​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Archived announcements

The latest training related announced from our home page which are now archived.

2018 Australian Training Awards ​​winners announced

Congratulations to the Queensland winner and runner up of the 2018 Australian Training Awards. These talented individuals and organisations can now add 'national champion' to their accolades. Find out more​.

Published 20 November 2018

Future of Work - Ski​​​lls and Industry Summit

The Future of Work - Skills and Industry Summit will bring together industry, government, universities, the skills sector and unions to discuss how we prepare ou​r state for the jobs of the future.

Published 5 November 2018

2018-19 Skilling Queenslanders ​​for Work funding round now closed

The second funding round under the Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative for the 2018-19 financial year is now closed for applications.​

Published 27 September 2018

Skills for Queensland

We want Queenslanders to have their say on how to build a Queensland VET sector to deliver job-ready graduates for current and emerging occupations to ensure industry and employers have the skills they need now and in the future. Public consultation and submissions are now open until Friday, 19 October 2018. Find out more​.

Published 18 September​ 2018

2018 QTA state winners annou​nced

Congratulations to the 14 winners of 2018 Queensland Training Awards, announced at the State Gala Dinner on Saturday 8 September in Brisbane. Find out more​.

Published 13 September 2018

State Gala Din​​​ner ticket sales extended

Ticket sales for the 2018 Queensland Training Awards State Gala Dinner in Brisbane on 8 September have been extended until 2 Sept. Don't miss your chance to celebrate at training's 'night of nights'.

​Published 31 August 2018​​

Free t​afe for Year 12 graduates

To support young people into work, the Queensland Government offers free tafe in high priority industry areas for eligible Year 12 graduates. Find out more​.

Published 30 August 2018

Still time for 2017 g​radu​ates to take ​​up free training 

Eligible 2017 Year 12 graduates have until the end of the year to enrol and start free training for skills that are in demand, with up to 160 high priority qualifications funded under free training for year 12 graduates. Find out more​.

Published 2 August 2018

Skilling Queenslanders for Work funding

​The Queensland Government has announced $45.2 million for 227 projects that will assist 7,248 disadvantaged Queenslanders, under the first funding round for 2018-19. The second round is now open. Applications close 27 September 2018. Find out more​.

Published 1 August 2018

State Gala Din​​​ner tickets on sale now

Tickets are now on sale for the 2018 Queensland Training Awards State Gala Dinner in Brisbane on 8 September. Don't miss your chance to celebrate at training's 'night of nights'.

​Published 25 July 2018

Skilling Qu​eenslanders for Work 2018-19 first round projects announced

The Queensland Government has announced $45.2 million for 227 projects that will assist 7,248 disadvantaged Queenslanders, under the first funding round for 2018-19. Find out more.

Published 18 July 2018​​

Training Management System project

For an update on the Training Management System project, click here.

Published 18 July 2018​​

New TAFE Queens​land CEO​ appointed

​Mary Campbell, the new CEO of TAFE Queensland has been appointed. Find out more

Published 3 July 2018

​Skills and Thrills -​​​ a Queensland first!

In a Queensland first, the Skills and Thrills Careers Showcase will present VET pathways information to high school students with film, live speakers and Q&A sessions in the Darling Downs South West and North Coast regions.

Published 2 July 2​018

2018 QTA regional finalists announced

​Congratulations to the 225 talented individuals and hard-working organisations that have been selected as regional finalists for this year's Queensland Training Awards​.

Published 30 May 2018

SQW Community​ Recovery package

The SQW Community Recovery package has been activated to assist with the clean-up and re-building after ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Local residents can participate i​n re-building their communities, be paid a full-time wage and undertake nationally recognised training through Work Skills Traineeships and the First Start program. Find out more​.​​

Published 13 April 2017

Ad​​​vancing skills for the future: a strategy ​​​for vocational education and training in Queensland

The consultation paper for Advancing skills for the future: a strategy for vocational education and training in Queensland (PDF, 1.2 MB)​ was released in February 2017 and closed for feedback on 13 April 2017.

Published 13 April 2017 

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17 December 2018