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Introduction

Western Australia's construction industry is one of the State's biggest, employing more than 143,000 people (including more than 8 000 apprentices) as at February 2016. That translates to over 11% of the State's workforce and approximately 48% of all apprentices registered in WA.

This website can help you explore and understand the variety of qualifications and occupations available, and the type of work associated with the different roles.

There's also information about construction based VET qualifications delivered for WACE, pre-apprenticeship courses, apprenticeship training, further education with Registered Training Providers and university options.

The construction industry is big, and has a bright, long-term future in WA. It's an industry with lots of surprises for men and women who want variety, satisfaction and rewards from a career.

Register with us for updates and visit us regularly to keep up with new information that can help you become a more informed parent.