Traineeship Information

What is a Traineeship?


A traineeshipcan be a full-time or part-time employment based training arrangement.

During the course of atraineeship, atraineegains work experience and has the opportunity to learn new skills in a hands-on environment.

Upon successful completion, thetraineeearns a nationally recognised qualification. Atraineeshipis a valuable step to a rewarding career.


Traineeshipopportunities in the Financial, Administrative, andProfessional Services sectors include:

Asset Maintenance (Cleaning Operations) (Level 2) CPP20611Certificate II in Cleaning Operations
Asset Maintenance (Cleaning Operations) (Level 3) CPP31011Certificate III in Cleaning Operations
Asset Maintenance (Fire Protection Equipment) (Level 2)CPP20511Certificate II in Fire Protection Inspection and Testing
Asset Maintenance (Fire Protection Equipment) (Level 3)CPP30811Certificate III in Fire Protection Inspection and Testing
Business (Level 2)BSB20112Certificate II in Business
Business (Level 3)BSB30112Certificate III in Business
Business (Level 4)BSB40212Certificate IV in Business
Business Administration (Level 3)BSB30412Certificate III in Business Administration
Business Administration (Level 4)BSB40507Certificate IV in Business Administration
Customer Contact (Level 3)BSB30211Certificate III in Customer Contact
Customer Contact (Level 4) BSB40312 Certificate IV in Customer Contact
Finance and Mortgage BrokingFNS40811Certificate IV inFinance and Mortgage Broking
Financial Services (Level 3) FNS30111Certificate III in Financial Services
Financial Services (Accounting) (Level 4)FNS40611Certificate IV in Accounting
Financial Services (Accounts Clerical) (Level 3)FNS30311Certificate IV in Financial Accounts Administration
Financial Services (Financial Practice Support) (Level 4)FNS40710Certificate IV in Financial Practice Support
Financial Services (Level 2)FNS20111Certificate II in Financial Services
Financial Services (Level 4)FNS41811Certificate IV in Financial Services
Financial Services (Superannuation) (Level 4)FNS40911Certificate IV in Superannuation
Financial Services (Bookkeeping) (Level 4)FNS40211Certificate IV in Bookkeeping
Frontline Management (Level 4)BSB40812Certificate IV in Frontline Management
Human Resources (Level 4)BSB41013Certificate IV in Human Resources
Insurance Services (Level 3)FNS30111Certificate IIIin Financial Services
Insurance Services (Level 4)FNS41411Certificate IVin General Insurance
Legal Administration (Level 3)BSB31012Certificate III in Business Administration (Legal)
Legal Assistant (Level 4)BSB40110Certificate IV in Legal Services
ManagerBSB51107Diploma of Management
Marketing (Level 4)BSB41307Certificate IV in Marketing
Medical Administration (Level 3)BSB31112Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical)
Occupational Health and Safety Officer BSB41412Certificate IV Occupational Health and Safety
Personal BankerFNS41011Certificate IV in Banking Services
Pest Management Technician (Level 3)CPP30911Certificate III in Pest Management
Property Management (Level 4)CPP40307Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate)
Property Services (Operations) (Level 3)CPP30311Certificate III in Property Services (Operations)
Records Keeping (Level 3)BSB30807Certificate III in Recordkeeping
Records Keeping (Level 4)BSB41707Certificate IV in Recordkeeping
Security Operations (Level 3)CPP30411Certificate III in Security Operations
Spatial Services Technician (Level 5)CPP50212Diploma in Spatial Information Services
Strata/Facilities Manager (Level 4)CPP40611Certificate IV in Property Services (Operations)
Surveying (Level 4)CPP40112Certificate IV in Surveying
Surveyor (Level 5)CPP50112Diploma of Surveying

For detailed information aboutTraineeships or Apprenticeships telephone theApprentiCentre on 13 19 54 or visit their website.

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Awards program puts training sector in the spotlight
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Changes to payroll tax exemption for trainees announced
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