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Training package qualifications summary and Australian Apprenticeships data.

Training package information

NEW Training Package Qualifications – Recent Registration in States and Territories

Updated 27th July 2020 - Attached is a summary of the qualifications that have recently been registered in each State and Territory.

Changes made for this edition:

  • Transport and Logistics (TLI)
  • Textiles, Clothing and Footwear (MST)
  • Food, Beverage and Pharmaceutical (FBP)
  • Seafood Industry (SFI)
New South Wales
  • Transmission, Distribution and Rail Sector (UET)
Western Australia
  • National Water Industry (NWP)
  • Property Services (CPP)
  • Correctional Services (CSC)
  • Textiles, Clothing and Footwear (MST)
  • Forest and Wood Products (FWP)
  • Printing and Graphic Arts (ICP)
  • Transmission, Distribution and Rail Sector (UET)
Northern Territory
  • Manufacturing and Engineering (MEM)
  • Furnishing (MSF)
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Apprentice and trainee data - Quarterly Apprenticeship and Traineeship statistics

Apprentice and trainee data - Quarterly Apprenticeship and Traineeship statistics

These documents provide a summary of the National Apprentice and Trainee Collection statistics for each State and Territory. This data has been sourced from the National Centre for Vocational Education and Research (NCVER) National Apprentice and Trainee Collections.

Quarterly Summary Statistics
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National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER)

National Apprentice and Trainee Collection
NCVER released quarterly and annual statistics about Australian Apprenticeship commencements, completions, withdrawals, and numbers in training.

National Apprentice and Trainee Destinations 2010
This survey collected information from apprentices and trainees around 9 months after leaving their training. Information includes reasons for not completing, satisfaction with the apprenticeship or traineeship, and employment and further study outcomes.

National Student Outcomes Survey
A survey of vocational education and training (VET) students including apprentices and trainees, both subject completers who have not finished a qualification, and graduates. Information includes reasons for undertaking training, satisfaction with training, employment and further study outcomes.

Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth (LSAY)
LSAY tracks samples of Australian youth from the age of 15 to 25 years, with participants completing a survey annually. Completed cohorts started in 1995, 1998, 2003 and 2006. Current cohorts started in 2009 and 2015. Participants are asked about a variety of topics including their education and employment.

VOCSTATS is a product which allows users to construct their own tables via an interactive web interface, using databases from NCVER collections. VOCSTATS is specifically targeted at those users who have a requirement for highly tailored outputs, have a good understanding of the intricacies and limitations of the NCVER collections, and are willing to design and generate their statistical outputs directly. You must register for VOCSTATS access.

AATIS Research focusing on:

Girl reading a book and thinking of multiple careers that she can embark on

Engaging with Australian Apprenticeships information

This recently completed research by AATIS focus on the platforms and mechanisms used by young people and their influencers, to access careers information.

Some key themes include young people's lack of understanding of how to find good quality careers information, and the disconnect between young people and their influencers on what and how they should access careers information.

Overall, both young people and their influencers use a range of resources to find careers information, including printed materials and online sources including social media.

View the report