Topic: Training and skills

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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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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Delivering More Skills And Training For Geelong Students

More Geelong students will be able to get the skills they need to get a good job with the Andrews Labor Government today officially opening the Geelong Tech School and announcing a huge upgrade to the Gordon Culinary School, if re-elected. Minister for Education James Merlino and Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney today […]

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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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Better Than Ever: Rebuilding Victoria’s TAFE

With new dedicated funding to upgrade campuses and buildings across our state, a re-elected Andrews Labor Government will continue its rebuild of Victoria’s TAFE system, making it better than ever before. Under Labor, the new $220 million Building Better TAFEs Fund will see facilities and campuses rebuilt around Victoria, making sure that every community has […]

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Giving Apprentices The Recognition They Deserve

Victorians who have successfully completed their apprenticeship over the last five years will have their trade formally recognised following the re-introduction of Trade Papers by the Andrews Labor Government. The previous Liberal Government scrapped Trade Papers as part of their savage cuts to TAFE and training, meaning Victorians who have completed their apprenticeship only receive […]

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Delivering TAFE Training That Leads To Jobs In Stawell

Students in Stawell will have access to more TAFE training that leads to a job thanks to a funding boost by the Andrews Labor Government for a new partnership between South West TAFE and local businesses. The Labor Government is investing $435,000 in South West TAFE to deliver Certificate III in Individual Support in partnership […]

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