Your apprentices are ours
As an official Australian Apprenticeships Centre, we are able to provide a comprehensive service to your business in the recruitment, training and day to day management of apprenticeships and traineeships.
The best thing about our service - it’s free.
Our skilled and professional team will:
  • Provide detailed information about the right apprenticeship and traineeship for you
  • Advise you on suitable recruitment and training options
  • Help and support in recruiting the right apprentice or trainee
  • Showcase the latest financial incentives available to you
  • Assist with the completion of documentation
  • Pay the incentives to you when due
  • Provide you with access to the Apprenticeships Direct online portal to keep you up to date with the development of the apprentice or trainee
  • Support you every step of the way during the apprenticeship, the team is just a phone call away.
What is an Australian Apprenticeship?
  • A Federal Government initiative
  • Includes all apprenticeships and traineeships
  • Combines work with training
  • Full-time, part-time or school-based
  • Can lead to a nationally recognised qualification
  • Applies to anyone of working age
  • No entry qualifications required
What careers are available?
There are over 500 possible occupations covered by an Australian Apprenticeship, including:
Agriculture, horticulture and related industries
Building and Construction
Business services
Finance services
Community services and health
Information technology
Light manufacturing
Local government
Metals and Engineering
Process manufacturing
Property services
Public services
Sport and recreation
Transport and distribution
Utilities and energy
You can find discover more about the jobs covered and the skills that can be learnt by visiting the Australian Government’s Apprenticeships Pathways website.
Get your business set up with an Australian Apprenticeship today
What are the benefits to your business?
With an Australian Apprenticeship your business can:
  • Train people to your business requirements
  • Train apprentices at all certificate levels up to an Advanced Diploma
  • Employee on a full-time, part-time or school based, depends on your business requirements
  • Access financial benefits for your business
Get your business set up with an Australian Apprenticeship today
Employer registration
Before an employer can enter into a training contract, the employer needs to be registered by the Traineeship and Apprenticeship Services (TAS). Download the application form, Employer Registration Application. Complete the form and send it to Traineeship and Apprenticeship Services, which assesses employer applications for registration under delegation from the Training and Skills Commission.
If you meet the registration criteria, you will become a registered employer and your details will be placed on the State Training and Skills Register (the State Register). The Register can be viewed at the Training and Skills Commission website. Go to the List of registered employers for apprentices and trainees in South Australia
Changes to Financial Incentives
Read about the latest changes.

Contact our team

Telephone +61 8 8300 0255

Regional offices of the Australian Apprenticeships Centre are located at:

20 Elizabeth Street
Mt Gambier SA 5290
Telephone 08 8723 3313
Facsimile 08 8723 4475
or contact:
Leanne Cameron, Training Executive  0417 883 253.
Jasmine Pearce, Regional Manager (08) 8723 3313

2A Wilson Street
Berri SA 5343
Telephone 08 8582 4646
Facsimile 08 8582 4357
or contact:
Andrew Gower, Regional Manager 0417 897 050

2 Mackay Street
Pt Augusta SA 5700
Telephone 08 8642 6273
Facsimile 08 8642 4389
or contact:
Geoff Rosewarne, Regional Manager 0408 810 929

193 Murray St
Tanunda SA 5352
Telephone 08 8563 0265
Facsimile 08 8563 0253
or contact:
Tony Solly 0403 451 045

6 Seventh Street
Murray Bridge 5253
Geoff Miller, Regional Manager 0403 453 530

Apprenticeships Direct
At Business SA Australian Apprenticeships Centre we provide you with real-time access to your employer incentive information regarding your apprentices and trainees via a secure log in.You can review, download and print out details, including incentive claim history and a projected claim timetable.
Claims Online
A new feature on Apprenticeships Direct, Claims Online allows employers to print out a pre-populated form for any Australian Government incentive due that month.
To find out how you can use Apprenticeships Direct, please call the Business SA Australian Apprenticeships Centre on 08 8300 0255 or email
Visit our Apprenticeships Direct online portal.

South Australian Employers Chamber of Commerce and Industry Incorporated, trading as Business SA is an Australian Apprenticeships Centre contracted by the Australian Government as represented by the Department of Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education to provide Australian Apprenticeships Support Services to employers and Australian Apprentices.  Business SA  is one of a number of Australian Apprenticeships Centres in South Australia. This website does not represent the Australian Government. If you wish to access information about Australian Apprenticeships from the Australian Government, you should access the website


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