25 November 2016
Training Services NSW is calling for Expressions of Interest from non-government organisations for the delivery of an outcomes-focused Refugee Employment Support Program to assist refugees and asylum seekers in Western Sydney and the Illawarra find sustainable and meaningful employment.
25 November 2016
Registered home schooled students may be eligible for Smart and Skilled training which starts on or after 1 January 2017.
24 November 2016
The NSW Government has announced a number of initiatives to assist asylum seekers and refugees to get a job and relieve local skills shortages in the State’s growing economy.
23 November 2016
Eligibility under Smart and Skilled will be extended from 1 January 2017 to further categories of humanitarian visas held by asylum seekers and refugees. Eligible visa holders will not pay course fees for their Smart and Skilled training up to Certificate IV level.
17 November 2016
Find out why Courtney chose an automotive mechanical apprenticeship and smashed the challenges found in this non-traditional trade area.
5 October 2016
Smart, Skilled and Hired is a NSW Government initiative that will create job and skills opportunities and help NSW business meet unprecedented demand in two key sectors – disability and construction. The program is open to young people (15 to 24 years) and businesses in Western Sydney, the Central Coast and Hunter, New England/North West and the North Coast.
5 October 2016
The NSW Department of Industry contracted Ithaca Group to review industry advisory arrangements in New South Wales, so as to inform the most effective/efficient approach to obtain timely industry advice that supports NSW Government priorities.
29 September 2016
Please note the Training Services NSW Campbelltown office is moving to the Bankstown office from 30 September 2016.
GTO Pre-Apprenticeship Pre-Traineeship Training Partnering Program and Apprenticeship Incentives Program
19 September 2016
The GTO Pre-Apprenticeship and Pre-Traineeship Partnering Program aims to increase growth in apprenticeships and traineeships by improving the transition of young people 15-24 years old into pre-apprenticeship or pre-traineeship training.
9 September 2016
Meet the winners of the 2016 NSW Training Awards.
7 September 2016
Minister for Skills John Barilaro joined NSW Premier Mike Baird and Minister for Transport Andrew Constance at Sydney Metro Rouse Hill station work site for the launch of the Infrastructure Skills Legacy Program (ISLP).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.