Connecting
out-of-trade
apprentices
with employers

Supporting out-of-trade apprentices to re-enter their chosen career.
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Apprentice Employment Network
Apprentices at work
Apprentices at work

Connecting
out-of-trade
apprentices
with employers

Supporting out-of-trade apprentices
to re-enter their chosen career.
QLD Government Logo
Apprentice Employment Network

Tradeapprentices.com.au is a free service funded by the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training, to support out-of-trade apprentices to re-enter their chosen career.

Employers

Out-of-trade apprentices bring experience to the workplace, as they have already completed some training in their qualification. Register or log in to search for an out of trade apprentice.

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Apprentices

If you are a Queensland apprentice with a cancelled training contract and would like assistance to recommence your trade, please register your details.

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Apprenticeship Grant

The Queensland Apprenticeship Reconnection Bursary Grant is aimed at providing Queensland OOT apprentices with the best chance of reconnecting with their apprenticeship. Applicants must be Queensland residents with a cancelled or suspended Queensland apprenticeship. To find out more please register.

Resources

Useful information, forms and links for out of trade apprentices.

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Recommencing Apprentice Assistance Payment

To deliver much-needed support to out-of-trade apprentices re-entering their career, we announce the recommencement of the Apprentice Assistance Payment Trial – RAAPT.

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About Us

The Out of Trade Register provides a resource for Cancelled, Suspended or ‘At-Risk’ Queensland Apprentices to register their details, upload a resume and search for opportunities within their preferred trade and geographic location, while also allowing employers, including Group Training Organisations to search for and connect with suitable candidates.

Registration is quick and easy and our service is free.

If you are a Queensland apprentice with a cancelled training contract or a Queensland employer looking to employ an out of trade apprentice, please register with us.

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