Tertiary Education

Singleton TAFE

T: 131 601
A: York Street, Singleton NSW 2330

TAFE NSW Singleton is situated on the corner of the New England Highway and York Street, just east of Singleton CBD. TAFE Singleton is committed to meeting the needs of their students, the community and the local industries.

Courses Offered
Diploma of Business Administration
Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping
Certificate IV in Ageing Support
Certificate IV in Business Administration
Certificate IV in Leadership and Management
Certificate IV in Real Estate Practice
Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety
Certificate III in Business Administration
Certificate III in Business Administration (Education)
Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical)
Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)
Certificate III in Micro Business Operations
Certificate II in Basic English for Speakers of other Languages
Certificate II in Business
Certificate II in Spoken and Written English
Certificate I in Fundamental English for Speakers of other Languages
Certificate I in Spoken and Written English
Statement of Attainment in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
State of Attainment in First Aid

The University of Newcastle

The University of Newcastle has six campuses located across NSW and one located in Singapore.

Newcastle Callaghan
T: 02 4921 5000
A: University Drive, Callaghan NSW 2308
Online Enquiries – https://askuon.newcastle.edu.au

Newcastle City
T: 02 4985 4200
A: 300 King Street, Newcastle NSW 2300
Online Enquiries – https://askuon.newcastle.edu.au

Central Coast
T: 02 4348 4000
A: 10 Chittaway Road Ourimbah, NSW 2258
Online Enquiries – https://askuon.newcastle.edu.au

Port Macquarie
T: 02 4921 5000
A: Widderson Street, Port Macquarie NSW2444
Online Enquiries – https://askuon.newcastle.edu.au

T: 02 8262 6400
A: 55 Elizabeth Street, Sydney NSW 2000

The University of Newcastle stands as a global leader distinguished by a commitment to equity and excellence. Our degree programs are internationally recognised. Our research is world-class and diverse and our partnerships and collaborations drive innovation. The University is ranked 197th of the world’s universities.

The University of Newcastle offers face-to-face learning and online learning.

To get to Newcastle from Singleton

Train: To get to the University by train you will need to catch the HUN from Singleton Station through to Warabrook Station. This is an hour and 1 minute journey, with a train departing from Singleton five times a day.

Bus: You can also catch a bus to the University by catching a bus from Singleton to Watt Street, Newcastle. From there you will catch a bus to Ring Road, at the university. The bus journey from singleton is 1 hour and 15 minutes, leaving 3 times a day, the journey from Newcastle to the university is a 20 minute journey leaving every 30 minutes.

Car: Travelling from Singleton you will drive to the New England Highway continuing to Lower Belford. From here you will continue onto the M15, followed by Newcastle link Road/A15. The A15 will lead you to Callaghan, this is a 55 minute journey.

The University of Newcastle also offers a free shuttle bus around campus and to the Newcastle City Campus.

Tocal College

T: 02 4939 8888
A: 815 Tocal Road, Paterson NSW 2421
E: tocal.college@dpi.nsw.gov.au

Tocal College offers 128 courses in agriculture, dairy, youth education, natural resource management and bees. They also offer short courses and traineeships.

The College is part of the Tocal Agricultural Centre within NSW Department of Primary Industries. Consisting of the College, Regional Services and Regulatory programs, Tocal Field Days and Tocal Homestead. Tocal College also has a southern campus, Yanco Campus near Leeton. The south College provides a wide range of skills training courses, traineeships and the Aboriginal Rural Training Program (ARTP).

To get to Tocal from Singleton

Travelling via Maitland Vale Road (60.5km) – Travel time of 56 minutes
Follow York Street and Boundary Street to Queen Street
Drive from Glendon Road, Stanhope Road, and Tocal Road to Tocal

Travelling via New England Highway/ A15 (61.5km) – Travel time of 1 hour
Follow York Street to Maitland Road/New England Highway/A15
Follow along to the A43 to Maitland Road
Take Belmore Road, Paterson Road and Tocal road to your destination in Tocal

Hunter Trade College 

T: 02 4932 2400
A: 60 Junction Street, Telarah NSW 2320
E: admin@htc.nsw.edu.au

Hunter Trade College is a senior school (for years 11 and 12) and a Registered Training Organisation. Hunter Trade College offers the Higher school Certificate with nationally recognised qualifications and statements of attainment in technical trade courses. This College is a great start for a career in automotive, construction, electrical or metals/engineering trades. Learning with qualified, experienced and caring staff who give expert training in vocational skills and supporting academic skills. You will be able to gain valuable industry experience through the Trade College’s comprehensive work placement program with a wide range of employers from the Hunter region.