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Skilling the Bay is delivering a range of initiatives that contribute to the achievement of the three regional goals of the project.

Each initiative has been designed in consultation with key stakeholders and industry partners and aims to create tangible outcomes for the Geelong community.

The table below outlines the 11 initiatives implemented by Skilling the Bay and the goal to which they are contributing.

Goals 1: Education
Informing and raising educational attainment levels focused on pathways to employment
2: Employment 
Increasing workforce participation through training and reskilling
3: Skills 
Growing existing and emerging industries through targeted skills development
Initiatives Geelong Tertiary Futures Program Whittington Works Alliance Geelong Future Industry Project

Successful Students – STEM

Northern Futures Skilling for Business Success
Digital Technology Program Geelong Region Workforce Development Centre Skilling the Health and Community Services Workforce
Careers in Community Services and Health Skills for Advanced Manufacturing – Composite Materials

Find out about Skilling the Bay in action


Preparing Geelong for the jobs of the future through education, employment and innovation

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