Useful Links

  • Department of Education and Training
    The Department of Industry Skills website is a great source of up-to-date information on Australian Government funded programs and news relating to the vocational and skills industry. There’s plenty of information about apprenticeship opportunities, links to related resources and programs.
  • Australian Training Awards
    The Australian Training Awards are the peak national awards for the vocational education and training (VET) sector, and provide a great benchmark for organisations and individuals to work towards. There are a number of categories and awards available, including Apprentice of the Year, and the site includes all the information you need to know, including selection criteria, how to apply, as well as containing interesting information and stories from past award winners and finalists, their career highlights and advice. Get inspired, go to Real Stories, Real Achievements.
  • My Skills
    My Skills connects individuals and employers looking to undertake training with training organisations that best suit their needs. Searches can be performed on both training and training organisations.
  • TAFE Directors Australia – National Scholarships Foundation
    The National Board of TDA has registered the TDA National Scholarships Foundation, which launched the Foundation in March 2013. The purpose is to make every effort to support TAFE students under the proposed COAG-approved National Entitlement to Training, which will widen student income contingent loans (ICL) in technical and further education courses.
  • Australian Apprenticeships
    The Australian Apprenticeships website it a useful resource for current and potential apprentices as well as their employers. It provides a range of useful information for anyone considering and /or taking on an apprentice or apprenticeship, information on awards and incentives, guidelines, contacts and much more.
  • SkillsOne
    SkillsOne website is your resource for entertaining and educational videos about all kinds of professions in any skill area.
  • Australian Apprenticeships Pathways
    This is your one-stop-shop for everything ‘Apprenticeships’! Here you’ll find information on what an apprenticeship consists of, tips for finding apprenticeships, information on wages, tips for attending interviews, career resources, workplace guide by state, apprenticeships search engine and more.
  • Australian Apprenticeships Access Program
    The Australian Apprenticeships Access Program provides information for those experiencing difficulties obtaining skilled employment- with resources and information relating to pre-vocational training, support and assistance to obtain and maintain an Australian Apprenticeship.
  • ACPET Catalogue
    ACPET is the peak national association for private tertiary providers in Australia; our members are proudly represented as ‘the best of the best’. This Catalogue provides you with the information you need at your fingertips, to make the right choice when selecting a provider.
  • myfuture                                                                                                                Australia’s national online career information and exploration service that assists career planning, career pathways and work transitions. The service provides support for individuals, and for those who support or influence career choices. The myfuture service contains over 620 occupation profiles with direct links torelated courses, videos, case studies, current earnings and more.
  • The Group Training Directory                                                                A tool for employers who are looking for an apprentice, as well as career seekers looking for employment. Search for a Group Training Organisation (GTO) by state and industry or browse all. It’s optimised for iPad and tablet use, and responsive design allows use on a computer or smart phone. It identifies GTOs who offer School Based Apprenticeships.
  • The Job I Love
    If you are a student or job seeker this online guide will help you to find out about occupations and careers within the service industries. You can find information about what it is like to work in each career, as well as how to get the right qualifications for the job you want.
  • Construct My Career
    Construct My Career is an initiative of the Construction & Property Services Industry Skills Council (CPSISC). It has its origins during the Government’s Career Advice Australia (CAA) program when CPSISC was contracted to provide industry career information to a national network of Regional Industry Career Advisers.
  • AgriFood Skills
    AgriFood Skills website provides you with extensive information on careers and pathways in the agriculture industry as well as advice on how to get started.
  • Open Colleges – Developing your Career in Information Technology
    A job in Information Technology is continuously evolving as businesses look to keep themselves at the top of their game. Visit the Open Colleges website, Australia’s leader in online learning, for a free course guide or for more information on the hundreds of other courses on offer.