About Us |

Part of the Parramatta and Western Sydney community since 1986

The Parramatta College has been at the forefront of community education in the region since 1986. We are for social purpose (not-for-profit), a Registered Training Organisation (RTO 90276), and a member of Community Colleges Australia. We focus not only on quality education for all, but also on ensuring that our training is accessible.

We educate for life. This means we provide adult education opportunities that includes developing personal interests, through to upskilling or reskilling for work and career. The College also provides part or fully funded training for community members that may be facing barriers to training.

Flexible, accessible and focused on delivering important life skills to the community, the College delivers courses that benefits our community in the following areas:

  • Leisure and Life
  • Computer Training
  • Professional Development
  • Qualifications/Skills Sets
  • Languages – including English

Why Choose The Parramatta College?

  • Not for profit
  • Locally based training for those who live or work in Western Sydney
  • Quality trainers and facilities
  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Flexible and custom training programs

We are proud members of Community Colleges Australia

Read about our organisation's strong local history here

Awards & Recognition

  • Winner of the Outstanding Education Service category in the Local Parramatta Business Awards 2017, and Finalist in 2018.
  • Finalist in the Zest Awards 2017 for Exceptional Community Partnership in an LGA
  • CEO Danielle Bensley, Judge for the Western Sydney Awards for Business Excellence (WSABE) for the Excellence in Education category 2016, 2017 and 2018.
  • Our student Dimitri Galouzis was a finalist for the Community Colleges Australia Student of the Year award 2017

Not for Profit Organisation

We are a Not-for-profit organisation and as such we are registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC):

Member of:

Our Partners include: