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As part of our commitment to engage with industry, employers and training providers across Western Australia, the State Training Board organises a range of events through the year. From focus groups to research workshops, industry showcases to information sessions, we invite and welcome you to work with us in creating opportunities for all Western Australians to participate in the workforce and community.

This section of our website contains information about the Board's events – when you see something you're interested in, simply use the online form provided to register. If you have suggestions for events, or enquiries or feedback about our events, please contact us.

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Nominations for the State Training Board’s Youth Engagement Project now open

The State Training Board is inviting 18-24 year-olds who want to undertake, have undertaken, or are completing apprenticeships, traineeships or TAFE courses to attend a discussion forum to have their say on issues within the vocational education and training sector. Outcomes of these discussions will help shape the Board’s advice to the Minister for Education and Training.

Participation is a fantastic addition to your resume and an opportunity to network within your industry. As a thank you for attending one of the discussions, participants will recieve dinner and refreshments on the night and a complimentary year-long membership to the Australian Institute of Management WA. This membership provides acess to a variety of career-boosting resources and advice.

There will be eight roundtable discussions – each focussing on a particular industry area -  across October and November which run from 5pm-7pm at the Australian Institute of Management in Floreat. Details of the session are listed below.

  • Tuesday 12 October 2021 – Health and Social Assistance
  • Thursday 14 October 2021 – Tourism and Hospitality
  • Monday 18 October 2021 – Mining and Resources
  • Monday 25 October 2021 – Construction
  • Monday 1 November 2021 – Automotive and manufacturing
  • Tuesday 9 November 2021  - Defence
  • Monday 15 November 2021 – Professional, scientific and technical services
  • Thursday 18 November 2021 – Logistics

If you are engaged within the below industries and would like an opportunity to contribute to the discussions, please contact the Office of the State Training Board at or contact Maria Rologas on (08) 6551 5503 or Grace Dennison on (08) 6551 5261 for further information.


Kalgoorlie Jobs and Skills Centre officially opened!

The Western Australian Premier and the Minister for Education and Training officially opened the Kalgoorlie Jobs and Skills Centre on Friday 21 September.

Services will be delivered by Central Regional TAFE in partnership with Worklink, supporting the local community with information about training and career development as well as providing assistance to jobseekers.

For further information, follow this link.



Western Power 2019 Entry-level apprenticehsip program - metro and regional

Applications are now open!

Western Power are looking for individuals to apply for entry-level apprenticeships in the following fields;

Lineworker apprentice
Electrical apprentice
Cable jointer apprentice
The four year apprenticeship will be undertaken with off the job training and support and mentoring back in the workplace.
For more information, visit Western Powers careers to start your career in the electricity industry!
Ultilites, Engineering, Electrical and Automotive Industry Training Council supports the electrical industry in Western Australia.


Page last updated August 09, 2017