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Pre-Apprenticeship Program

Applications are now closed for this course. Please head over to this page to register for other upcoming apprenticeship and traineeship vacancies. 

Your career as an engineer is now easier to reach, with our new Pre-Apprenticeship Program.

Considering a career in the engineering industry?  Gain your Certificate I Qualification and get ahead of the game. Plus, get paid while you learn!  There’s never been a better time to set your future in motion.    

Get started with an apprenticeship and learn vital skills of the trade, with a paid traineeship program. 

Take advantage of this new 13-week course and get a head start in the industry. The Pre-Apprenticeship Program offers participants work experience and TAFE Queensland accredited units which are highly desirable in the engineering industry.  With our team to support you along the way, this course may transition into an apprenticeship (subject to availability) and lead you towards a fulfilling career.

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Be paid to learn the engineering trade

In this 13-week full-time course, you will gain work experience and TAFE Queensland accredited training, resulting in a Certificate I in Engineering. This course offers nine units, designed to set you up for your next steps in the industry, these include:

  • Career plan development for the engineering and manufacturing industry
  • Basic engineering project participation
  • Engage in environmentally sustainable work practices

Plus, much more.

Find out more and start your journey today.

Download the Engineering Pre-Apprenticeship flyer

Support throughout the program, and beyond

Throughout this 13-week full-time course, our team will be there to give you full support. And once you have completed the program, we continue to be by your side to guide you through the next steps.

For more than twenty years, apprentices and trainees have leaned on us to support them along their career path.

To set you on your way to a fulfilling career, reach out to us and take advantage of our experienced team.

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Time for a career change?

Are you thinking of changing career, but not sure how to make the first step? If you want to set your future on a different path, then talk to us. We can discuss your options and guide you where you want to be. 

Be the first to participate in this new program and benefit from being paid to complete the ten-week training and the three-week work placements. 

Gain a clear advantage with this course. The program is equivalent to six months in a first-year apprenticeship.

Take the steps to changing your career today
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Pre-Apprenticeship Program eligibility

Are you eligible for our Pre-Apprenticeship Program?  To meet the criteria, you must:

  • Commit to the course and genuinely strive towards a career in the industry
  • Have your own driver’s license and car
  • Have full rights to work in Queensland.

Are you still not sure if you qualify? Talk to our team about the course and other options available. We can help you on your way to your chosen career.

Register your interest today

High school leaver, looking for a trade?

Are you a high-school leaver and looking for a career in the engineering industry? If you have recently left Year 10, 11 or 12, this is a great opportunity to kick start your career.

Find out if this is the right apprenticeship for you and let us help you move towards your goals.  

Meet the team in person, or by phone, we look forward to supporting you on your career journey. 


Ready to learn more about traineeships and apprenticeships with TORGAS?

TORGAS has a variety of apprenticeships and traineeships in different industries to consider.

From engineering to electrical, automotive to air conditioning, or business to building and construction, we can help you lay down the foundations for your future.  

Call today and start your pathway to possibilities.

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