Weld Australia has called on the federal government to invest in the future of local skilled workers throughout the Northern Territory.
The NSW Government will build a new $80 million TAFE campus in Western Sydney and will deliver an additional 100,000 free TAFE and VET courses over the next four years.
Recruitment is underway for six trainee drivers to operate the tunnel boring machines that will dig the Metro Tunnel.
The Western Australian Government plans to transform the Midland TAFE campus by 2020 into a specialist training facility to equip locals with the skills to build METRONET.
A report released by the State Australian Training Board outlines a range of recommendations to revitalise the Western Australian training sector.