EQIP’s creates opportunities for year 10, 11 and 12 students from high schools in the Gladstone region to develop valuable skills, knowledge and experience to support a smoother transition from education to employment or further study.
Applications for 2021 OPEN NOW! Closing Friday 28th August 2020. Watch the video to find out about programs and how you can apply for next year.
EQIP provides opportunities for students to:
There are many students who are not quite sure which pathway they want to take when leaving school and it’s opportunities like those offered through EQIP that allow students to explore the various options available to them. This ensures that students stay engaged in schooling as they are offered alternative education opportunities that compliment their school experience and curriculum.
Speak to your head of schooling department or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for an application form and further information.
“Being part of the PREQIP program let me see industries first hand, learn how to make a resume and practice interview skills. My favourite experience was the self-defence class.”
“My favourite parts of the PREQIP Program were the BIECC Camp and visiting GLNG. I learnt teamwork, problem-solving and to start thinking about what I want to do in the future – I think I’d like to work in the Defence Force or Mining."
“One day I hope to have a career helping Indigenous and SSE kids in community programs. In the program I learnt some valuable life lessons and skills to put me in a better position for the work environment.”
“I really loved every aspect of the PREQIP program. My career ambition is to be a Personal Trainer or Sports teacher and I learnt how to stand out when applying for jobs.”