Discover the latest trades news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Swinburne’s success at plumbing awards
Mon 24 Oct 2016
Apprentice Calan Haydon has taken out the gold medal at the National Plumbing and Fire Awards.
Gold for Swinburne at WorldSkills
Thu 13 Oct 2016
Swinburne graduate Melinda Lethbridge has taken out first place in a national trades competition.
Tradie hat trick
Sat 01 Oct 2016
A Swinburne student has won the Victorian Apprentice of the year award for the third year running.
Inventing apprenticeships for the future
Tue 20 Sep 2016
Swinburne is working with government and business to develop a new apprenticeship model.
Carpentry apprentice wins Apprentice of the Year
Mon 29 Aug 2016
For the third consecutive year, a Swinburne apprentice has been recognised at the Victorian Training Awards.
Swinburne welcomes reform of vocational education
Fri 26 Aug 2016
The reform plans recognises the critical role of TAFEs and dual sector universities.
A bright future for urban farming
Tue 16 Aug 2016
Swinburne is working with industry to develop an energy-saving glass that is akin to sunglasses for plants.
Victorian Apprentice of the Year finalist
Fri 15 Jul 2016
Carpentry apprentice Steven Jeffery is a finalist at the 2016 Victorian Training Awards.
Garden helps Young Mums grow
Mon 27 Jun 2016
Swinburne’s award-winning Young Mums Program has a new community garden
Swinburne helps job seekers shop for skills
Mon 30 May 2016
Swinburne’s Skills and Jobs Centre is drawing in shoppers at Eastland Shopping Centre