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Elliott Pell wins QATSIF scholarship

Gold Coast student Elliott Pell has just won a scholarship from Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Foundation (QATSIF). This scholarship will cover Elliott’s tuition fees for Years 11 and 12, which will assist Elliott in completing the AITC program and gaining a full time apprenticeship upon graduating from Year 12 in 2021. Under the...

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The system is failing young tradespeople

Australian Industry Trade College CEO Mark Hands believes that Australia’s outdated education system is failing young people pursuing trades. The front page of the Courier Mail on Thursday 21 November titled ‘Blue Collar Blues’ revealed that Queensland has lost 30 000 apprentices in six years as the regional skills crisis begins to affect the state....

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Hiking for Toowoomba Homelessness

Supporting the local community is a top priority for the AITC, and is a constant focus in the College curriculum. Recently, two young people from the Toowoomba campus joined Principal David Thompson in completing Hike for the Homeless. Caleb and Nick put up their hands to complete the hike with David, and completed the 10k...

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