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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
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

International Women’s Day

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