Greater Northern Skills Development Group Inc

About the committee

Greater Northern Skills Development Group Inc. (GNSDG Inc.) is an independent not for profit incorporated association established to encourage and support skills development within the New England region of New South Wales.

GNSDG Inc. has over 100 members from around the region. Our membership draws from many different stakeholders of Vocational Education and Training (VET) including, Industry, Employers, Training Services NSW, Apprenticeship Network Providers, Registered Training Organisation's, Group Training Organisation's and Schools.

The Committee plans and facilitates training opportunities for Professional Development and works to enhance communication networks that support increased quality, awareness, skills development and training outcomes for all stakeholders in the greater northern region of NSW.

Within GNSDG Inc. we have an active Training Awards Committee who meet on a monthly basis to discuss opportunities involving the Regional Training Awards.

The Regional Awards are a fantastic opportunity for stakeholders involved in VET to be recognised for their contribution and dedication to Training in the sector. It also provides for the recognition of the achievements of individuals. 

The annual New England Region Training Awards is supported by valuable sponsorship from regional stakeholders and attracts an average of 400 people to a night of celebration and recognition.

Contact Information

For more information about Greater Northern Skills Development Group Inc. please contact:

Bede Maher – (02) 6767 3057 or email:
Bronnie Cocking - (02) 6763 3066 or email:

Page last updated: 12 February 2019