Study and career pathways

Study pathways

Study and career pathways for entering the steel industry can vary depending on your interests, career goals, and desired role within the industry.  

Young school leavers can enter the industry with no experience and gain skills on the job or choose to gain the relevant skills, knowledge, and experience through education, training, and practical exposure. 

Steel industry training and career pathway options

Steel is needed in just about every industry: Defence, Mining, Building and Construction, Transport, Manufacturing, Gas, Power Transmission, Renewable Energy, Agriculture, Food and Beverage, and more. 

View our Job Roles & Specialisations page to learn more about the different courses required for the various careers in steel.