Industry Collaboration Award

The Industry Collaboration Award recognises an exemplary skills development collaboration between at least one employer and/or industry body and at least one organisation delivering nationally recognised training.

The winner of this award will receive $5,000 in prize money, a 2021 Victorian Training Awards trophy and will be nominated to represent Victoria at the Australian Training Awards.


At least one party must be an industry organisation (e.g. employer, enterprise, group of enterprises, industry association, industry advisory body, trade union or professional association).

At least one party must be delivering nationally recognised training which leads to formal qualifications or Statements of Attainment under the Australian Qualifications Framework.

Applications will not be accepted from organisations operating under contractual 'partnership' arrangements.

Selection Criteria 

  • Criterion 1: Outstanding practice of the collaboration 
  • Criterion 2: Achievements of the collaboration for training 
  • Criterion 3: Training impacts of the collaboration 
  • Criterion 4: Sustainability and future of the collaboration