Individual

Apprentice of the Year Award

  • 2020 - Caitlin Radford
  • 2019 - Rory Milner
  • 2018 - Michael Edwards
  • 2017 - Gemma Hartwig
  • 1994 - Ian Malcom
  • 1995 - Teresa Greer
  • 1996 - Ella Wright
  • 1997 - Jason Jones
  • 1998 - Timothy Rosser
  • 1999 - David Hodges
  • 2000 - Shelley Clayton
  • 2001 - Jennifer Grainger
  • 2002 - Aaron Carle
  • 2003 - Jonathan Kemble
  • 2004 - Brad Donaldson
  • 2005 - Christine Stock
  • 2006 - Kevin Baker
  • 2007 - Thomas Spottswood
  • 2008 - Rachael Keiley
  • 2009 - Blake McCarthy
  • 2010 - Jason Bryan
  • 2011 - Colin Wilson
  • 2012 - Sara Burke
  • 2016 - Shane Dealy
  • 2015 - Jared Stone
  • 2014 - Melinda Lethbridge
  • 2013 - Patrick Janes

Australian School-based Apprentice or Trainee of the Year Award

  • 2020 - Sebastian Connor
  • 2019 - Arcadia Meldrum
  • 2018 - Caitlin Whittle
  • 2017 - Bethany Simpson
  • 2011 - Jessica Pendlebury
  • 2012 - Alistair Keller
  • 2016 - Leuwin Andrew
  • 2015 - Brenden Williamson
  • 2014 - Eylish Perry
  • 2013 - Joel Schwarz

VET Teacher/Trainer of the Year Award

  • 2020 - Kevin Nunn
  • 2019 - Sarah Ford
  • 2018 - Crystle Challinger
  • 2017 - Jane Goodfellow
  • 2011 - Amanda Smith
  • 2012 - Fiona French
  • 2016 - Donna Colombini
  • 2015 - Stephen Lunn
  • 2014 - Steven Atkins
  • 2013 - Jacky Cheng

Vocational Student of the Year Award

  • 2020 - Heetham Hekmat
  • 2019 - Shaona Imaru
  • 2018 - Caitlan Noble
  • 2017 - Rachelle Boyle
  • 1994 - Lynda Jesser
  • 1995 - Mark Cave
  • 1996 - Guy Doyle
  • 1997 - Georgiana Butt
  • 1998 - Dale Meehan
  • 1999 - Catherine McAvoy
  • 2000 - Kylie Hooker
  • 2001 - Marcus Deakes
  • 2002 - Susan Meli
  • 2003 - Vanessa Wood
  • 2004 - Greg Wareham
  • 2005 - Ty Menzies
  • 2006 - Jason Walton
  • 2007 - Selena Smith
  • 2008 - Jill Morris
  • 2009 - Jason Bromley
  • 2010 - Michael Hogan
  • 2011 - Vanessa Corbell
  • 2012 - Gloria Davison
  • 2016 - Carla Willcox
  • 2015 - Karen Rose
  • 2014 - Rachel Bacon (nee Dudok)
  • 2013 - Kate Cross

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student of the Year Award

  • 2020 - Lisa Cherie Birnie
  • 2019 - Taylor Williams
  • 2018 - Soleil White
  • 2017 - Donald Dundas
  • 1994 - Michael Hutton
  • 1995 - Joseph Cleland
  • 1996 - Michelle Simms
  • 1997 - Leroy Eggmolesse
  • 1998 - Trevor Prior
  • 1999 - Allison Gear
  • 2000 - Natasha McAdam
  • 2001 - Anita Maynard
  • 2002 - Gary Richardson
  • 2003 - Corey Murray
  • 2004 - Brendan Bishop
  • 2005 - Robert Fielding
  • 2006 - Roenia Edmund
  • 2007 - Shilo Barker
  • 2008 - Michael Donovan
  • 2009 - Dasha Newington
  • 2010 - Rory Smeaton
  • 2011 - Joshua Toomey
  • 2012 - Nathan McGuire
  • 2016 - Indi Clarke
  • 2015 - Philadelphia Hughes
  • 2014 - Sally Moylan
  • 2013 - Markeeta Douglas

