About TAFE NSW Kempsey

TAFE NSW Kempsey has a great community feel, a focus on sustainability and friendly staff and students who get involved with local projects like community gardens and agricultural events. Here you will find an active student life with regular events like the Poetry Slam and Reconciliation Day activities, and the popular Drumming Circle.

The campus is home to trade workshops for automotive, metal fabrication and welding. It also features beauty and hairdressing facilities as well as extensive fashion room facilities. We also have specialist facilities for children’s services and aged care studies.

TAFE NSW Kempsey, in the Dunghutti Aboriginal nation, is an integral part of the Kempsey community, which is surrounded by fertile beef and dairy farmlands.

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


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58 Sea Street WEST KEMPSEY NSW 2440
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Facilities available at TAFE NSW Kempsey

  • Disabled parking
  • Canteen
  • Library
  • Learner support centre
  • Nursing lab
  • Auto and engineering workshops
  • Child care playgroup
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Student life


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    • Join our TAFE Talks Facebook live event to find out about TAFE NSW Degrees and Higher Education options. Hear from our degree experts and get your questions answered, and your teenager on the right career path. Be informed about 2019 study options. Join the live stream via TAFE NSW FB page. Tuesday 11 December,1pm-2pm.

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  • Graduating students, don't forget nominations for the 2019 Excellence Awards, close on the 14 December! We know it's a busy time for many of you finalising your assignments and showcasing your final works, but that's exactly why you should apply. Get recognised for your hard work, dedication, passion and for making a difference inside and outside of the classroom! Winning a TAFE NSW Excellence Award can lead to many more exciting opportunities to get recognised in your industry. Be Ambitious. Be Excellent. Find out more. See you on the podium!

    30 Nov 0 Like
  • This could be a great opportunity to gain some practical work experience 😃

    29 Nov 0 Like
  • Kempsey staff taking on the #bookface challenge.

    27 Nov 0 Like
  • What a great initiative from Kempsey Shire Council. Do you recognise any of these faces?

    2 Nov 0 Like
    • Free Youth Mental Health First Aid course thanks to Baylin's Gift.

      24 Oct 0 Like
    • Due to unforeseen circumstances tomorrow's Stress Less Day has been postponed until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience.

      23 Oct 0 Like
  • Big thanks to Triple M's Tradies Thursday for coming to Kempsey today to celebrate our amazing apprentices in our auotmotive & engineering sections.

    18 Oct 0 Like
  • Welcome back to our students and teachers. We hope you've had a great break and are ready to make the most of term 4. For many of you term 4, is a busy time preparing for your final assessments, exams, major works and end-of-year exhibitions. Remember to check in with your teachers for extra guidance, and to use the great support services available to ensure you get the best outcome for you.

    15 Oct 0 Like
  • October is Mental Health Month in New South Wales, Victoria and the ACT. Mental Health Month is an opportunity to raise awareness around mental health & wellbeing and centres around World Mental Health Day, which is marked each year on October 10.

    3 Oct 0 Like
  • Kempsey Student Central Holiday Hours - for enrolments and enquiries. Monday 1 October (Public holiday): CLOSED Tuesday 2 October – Friday 5 October: 8.30 am – 4.00 pm Monday 8 October – Friday 12 October: 8.30 am – 4.00 pm

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