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.

Qld Government to investigate job and subsidised training rort 

Qld Government to investigate job and subsidised training rort
A five-point plan to address the issue of online scammers unlawfully misleading jobseekers into training programs has been released and includes an independent investigation by the Queensland Training Ombudsman.

Read more here:  https://trainingombudsman.qld.gov.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Review-of-Advertising-and-Training-Terms-of-Reference-Final.pdf?_cldee=Y2FybWVsQGVkbWluaXN0cmF0ZS5jb20uYXU%3d&recipientid=lead-e3112724e499e711812a70106fa11a21-482164420f5a4bfa86e11b79b4a3c150&esid=939fa5df-c0e5-ea11-a817-000d3a7972f5  

Applications open for next round of Skilling Queenslanders for Work funding

Applications open for next round of Skilling Queenslanders for Work funding
Skilling Queenslanders for Work funds skills development, training and job opportunities for job seekers, disengaged or disadvantaged Queenslanders through a suite of targeted skills and training programs. The second round of this year’s $90 million project funding pool is open for community-based not-for-profit organisations, local councils and school P&Cs, to provide hands on skills.

Queensland moves this years training awards to virtual event

In  an announcement made by the Minister for Training and Skills Development Shannon Fentiman, the annual Queensland Training Awards will go ahead in 2020, moving entirely online for the first time in the event’s 59-year history. Nominations will be extended until the end of June with the regional and state winners announced online.

Read more here: https://www.miragenews.com/queensland-training-awards-to-go-ahead-as-virtual-events/