Year 10 VET Automotive students visited local Automotive Businesses and the Bendigo Regional Institute of TAFE on 23rd October.
The businesses include; HM Gem Engines, Bendigo Mazda, Brendan Drechsler Car Sales, and Symes Motors Bendigo - BMW. Students also visited the BRIT Automotive and Engineering Campuses. The Automotive Businesses were observed whilst employees were working. Students learnt about different vocations within the automotive field. They were also able to observe everything from engine reconditioning, car sales, vehicle servicing, repairs, car detailing, specialist repairs and the trade school training requirements. The students asked many questions. They arrived back at school with enhanced understanding of careers within this vocational field.
VET Automotive Teacher
Bendigo South East College