Nominations are now open for the 2021 Victorian Training Awards

Nominations for the 2021 Victorian Training Awards (VTA) are now open.

The awards acknowledge the outstanding efforts of apprentices, students, teachers, employers and training providers. This includes apprentices or trainees who have excelled over the past 12 months and employers who have contributed positively to Victoria's vocational education and training sector.

About the awards

Now in their 67th year, the prestigious VTA foster connections and collaboration, bringing together the Higher Education and Skills Sector to share in a high-quality training system that meets the needs of all Victorians.

There are 15 general award categories, including People's Choice awards and the Lynne Kosky Memorial Award for Lifetime Achievement. 

VTA Nominations
2020 Large Training Provider of the Year Winner, South West TAFE

The awards are supported by 2019-2021 Principal Partner, the Apprenticeship Employment Network, and the Global Apprenticeship Network.

Each winner receives $5,000 in prize money. The winners will be announced at a gala ceremony in September.

Learn more about the award categories and past winners on the Department's website.

How to nominate

To nominate someone for the 2021 Victorian Training Awards, refer to the VTA Website.

The VTA also offer a free Writing Assistance Program to help with applications. For more information and nomination forms refer to the how to nominate web page.

Nominations close Friday 4 June.

Find out more

For more information about the Victorian Training Awards, refer to the VTA website.

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