Spotlight on apprenticeships and traineeships for National Skills Week

carpenterMonday 29 August marked the beginning of the sixth annual National Skills Week, a time to showcase and explore the opportunities available with a vocational qualification.

You can browse events near you at the National Skills Week events page.

Are you considering a career based around hands on, practical or technical work, but not certain which trade is for you? Try out our Hands On tool, which can help you identify the areas you are most interested in. We also have a collection of interviews with Western Australian apprentice ambassadors on our YouTube channel.

September is also when the Department of Training and Workforce Development will be announcing the winners of the Western Australian Training Awards! If you’re looking for inspiration, you can watch videos of previous winners on the WA Training Awards YouTube channel.