11. Vocational service
11.4. WorldSkills Australia Vocational Training Awards - VET
WorldSkills Australia is a social enterprise that passionately believes skills drive the future of young people, and of Australia. The organisation is part of an international WorldSkills movement. The organisation has been enabling young people to showcase their trade and skills talents since 1981.
The skills-based competitions operate at regional, national and international levels, and are aligned to National Training Packages, Apprenticeships Australia and Jobs Australia schemes. The National Championship is Australia’s biggest vocational education and excellence competition.
WorldSkills promotes and builds a skills culture, celebrates excellence and showcases vocational education and training. They achieve this by engaging in research, promoting skills, building careers, focusing on education and skills training in Australia, fostering international cooperation and development, and running skills competitions and leadership programs.