Skills for Victoria’s Growing Economy review, led by former Federal Minister Jenny Macklin, is focused on designing a system that meets […]

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Early Childhood Free TAFE Courses Get Underway In Colac

More learners across Colac are set to gain a rewarding career in early childhood education, ensuring our youngest Victorians get the best start in life. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney today visited South West TAFE’s Colac campus to officially launch the start of the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Training and Skills, Western Victoria Region

New Innovation Space Open At South West TAFE

Entrepreneurs and students in Warrnambool now have access to a new tech-enabled, collaborative working space at South West TAFE thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills and Minister for Higher Education Gayle Tierney today opened The Hive Entrepreneurial Incubator Space — a new co-working space on South West TAFE’s Warrnambool campus […]

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Funding Boost To Train Victorian Maritime Students

Maritime students at South West TAFE now have a state-of-the-art training boat to learn on, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney visited Portland today to launch the vessel and announce almost $480,000 of funding for the Certificate II in Maritime Operations, covering the cost of the boat and […]

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New Wallan GOTAFE Campus Up And Running

Students in Wallan and surrounding areas now have a TAFE campus to call their own. Minister for Training and Skills and Minister for Higher Education Gayle Tierney today opened GOTAFE’s brand new Wallan Campus, where courses commence this month. The High Street campus will give students in one of the fastest-growing residential areas in the […]

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Nominations Open For 2020 Victorian Training Awards

Apprentices, students, teachers, employers, training providers and Learn Locals can now nominate for the 66th Victorian Training Awards. Minister for Training and Skills and for Higher Education Gayle Tierney opened nominations for the awards, which recognise and honour the outstanding achievements of individuals, organisations, employers, and training and community providers in the Victorian TAFE and […]

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Works Underway On Bendigo TAFE Revitalisation Project

Students in Bendigo are a step closer to having the modern training facilities they deserve, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney today joined Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan and Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards to announce Kane Nicholson would build Bendigo TAFE’s Bendigo […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Training and Skills, Northern Victoria Region

Extra Support For Bushfire-Affected TAFE Students

Students at TAFE Gippsland who have been affected by the bushfires will benefit from additional scholarships and support, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills and Minister for Higher Education Gayle Tierney today announced up to $200,000 of community services funding during a visit to TAFE Gippsland’s Bairnsdale campus in response […]

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Early Childhood Free TAFE Courses Get Underway

More learners across Victoria will gain a rewarding career in early childhood education and care, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney today visited Holmesglen Institute’s Glen Waverley campus to officially launch the start of the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care and Diploma […]

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New Sunshine Skills Hub Opens Its Doors To Students

Students in Melbourne’s west now have access to a brand-new skills hub at Victoria University Polytechnic, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney today opened the new Sunshine Skills Hub and met with female students to celebrate International Day of Women and Girls in Science. The […]

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