Wanting to get an apprenticeship but not sure what you need? here are some handy tops from our Industry Training Advisors on getting and apprenticeship and keeping it!
✔ Getting your manual drivers license
✔ Keeping your manual drivers license!
✔ Enhancing your literacy and numeracy skills
✔ Developing your communication skills
✔ Completing a pre-apprenticeship
✔ Gaining as much work experience as possible
✔ Getting ready for the question “Why do you want this?”
✔ Focusing on the little things
✔ Showing a good attitude
✔ Staying off your mobile phone
✔ Looking at the jobs boards on the 4 x Australian Apprenticeship Support Network’s websites (listed below)
✔ Taking ownership and getting yourself out there
✔ Asking for one!
✔ Seeing the person next to you in your pre-app as competition to push you to perform better
✔ Practicing mock interviews with family and friends
✔ Being concerned about the ‘comments’ section on your school report
✔ Researching the trade, you’re interested in!