Disability services

Disability Services

We are committed to providing equal access to study for students with a disability or medical condition and ensuring that reasonable adjustments are made through consultation and negotiation with a Disability Teacher Consultant.

If you have a disability or medical condition, our Teacher Consultants can assist you with course advice and your enrolment. Should you need it, they can also support you with alternative format material, assistive technology, notetakers, interpreters, assessment and exam support, assistance with physical access.

How to access our services


Step 1: Make an appointment

There is a Teacher Consultant at every campus. The first step towards getting the right support is to contact us to arrange a time to meet.

Phone: 02 9942 0056
Email: nsi.disabilities@tafensw.edu.au


Step 2: Prepare your documentation

Provide medical documentation of your disability or medical condition from your doctor or health professional.

If you do not have this you can complete the Health Practitioner Report Form and bring this to your appointment.


Step 3: Meet with us

We will discuss your individual needs. Your right to privacy is important to us and the information you give to us is confidential.

If required, we will seek your permission to speak with your teachers and other TAFE staff about your learning needs to make sure you have the appropriate support.

 

We will help you to enrol in a course which is right for you and support you while you're learning.