Education & Training at Fairbridge
Education and training at Fairbridge aims to improve employment pathways for young people in the local area. Fairbridge is an organistion that focuses on the development of local youth to achieve educational and training outcomes, leading to long term employment opportunities. In order to achieve its goal, Fairbridge operates both a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) as well as, Fairbridge College, multi-campus secondary school for Youth-at-Risk. Both of these educational contexts aim to provide young people with the pathways and skills they need to be successful in the future.
Additionally, training programs like the LED Project, described below, as well as partnerships with organisations such as Alcoa of Australia, also provide young people with tangible pathways into further education, training and employment.
Fairbridge Leadership, Engagement and Development (LED) Project
The Fairbridge LED project is a unique training course aimed at giving participants a ‘try-a-trade’ style training program over 24 weeks. Participants commence with a Certificate I in Leadership (52773WA) with additional units from various other nationally accredited certifications, so students can explore a range of trades to establish what suits their skill set before continuing into Certificate II.
This unique style of learning will be complemented with literacy and numeracy support, mentoring, counselling, transport and food.
Fairbridge are running the 3rd intake of their very successful, FREE Leadership Engagement and Development Program, commencing Feb 3rd 2020!
This may be your last chance to enroll in this FREE course!
With 35 participants already successfully graduated and 3/4 of these successfully engaged in regular employment, why not kick start your 2020 with the qualification you need to get yourself into the work force!
You will receive:
*FREE transport from Mandurah train station or anywhere along Pinjarra Rd
*FREE food and drink whilst you are here
*FREE learning materials
*FREE Cert I and Cert II training
*FREE white card, first aid certificate, practical work experience, resume and career builder!
PLUS a whole heap of practical life and work skills!
All you need to apply is to be aged 18 – 24, in the Peel region and be receiving government benefits (although this is NOT compulsory)
If you think this is for you or you want to enroll or if you need any additional information, please contact Donna by email at Donna.Duxbury@fairbridge.asn.au or by phone on 08 9531 7917 OR 0419 854 019
Thanks to an ongoing partnership with Alcoa of Australia, Fairbridge is able to offer traineeship opportunities to Fairbridge College and other VET students. Fairbridge and Alcoa are committed to providing job outcomes to the local community by providing traineeships for up to 12 students over three years.
Partnerships with local organisations such as Alcoa are essential to job outcomes for students, and Fairbridge is committed to securing employment pathways for all students following training.
RTO National Provider ID: 50612