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2017 Skillaroo Team Uniform to be Designed by WorldSkills Past Participant

2017 Skillaroo Team Uniform to be Designed by WorldSkills Past Participant

A past WorldSkills competitor, Asheligh Huntley, has been selected to design the Team Australia’s uniform for the WorldSkills International event...

May 22, 2017
Australians to participate in Technical and Vocational Training International Youth Forum

Australians to participate in Technical and Vocational Training International Youth Forum

Hundreds of young people from across the WorldSkills community will come together in Abu Dhabi to as part of the...

May 22, 2017
Dylan Bolch – Welding his Way to a Secure Future

Dylan Bolch – Welding his Way to a Secure Future

Twenty-two year old welder Dylan Bolch has big dreams and firm plan as to how he is going to achieve...

May 22, 2017
National Volunteer Week Profile – Barbara Hawkins

National Volunteer Week Profile – Barbara Hawkins

Dedication, consistency and genuine care for those around her – these are just some of the qualities that make up...

May 12, 2017
National Volunteer Week Profile – Jody Ridgeway

National Volunteer Week Profile – Jody Ridgeway

Positions: Centre Director, Trades and Resources TAFE Queensland East Coast/Team Leader of the Official Skillaroo Supporters Tour State: Queensland Jody...

May 11, 2017
National Volunteer Week Profile – Rachel Sullivan

National Volunteer Week Profile – Rachel Sullivan

Position: Current Team Leader Skillaroos (since 2003) State: Tasmania As far as dedication and commitment goes, Rachel Sullivan continues to...

May 9, 2017
Letter of thanks to our volunteers

Letter of thanks to our volunteers

Dear Volunteers, THANK YOU On behalf of the Board, staff and competitors of WorldSkills Australia we’d like to say THANK...

May 8, 2017
Skills Squad member Brett McPaul adds another trophy to his awards cabinet

Skills Squad member Brett McPaul adds another trophy to his awards cabinet

Engineering apprentice, Brett McPaul, was singled out to receive a Highly Commended Judges Award at the 2017 HVTC Excellence Awards...

May 3, 2017
New Board Members Bring Wealth of Experience To WorldSkills Australia

New Board Members Bring Wealth of Experience To WorldSkills Australia

WorldSkills Australia has appointed three new board members – the head of workforce development at the Australian Industry Group, a...

Apr 18, 2017
WorldSkills Joins Mission to Strengthen Education Ties With India

WorldSkills Joins Mission to Strengthen Education Ties With India

A delegation from WorldSkills Australia and the Federal Government recently traveled to India for a two-day to mission to strengthen...

Apr 18, 2017