Laura a Plumber

Laura is a Plumber and has been so for 10 years! Laura shares her journey and advice on finding an apprenticeship.
Laura loves her career choice and has plans to take over the family business or start her own one day.

30sec Laura Intro
38sec How Laura got into Plumbing
1.46min A typical day in Laura’s shoes
2.37min Laura explains if you need to be physical for plumbing or not
3.21min Laura gives advice to help you get into the industry
4.12min Laura tells us why you should consider a career in plumbing
5.22min Laura share’s her experience being a plumber
6.10min What Laura has found in the sewers
6.51min Role models
7.21min The support of family and friends during Laura’s career
7.59min Laura’s goals and plans for the future
9.09min Laura’s proud moments
9.56min What could we do to get more women into the industry
11.52min Key qualities to have if you want to pursue a plumbing apprenticeship
12.54min The benefit of being mature age
14.13min How to get in touch with Laura’s business
14.26min Chicks that Plumb Facebook
15.00min Laura’s final words
15.22min Get in touch with Laura
15.40min Show notes

Tradeswomen Australia (TWA) is a not for profit organisation that is working to increase the representation of women in trades. These podcasts share the stories of women working in trades to promote pathways not often thought of for women.

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