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The NSW Government is supporting Apprentices & Trainees

Apprenticeship and Traineeship opportunities now being offered in NSW through HIA.

Apprenticeships include a wide range of trades including, carpentry, bricklaying, tiling, cabinet making, electrical, plumbing, etc. and usually take round 3-4 years to complete.

Traineeships include a range of office based administrative positions and usually take around two years to complete.

Successful applicants will be placed with host employers focused on delivering new homes including social housing, with opportunities available in metro and regional areas.



Employ an Apprentice or Trainee

There's many benefits including increased skills in your workplace, loyal and committed workers, succession planning and you may be eligible for financial incentives. 


Become an Apprentice or Trainee

Start your career with an apprenticeship in the building industry. Let us guide you through the process of becoming a qualified tradesperson – we will be with you every step of the way!

Get started by registering your interest

Apprentices and Trainees will earn a wage and gain on-the-job training and skills, and a nationally recognised qualification, to help them gain meaningful long-term employment with benefits for the host employers too.


Register your interest

For more information register your interest above, call us 1300 650 634 or email