Holmesglen’s Futuretech Honoured with Australian Training Award
Holmesglen has received the 'Industry Collaboration Award' at the 2017 Australian Training Awards.
This follows a successful win at the Victorian Training Awards in the same area of excellence. Holmesglen's industry collaboration was recognised with Futuretech, a partnership with the Electrical Trades Union (ETU) Victorian branch that sees electrical professionals' upskilled in a new $3 million training facility at the ETU headquarters in North Melbourne.
"We are grateful for the recognition of Holmesglen as a leader through these industry awards. Connecting with industry and the community to deliver successful learner outcomes is at the centre of what we do," said Holmesglen Chief Executive, Mary Faraone.
Previously, following the Victorian Training Awards win, Futuretech announced 10 new scholarships for all new applicants commencing a pre-apprenticeship course in 2018 at the Futuretech campus.
The Australian Training Awards are hosted annually by the Australian Government to celebrate the significant contributions of educational providers in the national vocational education and training (VET) sector. The 2017 awards were held at Canberra's National Convention Centre on 23 November.