IEA TAFE Staff Up-Skill

05/03/2013 11:44

On the 6th of February 2013 at the opening of its new Classroom, Education Director Suzanne Savage presented Kangan TAFE qualifications to a number of TAFE Trainers, who had recently undertaken professional development in their respective areas.

The Graduate Certificate in ITC Sustainability in the Workplace was awarded to 8 IEA TAFE Trainers, and it is understood that these recipients are the first in PNG to hold this qualification, keeping IEA TAFE right at the forefront in terms of currency of qualification and delivery.

Those awarded were:

  • Paita Evoapa                   Certificate IV It  Ela beach
  • Mark Paivu                      Diploma of IT Ela Beach
  • Tracey Wafewa               Certificate III Trainer Ela Beach
  • Alice Kevengo                 Certificate II Trainer Ela Beach
  • Kevin Turmut                   IT Trainer Tafe Mt Hagen
  • Melquie Rivera                 IT Trainer Kimbe
  • Simon Emmanuel            IT Trainer Coronation
  • Daniel Goeb                    IT Trainer Lae


In addition, the Certificate III in Tourism was awarded to Ms Mounah Tutuana, the Head of Hospitality Department at TAFE Ela Beach. This now enables IEA TAFE to expand its scope of courses, and to now offer this qualification to Tourism students. We are pleased to advise that we have already had 16 enrolments  for Semester 1, 2013 in this program.