Below you will find all news items related to the Australian Apprenticeships Program. To read each story in full, click on the heading.

August 2014

15 August, 2014

Australian Apprenticeships Ambassadors will share their unique success stories at a range of launch events for National Skills Week.

July 2014

21 July, 2014

The Trade Support Loans programme commenced on 21 July 2014.

14 July, 2014

If you are an Australian Apprentice in receipt of Support for Adult Australian Apprentices (SAAA) payments you will receive your payment summary by 14 July 2014, in line with Australian Taxation Office requirements.

8 July, 2014

Australian Apprenticeships Ambassador Joshua Toomey will appear in a documentary series on Foxtel’s Bio channel starting Thursday 10 July at 7.30pm during NAIDOC Week.


7 July, 2014

During NAIDOC Week, learn about Australian Apprenticeships Ambassadors Jadon Tree, Gayleen Majid, Joshua Toomey, Ryan D’Souza, Jenna-Maree Jacob and Gavin Lester.

1 July, 2014

In the latest Australian Apprenticeships Ambassador column, Jessica Taggart shares her experience on the 2nd APEC Youth Skills Camp in China.

June 2014

17 June, 2014

In the latest Australian Apprenticeships Ambassador column, 22-year-old Alexandra Reeve shares the process she went through to start her traineeship.

13 June, 2014

Australian Apprenticeships Ambassador Jane Alia is promoting Refugee Week, its aims and objectives as a Refugee Week Ambassador.

May 2014

28 May, 2014

Australian Apprenticeships Ambassador and editorial hairdresser Renya Xydis is encouraging hairdressing registered training organisations to subscribe to a new paper for hairdressing students.

20 May, 2014

Australian Apprenticeships Ambassadors Joel Schwarz and Jessica Taggart are among the Australian contingent attending the APEC Youth Skills Camp in Beijing, China.

13 May, 2014

Australian Apprenticeships Ambassador Patrick Janes will speak at National Manufacturing Week at Sydney Olympic Park on Friday 16 May.

13 May, 2014

On 13 May 2014, the Government handed down the 2014-2015 Budget. As part of the Budget, changes to payments for Australian Apprentices were announced.

7 May, 2014

Consider becoming a Metal Fabricator (Boilermaker).

1 May, 2014

In the latest Australian Apprenticeships Ambassador column, 19-year-old farmer Alistair Keller shares his Royal Family experience.

April 2014

24 April, 2014

Ten of Australia’s best refrigeration technicians from across the country have earned their position to compete at the 2014 WorldSkills Australia National Refrigeration Competition.