MPA SA 2018 President’s Lunch

Photo: PEER Talent Coach Mario Cappella, Liam Murphy, Justin Whitford, PEER Senior Trainer Richard Townsend On Friday 26 October, Master Plumbers South Australia held their 2018 President’s Lunch at Adelaide Oval. Congratulations to PEER Apprentices: Liam Murphy and Justin Whitford, on becoming finalists for the Gold Medal Award.   Liam is a fourth year Plumbing…

VET Student wins High Achievement Award

Photo: PEER Trainer David Crossman and VET Student Lachlan Gosden On Monday 22 October, the Barossa District Rotary Club held their 2018 VET Student of the Year Awards. On Monday 22 October, the Barossa District Rotary Club held their 2018 VET Student of the Year Awards. We congratulate PEER VET Year 12 Student, Lachlan Gosden…

How to Ensure Effective Supervision of Apprentices

Awareness, education and open communication, are positive strategies PEER apply, to ensure effective supervision of apprentices undertaking on-the-job training. Taking on an apprentice, is quite a responsibility. Apart from supporting them as they develop as a person, there are two essential components to their training. The first of these is: trade school (or the off-the-job…

Apprentice of the Year Award

On Saturday 28 July, Ken Hall Plumbers Adelaide, held their mid-year show at Spaghetti Western. PEER apprentice, Jesse Russo was fortunate to be awarded the Apprentice of the Year award and received this award from Ken Hall himself. Jesse is a fourth year plumbing apprentice, placed with Ken Hall Plumbers. He is a hardworking apprentice…

South Australia’s Leading Learning Organisation

SOUTH AUSTRALIA’S LEADING LEARNING ORGANISATION On Friday 7 September, the Training and Skills Commission held their South Australian Training Awards Presentation Dinner at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre. The South Australian Training Awards are the State’s peak awards for Vocational Education and Training, recognising quality, excellence and innovation in training. PEER is delighted to announce its…

Leading the Electrotechnology Industry

LEADING THE ELECTROTECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY On Friday 31 August, the National Electrical Communications Association SA/NT held their Industry Gala Dinner at the Adelaide Convention Centre. This event recognises South Australia’s best and leading apprentices in the electrical and communications industry. PEER congratulates their apprentices and graduates who have won the following awards: Communications 1st place: Luke…

R U OK DAY

R U OK? DAY – 13th September This month the Health and Wellbeing Team are focusing on R U OK? DAY. R U OK?’s vision R U OK?’s vision is a world where we’re all connected and are protected from suicide. The mission is to inspire and empower everyone to meaningfully connect with people around…

Investigation Tips

INVESTIGATIONS ARE A MUST IN THE WORKPLACE This is where you learn about how, what, where, and most importantly why an incident or accident occurred. DOWNLOAD CONTACT US Here are some steps to get the most out of your investigations, ensuring you have the most appropriate and constructive control measures/corrective actions in place. TAKE IMMEDIATE…