We are proud to announce our Industry and Community partnerships for 2024

Industry Partnerships

Bayside Peninsula Integrated FV Partnership

The Bayside Peninsula Integrated Family Violence Partnership (BPIFVP) was established to improve the integration of services, playing a vital role in the transformation of service delivery and community responses to family violence. It plays an important role in increasing the safety of victim survivors and the accountability of perpetrators.

The Bayside Peninsula Integrated FV Partnership has been a key member of the Chisholm Graduate Certificate in FV Industry Advisory Committee since its inception.  

Craft Built Homes - Modern Rustic Specialists

Craft Built Homes are an award-winning construction and design team who specialise in modern rustic builds. They pride themselves in creating bespoke, high-quality and energy efficient new homes, extensions, and renovations.

They use natural timber and stone to create thoughtful homes that have a unique and personal feel.

Craft Built Homes employ a dedicated and skilled team, including Chisholm Certificate III in Carpentry apprentice and Master Builders Association of Victoria 2024 Apprentice of the Year award winner, Perin Breakell.


EQUANS ANZ is a leading provider of multi-technical building services, including audio visual, mechanical, fire, communication, and electrical solutions, across 17 countries. It provides excellent technical know-how in design, installation and maintenance to support energy, industrial and digital transitions for clients. 

Equans supports Chisholm’s ongoing strategy to increase training participation in Melbourne’s south-east and supports career pathways for women (and those who identify as female) in non-traditional occupations. 

Jayco Corporation

Jayco Corporation is Australia’s leading RV designer, manufacturer and distributer of RVs, including camper trailers, caravans, campervans and motorhomes. Established in 1975, Jayco has multiple facilities, two of which are located in Dandenong South, Victoria, employing more than 1,100 employees.

Chisholm delivers a range of accredited virtual training programs across the Jayco business nationwide. Chisholm also developed a rolling enrolment platform for a leadership and management qualification, which is part of Jayco’s professional development program for business leaders.

South East Melbourne Manufacturers Alliance (SEMMA)

SEMMA is the peak industry association representing more than 230 leading manufacturing companies located in South East Melbourne. It provides a strong, clear voice for manufacturers, and participates in the ongoing regional and national debate regarding the critical need for an innovative and sustainable manufacturing community.

The two organisations have long worked together to support jobseekers into employment and training through collaboration with Chisholm’s Jobs Victoria Engineering Project.

Community Partnerships

Foundation Learning Centre

The Foundation Learning Centre supports those members of our community who are the most vulnerable, marginalised and educationally disadvantaged.  It aims to provide a safe and engaging learning environment that nurtures and supports the individual journey for each participant.

The Learning Centre program, ‘Gaining the Edge’, delivers job-ready skills to Chisholm’s Early Childhood Trainees from the Jobs Victoria, DE Traineeship Project, before they commence employment. 

Living and Learning

Living Learning at Pakenham supports those who are disadvantaged or vulnerable to set and achieve realistic career goals. It creates a safe, inclusive space, where individuals feel valued, heard and empowered to explore their career options. 

Living Learning works closely with the Chisholm Skills and Jobs Centre to provide quality career counselling to Chisholm students. Through this collaboration, career counselling services help improve the economic social wellbeing of our students.