By Nicholas Wyman You’d think with his HSC in hand, Australian student Darren from NSW would be able to find a job. No. He applied for several jobs but didn’t hear back from many of those employers. It didn’t help that he had no work experience so couldn’t find a way into entry-level jobs. “My brother wasContinue Reading »
How boot camps are giving young people a leg up to employment. By Amy-Lou Cowdroy-Ling. Bootcamp. I bet you’re thinking about scraping the sleep out of your eyes at a 6am fitness session. Nup, but this type of boot camp we’re talking about is definitely an eye opener. It’s not nasty tractor-tyre dragging stuff. HumiliationContinue Reading »
The P-TECH model is an innovative approach to education-industry collaboration that allows students to graduate with a Year 12 qualification, which includes a vocational education component, and actively supports them to gain a post-school STEM related diploma or advanced diploma qualification.