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.
Why choose Hunter Trade College
We provide a unique learning environment
We are a professional staff who care about our students
We get to know your child
We recognise the potential in each and every student
We are responsive to students needs
We tailor learning plans and outcomes to deliver the best results for our students
We celebrate each student’s success
We are an independent school
We are responsive to industry needs
We are innovative in our teaching techniques