May 7, 2018

Safety In The Workplace

Nothing is more important than having a safe workplace. Whether you work on a construction site, or in a big office building, there are always hazards. As a business owner, it is your responsibility to keep your employees safe at work. Keeping up to date OH&S procedures will not only […]
May 7, 2018

Why do I need to attend college during my apprenticeship?

Whilst undertaking your apprenticeship, there are a lot of things to focus on. To begin with, you’re suddenly spending most of your time working, which can be – trust us, we’ve been there – exhausting in the beginning. Not only do you have long hours of work to get used […]
April 2, 2018

What An Apprentice Really Costs

By Stephen Craven  Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (Smart Employment Solutions) —- Disclaimer:  at the time of publication these rates were accurate. Now they must only be used as a comparison due to pay rate changes and increases in our charge outs. However the basis of the article is still factual. […]
March 22, 2018

Females in Non-Traditional Roles

By Stephen Craven  Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (Smart Employment Solutions) No-one would have witnessed a female in a male dominated industry back in our grandfathers’ day. Women were at home cooking, cleaning and looking after the kids. After all, the man was the bread winner and that was the end […]
February 8, 2018

Trades: A Worthwhile Career

There is a widely held belief that getting a university education is an absolute must for school graduates. Esteemed professions such as medicine, law, accountancy and engineering all hold a very strong allure for well-meaning parents who want the very best for their kids’ future. Parents commonly encourage their children […]
February 8, 2018

Upcoming SESAT Awards Night

SESAT are very proud to announce our upcoming awards night, to be hosted on 21st February at the Nerang RSL. This event marks the return of our annual awards night, which has not been active for the past 10 years, the last event being held back in 2008. The evening […]
December 20, 2017

How Hiring an Apprentice Can Boost Your Business

Apprenticeships are becoming an increasingly popular way for young people to enter the workforce. The allure of learning a trade and gaining worthwhile experience while they earn a wage continues to be extremely attractive with 185,400 people employed as apprentices or trainees as part of the Australian Apprenticeship Scheme in […]
December 20, 2017

5 Steps to Boost Your Career in 2018

Are you thinking of starting an apprenticeship in 2018 or are you currently undertaking one now? Apprenticeships are a great way to get experience on-the-job while you get paid and are a foot in the door to the career you want. That’s pretty awesome. As with any job, some apprentices […]