2023 Queensland Metropolitan Training Awards | Sarina Russo

2023 Queensland Metropolitan Training Awards

By Sarina Russo Editorial Team
2023 Queensland Metropolitan Training Awards
Nadine Neave (left), State Manager with Dianne Fletcher, CEO at the 2023 Queensland Metropolitan Training Awards held in Brisbane City Hall

Congratulations to all the finalist and winners of the 2023 Queensland Metropolitan Training Awards.

The Queensland Training Awards stand as a beacon of recognition and celebration for the outstanding achievements in the vocational education and training (VET) sector. Each year, this prestigious event highlights the exceptional talent, dedication, and innovation of individuals, organisations, and employers committed to shaping the skilled workforce of Queensland. The Awards encompass various categories, including those for apprentices, trainees, vocational students, educators, trainers, as well as training institutions and employers.

Sarina Russo Apprenticeships had the privilege of sponsoring the "Small Employer of the Year" Award, which recognises and celebrates outstanding small businesses that have demonstrated exceptional commitment and contributions to vocational education and training, fostering a skilled and competitive workforce.

Small Employer of the Year Winner

AllBrand Caravan Services is a family-owned business in Sandgate specialising in repairs and servicing. Their 13 full-time employees and 7 offshore staff engage in training and development with various providers to complete certificate III qualifications, occupational health and safety and other competencies such as forklift and IT training. The company champions safety, vitality and teambuilding and their commitment to customer satisfaction results in highly skilled employees.

Regional finalist

  • Elisium Hair Brisbane
  • Olitek

Through our sponsorship, we aim to support and acknowledge the pivotal role played by small employers in shaping the future of the workforce and driving economic growth in Queensland.



Sarina Russo Group acknowledges the First Nations Peoples of this Country, the traditional custodians connected to the land, water and community on which we live, work and help others to live their best lives. We also pay respect to the Elders past, present and emerging, who strive to build a better and more sustainable future for future generations to come.