Last week, TAFE Western Bathurst College’s hosted an open day for the TVET courses, giving prospective students the opportunity to get an up close look at the exciting career options available at TAFE Western.

TVET is TAFE delivered Vocational Education and Training for secondary students and TAFE Western TVET Consultant Jacquie Smith welcomed students to the event.

“The main focus of the open day was to introduce TVET to the Year 10 students, giving them more viable career options to consider before they select their subjects for Years 11 and 12, and of course once they’ve completed school,” Ms Smith said.

“The open day offered a first-hand look at TAFE Western’s state-of-the-art facilities, as well as providing access to TAFE teachers and student engagement officers who addressed any questions they had, including advice on courses, mobile learning options and much more.

Ms Smith said some of the most popular TVET courses offered at TAFE Western included Automotive, Nursing, Business, Electrotechnology, Children’s Services, Hospitality, Animal Services, Retail and Community Services – with many more options available.

If you missed yesterday’s event, Orange Campus is holding aother Open Day on August 3 between 1pm and 5pm.