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real skills for real careers – Hands on Experience

This year we will be exploring technology with several exhibitors bringing the latest and greatest electronic gizmos including virtual reality headsets. There will be exhibitors showcasing the skills and jobs related to a more sustainable future. real skills for real careers – Hands on Experience will be located across two separate spaces in the Parkes Room and Budawang Building and exhibitors are encouraged to create a futuristic display, if appropriate, for their particular industry.

Exhibitors in the real skills for real careers – STEM Cell include forensic science, cryptography, fitness, nursing, animal services, engineering and cyber security. Exhibitors in the second real skills for real careers – Hands on Experience exhibit include hair and beauty, horticulture, bricklaying, construction and hospitality to give students an opportunity to experience firsthand VET based trade and skill activities.

2019 Exhibitors

The STEM Cell – Parkes Room

Canberra Institute of Technology
Health, Children’s Education and Care, Animal Services, Fitness and Forensic Science

Department of Human Services
Technology Innovation Centre, VR and Cyber Security

Engineering and Technology

The Canberra Girls’ Programming, The DISH

University of Canberra
Technology and Mathematics

Engineers Without Borders

The Grow Program
STEM Pathways

Perform Australia

Mulligan’s Flat/Jerrabombera Wetlands
Conservation & Preservation

Budawang Building

Quality Training in Construction
Bricklaying & Construction

Supporting and Linking Tradeswomen (SALT)
Non Traditional Trades for Women

Canberra Institute of Technology
Hair & Beauty, Photography, Media and Fashion

Canberra Institute of Technology
Culinary and Hospitality

Transport Canberra & City Services/Canberra Institute of Technology
Horticulture & Floristry

Australasian Beauty Therapy Academy
Beauty Therapy & Makeup Artistry

Canberra Institute of Technology
Building & Engineering

Canberra Institute of Technology
Automotive and Metal Fabrication


real skills for real careers
For more information contact:

Beth Peters
02 6205 3601

Presented by Rotary in partnership with ACT Education
Rotary Club of Canberra City
ACT Government Education