Western Sydney Institute, 2-10 O'Connell St, Kingswood NSW 2747 131 870
  • Campus Urban
  • Chancellor N/A
  • Established N/A
  • Type Public
  • Vice principal wsi.tafensw.edu.au
TAFE NSW-Western Sydney Institute is a large complex decentralised educational institute and is one of the largest Institutes of TAFE NSW. The Institute annually enrolls more than 90,000 students and offers around 1,000 vocational education courses. The administrative centre of the Institute is located at Kingswood in the far west of Sydney, Australia. The Institute employs approximately 1,450 full-time and 2,500 part-time staff.Western Sydney Institute has campuses in nine locations in Western Sydney and manages OTEN, TAFE NSW's facility for state-wide distance education located in Strathfield in Sydney's Inner West. The Institute also has an international delivery arm and students from approximately 35 countries study with the Institute. The Institute also operates the Building Industry Skills Centre (BISC) at Castle Hill.
TAFE NSW has a reputation for high quality delivery of vocational courses and training services but did you know, we now also offer a range of higher education courses? A degree or post-graduate qualification through us will give you a practical, career-oriented focus to prepare you for professional practice. Our strong links with industry ensure our training programs align with current economic and employment needs. We give you the practical skills most needed and valued by employers.
WSI is a multi-award winning training organisation dedicated to supporting the aspirations of individuals, the community and industry in Western Sydney and beyond.Recognised as the 2011 Australian Skills for Sustainability-Educational Institute, and as the 2010 Australian Large Training Provider of the Year, WSI provides high quality, progressive vocational education and training and workforce development services. More than 130,000 students enrol annually in the Institute’s nationally recognised qualifications and customised courses which range from Statements of Attainment through to Advanced Diplomas, Graduate Certificates and Degree programs.