TAFE award talks to be informed by member opinionsJuly 08, 2019
TAFE members will be surveyed in workplaces on a range of industrial and professional issues as Federation begins planning for the next enterprise bargaining agreement, Annual Conference determined on Monday.
NSW Budget has no plan for TAFE growthJune 21, 2019
The meagre 3 per cent increase in spending on TAFE in Tuesday’s NSW Budget revealed the Berejiklian Government had no plans for any significant growth in public vocational education, Federation analysis of the documents reveal.
Vocational education policy failureJune 13, 2019
For many years, Federation has warned all levels of government about the flaws in the private vocational education market.
Here's to centenary of activismJune 13, 2019
Councillors, Life Members and guests of the TAFE Teachers Association came together to celebrate 100 years of activism at the TAFE Teachers Association Centenary Anniversary AGM and dinner on 31 May.
Community concerns for Bega TAFEApril 09, 2019
Bega TAFE Federation members and the local community are still deeply concerned about plans to further build on the Bega Connected Learning Centre (CLC) site rather than the existing TAFE campus.
Your workplace contactsApril 08, 2019
Scott O’Connell traces his immersion in the union movement back to 10 weeks standing on a picket line outside the mine he worked for, as non-union workers were bussed in to do his job.
Vocational learning opportunities reduced for many under funding modelMarch 25, 2019
Data presented to a recent roundtable shows why government funding of the vocational education and training sector is best directed towards TAFE.
TAFE reimagined as a flexible vocational education provider, responsive to local needsMarch 15, 2019
Groups cognisant of the critical role TAFE plays in the strength of local communities discussed concepts to rejuvenate and modernise the public educator provider at a roundtable hosted by Federation this week.