Workplace Learning

Workplace Learning

YouthNow seeks to develop relationships between schools and local businesses through our Workplace Learning Coordinator (WLC) Program. Senior secondary students are placed with a host employer to practice industry and work related skills learnt during their VET, VCAL or Year 10 courses. This program reinforces classroom learning and provides opportunities to students for structured on-the-job training and application of skills. Workplacements vary, some are one day a week for eight weeks, some are every work day for one week and others can be each day for two weeks.

Guest Speaker spots at Career Events

Many schools run career information events for their ...

Want to read the rest of this paper?
Join Essayworld today to view this entire essay
and over 50,000 other term papers


As part of their preparation for joining the workforce many students take on career related projects. The opportunity to have a tour of a worksite or business is a great way for them to put the visuals to their career ideas and this is a popular choice for school groups. Likewise, for individual students, an interview with an employer or staff in the workplace can really aid understanding.


If you have one hour per week to give and an interest in developing a relationship with a young person then Mentoring may be the thing for you. Many retired and semi retired people have found this a very rewarding way to share their skills and understanding of the world of ...

Get instant access to over 50,000 essays.
Write better papers. Get better grades.

Already a member? Login


Workplace Learning. (2011, April 22). Retrieved July 15, 2020, from
"Workplace Learning.", 22 Apr. 2011. Web. 15 Jul. 2020. <>
"Workplace Learning." April 22, 2011. Accessed July 15, 2020.
"Workplace Learning." April 22, 2011. Accessed July 15, 2020.
Join today and get instant access to this and 50,000+ other essays

Added: 4/22/2011 08:25:22 PM
Submitted By: benumukoro4real
Category: English
Type: Premium Paper
Words: 312
Pages: 2

Save | Report


Save and find your favorite essays easier

Strategic Human Resource Manage...
Stress In The Workplace
Experimental Training Program: ...
Motivation To Work Well Depends...
Excellence In Education
Research Proposal
The Employment Equity Act: A S...
Comparative Essay: Mothers With...
Religion And Motivation In Lear...
Copyright | Cancel | Contact Us

Copyright © 2020 Essayworld. All rights reserved