Review of Trade Training Centres necessary to meet students’ needs

THE quality of Labor’s Trade Training Centres (TTC) in schools programme will be independently reviewed, amid feedback students are not graduating with the skills employers need. “Industry has raised numerous concerns about inconsistencies in the quality of training, qualifications and equipment offered from one Centre to the next,” explained Federal Member for Leichhardt Warren Entsch.…

More support for apprentices to gain their trade

APPRENTICES can now access more support to successfully complete their qualification with the legislation for Trade Support Loans being passed by Parliament. Federal Member for Leichhardt Warren Entsch said the Government was delivering on its commitment to introduce Trade Support Loans for apprentices to encourage more young people to take up a trade and complete…