Posts Tagged ‘Carpentry’

Hayley Guinnane

Trade: Carpentry Age you entered trade and how: 19, I did a pre-vo and then got an apprenticeship. What attracted you to your trade? I liked working with my hands and knew that office work wasn’t me. What challenges did you face? None at first. I loved doing my apprenticeship and I worked for a…

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Stephanie Le Poidevin

Trade – Furniture Maker / Cabinet Maker Age you entered trade and how?  I began my apprenticeship in 2015. In 2014 I graduated from the University of Tasmania with an Associate Degree in Furniture Design. I decided to do the degree on a gut feeling. I knew instantly that it was what I was going…

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Marcelle Bagu

Marcelle Bagu Trade – Carpentry Age you entered trade and how? 33 via an apprenticeship with Multiplex Constructions. I did a pre-apprenticeship course (Certificate 3 in Building and Construction – Framing and Formwork) at Box Hill TAFE and was offered an apprenticeship from Multiplex in the last 3 weeks of the course. What attracted you…

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Jodie Grant

Trade – Cabinetmaker Started woodwork in year 8 at school and fell in love with it. Started school based apprenticeship in year 11 at 15 and worked for just over a year before I got laid off due to decline in business. Started full time apprenticeship in Jan 2004 and qualified March 2007 as Cabinet…

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