SIA student wins Student of the Year

Published by MAXSolutions on July 11, 2023
SIA student wins Student of the Year

We are proud to announce that one of our students who studies with the Stirling Institute of Australia (SIA) has been named Student of the Year at the Guardian Aspire Awards for Educators.

SIA, our Victoria-based registered training organisation, offers short courses and qualifications to local and international students.

Student Hannah Jones studies a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care Traineeship with SIA and works at the Guardian Childcare & Education’s Altona North centre in Victoria.

The Aspire Awards recognise contributions that make Guardian centres a place where children, families and teams love to be.

Congratulations Hannah!


Who is The Stirling Institute of Australia?


MAX acquired The Stirling Institute of Australia (SIA) in early 2022.

The acquisition of SIA builds on existing training offerings in industries closely aligned to MAX, such as allied health, and provides additional areas of study for students.

SIA delivers training to a variety of cohorts across metro and regional Victoria.

With head office is in Southbank, Melbourne. SIA also delivers training across 40 locations Victoria-wide: 

  • HLTAID011 - Provide First Aid
  • HLTHPS006 - Assist clients with medication
  • Manual Handling Training
  • AHCSS00074 – Agricultural Chemical Skill Set 
  • 22484VIC – Certificate I in EAL (Access)
  • 22485VIC– Certificate II in EAL (Access)
  • AHC30716 –Certificate III in Horticulture               
  • CHC30121 – Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
  • CHC33015 – Certificate III in Individual Support 
  • CHC43015 – Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  • CHC43115 – Certificate IV in Disability
  • CHC50121 – Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
  • CHC52015 – Diploma of Community Services
  • CHC53315 – Diploma of Mental Health
  • HLT43015 – Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance
  • 10177NAT – Diploma of Clinical Hypnotherapy

If you are in Victoria and interested in some training each out below.


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