Who We Are

Who We Are

Our Vision: Linking the energy and potential of young people and marginalised cohorts with industry, government and community.

The Inner Melbourne VET Cluster (IMVC), is a not-for-profit incorporated association established in 1998. We are at the forefront of developing best-practice initiatives and models to serve the needs of at risk young people and marginalised cohorts who experience barriers to education and employment, by providing them with endless opportunities to fulfill their potential for economic and social participation.

The IMVC provides a diverse suite of programs, as such, we have the unique capability to provide our stakeholders with a holistic approach to the development of skills, assets, opportunities and capabilities to:

  • Learn – Participate in education and training
  • Work – Participate in employment, unpaid or voluntary work
  • Engage – Connect with people and community

Services offered include:

The IMVC Foundation
The Foundation champions change by actively funding education and employment programs for marginalised, vulnerable and disadvantaged young people.

VET delivered in Secondary Schools
Linking secondary school students with Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) to undertake over 50 accredited courses.

A specialist program for youth with learning and access needs seeking to successfully secure work, training or education.

Services & Support
We offer a range of youth support services including outreach, tailored case management services, re-engagement programs and work experience opportunities.

Access to low cost accredited and pre-accredited training (as a Learn Local provider)

Community Resources
Assisting people access and participate in post-school education and training, and subsequent employment through our available community tools: Broaden Your Horizons and Community Career Hub

Download the 2019 IMVC Annual Report (PDF)