Red Stop, Green Go

Red Stop, Green Go

SkillsOne checks out one fascinating job: a traffic systems maintenance supervisor that is vital to the city and the movement of its traffic. We meet Graham Parkins who shows us what's involved in his job! He shows us the logisticsPlay Video

Off the Radar

Off the Radar

100km out of Sydney, planes approach from all different angles - what skills are required to line them up? Do you need to be a control freak to work in the control tower? Paul started learning to fly at 16Play Video

Eye on the Sky

Eye on the Sky

Blake Adams is an air traffic controller in the control tower at Sydney Airport, where his role includes monitoring aircraft that arrive and depart. The criteria for becoming an air traffic controller include gaining a pilot's licence, a degree and exceptionalPlay Video

Privacy Policy

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Sign up for the Signage Industry

Sign up for the Signage Industry

Signs are everywhere in our day-to-day life: to regulate traffic, advertise businesses or promote products. SkillsOne looked into the design and production process of various careers in the signage industry where creativity and practical application come together.

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It Followed Me Home: Can I Cook It?

It Followed Me Home: Can I Cook It?

There's more to living in a country town than you might expect. Lesley Russell came to Orange eleven years ago and fell in love with the region. Lesley teaches commercial cookery at the Local TAFE and operates the Orange RegionalPlay Video

Sydney Water On Call

Sydney Water On Call

Each year, Sydney Water spends $100 million to reduce leaks, inspecting 18,000 kilometres of pipes for hidden leaks and replacing more than 100 kilometres of water mains. On any given day, Sydney Water has around 60-70 maintenance crews responding toPlay Video

Bridge Climbers & Guides

Bridge Climbers & Guides

We see what’s it is like to work as a guide at Sydney’s most famous tourist attraction and find out more about Australia’s trade history. Before your Climb, climbers participate in a climb simulation to give them a feel forPlay Video

No Crash Test Dummy

No Crash Test Dummy

The work at the RTA Crash Lab is vitally important for the automotive industry. The RTA Crashlab at Huntingwood in Sydney's west is a modern world-class vehicle crash-testing facility that brings together all testing services and expertise under one roof.Play Video

24 hour cafe

24 hour cafe

Keno Hernandez - cafe owner and manager - has a passion for "good strong coffee" and food, especially exotic Spanish treats! He works long hours and is dedicated to the running of his father's cafe - "Cafe Hernandez" - whichPlay Video