Women in Business TAFE course – TAFE NSW

Women in Business is a NSW Government and TAFE NSW initiative that offers a fully subsidised online program for women who are looking to establish a micro business, a small business, or who are already operating a business.

Raelene Collins, laboratory technician – Charles Darwin University

Positive role models are important to women. As a member of the Australian VET Alumni, a national community of vocational education and training (VET) graduates, Raelene Collins is dedicated to sharing her learning journey with others to encourage greater participation and leading practice in VET.

Forging connections through art – TAFE Queensland

Cholena Hughes’ journey with TAFE Queensland has led her down an unexpected yet highly-rewarding path. From learning artistic techniques to teaching others how to express themselves through creativity, the talented 41-year-old now uses the power of art to help rehabilitate prisoners at Woodford Men’s Correctional Centre.

Graduate turns fashion design into an art form – TAFE SA

International Women’s Day is about celebrating women’s achievements in all aspects of life including the creative arts. TAFE SA graduate Isobel Davies uses fashion as a form of self-expression so it’s fitting that her designs have caught the eye of the arts community.