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Covid 19 Update on Orchestra of Ideas Conference

Attached is the current update regarding the National Conference – The Orchestra of Ideas. information on Covid19 and the National Skills Week Conference   Read more »

Meeting the challenges of training – online resource webinar

Our supporters- Tourism Training Australia and Learning Vault are joining up to provide some insight and ideas on delivering Tourism training online. Learning Vault also works in other skills training areas including Business, Travel, Tourism, , Hospitality and Retail- all … Read more »

Nominations open for Victorian Training Awards 2020

Nominations are now open for the 2020 Victorian Training Awards. The Victorian Training Awards celebrate the outstanding contributions of apprentices, teachers, employers and training providers including TAFEs and Learn Locals across Victoria. If you know someone who you think should … Read more »

Inspiring VET alumni stories shared via new portal

The Australian VET Alumni portal, available through, provides a place to showcase the inspirational professional journeys of the best and brightest in vocational education and training.   Read more »

What is your Idea?

      Call for Ideas for the National Skills Week 2020 National Conference. One of the main pieces of feedback we received,  was the need for an event where VET success stories could be showcased and explored, highlight ideas … Read more »

South Australia VET- Skilling South Australia

Going large on traineeships Courtesy of The Advertiser. More than 2600 training opportunities will be provided in the public sector over four years under a new State Government Skilling South Australia Signature project, with a strong emphasis on apprentices and … Read more »

Western Australian subsidised VET Training programs

  As Western Australia’s economy grows and diversifies, the outlook for jobs is constantly changing. Jobs and Skills WA is the way the State Government prioritises its investment in training to focus on courses that equip people to take up … Read more »

Victorian Free TAFE

  Free TAFE for priority courses gives more Victorians the chance to study at TAFE. More than ever, the skills we need to build our state are learned at TAFE. Free TAFE for priority courses reduces the financial barrier for students … Read more »

QLD Fee Free Training

To support Year 12 graduates into work, the Queensland Government offers free TAFE in high priority areas. If you graduated Year 12 in 2019, you can kick-start your career by getting the skills employers want without the fees. Eligible Year 12 graduates must … Read more »

NSW Fee free Apprenticeships and traineeships 2020

  There’is never been a better time to start an apprenticeship in NSW. The NSW Government is paying the course cost for 100,000 new apprenticeships – meaning apprentices undertaking a government funded apprenticeship no longer face a student fee of … Read more »

2020 National VET Conference-17th and 18th of September 2020

The 2020 National VET Conference is Velg Training’s 14th National Conference specifically designed for the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector. “There’s a major shift happening in the skill sets people need to stay relevant……One of the most important ingredients to … Read more »

Scott Cam named National Careers Ambassador

  AsNational Careers Ambassador, Scott will help promote the importance of career information, both when starting out and at key transition points throughout a career. Scott will also help the National Careers Institute promote the variety of career pathways available, … Read more »

An Orchestra of Ideas: VET Event

HEADLINE EVENT- SAVE THE DATE  24th August 2020 National Skills Week 2020 SkillsOne is presenting “An Orchestra of Ideas” event to open National Skills Week in 2020. To receive updates and information,  register your interest at or contact Anne … Read more »