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Victorian Training Awards 2017

Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 Victorian Training Awards The Minister for Training and Skills, the Hon. Gayle Tierney announced the winners of the 2017 Victorian Training Awards at a celebration at Crown Palladium on Wednesday 11 October. The awards recognise and honour the outstanding achievements of vocational education and training students, teachers, training providers and employers across 15 …

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NECA Education & Careers

NECA Education & Careers is not your ‘run of the mill’ trade school or Group Training Organisation (GTO)… it is a smallish business which thrives on delivering great customer service to everyone who walks through our doors. Owned and operated by the electrical industry, our customers range from pre-apprentices/apprentices to top tier electrical contractors. We partner with employers to determine …

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Get Industry Ready

Since its inception, Futuretech has delivered training with the overall aim of producing skilled and confident electrical workers. As a collaborative venture between Holmesglen and Electrical Trades Union (Victoria branch), Futuretech’s courses, which range from pre-vocational, apprenticeship and post trade electrotechnology qualifications, have been developed to deepen the skills and knowledge of electrical workers at an important part of their …

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2015-2016 Horror period for electrical workers

The previous 12 month period has seen the death of 4 electrical workers in Victoria. This is the worst result for electrical worker fatalities for any state or territory in either Australia or New Zealand All of these workers were young men in their early to mid-twenties and have died whilst performing quite typical electrical work. All of these young …

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An Industry Engagement Framework

Future Energy Skills is contracted as an agent of the Office of the Victorian Skills Commissioner (OVSC) to deliver on the new Industry Engagement Framework (the Framework) for the Electro-technology, Electricity Generation and Supply, Gas Supply and New Energy Technology sectors. The Victorian Government launched the Framework on the 10 August 2016; this framework will provide a structured way for …