Disability Support

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If you have a disability, whether it is physical or psychiatric, temporary or permanent, we may be able to offer you a range of support services to assist you with your training, including:

  • course selection
  • course entry tests and exam modifications
  • tutorial and group study centres
  • communication aids, note takers, interpreters
  • adaptive equipment or technology
  • making reasonable adjustments

Meet Gino

He has completed an Advanced Diploma of Architectural Drafting with the assistance and support of TAFE NSW Teacher Consultants. This journey has given Gino the confidence to re-enter the workforce with the skills he has gained.

Contact a Teacher Consultant

Disability

Location

Consultant Name

Contact Details

Vision Impaired All TAFE NSW location in the Illawarra, South Coast and Southern Highlands Jodie Hoger

Phone: 02 4421 9865 or
Mobile: 0437 035 042

Intellectual disabilities TAFE NSW Bega, Cooma, Moruya, Nowra and Ulladulla Gay Radburn Phone: 02 4474 1813
TAFE NSW Dapto, Moss Vale, Shellharbour, Wollongong, West Wollongong and Yallah Margaret Butler Phone: 02 4229 0165
TAFE NSW Goulburn Shirley Wilson Phone: 02 4823 1836
TAFE NSW Queanbeyan and Yass Shirley Wilson Phone: 02 6298 4415
Physical disabilities (includes Medical Conditions and Chronic Illnesses) TAFE NSW Bega, Cooma, Goulburn, Moruya, Nowra, Queanbeyan, Ulladulla and Yass Nicki Goozee Phone: 02 4454 9200 or
02 4454 9222
TAFE NSW Dapto, Moss Vale, Shellharbour, Wollongong, West Wollongong and Yallah Lorraine Watson Phone: 0) 4229 0163
Psychiatric disabilities TAFE NSW Shellharbour, Cooma, Goulburn, Moss Vale, Queanbeyan, Yass, Dapto, Wollongong, West Wollongong and Yallah Wendy Hoschke Phone: 02 4295 2261 or 
Mobile: 0400 869 175
Neurological disabilities TAFE NSW Cooma, Dapto, Goulburn, Moss Vale, Queanbeyan, Shellharbour, Wollongong, Wollongong West, Yallah and Yass Karen Cowling Phone: 02 4229 0422
Psychiatric and Neurological disabilities TAFE NSW Bega, Moruya, Nowra and Ulladulla Keith Bourke Nowra Phone: 02 4421 9878
Ulladulla Phone: 02 4454 9200
Deaf/Hearing Impaired TAFE NSW Shellharbour, Cooma, Goulburn, Moss Vale, Queanbeyan, Yass, Dapto, Wollongong, West Wollongong, Yallah, Nowra, Ulladulla, Bega and Moruya Janine Hall Phone: 02 4229 0649
Mobile: 0423 848 238

Useful links

www.carecareers.com.au

Disability Standards for Education

Australian Disability Clearing House on Education and Training

Know your Rights and Responsiblities

 
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