TAFE staff under workplace stress: survey

The State School Teachers’ Union will survey TAFE lecturers across the state, after a survey at one college found TAFE staff are suffering from significant stress related issues. 

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WA students less able to access TAFE - SSTUWA

The SSTUWA has responded to new data apprentice and trainee numbers falling dramatically in WA saying that fee increases will only make the trend worse.

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Worst WA training fall for five years - UnionsWA

UnionsWA today commented on the latest release by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) of apprentice and trainee numbers in WA that show the fall in numbers to be the worst for five years.  Recent state budget increases to training fees and funding cuts to TAFE are likely to hasten this decline.

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TAFE fee's skyrocket post-Budget

TAFE fees are set to go up substantially after the State and Federal budgets hit the sector hard. 

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TAFE employee threatened by State Government

The State School Teachers’ Union in WA is outraged that one of its members was threatened with disciplinary action if she gave evidence to a Senate inquiry into the TAFE system.

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