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Published on September 26th 2018 in

Two weeks until the spotlight turns on Campbelltown TAFE

Peter Denison, Head of Skills Team TAFENSW extends an invitation to anyone interested auto body repair, commercial vehicle manufacture, automotive refinish coatings and service & repair to Western Sydney’s premier automotive showcase event at Campbelltown TAFE at 2:00pm on Wednesday 17th October 2018, 181 Narellan Rd, Campbelltown NSW 2560

The event is suitable for, panel beaters, spray painters, mechanics, trainers, managers and industry partners. Those interested in a career in the automotive industry are particularly encouraged to come along as there will be several prospective employers at the event.

The focus will be Automotive Trades Future Technologies and anyone who comes along will be able to meet some of the recipients of the National Collision Repairer Lifetime Achievement Award, including:

  • Phil Nixon – President, Institute of Accident Assessors (IAA)
  • Carl Tinsley – Teacher Autobody Repair and Refinish TAFE NSW
  • Garry Clear – Head Teacher Autobody Repair and Refinish TAFE NSW
  • Terry Feehan – Head of Business, Fix Auto Australia

The event will be held at the newly revamped TAFE NSW Campbelltown Automotive campus, where there will be presentations from a range of industry experts and educators, together with breakout groups for hands-on interactive experiences. Among those supporting the event are:

Millie Bensoussan       PwC Skills for Australia

Maxine Colligan           2018 World Skills Winner Vehicle Painting

Jack Parkinson             Youth Program, Fix Auto Group

Mark Reid                       AMA Group

Collision industry        3M, BASF, PPG, Lowbake

Automotive OEM          Nissan, Toyota, Hyundai

There will also be major suppliers to the light vehicle sector and key manufacturers from the heavy vehicle industry.

To register contact: or to sign up as an industry sponsors contact:

Industry Partners