A new direction to tackle skills shortages

The South Australian Government has released a new skills policy for South Australia – the first in over a decade – which will drive reform and investment in training over the next 10 years.

Skilled. Thriving. Connected. - Our Policy Direction for Skills in South Australia outlines significant reforms for South Australia’s skills system to ensure the State has the skilled workforce it needs now and into the future.

Skilled. Thriving. Connected. supports the Government’s ambition to create a smart, sustainable and inclusive South Australia. It provides a bold vision to develop highly skilled people that contribute to a thriving economy, and who are supported by a connected skills system.

This means ensuring that South Australians have the skills they need for secure, well-paid careers, and industry has access to a highly skilled workforce and ongoing quality training opportunities, improving South Australia’s prosperity.

Key reforms set out in the new policy include:

Find out more and download the policy.