Review of the Australian Apprenticeships National Skills Needs List: issues paper

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Australia. Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business


In the 2019-20 budget, the Australian Government announced it would establish the Additional Identified Skills Shortage Payment to boost existing incentives for areas of identified skills needs and to support up to 80,000 new apprentices over five years. In addition, the Government announced it would introduce a new simplified and streamlined incentives program for employers of apprentices and trainees, the Incentives for Australian Apprenticeships program. As part of the streamlining measure, the Government announced it would comprehensively review the National Skills Needs List, in...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Skills and knowledge; Apprenticeship; Traineeship; Finance

Keywords: Skill shortage; Skill needs; Education and training reform; Employers; Apprentice; Trainee; Funding

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: [Canberra, Australian Capital Territory]: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business, 2019

Physical description: 23 p.

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ISBN: 9781760518219 (pdf); 9781760518226 (Word)

Resource type: Paper

Call number: TD/TNC 138.303

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