Key dates

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2020 direct entry applications open 1 December 2020
2020 direct entry applications close 19 July 2020 

Judging interviews - direct entry award categories: 

  • Excellence in Language, Literacy and Numeracy Practice Award
  • School Pathways to VET Award
  • Australian Apprenticeships - Employer Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • National Achievemet Award
1 - 16 October 2020 
Finalists announced in the direct entry award categories*  16 October 2020 

Judging interviews - state/territory aligned award categories: 

  • Small, Medium and Large Employer of the Year Awards
  • Small and Large Registered Training Providers of the Year Awards
  • Industry Collaboration Award
  • VET Teacher/Trainer of the Year Award
  • Trainee of the Year Award
  • Australian School-based Apprentice ofthe Year Award
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student of the Year Award
  • Vocational Student of the Year Award
2 - 6 November 2020 
Finalists in the state/territory aligned award categories announced 7 November 2020 
Australian Training Awards virtual presentation event - winners anounced   20 November 2020 

*There are no finalists in the following two award categories, Lifetime Achievement and National Achievement awards. The 2020 recipients of these awards will be announced at the virtual event.

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