NECA Supports the NAEN Re-Engagement Program

The National Apprentice Employment Network (NAEN) is coordinating the re‑engagement of apprentices and trainees who have recently lost their job with potential employers. Dean Sweeney, a 2nd Year Apprentice Electrician unfortunately had to be let-go by his previous small business employer in late May due to COVID impacting the business. Dean found out about the…

5 Steps to Becoming an Electrician

Considering a career in the electrical industry, but not sure what is involved? We’ve broken down the steps to help you understand the process. What is an Apprenticeship? An Australian apprenticeship is a job combining paid work with structured learning. Earn while you learn, with theory training in a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and real-world…

ACT Centre of Excellence

ACT Centre of Excellence In 2018 NECA purchased properties in Chullora (Sydney) and Fyshwick (ACT) to be the local headquarters for NECA and to establish new Centres of Excellence for electrical training. Our ACT Centre of Excellence at 49 Tennant St, Fyshwick, is now up and running. Two classes of new first year apprentices have…