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Steps to employ an apprentice or trainee

Follow the 5-step process for employing your next apprentice or trainee.

Employer obligations

Your responsibilities when you take on an apprentice or trainee include supervision, training, a safe working environment, wages and entitlements.

Employer incentives and subsidies

You may be eligible for financial support to reduce the cost of training and supervision throughout the apprenticeship or traineeship.

  • Last reviewed: 22 Apr 2021
  • Last updated: 22 Apr 2021