Ballina

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About TAFE NSW Ballina

TAFE NSW Ballina is a warm and welcoming place to study, with a close-knit community of friendly teachers, supportive staff and a large multicultural population of students.

Our innovative campus is home to a state-of-the-art maritime section with simulated training equipment and an operational boat for practical lessons. Here you will find specialised learning environments for nursing, retail and business as well training programs for general education, information technology and welfare.

The Northern Rivers region is brimming with things to do on land and sea, and is renowned for its quality beaches like nearby Byron Bay. The township of Ballina is an expanding regional centre, located at the entrance to the Richmond River in the Bundjalung Aboriginal nation.

If you’re looking to enter the workforce armed with invaluable experience and practical skills, check out the courses available at TAFE NSW Ballina.

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Address
154 Burnet Street BALLINA NSW 2478
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To locate a disability consultant for TAFE NSW Ballina, visit the Disability Support Services page.

Quick facts at a glance

800+

currently enrolled students

50+

qualified staff providing quality education

5+

years industry experience to teach at TAFE NSW

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Facilities available at TAFE NSW Ballina

  • State-of-the-art maritime training facility
  • Simulated hospital nursing environment
  • Simulated fire-suppression training facility
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD) computer labs

  • Simulated business offices
  • Virtual retail operation skills centre
  • North Coast TAFE Jobs Hub
  • ‘Pathways’ - an operational training café open to the public

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Student life

    • Wishing everyone s safe and happy Easter long weekend break. Classes resume Tuesday 3, April.

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    • Preparing for a wonderful night of celebrating the achievements of our fantastic students #2017BallinaTAFEAwardsofExcellence

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  • LEARN THE SKILLS YOU NEED TO BUILD YOUR CAREER IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION WITH A CERTIFICATE III IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (BSB30415) If you would like more information, pop into one of our TAFE campuses and talk to one of our amazing Student Central staff, follow the link to our website: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/course/BSB30415-01/Certificate-III-in-Business-Administration/ -OR- give us a call 1300 628 233.

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  • DO YOU WANT TO BE A WORKPLACE TEAM LEADER? ARE YOU ORGANISED, PROFESSIONAL AND LOOKING FOR A CHALLENGE? BE INSPIRED WITH A CERTIFICATE IV IN NEW SMALL BUSINESS (BSB42615) If you would like more information, pop into one of our TAFE campuses and talk to one of our amazing Student Central staff, follow the link to our website: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/course/BSB42615-01/Certificate-IV-in-New-Small-Business/ -OR- give us a call 1300 628 233.

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  • DO YOU WANT TO BE A WORKPLACE TEAM LEADER? ARE YOU ORGANISED, PROFESSIONAL AND LOOKING FOR A CHALLENGE? BE INSPIRED WITH A CERTIFICATE IV IN NEW SMALL BUSINESS (BSB42615) If you would like more information, pop into one of our TAFE campuses and talk to one of our amazing Student Central staff, follow the link to our website: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/course/BSB42615-01/Certificate-IV-in-New-Small-Business/ -OR- give us a call 1300 628 233.

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  • DO YOU WANT TO BE A WORKPLACE TEAM LEADER? ARE YOU ORGANISED, PROFESSIONAL AND LOOKING FOR A CHALLENGE? BE INSPIRED WITH A CERTIFICATE IV IN NEW SMALL BUSINESS (BSB42615) If you would like more information, pop into one of our TAFE campuses and talk to one of our amazing Student Central staff, follow the link to our website: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/course/BSB42615-01/Certificate-IV-in-New-Small-Business/ -OR- give us a call 1300 628 233.

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    • Are you over 50 and looking at starting a new career? Maybe you are looking to up skill in your current career. Come and see our wonderful staff and many other mature aged services at the IRT Careers Expo currently at the Ballina RSL.

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    • Short courses are the perfect way to help you boost your current skills faster, give you the confidence to broaden your career prospects or even find a new passion. Be a skills seeker. Enrol today. http://ora.cl/ok67e

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  • Want to add Excellence Award winner to your CV? Hurry, nominations for 2018 TAFE NSW Excellence awards close Friday 2 March. Sebastian Barkoczy (pic) won the 2015 Student of the Year award, gaining industry recognition, pr opportunities and prize money as well as the 2015 NSW Training Award for vocational student of the year! Be recognised for your achievements. Apply now. http://ora.cl/yL4mH

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  • Need to up-skill or find a new career? Discover the right short course for you! https://www.tafensw.edu.au/short-courses.

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  • Did you know that nominations for 2018 TAFE NSW Student Excellence Awards are open? Come on, don't be shy. You've worked hard, now it's time to get recognised for your achievements. Check out the award categories and get cracking, you just might be our 2018 student of the year! #Be Ambitious http://ora.cl/zv1KS

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  • Come join us: FREE Welcome BBQ - for new and returning students Where: Ballina Tafe- On the grass near the canteen When: 28th February between 12.00pm and 1.30pm There wll be sausages, veggie patties, falafels and onions.

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