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Real Skills for Real Careers

I am starting my career

Learn how VET courses can be your pathway to a great career.


I am advancing my career

You're demonstrating your skills every day.Take the next step.


I am changing my career

You have achieved all you's time for a change. Learn how VET can open doors


I am a career advisor

I help others choose career paths. I need some VET information resources.


I am an employer

I employ trainees or apprentices. My Team needs some training.


What is My Skills?

My Skills website is the national directory of vocational education and training (VET) organisations and courses. It is an Australian Government initiative to enable consumers to search for, and compare, VET courses and training providers.

What is VET?

Vocational education and training (VET) is designed to help you get the skills you need to enter and succeed in the workplace. VET is not just about traditional trades; it encompasses hundreds of different occupations and industries.

Browse Industries

Explore an industry you are interested in, or browse through them all to see which one might suit you.

Check out what skills are in demand. Learn about the sectors that make up each Industry group and the occupations available in each area.

You can also view industry specific training stories to inspire and inform you.


National Student Outcomes Survey – Calling for RTOs to promote survey to students

20 April 2018

This annual survey provides information on employment outcomes, training satisfaction, and the benefits and relevance of training.
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Projects to Improve Seafood and Aquaculture Industry Qualifications

17 April 2018

Two projects are underway to review qualifications, skill sets and units of competency for the seafood and aquaculture industry. Skills Impact is seeking industry feedback on the current and existing qualifications, skill sets and units that will be reviewed as part of each project.
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VET Practitioner Research Conference

26 May 2018

In 2018, the Australian VET Research Association (AVETRA) in partnership with the VET Development Centre (VDC) and the Victorian TAFE Association (VTA), will hold Australia’s first VET Practitioner Research Conference.
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Skills today, for work tomorrow. National Future Work Summit.

30 May 2018

Technological innovation is changing every Australian workplace and every profession. Staying ahead of change is crucial for both a successful career and a successful business.
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Subsidised Training

Select your state or territory to see the subsidised courses near you, (subsidies are subject to eligibility).


Apprenticeships & Traineeships

Australian Apprenticeships and Traineeships are available to anyone of working age.

Train, study and earn an income in numerous occupations or traditional trades.

Get a nationally recognised qualification and the experience you need to get ahead in your chosen career.

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VET Student Loans - Logo

Loans to help eligible students enrolled in certain higher level vocational education and training courses, at approved course providers, pay their tuition fees (up to capped amounts).

Unique Student Identifier - Logo

Every new, or continuing, student undertaking nationally-recognised training needs a USI to receive their qualification or statement of attainment. - Logo

The national register of information on training packages, qualifications, courses, units of competency and registered training organisations.

Preparing Secondary Students for Work

Resources and tools to assist schools to deliver vocational learning and vocational education and training (VET) to school students.