Why apply for a WA Training Award?

The WA Training Awards are your chance to put yourself or your organisation in the spotlight and be recognised for your skills or your contribution to the training sector. The Awards provide the chance to celebrate your training successes and compete against your peers, whether they be individuals or organisations.

5 great benefits for individuals

  1. $5000 from your category sponsor to help kick start your career or further your training.
  2. Recognition from your peers as the best in the State!
  3. Opportunity to represent WA at the Australian Training Awards in Hobart in November (does not include WA Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Training Award)
  4. Networking with other high achievers and potential employers at a State and National level.
  5. Employers will value your dedication and achievement.
Taylor Wood, WA School Based Apprentice of the Year 2014

Taylor Wood, WA School Based Apprentice of the Year 2014 and Runner Up Australian School Based Apprentice of the Year 2014

 

“Entering the WA training awards was never about winning to me, it was about taking the opportunity to show students in the VET system that it is our time to shine.”

 

 

Gino Auriemma, WA Vocational Student of the Year 2014

Gino Auriemma, WA Vocational Student of the Year 2014

 

 

 

“Winning the WA Training Award has has led to new opportunities for me and my family run building company. You’ll never know how worthy your efforts are unless you enter.”

 

 

5 great benefits for organisations

  1. A prize to the value of $8000 from your category sponsor.
  2. Recognition from your peers as the best in the State!
  3. Opportunity to represent WA at the Australian Training Awards in Hobart in November (eligible categories only).
  4. Publicity and promotional opportunities for your organisation.
  5. Increased profile to potential students/apprentices/trainees/employees.
NECA College of Electrical Training, WA Large Training Provider of the Year 2014

NECA College of Electrical Training, WA Large Training Provider of the Year 2014

 

 

“The win reaffirmed my belief that the professionalism, dedication and commitment of the CET staff is second to none. The application process afforded us the opportunity to reassess how we operate and provided opportunity to improve.”

 

 

 

Central Institute of Technology, WA and Australian International Training Provider of the Year 2014

Central Institute of Technology, WA and Australian International Training Provider of the Year 2014

 

“Students look for prestige in a training provider so having the training award logo attached to your marketing material is a huge advantage. For our staff, the win is particularly rewarding because it recognises their dedication and skill in what can be a difficult job. More broadly the win endorses Central’s strategic approach to the expansion of ourinternational business.”

Applications for the WA Training Awards 2015 are now open. If you think you’ve got what it takes to be the State’s best, put yourself in the spotlight and you could be reaping these benefits and many more!

Head to our website and apply today!

Welcome to the WA Training Awards blog!

The WA Training Awards recognise and reward outstanding achievements of apprentices, trainees and vocational students, and the contribution to training made by trainers, training organisations and employers. In 2015, the WA Training Awards are in their 21st year.

This blog will provide you with lots of information to help you with your application as well as messages from previous winners, judges and our valuable sponsors.

Put yourself in the spotlight and you could win a share in more than $80 000 in cash and prizes and the chance to represent WA at the Australian Training Awards.

Applications close Friday 8 May 2015. Apply now.

For more information visit dtwd.wa.gov.au/trainingawards