Lifetime Achievement Award

  • 2020 - Mary Campbell
  • 2019 - Wayne Collyer
  • 2018 - Marie Persson
  • 2017 - Bruce Mackenzie
  • 2011 - Stella Axarllis AM
  • 2012 - Peter Kirby AO
  • 2016 - Douglas Wright AM
  • 2015 - Peter Henneken AM
  • 2014 - Berwyn Clayton
  • 2013 - Albert Coulston Evans AO

Excellence in Language, Literacy and Numeracy Practice Award

  • 2020 - Rachel Leigh Taylor
  • 2019 - Debra Guntrip
  • 2018 - Lidia Lipkiewicz
  • 2017 - Kathrin Colgan
  • 2016 - Isabel Osuna-Gatty
  • 2015 - Lyn Wilson
  • 2014 - Freya Merrick dos Santos
  • 2013 - Ros Bauer

National Achievement Award

  • 2020 - Debbie Blow
  • 2019 - Judith McKay
  • 2018 - Jennie Barrera
  • 2017 - Suzanne Brandstater
  • 2016 - Denise Stevens

Trainee of the Year Award

  • 2020 - Breanna Cassidy
  • 2019 - Stephen Witkowski
  • 2018 - Kimberly Brewster
  • 2017 - Dustin Cross
  • 1994 - Tri Thuc Ha
  • 1995 - Jacquelynne La Fou
  • 1996 - Ciaran McAssey
  • 1997 - Anita Van Oene
  • 1998 - Arleta Hodges
  • 1999 - Anita Astley-Paulsen
  • 2000 - Angela Pappin
  • 2001 - Sarah Karydis
  • 2002 - Tara Harding
  • 2003 - Mark Devery
  • 2004 - Samantha Johnson
  • 2005 - Kylie Fleetwood
  • 2006 - Tracy Sutton
  • 2007 - Evan Brett
  • 2008 - Matter Machar
  • 2009 - Jacqueline Vella
  • 2010 - Gabriella Morona
  • 2012 - David Failla
  • 2016 - Ben Nedwich
  • 2015 - Sandra Van Der Gaag
  • 2014 - Joshua Lodge
  • 2013 - Ashlee Hodson

Prime Minister's Training Award

  • 1995 - Virginia Simmons

Stella Axarlis Australian School-based Apprentice of the Year Award

  • 2006 - Emma Clarke
  • 2007 - Caitlin Cox (Joint winner)
  • 2007 - Warwick Johnstone (Joint Winner)
  • 2008 - Melinda Stephens
  • 2009 - Jacob Noonan
  • 2010 - Yazmin Brown

Leadership in VET Quality Award

  • 2011 - Jeanette Allen
  • 2012 - Peter Coyne
  • 2013 - Paul Rasmussen

National Leadership Award

  • 2014 - Michelle Weaver

Registered Training Organisation

School Pathways to VET Award

  • 2020 - St Paul's College, Kempsey
  • 2019 - Circular Head Christian School
  • 2018 - Busselton Senior High School
  • 2017 - Southern Tasmanian Catholic Colleges Trade Training Centre
  • 2011 - John Forrest Secondary College - MPA Skills Partnership
  • 2012 - Moranbah State High School
  • 2016 - Northern Adelaide State Secondary Schools’ Alliance [NASSSA]
  • 2015 - Southern Cross Catholic Vocational College
  • 2014 - St Columban's College
  • 2013 - Southern Cross Catholic Vocational College

Small Training Provider of the Year Award

  • 2020 - Builders Academy Australia
  • 2019 - Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta
  • 2018 - PEER
  • 2017 - Avidity Training and Development
  • 2001 - Institute for Design, Entertainment and the Arts
  • 2002 - Traineeship Advisory Services Australia
  • 2003 - Kyabram Community Learning Centre
  • 2004 - River Murray Training
  • 2005 - Organisation & Professional Development Services
  • 2006 - Marr Mooditj Foundation
  • 2007 - The Academy of Interactive Entertainment
  • 2008 - Australian College of Training
  • 2009 - Blue Dog Training
  • 2010 - Industrylink
  • 2011 - Equalis Pty Ltd
  • 2012 - LabTech Training
  • 2016 - Academy of Interactive Entertainment
  • 2015 - Plumbing Industry Climate Action Centre
  • 2014 - Seafood Training Tasmania inc
  • 2013 - Help Enterprises

