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YLab Learning
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YLab Learning

YLab is an initiative of the Foundation for Young Australians that is empowering young people to think about the future…
8 Workplace Skills You Can Learn from Gaming
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8 Workplace Skills You Can Learn from Gaming

Think that gaming is just a hobby or time-waster? Think again. It’s more than just a fun way to pass…
Workforce of the Future – A National Skills Week Event
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Workforce of the Future – A National Skills Week Event

What does Australia’s workforce of the future look like? What kinds of jobs will be around after the COVID-19 pandemic?…
Entrepreneurship Education in High School – Q&A Webinar
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Entrepreneurship Education in High School – Q&A Webinar

This is a 45-minute free webinar discussing implementation of co-curricular and extra-curricular entrepreneurship programs to augment formal curriculum and prepare…
National Skills Week 2020
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National Skills Week 2020

National Skills Week is back in 2020, running from Monday 24 to Sunday 30 August. It is all about raising…
Work Experience Alternatives
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Work Experience Alternatives

In 2020, with businesses closed or having to stick to strict COVID regulations in order to operate, work placements could…
Essential Techniques Every Filmmaker Should Know
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Essential Techniques Every Filmmaker Should Know

Do you love creating movies and film? Maybe it’s something you would like to do as a career. It’s never…
How to become a UX Designer
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How to become a UX Designer

What do UX Designers do? It’s a UX (“User Experience”) Designers job to create easy, efficient, relevant, pleasant experiences for…
How to become a Bartender
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How to become a Bartender

What do Bartenders do?   Bartenders prepare, create and serve all kinds of drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) for bar-goers in…
Skills you’ll need to do well at University
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Skills you’ll need to do well at University

Going off to university or other tertiary institutions to study is exciting, but it could also be challenging. Knowing (and…
Help Your Students Build Critical Thinking Skills
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Help Your Students Build Critical Thinking Skills

One of the most important skills our children need to learn to flourish and succeed in the 21st century is…
10 Famous People who took Gap Years
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10 Famous People who took Gap Years

If you or your parents need some convincing that a gap year is no bad thing, have a quick look…
Don’t Let Coronavirus Spoil Your Gap Year
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Don’t Let Coronavirus Spoil Your Gap Year

There’s more to a gap year than overseas travel   If you’ve always planned for a gap year after high…
How to become a Business Development Manager
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How to become a Business Development Manager

What do Business Development Managers (BDM) do?   Business Development Managers (BDM) are responsible for researching new leads, creating contacts…
TransGrid Electrical Apprenticeship Program 2021
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TransGrid Electrical Apprenticeship Program 2021

Looking for an electrical apprenticeship? TransGrid could give you the opportunity to learn: how to install, maintain and commission high…
The benefits of Networking
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The benefits of Networking

Networking sounds daunting, so let’s break it down   “Networking” is a term you’ll probably hear a lot of through…
10 free online courses for students
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10 free online courses for students

Time spent learning is never wasted, and it could put you ahead of the competition. The good news is there…
ACT Writers Centre
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ACT Writers Centre

If you’re interested in developing your writing skills, the ACT Writers Centre could help. They’ve been helping writers to perfect…
The Northern Territory Writers’ Centre
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The Northern Territory Writers’ Centre

The NT Writers’ Centre encourage, support, and help to develop writers of all ages and literary genres. Featuring an annual…
Writers SA
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Writers SA

Are you an aspiring writer who’d like help realising your creative or professional dreams? Writers SA are there to help…
Writing WA
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Writing WA

If you’re interested in a writing career, you should see how Writing WA could help you to achieve your goals.…
Queensland Writers Centre
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Queensland Writers Centre

The Queensland Writers (QW) Centre champion writers of all ages and stages of their writing careers. Looking for a community…
Queensland’s Care Army
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Queensland’s Care Army

Volunteering is really rewarding on so many levels, it can help make other people’s lives easier and more pleasant, it…
10 ways to prepare for your next holiday
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10 ways to prepare for your next holiday

Have you had to reschedule a much anticipated holiday, or perhaps just excited at the thought of being free to…
How to become a Photographer
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How to become a Photographer

What do Photographers do? Photographers are skilled, technical artists who are trained in the use of various kinds of equipment…
How to become an Auslan Interpreter
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How to become an Auslan Interpreter

What do Auslan Interpreters do?   Australian Sign language (Auslan) interpreters provide communication between hearing and deaf people by converting…
Learn to make pasta with Nonna Nerina
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Learn to make pasta with Nonna Nerina

