St James College Named as Finalist in Prestigious Training Awards

Latest News Friday, 03 Nov 2023

St James College is a national finalist in the highly competitive Australian Training Awards (ATA) in the School Pathways to VET (Vocational Education and Training) category. The category recognises excellence in the delivery of innovative VET pathways to secondary school students.

The college is one of 75 finalists across 16 categories selected from hundreds of entries submitted by entrants nationwide. 2023 marks the 30th anniversary for these peak awards showcasing best practice in VET and skills-based career training.

Principal Rebgetz expressed her delight at the news saying, “We are thrilled that St James has been named one of three finalists - it’s a remarkable achievement.”

“This recognition is testament to the school's innovative and non-binary approach to vocational education from Year 5, and acknowledges the results being achieved by students and teachers.

“Skills and academic mastery together is the way of the future,”Ms Rebgetz added.

Winners will be announced at a gala event in Hobart this November. Stay tuned for updates.

Further information about the Australian Training Awards can be found here.

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