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Wodonga TAFE proud to take part in ‘Activate by Embrace’ with local artist

Wodonga TAFE proud to take part in ‘Activate by Embrace’ with local artist

Wodonga TAFE is proud to be welcoming renowned artist Kirrily Anderson to campus this week, where she will lead development of the ‘Embrace’ mural in conjunction with local youth.

English Language students celebrate 75th anniversary of the AMEP in Australia

English Language students celebrate 75th anniversary of the AMEP in Australia

Students and teachers stepped back into history earlier this month, discovering the early days of English Language classes at the ‘Bonegilla Migrant Experience’.

Celebration of Achievement Awards

Celebration of Achievement Awards

Wodonga TAFE's Celebration of Achievement Awards are coming up! There's plenty of award categories and we've opened up nominations from everyone!

World Skills 2023 - Tanika Zanghellini

World Skills 2023 - Tanika Zanghellini

During the recent WorldSkills competition, Tanika Zanghellini, a student at Wodonga TAFE, took home the bronze medal for her impressive hairdressing skills and composure throughout the three-day event.

Student Remedial Massage clinic gives back to the community

Student Remedial Massage clinic gives back to the community

Veterans and families are the latest to benefit from Wodonga TAFE’s Remedial Massage and Massage Therapy program, with students setting up their newest clinic in central Wodonga.

Wodonga TAFE’s Celebration of Achievement Awards recognise excellence

Wodonga TAFE’s Celebration of Achievement Awards recognise excellence

Wodonga TAFE celebrated its Achievement Awards on Wednesday 14 December 2022, at The Cube Wodonga. The TAFE’s annual Celebration of Achievement Awards recognised the outstanding achievements and contributions of students, industry partners, and Wodonga TAFE staff members.

Work Skills for Life graduation celebrates student success

Work Skills for Life graduation celebrates student success

Student success! Sharing some happy snaps from the recent Work Skills for Life course graduation.

Wodonga TAFE student finalist for 2022 NSW Training Awards – Apprentice of the Year

Wodonga TAFE student finalist for 2022 NSW Training Awards – Apprentice of the Year

Skye Sharpe, one of our recently qualified Parks & Gardens apprentices has been successful in her nomination as a finalist for the upcoming 2022 NSW Training Awards – Riverina/Murray Region within the Apprentice of the Year category. The awards are being held in Griffith at 6.30pm Thursday 9 June, 2022. 

Horses for courses - Work Education students team up to support local business

Horses for courses - Work Education students team up to support local business

As part of their vocational studies, students completing their Work Education qualifications have created an outdoor waiting room for 'Lazy Acre Pony Rides' at Stanley. 

'Crafty Class' creativity as Work Education students build micro businesses

'Crafty Class' creativity as Work Education students build micro businesses

Students completing the Certificate I in Work Education are continuing their creative adventures on campus this term, with their small business projects underway. 

Wodonga TAFE Photography student highly commended at state awards

Wodonga TAFE Photography student highly commended at state awards

Mr Olivier Nzovu, a Wodonga TAFE Photography graduate, received recognition as an up-and-coming filmmaker at the 2020 Victorian Multicultural Awards for Excellence. 

Gourmet Food Service on Campus with our Commercial Cookery and Hospitality students

Gourmet Food Service on Campus with our Commercial Cookery and Hospitality students

Our Commercial Cookery apprentices put their skills to a fast-paced test with an on-campus restaurant service early last week. Food was prepared in the commercial kitchens on campus by the 3rd-year apprentices who are completing Certificate III in Commercial Cookery, with all restaurant services provided by our students enrolled in Certificate III in Hospitality.

Supporting our community with Certificate I in Transition Education students

Supporting our community with Certificate I in Transition Education students

On campus today, students in the Certificate I in Transition Education class planted Australian native trees as part of a volunteering project for Planet Ark’s National Tree Day

Congrats to Tony Hewett – nominated for Vocational Student of the Year in the 2020 Victorian Training Awards

Congrats to Tony Hewett – nominated for Vocational Student of the Year in the 2020 Victorian Training Awards

Tony has been nominated for Vocational Student of the Year in this year’s Victorian Training Awards, and completed Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance with Wodonga TAFE in 2019. 

Congrats to Simon Watts – nominated for Vocational Student of the Year in the 2020 Victorian Training Awards

Congrats to Simon Watts – nominated for Vocational Student of the Year in the 2020 Victorian Training Awards

Simon studied the Diploma of Community Services with Wodonga TAFE, and was awarded as a ‘2019 Student of the Year’ at our Celebration of Achievement Awards late last year.

Congratulations to former Landscaping Apprentice Ryan Leman on his 2020 Apprentice of the Year - Victorian Training Awards nomination!

Congratulations to former Landscaping Apprentice Ryan Leman on his 2020 Apprentice of the Year - Victorian Training Awards nomination!

Congratulations to former Wodonga TAFE Certificate III in Landscape Construction (AHC30916) Apprentice Ryan Leman, who has been nominated for the 2020 Victorian Training Awards for Apprentice of the Year! Ryan is currently working for Stuart Gordon Landscaping & Paving Specialists as a Foreman, having completed his apprenticeship in July 2019.

Breaking Barriers! Wodonga TAFE Agriculture Student Finalist for Victorian Training Awards!

Breaking Barriers! Wodonga TAFE Agriculture Student Finalist for Victorian Training Awards!

Congratulations to Wodonga TAFE student Paige Mountford! Paige has been confirmed as a finalist for the 2019 Victorian Training Awards for School-based Trainee of the year! Paige is currently working towards completing a Certificate III in Agriculture through the Wodonga TAFE, AG SCHOOLS program, all the while studying at Castlemaine Secondary College and working at and Ganado Greys.

Meet Tim Hutchings - How his career went full circle from TAFE student to TAFE teacher!

Meet Tim Hutchings - How his career went full circle from TAFE student to TAFE teacher!

Tim Hutchings began his career as an Apprentice through Wodonga TAFE many years ago. Read about how his career panned out and how he ended up as a teacher at the very TAFE where he first started his journey.

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