Are you an apprentice out of work?
Skills Connect is a service specifically designed for out of trade apprentices. It aims to help those out of work to get back into their apprenticeships.
Find a Group Training Organisation (GTO)
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Find a GTO that provides services in your chosen industry.
Simply choose an Industry Category / Region from the drop down list or enter a Key Word to locate relevant GTOs.
Real Opportunities: Apprenticeships
“ Hands-on training has enabled me to acquire knowledge and experience that will benefit me for the rest of my working life.”
Bozica VranicTrainee of the Year 2012
“An outstanding example of a young person undertaking training, employment and schooling while maintaining work-life balance through other pursuits. Liam is articulate and will make a fine ambassador for all school based apprentices and trainees.”
Tony CurtisState Manager of Trade Schools for the Future
“ An apprenticeship is a valuable stepping stone to a much longer and exciting career opportunity.”
Dale GoldfinchApprentice of the Year 2012
“I value the ongoing learning experience, the direction, the perceived future outcomes of the trade, the interaction and the encouragement of my peers.”
Liam HowdenCNC Machinist
“Meeting new people, gaining new skills and seeing how different places worked was invaluable.”
ColletteNow the Team Leader at Enfield Memorial Park who started out with Maxima Group Training
“ To have an apprenticeship, is to have a sense of purpose and accomplishment.”
Cameron ProcterIndigenous Apprentice of the Year 2012
“I value the ongoing learning experience, the direction, future outcome, interaction and encouragement of my peers.”
Liam HowderSchool-Based Apprentice of the Year - 2012