Quarterly apprentice and trainee data

In the December 2017 quarter, the latest Australian apprentice and trainee data boasts an increase of 7.5% compared to the same quarter in 2016. During the December quarter, there was a total of 35,945 commencements.

Main increases were seen in the automotive and engineering sector (up 20.9%) and construction (up 12.3%), as well as increases in trade commencements by 9.3%.

In the same quarter however, completions decreased by 8.4% to 25,105 when compared to the previous year.

Full report here

See the full report and infographic on the National Centre for Vocational Education Research’s website.

Content courtesy of NCVER.