Ever wondered what the Window and Glazing industry involved? If so Inspired Windows is offering a Structured Work Placement to allow students to gain an insight into the industry, with the possibility of leading to an apprenticeship in 2018. If this interest you, share it with your teacher so you don't miss out on a great opportunity.
Skills You Might Learn
Students may have the opportunity to attain a broad range of skills while on work placement. These may include valuable general employability skills such as:
- Problem solving
- Initiative and enterprise
- Planning and organising
Students may also attain vital industry specific skills which will relate to their studies such as:
- Hands-on practical experience
- Observing and learning from industry qualified and experienced professionals
- Working in real-life scenarios and environments
- Working with tools and equipment necessary to the occupation and business
- Liaising and working with colleagues, bosses, customers/clients and suppliers.
Typical Tasks & Duties
Typical tasks and duties will include but not limited to, working along side a qualified tradesman and viewing the skills required to complete tasks, gathering tools and equipment required, tidying up the work site when needed, while on placement the student will also be able to have a go at making their own window with materials left from other jobs, this will provide real hands on experience of what the trade will involve.
Students are required to have a good work ethic, able to follow instructions and have a genuine interest in finding out more about the window and glazing industry.
Safety boots, tradesman pants and high vis shirt are required. If you do not have a high vis shirt, there are high vis vest available on the work site.
Special Transport Requirements
Local transport can be found at www.shepptransit.com.au/
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- VIC20116 - VCAL Studies