About us

About the College

South Regional TAFE delivers high-quality, accredited vocational education and training that is flexible enough to meet clients' workplace and lifestyle commitments. Our extensive facilities and workshops allow us to offer training that is responsive and relevant due to the professional relationships we have across commercial sectors to ensure that training is benchmarked to industry standard.

As an established training provider, the college is a leader in the delivery of accredited training with highly qualified and dedicated professional lecturing staff. Working with industry, we build the capacity of current and future employees through training and skills recognition that lead to formal qualifications, economic empowerment and prosperity in the region.

We are focused on providing students with a great learning experience. This is achieved by combining staff who are passionate about supporting students to achieve their potential and flexible methods of course delivery. The college is proud to have an above-average student satisfaction rating of all public training providers in Western Australia.

Student Experience

We are focused on providing students with a great learning experience. This is achieved by combining staff who are passionate about supporting students to achieve their potential and flexible methods of course delivery. The college is proud to have an above-average student satisfaction rating of all public training providers in Western Australia.

Facilities

The extensive infrastructure at the Bunbury campus allows for the delivery of engineering, applied science, resources, building and construction trades, hospitality and personal services. The college has unparalleled laboratory facilities, horticulture hot houses and commercial kitchens as well as a fully functional training restaurant, hairdressing and beauty salons. A purpose-built, state-of-the-art automotive centre provides training in light automotive, heavy automotive and automotive electrics.

While course offerings vary at our larger and smaller campuses, the college provides a modern learning environment and all appropriate facilities for the courses offered.

Depending on the campus near you, or the one you choose to study at, these facilities could include:

  • training restaurant

  • hairdressing training salon

  • beauty therapy training rooms

  • automotive centre

  • trade workshops

  • laboratories

  • ​​training ​​gym

  • hot houses

  • computer rooms

  • library

  • cafe and bookshop

  • parking

  • child care 

Governing Council

The Governing Council plays a key role as South Regional TAFEs governing body to oversee operations and drive strategic direction. The Governing Council is responsible for ensuring that clear management, effective decision making and governance frameworks are in placing and functioning for South Regional TAFE.

The Governing Council consists of a Chair person, Deputy Chair person, the Managing Director and between 6-10 other members. Governing Council members are appointed by the Minister for Education and Training. Each council member is selected for their experience in education and training, industry or community affairs. Members are appointed for a term of up to 3 years and at the end of their term are eligible to apply for re-appointment.

For information on the South Regional TAFE Governing Council contact:
Lexy Adamson
E: lexy.adamson@srtafe.wa.edu.au
T: (08) 6371 3808

The Governing Council for South Regional TAFE is made up of the following members:

  • Susan Barrera (Chair)
  • Dr Wendy Giles (Deputy Chair)
  • Nadine Carter
  • David Dhu
  • Helen Grzyb
  • Noelle Jones
  • Simon Piavinini
  • Sally Rowell
  • Pina Versace
  • Darshi Ganeson-Oats (Managing Director)

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