Wednesday, May 17, 2017

The national Australian Apprenticeships - Employer Award recognises those employers who have made innovative improvements in training which provide beneficial outcomes for their apprentices and/or trainees in Australia and their local community.

The Award is one of 18 awards presented at the 2017 Australian Training Awards, the peak national awards for vocational education and training (VET).


To nominate, an organisation must:

  • meet the conditions of entry requirements
  • be an employer of and Australian Apprentice (apprentice or trainee) at some time between 1 January 2016 and 30 April 2017.

The winner of the 2016 Australian Apprenticeships - Employer Award was WPC Group from Victoria. Read their story.

How to apply

Applications for the Award can be made directly to the Australian Training Awards with entries closing Wednesday 31 May 2017.

For more information, visit, email or phone 02 6240 9691.

This year the Australian Training Awards will be held in Canberra on Thursday 23 November. For real time updates you can find the Australian Training Awards on social media: