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To search for public schools in the Mid West 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

Central Regional TAFE​ is one​ of the main training providers in the Mid West region. Campuses are located in:

Geraldton Jobs and Skills Centre (JSC)

Located at the Geraldton campus of Central Regional TAFE on the historic Batavia Coast four hours north of Perth, the Geraldton JSC can provide free professional and practical advice on training and employment opportunities including careers advice, apprenticeship and training information. The Geraldton JSC has strong experience in the region and local communities, expertise in Aboriginal workforce development and in working with local employers.

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.

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