Business and management > Training & certification

NSW Govt must act on EV skills training, Opposition says

18 June, 2024

A Certificate III in Electric Vehicle Technology is not currently accepted as an alternative, suitable qualification in the state.


CSIRO assists SMEs working in renewables

29 May, 2024

CSIRO has opened up its 'Innovate to Grow' program for small to medium enterprises working in clean energy, including electrification and energy storage.


Smart home training facility opens at TAFE Qld

28 May, 2024

The new centre aims to "bridge the gap between traditional electrical work and the future of home technology".


Govt expands energy apprenticeships program

21 May, 2024

From 1 June 2024, the program will be broadened to include sectors such as housing construction, automotive and advanced manufacturing.


Western Power welcomes new apprentices

07 May, 2024

The move comes as the WA Government reaffirms its commitment to developing the state's energy sector workforce.


Immersive VR training for electricians

23 April, 2024

Siemens is collaborating with 3D software platform BILT to provide immersive, step-by-step training for electricians.


Boosting women in solar

06 March, 2024

Brighte, exclusive administrator of the $50m Energy Saver Loan Scheme, has announced the two recipients of its Women in Energy Scholarships in Tasmania.


Ampcontrol welcomes largest apprentice cohort yet

20 February, 2024

Undertaken over a nominal four-year period, the Apprentice Program combines part-time study with structured work experience.


Fresh talent for WA energy industry

12 December, 2023

A new cohort of apprentices and university and business traineeship students has graduated at Western Power.


Call for electrical safety inspectors

04 December, 2023

Queensland's Electrical Safety Office is seeking senior electrical inspectors to help keep Queenslanders electrically safe at work and home.


Record number of apprentices to tackle energy transition

28 November, 2023

In a bid to prepare its workforce for the shift to renewables, Ampcontrol has taken on 55 new apprentices.


How decarbonisation is affecting coal power workers

08 November, 2023

New independent research has found the cost of redundancy is higher for former coal-fired power station workers than those in other industries.


Local business recognised for strong apprenticeship record

18 October, 2023

Boschetti is a finalist in the Australian Apprentice Employment Network (AEN) Awards Large Host Employer category.


ETU sounds alarm over severe skills shortfall

04 October, 2023

The Electrical Trades Union has warned that Australia's energy transition is doomed without aggressive action to recruit more apprentices.


2500 Vic electricians complete CPD

30 August, 2023

More than 2500 electrical workers have completed new continuing professional development requirements as part of their licence renewal.


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