This resources page includes handy weblinks below, and downloadable PDFs with further information related to Manufacturing careers at the right.
The websites listed below are by no means exhaustive, but should provide for most needs for further information.
Information about Australian Apprenticeships (apprenticeships and traineeships)
Australian Apprenticeships Training Information Service
Apprenticeship and traineeship occupations, pathways, search
Information on choosing careers, jobs, and Australian Apprenticeships
Australian Skills Vouchers Programme
Provides financial assistance to eligible applicants who want to improve their work skills. It helps cover the cost of specific types of training by approved training providers.
Australian Technical Colleges
Information about colleges providing school based apprenticeships
Career Advice Australia
Helping young people aged 13 to 19 connect to their future. Information for Youth, Parents, Schools and Industry
DEST Career Development
Careers information for students, parents and employers
Get a Trade
Information about Australian Apprenticeships, the labour market, training and trade careers
Going to Uni
Information for those considering higher education
Group Training Australia
Information on Group Training, apprenticeships and traineeships, careers and jobs
Provides detailed descriptions of a range of jobs including information on specific tasks and skills involved, and the education and training requirements
If you're looking for a job or trying to decide what to do with your life, JOBJUICE can help
JobSearch is a database of thousands of job opportunities. Job seekers can search thousands of jobs and create an online resume so employers can find them. Employers can register job vacancies.
A site dedicated to promoting mature aged employment
Manufacturing Skills Australia (MSA)
MSA is the Manufacturing Industry Skills Council.
Assistance and Information on careers and pathways, work and employment, education and training
National Training Information Service
Provides information about training packages, qualifications, courses and Registered Training Organisations
The Good Guides
For students and parents, you can find a course and a place to study, or check out career possibilities. There are also ratings for universities.
Advice for young people, including careers
Offers a range of vocational education and training information, products and services for employers, training organisations, and apprentices and trainees
Year 12 - what next?
Assistance and advice to help you decide about training or work, higher education and career pathways