Apprenticeships and traineeships

Apprenticeships and traineeships combine training with working in a real job, with a real boss, for a real wage. Apprentices and trainees work towards the completion of a nationally recognised qualification while learning valuable skills at work and under the guidance of a training organisation.


Becoming an apprentice or trainee could be the best thing you ever do. You'll be trained and mentored all the way. You'll earn a wage and work towards a qualification that could really take you places.

How to participate in Apprenticeships/Traineeships 

Employer/Trainee
  1. Employer and apprentice/trainee discuss and analyse the workforce skill gaps.

  2. Employer and apprentice/trainee choose their preferred Australian Apprenticeship Support Network (AASN) provider, and choose a Supervising Registered Training Organisation (SRTO). 

  3. Apprentice/trainee perform their duties as explained in Training Plan (TP).

  4. Employer makes sure sufficient supervisions are in place to assist apprentice/trainee's on-the-job training.

Supervising Registered Training Organisations (SRTO)
  1. SRTO develops Training Plan (TP) with employer and apprentice/trainee.

  2. SRTO provides facilities, supervision and training services required under the TP.

  3. SRTO make sure required documents including but not limited to Employer Resource Assessment (ERA), Training Plan (TP) and Training Record (TR) are being updated as an ongoing practice, so all stakeholders are aligning with up-to-date process.

  4. SRTO holds an induction for employer, apprentice/trainee and supervisor to go through Employer Resource Assessment (ERA), Training Plan (TP) and Training Record (TR), and ensures all these documents are monitored on an ongoing basis to be up to date.

Australian Apprenticeship Support Network (AASN)
  1. AASN provides advice on training options.

  2. AASN holds a sign-up meeting to explain detailing rights and obligations under each training contract.

  3. AASN assists with completing and lodging training contracts.

  4. AASN provides ongoing support and shares other apprenticeship/traineeship incentives programs.

       (e.g. Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements

What apprenticeships/traineeships courses available at MIA?

Retail Service
SIR20216 Certificate II in Retail Services
SIR30216 Certificate III in Retail 
Business 
BSB30120 Certificate III in Business (Administration)
BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business (Administration)
BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety
BSB50120 Diploma of Business
BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management
Hospitality
SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery
SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management
Community Service
CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support
CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
Beauty
SHB30115 Certificate III in Beauty Services

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