A diverse economy requires a dynamic workforce to thrive.
The South West is fortunate to be able to draw on a highly skilled workforce to meet the demands of business and industry.
It is estimated that 71,633 people work in South West in a range of occupations, providing a deep pool of skills within the region. There are large numbers of technicians and trades workers, as well as professionals.
Education and training
The South West has a comprehensive range of higher education and training facilities, providing many opportunities for upskilling and tertiary qualifications at a local level.
Bunbury’s Edith Cowan University and the South Regional TAFE are the largest providers of tertiary education in the region. Find out more about education and training opportunities.
|Technicians and Trades Workers|
|Community and Personal Service Workers|
|Clerical and Administrative Workers|
|Machinery Operators And Drivers|