Category: Minister for Training and Skills

First Round University And TAFE Offers Released

The wait is over for many Victorian students who will find out today if they have received a first-round university or TAFE offer. Today 51,638 main round offers have been made to students for undergraduate and vocational courses. Acting Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education James Merlino today congratulated all students who received […]

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Free TAFE Set To Deliver Skills For Thousands Of Victorians

More than 80,000 Victorians have picked up the phone or submitted an expression of interest form to their local TAFE to find out how they can sign up to the Andrews Labor Government’s Free TAFE initiative. The enquiries have been made across each of the state’s 12 TAFEs and four dual-sector universities to seek more […]

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Victorian School Leavers Making TAFE Their First Choice

School leavers in Ballarat are taking advantage of the Andrews Labor Government’s Free TAFE for priority courses initiative and making TAFE their first choice after receiving VCE and VCAL results. Visiting Phoenix P-12 Community College’s Sebastopol campus today, Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney met with Ballarat Year 12 students who are set to […]

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Funding Boost To Support Victorian Apprentices

Thousands of Victorian apprentices and trainees will get the support they need to finish their training and get a job thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Visiting Ballarat Group Training, Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney today announced $9.3 million in funding for Victoria’s 23 Group Training Organisations (GTOs) to […]

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Supporting More Early School Leavers Into Training

More Victorians will get the support they need to get skills that lead to a job thanks to the expansion of a state-wide program to reconnect Victorians with training by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney today visited Federation University’s Ballarat campus to announce a $12 million boost to expand […]

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Building A New Library And Learning Hub In Warrnambool

People in Warrnambool will have access to state-of-the-art training and community facilities with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to deliver a new Library and Learning Hub in partnership with the Warrnambool City Council and South West TAFE. A re-elected Labor Government will invest $16.3 million into the project as part of the Building Better TAFEs […]

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Funding Boost To Deliver New Energy Technology Training

Victorians wanting to pursue a career in the new energy sector will soon have access to cutting-edge training thanks to a new project funded by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney today visited Larkin Electrical & Data in Mordialloc to announce a $2.3 million grant to deliver a new energy […]

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Giving Kyneton Apprentices The Recognition They Deserve

Kyneton locals who have successfully completed their apprenticeship over the last five years will soon be able to have their apprenticeship recognised following the re-introduction of Trade Papers by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Skills and Training Gayle Tierney and Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today met with apprentices at Kyneton’s Evolve Interiors to […]

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Delivering TAFE Training That Leads To Jobs In Bendigo

Students at Bendigo TAFE will have access to more training in the skills needed to get jobs in demand across the Loddon Mallee region thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney today visited Bendigo TAFE to announce a $2.2 million boost to deliver 10 courses at the […]

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New Training To Get Victorian Workers NDIS Ready

Victorians looking to work in the disability sector will soon have access to new training needed for a job in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), thanks to a new project funded by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney today announced a $1 million boost for the NDIS Future Workforce […]

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