National Skills Week E-News, June 2022
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  • June 10th, 2022

National Skills Week is just around the corner, 22-28 August 2022! The theme for 2022 is A Universe of Skills – Go Beyond Your Imagination. CLICK HERE to read our June newsletter.

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Get Involved in 2022. Join in the celebrations!
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  • April 1st, 2022

National Skills Week 2022 theme- A Universe of Skills: Go beyond your imagination. Discover careers, pathways and opportunities in skills and Vocational Education that you may not know about, thought about or even imagined. Careers in emerging industries and areas , new technology , future skills and jobs. Lets explore!   August 22 to 28th...

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Impact of parents and schools on career pathways and choices
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  • August 28th, 2020

The Panel: Kristy McDermott is an Qld 2019 Vocational student of the year VET Alumni, and Finalist at the  Australian Training Awards (ATA). Karin Cahill is the parent of Jordan Cahill who has had success at the NSW and ATA,WorldSkills and other areas of his career. , Samantha Boreham is the Assistant Principal (Learning Innovation),...

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Where can VET take You? Opportunities Galore in VET
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  • August 28th, 2020

  Panalists: Yasmin King: CEO SkillsIQ , Cris Matkowski: 2018 – Gold Medallist – Cookery, 2019 – Skill Squad – Cookery VET Alumni . This episode explores the experience of Cris Matkowski who entered into the Apprenticeship space in commercial cookery. Straight out of school. Cris was a Gold Medal winner at the National WorldSkills...

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Please tell us about Vocational Education. Advice to Influencers and young people.
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  • August 26th, 2020

This episode explores the experience of 3 Vocational education and Training Alumni, who have all had very different experiences and journeys with Vocational Education and Training (VET). One thing in common is they are all passionate about providing guidance and information to young people and their influencers on the opportunities and diversity in VET. We...

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Cyber Security- Radio Interview with Jo Cave: “No 2 days are the same”
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  • August 26th, 2020

“No 2 days are the same”. Radio Interview 3AW this week with Jo Cave- Head of Cyber Security at Box Hill Institute on the skills, insights and jobs in the industry.   Jo Cave is the Head of Cyber Security, Management and IT, Box Hill Institute. Box Hill Institute is a multi award winner Registered...

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So you are thinking of a career change? Conversations on making the decision to change careers later in life.
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  • August 25th, 2020

So you are thinking of a career change? Conversations on making the decision to change careers later in life. Rekeisha  Voss-  VET Alumni, and Anthony Di Cristofaro- VET Alumni, This episode explores experience of two mature aged apprentices, Anthony Di Cristafaro and Rekeisha Voss. Anthony is the Western Australian apprentice of the year for 2019,...

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So can we just get on with the job?
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  • August 24th, 2020

Stories on success in male dominated trades Rebecca Hudson – VET Alumni, and Kathleen Fensom-  VET Alumni, This episode explores the experience of Rebecca Hudson and Kathleen Fensom, 2 women working in what is referred to as male dominated occupations. Rebecca is the WA trainee of the year 2019 and an Australian Training awards finalist....

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The University experience. Was it for me? Is it for you?
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  • August 21st, 2020

The University experience. Was it for me?  Is it for you? Cassandra Brown – VET Alumni, , Daniela Feldman – VET Alumni This episode explores the experience of  Cassandra Brown and  Daniela Feldman, who both experienced University  and Vocational education and Training.  They both have an amazing story to tell about the decisions they made...

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What does an apprentice look like really?
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  • August 20th, 2020

This episode explores the experience of Anthony Di Cristofaro who entered into the apprenticeship space as a mature age apprentice. Anthony speaks of the decision and his journey through the training. But it doesn’t finish there! Anthony has an amazing story to tell about the impact and change that being an apprentice has given him....

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