Try a trade!

Have you ever thought you’d like to become a tradie?

Trade skills are in high demand and many tradespeople end up running their own businesses. However, many people are unaware of just how rewarding a career as a skilled tradesperson can be.

So Learn Local provider Cire Training has partnered with Swinburne University of Technology to deliver a fantastic new short course called Try A Trade.

The four-day Try A Trade program includes one day in each of the trades listed below and is an Introduction to Certificate II (Pre-apprenticeship) qualifications in:

  • Building and Construction (Carpentry)
  • Building and Construction (Bricklaying)
  • Plumbing
  • Electro-technology

This course is available each term. For more details, visit for the 2019 schedule.




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