Kelly Leads the Charge for Women in Trades

Category: Latest News AU

Source: BCM for Tradies Jan/Feb/2018

Electrical apprentice Kelly Bateman is promoting the benefits of hiring female tradies. The latest research shows women make up 46.2% of the Australian workforce. When women are represented as 50.4% of the population, this result is what you would expect. Yet, with a shortage of apprentices and tradies, and the increased promotion of women entering trades, they still only make up 2% of the industry.