Yearly Archive: 2015

Indigenous Mentor visits Colac Community Services Trainees

September 7, 2015 Our Community Services Group had the opportunity on Thursday 3rd September for Indigenous, Mentor Moana ‘Mo’ Matthews to come in and talk about her role at Raw Recruitment and what challenges are involved for indigenous youth gaining and keeping employment.  Mo went through her time in the Northern Territory working with remote communities and youth...
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Employee of the Month – September

September 7, 2015 Lee Stokes (Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology) Lee Stokes Lee Stokes is a 2nd year Apprentice working at Mahonys Transport.  Lee has already proven himself to be a valuable member of the service team with his ability to pick up new tasks an skills very quickly and put them into practice. He...
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School-Based Traineeship Programs for 2016 (Colac, Geelong, Werribee & Woori Yallock)

September 1, 2015 Victorian Group Training is once again offering great school-based traineeship programs in 2016. The following programs are on offer and we are welcoming expressions of interest right now! Geelong based programs: Certificate III Community Services Certificate III Early Childhood Education & Care Certificate III Education Support Certificate II Conservation & Land Management Colac based program:...
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Making your workplace safer! (Employees & Employers)

August 17, 2015 Making Your Workplace Safer At Victorian Group Training, our number 1 priority is the safety of our employees in the workplace.  Whether you’re an employer, apprentice or trainee, full-time, part-time, school-based, in Geelong, Colac or anywhere else in the state, whatever you do at work, you have a right to a safe and healthy workplace...
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Employee of the Month – August

August 3, 2015 Lachlan Gangell (Certificate IV in Youth Work) Lachlan Gangell Lachlan Gangell is a Year 12 student at St Josephs College Geelong – currently undertaking a Certificate 4 in Youth Work with his Host Employer, Surf Coast Shire.  Diversitat Training have provided quality trainers to work with Lachlan and he is motoring through his assessments and...
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Sisters Day Out 2015 (Warrnambool)

July 22, 2015 ‘Sisters Day Out’ are well-being workshops for Aboriginal women run at different locations throughout the year in Victoria. Alexis, Moana & Gemma Gemma Middleton from VGTC attended the 96th workshop held in Warrnambool on Tuesday 21st July along with Moana and Alexis from Raw Recruitment (Aboriginal recruitment/employment services in Victoria). The Sisters Day Out program...
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Telephone Techniques Course (Colac) – Expressions of Interest wanted

July 13, 2015 Telephone Techniques – 1/2 day Victorian Group Training is looking for expressions of interest in the Telephone Techniques course run by VECCI to be held in Colac.  VGTC staff have participated in this program in the past and found it to be highly informative and beneficial. Course details are: A phone call is often your...
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Employee of the Month – July

July 1, 2015 Madeleine Larkins (Certificate III Financial Services) Maddy has worked as a financial services trainee at ANZ Geelong West since February 2015. Maddy is a highly valued team member at ANZ.  She has a great raport with her colleagues as well as her customers in the busy retail strip that she serves. Maddy Larkins Maddy is...
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Full-Time Apprenticeships & Traineeships Victoria

June 30, 2015 Victorian Group Training offers Full-Time Apprenticeships & Traineeships across all industries in Colac, Geelong and across Victoria. You don’t need to have any training or education level to undertake an Apprenticeship or Traineeship; you just need to be at least 15 years of age and able to legally work in Australia. We have vacancies on...
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Employee of the Month – June

June 4, 2015 James Deller (Certificate III Sports Turf Management) James Deller James is a 1st Year Sports Turf Management apprentice at 13th Beach Golf Links studying at The Gordon.  He has demonstrated a great passion for the industry in his short time with 13th Beach Golf Links at Barwon Heads and has a genuine want to learn. ...
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