Community Pathways to VET award winner announced

Ron Maxwell from Western College with Kate Davis

Ron Maxwell from Western College with Kate Davis

The Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR) have announced the winners of their National Australian Training Awards for 2011.

This year, for the first time, the award categories included a national award for Community Pathways to VET, and ALA board member, Mark Brophy was one of the judges. Western College in Dubbo, NSW was the winner of the award.

The Australian Training Awards are the peak, national awards for the vocational education and training (VET) sector, recognising and rewarding organisations and individuals for their outstanding contribution to skilling Australia.

Mark was also a recipient of a Fulbright Professional Scholar in Vocational Education and Training (VET), sponsored by DEEWR, in 2006.

For a full list of award winners and runners up, click here.