Traineeships & Apprenticeships information:

Information about Apprenticeships and Traineeships

All the information you need to know about School Based Apprenticeship and Traineeships (SBATs). SBATs involve paid part time work plus training in the specific area while studying for your NTCET.

Group Training NT; a site to help to a find you an apprenticeship

Vocational Education & Training Options at Charles Darwin University



Getting a Job:


Careers in the NT Government Information about School VET courses, work placements, School Based Apprenticeships & Traineeships and entry level jobs A)1 & AO2


The Australian Defence Force website - excellent website & a 'must' for those thinking about a job in the Army, Navy or Air Force





General Careers sites: 

This is a career exploration and information website. Students can build up an individual profile which helps them make career decisions, plan their career pathway and manage work transitions. 

You can do a Career Personality Test plus access career resources (eg resumes etc) and information. Information for teachers, advisers, parents and students.

This is a labour market information site. You can do a Career Quiz, check job prospects, skills shortages, employment outlooks etc. Click on the above link and then click on 'Career Quiz' on the left hand side of the page. This is a very quick career quiz for those who are unsure as to career preferences. You answer a few general questions and your answers will reflect your personality type and jobs that suit your personality/preferences. You can then link to information about specific jobs, find out current wages, prospects etc.

The Job Guide is one of the Australian Government's services to help people find out about careers, education and training. Many jobs are listed with general information about the job, where you can undertake training plus the skills/education/qualifications required for the specific job. Links are given to find out more information where necessary.


This is the Australian Government website for those seeking a job. There are many other job search websites eg  (this site also has career advice plus resume & covering letter samples)

This is an extremely valuable and informative website. There is information about specific careers and the training/qualifications required, a calendar with upcoming events, post-school options, courses available; you can do a ‘Career Quiz' or explore the many links to other important sites eg resume building, interview techniques etc.

This is the central hub of all government information for young people


The Australian Taxation Office for all your tax information


All you need to know about voting - local, state & federal


NT Work Health and Safety


VOCEDplus Pod Network

The VOCEDplus Pod Network is an online resource aimed at providing easy access to quality, theme-based research. NCVER research, events, new publications, and links to VOCEDplus searches on topical or key issues are presented in pages called Pods.



Career Tools:





Career Voyage


My Career Match


Career Quiz- Jobguide


Career Quiz – Skills Road


Career FAQs