Mature age students
Over 45? The world is your oyster, again
As a mature age worker your value in the Australian job market is increasing all the time. The numbers of young people entering the workforce are declining and many employers are already facing skill shortages. The experience, knowledge and skills you have gained over the years is more of an asset than you may realise. North Coast TAFE can help you to make the most of what you already have, take advantage of the opportunities that are out there right now, and take the next step towards a successful future.
Returning to the workforce after a long break, for instance bringing up a family?
Returning to the workforce after a long break, for instance bringing up a family, or caring for an elderly parent?
North Coast TAFE can give you the confidence and skills you need to get back into the workforce, give you help with your career direction, new vocational skills and the latest computer know-how.
Looking for specialist skills, right now?
North Coast TAFE can offer short courses that focus on specific skills which increase your employability and chances of promotion. For instance, we can train you to use a new software package, new equipment or new technology.
More information at short courses.
Do you need to change industries? With North Coast TAFE you can retrain to move into a skills shortage industry, where there is plenty of opportunity for a successful career. Skills shortage industries include electrical trade, health and community services, manufacturing, hospitality and information technology.
Retraining for a new start or a new career?
Are you already well qualified but looking for training to take you further? Have you recently arrived in Australia and need to have your overseas qualifications recognised? North Coast TAFE can help you build on your existing qualifications and get you to where you want to go.
we have a course especially for you
North Coast TAFE has a range of courses which will help you achieve your goals. You can do courses in areas such as: automotive and building trades, business, children’s services, computer skills, conservation and land management, electrical trades, engineering, health services, horticulture, hospitality, information technology, manufacturing and many more.
Talk to your local campus about what is happening at a campus near you.
North Coast TAFE is flexible and responsive to your needs.
North Coast TAFE training is practical and focused on your immediate work requirements.
North Coast TAFE teachers have extensive experience helping people develop new skills.
Recognition (RPL) for your existing experience and skills. You already have a wealth of life, work and study experiences. We can give you recognition (RPL) so you don’t have to re-learn what you already know – and you may even finish your course in less time.
Support. Professional career counselling, an extensive library network and a full range of student support services.
We have more courses, in more career areas than any other training provider in the country. Whatever you want to do, wherever you want to go, we can help you get there.
Need to talk?
Contact us now for information about courses to suit you.