Skills Training Initiative

 

Skills Training Initiative

 

Project status:  Ongoing until February 2017

Royalties for Regions has invested $110.5 million over five years to a range of skills training projects that will improve access to trade training in regional Western Australia.

The initiative is helping to address critical skills shortages by progressing skills training infrastructure projects that include:

Creating a trade training centre at the Broome Campus

Expansion and refurbishment of workshop facilities at the Derby Campus

Upgrade to the Halls Creek Campus

 

Upgrade and expand South Hedland, Pundulmurra and Karratha campuses

 

Construct centres for training and workforce development in the health and resources sectors.

 

Construct a community services, children's services and health sciences teaching block at the Albany campus

 

Construct a health and community training centre at the Peel Campus

 

 

  • State Training Provider Critical ICT capital infrastructure upgrades

 

Upgrade and expansion of accommodation facilities for students

 

Establish Muresk Institute as a commercially sustainable multi-tenanted, multi-functional training and education precinct

 

The Department of Training and Workforce Development is the lead agency for this project.