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To search for public schools in the Wheatbelt 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​ and South Regional TAFE​ deliver a range of training and education services in the Wheatbelt region. Campuses are located in:

Muresk Institute (located in Northam) hosts the delivery of various agriculture and agribusiness courses.


     Northam Jobs and Skills Centre (JSC)

Located on the Northam campus of Central Regional TAFE near the historic town of Northam and Avon Valley farmlands, the JSC can provide free professional and practical advice on training and employment opportunities including careers advice, apprenticeship and training information. The Northam JSC is supported by career and Aboriginal services from Directions and provides outreach services at other locations throughout the region.


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
Broome in Western Australia is the pearling capital of the world.