Can you afford not being on top of workplace health and safety?
Highly skilled, experienced and knowledgeable employees are the backbone of any successful business and any business owner would agree that their employees are their most valuable asset. Their health and well-being should consequently be a major priority. Although safety training is a cost to your business, inadequate training can cost workers their lives. According to the latest… Continue reading »
Exceptionally positive mining boom outlook generating immense demand for workforce expansion
The mining boom in Queensland opens up an immense opportunity to Queensland workers. According to the Queensland Resources Council (QRC), 44% of mining companies believe that expanding their workforce is essential to combat skills shortages. This extrapolates opportunities for up-skilling and for staff from other industries with the necessary know-how. Due to the forecasted mining boom… Continue reading »
How to refresh your skills post trade
In this day and age it has become challenging for some engineering workers to find a new job in the same industry. In some instances this may be due to the changing expectations of what is expected of workers and the currency of their qualifications. Due to the demands of day to day living many… Continue reading »
Qualifications leading to a career in the refrigeration and air conditioning (RAC) industry.
Have you considered a career in the climate control industry? This qualification is the cornerstone of the climate control industry. It provides competencies to select components, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain refrigeration systems and equipment that apply to food storage and preservation, air conditioning and air distribution equipment in buildings and… Continue reading »
Support for Unemployed Apprentices
Are you an out of work Apprentice? Have you recently been dismissed, laid off or made redundant? Many Apprentices lose their jobs as a result of economic downturns and need to find an employer to complete their training. This can happen to any anyone and while it can be discouraging, there are many associations available… Continue reading »