Workplace Traineeships

DET partners with you in on the job training and skills development that benefit both the organisation and its workers


Our workplace training delivery is tailored to meet your individual needs

A Traineeship is similar to an Apprenticeship. The trainee engages in structured on the job workplace training that leads to a Nationally Recognised Qualification. The nominal duration is usually one year full-time or two years part-time. Traineeships are available in a wide range of industries and occupations that traditionally do not have an Apprenticeship process.

Through our partnership with many highly respected and specialised Registered Training Organisations (RTOs), Direction Employment and Training (DET) are able to deliver specialised training and skills development packages to train workers to the highest industry standards, resulting in nationally accredited qualifications.

Through our RTO partnerships, we are able to provide training up to Certificate III, IV or Diploma level in industries such as:


  • Business
  • Customer Contact
  • Information, Media and Technology
  • Frontline Management
  • Asset Maintenance
  • Beauty
  • Children’s Services
  • Hospitality
  • Employment Services
  • Training and Assessment
  • Financial Services
  • Education
  • Fitness, Sport and Recreation
  • Horticulture
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Project Management
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Retail
  • Aged Care

Traineeships promote practical business and career development opportunities within various industry sectors, and have a number of features

  • Traineeships are employment based
  • The training component is undertaken by a Registered Training Organisation (RTO)
  • Traineeships result in the attainment of a nationally accredited qualification
  • Training is delivered at workplace

Our skilled trainers adapt national training packages to your specific workplace skill needs and the learning style of your trainee. We build a training plan right for you and help assess the competencies of your employee against industry standards. To minimise any disruption to your business operation, we schedule our visits to times which suit your business demands.

DET partners with you in on the job training and skills development that benefit both the organisation and its workers