Group Training Organisations
Group training organisations (GTOs) are registered in all states and territories with the aim of increasing the number of apprentice and trainees in specific industry, regional and equity target areas to help meet state and national priorities. GTOs employ apprentices and trainees, manage their placement to host employers and ensure they receive appropriate training from registered training organisations (RTOs).
Contact a local GTO to find out how they can assist people in their Australian Apprenticeships search.
Australian Apprenticeships Centres
Australian Apprenticeships Centres (AACs) operate in every state and territory to provide assistance to employers, Australian Apprentices and training providers throughout the duration of the Australian Apprenticeship. AACs can provide information on incentives and initiatives including those specifically applicable to people with a disability.
To search for your local AAC go to the 'Search' menu item on this site and select 'Australian Apprenticeships Centre'.
Disability Employment Services (DES) and Job Services Australia providers operate in every state and territory to provide employment related assistance. DES provide access to individually tailored and comprehensive services which meet your needs including capacity building, training, work experience and other interventions to help you obtain and maintain suitable employment. Both DES and Job Services Australia provide information on incentives and initiatives including those specifically applicable to people with a disability.
Registered Training Organisations
Registered training organisations (RTOs) provide training, support and assess apprentices/trainees. Registered training providers include include TAFE colleges, private and community training organisations, schools, higher education institutions and some large employers. RTOs provide additional services and support to people with a disability.
You will find RTO search links in the 'Networks and Resources' section on the left hand menu of this page.