Apprenticeship Network Provider

Apprenticeship Network Provider
Apprenticeship Network Provider

Apprenticeship Network Providers are contracted by the Australian Government to offer a free service to apprentices, trainees and employers to assist them with the sign-up, administration and management of apprenticeships and traineeships. MEGT is an appointed Apprenticeship Network Provider acting as your local expert in apprenticeship servicing and support. MEGT provides a free Australia-wide service using locally based MEGT personnel, with local knowledge.

 

As an Apprenticeship Network Provider MEGT helps you and your employer:

  • with the administration and sign-up process,
  • with information about your obligations as an apprentice or trainee,
  • by processing your personal benefits, Trade Support Loans and employer incentives,
  • by contacting you during your apprenticeship or traineeship to see how you are progressing,
  • by providing ongoing support throughout your apprenticeship or traineeship, and
  • by offering you help if you need it.

MEGT – Your Local Apprenticeship Network Provider

As part of Government initiatives to increase the number of people completing their apprenticeships, the level of service to employers and apprentices will increase to include:

  1. Universal Services

These services are currently provided to all apprentices, trainees and employers including:

  1. Targeted Services

These services are available to those people identified by MEGT who need a helping hand to complete their apprenticeship.

The first of these services is available at the entry point (‘Gateway’) prior to the apprenticeship and remainder during the course of the apprenticeship (‘In-training’).

 

Gateway Services

The ‘Gateway’ services work to match the right person to the right apprenticeship. It also helps those who may not suit an apprenticeship by giving them information about other alternatives career paths they could follow.

All job-seekers and employers are eligible for this FREE service.

In-Training Support Service

‘In-training’ services are tailored to the individual who has already commenced their apprenticeship and could include:

  • mentoring, pastoral care, advice and information on additional training e.g. language, literacy and numeracy
  • advice and guidance on specialised support options e.g. counselling, and
  • working with State Training Authorities (STAs) regarding workplace issues, dispute resolution or regulatory matters.

 

To see if you are eligible for these services, contact your Local MEGT Apprenticeship Network Provider.

From 1 July 2015 Government Incentives and Personal Benefits Claim Forms will be electronic SmartForms sent via email to claimants.  Therefore:

  • Employersupdate your email to enable processing of any Government incentives you are eligible for.
  • Apprentices and traineesupdate your email to enable processing of any personal benefits you are eligible to receive from the Government.

 

Download Guides

Details about the new Government initiatives for apprentices.

Find out more

Financial Incentives

List of government support available for employers, apprentices and trainees.

Find out more

Contract status online

Check the status of your Australian Apprentices and download claims forms.

Find out more

The free service you receive

What you can expect by way of personal support from apprentice and trainee experts.

Find out more

Career advice

Speak to a careers adviser about all the options available to you.

Find out more

Mentoring

Personal support for first year apprentices.

Find out more

Training Contract sign up

Book the Training Contract registration with your local Consultant.

Find out more

Book a Consultant

Book a free advice and eligibility assessment appointment with your local MEGT Consultant.

Find out more

About apprenticeships

All about apprenticeships and traineeships.

Find out more

Pay

How much apprentices and trainees should be paid.

Find out more

Jobs

Free job listings for apprentices and trainees.

Find out more

Australian Apprenticeships Centres are now Australian Apprenticeship Support Network locations.

MEGT (Australia) Ltd trading as MEGT is an Apprenticeship Network Provider contracted by the Australian Government as represented by the Department of Education and Training to provide Australian Apprenticeships Support Services to employers and Australian Apprentices. MEGT is one of a number of Australian Apprenticeship Support Network locations in Australia. This website does not represent the Australian Government. If you wish to access information about Australian Apprenticeships from the Australian Government, you should access the website http://www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au.

Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Programme Guidelines and Appendices may be viewed on the Department of Education and Training website.

The Australian Apprenticeship Support Network is an Australian Government initiative.

MEGT (Australia) Ltd
© 2015 MEGT Australia Ltd.