Useful Links


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Australian Apprenticeships - provides quick and easy access to information regarding Australian Apprenticeships, including Australian Apprenticeships programs, employer incentives and support for apprentices during their apprenticeships.

Australian Apprenticeships and Traineeships Information Service and Australian Apprenticeships Pathways - provide apprenticeships and traineeships information and resources.

Australian Industry and Skills Committee - established by the COAG Industry and Skills Council in May 2015, it provides industry-led advice on the implementation of national vocational education and training and approves training packages for implementation.

Australian Training Awards - the peak, national awards for the vocational education and training sector, recognising individuals, businesses and registered training organisations for their contribution to skilling Australia.

AusAppPathways - this mobile app helps students and jobseekers explore potential Australian Apprenticeships career ideas based on their interests.

Australian Apprenticeships Ambassadors video series - has been updated to include our latest NRL Ambassadors.

Australian Qualifications Framework - The AQF is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training.

Australian Skills Quality Authority - The national regulator for the vocational education and training (VET) sector.

Adult Migrant English Programme (AMEP) - The AMEP provides up to 510 hours of English language tuition to eligible migrants and humanitarian entrants.

AITD's eLearning Essentials online course - this online course will model best practice as you work your way through the learning process, engaging with the content, the trainer and other participants. - offers businesses simple, practical and convenient access to all the government information, programmes and services they need to make running their business and skilling their employees easier.

Book an Australian Apprenticeship Ambassador - find an Australian Apprenticeships Ambassador to speak at your next event.

Be MoneySmart - this website aims to get you in control of your money to help you achieve your goals.

CareerMe app - a free app to help young people plan career paths and find job opportunities.

Discover your Career - find a career in Hospitality or Tourism.

eWorks – explore the latest blogs.

Ideas that Work – LLN videos - an online library of free LLN training and professional development videos.

The Independent Tertiary Education Council Australia (ITECA)

Insources website - provides professional development programs for VET practitioners. - provides information about vocational education and training to future and current students, jobseekers and employers to help them make informed choices about training.

National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) - a not for profit company responsible for collecting, managing, analysing, evaluating and communicating research statistics about vocational education and training.

National Skills Week - provides a platform to highlight the opportunities and career pathways available through vocational education and training.

Open Colleges - this Australian-based online education website has developed a career quiz to help people who are unsure of what career to choose or are looking to change careers.

Purple Infinity - an educational consultancy that provides regular summary reports on topical VET-related issues and develops and continually updates Qualification Assessment Kits to support key qualifications in the VET sector. - one stop shop for information on government assistance while studying. Students can use the website to determine their options for financing their tertiary study. The course search function allows students to look for courses offered by approved VET FEE-HELP providers.

Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) - The SEE program provides language, literacy and numeracy training to eligible job seekers, to help them to participate more effectively in training or in the labour force

SkillsOne - hundreds of videos about getting a trade or a skill. - the official national register of information on training packages, qualifications, courses, units of competency and registered training organisations, developed for experienced training sector users.

Unique Student Identifier (USI) - provides information about the USI, a reference number that creates a secure online lifetime record of an individual’s nationally recognised training and qualifications.

VET Student Loans - provides information about the new VET Student Loans program which commenced on 1 January 2017.

VETNet - a central storage facility for relevant current and historical materials relating to the national VET sector, in particular companion volumes implementation guides.

Velg Training – PD and consulting services, Live Streams, Webinars and Workshops.

VOCEDplus – the latest research on the VET sector.

WorldSkills Australia - working to promote and build a skills culture by inspiring young people, celebrating skills excellence and providing opportunities to showcase trade and skill talent through competitions held on a regional, national and international level.