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20 November 2017, by , in Uncategorized
“Where there’s a will, there’s a way.” – Pauline Kael, 1919.   It’s a simple but powerful proverb, and strongly reinforces that anything in life is possible for those who dare to dream and let nothing stand in their way.   Just hold that thought for a moment, and let me digress.   I’m completely...
13 November 2017, by , in Uncategorized
  Every good writer looks for an angle to their next story.   A catchy title here, a clever play on words there – anything really to engage the reader and maintain their undivided attention.   Sometimes however, you need to just lose all the bells and whistles and simply tell it how it is,...
8 November 2017, by , in Uncategorized
  Kate Bush is a brilliant woman and outstanding songwriter, and was well ahead of her time with an absolute favourite former smash hit of mine, “This Woman’s Work.”   Released in 1989, the track itself was only moderately successful initially, before topping the charts in the UK and Australia upon its re-release in 2005,...
31 October 2017, by , in Uncategorized
  What better day to welcome a quartet of Melbourne Storm NRL stars to the Trade Institute of Victoria than today, Halloween.   Because it was on this day precisely – Halloween – back in 1991 when “The Perfect Storm” (also known as ‘The Halloween Gale’) reached its peak intensity as a powerful cyclone, lashing the east coast...
18 October 2017, by , in Uncategorized
  The Trade Institute of Victoria’s Certificate IV in Building and Construction summer course is back – with four locations throughout Victoria in January 2018.   Courses will be held in Williamstown, Tullamarine, Hallam and Springvale following the success and popularity of this year’s program in January.   TIV’s Certificate IV summer program has been a resounding...
5 October 2017, by , in Uncategorized
    The Trade Institute of Victoria’s Certificate III in Carpentry course needs no introduction.   Broadly recognised as one of the most professional and innovative Carpentry programs in the Building and Construction industry, TIV’s reputation and credibility has been even further enhanced in 2017 with regards to the completion rates and employment outcomes achieved...
18 September 2017, by , in Building
To           : ASPIRING TRADIES/BUILDERS/SITE & PROJECT MANAGERS From     :  TRADE INSTITUTE OF VICTORIA Re          : DONCASTER DIPLOMA OF BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION Only a few spots remain for TIV’s last Diploma of Building and Construction course for 2017 in Doncaster, starting October 18. Do not miss out on this opportunity...
18 September 2017, by , in Uncategorized
To           : ASPIRING TRADIES/BUILDERS/SITE & PROJECT MANAGERS From     : TRADE INSTITUTE OF VICTORIA Re          : WILLIAMSTOWN CERTIFICATE IV IN BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION COURSE Only a few spots remain for TIV’s last Certificate IV in Building and Construction course for 2017 in Williamstown, starting October 31. Do not miss out on this opportunity...
7 September 2017, by , in Building
  To           : ASPIRING BUILDERS From     : TRADE INSTITUTE OF VICTORIA Re          : DIPLOMA OF BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION COURSE The Trade Institute of Victoria (TIV) urges all aspiring Builders to enrol in the next round of Diploma of Building and Construction courses for 2017, commencing on...
25 August 2017, by , in Uncategorized
The Tigers have left the TIV jungle.   The historic group of nine Richmond AFL players celebrated the completion of the theoretical component of their Certificate III in Carpentry and Certificate IV in Building and Construction courses with an informal gathering at TIV headquarters in Williamstown.   Jack Riewoldt, Sam Lloyd, Taylor Hunt, Nick Vlastuin,...