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Short Course Training Programs at Launch Pad

Explore industry-based learning with Launch Pad’s microcredential courses. These short courses are carefully curated in collaboration with industry giants such as GE Additive, Leap, Omron, and Quickstep. Elevate your skills and embrace the future of learning at Launch Pad.

Current Programs

Autonomous Mobile Robots Program

Learn the foundations of Autonomous Mobile Robots and their seemingly endless capabilities across industries from Australia’s leaders in this technology, OMRON.

Essentials of Metal Additive Manufacturing

Learn the fundamentals of metal 3D printing, additive design & manufacturing from global leaders, GE Additive.

Introduction to Product Lifestyle Management

Learn how to manage a product throughout its entire lifecycle – from its initial ideation and creation to its end-of-life from Australia’s leaders in digital transformation, LEAP.

Past Programs

Manual Composite Layup Techniques Program

Learn about manual composite layup techniques from Australia's largest independent aerospace and composites business, Quick-step.

A unique approach to industry-focused learning

  • Tailored Relevance: develop skills that are directly applicable to their chosen field of study or career path.
  • Career Advancement:  Gain the practical skills needed for career success in your respective field.
  • Industry Connections: Collaborate with industry partners and grow international market opportunities.

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Venture Makers is Western’s highly experiential and innovative entrepreneurship training and development program. We provide a series of premium quality innovation challenges and training opportunities based on developing solutions to current key global challenges and fostering innovation in Western Sydney.

Venture Makers is available to all Western students, researchers and staff across STEM, humanities and social sciences, business, education and health to collaborate across disciplines to develop entrepreneurial skills, enhance work readiness and establish key industry contacts.