Large Training Provider of the Year Award

  • 2020 - South West Institute of TAFE
  • 2019 - Sunraysia Institute of TAFE
  • 2018 - Wodonga Institute of TAFE
  • 2017 - The Gordon Institute of TAFE
  • 1996 - South Western Sydney Institute
  • 1997 - Regency Institute of TAFE
  • 1998 - West Coast College of TAFE - Joondalup
  • 1999 - Wide Bay Institute of TAFE
  • 1999 - Spencer Institute of TAFE
  • 2000 - TAFE Tasmania
  • 2001 - South East Metropolitan Institute
  • 2002 - Institute of TAFE Tasmania
  • 2003 - Torrens Valley Institute of TAFE
  • 2004 - TAFE NSW - North Coast Institute of TAFE
  • 2005 - Challenger Institute of Technology
  • 2006 - The Bremer Institute of Technology
  • 2007 - TAFE NSW - Western Institute
  • 2008 - Wodonga Institute of TAFE
  • 2009 - Swinburn University of Technology (TAFE Division)
  • 2010 - TAFE NSW - Western Sydney Institute
  • 2011 - TAFE SA Regional
  • 2012 - Challenger Institute of Technology
  • 2016 - Box Hill Institute Group
  • 2015 - VERTO Ltd
  • 2014 - Chisholm Institute
  • 2013 - TAFE NSW - South Western Sydney Institute

International Training Provider of the Year Award

  • 2019 - TAFE Queensland
  • 2018 - Box Hill Institute Group
  • 2017 - Holmesglen Institute
  • 2012 - TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute
  • 2015 - CHARLTON BROWN®
  • 2014 - Central Institute of Technology
  • 2013 - Box Hill Institute

Australian Training Initiative Award

  • 1994 - Work Skill Australia Foundation
  • 1994 - Transfield Shipbuilding
  • 1995 - Email Ltd
  • 1996 - Barclay Mowlem Construction Ltd
  • 1997 - Construction Training Australia
  • 1998 - Russco Agencies Skills Centre
  • 1999 - Incat Tasmania
  • 2000 - NSW Police Service
  • 2001 - Qantas College Online
  • 2002 - Art Tourism Training Project - West Pilbara College of TAFE and Cheeditha Community
  • 2003 - Youth in Recovery Program - Brisbane City Council
  • 2003 - Koori Leadership Program - RMIT and Victorian Aboriginal Community Services
  • 2004 - Auswest Specialist Education and Training Services - Department of Justice WA
  • 2005 - Queensland Ambulance Service
  • 2006 - C.Y. O'Connor College of TAFE and WA Country Health Service
  • 2008 - WA Department of Corrective Services
  • 2008 - Group Training Northern Territory
  • 2008 - The Split Rock Inca Alliance
  • 2010 - Tropical North Queensland TAFE

VET in Schools Excellence Award

  • 1999 - Moorabbin Oakleigh Springvale Employment Development Group
  • 2000 - Willunga High School
  • 2001 - Rosny College
  • 2002 - Benalla College
  • 2003 - Futures Connect/Murray TAFE
  • 2004 - Ballina High School
  • 2005 - Claremont College
  • 2006 - WA College of Agriculture - Cunderdin
  • 2007 - Gladstone Schools Engineering Skills Centre
  • 2008 - Central West TAFE in partnership with Geraldton Senior College and Clontarf Midwest Football Academy
  • 2009 - WA College of Agriculture Cunderdin
  • 2010 - Inner Melbourne VET Cluster Incorporated

Skills for Sustainability - Education Institution Award

  • 2009 - TAFE NSW - Northern Sydney Institute
  • 2010 - Swinburne University of Technology (TAFE)
  • 2011 - TAFE NSW – Western Sydney Institute
  • 2012 - TAFE NSW – North Coast Institute
  • 2013 - Green Business Audit & Training

