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Creating jobs from the ground up – Recent Sunshine Coast Daily article

A non-profit learning centre and a vocational college have teamed up to get young adults into work “DO WHAT you love and you’ll never have to work a day in your life."Realistically, life is a little more complicated than an inspirational quote. Fortunately for anyone on the Sunshine Coast who…


And So We Meet Again

Incase you forgot what SmartCity is all about or if you're on the hunt to find a career path that's right for you, check out our new About Us video and find out how you can live in your world and learn in ours. (more…)


ACA Award Winner Chloe Do-Beattie

Smart City Vocational College is pleased to announce that student Chloe Do-Beattie received the Outstanding Student Award for 2016  by the Australian Counselling Association at their national conference, held in Adelaide on 23rd -25th  September, 2016. Chloe won the award in the vocational category and was selected by a panel…


Tips to Study Smarter

Are you finding it difficult to juggle everyday life and study? Let’s face it, we're not super humans and we all live busy lives which leaves us vulnerable to day-to-day stress. It’s easy to say “you need to manage your time better” but how do you actually achieve that? Try…


Smart City Announces Billy Slater As New Brand Ambassador

Meet our New Brand Ambassador, Billy Slater. Smart City Vocational College is proud to announce that Billy Slater, star Rugby League player and recipient of the Dally M and Clive Chruchill Medals, will represent SmartCity as its official brand ambassador.  SmartCity and Billy Slater will celebrate the announcement at SmartCity’s…


SmartCity Announces Meg Rutledge As New Brand Ambassador

Meet MX Star, SmartCity Student and new SVC Brand Ambassador, Meg Rutledge. We are so excited to announce that X Games Silver Medalist, Australian SX/MS Champion and SmartCity student, Meg Rutledge will be also representing Smart City Vocational College as SmartCity's new Brand Ambassador. Not only does Meg defy convention…


A guide to being the best you!

A guide to being the best you! | Smart City Vocational College

Be inspired by the most successful people and their morning routines to achieve your own greatness. Willpower is a detrimental component to achieve success and scientifically proven to be at its highest in the morning. Investing your first hours of the day on top-priority tasks will see you achieving more…


Study tips for results to be proud of!

Study tips for results to be proud of!| Smart City Vocational College

A new year is a perfect opportunity to reflect on what you have accomplished, and what you want to for 2016. Make a plan on how to get there and achieve your career goals with industry experts.   SmartCity Vocational Learning offers a range of nationally accredited qualifications. SmartCity’s experienced trainers…


There is a time for studying, and then there is a time to relax.

There are so many tips on how to study efficiently. We have put together some of our favourites for you. Acronyms, songs or poems MATH WAL. To you, that’s nonsense but to someone else, it’s the part of an insect (mouthparts, antennae, thorax, head, wings, abdomen and legs). Straight facts are some…


Is studying one of your biggest fears when it comes to starting college?

Find a few of the BEST study tips here We know that starting your new course includes a lot of work and studying and that this can be a bit daunting. Although it is definitely overwhelming at first, you can find a routine that works for you. 1.  Be organised…