The rebate of up to $500.00 is great news for many of our host employers to help with the purchase and installation of safety improvements across their workplace. read more

We wanted to update you on Namatjira’s progress as we believe that Namatjira’s story is a great example of where apprenticeships can take you. read more

As a not-for-profit business we wanted to take advantage of other mediums that we hadn’t thought about previously which could drive further awareness about our business and its benefits to our customers. read more

Despite the negativity around the future of Australian manufacturing at present, there are still businesses and young people coming through the apprenticeship program that are looking to keep Australian manufacturing alive. read more

WH&S - fatigue

20 Feb 2012

Something I read recently really brought home to me how important it is to manage fatigue of employees in the workplace. read more

A Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic commissions and services refrigeration and air conditioning units for both domestic and commercial industries. read more

An employee suffered a serious laceration injury whilst using a five inch angle grinder to grind the hand rail that was previously welded. read more

He was tapping the bearings with a hammer and some steel came off striking him in the eye, the steel lodged in his eye and protruded out requiring surgery to remove the steel and close the wound on the eye ball. read more

In our new website we have a lot more information about the benefits of apprenticeships or traineeships, a snap shot of the types of apprenticeships and traineeships and some really useful information about our OH&S practices. read more

1300apprentice WH&S Manager has passed on this great YouthSafe information. The most common risk-taking... read more

This month we are spotlighting Namatjira Skuthorpe who is a 2nd Year Mechanical Engineering apprentice hosted... read more

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

This month we are profiling some of our pre-apprentices that participated in the fitting and machining/fabrication pre-apprenticeship program which ran from March to May 2011. read more

Christmas wishes

21 Dec 2011

We would also like to thank all of our host employers, apprentices and trainees that we have worked with over the last 12 months and look forward to working with you further in 2012. read more