Try a trade program

Students attending Holmes Street have the opportunity to complete Certificate I in Manufacturing as well as Work Place Learning Mode I.

Kalgoorlie-Boulder Community High School continues to work closely with Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines in this program. Students have the opportunity to gain WACE accreditation points and experience a ‘real life’ working environment to better prepare them for their transition into further schooling, traineeships, apprenticeships and employment. Activities at the centre include:

  • Woodwork processes and products

  • Metals and metal products

  • Machining and heavy equipment

  • Welding and cutting

  • Engineering concepts

  • Finishing processes – varnishing, painting

  • Comprehensive related theory and mathematical concepts associated with manufacturing processes

  • Workplace values

  • Workplace Safety and Occupational Health Practices and Australian Standards