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Nationally Recognised Qualifications training offered at Hawker College in Term 4
Posted on 17 Oct 2016
The following Nationally Recognised Qualifications training will be offered at Hawker College in Term 4.
Thursday Week 12 - RSA (Access Recognised Training)
Thursday Week 13 - Asbestos Awareness (CIT)
Friday Week 13- White Card (CIT)
Asbestos Awareness and White Card are essential qualifications required when entering any work site. If you would like to undertake work experience in a trade or are looking for an apprenticeship in 2017 having these qualifications not only will be very beneficial when applying, they are required. These courses are considerably subsidised if completed here at school, virtually half of the normal cost.
Each of these courses are $65. Full payment will be required prior to the day.
By participating in these courses you are eligible to gain points towards your senior school certificate.
Drama students perform Cosi and Play On in the Murranji Theatre
Posted on 14 Oct 2016
The Murranji Theatre comes to life in week 15 for our much awaited Drama Productions.
Come along and see outstanding student talent in a great week of theatre. A hilarious romp in PLAY ON, a lively farce by Rick Abbot performed by the line 4 Drama class, and explore human relationships in COSI a classic Australian drama by Louis Nowra.
Tuesday 8th Nov- Double Bill Matinee 9.30am Play On, 12.30pm Cosi
Wednesday 9th Nov- Play On 7pm
Thursday 10th Nov- Play On 7pm
Friday 11th Nov- Cosi 7pm
Saturday 12th Nov- Cosi 7pm
Tickets on sale at STAGECENTA.COM
- Adults $15
- Concession $10
- Double Bill Matinee $5 (includes one or both performances)
See you there
ACT Australian School-based Apprentice of the Year Finalists
Posted on 23 Sep 2016
Hawker College had two finalists in the category of ACT Australian School-based Apprentice of the Year at the Australian Training & Excellence Awards, held on Thursday 1 September at the Hotel Realm in Barton. They are Jessie Staines (Carpentry) and Georgia Adamson (Business). The Hawker College Vet and Careers team attended with our two high achieving students. More info can be found here http://www.cmd.act.gov.au/skillscanberra/act-training-awards
Hawker College student is Semi Finalist in the Moran National Student Photography Prize
Posted on 23 Sep 2016Congratulations to Chloe Thorne - Semi Finalist in the 2016 Secondary Years 11 and 12 Moran National Student Photography Prize. Chloe completed this moody image with beautiful lighting as part of her assignment in her second term in Digital Photography at Hawker College.
ACT Department of Education's Director General Natalie Howson visits Hawker
Posted on 23 Sep 2016
The ACT Department of Education’s new Director General Natalie Howson visited Hawker College today. She toured the school speaking with staff and students, very interested in how Hawker is engaging and inspiring each other to achieve!