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Australian Training Awards

The 2014 Australian Training Awards have seven categories:

Lifetime Achievement Award
This Award is presented to an individual who has an established history of distinguished service and who has made a lasting contribution to vocational education and training practice. Entries for this award must be made direct to the Australian Training Awards.

National Leadership Award
This Award recognises eligible individuals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the vocational education and training (VET) resulting in improved outcomes for the sector at both a local and national level.

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

Australian Apprenticeships - Employer Award
This Award recognises those employers who have made innovative improvements in training Australian Apprentices in Australia.

Disability Training Initiative Award
This Award recognises employers who demonstrate outstanding achievement in the provision of nationally recognised training* to staff with a disability.

*Nationally recognised training qualifications are based on 'Training Packages'. A training package is a set of nationally endorsed standards and qualifications for recognising and assessing people's skills in a specific industry, industry sector or enterprise.

International Training Provider of the Year Award
(for all states and territories except WA, where applications are accepted directly)

This Award will be presented to a registered training organisation that has demonstrated outstanding achievement in all aspects of the delivery of vocational education and training to full-fee paying international students. Entries for this award must be made direct to the Australian Training Awards.

School Pathways to VET Award
This Award recognises eligible organisations including schools, registered training organisations, industry bodies, employers that have collaboratively delivered an excellent vocational education and training (VET) program to secondary school students.

Awards Presentation

Friday 21 November 2014
Adelaide Convention Centre
North Terrace, Adelaide

For more information about the Australian Training Awards:
Phone:  13 38 73
Watch: its Youtube channel
Follow: its Twitter @AusTrainAwards

2018 Key Dates

12 February: Nominations open
13 April: Nominations close
May/June: Judging process
2 July: Dinner ticket sales open
7 September: SA presentation dinner
15 November: Australian Training Awards presentation dinner


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