Hon Ben Wyatt LLB MSc MLA

Hon Ben Wyatt LLB MSc MLA

Treasurer; Minister for Finance; Aboriginal Affairs; Lands

    Western Power scholarships to boost jobs in WA energy sector

    1/02/2018 4:10 PM
    • WA Labor's commitment to jobs continues with Western Power scholarship scheme
    • 20 electrical scholarships available at Southern Regional TAFEs
    • Applicants are encouraged to apply before February 12 

    Western Australians who are looking to kickstart a career in the energy sector are encouraged to apply for one of Western Power's pre-apprenticeship electrotechnology scholarships.


    As part of WA Labor's election commitment to provide more jobs in regional WA, Western Power are offering 20 scholarships this year with Southern Regional TAFEs in Albany and Bunbury.


    The scholarships will be full fee paying and applications for Semester 1, 2018 are now open.


    Completed applications must be submitted by 10am on Monday, February 12.


    For more details, visit http://www.southregionaltafe.wa.edu.au


    Comments attributed to Energy Minister Ben Wyatt:


    "This is a terrific opportunity for those living in the regions who are looking at a career in the energy sector.


    "The McGowan Government has always had a strong focus on real training which leads to real jobs, and these scholarships are a great symbol of that commitment.


    "I encourage all interested parties to complete their application in order to have the best chance of securing one of these tremendous opportunities."


    Minister's office - 6552 5900