A GippsTAFE Pre-apprenticeship could be the stepping stone you need to get ahead in the industry you choose. Whether you are looking for an alternative pathway into a trade career or are having trouble securing an apprenticeship, a pre-apprenticeship will prepare you for the work environment in your chosen industry, provide you with introductory skills and knowledge and give you better access to apprentice employment opportunities.
Your pre-apprenticeship may also reduce the length of your apprenticeship training putting you ahead of the pack. If you want to know more about beginning a pre-apprenticeship you can contact the department offering any of the pre-apprenticeship programs listed below or alternatively contact:
Phone: (03) 5127 0277
GippsTAFE offers pre-apprenticeships in the following trades/occupations:
21844VIC Certificate II in Building and Construction (Carpentry) (Pre-apprenticeship)*
21844VIC Certificate II in Building and Construction (Bricklaying) (Pre-apprenticeship)*
LMF20309 Certificate II in Furniture Making
22019VIC Certificate II in Engineering Studies*
Hair design and beauty
WRH20106 Certificate II in Hairdressing*
Painting and Decorating
* Successful completion of these pre-apprenticeship programs may result in a duration credit of 6, 9 or 12 months off the relevant apprenticeship.