Helping develop skills and knowledge to expand employment opportunities and support industry.
Six individuals and eight organisations were honoured at the 2014 Victorian Training Awards.
Victorians affected by changes to the economy are being supported by three dedicated skills hubs.
WorldSkills Australia, the ‘Tradie Olympics’, yesterday wrapped up their national championships in Perth.
Doing a pre-apprenticeship at school helped Ben decide that electrician was the right job for him.
Ben did his pre-apprenticeship one afternoon a week at Gordon Institute of TAFE
‘If I had not come to this centre there is no way I’d have finished my VCE and I would not be at uni today.’
Jess completed her VCE through Learn Local, Diamond Valley Learning Centre.
‘As a mature-age student I felt that I had to take responsibility for my skills development, so I have grabbed every opportunity with both hands.’
Colin Wilson, Commercial Cookery, Holmesglen TAFE