Marie a Safety Business Partner

Marie began her career as an electrical fitter mechanic and then moved on to pursue a career in safety. Marie’s story is proof that an apprenticeship is only a stepping stone towards a wide range of opportunities.

35sec Intro
1.03min Marie explains what drew her to a career in electrical.
2.16min What a Safety Business partner does
3.16min Marie shares how her apprenticeship has helped her get to where he is today
4.30min How the Safety Industry has changed over the last 20 years
5.57min How you can start a career in safety
8.15min What you can do to help your chances to get into the industry
9.47min Marie shares the unexpected benefits from her career journey in the trades.
11.47min Marie says she would do her career again if she had the chance, and Marie shares what she would do differently
13.32min How to get more women in trades
15.04min How to get in touch with Marie

Tradeswomen Australia Foundation (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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