Trade course are the backbone of the construction industry and provide genuine career pathways across a large variety of construction and construction related industries and include carpenters, plumbers, electrician, shopfitters bricklayers, roof tilers and many more.
Trade course are usually completed as part of an Apprenticeship/Traineeship program, but this may not be essential to undertaking a trade related qualification.
You can visit the Australian Apprenticeships website for more information on Apprenticeships and Traineeships and to find your nearest Apprenticeship centre.
You can also visit the NSW Department of Education and Communities Apprenticeship Centre:
16-18 Wentworth Street
Parramatta, NSW, 2150
Telephone 02 9204 7400
These programs can be customised to suit your needs or the needs of the employer, e.g. full time day, part time evening, distance and online delivery or a blended option may be most suitable.
Whether you are at school and looking for a career path, a parent hoping to give your child the best opportunities in life, or a teacher who wants to see their students start off on the right foot – the 2017 Western Sydney Apprenticeship and Traineeship Expo has all the answers you need.