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The Apprentice Becomes the ‘Master’

Steven Petchell & Apprentice Brandon Ward

No, it’s not the title of a new martial arts movie. It’s the story of an apprentice, who became a tradesperson, and now a business owner providing an opportunity for another local apprentice. When Steven Petchell started his apprenticeship as a heavy duty mechanic with Directions back in 2009, he was hosted with Peter Wood… more

Directions staff support Foodbank

Foodbank Donations

The staff at Directions wanted to brighten the holidays for those in our community who are doing it tough. Mel Atwell, our Finance and Payroll Coordinator, organised a collections of food stuffs, dry goods and other groceries to give a helping hand to the fantastic work that Foodbank WA does at this time of year… more

Kieran Hug is Finalist in Automotive Apprentice of the Year Award

Kieran Hug

For the second year in a row, fourth year apprentice Kieran Hug has been named a finalist in the DVG Auto and Polytechnic West Automotive Light Apprentice of the Year Award. Keiran was presented with a certificate to recognise his achievement at a ceremony at Bentley Pines Restaurant, at Polytechnic West in Bentley in November…. more