Training

  • New RTO Manager, Peter Tubb

    By Kaye Hall | May 18, 2020

    Amidst the COVID-19 shutdown, TITEB welcomed our new RTO Manager, Peter Tubb who brings broad experience of working as a teacher, adult educator and RTO manager in Darwin, Brisbane and Adelaide. Peter’s vision is that all Tiwi people, stakeholders and other organisations

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  • Foundation Skills Course

    By Kaye Hall | April 08, 2020

    TITEB offers a Foundation Skills Course for CDP participants in Wurrumiyanga who wish to improve their literacy and numeracy. The course runs four days a week with each topic taught over two consecutive days. Topics include: global warming and climate change, Tiwi

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  • Trainees at the Port

    By Kaye Hall | April 08, 2020

    In mid 2019, the National Indigenous Australians Agency announced an employment incentive program called "1000 jobs". The 1,000 jobs package is a wage subsidy that supports employment opportunities across remote Australia. Eligible employers receive financial support to hire suitably skilled CDP participants

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  • Rise Up 2 Lead

    By Kaye Hall | April 08, 2020

    The Rise Up 2 Lead program is a transformational Aboriginal leadership program aimed at adding value to existing employment based programs currently run in the Wurrumiyanga Women's Centre. The program is aimed at Tiwi women to build knowledge, skills, values and confidence.

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  • CDP Employer Engagement

    By Kaye Hall | April 08, 2020

    2019 was an exciting year for the Community Development Program on the Tiwi Islands. Over 100 of our job seekers gained employment and everyone had the opportunity to gain relevant skills and experience so that, as jobs become available, they could confidently

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  • Work in Community Services

    By Kaye Hall | April 08, 2020

    Community Services is big, fast-growing industry suitable for anyone who likes working with people and wants to make a positive difference in people’s lives. With the right training you can work in schools, aged care centres, clinics and other community service jobs.

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  • School-based Traineeships

    By Kaye Hall | April 08, 2020

    Since 2015, we have been working with Tiwi College and the Staff and Educational Development Association (SEDA) to help Tiwi College students undertake school-based traineeships. The program allows the young men and women to develop work skills to help them in their

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  • Coxswain Training

    By Kaye Hall | April 08, 2020

    In 2019, we hosted the highly anticipated Coxswain training on both islands, first on Melville Island in July-August then onto Bathurst Island in August-September. All relevant stakeholders were involved including Tiwi Islands Regional Council, the Land Council and Tiwi Enterprises. Coastal Tug

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  • Tankerman position available

    By Kaye Hall | February 01, 2018

    Located on Melville Island, Port Melville was built in 2013/14 as a common user port with the main activities being the shipping of woodchips and bulk fuels. Despite the recent slow down in the gas and oil industry, Port Manager, Lindsay Whiting

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  • Want to work in construction?

    By Kaye Hall | February 01, 2018

    CDP community construction projects are helping Tiwi men get qualified for work in the construction industry, including gaining their Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry (White Card). As part of their training, job seekers learn to operate different machinery including

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  • Cape Fourcroy Camp

    By Kaye Hall | October 19, 2017

    In August 2017, participants doing the Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways at Wurrumiyanga organised two-day camp at Cape Fourcroy as part of their course. Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways (otherwise known as Foundation Skills)

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  • Foundation Skills Pathway to Work

    By Kaye Hall | October 19, 2017

    At the Wurrumiyanga Training Centre, Cecelia Holmes and Fred Tipiloura are working towards their Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways. This course is for people who need to develop general education, language and literacy skills to a level where they can get a

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  • Women's Gardening Program

    By Kaye Hall | October 19, 2017

    At Wurrumiyanga Women’s Centre, there are lots of opportunities for women to get involved in activities they enjoy, such as arts, cooking, cleaning, as well as courses. In December, we will have six women graduating in Gardening at CDU. Our gardening program has been

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  • Women’s Centre at Pirlangimpi

    By admin | September 04, 2017

    The TITEB Women’s Coordinator in Pirlangimpi, Deborah Rasmussen, is making sure women are being trained up in what they want to do, skills that are beneficial to them and the community. “It’s not at the point yet where it’s self-sufficient, but that’s

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  • Volunteering Leads to Work

    By admin | September 04, 2017

    The Red Cross hosts CDP activities, which means that CDP participants help out with Red Cross programs like the youth program and holiday program, as well as gardening. Alison Vigona is proof that CDP participation can lead to work. Alison has been

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  • Youth Workers at Red Cross

    By admin | September 04, 2017

    Alan Kerinaiua and Samson Mungatopi work for the Red Cross Youth Program, and they are halfway through their Certificate II in Community Services. The Youth Program provides after school activities for 50-60 kids on the oval from 2:30 to 4:30pm. Alan has

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