Territory Workforce Program NT

This program provides funding for NT businesses undertaking initiatives that support workforce development and training.
Application detail:

Apply at any time.

What do you get?

Funding amounts vary.

Who is this for?

Northern Territory industry associations, businesses and other organisations.


The program has 3 streams:

  • Workforce development – aimed to increase commencement and completion of apprenticeships, pre-apprenticeships and higher apprenticeships.
  • Apprenticeships and traineeships – aimed to increase workforce participation through workforce development initiatives leading to employment.
  • Industry workforce strategies – aimed to increase collaborative and innovative workforce development strategies to meet sector demands, improve productivity and reduce skilling gaps.

Funding is available for pre-apprenticeship training programs, on the job training combined with formal study to gain recognised qualifications and other related business and industry training.

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Applicants must:

  • have a significant permanent presence in the NT
  • employ NT residents
  • be solvent.

Applicants must also demonstrate:

  • 70% employment outcomes for workforce development projects
  • innovative approaches to workforce development
  • inclusion of nationally recognised training components
  • evidence that the proposal is project ready
  • evidence of market testing and readiness
  • project viability, risk management and ability to manage and deliver.

Registered training organisations and schools can partner with a lead organisation.

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