Selecting the right occupation for Skills Assessment can often be the most difficult step in the skills assessment application process. The Skills Assessment Support (SAS) involves a 30-minute guided discussion about the Skills Assessment criteria that apply to a selected occupational classification assessed by VETASSESS. A full list of the current general professional occupations assessed by VETASSESS can be viewed here.
The aim of the service is to provide guided information to assist applicants and migration agents make an informed decision in selecting the right occupation for a Skills Assessment application for migration purposes. Please note information provided via the SAS consultation service does not guarantee an outcome for any potential skills assessment application.
The SAS consultation service can also provide additional information relating to the skills assessment process. Additional information may include how we apply criteria to the Date Deemed Skilled based on your qualifications and employment history.
Who can apply?
The consultation can be used by applicants and migration agents wanting to learn more about any of the General Professional Occupations currently assessed under our authority. This service is not intended for skills assessment applications that are already submitted and are awaiting an outcome.
What are the steps involved?
||Register online providing contact details.
||Choose one occupation to be the focus of the consultation from the current list of VETASSESS occupations. If you are unsure about the occupational classification, please select the option to have a 'general discussion'.
|Complete an online form listing your academic qualifications and relevant employment history for the last five years pertaining to the selected occupation. Please note, you cannot submit any documentation for the consultation service.
Select the most suitable consultation time / date from the available options provided.
Pay online to confirm your booking.
Participate in a 30-minute phone consultation with an experienced assessment officer.
The 30-minute consultation will cost AUD $220 including GST.
How do I apply?
For registration and bookings please click here