Australian Government ICT Apprenticeship Programme
The Australian Government ICT Apprenticeship Programme is for students who are currently completing their Year 12 Certificate, and people with a passion for ICT who are looking for a new and exciting career change.
- IT general
- IT testing
- IT networking
- IT programming
- Software development
- Systems analysis and design
Please note that some study fields are not available in all locations and selection is at agency discretion.
The course fees for your qualification will be paid by your agency, which means no out of pocket expenses! You will also be provided with paid study leave in order to attend your classes.
What will I do?
- infrastructure support
- applications development
- web development
- systems testing
- systems analysis and design
- systems management
- project management
- service desk
How will I stay on track?
To help you succeed in your ICT Apprenticeship you will be provided with a large amount of support.
Your workplace supervisor will guide you in your day-to-day work, answer questions and provide you with advice. A dedicated career development and support officer will also assist with your academic and workplace progress, as well as act as an informal mentor and career coach.
You will also have the opportunity to participate in networking events where you can socialise with other apprentices in order to develop professional and social networks.
In addition, you will participate in training activities that will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to become a high performing Australian Government employee.
How do I apply?
Applications for the 2016 programme will open Monday, 13 July 2015.
- be an Australian Citizen
- have completed your Year 12 Certificate or equivalent by January 2016
- be able to pass a security assessment.