The Australian Government has announced the appointment of Mr Adam Boyton as the National Skills Commissioner.
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.
Tasmania will build its way out of the pandemic, but now is the time to think about how to future proof the workforce.
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The Palaszczuk Government is stamping out dodgy training providers with the number of registered training providers (RTOs) receiving State Government funding decreasing significantly over the past four years.
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.