Australian Training Awards

Nominations for the 2017 Northern Territory Training Awards have now closed. You can still nominate to the Australian Training Awards for their direct entry categories that close 31 May 2017. The Australian Training Awards categories include:

National Achievement Award

The National Achievement Award is presented in recognition of an individual's outstanding leadership and contribution to the Australian VET sector for up to 25 years. This may be a new innovation, new knowledge, or ways to improve professional practice deemed to be above and beyond the everyday with a long lasting positive influence and impact in the sector.

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Lifetime Achievement Award

The Lifetime Achievement Award is presented in recognition of an individual's outstanding leadership and contribution to the VET sector for more than 25 years. This may be a new innovation, new knowledge, or ways to improve professional practice deemed to be above and beyond the everyday with a long lasting impact in the sector.

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Excellence in Language, Literacy and Numeracy Practice Award  

The Excellence in Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Practice Award recognises innovation and excellence by an individual involved in improving LLN skills in an educational, community or workplace context.

Applications can be made by relevant individuals or organisations (eg colleagues, professional bodies, students, employers, industry or community representatives) or through self-nomination.

Read more about the Excellence in Language, Literacy and Numeracy Practice Award

International Training Provider of the Year Award

The International Training Provider of the Year Award recognises a registered training organisation that has demonstrated outstanding achievement in all aspects of vocational education and training to full-fee paying international students in Australia and overseas.

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School Pathways to VET Award

The School Pathways to VET Award recognises eligible organisations including schools, registered training organisations, group training organisations, industry bodies and employers that have collaboratively delivered one (or more) excellent vocational education and training programs to secondary school students.

Read more about the School Pathways to VET Award

Australian Apprenticeships - Employer Award

The Australian Apprenticeships - Employer Award recognises those employers who have made innovative improvements in training which provide beneficial outcomes for their apprentices and / or trainees in Australia and to their local community.

Read more about the Australian Apprenticeships - Employer Award

Showcasing success

The Australian Training Awards website hosts an inspirational collection of stories about best practice in vocational education and training. Videos and case studies feature past winners and finalists of the Australian Training Awards.

The stories prove that investing in a nationally recognised qualification can lead to greater employability, job security, earning potential, greater choices for work options and, for many individuals, a better life! 

For Australian businesses, the stories show how businesses of all sizes have increased their 'bottom line' and enjoyed sustainable growth, through the provision of nationally recognised training to their employees. 

Whether you are an organisation providing training, or a business considering training, or even an individual seeking skills to gain a better job, the Australian Training Awards website has the stories that will get you motivated!

For more information about awards go to the Australian Training Awards website.

Last updated: 12 October 2017