NECA Education & Careers Trade School During COVID-19

Charlotte BeveridgeApprenticeships, Health & Safety, News, Training2 Comments

COVID-19: 5-Day Lockdown – Circuit Breaker Action

12 February 2021

With the introduction of the Circuit Breaker Action by the Victorian Government, NECA Education & Careers will be closed for face-to-face classes scheduled to come into the trade school on Monday 15th, Tuesday 16th and Wednesday 17th February.

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Read previous updates below:

Trade School Partial Reopening 14 September

9 September 2020

In accordance with government guidelines, we are permitted to re-introduce in-class delivery as the Permitted Work Premises list for Education and Training provides that training can be delivered onsite to apprentices in approved construction, where remote delivery is not possible. Please read our latest update here.

COVID-19 – No Time for Complacency

26 June 2020

This past week we’ve seen an alarming spike in COVID-19 infections across some areas of Melbourne. Please read our latest update here.

Our COVID-19 Management Plan

9 June 2020

We have implemented proactive steps to reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection within our trade school. To find out more, download our Management Plan here.

Trade School Reopening With a Revised Timetable

17 April 2020

The trade school will officially re-open on Monday 27 April but with a reduced number of classes to ensure that we comply with advice from the Australian Government in relation to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

A major change is that classes will change from weekly attendance to a 3-week rotating cycle. This means students will come to class every 3rd week. 
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Information for Employers

9 April 2020

Employers may not have all or any of their apprentices attending trade school over the period until Friday 24 April. Read more…

Information for Apprentices

9 April 2020

When you attend school, it is crucial that you observe and practice social distancing and hygiene requirements at all times during class and breaks. Read more…

Closure of Trade School

23 March 2020

As you would be aware, the Australian Government has recently implemented updated coronavirus measures. At NECA Education & Careers, the safety of our students, staff and stakeholders is our top priority and as such we have made the difficult decision to close the trade school. Read more…

An Important Message from the CEO

20 March 2020

As the rapid outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues in Australia, NECA Education & Careers is committed to providing a safe working environment for all its staff, students, and stakeholders. We are watching and monitoring the current outbreak in Australia and feel that now is a suitable and appropriate time to communicate the essential COVID-19 precautionary information to assist with preventing further infection of the COVID-19 virus. Read more…


2 Comments on “NECA Education & Careers Trade School During COVID-19”

    1. Hi Ben,

      While we offer tutorials to prepare you for all 3 LEAs, NECA Education & Careers is not currently an assessment venue for the licensing exams. However, you have the option to book your assessment with Future Energy Skills at the same time as you book a tutorial with us.

      You can find out more from ESV.


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