Construction Chats

Industry professionals come into schools to share their real-world experiences and job opportunities with students.


Year 9–12 students, group sizes vary


School classroom/hall


30–45 minutes plus time for questions (allow 1 hour). These sessions take place during school hours

What are construction chats?

  • Construction Chats is a program that brings industry professionals from local construction businesses into schools to engage in conversations with students about their real-world experiences in construction.
  • This gives students information and insights about the industry, including job opportunities.
  • Students learn about the construction industry, ask questions, and gain valuable knowledge about potential career paths.

How do they work?

  • Construction Pathways works with schools and industry partners to facilitate industry speaker sessions in classroom.