Community Pathways to VET Award

  • 2011 - Western College
  • 2012 - Bedford Group

Business

Australian Apprenticeships - Employer Award

  • 2020 - Fairbrother
  • 2019 - Essential Energy
  • 2018 - Siemens Ltd.
  • 2017 - SA Power Networks
  • 2011 - Dardanup Butchering Company
  • 2012 - B & J Building Consultants and Steel Supplies
  • 2016 - WPC Group Ltd
  • 2015 - Clinipath Pathology
  • 2014 - Just Better Care Canberra
  • 2013 - Thiess Pty Ltd

Small Employer of the Year Award

  • 2020 - Kent Saddlery
  • 2019 - Crusader Homes
  • 2018 - Spencer Constructions (QLD) Pty Ltd
  • 2017 - Tradesmen on Time
  • 2011 - Murray Bridge Veterinary Clinic
  • 2012 - Comstar Systems
  • 2016 - Bond Hair Religion
  • 2015 - Hy-Performance Fluid Power
  • 2014 - Arafura Tree Services
  • 2013 - Dayshelf Fire Systems

Medium Employer of the Year Award

  • 2020 - Outside Ideas
  • 2019 - Astill's Electrical Services Pty Ltd
  • 2018 - North Construction and Building Pty Ltd
  • 2017 - Darwalla Group
  • 2016 - ProBuild (NT) Pty Ltd

Large Employer of the Year Award

  • 2020 - SA Power Networks
  • 2019 - Barminco
  • 2018 - PACCAR Australia
  • 2017 - Hutchinson Builders
  • 2016 - Metro Trains Melbourne

Industry Collaboration Award

  • 2020 - Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education and Australian Defence Force
  • 2019 - Holmesglen Institute and Royal Children's Hospital Collaboration
  • 2018 - Integrating Training and Biodiversity Conservation
  • 2017 - Futuretech
  • 2011 - SPC ARDMONA in collaboration with the AMWU and National Food Institute
  • 2012 - Minerals Council of Australia – Northern Territory Division in collaboration with Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education
  • 2016 - The Skills Exchange - Barangaroo and Darling Harbour
  • 2015 - Clennett’s Mitre 10
  • 2014 - Oothungs (Sisters) in Mining Program
  • 2013 - Australian Racing and Equine Academy

Employer of the Year Award

  • 1994 - Australian Newsprint Mills
  • 1995 - Ford Motor Company of Australia
  • 1996 - Uncle Tobys Company Limited
  • 1997 - National Rail Corporation
  • 1998 - Austral Ships
  • 1999 - St John of God Health Care
  • 2000 - Nabalco Pty Limited
  • 2001 - Alcoa World Alumina Australia - WA
  • 2002 - Thiess - QLD and NT units
  • 2003 - The Riviera Group
  • 2004 - ACI Glass Packaging - Adelaide, Operations
  • 2005 - Eurobodalla Shire Council
  • 2006 - John Holland Group Pty Ltd
  • 2007 - John Love Electrical
  • 2008 - Weir Minerals Australia
  • 2009 - Hollywood Private Hospital
  • 2010 - Crown Melbourne
  • 2011 - Hutchinson Builders
  • 2012 - Drakes Supermarkets
  • 2015 - Crown Perth
  • 2014 - Westpac Banking Corporation
  • 2013 - Crown Melbourne

Prime Minister's Small Business of the Year Award

  • 1995 - Ideas on Deck
  • 1996 - Raffelini Restaurant
  • 1997 - Scuba Warehouse
  • 1998 - Pro Paint 'n Panel
  • 1999 - Angus Clyne Australia
  • 2000 - Walshs Seeds
  • 2001 - Wholesale Timber
  • 2002 - Alf's Smash Repair
  • 2003 - Stephen Dibb Jewellery
  • 2004 - Mad About Plants
  • 2005 - Geraldton Resource Centre
  • 2006 - Jetset Norwood
  • 2007 - Clarence Valley Kitchens and Shopfitting
  • 2008 - Verriers Engineering Services
  • 2009 - Cyber Hair
  • 2010 - Diesel Electrics

Disability Training Initiative Award

  • 2014 - Train 2 Learn