Australian Apprenticeships

Get a head start in your chosen career with an apprenticeship or traineeship through Australian Apprenticeships. It’s also a great option if you want to retrain for the career you have always wanted. As an employer, you can benefit by introducing new and valuable resources and skills in to your business.

Support for apprentices, trainees and employers

Visit the Australian Apprenticeships website for information on how apprenticeships and traineeships work and the support available for apprentices, trainees and employers.

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Strategic review of the Australian Apprenticeships Incentive System

The Australian Government is undertaking the Strategic Review of the Australian Apprenticeships Incentive System to ensure incentives are designed to provide the skilled workers Australia needs. The review will consider opportunities to increase the take-up and completion of apprenticeships and traineeships. 

The review will consult broadly and invite stakeholders to provide submissions. 

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We’re after your views on the future direction of apprenticeship support services

Following consultation on the Australian Apprenticeship Services and Support Discussion Paper, we are seeking further feedback from stakeholders on the proposed model for the future direction of Australian Apprenticeship support services.

The Future Directions for Australian Apprenticeship Support Services Consultation Paper outlines:

  • Feedback we heard from stakeholders; and
  • The Australian Government’s proposed future directions for apprenticeship services and non-financial supports, informed by stakeholder responses.

Submissions on the directions paper are due by COB Monday 22 May 2023 via email to

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