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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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Women Urged to Take Up Federal Government Offer on Trade Training

Women completing school at the end of the year are being urged to consider trade apprenticeships or employment in the trades areas to take advantage of the Federal Government’s $2 billion training and skills push amid deepening unemployment.   Fiona McDonald, Managing Director of Tradeswomen Australia said, the investment commitment

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Tradeswomen Australia Launches Protection Campaign for Apprentices

  Tradeswomen Australia today has released stage one of its PROTECT and PRESERVE campaign as the impact of COVID-19 shutdowns start to bite.   Fiona McDonald, Managing Director of Tradeswomen Australia said ‘Operation Protect and Preserve’ targets the protection of apprentices from the loss of their apprenticeships, or having the

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