TAFE Directors Australia (TDA) is proud to present…TAFETalks

TDA is excited to announce upcoming events in the TAFETalks series.

Registration for these events is free! If you cannot attend the event live, register anyway and you will receive a link to the recording.

TAFETalks provide a virtual platform for TAFE staff and other interested VET stakeholders to come together, to share, learn and create connections across institutes and states and territories on current issues and priorities.

TAFE staff are strongly encouraged to attend events and to participate fully in the Q&A sessions and group chat, however, TAFETalks are open to all interested stakeholders.

TAFETalks: Register Now for Wednesday 28 September 2022!


TAFETalks: Supporting Learners Online

Date: Wednesday 28 September at 2.00pm AEST (Canberra/Melbourne/Sydney time)

Please join TDA in a discussion with Western Sydney University, D2L and TAFE Queensland on supporting learners online. The session will cover the ‘pedagogy of support’ in the context of online learners including post-COVID hybrid courses and new forms of education into the future. It will also explore Learning Management System (LMS) tools and how they are being used in a TAFE setting to support learners online.Guest Speakers: 

  • Professor Simon Barrie, Deputy Vice Chancellor and Vice President (Academic), Wester Sydney University
  • Mr Tony Maguire, Regional Director, D2L Australia and New ZealandD2L
  • TAFE Queensland

Registration:  To register for this event, please click here

Past TAFETalks Events

TAFETalks: General Capabilities / Employability Skills – key to lifelong learning

Please join TDA and expert Sandra Milligan from the Assessment Research Centre for a discussion on current developments of general capability tertiary education frameworks and future possibilities. Following Sandra’s presentation, Megan Lilly from the Australian Industry Group will offer a perspective on their importance for industry. Jane Trewin of Box Hill Institute will conclude the session by providing examples of how one TAFE embeds them in their delivery and assessment.

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