Become job ready with Employability Skills Training!

Gain the skills you need to become job ready with pre-employment training.

With the right skills and training, you can get a real head start. Employers are always looking for enthusiastic young people with good workplace skills. If you are under 25, Employability Skills Training (EST) can help you get the skills you need to get a job. You will improve your chances by learning how to:

  • develop your resume
  • improve your job interview skills
  • apply for jobs
  • approach employers


You will also improve on the skills that employers want, including:

  • computer skills
  • communication skills
  • problem solving
  • teamwork
  • organisational skills

Face-to-face employability skills training improves your chances of getting a job.

EST helps you get a step ahead and show employers what you can do!

There are different types of EST courses, and you can do more than one type if that is what you need to get ready for work. In some courses, you’ll meet with employers to learn how their business works or visit their workplace for hands on experience. Some courses also provide skills for particular industries such as business, retail, hospitality, construction or tourism.

Novaskill can give you more details about what they offer, to help you decide which course will be best for you.

During our courses you will be supported by a qualified trainer, learn in a friendly and nurturing environment and make new friends with other young people just like you.

Don’t have a driver’s licence? A driver license is one of the biggest barriers to gaining employment. We can help you successfully navigate the RMS learner driver website, with some very clever tips and tricks to help you on your way to getting your license.

An EST course runs for three weeks and at the end of your course Novaskill will give you a Certificate showing your ‘Assessment of Learning Outcomes’ listing your newly learnt skills that you can now add to your resume. Give yourself the best chance to success!

Training that can have a meaningful impact on lives and career journeys

Interested in finding out more about Employability Skills Training?

For more information about employability skills training visit employment.gov.au/employability-skills-training