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Your A-Z of important information 10 TAFE NSW – Western Sydney Institute – 2014 Student Guide A Aboriginal Student Support Specialist support is available for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people seeking access to education and vocational training within TAFE NSW. Aboriginal students in western Sydney are supported by a team of Aboriginal staff who can provide pre-enrolment advice on appropriate course selection, provide ongoing support to enrolled students and refer students to Aboriginal support services as required. An Aboriginal Education and Training Unit with a dedicated Learning Centre is located at Mount Druitt College. For further information contact: Aboriginal Development Manager Telephone: (02) 9208 6369 Institute Aboriginal Coordinators: Telephone: (02) 9208 6247 Telephone: (02) 9208 6306 Aboriginal Support Officer: Telephone: (02) 9208 6247 or the Counselling Unit at your college. Absence see also - Examinations, Participation If you are sick or unable to attend classes, please contact your teacher. If you miss a class, it is your responsibility to catch up any missed work, either by seeing your teacher or fellow students. Access and General Education Our Adult Basic Education sections can assist you with reading, writing and numeracy skills. They may also provide learner support in the course that you are studying. Teachers work with you to develop an individual program to suit your needs. Contact the adult basic education section at your college for information. Blacktown Location: G Block, G1.02 Telephone: (02) 9208 1851 Blue Mountains (Wentworth Falls) Location: B Block, BG.13 Telephone: (02) 4753 2128 Mount Druitt Location: B Block, B1.36 Telephone: (02) 9208 6249 Nepean (Kingswood) Location: K Block, K1.10 Telephone: (02) 9208 9351 Nirimba Location: T1, C Block, CG.12 Telephone: (02) 9208 7030 Richmond Location: J Block, J1.09 Telephone: (02) 4570 9022 The Hills (Baulkham Hills) Location: F Block FG.22 Telephone: (02) 9865 1156 Accidents see also - Emergency, Illness, Insurance, First Aid Officer If you have an accident or suffer any kind of injury while you are undertaking your course at one of our colleges, you must let your teacher or head teacher know straight away. They will organise the necessary first aid or medical help and will complete an Incident Report form on your behalf. This should also be done in the case of near accidents.