The Australian Industry Trade College is an independent senior school with a trade focus. Our mission is to create the highest standard of apprentice and trainee for industry through a rigorous program of recruitment, senior education, training and employment in industry. Our vision is to become the leading industry college in Queensland â€“ recognised as a school of first choice for young people choosing a trade career and for industries seeking to employ a high calibre apprentice. Our competitive advantages are as follows: Aligned with leaders in industry; Selecting only keen young people who desire to complete senior studies while starting their career in industry; Capable of employing large numbers of young people; Offering a uniquely flexible blended curriculum to allow both industry and academic learning; Understand the trends of industry in both skills development and employment needs â€œNo one knows industry like the AITCâ€. AITC Focus An enrolment limit of 320 young people across Grade 11 and 12; An AITC young person is respected as an a young adult entering an adult world; AITC young people complete their school work in four week blocks followed by industry placements between 4 â€“ 6 weeks at a time; Subjects completed are Maths, English, Business, Information Technology, Strength and fitness,Community Projects. AITC academic curriculum is delivered through a blended delivery of facilitated face to face learning and online delivery. Every young person is provided with a laptop computer. Teaching staff are all experienced professional educators registered with the Queensland College of Teachers. AITC Industry Case Managers provide a unique mentor relationship with each young person as they transition into the world of trades and industry. They never walk alone. Important Achievement Statistics 2010: 98% of students achieve their Queensland Senior Certificate. Over 93% of students graduated into full time employment in 2010/11. Over 540 employment places achieved in 4 years of operation. 2009 and 2010:..