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Business Liaison Association

Wendy Finegan 01 June, 2022 Careers Information

Ergon Energy Visits

ERGON ENERGY VISITS         On Tuesday 15 March, 12 students from years 10 to 12 went to Ergon Energy to hear about career pathways in the company, and how they can best utilise the wonderful opportunities provided at school to achieve their goals. The students were spoken to by electrical engineers, diesel mechanics, electricians, engineering paraprofessionals, team leaders and HR representatives, and were able to ask as many questions as they wanted to find out what it takes to work for Ergon. We then toured the facilities and one lucky student was able to experience how hard it is...

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Business Liaison Association

Wendy Finegan 01 June, 2022 Careers Information

Brekkie with the Tradies

Brekkie with the Tradies   Over 100 students from St Augustine's College, Trinity Anglican School, Trinity Bay State High School, Holy Spirit College, Good Counsel College, Bently Park College, Innisfail State College, Kuranda District School and Djarragun College attended our second Brekkie with the Tradies held in conjunction with TAFE Queensland. Students enjoyed Speakers from Kick On, GMH Electrical, MAE Refrigeration, Northern Innovations, Norweld and Tablelands Regional Council representing electrical, fabrication, refrigeration and building industries.  All of the speakers gave the students an insight into not only their industry but how they cam e to be where they are today....

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Business Liaison Association

Wendy Finegan 06 December, 2021 Careers Information

2021 Annual Aspire Awards

2021 Annual Aspire Awards     Over 500 students, parents, teachers and sponsors attended the recent Business Liaison Association's Annual Aspire Awards.  23 award categories sponsored by local businesses saw students receiving prizes and bursaries to support them in their chosen career paths. Each year these awards grow and encompass new fields of study and work.  The BLA is proud to support the students of FNQ and could not hold these awards without the help of an amazing group of coordinators and the support of our many sponsors. For the full album please visit the BLA Facebook page. If you would like...

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Business Liaison Association

Wendy Finegan 28 October, 2021 Careers Information

Ergon Energy Student Visits

ERGON ENERGY SITE VISITS   Students from St Andrew's Catholic College at the recent Ergon Energy Site Visit.   Innisfail State College Newsletter Ben McAnulty  Innisfail Stae College...

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Business Liaison Association

Wendy Finegan 28 October, 2021 Careers Information

Hutchinson Builders Site Visit

HUTCHINSON BUILDERS SITE VISIT   On the 13th of October 2021 9 students, consisting of 2 teachers, 8 boys and 1 female student attended the new Cairns City Council animal shelter that is being constructed in Woree by Hutchinson Constructions. Upon arrival, students made sure they were wearing their required PPE and went through a site induction process. From here they were shown several aspects of the new site as well as where the different animal sections were to be located. From the reading of site plans to the various aspects of concrete slab preparatory work were evident. They observed...

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