​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to ApprentiCentre

The Department of Training and Workforce Development's ApprentiCentre registers and administers apprenticeship and traineeship training contracts in Western Australia under Part 7 of the Vocational Education and Training Act 1996 and associated regulations.

This site provides a host of information about apprenticeships and traineeships in Western Australia including more than 80 apprenticeships and 400 traineeships. Our ApprentiCentre ambassadors tell their story about their experience as an apprentice or trainee – hear what they have to say.

Employers can advertise for an apprentice/trainee on Jobs Board and those looking for an apprenticeship or traineeship can register with Jobs Board to be advised by email or SMS alerts of vacancies.

Customer Service – Code of Practice

ApprentiCentre provides an objective and impartial service to apprentices, trainees, employers and nominated training providers by:

  • providing clear, accurate and timely information or referrals;
  • ensuring advice about training contracts is consistent with the relevant legislation;
  • being open, transparent and accountable;
  • treating people with respect and courtesy;
  • responding to phone calls and emails promptly;
  • resolving disputes with sensitivity and without delay; and
  • respecting people's privacy and ensuring information is handled with the utmost discretion.

Explore this site for more information or contact the ApprentiCentre team on 1​3 19 54.​​​​



Expanding career options for women<img alt="Expanding career options for women" src="/PublishingImages/DTWD_FeatureTilesList/AllItems/WNTT%20news%20page%20image%20thumbnail.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Expanding career options for women3/15/2015 4:00:00 PM3/2/2016 4:00:00 PM
Attend the WA Training Awards webinar<img alt="WA Training Awards 2015" src="/employeesandstudents/training/training-awards/latest-news/PublishingImages/entrepreneur-593357_1280%20smaller.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Attend the WA Training Awards webinar3/11/2015 4:00:00 PM3/11/2016 4:00:00 PM
Calling for applications<img alt="WA Training Awards 2015" src="/employeesandstudents/training/training-awards/latest-news/PublishingImages/2015_WA_Training_logo_blue%20smlr.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Calling for applications2/22/2015 4:00:00 PM2/22/2016 4:00:00 PM
New fact sheets - January 2015<img alt="Fact sheet icon." src="/employeesandstudents/apprenticentre/newsandevents/PublishingImages/factsheet_generic.jpg" width="75" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />New helpful information about competency-based wage progression, registration of a training contract, and recognition of prior learning.1/29/2015 4:00:00 PM4/30/2015 4:00:00 PM
NewsCentre January 2015<img alt="" src="/employeesandstudents/apprenticentre/newsandevents/PublishingImages/NEWSCENTRE%20January%202015%20%20cover.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />NewsCentre is ApprentiCentre's newsletter for employers of apprentices and trainees with all the latest news, views and information on training in Western Australia.1/18/2015 4:00:00 PM1/26/2017 4:00:00 PM



Job Board RSShttp://apprenticentre.dtwd.wa.gov.au/vacancies/rss/GetJobsRSS.aspx, Job Board RSS5

 Quick links



Feature AC 1http://www.dtwd.wa.gov.au/employeesandstudents/apprenticentre/Pages/48-ambassadors.aspx, Feature AC 1<img alt="" src="/_catalogs/masterpage/images/placeholder/ACFeature01.jpg " style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">AmbassadorsSee 48 examples of why apprenticeships and traineeships work.
Feature AC 2http://www.dtwd.wa.gov.au/employeesandstudents/apprenticentre/becomeanapprentice/wheredoistart/aboriginalschoolbasedtraining/Pages/default.aspx, Feature AC 2<img alt="" src="/_catalogs/masterpage/images/placeholder/ACFeature02.jpg " style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Aboriginal School Based Training​Get a great job by starting an apprenticeship or traineeship in school.
Feature AC 3http://www.dtwd.wa.gov.au/employeesandstudents/apprenticentre/becomeanapprentice/yourguidetoapprenticeshipsandtraineeships, Feature AC 3<img alt="" src="/_catalogs/masterpage/images/placeholder/ACFeature03.jpg " style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Apprenticeship and Traineeship GuideYour guide to Getting Ahead.
Feature AC 4http://www.dtwd.wa.gov.au/employeesandstudents/apprenticentre/employers/aguideforemployers, Feature AC 4<img alt="" src="/_catalogs/masterpage/images/placeholder/ACFeature04.jpg " style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Employers BrochureA guide for employers.
Feature AC 5http://stars.dtwd.wa.gov.au/corpsys/ApprentiCentre/Apprenticeships.pdf, Feature AC 5<img alt="" src="/_catalogs/masterpage/images/placeholder/ACFeature05.jpg " style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Apprenticeships List​List of Apprenticeships in Western Australia.
Feature AC 6http://stars.dtwd.wa.gov.au/corpsys/ApprentiCentre/Traineeships.pdf, Feature AC 6<img alt="" src="/_catalogs/masterpage/images/placeholder/ACFeature06.jpg " style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Traineeships List​List of Traineeships in Western Australia.