2019 ACT Training Awards - Nominations now open

The annual ACT Training Awards showcase the commitment, innovation and outstanding achievements of all those involved in the ACT vocational education and training (VET) sector. Across 14 categories, the awards recognise and reward the success of individuals and organisations in Canberra.

There are categories for individuals, employers and training organisation that are committed to the ACT VET sector and have demonstrated excellence through vocational training.

The ACT government is committed to creating the skills and innovation base of new industries in the ACT. We want to recognise the Excellent work of vocational students and employers in the ACT, as well as the high quality of our VET providers.

For further information on how you and your business can get involved in the 2019 ACT Training Awards please visit the ACT Training Awards page on the Skills Canberra website.


Nominate your organisation

Nominating for the ACT Training Awards is an opportunity for your organisation to raise its profile and be acknowledged and rewarded for its contribution to skilling Australia. Winning an ACT Training Awards can:

  • propel your organisation into the national spotlight and extend its reach to a greater audience as well as increase awareness to new customers
  • showcase what you provide and be rewarded for your implementation of best practice training
  • help your organisation to gain Australia wide recognition as an employer or RTO of choice.

Nominate your organisation for the 2019 ACT Training Awards to be recognised and rewarded for your commitment to staff and contribution to skilling Australia.

Organisation winners will enter a second judging process with other state/territory winners from which 3 finalists are chosen for each category. Winners will be announced at the Australian Training Awards presentation dinner in Brisbane on 21 November 2019.


Nominate your trainers

Do you have trainers who are passionate about VET and inspire their students through engaging and innovative learning?

Your trainers have the opportunity to be recognised for their achievements and be seen as a leader in their field.

The ACT VET Teacher/Trainer of the Year Award recognises innovation and excellence by a teacher/trainer providing nationally recognised training to students at an RTO, or in partnership with an RTO.

The ACT VET Teacher/Trainer of the Year winner will go on to represent the ACT at the Australian Training Awards in Brisbane this November.


Do you have students who are passionate about VET and recognise it as a valuable career pathway?

Your students have the opportunity to be recognised for their achievements and be seen as a leader in their field of study, training or work.

Nominate your students today for their chance to become an ambassador for the VET sector.

Individual winners will go on to represent the ACT at the Australian Training Awards in Brisbane, with student categories receiving $2000 each in prize money.

To see if your students are eligible to apply vists the ACT Training Awards page on the Skills Canberra website.

Nominations close at 5pm on Thursday 16 May 2019


Are you after another way to support the ACT Training Awards? Sponsorship Opportunities Now Available

Sponsoring the ACT Training Awards is an opportunity to show your support for Canberra’s VET sector, which delivers some of the best outcomes and graduates in the country. Your organisation will benefit from the high level of exposure that the awards attract through print, online, radio, newsletter and social media channels used to promote the awards. Refer to the ACT Training Awards page on the Skills Canberra website for full details of how your organisation can benefit from being involved.

Posted 4 March 2019