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Business Liaison Association

Wendy Morris 21 May, 2024 Careers Information

iENGAGE Student Industry Engagement Program

iENGAGE Student Industry Engagement Program   In Tern 2 students visited a number of manufacturers across FNQ as part of our collaboration with the Cairns Manufacturing Hub. These manufacturers open their doors to students to help them gain an insight into the opportunities available in the industry in the local area.   Students from MacKillop Catholic Colege getting a safety briefing before heading onsite at Austal.   BUSY Schools was one of several schools that visited NORWELD. Students from St Monica's College at NORWELD. Peace Lutheran College Students visiting Norship...

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Business Liaison Association

Wendy Morris 14 May, 2024 Careers Information

Ergon Energy Visits

ERGON ENERGY SITE VISITS   Each year Ergon Energy is an amazing supporter of our iENGAGE Student industry Engagement Program, offering several dates for students to visit and experience the trad and engineering opportunities available within the industry.   Students from Smithfield State High School at Ergon Energy site visit...

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Business Liaison Association

Wendy Morris 01 May, 2024 Careers Information

Skytek Visits

iENGAGE Student Industry Engagement Program  now offering Skytek visits   Students from Newman Catholic College, Smithfield visited Skytek as part of our iENGAGE Program. This visit was part of a collaboration with the Cairns Manufacturing Hub and provides students with the opportunity to visit a range of career choices available to them. Skytek treated students to a 2 hour site visit which included demonstrations in avionics, composites and structures and non destructive testing methods.   Mikaela Struber Skytek, Sandra Scarcella Cairns Manufacturing Hub, Alana McKenna Skytek, Wendy Morris BLA and Tiana Ham Cairns Manufacturing Hub...

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Business Liaison Association

Wendy Finegan 30 November, 2023 Careers Information

Aspire Awards

2023 Annual Aspire Awards   These annual awards attract over 50 industry sponsors and supporters who generously support this collection of Awards and Competitions each year. The support of these sponsors provides over $60 000 in prizes and bursaries for the students of Far North Queensland, supporting their future studies and transition from school to their chosen career path. Teachers from across the region coordinate each award on our behalf and organise judging and interview panels from industry and community for each award. A mammoth task which culminates in a Presentation Night with over 500 people in attendance. To be involved...

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Business Liaison Association

Wendy Finegan 10 November, 2023 Careers Information

iENGAGE Student Industry Engagement Program - Jet Aviation

iENGAGE Student Industry Engagement Program   This Term saw students visit Jet Aviation and tour the hangar and facilities at Cairns Airport. Jet Aviation is one of the local businesses that offer site visits for students interested in the manufacturing and aviation industry. These tours are held in conjunction with the Cairns Manufacturing Hub and offer students an insight into real world industries. For meore information on the iENGAGE Progam contact admin@bla.org.au   Students from St Andrew's Catholic College visit the Jet Aviation Hangar...

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