Posts tagged "TAFE"

Support for 10,000 first-year apprentices will continue

The Member for Melton, Don Nardella MLA, welcomed the Andrews Labor Government announcement that will see TAFEs across the state benefit from $3.5 million to continue support and guidance to apprentices aged 15 to 24 during the first year of their apprenticeship, after the program was cut by the previous Liberal Government. Mr Nardella said […]

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TAFE cuts make Melbourne’s west a land of lost opportunity

Under the Napthine government, there has been $1.2 billion in cuts to TAFE and 2500 jobs lost. Youth unemployment has hit 20% – we need TAFE more than ever. The Liberals have gutted TAFE in Melbourne’s West. Our courses have been slashed, our teachers have been fired, some campuses may even close. Under the Liberals […]

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This budget was built with the biggest cuts to TAFE in Victoria’s history

The worst time to cut TAFE is right now, when our economy is struggling and youth unemployment is at an all-time high. So many students, workers and communities rely on their local TAFE campuses but there is nothing in Denis Napthine’s Budget to undo the damage. Under Denis Napthine and the Liberals, you’re on your […]

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Napthine’s cuts gutting Victorian TAFE

The $1.2 billion cut from TAFE has devastated the sector with nine percent fewer students enrolling in 2013 than at the same time last year, Member for Melton, Mr Don Nardella MLA said. It has hit hard locally as well with 5% reduction in subsidised enrolments in the NW Departmental region. The release of the […]

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