Book a 2 hour virtual masterclass with 84-year old Nonna Nerina, this isn’t a free class, it would cost you…
StandUp! Youth Leadership Workshops
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StandUp! Youth Leadership Workshops

StandUp! is a free lead­er­ship course for female and non-bina­ry iden­ti­fy­ing young peo­ple (aged between 15 and 26 years) in…
7 stay-at-home resources
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7 stay-at-home resources

Stuck in quarantine, or school’s been shut down because of the recent Corona Virus outbreak? Here are some useful activities…
What Skills Can You Learn as an Accountant?
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What Skills Can You Learn as an Accountant?

Being an accountant isn’t just about being good with numbers. There are other skills that you will learn throughout your…
Swinburne Early Leaders Program
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Swinburne Early Leaders Program

You’re eligible to apply for the Early Leaders Program if you’re currently in Year 11, (including VCE, IB and VCAL…
The Academy Global Leaders Program at WSU
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The Academy Global Leaders Program at WSU

Are you a year 12 student who’s been obtaining outstanding academic results? You could be eligible to apply for the…
The skills you could get from Work Experience
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The skills you could get from Work Experience

If you’re contemplating getting some work experience, but you’ve read that in all likelihood most of your time will be…
Certificate III in Guiding at CDU
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Certificate III in Guiding at CDU

This nationally accredited qualification from the SIT Tourism, Travel and Hospitality Training Package reflects the role of individuals who use…
User Experience Design Course at TasTAFE
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User Experience Design Course at TasTAFE

TasTAFE are offering this course designed for students who’d like to acquire a solid grounding in the principles and practices…
How to boost your public speaking skills
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How to boost your public speaking skills

According to Warren Buffett, developing your public speaking skills could increase your net worth by 50%. Working on your soft…
International Mathematical Modeling Challenge
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International Mathematical Modeling Challenge

Team registrations for this 2020 maths challenge are open. To take part you’ll need to: Enlist a team advisor, usually…
Skillsroad Job Fit Test
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Skillsroad Job Fit Test

Wanting to know if you would be a perfect fit for your dream career? It can be hard if you…
Professional Tennis Player
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Professional Tennis Player

What do they do? Professional tennis players follow an international circuit  competing in tennis matches. Entering tournaments, playing in exhibition…
Get That Job! Free First Aid Training
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Get That Job! Free First Aid Training

Are you a young person (aged 15 -25) looking to gain skills and employment? Come along to this school holiday…
TAFE WA | Resume Writing Workshop, Mandurah
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TAFE WA | Resume Writing Workshop, Mandurah

Looking for work and living in the Mandurah area? Let us help you create a winning structure for your resume…
How volunteering can change student’s minds
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How volunteering can change student’s minds

We know that students are busy, and the idea of fitting volunteering into their jam-packed lives may be a difficult…
7 ways volunteering could benefit you
Volunteering

7 ways volunteering could benefit you

Volunteering your precious free time to help worthy causes is a really noble undertaking. You won’t earn big bucks, but…
Interview Skills Workshop
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Interview Skills Workshop

Are you securing interviews but not a job? Are you struggling to answer those tough questions in an interview? Do…
Skills 4 Life Expo
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Skills 4 Life Expo

Entering the adult world can be a daunting experience at the best of times, but we’re hoping to ease the…
Why bother with a summer job?
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Why bother with a summer job?

After a hectic school year you might just be craving some time out and looking forward to winding down. Getting…
Silversmithing Workshop
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Silversmithing Workshop

Learn a new skill, indulge a hobby or kick-start a career in jewellery making. Discover a variety of chain making…
Renewable Energy Industry
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Renewable Energy Industry

Renewable energy in Australia includes wind power, hydroelectricity, solar, heat pumps, geothermal, wave and solar thermal energy. With Australia set to get 50% of…
TAFE WA | What Employers Expect Workshop, Geraldton
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TAFE WA | What Employers Expect Workshop, Geraldton

Knowing how to impress your new employer is important. Great employees not only possess desired attributes – they also know…
Event Management Workshop | Red Lanyard
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Event Management Workshop | Red Lanyard

If you have ever wished that you knew what the professionals knew, then this workshop is for you! I will…
10 Ways Competitions Enhance Learning
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10 Ways Competitions Enhance Learning

