The Victorian Government acknowledges Aboriginal Traditional Owners of Country throughout Victoria and pays respect to their cultures and Elders past, present and emerging.
The Victorian Trades Hall Council Women Onsite Project is a short pilot program designed to deliver more opportunities for women in male-dominated trades.
As part of the Victorian Government’s Learn and Earn program, the project is aimed at supporting women who are curious about getting into a trade, plus employers keen to recruit female apprentices and trainees.
Since the 1980s, women have represented less than 2% of the Australian trades workforce – so there is work to be done.
Here’s what we are doing so far:
For more information about the Women Onsite program, head here.