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The student becomes the teacher
24 Sep 2018
As the famous Chinese proverb goes: give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime. We can take a few lessons from this; firstly of the importance of education and training in giving us lifelong practic ...
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Pre-vocational training giving job seekers the edge
12 Sep 2018
In September 2017, Jordan Nicholson took an important first step towards securing an apprenticeship when he registered to complete a multi-trade pre-vocational course at HVTC’s Skills Centre in Rutherford. The 18-year-old is now seven months into a mo ...
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Save time and study online
27 Aug 2018
Gone are the days where the only way to learn was to sit in a classroom. Today, the classroom has no bounds thanks to advents in modern technology, which allow us to complete a number of courses and qualifications anywhere and anytime (often from the com ...
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Local partnership supports Illawarra’s unemployed youth
28 Aug 2017
Fifteen motivated Illawarra jobseekers have been given the opportunity to gain valuable entry level trade skills and experience thanks to an innovative, community partnership between HVTC, TAFE NSW and BlueScope.
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Bale Engineering & HVTC celebrate 20 years
27 Feb 2015
In February 1995, Port Macquarie’s Bale Engineering signed its first two fitter machinist apprentices with HVTC - Michael Roach and Jeremy Tydd.
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