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Information for high-school students

Get a step closer to your dream career while you’re still at school. Our practical learning pathways into TAFE, uni or work can put you ahead of the pack.

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Apprenticeship & traineeship opportunities

Jump into paid work, develop your skills and gain a nationally accredited qualification at the same time. We’re the largest provider of on and off the job traineeships and apprenticeships on the north coast.

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Aboriginal Learning Circle

Collaborating across the state with a shared vision for the achievement of culturally appropriate solutions for Aboriginal people, communities, organisations and employers.

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Student life

    • 6 Oct
      Term four begins
      All day at Ballina; Casino ...

      Most on-campus classes resume this week

      6 Oct 15
      Event
    • 6 Oct
      Term four begins
      All day at Ballina; Casino ...

      Most on-campus classes resume this week

      6 Oct 15
      Event
  • 21 Sep
    Spring student vacation
    All day at Ballina; Casino ...

    Monday 21 September to Monday 5 October

    21 Sep 15
    Event
  • 15 Jul
    Semester 2 Information Session: Certificate III in Education Support
    09:30 am at Kempsey

    Explore how you can get started on your path to work in the flourishing childcare industry

    15 Jul 15
    Event
  • 14 Jul
    Black Tie Dinner
    06:30 pm at Kingscliff

    Celebrate the Tweed Food Festival with a night of fine dining and entertainment.

    14 Jul 15
    Event
  • 13 Jul
    Semester two begins
    All day at Ballina; Casino ...

    Most on-campus classes start this week

    13 Jul 15
    Event
    • 13 Jul
      Semester two begins
      All day at Ballina; Casino ...

      Most on-campus classes start this week

      13 Jul 15
      Event
    • 12 Jul
      Open Mic Nite (NAIDOC Week Event)
      11:30 am at Kempsey

      1st ever Dunghutti Indigenous Community Education Open Mic Nite

      12 Jul 15
      Event
  • 8 Jul
    Tender Fundamentals - Writing tenders in a competitive environment (Kempsey)
    05:00 pm at Kempsey

    Improve your tenders with expert advice from presenter, Steve Vermey in this North Coast TAFE workshop

    8 Jul 15
    Event
  • 7 Jul
    Tender Fundamentals - Writing tenders in a competitive environment (Macksville)
    05:00 pm at Macksville

    Improve your tenders with expert advice from presenter, Steve Vermey in this North Coast TAFE workshop

    7 Jul 15
    Event
  • 7 Jul
    Tender Fundamentals - Writing tenders in a competitive environment (Coffs Harbour)
    07:00 am at Coffs Harbour Education CampusCoffs Harbour;

    Improve your tenders with expert advice from presenter, Steve Vermey in this North Coast TAFE workshop

    7 Jul 15
    Event
  • 6 Jul
    Tender Fundamentals - Writing tenders in a competitive environment (Grafton)
    05:00 pm at Grafton

    Improve your tenders with expert advice from presenter, Steve Vermey in this North Coast TAFE workshop

    6 Jul 15
    Event