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ABW INFORMATION TO PARENTS AND STUDENTS

16/06/2014
NEWS FROM BUSINESS EDUCATION AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

ABW INFORMATION TO PARENTS AND STUDENTS
 
Thank you to parents who have paid the $40.
Please pay as soon as possible to
avoid your student losing the QCE point.
 
First Day – Friday 20 June
Go to the hall for a PARADE. Sit in roll groups.
 
What to wear for the Hospitality Simulation
 
Your team will decide what style of uniform your business will wear. You may decide to wear a uniform such as pants and polo shorts or skirts and polo shorts. Alternatively your firm may decide that you want to project an upmarket image and wear business suits. These decisions will be made by your team. You are not required to spend a lot of money on expensive suits! Pre-loved stores often have good quality clothing for a very reasonable price. Please do not purchase any suits until after 20 June.
 
•Clothing rules – Please be sensible
•Skirts of suitable length – not too short
•Blouses that cover your upper body and wear sleeves (singlets not suitable)
•Sensible heels that are safe – no stiletto or really high heels/wedge heel acceptable
•Toes need to be covered/no thongs
Program of clothing
 
•Friday 20 June – Day 1 – Casual shorts, top and joggers – Outdoor games day
•Monday 23 June – Day 2 – Smart casual with safe shoes
•Tuesday 24 June – Day 3 – Business suit or Hotel Uniform – Team Photo Day and Video shooting day – Best Dressed Team judged from photo and best organised team
•Wednesday 25 June – Day 4 –Smart Casual – clothing needed for video if required
•Thursday 26 June – Business suit or corporate uniform suitable for Trade Display and Presentations
•Teams will decide on the image of their company and corporate uniform on Day 1
Organisation and Awards Ceremony
•Bring your own money or meals for the whole week.
•Keep Thursday 26 June free for the Awards ceremony. Parents are invited to attend and see the work you have been doing. The viewing of trade displays is from 6.30 pm. The ceremony starts at 7 pm.
•You will be departing on Thursday at 12.30 pm and are required to attend the ceremony. Please organise transport home.
•You will need to have had dinner before attending the ceremony.
Other
•Teams will be required to stay back on Thursday 26 June after the ceremony to clean up the displays.
•Remember to reschedule your traineeships.
•What you get out of this program, depends on what you put into. Work as a team and help each other.
•You must attend EVERY day to gain the QCE point. If absent you will require a medical certificate
•You must participate effectively to pass ABW
•Inform Ms Daveson or Mrs Riley if you are not attending.
•Bring pen and paper and laptop
•We wish everyone a wonderful ABW experience in 2014