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Virtual short courses a lockdown hit for students

Almost 100 Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta students have made the most of being stuck in lockdown during the school holidays by developing valuable skills through a series of online short courses run by CathWest Innovation College.

Student leaders shine bright in 2021

Twenty-nine outstanding young leaders from secondary schools across the Diocese of Parramatta were recognised through the 2021 Bishop’s Award for Student Excellence. For the second year running, the awards were conferred virtually as a result of COVID-19.

CathWest student gears up for promising career

CathWest Innovation College student Dakota Hurney has paid credit to an amazing support network of family, friends and colleagues at Yamaha Wetherill Park after being named a finalist for School-Based Apprentice of the Year at the regional NSW Training Awards (South and South West Sydney). Read more...


Student leaders encouraged to be ‘agents of the Gospel’

Coming to the end of their schooling journey, Year 12 student leaders have been given the opportunity to reflect on their years of Catholic education. Read more...

Axyl on the road to success

CathWest Innovation College student Axyl Grundy has been nominated in the NSW-School Based Apprentice/Trainee of the Year Award. Read more...

Businesses take a shine to CathWest apprentices

A successful school-based apprenticeship program developed between mycar Penrith and Katoomba and CathWest Innovation College has prompted the tyre and auto repair company to expand the program nationwide. Read more...


CathWest Innovation College wins design award

The vibrant and distinctive facilities at CathWest Innovation College Loyola Campus in Mount Druitt have been recognised at the Learning Environments Australasia (LEA) NSW Awards. Read more...

International construction firm trades up for more CathWest students

A successful partnership between CathWest Innovation College and international construction company CPB Contractors is set to see the number of apprenticeships more than double to at least 25 in 2021. These opportunities will see students working on some of the state’s biggest infrastructure projects including Parramatta Light Rail and Rozelle Interchange. Read more...

LIFTED special gives Year 12 students a boost

Virtual cheers and wishes flowed on Sunday night as Bishop Vincent Long, IFM Conv, Bishop of Parramatta provided a special online blessing for Year 12 students across Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains ahead of their HSC exams. Read more...

CathWest VET teacher in line for prestigious NSW Training Award

Continuing it's proud recent tradition of award-winning VET education, CathWest Innovation College teacher Bridget Ward has been named a finalist for the VET Trainer/Teacher of the Year at the 2020 NSW Training Awards.️ Read more...





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