|It's really important that you take on an apprenticeship or traineeship in a field that interests you. |
Both require some form of commitment. Choosing the right one can open up a range of career and further education opportunities.
|Want to find out whether an Apprenticeship or Traineeship is best for you? Ask yourself the following questions:|
- Do you have the commitment to stick something out for 3-4 years? If the answer is no - a Traineeship may be your best bet.
- Do you like working with your hands? If you answer is yes, Apprenticeships offer the broadest range of trades that require 'hands on work'.
- Are you willing to attend TAFE? An element of every Apprenticeship requires TAFE attendance. If this is somethign you're not sold on, a Traineeship might be the way to go.
- Is University on the cards but not right now? If the answer is yes, Traineeships provide an excellence stepping stone for further education.
|Now that you've determined whether you're best suited to an Apprenticeship or Traineeship, find out more about the industry areas for each:|