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Competitor Spotlight: Dusti-lee Franchi
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Competitor Spotlight: Dusti-lee Franchi

For vehicle painter Dusti-Lee Franchi, an unexpected passion led to a great career opportunity and bred an industry champion. At...

Jul 28, 2016
WorldSkills challenges you to keep the momentum going past WYSD
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WorldSkills challenges you to keep the momentum going past WYSD

The world united earlier this month to promote youth skills development by celebrating World Youth Skills Day (WYSD), the second...

Jul 28, 2016
Untapped opportunities: It’s time to dispel the myths behind specialised trades
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Untapped opportunities: It’s time to dispel the myths behind specialised trades

WorldSkills Australia’s dedicated training providers and students are banning together to bring unique trades to the 2016 WorldSkills Australia National...

Jul 28, 2016
Calling all 2011, 2013 and 2015 Skillaroos!
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Calling all 2011, 2013 and 2015 Skillaroos!

WorldSkills Australia is seeking Skillaroos from 2011, 2013 and 2015 to represent Australia at the 2016 WorldSkills Champions Forum (WSCF)...

Jun 16, 2016
WorldSkills Australia competitors named as regional finalists for the Queensland Training Awards
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WorldSkills Australia competitors named as regional finalists for the Queensland Training Awards

Queensland tradies continue to impress as four WorldSkills Australia competitors are named as regional finalists for the 2016 Queensland Training...

Jun 15, 2016
The heat is on: National competitors train for their shot at greatness
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The heat is on: National competitors train for their shot at greatness

With just four months to go before the 2016 WorldSkills Australia National Competition, Melbourne, competitors from across the country are...

Jun 14, 2016
MEDIA RELEASE: Brett Judd announced as new CEO of WorldSkills Australia

MEDIA RELEASE: Brett Judd announced as new CEO of WorldSkills Australia

The Board of Directors of WorldSkills Australia today announced the appointment of Brett Judd as the new Chief Executive Officer...

Jun 9, 2016
MEDIA RELEASE: Nation’s top fridgies win big at National Refrigeration Competition
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MEDIA RELEASE: Nation’s top fridgies win big at National Refrigeration Competition

After three intense days of competition, the winners of the 2016 WorldSkills Australia National Refrigeration Competition were all smiles as...

May 20, 2016
2016 Ern MacDonald Fellowship: Who came out on top?
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2016 Ern MacDonald Fellowship: Who came out on top?

History was made last month as two extraordinary young people were announced the joint winners of the 2016 Ern MacDonald...

May 9, 2016
In Memoriam: John Kuilart
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In Memoriam: John Kuilart

It is with deep sadness that we advise that WorldSkills Australia trainer/mentor for Refrigeration, John Kuilart passed away late last...

Apr 26, 2016