46 people are now ready to enter and re-enter the workforce after graduating from a number of Joblink Plus courses including Certificate IV Business, Certificate II Hospitality and Certificate III and IV Aged Care.
After months of theory and practical work the students celebrated on October 25 with their trainers, friends, family and Joblink Plus staff.
Joblink Plus Training manager David Sainsbury said he was proud of students for putting in the hard work and graduating with qualifications that now opened many doors for them.
“These qualifications are so important and valuable to each and every one of you. You have put in the effort and gained skills and knowledge that will open up so many opportunities for you.
“Joblink Plus is proud to be able to assist you in gaining these qualifications and we look forward to seeing your progress in the future,” David said.
Certificate IV Business trainer Phil Weaver is already seeing results from his group of students.
“They showed fantastic commitment over the 26-week course and as a result several have secured employment or traineeships in their chosen field,” Phil said.
GRADUATING Front: (L-R) Royce Robinson, Sally Hamilton, Bronwyn Leard, Shaun Baldock, Matt Hook (trainer), Sonia Sands, Leilani Davenport, Phil Weaver (trainer), Sarah MacAlpine, Hayley Walker, Deborah Wright, Rebecca Trotter, Jaimee Lancaster, Rhonda Ryan, Anthony Bergin.
Certificate II Hospitality Trainer Leesa Mercer was also full of praise for her students and their achievements during their course which also included work placement and on the job experience.
A majority of the hospitality students were early school leavers, proving shy and timid in the first few weeks.
“I’ve seen them grow and come out of their shells,” Leesa said.
“They are beautiful adults now.”
Joblink Plus Training delivers nationally accredited training to Certificate IV level across a range of industries including hospitality, retail, business, aged care, community services and children’s services. As a training provider, they offer professional guidance to employers, workers and job seekers in the many communities that we service.
Joblink Plus Training also delivers a range of short courses that equip jobseekers with skills that gives graduates a better chance of gaining employment in an industry of their choice and can help many community members meet employer’s skill expectations.
If you would like information on any of the courses Joblink Plus Training delivers, please contact us on (02) 6764 6858 or email firstname.lastname@example.org