Four men working on a half constructed buildingThe Australian Apprenticeship Scheme combines practical work with structured training to give apprentices and trainees in Australia the skills, experience and qualifications needed for employment. There is no upper age limit and apprentices and trainees have a degree of control over how long their course of study will take.

With major developments underway and a growing economy, there is plenty of work available in the Northern Territory for skilled tradespeople. Industry specific training schemes are also available in the Northern Territory to support major projects and development of new industry.

More information go to the Australian Apprenticeships NT website or they can be contacted on (08) 8935 8200.

To search all approved apprenticeship / traineeship qualifications in the Territory go to the NT Apprenticeships and Traineeships Database.

Go to financial help to employ an apprentice or trainee for information on financial assistance.​