Finalist for the Australian Training Awards for 2017

After winning best large training provider in Victoria, The Gordon has achieved another level of success – shortlisted as a finalist in the upcoming Australian Training Awards for 2017.


Real skills achieve real outcomes

We’re happy to have Geelong Cats studying with us as part of their player development program.
Find out who's a clever Cat!


The Rescue has been revealed!

See John and Hannah's complete yard make-over!
This fabulous yard rescue was brought to you by The Gordon and the Bay 93.9 morning crew. 


Accommodation is now available at our student residence!

The Gordon offers a Student Residence to current students which is an affordable, comfortable and most importantly, super fun and inclusive place for students to live! 


TAFE grads earn more

A university degree doesn’t always equate to a higher salary - find out why here!


Need some career inspo?

Our new Career Guide app helps you work out which career might be a good choice based on your interests and aptitude.


TAFE will take you there

Real skills. Real experience. Real outcomes.


Geelong Technical Education Centre (GTEC)

GTEC is a school with a difference. Our staff work together to provide a unique pathway for students wanting to progress from the world of school to the world of work. We deliver the best integrated upper-secondary and hands-on TAFE training possible and our program is highly flexible - so if you have an interest in hands-on work, GTEC can tailor a course just to suit you.

GTEC offers practical, multidisciplinary learning in state-of-the-art facilities, ensuring a smooth transition into employment. 

Want to find out more about GTEC?

Come along to one of our upcoming info sessions:
Tuesday 12 September, Tuesday 10 October, Tuesday 14 November or Tuesday 28 November 2017
When: 5:30pm  Where: P Building, Boundary Road, East Geelong Campus
For further enquiries call 5246 6350 or email

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About The Gordon

The Gordon Institute of TAFE is one of the largest regional TAFEs in Victoria and has been helping people gain real skills for real jobs for over 125 years. We pride ourselves on delivering a great range of TAFE courses from short courses to nationally accredited training across apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates, diplomas, and advanced diplomas, which can lead you to a great career or create pathways to university.

Our training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. | Authorised by the Victorian Government, Melbourne.

ABN: 27 241 053 246. | TOID: 3044 | CRICOS Provider No. 00011G | © Gordon Institute of TAFE 2014