New Durack Managing Director Appointed

13 August 2015

We are pleased to announce that the State Government has appointed Bill Swetman as the new managing director of Durack Institute of Technology.

Training and Workforce Development Minister Liza Harvey said Mr Swetman had a distinguished career in the training sector and would bring a wealth of knowledge and ability to the position.


"Mr Swetman has a strong track record in training and I look forward to seeing the impact he has on Durack Institute of Technology in his new role," Mrs Harvey said.


The Minister said Bill Swetman had been working in the training sector for decades starting out his career as the lecturer in charge at the institute formally known as West Pilbara College of TAFE.


Mrs Harvey said Mr Swetman would be leading a very good organisation.


"Durack Institute of Technology is an award-winning training provider, equipping thousands of West Australians with the best skills to get a job in the industries driving our economy," she said.

Mr Swetman will take up his appointment on the 19th of August 2015.


FT - Full time

PT - Part time

FLX - Flexible

RPL - Recognition of prior learning

ONL - Online

OPL - Open learning

PRE - Preapprenticeship

APP - Apprenticeship

TRN - Traineeship

WPA - Workplace assessment