AGB Training Blog

Stay safe in your workplace

Did you know that between 2009 and 2010 638,400 workers reported to have sustained a work-related injury in the previous 12 months? That is an incidence rate of approximately 57.9 per 1000 workers (Safe Work Australia, 2012). October 2015 is National Safe Work Month . The aim of this initiative is to focus on health and safety... Read more

Thank You AGB Trainers!

Today celebrates World Teachers Day, a day that recognises the role our teacher’s play in providing quality education at all levels. Here at AGB Training we have numerous qualified trainers who work tirelessly to educate and inspire our students. Denis O’Brien, a passionate Community Services Training Consultant, has over 20 years’ experience working in the... Read more

Training that helps combat drug and alcohol abuse

Current statistics on illicit drug use in Victoria are alarming, with approximately 90,000 Victorians using Methamphetamines within the last year (Fact check, 2013). Ice, a crystal form of methamphetamine, is of particular concern as a more pure form of the substance has become available, further increasing the risk of addiction. These statistics suggest a need... Read more

International students can gain a Nationally Recognised Qualification with AGB Training

Have you just moved to Geelong from another country?  Are you looking to start your education in Australia? AGB Training (AGB) offers a range of courses for International Students at their Geelong Training Centre. The areas of study that are available to international students include Automotive, Business, Civil and Hydraulic Design, Community Services, Spoken and... Read more

Gain a formal Qualification: Recognise Your Skills and Knowledge through RPL

In today’s busy world, we often put off things that seem time-consuming or take us out of our comfort zones.  Time and availability are often the deciding factor when contemplating study or gaining a formal qualification.  We often want a qualification but class times do not fit our schedules.  Recognition of Prior Learning, (RPL) or... Read more

RSA refresher course in Victoria

The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation states that all licensees and staff selling and serving liquor must complete the Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) refresher course within three years of completing their last RSA course. This is due to an update to the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998. The update applies to licensees and staff... Read more