The Spirit of Hospo: Food Entrepreneur and Graduate Emma Redefines Indulgent Sweets

From Working in Trendy Cafes and in Corporate Hospitality, to Officially Starting a Business, Emma Laskey started out in Kenvale College with the aspiration to start up her own business…

THE SPIRIT OF HOSPO – How Elaine and Her Cafe Business is Adapting to COVID-19 Challenges

The Spirit of Hospo (the hospitality industry) is a series of blog posts to showcase how the Kenvale hospitality students/alumni are showing resilience in this challenging time. Elaine TangJustine Tang…

COVID-19 and the consequences on the international student market?

(Pic Above: Kenvale Students and staff volunteering to prepare meals for students as support during COVID-19) The market for international students in Australia is huge, it accounts for one of…

How Can The Hospitality & Travel Industry Find A Way Out Of The COVID-19 Crisis

With the spread of the new coronavirus (COVID-19), just about every country and industry in the world has been impacted, and because the situation is ongoing, it’s hard to tell…

What Is the Right Hospitality Career Path For You?

The hospitality industry in Australia offers many opportunities for talented and ambitious graduates looking to make a mark on the world. With industries like travel and entertainment continuing to blossom,…

Unique careers for foodies

If you are thinking about studying Commercial Cookery, you might be interested to learn about some of the more unusual job opportunities in the industry. A qualification in Commercial Cookery…

Learning a trade may be better for income

According to a new report, a number of factors, including university debt and limited job opportunities mean that learning a trade may provide better earning potential than studying at university….

Four Possible Careers in Hospitality Management

If you are considering a course in hospitality management, you might be wondering what kind of career prospects will be available to you after graduation. A qualification in hospitality management…

Kenvale’s clean-sweep at the 2019 Tourism Training Australia Awards night.

Congratulations to our lecturers for taking home five awards at the Tourism Training Australia: 2019 Trainer of the Year Award Ceremony at the Four Seasons Hotel! We are thrilled for…

Why more students are fast tracking their career with VET

In 2016, there were estimated to be nearly 81,000 new enrollments in Australian non-university higher education, according to the Grattan Institute. Compared to less than 15,000 full-time equivalent students in…

Are university students really getting more bang for their buck?

Over 1.5 million students were engaged in university education in 2017, with over 600,000 of those being new enrollments, according to Universities Australia. That's an additional 500,000 total students from…

Leaving high school? Study cookery, hospitality or events

Choosing a career path straight out of high school is daunting. It\’s hard to know exactly what you want to do with your life before you\’ve had the opportunity to explore the…