Box Hill Institute wins $50m Defence training contract
The Australian Defence Force signed a new five-year Command Support Training (CST) contract with Victoria’s Box Hill Institute on 03 December 2021 at Simpsons Barracks, Victoria.
Following acompetitive tender process, Box Hill Institute will continue to deliver industry best practice training for the Defence Command Support Training Centre (DCSTC) from January 2022. The contract will help drive capability in leading edge learning with the ability to adapt to the future training requirements of Defence while providing local and national employment in education services.
The Box Hill Institute has been training Royal Australian Navy, Australian Army, Royal Australian Air Force, Australian Public Servants and members foreign nations militaries since 2014, and currently trains in excess of 1,200 Defence mebers each year.
This contract represents $50m over the first phase going into first class Australian education services. A critical function to ensure our Defence force has the skills and cognitive edge for future challenges.