Nimble News 9 August 2023
Upskill and Develop your Workforce with Existing Worker Traineeships
Does your business have a need for high level IT digital skills? Do you have existing staff that could be upskilled in this area? If so, existing worker traineeships (EWTs) could be your solution. Through structured on the job learning, managed by an accredited TAFE college or private training provider, your team will deepen and broaden their workplace skills and knowledge and get a nationally recognised VET qualification.
Why now? Course fees have been reduced by 72% for selected EWTs in four priority sectors.
Information Technology and Cyber Security
To support skills development in the IT sector, there are five EWTs available, all offering an excellent pathway for high level skills development and/or career progression into specialist or leadership roles to meet future business needs:
Certificates III and IV in Information Technology
Certificate IV in Cyber Security
Diploma or Advanced Diploma of Information Technology
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Event: Workforce Australia Jobs Expo, Leederville, 20 September
Workforce Australia is seeking employers and industry associations to showcase their industries at this community event. EOI by 17 August.
Event: Regenerative Agriculture Conference 2023, Margaret River 6-8 September
Event: Dowerin Machinery Field Days 30-31 August
Event: Dowerin Downtown 29 August, Perth
Join Australia’s corporate leaders, government representatives, farmers, and keynote speakers and be part of the conversation on the innovations and outlooks powering WA agriculture and the Wheatbelt.
We hope that this has been of some assistance.