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Group Training Employment Explained

Sep 16, in Employer Help

Of all the options available to you when you when you want to hire apprentices, Group Training employment just might be the best. Get the most out of hiring an apprentice or trainee by finding out more about Group Training employment, its benefits and how it can help you hire the right apprentice.

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Supervising an Apprentice

Jul 28, in Employer Help

Employers and workplace supervisors play an important role in the success of traineeships and apprenticeships. Indeed, a capable supervisor can make workplace apprentice training both meaningful and enjoyable for themselves and for the trainee or apprentice. Remember that under the industrial arrangements, the Apprenticeship and Traineeship Act as well as the training contract, appropriate supervision is a legal requirement.
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Part Time Apprenticeships Explained

Jul 15, in Hints & Tips

For those of you who are thinking about starting a new career or building on your existing career, but can’t imagine how you could fit it all in then you will be pleased to find out that you can do your apprenticeship on a part time basis. Part time apprenticeships are quickly becoming an option for those who have packed schedules but still want to finish their apprenticeships and enter a new job qualification. Read More

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The Different Types of Trainee and Apprenticeship Services

May 1, in Hints & Tips

There are various trainee and apprenticeship services available to apprentices and trainees and their employers. Here we look at three of the main entities responsible for providing these services and their function in the apprenticehip system.

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How do I get an Apprenticeship?

Mar 5, in Hints & Tips

If you find yourself asking yourself “How do I get an apprenticeship?” Well, worry no more. If you’re serious about the decision and want to apply for apprenticeships, here are the basic steps that you should take to get started.

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The Importance of Skilled Apprenticeships

Feb 24, in Hints & Tips

Skilled apprenticeships are very important in supporting the Australian economy and ensuring its general health and well-being in the future. By understanding how skilled apprenticeships help in maintaining the growth of the economy, employers, industry leaders and even apprentices themselves will be able to better plan for the future.

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How do Group Training Organisations Work?

Feb 19, in Employer Help

There are many great advantages that come with hiring apprentices, and with the help of a Group Training Organisation (GTO) it couldn’t be easier. By helping employers and apprentices Group Training Organisations provide employers with an almost “hand-off” approach when hiring an apprentice.

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Steps to Employ an Apprentice

Feb 13, in Employer Help

Have you thought to yourself I want to employ an apprentice? But have no idea where to start? We’ve put together a few steps on how to employ an apprentice to help you find the perfect apprentice for your business.
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Apprenticeships for School Leavers

Jan 28, in Hints & Tips

Are you just about to finish high school, but unsure as to what your next step should be? Do you finding making those big career decisions daunting? Apprenticeships and traineeships are a great career option as you are able to gain real world, hands-on experience while you study, and get paid while you do it! Apprenticeships for school leavers can be undertaken on a part-time or full-time basis and can be used as a valuable stepping stone to starting a career in an industry that you are interested in.

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Sign Writers: A Day in the Life of

Jan 20, in Hints & Tips

Sign writers are skilled professionals who design, create and build signs across a variety of surfaces including plastic, glass, wood and brick. The aim of any good sign writer is to create signs that command the attention of people passing by. Sign writing apprenticeships are essential to kick start a professional career in the sign writing industry. Typically, apprentices obtain a Certificate III in Offsite-Construction, which is a nationally recognised certificate.

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