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Training Scheme expanded to more Regions

11 August 2016

A highly successful NSW Government program providing social housing tenants in the Hunter region with training and work opportunities in the disability and aged care sectors will be expanded to another four regions in NSW.

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NSW State Finalists Announced

10 August 2016

The 2016 NSW state finalists for both individual and oranisation award categories have been published. Winners will be announced at the NSW Training Awards presentation event held at the Four Points by Sheraton Sydney, Darling Harbour on 8 September 2016. Tickets are now on sale!

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$17.8m Boost for Community Training

4 August 2016

The NSW Government is committing $17.8 million to fund not-for-profit community education providers that help thousands of disadvantaged, regional and remote learners in NSW gain access to formal education and training.

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Review of the NSW Apprenticeship and Traineeship System

3 August 2016

It is time to re-think how the apprenticeship and traineeship system operates in NSW through the release of a consultation paper seeking views on how the Apprenticeship and Traineeship Act 2001 needs to change to meet current and emerging skill needs of industry and the State.

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The Way Ahead for Aboriginal People Program - Tarni's 'just in time' mentoring support

3 August 2016

Tarni believes that without the excellent mentoring support she received under the department’s Way Ahead for Aboriginal People program, she would not have completed her traineeship.

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2016-2017 Applications - School-based Traineeship Element

3 August 2016

Applications are now being invited from public sector and local government agencies to apply for funding under the 2016-17 Elsa Dixon Aboriginal Employment School-based Traineeship Element. Applications will close on Friday 2nd September 2016. Agencies intending to apply will need to register with NSW eTendering in order to access the application documents.

32 new qualifications on the 2017 NSW Skills List

32 New Qualifications on the 2017 NSW Skills List

1 August 2016

The NSW Government has announced 32 new qualifications will be added to the NSW Skills List for 2017 in addition to over 700 subsidised vocational education and training courses currently on offer.

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Boost in Travel and Accommodation Support for regional trainees and apprentices

11 July 2016

Trainees and apprentices in NSW will have access to over $6 million to help complete their courses with the NSW Government announcing a major increase in subsidies for travel and accommodation.

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Aborginal Enterprise Development Officer (AEDO) Program 2016-2017 Applications - New England Region only

7 July 2016

Applications are being invited from eligible organisations to deliver the AEDO program in the New England region only. Applications will open 18 July 2016 and close 12 August 2016. Organisations intending to apply should register on NSW etendering in order to access the documents, which will be available on the 18 July 2016.