Skills First Resources

From January 2017, Victoria’s VET system was overhauled. A new approach to training was implemented, setting a high benchmark for training quality, and supporting the courses that are most likely to lead to employment.

A range of resources are available below to provide you with information about Skills First.

Skills First Update-August 2017

Skills First Case Studies-August 2017

Funded Course Lists

Regional and Specialist Training Fund Fact Sheets

Regional Jobs and Training Needs Reports

Skills First Overview Brochures

Skills First Overview Fact Sheets

Student and Employer Survey Material

Victorian Employer Skills & Training Survey 2017 Factsheets

State, Metro, Regional



Workforce Training Innovation Fund


Support Material


For more information about Skills First, see: What is Skills First? or contact us at