Wirrpanda Foundation Mining and Construction Vocational Training an Employment Centre
The Wirrpanda Foundation has been contracted to train 230 Indigenous Australians for a guaranteed job before December 2015. The VTEC model has a strong focus on retention rates and trains job seekers for long term employment opportunities.
The Wirrpanda Foundation has been contracted to train and mentor 200 Indigenous Australians for guaranteed jobs in Mining and Construction before July 2015. The VTEC model has a strong focus on retention, supported by mentoring and training job seekers for long term employment opportunities.
The Wirrpanda Foundation is proud to announce the launch of our Vocational Training and Employment Centre (VTEC).The VTEC operates in conjunction with all of the Wirrpanda Foundation programs, with the support and involvement of local Aboriginal communities and their leaders and will connect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander job seekers to guaranteed jobs in the Construction Industry, while providing you with the support to maintain continuous employment.
The Wirrpanda VTEC is open to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander job seekers and school leavers and follows a 5 stage process from your initial application through to employment. As you move through the stages, you will be strongly supported by our team's mentors and your specific training needs will be provided by our VTEC industry training partners.
We are looking for candidates who value continuous learning, have a strong awareness and commitment to safety and are looking to be part of a team focused culture and are interested in a rewarding and beneficial work opportunity.
Training programs include:
- ATCO Common Trenching Accreditation (Full and Refresher)
- PVC Pipelaying
- Restricted Asbestos
- Concrete Powersaw Safety
- Locating and Protecting Underground Assets (DBYD)
- Effective Leadership in Civil Construction
- Certificate II, III & IV Workshops
Program Start DatesNew Program Start Dates will be available soon
Please contact via telephone for more information
Old Perth Rd Bassendean/ Robbi’s Way Kwinana
Tel: 08 9242 6700
Fax: 08 9242 6701