Are you looking for:
a study program that prepares you for a skilled vocational career in Construction, Automotive, Electrotechnology, Metal & Engineering Mechanical or Metal & Engineering Fabrication?
a HSC package that connects knowledge & skills to the workplace?
a way to link study, training and work?
What will I get?
3 days a week of timetabled lessons and vocational training at the College plus 2 days a week work placement (Year 11)
vocational training in modern, well equipped workshops
"on the job" work placement with qualified trade-persons
exposure to a variety of industry workplaces, which may lead to a school based apprenticeship or traineeship
where you complete all the requirements, a non-ATAR Higher School Certificate
access to additional learning support and wellbeing support to help you achieve your goals.
The Hunter Trade College provides:
a 2 Year Major Trade program in a vocational qualification. Students undertaking the 2 year program may achieve a Certificate II qualification and a Statement of Attainment towards a Certificate III qualification; plus
a 1-year Minor Trade program in a vocational qualification. Students undertaking the 1 year program may achieve a Statement of Attainment toward a Certificate II qualification
a 2 Year pathway to achieve the HSC
a 2 Year pathway that provides between 100 and 180 days industry experience or employment as a school based apprentice / trainee (SBAT).The duration of industry experience depends on which trade the student is studying.