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Regional winners prepare for Australia’s ultimate skills challenge
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Regional winners prepare for Australia’s ultimate skills challenge

For over 3,600 young hopefuls across the country, 2015 was the year that aspiration turned into opportunity as they took...

Feb 9, 2016
Where Are They Now: Patrick Janes
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Where Are They Now: Patrick Janes

When considering examples of young people realising their potential, 25 year old former WorldSkills Australia national competitor Patrick Janes is...

Feb 8, 2016
Media Release: Melbourne to host the nation’s largest trades and skills challenge

Media Release: Melbourne to host the nation’s largest trades and skills challenge

Australia’s finest young apprentices, trainees and students are gearing up for the ultimate trades and skills challenge: The 2016 WorldSkills...

Nov 10, 2015
Where Are They Now: Dylan Di Martino
Where Are They Now

Where Are They Now: Dylan Di Martino

Three months on from the 43rd WorldSkills Competition in São Paulo, Brazil, WorldSkills Australia is still very much a part...

Nov 10, 2015
Korea Bound: WorldSkills Australia experts invited to judge the 2016 WorldSkills Korea National Skills Competition
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Korea Bound: WorldSkills Australia experts invited to judge the 2016 WorldSkills Korea National Skills Competition

Last month, International Experts in Cookery and Beauty Therapy, Ianthe Smith and Christine Churchill respectively, completed the judging panel at...

Nov 9, 2015
Next generation of trades and skills talent discovered as 2015 Regional Competitions draw to a close
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Next generation of trades and skills talent discovered as 2015 Regional Competitions draw to a close

With less than two months to go, young apprentices, trainees and students continue to vie for their chance to represent...

Oct 13, 2015
WorldSkills Australia expert named as finalist for Australian Training Awards
WorldSkills Australia expert named as finalist for Australian Training Awards

WorldSkills Australia expert named as finalist for Australian Training Awards

WorldSkills Australia is very pleased to announce that Bricklaying Expert, Troy Everett is a finalist for the 2015 Australian Training...

Oct 12, 2015
Australian IT superstar comes out on top in inaugural WorldSkills Digital Challenge
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Australian IT superstar comes out on top in inaugural WorldSkills Digital Challenge

The 43rd WorldSkills Competition proved to be a successful event for more than just the 2015 Skillaroos. 2011 Skillaroo Andrew...

Sep 8, 2015
Skillaroo Hayley Parker honoured as a finalist at the 2015 Victorian Training Awards
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Skillaroo Hayley Parker honoured as a finalist at the 2015 Victorian Training Awards

Over 500 representatives from Victorian training organisations, Government, industry leaders and supporters of vocational education and training converged on the...

Sep 7, 2015
Media Release: Victoria invests in vocational education and training by hosting national skills competition

Media Release: Victoria invests in vocational education and training by hosting national skills competition

Melbourne will host Australia’s best apprentices, trainees and students at the nation’s largest trades and skills showcase – the 2016...

Aug 26, 2015