South West TAFE has a team of professional staff who provide a broad range of confidential assessment and support services to students who are experiencing issues that are impacting on their ability to study. Where necessary, referrals will be made to ensure students are being provided with the best support.
Team members can provide assistance with personal issues, study related problems and can help with accommodation issues and childcare information. Current and prospective students can gain information and guidance on specific courses at South West TAFE, as well as information on job seeking, careers, re-training and updating of qualifications. Support services are available to eligible students who identify as having a temporary or permanent disability.
Appointments can be made at the Customer Service Centre at all campuses.
South West TAFE provides students with a comprehensive support network to assist with study, work and social related issues. The Centre for Student Support can assist you with:
- your personal wellbeing
- study concerns
- socialisation aspects of student life
- study support
- access to computers outside the classrooms
- special assistance if you:
- identify as having a disability
- are from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background.
Study Support sessions are available at all campuses to help you with assignment writing, referencing, general literacy and numeracy skills.
- Warrnambool - in the library with Janis Mccluskey
Tuesday 3pm - 5pm
Wednesday 12.30pm - 2.30pm
Portland - in the library with Rene Melis
Thursday 12.30pm - 2.30pm
Speak with customer service for your study support sessions