About Us

Work & Training operates across Tasmania providing group training and training services. For over 35 years we have taken pride in our excellent reputation for service provision and partnership with businesses.

We are a specialised provider of:

Operations began in 1988 and today Work & Training employ in excess of 300 apprentices, trainees and labour hire employees. We deliver training to more than 450 students per year through our Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and host a variety of employability programs through our Foundation Skills Division. These collective services allow Work & Training to tailor employment solutions to a vast range of stakeholders across Tasmania.

The organisation is committed to increasing the skills and employment opportunities of all Tasmanians, including working with indigenous and culturally-diverse people, long-term unemployed, and people with a disability.

With offices located in Hobart, Launceston, Devonport and employing in excess of 40 dedicated team members across Tasmania, Work & Training are well equipped to meet the employment and training needs of the State.

We are a not-for-profit organisation. Any surpluses we make are reinvested back into our business to expand the delivery of employment and training services to Tasmanians. Governance occurs via our Board of Directors who guide the strategic direction and provide effective leadership for our business.

Our vision

Vibrant Futures through Employment, Skills, Support

Our purpose

To provide workforce solutions that create opportunities for individuals, business and organisations to grow and support Tasmanian communities to thrive.

Our values

Our Values underpin the work that we do, across a broad community and commercial sector, locally, regionally and statewide, and are represented by the actions we undertake. Working as a team, in delivering the essence and purpose of these Values, our staff showcase their commitment to these Values each and every day.

  • Collaboration
  • Courage
  • Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Respect

Our strategic priorities

  • Social Impact
  • One Connected Team
  • Innovation & Advocacy
  • Effective, Efficient & Adaptable
  • Sustainable

Proudly part of IntoWork Australia

Work & Training is proudly part of IntoWork Australia, a not-for-profit organisation and a leading national provider of Employment, Skills & Education, and Support services.

Founded in 1983, IntoWork Australia is a registered charity that is dedicated to promoting economic and social participation.

IntoWork Group of Businesses employs 2600 staff across more than 200 locations nationwide. Through strategic partnerships with high-quality service providers, they have established a strong presence in every state and territory in Australia.

As a trusted partner, IntoWork collaborates with Commonwealth, State, and Local governments to deliver contracted services. They also provide other services directly to employers, industries, and individuals on a fee-for-service basis.

The IntoWork Australia Group have three companies operating in Tasmania – Work & Training, Interact Australia and MAS National (Operating as Business & Employment). Having these sister companies working closely together gives us a unique supply of support and access to a number of services.

In addition to their extensive reach in Australia, IntoWork have expanded their operations to New Zealand, enabling them to better serve a wider community.

Their commitment to excellence and broad range of offerings makes them a valuable resource for both, the Australian and New Zealand communities.