Workforce Development

Industry Skills Fund

The $476 million Industry Skills Fund – Growth Stream (the fund) is a key element in the Australian Government’s Industry Innovation and Competitiveness Agenda and will provide up to 200,000 training places and support services over four years.

The fund prioritises SMEs, including micro businesses, and is delivered through the single business service, which streamlines access to essential information for all Australian businesses.

The fund assists industry to invest in training and support services, and to develop innovative training solutions. The fund will help build a highly skilled workforce that can take advantage of new business growth opportunities and adapt to rapid technological change.

The Industry Skills Fund – Growth Stream is now open for applications.

For more information, please visit: http://www.business.gov.au/grants-and-assistance/Industry-Skills-Fund/Pages/default.aspx