Bonnie Inkster

Bonnie Inkster

Certificate III Engineering Fabrication Trade, Dandenong

Bonnie Inkster has excelled in her apprenticeship with leading motorsports team, Walkinshaw Andretti United, pursuing her passion for welding and fabrication.

Having leapt into the male dominated motor sports industry, Bonnie is now a pivotal part of the team, travelling to races throughout the country.

Due to a hearing impairment, she has developed unique skills to improve her communication with teammates and adapt her welding techniques to achieve flawless results.


Callum Robertson

Callum Robertson

Cert III Engineering – Mechanical – Dandenong

Callum consistently shone as the top student within his Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade Apprenticeship class, showcasing exceptional quality of work. This was acknowledged when he was awarded a bronze medal in the National WorldSkills Championships in 2023.

As an apprentice at Steg Engineering, Callum is eager to continue learning; and is now pursuing a Certificate IV in Engineering (CNC Programming).

Callum’s journey highlights the enormous potential vocational education offers to passionate individuals.


Lee-Ann Thesiera

Lee-Ann Thesiera

Certificate 3 In Hairdressing – Mornington Peninsula

Lee-Ann Thesiera is a true styling creative – not only did she finish her Certificate III In Hairdressing at Mornington Peninsula campus, she also completed the Develop Web Presence Using Social Media course. At first Lee-Ann found study hard. It was her perseverance and creativity that has made her a leader among her peers, and popular among salon clients.


Mitchell Ward

Mitchell Ward

Certificate III Engineering Fabrication Trade, Dandenong

Working in his family’s automotive business, Mitchell has a natural talent for all things mechanical, and is popular with customers who admire his work ethic.

At TAFE, Mitchell excelled in all 36 study units and was always keen to learn as much as possible. He came fourth in the National WorldSkills Championships. Mitchell is a true team player in the classroom and the workplace, willingly sharing knowledge and skills.