TRAINEESHIP INFORMATION FOR PARENTS AND GUARDIANS
Help support your teenager with career advice and guidance.
Parents and guardians are known to be the biggest influence on young people’s career decision-making and our former trainees often say that they found out about the traineeship opportunity through one of their parents.
That’s why we want to provide you with everything you need to know about traineeships and apprenticeships.
On this page, you will find information on:
• articles and interviews from parents of current and former trainees explaining why the traineeship programs was the best career pathway for their child.
• downloadable content and resources to help you understand the ins and outs of the program from what your child will be studying, to how much they will be paid; and
• stories of former trainees that have gone on to successful careers thanks to their traineeship.
WHAT IS A TRAINEESHIP?
You can learn more about traineeships by watching this one-minute explainer video:
A PARENT’S PERSPECTIVE ARTICLE SERIES
Click on the thumbnails below to read the article.
WHAT PARENTS ARE SAYING ABOUT TRAINEESHIPS
When we speak to trainees they often say it was their parents who told them about the traineeship opportunity.
Get a parent’s insight into our program by clicking the video below.
Click here to see more videos including. myth busters, alumni interviews and more parent insights.
Read stories of young people who chose a Traineeship as their career pathway and features AFL SportsReady alumni demonstrating ‘where they ended up’ post Traineeship.
DOWNLOAD OUR DIGITAL RESOURCE
Download our FREE Traineeship Guide which includes everything you need to know about traineeships, including myths and facts, benefits, industries you can do a traineeship in, trainee videos, interviews and more.
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This article is part of our partnership with the National Careers Institute (NCI) to highlight the real benefits of Vocational Education and Training (VET).