News

16 Aug 2016

Marcellin graduate wins Master Builders Association Apprentice of the Year Award

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Marcellin 2012 graduate Luke Davis wins Apprentice of the Year Award at Master Builders Association SA Building Excellence Awards.

19 Jul 2016

Marcellin will host Try-a-Skill days during National Skills Week

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Try-a-Skill is a free one-day introductory program to different skills in traditional trades for Year 9 - 11 students.

23 Nov 2015

Marcellin student became a finalist of the 2015 Australian Training Awards

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Reece Jongenelis, Marcellin Electrical student who won a South Australian School-based Apprentice of the Year Award, became a finalist of the 2015 Australian Training Awards.

09 Nov 2015

Information for the Community of Marcellin Technical College

Mr Paul Rijken has been appointed a Principal, of both Marcellin Technical College and Cardijn College in 2016.

 2015.11.06.Marcellin-community-letter.pdf

19 Sep 2015

Winner Announced

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It is with great pleasure that Maria Urbano, Principal, informs you that Reece Jongenelis was announced as winner of the School-based Apprentice of the Year at the SA Training Awards Gala.

07 Aug 2015

Information for the community of Marcellin Technical College

Ms Maria Urbano has been appointed to the position of Principal at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College, Enfield. Maria will commence her new appointment at the beginning of Term 1 2016.

 To the community of Marcellin Technical College.pdf

20 Mar 2015

The recipient of the Marist Scholarship has been announced

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Congratulations to our Stage 2 Electrical student Reece Jongenelis who has been awarded with Marist Scholarship 2005.

18 Mar 2015

Official statement from the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide

The Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide has released an official statement from Archbishop Philip Wilson to reports circulating in the media. Please find the statement attached.

 Media-Statement.pdf

12 Dec 2014

Marcellin farewells retiring Teacher-Mentor

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Marcellin Technical College farewells retiring Teacher-Mentor John Cardew after teaching at the College since its beginning as an Australian Technical College – Adelaide South.

23 Jan 2014

New principal started at Marcellin

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Marcellin Technical College, Christie Downs, South Australia, a college offering a two-year school-based apprenticeship program in traditional trades and other specialist disciplines, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Maria Urbano to the position of Acting Principal for 2014.

25 Feb 2013

Marcellin graduate wins the $1 million Blue Diamond Stakes

Apprentice jockey Lauren Stojakovic, who was a pioneer student in 2009 and a graduate from the SACE programme in 2012 at Marcellin Technical College, won the $1 million Blue Diamond Stakes on Saturday at Caulfield. Lauren is a student at Thoroughbred Racing SA’s Apprentice Academy, through which the contextualised SACE programme was delivered.

07 Feb 2013

Marcellin Principal named 2013 Onkaparinga Australia Day Citizen of the Year

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Marcellin Principal/CEO Mr. Jim Fenoughty has been named 2013 City of Onkaparinga Australia Day Citizen of the Year.

22 Nov 2012

MTC Training welcomes ASQA blitz on White Card training

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A strategic review of White Card training provided by RTOs (Registered Training Organisations) has commenced by the vocational education and training regulator – ASQA (Australian Skills Quality Authority).

08 Nov 2012

Marcellin teachers (mentors) to 'walk in the shoes of the apprentice'

Later this year, Marcellin Technical College, Christie Downs, South Australia, a college offering a two-year school-based apprenticeship program in traditional trades and other specialist disciplines, commences a new program for its teachers – ‘Walk in the shoes of the apprentice’ that allows them a critical experience with Industry and to ‘walk in the shoes’ of the prospective apprentice.

26 Oct 2012

Marcellin scholarships for SAFC supporters

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Marcellin Technical College, Christie Downs, South Australia, a college offering a two-year school-based apprenticeship program in the traditional trades and some other specialist disciplines, offers two scholarships for 2013 - 2014 to the junior players of South Adelaide Football Club or children of the club’s members.

05 Oct 2012

Technical College encourages tradies to donate blood

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Marcellin Technical College supports the blood donation campaign of the Australian Red Cross Blood Service for tradespeople and encourages students, staff and trade contacts to donate blood.

05 Apr 2012

Unique program for students Year 10 and 11

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Marcellin Technical College, Christie Downs, South Australia, a college offering a two-year school-based apprenticeship program in the common trades and some other specialist disciplines, now announces a unique program for students Year 10 and 11 who are interested in trades and want to commence their trade career this year.

21 Feb 2012

Record sparky enrolments

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This year Marcellin Technical College welcomed its largest intake of Electrotechnology students which now comprise 32% of all enrolments. The previous favourites were construction related trades.

04 Jul 2011

Technical College gender gap decreases

This year Marcellin Technical College welcomed a record number of female students – more than three times the number in 2009. The college, well-known for its technical trade training, is now offering programmes that meet local demand for education and training in this area and to address the gender balance.

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11 May 2011

Fur and feathers a feature of local technical college

This year Marcellin Technical College welcomed its first class of students enrolled in the Animal Studies programme. The college, well-known for its technical trade training, is offering Animal Studies to meet local demand for education and training in this area.

30 Mar 2011

Supporting sports in local area

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Marcellin Technical College, Christie Downs, South Australia, a college offering a two year school-based apprenticeship program in the common trades and some other specialist disciplines became a sponsor of South Adelaide Football Club (Panthers) and McLaren Vale Netball Club.

17 Mar 2011

New pathways to learning

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MTC Training provides training for students, employees and employers to meet the needs of industry and individuals in trade and non-trade qualifications. MTC Training supports employment of apprentices and trainees and provides training solutions to the general public and local businesses in the southern area of Adelaide.

25 Feb 2011

Local Technical College defies national trend

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Marcellin Technical College, Christie Downs, South Australia, a college offering a two year school-based apprenticeship program in the common trades and some other specialist disciplines can boast an apprenticeship completion rate of 98% compared with the national figure of 48% which was disclosed recently by the federal government’s apprenticeship task force.

03 Feb 2011

Ready to Succeed: trade students with employability skills prepared for work in industry of South Australia

Marcellin Technical College takes on major South Australian trades, unique training and development of employability skills. This choice results in 95 per cent of students at the end of Year 12 who successfully achieve an apprenticeship.

02 Feb 2011

Thoroughbred Racing SA: prospects for apprentice jockeys in Marcellin Technical College

In January 2011 Marcellin Technical College gained new commitments with Thoroughbred Racing SA.

Winner announced

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It is with great pleasure that Maria Urbano, Principal informs you that Reece Jongenelis was announced as winner of the School-based Apprentice of the Year at the 2015 SA Training Awards Gala Dinner.