Commencing a Traineeship

New worker and existing worker traineeships

Step 1 (New trainee's only) Find an employer or contact your AASN provider who can assist you to find an employer https://www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au/find-my-aasn/full-list

Step 2 (New and existing trainee's) Contact the Apprenticeship Office http://www.dtwd.wa.gov.au/apprenticeship-office to sign a contract. Nominate RLSSWA as your preferred training provider

Step 3 RLSSWA will contact the Department of Training and Workforce Development to request a training number (CPS) , this can take up to three (3) weeks 

Step 4 RLSSWA will contact your employer to book an initial appointment to commence you in your traineeship

School Based Traineeships

Step 1 Find an employer or contact your AASN provider who can assist you to find an employer https://www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au/find-my-aasn/full-list

Indigenous students can contact SMYL, a Group Training Organisation (Employer) and they will source a Host Employer on your behalf http://www.smyl.com.au/

Step 2 Sign a contract with the Apprenticeship Office. Nominate RLSSWA as your preferred training provider. Your school and parent/guardian will also need to agree to the traineeship

Step 3 RLSSWA will contact the Department of Training and Workforce Development to request a training number (CPS),  this can take up to 3 weeks

Step 4 RLSSWA will contact your employer to book an initial appointment to commence you in your traineeship

Download the Trainee & Parent/Guardian responsibilities here

Download the Employer/Host Employer responsibilities here

Download the School responsibilities here 

Download the Training Organisations (RTO) responsibilities here 

 


 

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