Sunday, June 26, 2022

Choosing VET subjects: what you need to know

Doing a VET subject in years 11 and 12 can help with a job and uni. Here’s what you need to know about VET in senior high school
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Fast track your cyber security career with Cyber Sista

Want to land yourself a cyber security traineeship? Come check out Cyber Sista!
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Indigenous VET students are doing awesome things in STEM

An indigenous health researcher and apprentice electrician are among the Charles Darwin University (CDU) students honoured at this year’s Northern Territory Training Awards
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5 paths into engineering if you don’t ace your ATAR

Stressed about getting an amazing ATAR score? The good news is that there are loads of alternative pathways that can lead to an awesome engineering career.
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9 STEM jobs you can get with a VET qualification

Uni not for you? No problem! From mechanic to programmer, here are nine awesome STEM jobs you can score with a VET qualification.
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What is VET?

Thinking about study options for after school? Not sure if uni is for you? VET could be the winning ticket to your dream STEM career.
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Industry cadetships: tapping the talents of women in STEM

Australia loses female talent at every stage of the STEM pipeline. A program in which educators and industry work together to help women gain in-demand skills is one piece in the puzzle.

Celebrating alternative pathways: The A-Z of VET

Bagging a three-year bachelor’s degree isn’t the only way to kickstart a career in tech!
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Government to overhaul VET sector

The Australian Government has announced plan to overhaul the VET sector in order to help reboot the economy post COVID-19

Most young people who do VET are in full-time work by the age of...

More than 80% of young adults who did a short spell of post-school education or training (such as a certificate or diploma), or went directly into work, were in full-time work by the time they were 25.
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Want to upskill during lockdown? TAFE NSW offering free courses

In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, TAFE NSW has removed fees from a number of its online short courses.

Uni not for you? How to kickstart a STEM career without a degree

There are heaps of opportunities to study STEM that don’t involve a degree.

Meet two RBA economists passionate about social justice

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Meet two RBA economists who chose their careers inspired by a passion for social justice issues

Happy International Women in Engineering Day… Let’s celebrate with role models!

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In the video, you'll meet a water engineer, a robotics field engineer, a graduate engineer working for Boeing, an aerospace engineer and a pavement engineer.

Video playlist: Get into science

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Want to work in science one day? Then your homework is to watch ALL of these videos!