17 - 19 August, 2018
Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre



INTERACTIVE  ZONES

 

Visit our exciting WorldSkills Try ‘a Skill zone – try your hand at different activities and find out from the experts about a host of career options.

 

BRICKLAYING with ABBTF 

Learn how to butter a trowel and lay a course of bricks. The Australian Brick and Blocklaying Foundation (ABBTF) will be providing expert advice on how to become a bricklayer, how to access funding support and the benefits of a career in construction.

 

CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTION LINE

Test your construction skills on our production line where you will learn about carpentry, cabinetmaking and tiling. Create a tea tray or plant pot base of your own design.

You get to take the tray home with you too!

 

PLASTERING

Here you will get the chance to learn how to mix plaster and learn the art of decorative plaster work with our experts. 

 

AUTOMOTIVE MECHANICS

Get your name on the ‘Top Gear’ Try’aSkill Leader board in our driver change speed challenge. Be the fastest at putting on a racing car helmet and strapping yourself into a racing car.

 

WELDING

Enter the world of virtual reality and test your skills as a welder.

 

BEAUTY CARE

Treat yourself to a massage and try your hand at applying make-up and nail art with our beauty specialists.

 

HAIRDRESSING

Learn how to master hair braiding and beading.

 

MUSIC

Jump behind the computer and test your ear for music by creating your own songs on an exciting music software program. Meet the musicians for a jam and find out about life in the creative industry.

 

PHOTOGRAPHY

Stage your own photoshoot and see the images on the big screen.

 

FILM & TV

Explore the outside broadcast truck and try your hand at green screen presentation. Do you have what it takes to report live from the scene and then throw a cross back to the studio? There is only one way to find out!

 

BOOM RADIO

Meet the broadcast team from North Metropolitan TAFE and find out what it takes to work in radio. The students will be broadcasting live from the event in the Try ‘a Skill space all weekend.

 

GRAPHIC DESIGN

Have a go at putting an image of yourself on the front cover of a magazine and then put your creativity skills to the test in a logo design competition.

 

WEB DESIGN

Have a go at writing and developing programming codes with functionality and learn the basics to web design and how to develop a website.

 

INTERACTIVE MEDIA

Have a go at beating the top scores in arcade video games designed by the students at Central Institute including centipede and car racing. You can also find out about the App Development courses on offer.

 

VR

Step into the world of virtual reality by having a go with some VR googles or have a go at playing a virtual game of connect four. 

 

AGED CARE AND DISABILITY SERVICES

Witness and experience a hoist in action and learn safe tips on how to move patients with mobility issues in a safe manner. Check out the range of apps which assist people with communication issues and have a go at role playing to demonstrate how you would use these technologies.

 

BROADCAST TELEVISION

Learn about live television recording techniques using multiple cameras and then see yourself live on the big screen in a variety of sets used by popular television shows.

 

DENTAL STUDIES

Are you brushing your teeth right? Does your tooth brush get all the right areas? Have a go at using our vegetable die which will reveal plaque and the areas you are missing, and get all the tips on how to keep your teeth healthy.

 

NURSING

Find out if you have what it takes to enter the world of health care. Get your blood pressure checked or have a go at using a hoist to move a patient in and out of bed and learn about the huge variety of professional pathways in this industry.

 

Information and activities are subject to change at short notice.

 


     
 

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