Trainee entitlements

Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements wage subsidy

The Australian Government has a new wage subsidy to support businesses and Group Training Organisations employ new apprentices and trainees. Find out more about the scheme and what it means for you at Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements wage subsidy.

As a trainee you’ll get the same entitlements as other employees, such as annual leave, sick leave, public holidays and breaks.

Entitlements

You also need to know about your entitlements for your training, like whether you get paid to attend training and who pays for your training fees.

There may be entitlements in awards and registered agreements that trainees don’t get.

Find information about trainee entitlements in your award by selecting from the list below.

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You should also check your training contract for other entitlements.

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