CHANGES TO THE TRADE SKILLS ASSESSMENT PROCESS

- Trades Recognition Australia has announced changes to the trade skills assessment process, including changes to the fees, employment experience criteria and payment process for OSAP, TSS and TRS trade skills assessments. The VETASSESS website has been updated to reflect the changes.

- These changes relate to all new applications received from 1st March 2019.

Assessment dates

Online Technical Interview assessments are available on weekdays at one of our 25 assessment venues around the world (including in the UK, India and China).

Face-to-face Assessments are held internationally and in Australia. Non-licensed trades are assessed via technical interview. The assessment for licensed trades involves a face-to-face practical assessment and technical interview.

Face-to-face Assessments are currently scheduled for the following dates:

In-country assessment dates

Please note these dates are tentative only. They will be confirmed 1-2 weeks prior to assessment.

Country Assessment
date
Book by Occupation(s)
Manila, Philippines 9 - 13 September, 2019 19 August, 2019 Automotive and Engineering Trade
Lancashire, Blackburn 18 - 19 September, 2019 4 September, 2019 Electrician (General) and Plumber (General)
New Delhi, India 15 - 18 October, 2019 1 October, 2019 Electrician (General)
Manila, Philippines 21 - 25 October, 2019 30 September, 2019 Automotive and Engineering Trade 
Lancashire, Blackburn 
12 - 13 November, 2019 29 September, 2019 Electrician (General)
Cape Town, South Africa 26 - 29 November, 2019 12 November, 2019 Electrician (General), Plumber and Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic  
Manila, Philippines 2 - 6 December, 2019 11 November, 2019 Automotive and Engineering Trade 

 

Australian assessment dates

Please note these dates are tentative only. They will be confirmed 1-2 weeks prior to assessment.

 

 

State Assessment
date
Book by

Occupation(s)