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The beautiful beachside city of Coffs Harbour is located half-way between Sydney and Brisbane and is a flourishing subtropical city providing an ideal place to live and study

Coffs is well known for its friendly, relaxed atmosphere, its spectacular coastline, and its many attractions and events.

The Coffs Harbour Education Campus (CHEC) is an innovative and inviting learning environment incorporating TAFE NSW , Coffs Harbour Senior College and Southern Cross University all on one site.

The campus features extensive student amenities including a multi-level library, computer facilities, on-campus gym, campus bar, indoor and outdoor sporting facilities, and the popular Osprey Restaurant.

Coffs Harbour Education Campus is also the home of the Coffs Harbour Technology Park and Coffs Harbour Innovation Centre, a regional hub fostering innovative, creative and technology based business.

The Coffs Harbour Education Campus is situated between the thriving city of Coffs Harbour and the beachside community of Sawtell, built upon the homelands of the Gumbaynggirr Aboriginal people.

TAFE NSW also has a second campus located near the town centre.  TAFE NSW Coffs Harbour offers courses in Furniture Design, Visual Arts, Interactive Digital Media and Arts Administration.

To find out more about the courses on offer in Coffs Harbour, check out:

Where Can I Study?

TAFE NSW Northern Region

TAFE NSW Northern Region offers a vast range of courses available online, on campus or on the job. There are 16 campuses located across the beautiful NSW North Coast. We have over 45,000 students enrol per year into nationally recognised courses and training. Our purpose is providing high quality, personalised vocational education and training to build prosperity, sustainability and innovation.

Southern Cross University

Southern Cross University is a vibrant regional university with campuses at Coffs Harbour, Lismore and the Gold Coast. Studying at Southern Cross University involves a range of learning experiences. It can be based on your course of study, your location and your mode of study. You may take part in face-to-face lectures, podcasts, online units and discussion forums using cutting-edge technologies.

Combined Pathways

From TVET to TAFE, partnerships between Universities and TAFE, and special entry courses, there is a range of ways for you to enter into your dream career.

Off Campus

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