The Bright Future Campaign: Employers Wanted, Support Students

A Brighter Future through Student Work Placements and School Based Apprenticeships & TraineeshipsSkillsOne television presenter Rachel Small talks about The Bright Futures Campaign and defines School Based Apprenticeships & Traineeships (SBATs) and Work Placements. A number of vox pops fromRead More

School Based Apprenticeships and Traineeships in NSW

School Based Apprenticeships and Traineeships in NSW

School Based Apprenticeships and Traineeships are more than just part-time jobs - they’re a great way to set yourself up for the career you want whilst you are completing your HSC. School Based Apprenticeships and Traineeships are available to allPlay Video

Private: Skills and Thrills Showcases 2023

  The Skills and Thrills Career Showcase is an engaging presentation taking careers advice out of the classroom and onto the screen, through an action-packed session of video, animation, music, personal ambassador stories, industry statistics and host engagement. The Skills andRead More

School-based apprenticeship program lifts retention

Tasmania’s School-Based apprenticeship program is helping lift the State’s retention rates, according to Premier and Minister for Education and Skills, David Bartlett.Speaking on Tuesday at the graduation of eight Tasmanian apprentices and trainees in Hobart, Mr Bartlett said the programRead More

Building communities with Landcom

Building communities with Landcom

We will meet with Michael Burt the general manager of Landcom and he will have a chat about the project Youthbuild, chatting about how young people can get involved and show us were it all takes place. Youthbuild is anPlay Video

Digital Parents Showcase

The Skills and Thrills DIGITAL Parents Showcases is now closed for 2021. We hope you enjoyed it while it was available (March- May). Please subscribe to the SkillsOne Newsletter to stay up to date on the next release date andRead More

F1 in Schools Sydney Hub Partnership Regional Finals

F1 in Schools Sydney Hub Partnership Regional Finals

  In an innovative example of schools working together, Marrickville High School hosted a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) Activities Day incollaboration with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS)’s Faculty of Engineering and IT, and Sydney Business Partnerships. OverPlay Video

GTA Partnership Award 2009: vetEAST & MEGT

GTA Partnership Award 2009: vetEAST & MEGT

A collaborative approach to Australian School-based Apprenticeships. An eleven year partnership between MEGT and vetEast (seven Melbourne schools) has facilitated vocational pathways for more than 1000 students. As the 2009 winner of the GTA Partnership Award, this program is beingPlay Video

Jessica’s Bright Future

Jessica’s Bright Future

Jessica Taggart's Bright Future began when she undertook a School Based Traineeship, now she is the NSW School Based Trainee of the Year! Jessica's interest in the nursing field began when her younger sister was born with a complex congenitalPlay Video

Cooking up a Bright Future

Cooking up a Bright Future

Every Saturday Jesse Adams, a School Based Trainee Chef, showcases his cooking skills at Catalina, Rose Bay. While balancing a Year 12 workload, Jesse is close to completing his Certificate II Hospitality traineeship and on his way to securing hisPlay Video

Why Choose VET Queensland?

Why Choose VET Queensland?

Some students undertake nationally recognised vocational education and training (VET) qualifications while they are still at school. VET is learning which is directly related to work. Nationally recognised qualifications are developed by industry to give people the knowledge and skills theyPlay Video

What comes after school?

What comes after school?

John Taccori describes his job as helping young people work out what they're good at, and helping them to pursue that interest as a career. He is an experienced career and vocational counsellor, offers his insights and advice into thePlay Video

Vehicle Art @ WorldSkills

Vehicle Art @ WorldSkills

Here at WorldSkills Competition 2008, Justin shows how he has combined his love of cars and painting to undertake a fulfilling career! About Vehicle Painting: Eleven competitors will take part in the challenge to paint the front end of aPlay Video

Supporting students and investing in the future

Supporting students and investing in the future

School Based Apprenticeships, Traineeships and Work Placements are a great way for students to experience work and undertake formal, on the job training as part of their Higher School Certificate. “The program is a really great way to encourage studentsPlay Video

Enlightening Trade

Enlightening Trade

Electro Group Training is a Group Training Organisation (GTO) and a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). It is also a not-for-profit organisation offering school based apprenticeships (ASBA) as well as training and providing qualified electricians to the Electro-Technology industry This programPlay Video

Parent Showcase Western Sydney 10 May 2023

 Wednesday 10 May 6pm A free Showcase presented in partnership with Training Services NSW about Industry and Global Trends, Jobs of the future, Vocational Education and Training, Apprenticeships, Traineeships- both School Based and Post School to support parents in providingRead More

Wenona School restore a Mini

Wenona School restore a Mini

Wenona is a school for girls and young women that aims to enhance and enrich the learning experience. Female participation in the engineering fields in desperately low. How appropriate that the school, through its inaugural Head of STEM Andy Draper,Play Video

Cardinal Newman School

Cardinal Newman School

Team USA visited Cardinal Newman Elementary School as part of the One School One Country program. They were greeted with a raucous reception by the students and staff and spoke to Mark Claypool and Jack Frederick. Students and Competitors exchanged giftsPlay Video

Team New Zealand visits St James School

Team New Zealand visits St James School

WorldSkills Competitors from New Zealand took a trip back to their Elementary and Junior High School days as they made a visit to St James School in Calgary as part of the One School One Country program. Students at St James had beenPlay Video

South Africa Goes Back to School

South Africa Goes Back to School

Competitors from the South African WorldSkills Team took a trip to Olympic Heights Elementary School as part of the One School One Country program. They received a warm welcome and exchanged gifts with the delightful school at a special assembly.

Not Your Average Cirkus

Not Your Average Cirkus

When Stephanie Brown accepted an art teacher position at James Cook Boys High School in Southern Sydney, she soon felt that much of the boys’ aggression and frustration could be channelled positively. She developed the Machismo Project - a circusPlay Video

The Gateway to Industry Schools Program: Agribusiness

The Gateway to Industry Schools Program: Agribusiness

The Agribusiness Gateway to Industry Schools project encompasses a variety of exciting career pathways and jobs associated with on-farm production and the various stages of distribution, value adding, processing and product marketing through the farm to consumer supply chain. The Agribusiness G​​​​​​ateway to IndustryPlay Video

Kempsey Metal Kings

Kempsey Metal Kings

Maths? Nah. English? No way. Being paid to learn Metalwork? Sweet! Being paid to learn skills in metalwork - while still at school - is a project Kempsey High School has undertaken in conjunction with local businesses to give kidsPlay Video

SATs Queensland

SATs Queensland

School-based apprenticeships and traineeships (SATs) allow high school students, generally in Years 10, 11 or 12, to work for an employer and train towards a recognised qualification, while completing their secondary schooling and studying for their Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE) and/or Australian TertiaryPlay Video

Ladies Do Lunch

Ladies Do Lunch

Lauren Yates is a winner of the Australian Vocational Student prize for outstanding vocational achievement in secondary education - she explains the advantages of a TVET course in high school as she prepares gnocci sauce in the learning kitchens ofPlay Video

Resources and Links Page- Their Next Move

Useful Links and Program Information In the Showcase we speak on a wide range of careers and resources. Below are some of the links to help you navigate and decide pathways and options- whilst at school or post school .Read More