Building capability opportunities

The department offers a range of building capability opportunities for the training workforce.

As part of our commitment to supporting high quality training, the Department for Education offers a range of building capability opportunities to the South Australian Adult Community Education (ACE) and Vocational education and training (VET) educators.

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Professional development opportunities

Be at the forefront of innovation and quality education; get involved in professional development opportunities to ignite your thinking and accelerate your performance.

Check this page for upcoming professional development opportunities.


Subsidised training for ACE and RTO staff is now more accessible than ever.

Are you a trainer or educator seeking to take your practice to the next level? Consider enrolling in a subsidised skill set or diploma such as:

•    Diploma of Vocational Education and Training
•    Diploma of Training Design and Development
•    Address Foundation Skills in Vocational Practice Skill Set
•    Advanced Assessor Skill Set
•    Deliver E-Learning Skill Set

Are you a manager or administrator? Consider enrolling in a subsidised course or skill set such as:

•    Certificate IV or Diploma in Leadership and Management
•    Certificate IV or Diploma in Project Management Practice
•    Diploma of Quality Auditing
•    Cyber Security Threat Assessment and Risk Management Skill Set
•    Manage Big Data Skill Set
•    Quality Management Skill Set

Find out more about other qualifications and skill sets supported on the Subsidised Training List.

Check out these other opportunities and resources to take your practice to the next level.

Spotlight On series (ASQA)

Delivered by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA), the series focuses on compliance requirements for trainers and assessors, assessment and assessment validation.

Find out more here.

Vocational Voices podcast (NCVER)

Listen to leading experts discuss current trends in vocational education and training, in this podcast series produced by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.

Find out more here.


Training provider projects

Build your organisation’s capability to deliver training through a Training Priority Project (TPP).

Eligible raining providers can apply for support to deliver building innovation and capability projects that achieve quality outcomes for students and respond to industry and community skills needs.

For more information and to apply, see Apply to deliver a Training Priority Project.

Contact the Building Capability team

Have questions or not sure where to start? Want to discuss a capability challenge for your organisation? Contact us at

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