Federal Government $1.2 Billion Boost to Apprenticeships an Opportunity to Increase Women’s Participation in Trades from 2%

The Federal Government’s $1.2 billion budget commitment to fund 50% of apprentices wages for one year should provide an opportunity to lift the participation rate of women in the Trades area. Fiona McDonald, Managing Director of Tradeswomen Australia, said the Federal Government budget announcement provides a major opportunity to increase the…

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