An apprenticeship in refrigeration and air conditioning is completed over four years and you are required to complete a Certificate III Refrigeration and Air Conditioning nationally recognised qualification. read more

At 1300apprentice we are constantly bombarded with applications for electrical, carpentry or plumbing apprenticeships. read more

A carpentry apprentice in the WTE area suffered an eye injury recently whilst operating a compressed air nail gun. read more

WH&S - Burns

16 Dec 2011

Workplace burns can be prevented and the likelihood of serious injury can be reduced by diligently following workplace safety measures and by educating workers on workplace burn hazards. read more

Here at 1300apprentice we're always pleased to get feedback about our apprentices in the field. read more

Depression affects roughly 1 in 5 people at some point in their lives and is the most common form of mental illness. read more

Decision making, risk taking and even fatigue are affected by a still-maturing brain. read more

In relation to pay and status upon completion, Dr Karmel said “For young men, going down the apprenticeship pathway after completing Year 12 leads to the best predicted pay at age 25.” read more

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanics commission and service refrigeration and air conditioning units for both domestic and commercial industries. read more

Some of you may remember Scott Hilder who was a 1300apprentice 3rd year Encouragement Award winner last year. read more

Shopfitters use plans and specifications to build and install shopfronts and retail store shelves, counters, exhibition stands, kitchens and bathrooms, office fixtures and partitions. read more

Being professional in your search for employment will certainly give you a competitive edge. read more

This month we are spotlighting Horticulture (Landscaping) and our apprentice Scott Hilder along with his host company Co-Ordinated Landscapes. read more

The buzz employers get with the achievements of their young apprentices and trainees is always inspiring. We thought we would share with you an email one of our host employers circulated nationally to their offices. read more

Often, the trick is to guide a worker to see things from a different perspective rather than simply tell them what needs to be done. read more