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The Skills You Need
for The Job You Want

Get Job Ready, Get outta town and have some fun!

Get the Skills

Across a variety of industries, we have a course to help you learn the skills you need to get your dream job.

 

NSW Training Services provides fee-free training courses for young people, job seekers and school leavers to gain the skills you need.  Please check eligibility criteria below.

 

Whether you're a school leaver on your gap year, recently unemployed, or just want to upskill to expand your job prospects and aged between 16-24, a Job Ready qualification is a great way to future-proof your skills, explore new interests and trial in-demand industries.

 

Funded by the NSW and Australian Government in over 20 industries, explore over 100,000 training places to help you find your future job.

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Don’t wait - Get the skills and Get Outta Town!

Check out the panels below to see what’s available

 

Agriculture/

Horticulture

Tree Felling, Chainsaws and Chemical Pest Control

Tractors and Machinery Operations 

Farm Bikes & Utility Vehicles

Shearing

Hospitality

RSA/RCG Safe food handling

Bar attendant & Baristas

Clean Premises/Equipment

Hygienic Practices Food Safety & Safe Work

Kitchen Hand

Greet Guests, Prepare Rooms & Hygiene

Construction

White Card & Basic Rigging

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Dogging & Excavator Ops

Carpentry Tools/Equipment

Handle Construction Materials

Apply WHS Requirements/ Policies/Process

Community Services

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Disability - Healthy bodies, direct client care, empower

Early Childhood Care & Education – Health & safety of children, provide care, support play & learning

Education support

Sport & Rec

Outdoor Recreation (Abseil, Establish Belays, Ropes & Lead Climb

Fitness - Basic Water Rescues, Familiarisation, Buoyancy, Mobility Skills, Water-Based Fitness Activities & Instruct Aquatic Session for Specific Groups

Swimming & Water Safety Teacher

Fitness - Health Screening, Instruct Programs, Anatomy & Physiology Principles and Fitness Appraisals

Transport
& Logistics

White Card & Basic Rigging

Traffic Control White Card

Dogging & Excavator Ops

Carpentry Tools/Equipment

Handle Construction Materials

Apply WHS Requirements/ Policies/Process

IT/Digital

Robotics and Coding

Video Production

Cyber Security 

Manufacturing
Engineering

Mechatronics

Engineering – Welding

Construction - Fabrication equipment, Use hand/ power tools, welding

Business/
Admin

Business Administration Skills

Business Administration (Job Seeking)

Business (Customer Engagement)

Retail

Retail (Produce visual merchandise displays, Work effectively as a team, Plan a career in the retail industry, Advise on products and services)

Retail Nursery

For more info, specific details of training available and to book to Get Skilled, follow the link

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To help you get ready for your GAP adventure, we’ve created the "Get GAP Ready" program including;

GAP Ready online training modules

GAP Ready is a training & guidance tool developed by educational experts who are passionate about ensuring our young Aussies have the valuable skills they need to be confident and stand out in a crowd when looking for work.

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GAP Ready "Skills Passport"

Within the Get GAP Ready program you’ll also find a "Skills Passport" which acts like a digital wallet containing all your important information.  You can save bank details, your tax file number, skills training certificates and much more - everything is easily accessible when applying for jobs.

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Get GAP Ready - Too Easy

We’ve also simplified how you provide confidential information to future employers through a password protected 2-way authentication process.

Sounds complicated?

It is for us.  For you, it’s just too easy.

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Are you eligible for the skills training?

You’re good to go if you are

  • Aged 16-24 at the start of training, must be signed out of school, regardless of employment status, including school leavers

And are

  • Living in NSW or working in NSW

  • An Australian or New Zealand citizen, permanent resident or humanitarian visa holder

Training is subject to availability.

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