The current 2015–2018 WA State training plan identifies and recommends the following training investment priorities for Western Australia.
- Occupational priorities – a continued focus on apprenticeships and traineeships, priority industry qualifications and essential foundation skills.
- Youth – a continued focus on foundation skills training and stronger emphasis on pathways to higher level qualifications and/or employment.
- Under-represented groups – a continued focus on foundation skills training and emphasis on training for Aboriginal people, people with a disability and those living in regional and remote areas.
- Ageing population – a continued emphasis on training for health and community services occupations.
For more information about the WA State Training Plan, please visit the State Training Board website.