Skills

Business Services

Business Services encompass the work that supports a business and enables it to run smoothly. This work typically includes basic procedural, clerical, administrative or operational tasks that require self-management and technology skills. The Business Services WorldSkills Australia Competition showcases a…

14/03/2017

Graphic Design Technology

Graphic Design Technology involves working with external and internal clients to create solutions to their needs; it may also include printing or online publication production. Graphic Designers require strong interactive, research, design and technical skills. In order to have these…

14/03/2017

Programming

Programming is all about creating software that solves the problems faced by a business. This software is created by Software Developers/Programmers who are responsible for interpreting the business’ requirements and build a program that fulfils their needs. Typical software solutions…

14/03/2017

IT Network Systems Administration

Network and Computer Systems Administrators, administer and manage Information and Communication Technology (ICT) support using a wide range of general ICT technologies. They are responsible for the day-to-day operation of these networks. They organise, install, and support an organisation’s computer…

14/03/2017

VETiS Business Services

Business Services encompass the work that supports a business and enables it to run smoothly. This work typically includes basic procedural, clerical, administrative or operational tasks that require self-management and technology skills. The VETiS Business Services Competition showcases a diverse…

14/03/2017

VETiS Information Technology

Information Technology offers a broad range of job opportunities, from computer support to computer programming and software development. Information and Communications Technology Professionals operate application software packages, create user documentation, and provide advice to clients. The VETiS Information Technology Competition…

14/03/2017

Wall & Floor Tiling

A Wall and Floor Tiler works within commercial and residential construction projects laying tiles onto different substrates. Tiles can include ceramic, porcelain, mosaics and natural stones. Any interior and exterior areas that get wet require tiles. They are used in…

14/03/2017

Refrigeration and Air conditioning

Air-conditioning and refrigeration technicians install, maintain and repair industrial, commercial and domestic heating, cooling and refrigeration systems and equipment. They may install ducted air-conditioning in a family home, locate and correct faults in electrical equipment, or build large walk-in refrigeration…

14/03/2017

Beauty Therapy

Beauty Therapists provide skin analyses, facial therapies, skin-care treatments and body treatments such as massage to clients. Beauty Therapists are required to use their technical and customer service skills and are often required to apply discretion and judgement. The WorldSkills…

14/03/2017

Floristry

Floral Designers, or Florists, cut and arrange live, dried and silk flowers and greenery to make decorative displays. They arrange bouquets, create wreaths and terrariums, and other items using trimmers, shapers, wire, pins, floral tape and foam. Florists help customers…

14/03/2017

Hairdressing

A Hairdresser cuts and styles clients’ hair. Hairdressers provide a broad range of services to clients, including wet and dry shampooing, cutting, colouring, perming, styling, and hair care advice. Hairdressers use discretion and judgement to provide client services and take…

14/03/2017

Heavy Vehicle Mechanics

Heavy Vehicle Mechanics work with trucks, buses, tractors, stationary engines, agricultural machinery, bulldozers and other earthmoving equipment. They specialise in the repair, maintenance and testing of the mechanical components in this type of machinery. The WorldSkills Australia Heavy Vehicle Mechanics…

14/03/2017

Carpentry

A Carpenter is a skilled tradesperson who measures, cuts and installs building materials for both new or existing residential and commercial buildings. They might work on floors, wall and roof systems, stairs, interior and exterior finishes, roofing materials, doors, and…

14/03/2017

Painting & Decorating

A Painter and Decorator works in the commercial and public sectors and is responsible for the interior and exterior appearance and maintenance of a building and its protection from water, rust, and mould. Painting and Decorating is closely associated with…

14/03/2017

Plumbing & Heating

Plumbers install, maintain, and repair pipes and fixtures associated with heating, cooling, water distribution, and sanitation systems in residential and commercial buildings. Plumbers may also fix domestic appliances, such as dishwashers and gas cookers. Plumbers have the opportunity to interact…

14/03/2017

Automotive Mechanics

Automotive Mechanics are individuals who specialise in the mechanical building, care and maintenance of Automobiles. They are valued for their craftsmanship and their ability to diagnose and repair vehicle faults. With ongoing advancements in the Automotive field, the role of…

14/03/2017

Cookery

Cookery is all about food, and kitchen science. Commercial Cooks use a wide skills and sound knowledge of kitchen operations to prepare food and menu items. Cookery provides a pathway to work as a commercial cook in organisations such as…

03/01/2017

Auto Electrical

Automotive Electricians install, maintain and repair electrical wiring and electronic components in motor vehicles. The scope of work for an Automotive Electrician is extremely diverse, including work on road-going cars and trucks, but also recreational vehicles, 4wd, golf carts, fork…

03/01/2017

Automotive Refinishing

Automotive Refinishing involves the paint, refinish, repair and maintenance of painted surfaces on a range of automotive vehicles and recreational vehicles. These skills must be of the highest quality industry standard possible, with an emphasis on workshop efficiencies and productivity…

03/01/2017

Electrical Control

Electrical Control Technicians are responsible for performing repairs and preventive maintenance of facility equipment and machinery to maintain optimal up time of production equipment. They may perform wiring, plumbing, electrical or mechanical maintenance repair work and installation. The WorldSkills Australia…

03/01/2017