Image: Naomi Freese, 2016 School-based Trainee of the Year finalist.   The search is on for the best and brightest in training Nominations are now open for the 2017 Queensland Training Awards  — celebrating everyday Queenslanders who have achieved success, best practice and innovation through vocational education and training. Celebrating its 56th year, the prestigious …

Are you already working in an Early Childhood Education and Care setting (ECEC)? Do you hold a Certificate III qualification (or higher) in ECEC? You or your staff may benefit from subsidised access to the following skills sets developed specifically to answer industry demand: CHCSS00090 – Supporting Children and Families with complex needs Skill Set …

Media Statements Attorney-General and Minister for Justice and Minister for Training and Skills The Honourable Yvette D’Ath Friday, July 15, 2016   Skills investment mapped out for Queenslanders   The Palaszczuk Government will invest a record $810.7 million in skills and training, an increase of $56.1 million from last year, as set out in the …

The stars of opportunity are aligning, so to speak… and if that’s what you’ve been waiting for, now is the time to see what’s new in the Solar System of Vocational Education and Training (VET), and how your workplace and workforce could directly benefit. Training Packages The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) endorsed the CHC …

2015, Year of Success! Celebrating Successes of Vocational Education and Training Initiatives in Health and Community Services The Health Sector VET Engagement Working Party (HSVEWP) formed in January 2015 with a few enthusiastic individuals coming together to talk about ‘what we could do’ to strengthen and promote pathways and opportunities for individuals and employers alike, …

3 Steps to Your Future Career Confusion over what direction to take in your career is more common than you might think. Choosing a new career is one of the most important choices you will make and knowing what career to tackle next isn’t always obvious. Here are three steps to help you make an …

Queensland’s Health and Community Services Industry is experiencing rapid change. Finding the right staff with the skills your organisation needs now and in the future has never been this critical. Traineeships are one way of meeting your workforce needs now and shaping the staff of tomorrow. Here are a few ways trainees can offer real opportunities.