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2018 will see TasBGAS running their very successful Multi-Industry Project (MIP) again. This project engages year 10 students from several schools across Tasmania. In 2017 19 of 20 participants completed the program over the school year – this level of completion is very exciting and testament to a well-planned and communicated project. David Fagan of… Read more

Skillset are gearing up to run MIP projects in 2018. During 2016 and 2017 Skillset have ran 9 MIP projects across Bathurst, Orange, Mudgee and Dubbo engaging 115 participants in skills across Building and Construction and Engineering and Automotive themes. Skillset have worked strategically in the community.  They have built a strong and collaborative relationship… Read more

The TACC Multi Industry Pre-Apprentice project aims to provide participants with the opportunity to have a “hands on” trial of three different automotive industries during the course, mechanical, body repair and auto electrical. The training component is split into two  5-week sessions and one 4-week session with 1-week work placements scheduled between the training. Training… Read more

ATEP liaised with community groups such as the Brotherhood of St Lawrence to identify barriers to youth employment and invite applications. The project is developed to support the needs of unemployed youth in the area including limitations on public transport. The ATEP projects offer a range of support to assist with barriers to attending and… Read more

CVGT engaged Kangan Bendigo TAFE to develop a non-accredited multi-trade program in 2 different themes. It is intended the MIP projects will encourage more youth at school, their parents and local employers to consider the value in School Based Apprenticeship/Traineeship pathways. The Building and Construction program will cover Carpentry, Painting & Decorating, Plumbing and Electrical. … Read more

Entry for this program was via application. All 80 applicants were interviewed and provided with feedback. The Trades which will be experienced in the program are, Carpentry, Electrical, Joinery, Bricklaying, Plastering, Glazing and Metal Fabrication. The delivery plan for this project does not have accredited trade training except for White Card and WHS Induction.  Specific… Read more

In 2016, 75% of a group of 12 year 11 students complete a 16 week MIP project.  80% of survey respondents elected to continue at school which is a great result in this area where there is high risk of early school leavers. In 2017, 11 students commenced, this years project which is spread across… Read more

A big congratulations to Aidan Grey, a 1st Year Carpentry Apprentice hosted to JB Superior Designs. Aidan kick started his employment through a MIP pre-apprenticeship course with ATEL and NSW Tafe Wagga Wagga and through his hard work and determination secured an apprenticeship. Aidan has been fortunate enough to be a recipient of the Bert… Read more

MyGateway ran a MIP in engineering and automotive with 12 participants, of which 8 go onto apprenticeships. MT Gateway’s hosts provide feedback on 9 participants attending work experience. Comments in hosts feedback include (names removed) has good rounded basic skills to be successful in the trade. is really pleasant and was keen in the workplace… Read more

Planning for a new career pathway? Are you looking for a change in careers or are you looking for work? You may want to consider an Apprenticeship or Traineeship. Apprenticeships and traineeships are an ideal way to combine paid employment and training, in a nationally recognised qualification. South East Automotive Transition Project A Victorian Government… Read more