Glass and Glazing Apprentice Program
Affinity Apprentice Program is designed to assist younger employees and school leavers in achieving practical, hands-on experience as a glazier at Affinity Windows.
A three-year program run through TAFE, the candidate has the opportunity to learn theory one day a week, with four days undertaking structured on-the-job training. Once completed, the Apprentice receives a Certificate III in Glass and Glazing, with a qualification as a Glazier with Affinity Windows.
What you’ll learn
Affinity Apprentice program empowers our Apprentices to learn glass from the inside out.
You’ll work through every aspect of the glazing business; you’ll see how our glass window and door frames are made, learn how it’s all interconnected. You’ll then build skills in fitting the glazing, getting practical experience in how it all comes together during installation, so you understand the intricacies involved from start to finish.
You’ll learn all about our range of products and fitments, enabling you to understand every product and how it works. You’ll also work with a variety of trades and see a whole-house solution come to life, and gain an understanding of the full lifecycle of our glass door and window products.
What you need to become an Apprentice
There are no strict requirements to undertake an Affinity Windows apprenticeship. You’ll be expected to have:
- Basic numeracy and literacy requirements
- An element of handiness that allows you to work with power tools
- An interest in working in a hands-on environment
- A degree of fitness to accommodate lifting and moving our different components. As there’s a physical component to the role, all Apprentices will undergo an initial medical assessment.
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8
C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent
Certificate I or Certificate II
Other job titles may include:
- Structural Glass Tradesperson
- Flat Glass Tradesperson
- Glass and Glazing Tradesperson
This is more than an apprenticeship
Our Apprenticeship Program supports those who take it to take control of their career with Affinity.
By building their experience from the ground up, from basic theory through to working on the tools, at the end of the program their qualification as a Glazier shows that they’ve built the skills to secure their place as a valued part of our team.
Our Apprentice Program is designed to be more than simply growing the team at Affinity: we empower you to make an informed choice about your career.
Ready to launch your new career at Affinity Windows?
Check out our Apprenticeship Flyer here.