Topic: Training and skills

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 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, […]

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

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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Free TAFE Kicks Off In Geelong At The Gordon

Geelong students and job seekers are getting into training through the Andrews Labor Government’s Free TAFE program, with more than 600 students already enrolled in Free TAFE courses at The Gordon, a jump of 28 per cent compared with those courses at the same time last year. Minster for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney also […]

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Second Round University And TAFE Offers Released

Students who missed out on first-round university offers or those wishing to be considered for course preferences higher than their first offer will today find out if they have received an offer. Today more than 7000 second round offers have been made to students for undergraduate and vocational courses. Minister for Higher Education and Minister […]

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Victorians Rush To Start Free TAFE

Around 3000 Victorians have begun working towards a Free TAFE qualification, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews, Acting Minister for Skills and Training and Higher Education James Merlino and Member for Frankston Paul Edbrooke today met with Free TAFE students studying nursing and automotive courses at Chisholm Institute in Frankston. These students […]

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First Round University And TAFE Offers Released

The wait is over for many Victorian students who will find out today if they have received a first-round university or TAFE offer. Today 51,638 main round offers have been made to students for undergraduate and vocational courses. Acting Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education James Merlino today congratulated all students who received […]

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