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2021 Women in Trades Conference
19 August, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
From the automotive to the construction industry, opportunities for a career in the trades have never been better.
Despite the great benefits of joining a trade, women make up less than 5% of tradespeople. Women in Trades wants
to change this, so we are hosting events specifically for women interested in learning more about starting a career in
YOU CAN FIND OUT MORE ABOUT:
• The benefits of becoming an apprentice.
• The different trades and their career pathways.
• How to get started in your trade.
• What scholarships and financial assistance there are for your study.
• Give different trades a go in live activities.
• Meet industry employers and find out about the jobs and organisations available.
• Hear directly from women working in different trades about the challenges and opportunities of a trades career.
• An exciting and inspirational keynote speaker (keep an eye out for the announcement!)
• Discussion by a panel of current apprentices, training advisors and employers about apprenticeships, training
and career pathways.