If you live regionally there is the possibility of tapping into the Indigenous Youth Mobility Program which gives you the chance to relocate to Cairns, Toowoomba, Townsville and Rockhampton to access training and employment opportunities.
More information: Indigenous Programs Manager 3396 3965
What Education Support is Offered?
Training providers offer a wide range of support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Do some research to find the right provider for you.
Support varies from institute to institute. It but could include culturally appropriate tutors and mentors, information and assistance with job search, ABSTUDY, career information, course information and referrals to other organisations.
Indigenous Training Strategy
Keep an eye out in your local paper or if you are linked with an employment agency talk to them about courses coming soon to your region under the Indigenous Training Strategy. This program is all about providing training that will lead to long term employment opportunities.