An apprenticeship or traineeship is a training contract between an employer and an employee in which the employee learns the skills needed for a particular occupation or trade – an apprenticeship or traineeship.
An apprenticeship or traineeship can be undertaken on a full-time or part-time basis and is suitable for people of all ages. Apprenticeships and traineeships comprise a mixture of structured training supported by a specified period of employment, supervision and hands on experience in the workplace.
Apprentices and trainees can be anyone of working age who is suitable for employment in your industry. They must also:
- Be an Australian citizen, or
- Be a permanent resident, or
- Hold a temporary resident or working visa
Our Mentoring and Management Services are for you
Apprenticeships Matter also has a variety of strategies in place to support you and your employees throughout the Australian Apprenticeship program. We will assist with all of the administration and provide ongoing support and assistance throughout the duration of the training.
A feature of this will be a comprehensive mentoring program to ensure your apprentices and trainees are supported, increasing the probability of successful completion.
Find out more about our Mentoring program or call our In-Training Support team on 1800 005 355