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Adult Education

Bathurst provides quality services to help you develop your skills. Central West Community College and Central West Group Apprentices are able to update and help you acquire skills.




Verto is a leading provider of integrated vocational training, recruitment and apprenticeships services across regional NSW.The College is headquartered in Bathurst and maintains a network of 23 offices throughout NSW.

Verto has been delivering recruitment, training and workforce development services for over 27 years. Their longstanding industry partnerships include MARS, Simplot Australia and Centennial Coal.

Verto is a Registered Training Organisation offering nationally recognised qualifications as well non-accredited and pre-vocational courses.

227 Howick Street, Bathurst
Phone: 1300 136 885


(U3A) University of the Third Age

The Bathurst U3A is part of the worldwide University of the Third Age movement which arranges courses in which people over 50 (the 3rd age) can use their leisure time to learn and teach together. All U3As are volunteer groups, autonomous from one another and run by an elected committee of local members.

PO Box 1332, Bathurst


OCTEC Incorporated

OCTEC Incorporated is a not-for-profit, community organisation focused on delivering advocacy and case management services to help lift people out of poverty and dependence. OCTEC's work in this regard is supported by our delivery of employment, education and training services.

For more information contact:

Bathurst Employment Service
1/203 Russell Street, Bathurst
PO Box 1597
Phone: (02) 6332 5719