A consortium will deliver the $1 billion Rail Infrastructure Alliance (RIA) works package as part of the $11 billion Metro Tunnel Project.
The Tasmanian Government has opened the next round of its User Choice Program, which includes $20 million to subsidise the cost for training apprentices and trainees.
A new $16 million tunnelling centre will open in Melbourne to give thousands of workers the skills necessary for upcoming transport projects, including the Suburban Rail Loop.
The Federal Government has committed up to $96 million from its Northern Australia Infrastructure Fund to boost enrolments in engineering courses at James Cook University in Townsville.
New research from recruitment group Hays Construction has found the key skills needed for aspiring construction
The NSW Government has signed up to the new National Partnership Agreement for the Skilling Australians Fund, allowing the state government to access up to $500 million funding from the Federal