Encouraging students to take part in competitions could have lots of benefits. Taking part in something that isn’t schoolwork might…
Kickstart your career with a global internship
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Kickstart your career with a global internship

If you’re interested in a travel experience that’s not all about tourism, there are companies out there who can organise…
TAFE WA | Interview Skills Workshop, Murdoch
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TAFE WA | Interview Skills Workshop, Murdoch

Looking for work and living in the Mandurah area? Let us help you win the interview! We can assist you…
3 reasons to give competitions a go
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3 reasons to give competitions a go

You don’t have to go nuts, but entering a few competitions every now and again could come with some serious…
NSW Rural Fire Service | Cadet Program
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NSW Rural Fire Service | Cadet Program

The NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) Secondary Schools Cadet Program gives Year 9 and 10 students with an opportunity to…
A gap year doesn’t mean a gap in learning
Gap Year

A gap year doesn’t mean a gap in learning

Have you got a gap year planned but you’re worried about whether you’ve made the right choice? Or perhaps you’d…
NT Apprenticeship positions
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NT Apprenticeship positions

Apprenticeships and traineeships combine training with paid employment, they’re a career pathway worth thinking about. They can be full or…
Apprenticeship opportunities in Victoria
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Apprenticeship opportunities in Victoria

VET is a career pathway that’s seriously worth considering, if you haven’t already. Apprenticeships and traineeships could provide you with…
South Australian Apprenticeships
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South Australian Apprenticeships

If you’ve been considering an alternative pathway into a career, apprenticeships and traineeships are definitely worth looking at. A great…
Seeking Apprentices in WA
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Seeking Apprentices in WA

Thinking about an apprenticeship or traineeship? If you’re interested in earning while you learn, this career pathway could be great…
Explore Apprenticeships in the ACT
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Explore Apprenticeships in the ACT

Not sure if an apprenticeship or traineeship is right for you and looking to do a little more research? Perhaps…
Find Apprenticeships in NSW
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Find Apprenticeships in NSW

Whether you’ve decided that an apprenticeship or traineeship is the pathway for you, or if it’s still an option that…
Interactive online spy test
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Interactive online spy test

The Australian Secret Intelligence Service (ASIS) – not be confused with ASIO – are Australia’s equivalent to MI6 or the…
Be Work Ready
Summer Jobs

Be Work Ready

Once you’ve decided you’re going to get a summer job, you’ve organised your resume and you’ve started applying for jobs,…
Brimbank Melton LLEN Skills that Matter Event
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Brimbank Melton LLEN Skills that Matter Event

A workshop addressing skills for school, work and life. Some experts will share their discoveries on the type of skills…
Get your resume ready
Summer Jobs

Get your resume ready

Before you start applying for jobs, it’s a good idea to make sure that you have a resume ready to…
Summer Jobs Prep Time
Summer Jobs

Summer Jobs Prep Time

The start of Term 4 means it’s not long until the summer break. Are you thinking about getting a summer…
Come and try Circus classes | 5-15 years
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Come and try Circus classes | 5-15 years

Trial classes are held for new participants to circus, to give it a go before committing to a full term.…
Come and try Circus classes | 16 years +
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Come and try Circus classes | 16 years +

Our Come & Try class is suitable for new participants (adults 16+) who are interested in giving circus a go.  You’ll get…
Mission Discovery Melbourne
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Mission Discovery Melbourne

Monday 30 September – Friday 4 October 2019 | 9am – 4.30pm University of Melbourne (Location TBC) If you’re looking…
Discover 10 Cool Courses
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Discover 10 Cool Courses

We’re pretty spoilt with all the options for education and careers, which is fantastic. It means we can study where…
Master Builders Pre-Apprenticeship Program
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Master Builders Pre-Apprenticeship Program

Are you wanting to do a construction apprenticeship, but aren’t sure if you have the necessary skills? Master Builders have…
National Skills Week 2019 – NSW Launch
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National Skills Week 2019 – NSW Launch

Join Skills One for a celebration of the diversity and talent that can be found in Vocational Education and Training.…
National Skills Week 2019 – Queensland Launch
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National Skills Week 2019 – Queensland Launch

Join PWC Brisbane for the official state launch of National Skills Week 2019, in Queensland. The evening’s festivities will be…
National Skills Week 2019 – Victoria Launch
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National Skills Week 2019 – Victoria Launch

Join Box Hill Institute for the official state launch of National Skills Week 2019, in Victoria. The launch is a…
Free Apprenticeships for Under 21s
Apprenticeships

