August 20, 2019
Automotive Apprenticeships

Types of Apprenticeships: Automotive

Automotive apprenticeships provide a great option for your trade, whether you're just out of school or looking for a career change.
July 22, 2019
Dust in the Workplace

Dust in the Workplace

Workplace Health and Safety (WHS). Mere mention of the phrase can cause a range of responses from raised eyebrows, to shudders, to rolled eyes and everything in between. In reality WHS is a necessary part of worklife in Australia, and helps keep everyone safe and accountable. Smart Employment Solutions is […]
June 26, 2019
Hiring an Apprentice with a Disability

Hiring an Apprentice with a Disability

Smart Employment Solutions welcomes people of all abilities. More and more employers are interested in hiring an apprentice with a disability.  Apprenticeships for People with a Disability Did you know we have special apprenticeship programs for people living with a disability? These programs offer a career pathway that provides qualifications, training, […]
May 28, 2019
Hiring An Apprentice

What to be Aware of when Hiring an Apprentice

Hiring an apprentice can help any business owner meet their objectives, the demands of their business, as well as increase production. When considering hiring an apprentice it is a good idea to be aware of what is involved before you begin the hiring process. To outline, an apprenticeship in Australia […]
April 29, 2019
Apprenticeships - Not Just an Alternative to University

Apprenticeships – Not Just an Alternative to University

The trades aren’t just an alternative to University. We think a trade qualification is equal to a University Degree and you also don’t come away with a massive debt. Think about it if you have a Ph.D. and you’re at home on a Saturday night in December and your aircon […]
April 3, 2019
Smart Employment Solutions - Apprenticeship Pathways

How to Start your Journey as an Apprentice

Considering an Apprenticeship? If you or a friend is considering a career in the trades – it is a great pathway to a very exciting future and an opportunity to earn serious money. It gives you the ability to work in your chosen field immediately and you don’t have to […]
February 13, 2019
Seeing the Value in Your Apprentice

Seeing the Value in Your Apprentice

It’s a pretty common understanding to all business owners and managers that you will come across employees who will cause you issues at some stage during their employment period. This shouldn’t stop you from seeing the value in your apprentice though.  This is natural – no one person has the […]
January 21, 2019

Media Release: Palaszczuk Govt Invests in More Apprentices for Queensland

The Queensland Government recently released a media statement on Friday 18th January saying the Palaszczuk Government is committed to growing the number of apprentices across the state, to ensure Queensland has the skilled workers it needs for the future which is great news for apprentices and businesses alike throughout the […]
January 14, 2019
Become the ‘Meister’ of Your Own Destiny!

Become the ‘Meister’ of Your Own Destiny!

Dual training is not a new concept. If you are the type of person who prefers to learn things by doing them, Germany has a fine-tuned vocational education and training system to ensure approximately half a million young Germans enter the workforce annually. The main characteristic of this dual system […]