About 1300apprentice

Working with large and small employers 1300apprentice connects apprentices and trainees to the right employer. A for-purpose organisation with over 30 years of experience in the Vocational Education & Training industry across 40 vocations it’s our industry connections that make us reputable.

Our professional and approachable team has an in-depth knowledge of the Vocational Education and Training industry ensuring a quality of service which is at the centre of our operation and ethos. Guided by a commitment to career development through on and off the job training, 1300apprentice works closely with businesses and client partners to achieve vocational excellence. Become a part of a growing company which has provided long-term career opportunities to over 2000 people.

  • For-purpose
  • Registered GTO in NSW/ACT
  • Apprenticeships
  • Traineeships
  • Indigenous programs
  • Women in non-traditional trade programs
  • Local government apprenticeship & traineeship programs.

Mission

Our mission is to enable high calibre candidates and staff the opportunity to succeed in their careers and for businesses to be successful through training, mentoring, personal development and active care.

Vision

Our vision is to be acknowledged as the benchmark apprentice and trainee organisation that enables people to progress and succeed in their careers. Through our active care, they become assets that drive the success of our host employers.

Our Team

Board of Directors

History

1985
Established as Bankstown Group Retail Training Scheme
1995
Registered under Sydney Training & Employment Ltd (STE)
2006
Canberra office opens
2008
Our trading name changed to 1300apprentice
2015
1300apprentice wins the HRD Employer of Choice (100-499 employees)
2016
1300apprentice wins the HRD Employer of Choice for work-life balance, Remuneration, Career Progression and Employer of Choice (100-499 employees)
2017
1300apprentice wins the HRD Employer of Choice for Leadership, Access to Technology and the Silver Winner for Employer of Choice (100-499 employees)
2019
1300apprentice wins three awards, 2019 silver HRD Employer of Choice, as well as Leadership award and the Recruitment & On-boarding award
2020
1300apprentice celebrates 35 years of operation. What was happening in 1985?

Awards

Sydney metro & surrounds
Southern highlands
Illawarra
Canberra & surrounds
Central coast & Newcastle
Melbourne metro
Brisbane metro
South Coast NSW

Areas of operation

  • Sydney metro & surrounds
  • Southern highlands
  • Illawarra
  • Canberra & surrounds
  • Central coast & Newcastle
  • Melbourne metro
  • Brisbane metro
  • South Coast NSW