In Year 10, all students are invited to undertake a Certificate I in Resources and Infrastructure Operations (RIO).
The Certificate I in Resources and Infrastructure Operations is an introductory qualification aimed at individuals entering the resources and infrastructure industry. It allows individuals to develop basic skills and knowledge to prepare for work. They may undertake a range of simple tasks under close supervision. The range of technical skills and knowledge is limited. Glenden State School as the RTO has a third party arangement with Newlands Glencore to deliver the qualification.
Vocational education and training
(VET) - RTO 30287
Vocational education and training (VET) enables
students to gain qualifications for all types of employment, and specific
skills to help them in the workplace.
Student achievement in accredited vocational
education qualifications is based on industry-endorsed competency standards and
is recorded on the Senior Certificate. The Senior Certificate is recognised
within the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF), and this may give
advanced standing towards a traineeship or apprenticeship and/or credit on
entry to courses at TAFE Institutes and other registered training
VET Qualifications contribute to the
Queensland Certificate of Education if the required standard reached.
Glenden State School offers the
following VET subjects to students:
Certificate I in Resource
Infrastructure and Operations RII10115
Certificate I in Information, Digital
Media and Technology ICT10115
All students are provided with a VET
Student Information Handbook on enrolment in a VET course.
Download Vet Student Information Handbook 2015 (PDF,
UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER
The USI (Unique Student Identifier) was
introduced nationally on 1 January 2015 for all students studying VET
qualifications. The school is not permitted to issue Statements of
Attainment or Certificates unless students have a USI recorded with Glenden State
School. After students obtain a USI, they must provide the Head of Senior
Schooling with the USI number.
Details about obtaining and reporting a
USI to the school is outlined in the following documents.
Download Certification & USI Policy & Procedure (PDF,
COMPLAINTS AND APPEALS POLICY
Glenden State School has a Complaints
and Appeals Policy that applies to all students studying a VET course.
School Based Apprentices and
School based apprenticeships and traineeships
combine school, work and off-the-job training giving a student the opportunity
to earn while they learn.
The program is designed for students in
years 11 and 12.
Benefits of a School Based Apprenticeship
- Earn while you learn
- Contribute credit points toward the Queensland
Certificate Education (QCE)
- Gain a nationally endorsed qualification
- Receive practical on the job training
- Improve confidence and communication
- Choose the right apprenticeship or
- Find an employer and organise work experience,
this will give the student time to know if the position is the right one.
- Contact the school SAT Co-ordinator who will
guide you, your child and the employer through the sign-up and relevant
paper-work required to get started.
How Can We Help?
The senior schooling department is
available to assist the student with updating their resume and work experience
requirements. We also provide support to the student throughout the school
based apprenticeship or traineeship.