Upskilled is a leading Registered Training Organisation (RTO) that innovates the effective and efficient delivery of vocational qualifications and short courses to working professionals, job seekers and school leavers. As one of the largest RTOs in Australia, we partner with businesses and career-minded individuals to secure superior measurable outcomes.
Upskilled understands that training solutions must be customised to answer the diverse demands of industry. Accordingly, we tailor our nationally accredited programs to ensure that participants access skills learning that targets their particular professional needs. Upskilled currently offers more than 90 qualifications across many different disciplines:
To maximise client options, Upskilled practices the organisational agility that it is helping to enhance in the national workforce. Participants have the option of undertaking their skills training online via Upskilled's customised online learning platform, MyUpskilled, or face-to-face via our workshop format. Industry experienced trainers, industry-best course materials and high-quality venues are all synonymous with the Upskilled experience. In addition, Upskilled is a specialist at conducting
onsite sessions at company workplaces for even greater convenience. Tangible Benefits
With Upskilled courses delivered over 12 months, participants are able to accelerate their personal and professional development within a short timeframe. Our qualifications allow individuals to increase productivity and job satisfaction while progressing career prospects and salary expectations.
At industry level, the benefits of skills training are both cultural and bottom-line, with organisations reporting that Upskilled has helped them to:
Enhance employee capability
Improve workforce retention rates
Reduce learning & development outlays
Achieve overall competitive advantage in the market
Here's some more reasons to choose Upskilled for your training needs Government Funding/Incentives & VET FEE-HELP
The federal and state commitment to Learning & Development means a comprehensive framework of funding opportunities exists to facilitate employee upskilling. Upskilled guides clients through every step and handles the administrative processes to ensure every opportunity for funding is explored. VET FEE-HELP is a Government Loan scheme, and a great option for individuals who can't afford the upfront financial burden. It effectively allows you to study now, pay later.
23 Sep 2013
New Upskilled Students To Be Rewarded
Students undertaking a qualification with Upskilled now gain access to The Upskilled Student Rewards Program, which offers a large range of attractive lifestyle benefits, incorporating access to two great programs: Presidential Card and Presidential Card Online Shop.
12 Sep 2013
Upskilled Serves Up 11 New Qualifications
Upskilled is pleased to announce the launch of 11 new Qualifications in the 3 areas of high demand: Hospitality, Community Services and Retail. Upskilled continues to expand its product offering, now with 46 Qualifications and over 250 short courses available.
24 Jun 2013
Congratulations to Training Award Finalist Brooke Scobie
The team at Upskilled wishes to congratulate Brooke Scobie who was recently a finalist for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student of the Year in the Southern Sydney Region Training Awards.
21 Jun 2013
Looking to Hire Someone On A 457 Visa? - Important Changes Introduced on July 1
On 23 February 2013, the Minister for Immigration and Citizenship announced a number of reforms to the subclass 457 program. These reforms are aimed at strengthening the Department of Immigration and Citizenship’s capacity to identify and prevent employer practices that are not in keeping with the criteria of the subclass 457 program.
21 May 2013
Upskilled Launches Resume Writing Service
Upskilled recently launched a resume writing service which will provide existing and new customers the ability purchase professionally written resumes, cover letters and even Linkedin Profiles.
21 May 2013
Upskilled Signs Agreement with Migration Alliance
Upskilled recently signed an agreement with Migration Alliance, providing their member agents with Training Services for their clients to meet the 457 Visa Training Benchmark requirements.
21 May 2013
MyUpskilled Survey Results Are In
380 of Upskilled’s most recent students were surveyed about our newly updated MyUpskilled online learning portal, with some positive feedback and some great ideas for further enhancements.
22 Apr 2013
Upskilled Appoints New Operations Manager
Leanne Courtney recently joined the team at Upskilled as our new Operations Manager and will be responsible for ensuring our customer service standards are being met, along with managing the business faculty in terms of quality and compliance.
22 Apr 2013
Skills for All funding changes for South Australians
The South Australian Government recently made some changes to the Skills for All funding levels of various qualifications. These changes have impacted on Upskilled’s business qualification pricing for South Australians wanting to access Skills for All funding.
21 Mar 2013
Skills for All Subsidy Change
The South Australian Skills for All program has been providing an unprecendented number of subsidised training opportunities of recent, but in a recent decision, there will unfortunately be a reduction in the subsidy available for a range of courses by up to 50%.
The Courier Mail - Hit a bullseye with training
Employers and workers should avoid training "for training's sake" and concentrate more on investing in skills that will bring a return. Training organisation Upskilled says trainees and their employers were not focused enough on the required outcomes for when someone had completed their training.
Canning Times - Increase in training seen
A CANNING Vale training organisation is reporting an increase in enrolments. Upskilled, a trade-based training company, reported a 700 per cent increase in enrolments since November 2011.
Herald Sun - Rapid Rotation
The ageing population and booming growth in casual jobs in the economy are resulting in more people changing jobs more often. Australians already are more mobile than other nations, with Aussies in the same job for an average of seven years, four years less than the European Union average of 11 years.
Kalamunda Reporter - Training group sees rise in enrolmnents
A training organisation has reported a huge increase in enrolments this year. Upskilled has put the jump in WA course enrolments down to local employers looking to strengthen the skill set of their workforce through tailored, vocational training.
Geraldton Guardian - Upskilled is 'on the up'
Geraldton employers looking to strengthen the skill set of their workforce can enrol staff in an Upskilled course. The registered training organisation is providing a management and occupational health and safety course for the first time in Geraldton, Midland and Canning Vale.
news.com.au - Farmers, event management and law the most happy professions, survey shows
Farmers, event management and law the most happy professions, survey shows
Herald Sun - Aussie workers hate moaners
Moaning co-workers and boredom have replaced work hours and pay as the main complaints from Aussie workers, but some industries are more painful than others.
Penrith City Star - Women's network holds Penrith business lunch
This is an opportunity for businesswomen with small to medium enterprises to meet, network, promote their business, gain contacts and exchange referrals to build their business in the Penrith area. Online registration is essential.
The Chronicle - Job prospects on the rise
TOOWOOMBA residents can receive a boost to their career prospects through upcoming government-funded professional business training courses in August.
Adelaide Advertiser - Free chance to lift skills
An Adelaide woman's desire to be an increasingly valuable member of
the workforce by learning a new skill has won her a free training course.