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Onsite assessment of Apprentices Adelaide Oval

Wall & Ceiling lining apprentices on site at the Adelaide Oval site.  Good apprentices with potential.  These are images from the site visit to assess competency in a work situation. As you can see the pride on the faces of … Continue reading

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Perception

“Is reality” they say and my experience with teen and early twenty year old students supports that. Case A face 20 years of age stares back at me across a workbench, young wrinkle free and bright-eyed but with an expression as many … Continue reading

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Apprentice Advice

Monday the 21st Jan 2013 is the first day of the new semester for apprentice training at tafeSA and I am starting at Noarlunga Campus this year on alternate weeks with Gilles Plains so it should be an interesting year leading … Continue reading

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tafeSA Prevoc Class of 2007

The Prevoc class of 2007 Just heard from apprentices that two of this prevoc class of 2007 are still in the industry and working. Hoping they may see this post and look the other apprentices up on our Facebook (Rob Beckett)page where … Continue reading

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Follow Up

I just had to add this to the Confidence post… In a recent article by an outgoing University head this has been discussed and while fresh in my mind highlighted the importance of the relationship between student and facilitator/lecturer/teacher, something … Continue reading

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Confidence

The final Unit Last week I trained a 3rd student, he was making up a unit missed. He had problems during his apprenticeship. Issues with confidence mainly, brought about by continual failure in a learning environment. School, an RTO and … Continue reading

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Arches Arches Arches

 The results of all these arches from 2A have been really better than last years with a few exceptions. Over all they have performed well and grasped the setting out geometry. Remembering it will be the challenge. The eye for … Continue reading

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Skills for All

RPL Options This june the funding for training is changing in SA, what it will look like is still unclear to me though the picture is starting to sharpen up. It begins to appear that anyone with a Certificate 1 … Continue reading

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Appentice Numbers

2012 The new apprentices for 2012 are about to arrive and the building industry is slowing to a crawl in South Australia.  Many apprentices in Wall & Ceiling Lining are on leave or on unpaid time off.  Numbers are down … Continue reading

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Getting into office for Apprentices

At some stage all apprentices become the boss and they will have to use computers and here is some offers fgrom Microsoft to get started. Check out the information below and later I weill begin to offer some basic details … Continue reading

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