2017 Skills First Trainer and Assessor Academic Grants Program
Applications for funding under the 2017 Skills First Trainer and Assessor Academic Grants
Program are now closed.
The Program provides trainers and assessors with significant financial support for their studies and direct engagement in additional coaching, mentoring and professional development in 2017 coordinated by the VDC. This will build teaching professionalism in VET, improving outcomes for students, industry and the community.
The Academic grant program provides each recipient with a grant of $8,000 towards enrolment fees for the study of a Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and/or Masters. This study must be in the field of education. A total of 20 grants will be available.
2017 Skills First Specialist Scholarship Grants
Applications for funding under the 2017 Skills First Specialist Scholarship Grants Program are now closed
Scholarships are available to non-teaching staff who wish to develop their skills, capability and professional standing within the VET system. Among the services provided by specialist staff are student support, student administration, human resources, learning design, records management, purchasing, learning resources, information technology, occupational health and safety and financial management.