Industry training

Customised training solutions for your workforce

Victoria University Polytechnic’s industry engagement includes the delivery of customised training solutions. We deliver industry based programs to clients nationally and internationally, engaging community, government and commercial partners.

Our customised training solutions meet the needs of your staff and organisation, with fit-for-purpose training, consultancy and skills recognition (RPL).

Customised training solutions

Your workforce is your most valuable resource, so we work closely with organisations to ensure our workplace solutions are connected to on-the-job tasks.

Our training programs are linked with industry standards and encompass workshops, non-accredited short courses and customised qualifications. Learning with Victoria University Polytechnic is responsive, connected and accelerated.

The Polytechnic’s solutions are focused on providing life-long learning opportunities for your staff and unlocking productivity gains to benefit your business.

Skills recognition (RPL)

We offer recognition of prior learning and workplace assessment services. Our streamline industry skills recognition process evaluates your workforce’s current skills and knowledge gained through work, study and life experiences. Accessing the online RPL tool is easy and time efficient.

Clients and partners

Client testimonials

See what our clients have to say about their experience with Victoria University Polytechnic.

Apprenticeships Matter


"Victoria University Polytechnic’s methodologies and services are closely aligned to industry standards and expectations. Apprenticeships Matter collaborates with Victoria University Polytechnic on industry events, workplace training and development and industry consultation.

Our collaboration with Victoria University Polytechnic ensures we fill our apprenticeship vacancies faster and we are extremely satisfied with Victoria University Polytechnic’s contributions to our overall objectives and industry capability development."

Victor Pennisi, Senior Business Consultant – Apprenticeships Matter

DTS Food Laboratories


"Since 2010 DTS Food Laboratories has been partnering with Victoria University (VU) to deliver leadership training and support as part of our Leadership Development Program. The training delivered to us has assisted in strengthening the skills of our leadership group and creating a better informed and engaged workforce.

We have engaged VU to facilitate our annual Strategy Management workshops as well as providing Project Management training to all leadership group members, which has greatly assisted in the creation and development of structured project management within the business."

Graeme Richardson, CEO - DTS Food Laboratories

The Chair Foundation Academy

The Foundation Academy is designed for current, aspiring or emerging leaders in a management role within the education and training arena. The program works to achieve the goal for development into an actuality, empowering participants to build confidence as change agents in their lives and their organisations. Find out more about the Foundation Academy.

The Chair Advanced Academy

The Advanced Academy is designed as the next step in leadership development for individuals with a body of experience within a leadership role in education. The program extends your current knowledge and skill sets, providing the tools needed for professional excellence and advancement. Graduates of the Foundation Academy, as well as leaders from higher education organisations world-wide, are encouraged to attend the program. Find out more about the Advanced Academy.

Strengths Based Leadership

Accredited by the Gallup organisation, Strengths Based Leadership helps you discover your talents and understand how to apply them.

StrengthsFinder 2.0 is grounded in more than 40 years of research and assists you in finding the source of your natural talents. The online tool measures the presence of talent in 34 general themes, to identify areas where you have the greatest potential to develop strength.

Strengths Based Leadership at Victoria University Polytechnic can be supported by coaching and workshops facilitated by Gallup certified Strengths Coaches.

Find out more about our Strengths Based Leadership program.

Custom eLearning Development

Victoria University Polytechnic’s Learning Development team have developed multiple award-winning products. We develop world class, online learning resources which can be customised to your business needs.

Our team can provide you with innovative solutions in:

  • custom eLearning development
  • workshops and training
  • off-the-shelf eLearning.

Find out more about our custom eLearning development.

Contact us

Rebecca Xuereb
Project & Executive Support

Phone: +61 3 9919 7710

Email: [email protected]