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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
Competitor Spotlight: Mitchell Cummins
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Competitor Spotlight: Mitchell Cummins

Apprentice metal fabricator and WorldSkills Australia competitor Mitchell Cummins is an ideal example of how a little bit of support...

Apr 12, 2016
WorldSkills Australia florists make ‘gloriosa’ showing at Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show
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WorldSkills Australia florists make ‘gloriosa’ showing at Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show

The 2016 Melbourne International Flower & Garden (MIFG) Show was a busy event for some of WorldSkills Australia’s resident florists....

Apr 11, 2016
Skills Village: WorldSkills Australia’s one-stop career shop
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Skills Village: WorldSkills Australia’s one-stop career shop

Attendees of the 2016 WorldSkills Australia National Competition, Melbourne will now have a unique opportunity to discover the world of...

Apr 8, 2016
VET FEE-HELP scheme: Can it be fixed?
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VET FEE-HELP scheme: Can it be fixed?

Senator the Hon Scott Ryan, Minister for Vocational Education and Skills has commenced a series of national consultations to discuss...

Apr 7, 2016
Competitor Spotlight: Melinda Lethbridge
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Competitor Spotlight: Melinda Lethbridge

If drive and determination are indicators of success, then apprentice CNC machine setter / programmer Melinda Lethbridge is a force...

Mar 8, 2016
International Women’s Day

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Year after year, we have the pleasure of working with amazing apprentices, trainees, students, experts and mentors from over 50...

Mar 8, 2016
Young cabinetmaker receives World Wood Day honours for second year running
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Young cabinetmaker receives World Wood Day honours for second year running

By: Steve Bulman Young Australian cabinetmaker, Kate Elstone has received yet another invitation from the International Wood Culture Society (IWCS)...

Mar 8, 2016
Young jewellery competitor shines at Australian Jewellery Fair demonstration
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Young jewellery competitor shines at Australian Jewellery Fair demonstration

Visitors of the Australian Jewellery Fair enjoyed a special presentation as regional gold medallist Chloe Biddiscombe wowed the crowds with...

Mar 7, 2016
Axalta to sponsor Vehicle Painting category at National Competition
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Axalta to sponsor Vehicle Painting category at National Competition

Axalta is the Principal Category Partner supporting the Vehicle Painting category at the 2016 WorldSkills Australia National Competition, Melbourne. Axalta...

Mar 7, 2016