Are university work placements really worthwhile?

Over 90 per cent of Australians consider student work placements to be important in preparing young people for the workplace, according to Universities Australia. With more of the country understanding…

Why VET students get the best of both worlds

You've probably heard the tale from more than one person: Stepping out into the world with a fresh bachelor's degree only to find that every employer in your chosen field…

What is VET in Australia? (and why you should care about it)

VET stands for vocational education and training, and is a common term in Australia for nationally recognised tertiary qualifications outside of university. A VET qualification is an extremely attractive alternative…

5 reasons 2019 is the perfect time to start a vocational qualification

New Year's resolution goals: Start your career straight out of high school!The beginning of 2019 is just around the corner and it's time to think about the next chapter of your…

Does a vocational qualification give you better career prospects than a university degree?

  Whether you\’re fresh out of high school or simply looking for a change in career, choosing your pathway to success is a decision worthy of serious thought. You want…

Short courses at Kenvale College: Your pathway to success

Hospitality is one of Australia's largest sectors, employing approximately 913,000 workers as of May 2018, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – and it's growing.Restaurant & Catering Australia…

Why Radisson Blu hires Kenvale College students

Hospitality is a highly competitive, fast-paced field. To build a career, you need real-world skills as well as in-depth knowledge. Kenvale College graduates enjoy a 100 per cent employment rate,…

How a mentor will develop your career while you’re studying

When choosing an events, commercial cookery or hospitality management course, you should look for an institution that offers an outstanding mentoring program. The importance of mentoring in the hospitality industry…

Australia’s cookery industry is thriving – how can you benefit?

With its golden sandy beaches, sunshine, vibrant urban centres and laidback lifestyle – do you really need any more of an incentive to study in Australia? In fact, there are plenty…

Do you need a qualification to work in hospitality?

  So, you want to pursue a career in hospitality? Fantastic! But how do you go about getting a job in the industry, and do you need a qualification to succeed?…

Scholarship winner Georgia-May taking every Kenvale opportunity

Earning a scholarship to one of the leading hospitality colleges in Australia might be a lot of pressure for some students, but Georgia-May Gallea is certainly no ordinary student.The 2016…

Why Kenvale College graduates DON’T need to adjust to the workplace

Traditionally, the transition between university and the workplace is a significant step for new graduates. After years of hard study, exams and assignments, they suddenly switch to a full working day.While…