The Australian Training Awards are the peak, national awards for vocational education and training (VET) sector, recognising individuals, businesses and registered training organisations for their contribution to skilling Australia.
The Australian Training Awards are the culmination of the state and territory awards with winners from each state and territory competing in the national final. Winners from the Queensland Training Awards (in aligned categories) have the opportunity to compete with other states and territories to be named the best in Australia at the Australian Training Awards each year.
The 2016 Australian Training Awards will be held on Thursday 17 November in Darwin.
As well as the 2016 Queensland state winners who will have the opportunity to contest the national awards, the following direct entry category applicants have been successfully shortlisted:
The Australian Training Awards has six awards that are only available by direct entry. These include:
Nominations for the Direct Entry award categories for the 2016 Australian Training Awards are now closed.
The Australian Training Awards website includes an inspirational collection of stories of best practice in Australian training.
Stories feature past winners and finalists of the Australian Training Awards, and include videos, case studies, fact sheets and magazines. The stories prove that investing in a nationally recognised qualification can lead to greater employability, greater job security, greater earning potential, greater choices for work options and, for many individuals, a better life. For Australian businesses, the stories share evidence of best practice in training and how business, both large and small, have increased their 'bottom line' and enjoyed sustainable growth through the provision of nationally recognised training to their employees.
Whether you are an organisation providing training, or a business considering training, or even an individual seeking skills to gain a better job, the Australian Training Awards website has the stories that will get you motivated! Find out more here.
The Australian Training Awards for 2015 were held in Hobart on Thursday 19 November. Queensland success included:
You can read their stories, as well as other Queensland success stories on the Australian Training Awards website.
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