TAFE NSW Shellharbour


Located between the ocean and the dramatic Illawarra escarpment, TAFE NSW Shellharbour is amongst the city's shopping centre, cinema, gyms, cafes and restaurants.

TAFE NSW Shellharbour offers a full range of programs covering business and administration services, nursing, engineering and automotive trade courses as well as adult basic education, general education and access programs, welfare, child studies, health and recreation and maritime.

With modern, state-of-the-art training facilities, TAFE NSW Shellharbour provides the very best for our students to excel their training in Health, Community Services and automotive industries. Our interactive child care facilities allow our students to receive training based on current standards used in the child care industry. This also allows our students to learn in a simulated work environment and obtain actual work experience while our students study.

TAFE NSW Shellharbour contact details

Street Address: 11 College Ave OAK FLATS 2529
Postal Address: PO Box 78 SHELLHARBOUR CITY CENTRE 2529
Telephone: 4295 2200
Fax: 4295 2272

Useful information

Aboriginal Education and Training Unit: Assistance available from the Aboriginal Coordinator at TAFE NSW Wollongong on 4229 0142

TAFE NSW Shellharbour map: Download a map of TAFE NSW Shellharbour

Car Parking: All students are required to display a current TAFE NSW parking permit on the driver's side of the windscreen of their car. Students can obtain these stickers from Customer Service

Child Care: Child care available for children aged over two years - limited number. The Child Care Centre operates from 8:15 am - 4:15 pm. Telephone 4295 2269

Computers for student use: Available in the Library

Counselling: Telephone 4295 2234 to make an appointment to see a counsellor.

Course Information: Located in A Block at the Customer Service Centre. Telephone 4295 2200 Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm or by calling Course Information Centre on 131 601.

Customer Service Centre: Located in A Block. Open Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm

Disability Support:

  • Hearing: Telephone 4229 0649
  • Physical: Telephone 4454 9222
  • Intellectual: Telephone 4229 0165
  • Vision: Telephone 4421 9865
  • Neurological: Telephone 4229 0422
  • Psychiatric: Telephone 4295 2261

Enquiries can be made by telephoning or contacting Customer Service.

First Aid: If you need first aid let your teacher know

Library: Located J Block, 1st Floor. Monday - Wednesday (8:45 am - 8 pm), Thursday (8:45 am - 6 pm) Friday (8:45 am - 1:30 pm). Telephone 4295 2201 or email shellharbourlibrary@tafensw.edu.au. Visit the Library & Information Services page for library catalogue and other online services, or visit TAFE NSW Shellharbour Library guide for local services and more information.

Motor vehicle infringements: There is a speed limit of 15 km on this location and students exceeding this limit may be denied access to parking on site. Please note a $10 parking infringement will be given for parking on lawns and garden areas, reserved and restricted areas, loading zones and crossings. An infringement is also given to students who park their cars in a way that causes an obstruction or take a parking spot allocated for staff or disabled people.

Public Phone: Public phone located in C Block - Canteen

Tutorial Support: Discuss any special needs with your teacher