Are you looking for:

  • a study program that prepares you for a skilled vocational career in Construction, Automotive, Electrotechnology, or Engineering?

  • 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