The organisations listed below offer useful information, guidance and educational material from a broader community perspective.
Australian Apprenticeships www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au
Official Australian Government website on Australian apprenticeships.
Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR)
www.deewr.gov.au is the government agency providing national leadership in education and workplace trainings, transition to work and conditions and values in the workplace
Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (DEECD)
DEECD provides strategic advice and analysis of Victoria’s skill needs, and acts as the system managers for the vocational education and training sector. This site also contain information for apprentices and employers, and about Competency Based Completion arrangements.
EE-Oz Training Standards www.ee-oz.com.au
This website is all about our training package and has a option in the ‘Careers in Industry’ section called ‘TAKE the TEST’ (pre apprenticeship self assessment). This allows you to take an aptitude test for the electrical industry to give you an indication of what you need to know to study in this industry.
Energy Safe Victoria site has a lot of information from the licensing regulator about licensing and latest developments etc. It also has some great FAQs pages.
Fairwork Australia www.fairwork.gov.au
Group Training www.grouptraining.com.au
Trades Recognition Australia is for overseas qualified professionals who wish to practice in Australia. It also has very useful information regarding working in Australia and visa
Victorian Registration & Qualifications Authority (VRQA)
VRQA is responsible for the regulation of apprenticeships and traineeships in Victoria. Details for contacting Apprenticeship Field Officers can be found here.
WorkSafe Victoria www.worksafe.vic.gov.au
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