TAS user choice funding round open

TAS user choice funding round open

Registered training organisations are being encouraged to apply for funding through the latest round of the Tasmanian Government’s Apprentice and Trainee Training Fund (User Choice), with applications now open. The fund provides subsidies through grants to significantly reduce the cost of providing quality training and assessment for nationally recognised qualifications.

TAFE’s contribution to economy highlighted in new report

TAFE's contribution to economy highlighted in new report
TAFE has provided a $92.5 billion benefit to the Australian economy, according to a new analysis that recommends a further $2.5 billion investment in wage subsidies for apprentices to help stem the collapse in new positions. The total annual costs of the TAFE system are $5.7 billion.  

National Cabinet has replaced COAG

National Cabinet has replaced COAG
COAG is now being replaced by the new national cabinet, which first surfaced in March in response to the coronavirus crisis.  According to the PM, the national cabinet’s focus will now shift to job creation as Australia begins to exit the coronavirus health crisis.

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