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To search for public schools in the Great Southern region, visit the Department of Education's Schools Online website

For more information on public education in Western Australia, including enrolment information, visit the Department of Education website.

For information on Catholic schools, visit the
Catholic Education Western Australia website.

For information on independent schools, visit the
Association of Independent Schools of Western Australia website.

 

Training options and career guidance

South Regiona​l TAFE​​ is the region's largest provider of nationally accredited training, industry and lifestyle courses. Campuses are located in:

The University of Western Australia's Albany Centre offers a number of undergraduate courses.​

 

 Albany Jobs and Skills Centre (JSC) 

 Located on the Albany campus of South Regional TAFE, the Albany Jobs and Skills Centre offers free advice on training and career development. The JSC offers professional and practical advice on training and employment opportunities including careers advice, apprenticeship and training information and partnerships with industry. The JSC is supported by career services from Worklink, and Aboriginal services from the Southern Aboriginal Corporation.

Please visit the Jobs and Skills WA website for further information.

 

News

Changes to the Graduate Stream of the State Nomination Migration Program

The State Nomination Migration Program (SNMP) Graduate stream will soon be more accessible for international students who study in Western Australia.

On 16 October 2019 Premier Mark McGowan announced that the Graduate Stream of the SNMP will be extended to include vocational education and training (VET) graduates who complete a qualification in Western Australia at Certificate III level or above, excluding trade occupations (unless approved for delivery to international students).  

For information on the current Graduate Stream of the State Nomination Migration Scheme requirements visit the State nomination requirements page.

Fun Fact
Built in 1913, the Sun Outdoor Picture Theatre in Broome is the world’s longest running outdoor cinema.