About Training Services NSW
Training Services NSW in the NSW Department of Industry is responsible for government-funded vocational education and training (VET) in NSW.
The NSW Department of Industry leads strategic policy, planning, funding, regulation and advice on VET to support economic, regional and community development.
Training Services NSW is responsible for the implementation of funded programs, including Smart and Skilled, apprenticeships and traineeships and adult and community education. It undertakes contract management of approved Smart and Skilled training providers and implements quality assurance and performance monitoring to achieve the best possible outcomes for students.
Training Services centres and regions
Training Services NSW has six regional and three Sydney metropolitan centres that service the needs of local employers, training providers and individuals.
The centres play a key role in implementing training provider quality assurance, offering consumer advice and support in their local areas and providing quality assurance of regulatory requirements for apprenticeships and traineeships.
Case Studies and Good News Stories
- Elsa Dixon Aboriginal Employment Program
- The Way Ahead for Aboriginal People
- NSW Training Awards
- NSW Industry Training Advisory Boards (ITABs)