Australian Traineeship Program

Earn while you learn!

Australian School Leavers and Permanent Residents of Australia who do not hold any Australian qualifications are encouraged to apply.

Budding Talents Recruitment can secure you a full-time role in some of Australia's leading organisations, while you receive a nationally recognised qualification and earn money at the same time. We can help you in many aspects:

Find you a great position

We can employ and place you into interesting permanent jobs with great companies.

Pay You

We will pay your salary weekly and ensure that you are provided all your award entitlements. You will receive as a minimum, a national trainee wage award.

Train You

As part of your traineeship, you will undertake a nationally recognised qualification delivered online by our partner registered training organisation (RTO) that combines online lessons and on the job experience.

Support You

We will provide you with ongoing support to ensure your success in your chosen field.

Are You Eligible?

You need to satisfy the eligibility criteria:

  • Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Australia (for at least 6 months prior to applying).
  • Willing to commit to the traineeship agreement. Traineeship duration is about 12 months full time depending on the qualification.
  • Must not have completed a qualification equal to, or above a Certificate III, in any discipline. For example, completed Cert III, Cert IV, Diploma or Degree in any discipline will make you ineligible. Exemptions may apply if qualification commenced within 2 years of leaving School OR if completed in the overseas.

What traineeships are available?

Our Traineeship Program combines practical on-the-job experience with a flexible self-paced work based study component delivered online by a reputed RTO (Registered Training Organisation).

We have the following traineeships available:

Business Services

Industry Sector


Job Roles

Business Services Certificate III/IV in Business Accounts Clerk, Customer Service Advisor, Clerk, Office Administration Assistant, Information Officer, Receptionist
Business Administration Certificate III/IV in Business Administration Administrative Officer, Accounts Supervisor, Executive Assistant
Business Sales Certificate IV in Business Sales Sales Account Assistant, Sales Agent, Sales Representative
Customer Contact Certificate III/IV in Customer Contact Customer Service Representative, Telesales Representative, Senior Customer Service Representative, Analyst, Quality Assurance Coordinator
Frontline Management Certificate IV in Frontline Management Coordinator, Leading Hand, Supervisor, Team Leader
Human Resources Certificate IV in Human Resources Human Resources Assistants, Human Resources Officers, Payroll Officers
Legal Services Certificate IV in Legal Services Legal Assistant, Assistant Paralegal, Legal Secretary, Legal Support Officer
Marketing Certificate IV in Marketing Marketing Officer, Market Research Assistant, Marketing Coordinator
Recordkeeping Certificate III/IV in Recordkeeping Administration Officer, Assistant Records Clerk, Assistant Registry Officer
Small Business Management Certificate IV in Small Business Management Small Business Manager
Financial Services

Industry Sector


Job Roles

Financial Services Certificate III/IV in Financial Services Accounts Clerk, Finance Officer
Accounting Certificate IV in Accounting Accounts Assistant
Accounts Administration Certificate III in Accounts Administration Accounts Clerk, Accounts Assistant, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable
Banking Services Certificate IV in Banking Services Senior Sales Consultant, Lending Consultant, Lending Officer, Team Leader Or Supervisor, Customer Contact Centre Service Consultant
Bookkeeping Certificate IV in Bookkeeping Bookkeeper
Credit Management Certificate IV in Credit Management Credit Officer, Collection Officer, Team Leader
Finance and Mortgage Broking Certificate IV in Finance and Mortgage Broking Loan Officer, Mortgage Broker
General Insurance Certificate III/IV in General Insurance Insurance Administrator, Claims Officer
Insurance Broking Certificate III in Insurance Broking Insurance Broker
Life Insurance Certificate IV in Life Insurance Claims Officer, Administrator
Mercantile Agents Certificate III in Mercantile Agents Debt Collector, Repossession Officer
Mobile Banking Certificate IV in Mobile Banking Mobile Banking Officer, Loan Manager
Superannuation Certificate IV in Superannuation Claims Officer, Compliance Officer
Information Technology

Industry Sector


Job Roles

Computer Systems Technology Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology Network Support Administrator, Network Operations Support, Network Operations Technician
Digital and Interactive Games Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games AAssistant Animator, Support Web Designer, Support Interactive Of Digital Media Developer, Support Games Developer, Assistant PC Games Programmer
Digital Media Technologies Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies Assistant Animator, Assistant Designer, Assistant Digital Media Author, Designer, Developer, Support Digital Media Development Technician
General Certificate IV in Information Technology Computer Technician, Customer Support, Information Systems Operator, PC Support, Systems Administrator, User Support Technician, Network Operations Technician
Information, Digital Media and Technology Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology Help Desk Officer, ICT Operations Support, ICT User Support, PC Support, Technical Support
Networking Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking Network Support, Network Operations Support, Network Operations Technician, Network Support Technician
Technology Support Certificate IV in Information Technology Support Customer Support, Database Support, Helpdesk Specialist, Network Support Technician, PC Support Technician, User Support Technician
Web-Based Technologies Certificate IV in Web-Based Technologies Web Developer, Technical Writer, Webmaster Assistant, Website Coordinator, Web Support Administrator, Assistant Web Designer

What is the expected workload?

As a trainee, you will work full time on-site at a host company and study online for about three hours per week at your convenience.

How much does it cost?

Usually, the courses cost about $6,000, but it will cost you nothing because Budding Talents Recruitment will pay the Government subsidised tuition fees on your behalf as long as you show the commitment to complete the traineeship.

Upon successful application, we will arrange for interviews with the prospective host companies. If you are selected by the host company, we will sign you up under Australian Traineeship Program and ensure that you successfully complete it within 12 months.

You will be employed and paid wages by Budding Talents Recruitment while you work for our host company. 

Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted for interview.