Jim Baff Scholarship: places offered in Certificate II Construction – applications open for 13th October 2014 course

FCTA – Building Careers offers a limited number of fee free training scholarships as part of the Jim Baff Scholarship programme. Jim opened FCTA in 2001 with the goal to deliver quality training in a flexible environment. As a former Rotary President, Jim had a strong desire to offer community assistance to people who had a good work ethic, and who wanted to change their lives via a career in the building industry. Places are limited, applications should be made to Trisch Baff at trisch@fcta.com.au, or calling 08 8367 5616.

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Pre-Apprenticeship courses give students an advantage finding apprenticeships

Pre-apprenticeship students are more likely to secure an apprenticeship, and keep it. We have a wide range of people complete these courses, and great examples of former students who have secured apprenticeships.

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Pre-Apprenticeship course kicks off today 03/02/2014

We had a good response to the Cert II Construction course, with a full class starting today. These Certificate II courses are generally referred to as ‘pre-apprenticeship’ courses as most of the students are seeking an apprenticeship at the end of the course. We’ve had great success placing pre-apprenticeship students …

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Jan 18 – 19 & Feb 1 – 2 Contractors Licence Course

The SA Govt requires tradies to complete 2 business units as part of their contractors licence application. The units are: Apply Legal Concepts & Small Business Finance The course runs over 2 weekends, 4 days in total. The first weekend session is Jan 18-19, take a break the next weekend and complete the …

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2014 Short Courses & Pre-apprenticeship intake

Pre-apprenticeship Cert II Construction Courses will be running throughout the year. The next course commences 03/02/2014 and runs for 10 weeks. This course is currently funded by Skills for All for eligible students. Short courses in tiling, waterproofing, fibrous plastering and solid plastering will be run at Holden Hill, with the next course being a 3 day waterproofing course commencing 29/01/2014.

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Merry Christmas! FCTA holiday opening times.

Merry Christmas! We will be closing for the holidays Friday 20th December from 12pm. The FCTA administration team will return on Monday 6th January. Training will recommence from Monday 13th January. If you need to contact us over the holidays, please call Trisch on 0400597117 or email info@fcta.com.au. Have a …

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