Students will acquire skills to help them get the most out of their Workplacements
The SWC VET Students Careers Summit is an event where VET students acquire skills to help them get the most out of their workplacements by meeting and interacting with local employers throughout the day. This includes interactive Career Workshops, VET Industry Q&A Panel and Speed Mentoring. There was an extremely high level of interest in our region with SWC receiving over 600 confirmed registrations varying from students, teachers, and industry representatives.
Interactive Careers Workshops
Employers: Set up an interactive workshop to share tips and tricks to succeed in the workplace
Students: Receive Tips and Tricks to succeed in the workplace from industry representatives
VET Industry Expert Q&A Panel
Employers: Promote your industry and give valuable advice from an employer’s perspective
Students: Find out what employers really think, get valuable advice
Speed Mentoring and Career Networking (Now combined with VIP Access to Apprenticeship & Traineeship Expo)
Employers: Network with 500+ VET Students & Teachers
Students: Network with VET Industry Experts
By combining the Speed Mentoring & Career Networking session with the VIP Expo session, both students and industry experts benefit with the efficient use of time and gaining more quality interaction with each participant.
Can’t attend as an Employer?
You can still support us by providing Showbag resources & items for students!
What is the VET Summit?
It is a one day event, from 9:15am to 2pm where VET students will meet and interact with employers throughout the day. This includes interactive Career Workshops, VET Industry Q&A Panel and Speed Mentoring.
Is it COVID-SAFE?
Yes, the wellbeing of our participants remains our highest priority. COVID-19 measures are implemented in accordance with the latest advice from NSW Department of Education, SafeWork Australia and the Australian Government Department of Health.
If I have questions that have not been answered, who can I contact?
If you have any further queries in relation to the VET Summit, please contact:
South West Connect Team
Ampha Mammone | Head of Strategic Development (Business & Innovation)
P: 9822 9370 (Youth Team – Select Option 2) | E: Events@swconnect.org.au