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Apprentices supporting future apprentices

Directions apprentices Kane Doyle and Samantha Dagleish did themselves, host company BAE Systems, and us proud when they attended the recent 4 day Careers Expo at Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre on the BAE stand. We received great feedback about their professionalism and confidence at the event in sharing their apprentice experiences with students and… more

Zach on the pathway to a nursing career

Zach Antonio visited us at our Northam Jobs & Skills Centre requiring career advice and assistance with exploring the training and employment opportunities in the local area. After working with our team to construct a career action plan reviewing his current situation, skills, training, goals, and any career ideas he may already have, it became… more

Kane takes out top national apprentice prize

Directions apprentice Kane Doyle, hosted with BAE Systems, has done it again! Not content with just winning Aerospace Apprentice of the Year for BAE Systems’ 2018 Aerospace and Integrated Systems Trades Awards late last year, Kane has gone on to take out BAEs top national apprentice award. Kane was awarded Trades Apprentice of the Year… more

Directions saves apprenticeships for 21 young West Aussies

What do you do when your employer, who is also your registered training provider, closes their doors while your apprenticeship is still underway? Well this was the predicament that 21 Perth based apprentices found themselves in in late 2018. Add to that the fact that 14 of those 21 were well behind in terms of… more

Emily named Northam SHS Trainee of the Year

Directions school-based trainee Emily Jones has been awarded Trainee of the Year for 2018 by Northam Senior High School. Emily was hosted with WA Country Health Services Regional Directors Office in Northam. “Emily has been a pleasure to have in the WA Country Health Service Wheatbelt Regional Office for the past eighteen months,” Melissa Wiktorski,… more