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Latest Apprenticeships and Traineeships News | 29 April 2022

Victorian Government plans to combine VCE and VCAL

Victorian Government plans to combine VCE and VCAL

The Andrews Labor Government’s new senior secondary school certificates will combine the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) and the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) from next year.

From 2023, the new VCE Vocational Major and Victorian Pathways Certificate will replace VCAL, offering students more choices, a higher-quality curriculum and better workplace experiences – preparing students to jump into further study, training at TAFE or work as soon as they leave school.

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Nominations for the 2022 WA Achiever Awards are now open

Nominations for the 2022 WA Achiever Awards are now open

The annual WA Achiever Awards provide financial assistance to young people aged 15 to 25 years who have been in the care of the Department of Communities and are undertaking further education and training.

The 2022 WA Achiever Awards are now accepting nominations, with apprentices or trainees to go in the running for the Apprenticeship or Traineeship Achiever Award, which boasts a $1,000 prize.

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Victoria introduces Working Safely in Solar Industry as Free TAFE Short Course

Victoria introduces Working Safely in Solar Industry as Free TAFE Short Course

The Victorian Government is set to introduce a new Free TAFE Short Course, developed to meet the state's growing demand for solar installations.

The Working Safely in Solar Industry course will arm electricians, plumbers, solar PV and battery installers and their apprentices with the skills they need to install photovoltaic and solar water systems.

Free TAFE Short Courses do not affect a student’s entitlement to subsequently access a full Free TAFE course if they decide to upskill or change their careers down the track.

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