Aboriginal Education Services

If you're from an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background, the Aboriginal Education and Training Unit can offer you an array of services designed to meet your needs.

Our team can:

  • provide guidance to help you choose the right course
  • access enrolment and fee exemption information
  • talk with your teacher/s and administration staff
  • help access tutoring services
  • help apply for Work and Development Orders (if you’ve fines to pay off)
  • facilitate pathways to further education and employment.
  • design specific courses for Aboriginal people, Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal organisations.

Contact your closest Aboriginal Education Training Unit:

  • TAFE NSW Wollongong 02 4229 0142
  • TAFE NSW Nowra 02 4421 9818
  • TAFE NSW Moruya 02 4474 1840

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Make an enquiry

If you would like to find out more information, you can contact your closest Aboriginal Education Training Unit to talk with our Aboriginal Coordinators and Aboriginal Student Support Officers who are located at:


Servicing TAFE NSW Bega, Cooma, Moruya, Queanbeyan and Yass

Telephone: 02 4474 1820 or 02 4474 1826



Servicing TAFE NSW Nowra, Shoalhaven, Ulladulla and Goulburn

Telephone: 02 4421 9817 or 02 4421 9818


TAFE NSW Wollongong

Servicing TAFE NSW Wollongong, Wollongong West, Dapto, Moss Vale, Shellharbour and Yallah

Telephone: 02 4229 0509 or 02 4229 0396