The Education Ministry study shows that industry training apprenticeships result in higher completion rates and longer-term employment prospects.
"Industry training apprenticeships take place on the job. They are practical and benefit both workers and employers," says Acting ITF Chief Executive Kevin Bryant. "Integrating study with practical skills and workplace knowledge is a winning formula."
Applications are now open for IAG Trade Scholarships for BCITO Carpentry and Glazing apprentices.
Work in the flooring industry? You're invited to attend the biggest get-together and celebration scheduled for the industry this year.