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Date PostedMay 20, 2015

Treatment of Apprentices to be Inspected

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Source: Sourceable.net

The treatment of apprentices will take centre stage when the Fair Work Ombudsman begins its crackdown on employers payment and treatment of these workers soon.

In the past Fair Work has noticed that 400,000 apprentices begin apprenticeships but only half of these complete their training, possibly due to unfair treatment of wage issues.

Employers need to ensure apprentices are being fairly treated, properly compensated for work and adequately trained including receiving White Card training.

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Steven Asnicar is regarded as a leader across many fields of industry. In particular, his specialisation across the health, infrastructure, construction, resource and utility sectors has seen him successfully change the dynamics of these industries through the introduction of new strategic, marketing, training and technical frameworks. Steven works closely with industry peak bodies such as Safework Australia, Australian Logistics Council, National Advisory for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (NATESE) and the Council of Australian Governments in the development of new delivery standards and industry specific programs.

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