By SAS Group Chief Executive Peter Costantini
Today the Assistant Minister for Education and Training, Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, announced the successful organisations that will form the new Australian Apprenticeship Support Network.
The Apprenticeship Network introduces innovative new targeted services which will deliver tailored advice and support to Australian Apprentices and employers who need additional assistance prior to sign-up and in-training.
11 organisations make up the new Apprenticeship Network with services being delivered through more than 280 network provider sites. Strong coverage will also be achieved in rural and remote areas via outreach servicing arrangements in an additional 160 locations.
Further information is available on the VET Reform website at www.vetreform.education.gov.au and www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au.