In 2002, a mild-mannered Hornsby IT Certificate III Software Applications Graduate called Joe Kazzi won the Sydney Regional World Skill Competition in the IT Category Business Services – and was awarded the Gold Medal.
In November 2002, Joe represented the Sydney Region at the National Final in the Australian World Skills IT Competition – held in Newcastle, NSW – bringing home another Gold Medal! We were all proud of his achievement.
Joe was announced in 2003 as the Australian competitor for category 09 – InformationTechnology / Software Applications at the 2003 IVTC International Competition.
On 25 June 2003, in St Gallens, Switzerland, after a tough 4-day competition, the International Vocational Training Organisation awarded Joe Kazzi a Diploma of Excellence – Joe had achieved 10th place in International competition, and demonstrated outstanding technical skills.