Action on regional skills to respond to local workforce needs



The WA Government has hosted 10 regional skills summits across the state progressing practical actions to address the workforce needs of regional industries.


Workforce-boosting initiatives from the skills summits have also been implemented including a pilot program to encourage Aboriginal people and women into the resources sector, expanding skilled migration, and targeted advertising campaigns to attract new workers to live and work in WA.


These training initiatives are key to continue building a skilled workforce and retaining people in regional areas.


Read more: https://www.mediastatements.wa.gov.au/Pages/McGowan/2022/04/Action-on-regional-skills-to-respond-to-local-workforce-needs.aspx?fbclid=IwAR0VSG8B9q0N52nJiirqHtmkN2qwXb5jaSY2l1vlEmAF5dJDgwwsSuwRGGw