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Women in Construction Program (Posted: 13/10/2021)
Women in Construction Program (Y10/11/12 students 2022) Australian Training Company (ATC) is happy to advise that we are now recruiting for the next cohort of women in the Women in Construction Pathways Program.
This program promotes trade to women in the following areas:
Non-Traditional Trades - Electrical, Carpentry, Plumbing, Landscape Construction, Metal Fabrication, Civil Construction
Professional roles - Engineering, Architecture, Project Management and WHS
The program is aimed at increasing the uptake of females wanting to commence a career within the Building and Construction industry via Australian School Based Apprenticeships (ASBA) for female students in Year 10 and 11 and 12 in 2022. Intake will be January 2022. This is a fully supported and mentored 12-18 month program that allows the participants to earn and learn whilst experiencing a minimum of 6-8 different trades. (ie Carpentry, Plumbing, Electrical, Civil Construction, Project Management, Drafting, Business in Construction etc)
Participants will: • Receive full PPE • Complete Asbestos Awareness Training • Construction Induction (White Card) Training • Potential employment pathway opportunities within the sector on completion of ASBA • Mentoring by women currently working in trade • Will receive Certificate II Qualification on completion • Attend workshops related to work and life skills