The first thing to be aware of is there is no such thing as an 'Adult Apprenticeship' as a separate apprenticeship or traineeship type. Anyone of working age with.
The 'Support for Adult Australian Apprentices' scheme encourages employers to take on workers aged 21+ and job seekers to re-skill or change careers.
You’re never too old to start an apprenticeship, it’s just a new opportunity to gain more qualifications or get new skills in a new industry. There is no upper age limit for becoming an apprentice, although arrangements for funding do differ if you are over 24 years of age.
There are many pros and cons to consider if you are contemplating applying for a mature age apprenticeship.
Are you thinking about changing career? An Adult apprenticeship is a journey that opens up new career opportunities.