By APCA member, Sean Taylor.
Training is the way to go. There is several ways of doing this. You can have your first look at a prospective young person through the schools gate way programs. This is the best to way get an apprentice as you have a chance to get to know the young person before you employ them. It is also the best way of training as the student already has an idea of what you expect of them and what the work will be like. With this you will get long term employees and the self-satisfaction that you get from helping a young person into a career and from putting something back into your industry.
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