Adult learning – how to kick start your career in 2019
February 2, 2019 at 3:06 pm
Thinking of a career change this year? There are so many options for adult learning! You’re never too old to learn new skills or change careers, and thanks to all of the numerous short courses and tickets available - you can up-skill and gain knowledge and experience in industries even
What is RPL (recognition of prior learning) and does it apply to me
January 2, 2019 at 6:34 am
If you are thinking about changing careers you may be looking at further study to up-skill and prepare you for your chosen new industry. Did you know that you might be able to reduce the time spent studying and in some cases even reduce the cost, by showing proof of relevant
Forklift Drivers in High Demand
November 23, 2018 at 9:01 am
A forklift licence is an attractive skill to have for potential employers in the labour hire and warehousing industry. Forklift drivers can be employed in a range of roles, such as: Logistics clerk/assistant Packer Store person Truck driver Warehouse manager/operations manager/assistant Forklifts are used to transport containers, crates and bulky
Is a career in Mining right for you?
August 13, 2018 at 9:06 pm
The mining industry is diverse and offers many worldwide job opportunities. Mining is one of Australia’s most important industries, especially in QLD and WA. However, a career in mining is no easy feat. Here are some things you should know about the mining industry before you decide it’s the career
Traffic control jobs growing in popularity
July 30, 2018 at 4:39 pm
Now is the time to consider a career in traffic control. Traffic control jobs are growing in popularity, and it’s no wonder why! The role is flexible, giving you the opportunity to work outdoors and in different locations whilst providing a necessary and valuable service. What is traffic control? Traffic
How to fulfil your childhood dream and become a fire fighter.
June 21, 2018 at 9:33 pm
Fire fighters are trained to tackle fires anywhere. It is a highly respected and rewarding and respected profession - but how do you become a fire fighter? There are various fire services so it is important to research the role of a fire fighter in each of the positions to
How to get your Forklift Licence in Australia
April 21, 2018 at 7:55 am
There are many Forklift courses throughout Australia; but they’re not all the same. If you are considering working as a forklift operator, then legally you are required to hold a licence. Forklift operation is a hazardous role for the driver and their surroundings and for this reason there are very
Considering a midlife career change? You’re not the only one.
March 20, 2018 at 6:57 pm
If you’re considering a career change, you’re not alone and now it is easier than ever! There are many reasons why you might decide on a change of career path; you might be bored of your current role, feel stuck in a rut or maybe your finally taking the plunge
5 short courses to improve your job prospects in 2018
February 16, 2018 at 2:01 pm
The construction industry in Australia has particularly high standards when it comes to safety and licensing. Up skilling and gaining further industry related tickets and licences by taking short courses related to the industry you’re seeking work in can significantly improve your chances of landing a job. By having extra
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