Friday, October 14, 2016

Assistant Minister for Vocational Education and Skills announces 2016 Australian Training Awards finalists!

On Thursday 13, October Minister Andrews met with a number of Australian Apprenticeships Ambassadors and Australian Apprentices from the finalists in the Australian Training Award business and organisation categories, to announce the 2016 Australian Training Awards finalists.

“These peak, national awards recognise our best and brightest students, businesses and registered training organisations for their contribution to skilling Australia.

“While we are recognising our highest achievers, there are thousands of success stories every year through our vocational education and training sector as Australians gain the skills industry is looking for to secure the jobs of the future,” Minister Andrews said.

Find out who the finalists are in the below award categories:

Australian Apprenticeships – Employer Award

Australian School-based Apprentice of the Year Award

Australian Apprentice (Trainee) of the Year Award

Australian Apprentice of the Year Award

Profiles of all finalists are available on the 2016 finalists’ page of the Australian Training Awards website.

To book your tickets for the presentation event visit the Australian Training Awards website or email

For real time updates on the night, you can find the Australian Training Awards on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Youtube.