WorldSkills Australia Electrical Trades Regional Competition

16 October 2015 (08:00) - 16 October 2015 (04:00)
  • Location: Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia
  • Address: 175 Fitzgerald Street
  • Email:
  • How to find us: K Block Training Facility - follow the signage on campus
  • Phone: 99562856

Durack will be hosting the Plumbing REGIONAL COMPETITION of WorldSkills Australia:

  • Friday 16 October
  • 8am - 4pm
  • K Block Training Facility (rear of campus)
  • Durack Fitzgerald Street campus

You are invited to come and support our Electrotechnology Apprentices as they compete... FRIENDS/FAMILY/PUBLIC WELCOME...follow the signage on campus to watch them in action...

This is the FIRST TIME Durack has hosted a regional competition!!!
WorldSkills Australia
WorldSkills Australia Regional Competitions help transform local talent into world champions...

This competition is a series of skill-specific tests designed by industry experts that focus on unearthing talent in young Australians undertaking a trade or skill based career. 

Our Durack Electrotechnology Apprentices will be challenged to compete against the best in their region and ultimately the best in Australia. 

They are marked against a rigorous framework aligned to national training packages, standards and benchmarks.


L‐R Durack Institute of Technology lecturer electrical Kyle Praprotnik with WorldSkills Australia competitor and
Durack student Drew Miragliotta (Apprentice, Beresford Electrical), Darren Forrester (Manager, Forrester Electrical) and WorldSkills Australia competitor and Durack student Samuel Royce (Apprentice, Forrester Electrical)

FT - Full time

PT - Part time

FLX - Flexible

RPL - Recognition of prior learning

ONL - Online

OPL - Open learning

PRE - Preapprenticeship

APP - Apprenticeship

TRN - Traineeship

WPA - Workplace assessment