Girls of Steel

Sheet metal fabrication    Fitting & turning    Welding    Boiler making    Mechanical fitting

Girls of Steel

Assisting women to gain an apprenticeship in a non-traditional trade
Are you?
  • Aged 17 and over
  • Starting your career or want a new career
  • Ready for a trade for life

The Girls of Steel program combines training and job skills with the aim of employment on completion.

Course work will be underpinned by a Certificate II in Engineering Pathways and a Cert I in Work Skills. The course is project-based, including the manufacture of park furniture for councils, sculptures, trailers, signposts and bespoke letterboxes.

Join us at the Wangaratta, Victoria campus now!
Location: 16 Osboldstone Rd, Wangaratta Vic 3677

Join us at the Kariong, NSW campus now!
Location: Green Central, 2 Kangoo Rd, Kariong NSW 2250

We have flexible course hours within school terms to support participants of all ages.


Nationally, just over 12% of the engineering labour workforce is female. This project aims to foster gender diversity in the workplace, by placing women in non-traditional roles. We aim to provide a smooth and supported transition for our participants into the workforce.

To register your interest for a place in Girls of Steel please use the contact form below

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Australian Government Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet

Funded by the Australian Government Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, Office for Women.


We acknowledge the Darkinjung and Pangerang (Bangerang) people and pay our respect to Elders past and present on whose land we have made our home and reap the opportunities. We look to the future with hope as we walk side by side with our First Nations people in the spirit of reconciliation and truth telling.

    Gosford, NSW

    Ph: (02) 4304 3031
    350 Mann St, North Gosford NSW 2250
    Monday to Friday, 8am – 4.30pm

    Wangaratta, VIC

    Ph: (03) 5737 4257
    16 Osboldstone Rd, Wangaratta VIC 3677
    Monday to Friday, 7am – 5pm

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