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Summer Skills

ClosedProgram Value: Fee-free courses Run By: NSW Government Department of Education Further Information: https://education.nsw.gov.au/campaigns/summer-skills/about-summer-skills

An initiative under NSW JobTrainer, Summer Skills offers Year 12 school leavers in 2020 the opportunity to upskill, prepare and get ahead through fee-free training courses in construction, coding, business, horticulture, social media, mental health and more.

This fee-free training offers multiple benefits for school leavers such as:

  • allowing them to gain skills that can be used to help bridge the gap from school to work
  • helping find what interests them or learn a new skill
  • giving them a head start on their journey after school and their employment by upskilling through short courses and training opportunities.

Over 20 short courses are currently available and cover a range of industries and topics including:

  • Agribusiness
  • Construction
  • Health
  • Creative Experiences
  • Business
  • Industry 4.0

Details on the availbale courses for Summer Skills are available on the Department of Education website.


Last Updated: 5th of November 2020
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