Free Apprenticeships for Under 21s

The Queensland Government will be covering the training costs of apprentices and trainees under the age of 21, starting from…
ATAR Revision Help
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ATAR Revision Help

With end of year exams looming, you might need a little extra help or motivation to get studying. Past papers…
Adelaide Uni PCE | SACE Revision Courses 2019
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Adelaide Uni PCE | SACE Revision Courses 2019

The University of Adelaide PCE are offering SACE stage II revision courses at their City Campus. Designed to help you…
ATAR Prep | Past Papers
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ATAR Prep | Past Papers

A great way to revise, is to find past exam papers and do them.   Why? Because practise could really…
National Skills Week 2019
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National Skills Week 2019

National Skills Week is on again in 2019, running from Monday 26 to Sunday 1 August. National Skills Week is…
Children’s First Aid
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Children’s First Aid

This one day first aid training course is designed specifically for kids aged between 8-14, and includes fun, interactive activities…
Young Scholars Program (YSP) | UQ
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Young Scholars Program (YSP) | UQ

High achieving Year 11 students can get the opportunity to experience University life at UQ. The Young Scholars Program (YSP)…
Air Traffic Controller (ATC)
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Air Traffic Controller (ATC)

  What do they do? Responsible for keeping aircrafts, flight crews, and airline passengers safe, Air Traffic Controllers work from…
Children’s First Aid
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Children’s First Aid

This one day first aid training course is designed specifically for kids aged between 8-14, and includes fun, interactive activities…
National Endangered Skills and Trades Seminar
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National Endangered Skills and Trades Seminar

Join the National Museum of Australia for the National Endangered Skills and Trades seminar, a celebration of artisans, makers and…
Children’s First Aid
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Children’s First Aid

This one day first aid training course is designed specifically for kids aged between 8-14, and includes fun, interactive activities…
Brisbane Festival | Volunteer Positions
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Brisbane Festival | Volunteer Positions

Do you love the arts or want a career in events? Looking to add to your CV, learn some new…
Blacksmithing Teen Workshop
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Blacksmithing Teen Workshop

Learn the process of heating and forging a piece of metal into a marshmallow fork or a viking bracelet under…
Children’s First Aid
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Children’s First Aid

This one day first aid training course is designed specifically for kids aged between 8-14, and includes fun, interactive activities…
Mission Discovery Perth
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Mission Discovery Perth

Monday 8 July – Friday 12 July 2019 | 9am – 4.30pm Curtin University, Bentley Campus If you’re looking for…
St John Cadetship
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St John Cadetship

Aged 16 or 17 and live in Perth Metro, you can apply to join St John’s as a cadet. The…
First Aid Training for Teens
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First Aid Training for Teens

If you’re looking for something to boost your resume or you’re just looking to add more skills to your set.…
DPTI Apprenticeships
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DPTI Apprenticeships

The Department of Planning, Training and Infrastructure (DPTI) employs apprentices through the Government Apprenticeship Scheme. You’d be employed in three…
UWA | Advanced Thinking Skills
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UWA | Advanced Thinking Skills

Monday 10 & Tuesday 11 June 2019 | 9am – 5pm Centre for Exploration Targeting Resource Room, Ground Floor, Robert…
Stained Glass Leadlighting
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Stained Glass Leadlighting

If you enjoy being creative and are looking to learn a new skill, at this workshop you’ll be able to…
UTAS | University College Info Session
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UTAS | University College Info Session

Monday 27 May 2019 | 3-4pm and 7-8pm Huon Valley Trade Training Centre Find out how you can get qualified…
Get Ready, Get Set, Go! Work Ready Program
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Get Ready, Get Set, Go! Work Ready Program

Thursday 23 May | 9.00am – 4.00pm | Marlin Coast Neighbourhood Centre Free program designed to assist young people aged…
NT Rural Operations Traineeships
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NT Rural Operations Traineeships

10 paid, 12-month, Rural Operations Traineeships are being offered by farmers across the NT. Successful applicants will work towards a…
Get Ready, Get Set, Go! Work Ready Program
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Get Ready, Get Set, Go! Work Ready Program

Thursday 16 May | 9.00am – 4.00pm | Marlin Coast Neighbourhood Centre Free program designed to assist young people aged…
Step Change Internship
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Step Change Internship

Are you a Uni student looking for an internship that’ll teach you about strategy, digital marketing, account management or design?…
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