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Uni not for you? Here’s how to kickstart a STEM career without a degree.

Scroll for tips and insights, and for help forging your vocational STEM career path!

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Chippy Chick - 9 trades careers that use maths

How to land maths jobs without a degree

Looking for non-uni pathways and trades careers that use maths? Here are nine career areas where vocational pathways let you take your maths and data skills direct to employers.
Traineeships

Everything you need to know about apprenticeships and traineeships

Wondering what’s involved in an apprenticeship or traineeship? Here’s the lowdown...
Engineering

Non-uni pathways into engineering

Want to be an engineer? The courses to get there are in demand. Big time. We unpack the non-uni pathways to a career in...
STEM apprenticeship

Quiz: Is a STEM apprenticeship right for you?

It's National Skills Week and we're celebrating all things vocational education and training (VET)!
Eliza - STEM apprentices

Top tips from STEM apprentices

Thinking about vocational education and training (VET) after school? Awesome! STEM apprenticeships can lead to super cool career paths. Just ask these five pros...
VET

All about apprenticeships: Live webinar recording

Hear from three real-life STEM professionals who have kickstarted alternative study pathways
VET

The benefits of VET, according to a course coordinator

We asked a VET course coordinator from Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP), exactly what’s involved in a VET pathway
Mining careers

No uni? No prob! The resources sector needs more apprentices

If you have a sense of adventure and enjoy doing technical work, an apprenticeship in mining and resources could be for you
Healthcare traineeships

Fast track your path into healthcare with a traineeship

Here’s how to fast track your path into healthcare with a traineeship

Inside IT opportunities for apprentice and trainee grads

Information technology (IT) skills are in demand and there are some big-name opportunities out there for apprentice and trainee graduates
Girls in tech

TAFE meets growing skills demand with more women in tech

In response to a nation-wide skills shortage, TAFE NSW is urging women and girls to look into IT careers and consider non-traditional tech paths
VET

Quiz: Which VET pathway is for you?

You can land an awesome STEM qualification through a TAFE or trade school.

Earn while you learn with PwC’s Higher Apprenticeship program

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Not keen on uni? PwC's Higher Apprenticeship program is all about building up your business and tech skills while learning on the job and getting paid.

6 National Science Week events you don’t wanna miss

National Science Week
National Science Week runs from August 13 to 21 and we are clearing our schedules as we type 

Match your skills to a career in Defence

Defence careers
Scan the table and choose which STEM skills you have that can take you into the Australian Defence sector – in either the public service or military roles