Media Statements

The Industry Training Federation is proud and delighted to welcome the inaugural “Got a Trade” Week – part of a campaign to promote and celebrate vocational education, trades and services training and apprenticeships. Read More

The Industry Training Federation welcomes new performance data showing industry trainees and apprentices gaining credits and completing programmes at higher rates in 2014. Read More


The Industry Training Federation is dismayed by advice from the PPTA’s Secondary Principals’ Council that schools consider limiting enrolments in Trades Academies to protect staffing grants. Read More

Emeritus Professor Pat Walsh is the new Chair of the Industry Training Federation. Read More