New initiatives open career pathways for women

New job opportunities are on offer with the launch of ten projects to attract more women to trades.

COVID-19 information for employers

Work Safe Victoria has provided information for employers in a number of languages to help identify and control COVID-19 risks.

COVID-19 information for employees

WorkSafe Victoria has answers to commonly asked questions about COVID-19 in the workplace – available in several languages.

Developing the people who power Victoria’s Big Build

All the guidance you need to put your learning straight into practice.

Retrenched Apprentices and Trainees Program

Get support to resume your apprenticeship or traineeship if you’ve been made redundant. 

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Be a part of Victoria’s biggest projects

A Big Build apprenticeship or traineeship pathway will get you involved in some of Victoria’s biggest projects, such as the North East Link and the New Footscray Hospital.


Learn more
about the projects.

Meet Andrew

Andrew found his groove as an apprentice carpenter, developing skills that took him to the Metro Tunnel Project with the Rail Infrastructure Alliance.

“I started later in my life with my apprenticeship. There’s always room for learning, doesn’t matter how old you are.”

Support for you

Get free career advice and support through your local Skills and Jobs Centre

Retrenched Apprentices and Trainees Program - get support to recommence your apprenticeship or traineeship

Discover what courses and careers you could go for by visiting the Vic Skills Gateway website

Free construction courses

The Victorian Government is offering free short, accredited training courses to help people impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic re-skill and find work in the construction industry. These short courses and ‘tickets to work’ are the fastest way to get the skills for a job on a construction site.

Meet 2020 Victorian Training Awards Apprentice of the Year,

Shona McGuigan.