Choosing where to receive this education is an important step and needs to be considered carefully. Technical College of Western Australia (TCWA) can assist you in this decision and ensure that you choose the course that best suits you. We will provide you with opportunities to extend and challenge yourself, thus enriching your life for the better.
TCWA is registered by the Australian Skills Authority (ASQA) which means our students can have full confidence in the quality and recognition of their qualifications. TCWA’s carefully balanced practical and academic training programs allow successful students to not only achieve a nationally recognised qualification but also provide them with practical skills. The simulated workplace (in-class training) provides “hands on” training to consolidate academic learning and apply theory in a practical manner.
Set in picturesque Perth, our campus is a short walk from Cannington train station and bus-stop on Albany highway. One of WA’s biggest shopping centre (Westfield Carousel) is just 2 minutes away from the campus.
There is ample parking on campus for students, the college is open 7 days a week and classes are scheduled in 2 days block supported by an online learning facility.
To be acknowledged as a quality education provider for overseas students nationally and internationally.
To develop skills and knowledge of our students and staff by providing them with opportunities for personal development and growth.
TCWA will get you ready for the world
Our strength lies in our strong ethos, our experienced staff and our uncompromised services to students. We always strive for excellence; be it our training, our services to students or our public events. At TCWA every student is an individual and not another number.
We listen and act to our student needs by conducting student surveys at various stages of their enrolment to stay in touch with their requirements. We have industry linked staff who are empathetic to the needs and challenges of overseas students and assist students to understand and adapt into the Australian culture.
Benefits of studying at TCWA
- Located at 113 Wharf St Cannington, Perth, the College is close to Cannington Railway Station.
- Many public bus services depart from Albany Highway, very close to the institute.
- The suburban central location of the institute means that students will be able to live in the immediate area of the college and walk to and from college.
- Offers a pathway for international students looking to improve their career prospects, increase their knowledge or continue their studies at university or TAFE.
- Strong partnership with Edith Cowan University.
- Small class sizes that guarantees individualised attention for your learning needs.
- Intelligent learning whiteboards to analyse and rework images and information.
- Interactive computer lab with specialised language-learning software.
- Free high-speed SHDSL internet access.
- Vending machines containing cold drinks and confectioner
Facilities & Student Support Services
All classrooms are fully air-conditioned, and are equipped with state-of-the-art projectors, white boards and facilities to conduct case studies and group discussions. Our class sizes are designed for optimum student interaction and to maximize learning and ensuring every student receives individual attention from their trainer.
We understand how important the internet is for students, not only for building their social connections but also in academic pursuits. The college’s computer labs are available to students for assignments and research purposes as well as keeping in touch with family and friends.
Access to Moodle (e-Learning) is designed to provide students with the course outlines, and unit outline for every unit. Moodle provides other important information for our students like college policies and the student handbook. Moodle helps the trainers to interact with students through online interactive tools, and resources that are available 24/7.
The simulated workplace is designed to replicate a real working environment, as well as real workplace case scenarios. This provides students with much sought after decision making and team building skills; which makes our students more competitive in today’s ever evolving working environment.
Student Common Area
This area is designed to let our students interact in a more informal setting with students from other courses and trainers. This gives students an opportunity to expand their network, which helps them in building relationships for their future endeavors.
The Student Common Area is equipped with Kitchen facilities, as well as an automated coffee machine.