Why choose The Gordon

At The Gordon, we’re all about hands-on, practical learning that will give you the experience and job-ready skills you need for your future career.

Tick image for why choose The Gordon Gordon graduates achieve higher employment rates than the state and national averages.
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We have lots to choose from! Hundreds of qualifications and short courses across a wide range of disciplines at various levels including apprenticeships, VET in schools, traineeships, certificates, diplomas and advanced diplomas.
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We focus on practical training, less theory - more experience.
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Our teachers are industry trained professionals who love their work and pass their passion onto their students.
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Work placements and projects form a large part of our course content, giving you the practical experience you need to be confident when you enter the workforce.
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We offer international study tours to broaden your experience and give you the chance to make contacts overseas.
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We have a widely known reputation for quality, trusted in Australia and overseas.
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You can use our Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas to gain credits towards degrees at other universities and TAFEs; particularly Deakin University.
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Our location close to the beach and the beautiful Geelong waterfront offers a lifestyle as well as an education.
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Entry to courses is based on varied selection criteria rather than just your academic performance - meaning that there is a study option for everyone.

 
 

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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.

The Gordon acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander people as the traditional custodians of the land on which we work, study and do business. We pay respect to their Elders, past and present. The Gordons Reconciliation Plan can be found here.

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

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