Additional resources

Hard to fill jobs in the NT

The Northern Territory (NT) Government identifies jobs in high demand or that are critical to the local economy and industry. This is known as the Northern Territory Skilled Occupation Priority List (NTSOPL).

For more information go to the Northern Territory Government website.

Industry Skills Advisory Council NT

Industry Skills Advisory Council NT (ISAC NT) is the peak coordinating group that monitors and analyses industry based needs and trends to inform the skilling and related workforce needs of industry sectors.

For more information go to the Industry Skills Advisory Council NT website.

Australian Apprenticeship Support Network

The Australian Apprenticeship Support Network NT can help employers, apprentices and trainees with the following:

  • advice and assistance on apprenticeships and traineeships
  • finding apprenticeship, traineeship and training pathways
  • employer and apprentice matching
  • conducting a sign-up visit
  • workplace inspections and employer approvals
  • registering training contracts
  • monitoring apprentices and trainees and resolving disputes
  • paying Australian and Northern Territory government incentives and subsidies to eligible employers, apprentices and trainees
  • processing training contract assignments, cancellations and completions
  • issuing certificates and other notices to employers, apprentices and trainees.

For more information go to the Australian Apprenticeships Support Network website.

Group Training Organisation directory

Employers and individuals can use the Group Training Organisation (GTO) directory to find a GTO to help employers find the right apprentice or trainee, and individuals to find their ideal apprenticeship or traineeship.

To search for a GTO go to the National Apprentice Employment Network website.

Public providers

Public providers in the Northern Territory are funded to respond to the general skills needs:

  • Charles Darwin University
  • Batchelor Institute.

Australian Government Department of Education and Training

National and state training information for qualifications and providers.

For more information go to the Australian Government's Department of Education and Training website.

Australian Government Department of Jobs and Small Business

National information to help Australians find and keep employment and work.

For more information go to the Australian Government's Department of Jobs and Small Business website.