Apprenticeship Program

In 2013 the Plumbers Union launch the new Apprenticeship Program that targeted eligible apprentices attending The Services Trades College, the Apprenticeship Program is a BERT Training Fund initiative. This program was created to ensure that eligible apprentices have access to the latest technology, training and support required for the duration of the apprenticeship.

Download the Apprentice Program 2017-2021 flyer here.


What will apprentices get from this program?

  • iPad – word, excel, BIM 360Glue and eProfling apps
  • Extra Weeks Training – Prescribed training and industry specific programs to enhance your career
  • Support and Mentoring – Support and mentoring from our full-time Apprentice Mentor and Apprentice Coordinator
  • eProfling – online logbook

 What will the employers get from this program?

  • Skilled apprentices who are job ready
  • Wage reimbursement for the time spent in the extra weeks training
  • Support for apprentices throughout the duration of their apprentices
  • Easier tracking of on the job experience through eProfiling


If you would like to find out the eligibility criteria for this program, contact Rian Kelso Apprentice Program Coordinator on 0434 383 777 or email