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.

Group Training Organisation in administration due to apprenticeship decline

Group Training Organisation in administration due to apprenticeship decline

All Trades Queensland – the largest commercial employer of apprentices and trainees in the country has gone into administration. The company, established in 1987, boasts on its website to have kick started the careers of more than 20,000 people and boosted career opportunities in more than 8000 Queensland businesses.

Read more here: https://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/queensland/all-trades-queensland-goes-into-administration-but-operations-to-continue-20200722-p55ekd.html