COVID-19 update

The latest health advice of Sunday 31 January is that parts of Western Australia - the Perth metropolitan and the Peel and South West regions  - will be going into a mandatory five-day lock down from 6 pm Sunday 31 January to 6 pm Friday 5 February.

Media statement

The following services will be closed during this time.

WA TAFE colleges

  • All North Metropolitan TAFE and South Metropolitan TAFE campuses will be closed.
  • South Regional TAFE campuses in the South West region will be closed. Campuses in Narrogin, Katanning, Denmark, Mt Barker, Albany and Esperance will operate as usual during this time 
  • Central Regional TAFE will operate as usual during this time except for the Northam campus where some staff and students who travel from a lockdown area will be affected.
  • North Regional TAFE campuses will operate as usual. 

Further details about the specific arrangements at each TAFE is provided on their website.

Jobs and Skills Centres

  • All Jobs and Skills Centres in the Perth metropolitan area, and in South West WA, will be closed for physical attendance during this time. Services are still available via email and phone. Visit jobsandskills.wa.gov.au/jobs-and-skills-centre to find contact details for your local JSC, or phone 13 64 64 for assistance. 
  • All Jobs and Skills Centres in the Goldfields, Central, North and Great Southern regional areas of WA will be operating as usual during this time.

Department of Training and Workforce Development

All offices and facilities will be closed during this time. For general enquiries, please contact us via email at info@dtwd.wa.gov.au
 

While we will endeavour to continue providing services during this time, there may be some delays as we adjust our approach.

The Department of Training and Workforce Development remains committed to ensuring the health and wellbeing of all students, clients and staff. We will continue to follow the advice of the WA Chief Health Officer to take the necessary precautions related to COVID-19. 

Please check the website for further updates. 


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