Topic: Training and skills

TAFE Revamp Delivers Major Skills Boost In Frankston

Thousands of Victorians will get the skills they need for the job they want at Chisholm Institute’s Frankston campus – revamped and rebuilt thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney visited the state-of-the-art campus today to officially open Stage 1 of the […]

Categories: Media Release, Premier

The Gordon TAFE: Bigger And Better Than Ever

Students in Geelong now have access to state-of-the-art TAFE facilities so they can get the skills and training they need for the job they want, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews today joined Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney, teachers, students and community members to officially open The Gordon’s rejuvenated $10 […]

Categories: Media Release, Premier

Construction Of Victorian Tunnelling Centre Set To Commence

Thousands of Victorian workers will get the skills they need to build the Metro Tunnel, West Gate Tunnel and other major transport projects at an Australian-first tunnelling training centre to be built in Melbourne.   The state-of-the-art Victorian Tunnelling Centre (VTC) will be located at Holmesglen Institute’s Drummond Street campus in Chadstone and will take […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Transport Infrastructure

State’s Training Achievements Honoured At Awards Night

Vocational education and training students, teachers and the businesses who train them have been honoured for their outstanding achievements at the 65th Victorian Training Awards, with six women taking out top honours. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney congratulated the 14 winners at the prestigious annual event, dedicated to the state’s […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Higher Education, Minister for Training and Skills

Free TAFE Graduates At TAFE Gippsland Ready For Work

The first cohort of Free TAFE students from TAFE Gippsland have graduated from their courses and are beginning to secure jobs, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s landmark Free TAFE initiative. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney today visited TAFE Gippsland’s Morwell Campus to congratulate students completing Certificate III in Individual […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Minister for Training and Skills

Multi-Million Dollar Boost For Learn Local Providers

The Andrews Labor Government is helping early school leavers, unemployed Victorians and women looking to re-enter the workforce get the training they need, with a $2.8 million boost for Learn Local providers across Victoria. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney joined Member for Footscray Katie Hall at Duke Street Community House […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Training and Skills, Western Metropolitan Region

Adult Learners Shine At 2019 Learn Local Awards

Learners, practitioners and training providers have been recognised for their incredible work transforming lives through community education at this year’s Learn Local Awards. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney announced the award winners at a gala dinner at the Mural Hall, Melbourne on Friday evening. Presented by the Adult, Community and […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Training and Skills

Free TAFE Graduates At William Angliss Ready For Work

The first cohort of Free TAFE students from William Angliss Institute have graduated from their courses and are beginning to secure jobs, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s landmark Free TAFE initiative. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney today visited William Angliss Institute to congratulate students completing Certificate III in Hospitality […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Training and Skills

Forum Hears Industry Vision For TAFE Gippsland

Local businesses and industry have shared their views on the exciting future for skills training in Gippsland, as work progresses to provide two major TAFE training campuses for the region, following the Andrews Labor Government’s massive investment to re-energise the TAFE system across Victoria. TAFE Gippsland and the Committee for Wellington this week held a […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Minister for Training and Skills

New Funding To Boost Training And Industry Partnerships

More TAFEs and training providers are working closely with industry to create training programs to address skills shortages and develop technology that improves productivity, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney today announced that applications are now open for the next round of grants from the […]

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