Commissioner's Information Bulletins

Information for the administration of apprenticeships and traineeships in New South Wales. The CIB specifies the training framework, industrial arrangements, job descriptions, licensing and regulatory requirements to support the delivery of training. 

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Training Services NSW and ASQA transition arrangements will be aligned. Registered training organisations (RTOs) may commence training in either the new or superseded qualification but must meet the requirements of ASQA.

For more information refer to ASQA's General Direction - Learner Transition.

Latest CIBs

  • CIB - 709 - CPC - Building and Construction - Apprenticeships and Traineeships - updated 13/01/23
  • CIB - 739 - MEA - Aeroskills - apprenticeships and traineeship - new 16/12/22
  • CIB - 737 - ACM - Animal Care and Management - apprenticeships and traineeships - new 16/12/22
  • CIB - 738 - MAR - Maritime - traineeships - new 9/12/22
  • CIB - 735 - RGR - Racing - apprenticeships and traineeships - new 9/12/22
  • CIB - 732 - AHC - Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management - apprenticeships and traineeships - new 9/12/22
  • CIB - 702 - CPP - Property Services - Traineeships- updated 19/10/22
  • CIB - 734 - SIT Tourism, Travel and Hospitality - Apprenticeships and Traineeships - new 16/09/22
  • CIB - 653 - SHB - Hairdressing and Beauty Services - Apprenticeships and Traineeships- updated 9/09/22

 

List of CIBs

In numerical order
  • CIB - 511 - SIS - Sport, Fitness and Recreation - Traineeships
  • CIB - 605 - SIF - Funeral Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 613 - AUM - Automotive Manufacturing - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 620 - UEG - Gas industry - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 638 - SFL - Floristry - Traineeships
  • CIB - 652 - PSP - Public Sector - Traineeships
  • CIB - 653 - SHB - Hairdressing and Beauty Services - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 657 - MSL - Laboratory Operations - Traineeships
  • CIB - 658 - PPM - Pulp and paper Manufacturing - Traineeships
  • CIB - 662 - AMP - Australian Meat Processing - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 674 - SIR - Community Pharmacy, Retail Management and Retail - Traineeships
  • CIB - 681 - UEP - Electricity Supply Industry - Generation (Operations) - Traineeship
  • CIB - 683 - MSF -  Furnishing - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 686 - AVI - Aviation - Traineeships
  • CIB - 687 - SFI - Seafood Industry - Traineeships
  • CIB - 698 - MEM - Engineering - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 699 - AUR - Automotive Retail, Service and Repair - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 702 - CPP - Property Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 703 - LGA - Local Government - Traineeships
  • CIB - 704 - UEE - Electrotechnology - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 706 - FNS - Financial Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 708 - FWP - Forest and Forest Products - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 709 - CPC - Building and Construction - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 710 - CSC - Correctional Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 711 - CUA - Creative Arts and Culture - Traineeships
  • CIB - 713 - ICT - Information Technology and Telecommunications - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 714 - NWP - Water Industry - Traineeships
  • CIB - 715 - CPP - Asset Maintenance and Surveying - Traineeships
  • CIB - 716 - HLT - Health Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 717 - CHC - Community Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 719 - UET - Electricity Supply Industry - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 720 - PMB - Plastics, Rubber and Cablemaking - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 721 - PMA - Chemical, Hydrocarbons and Refining - Traineeships
  • CIB - 722 - LMT - Textiles, Clothing and Footwear - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 723 - MSS - Sustainability - Traineeships
  • CIB - 725 - RII - Resources and Infrastructure - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 727 - BSB - Business Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 729 - MSA - Manufacturing - Traineeships
  • CIB - 730 - FBP - Food Processing and Food, Beverage and Pharmaceutical - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 731 - TLI- Transport and Logistics - traineeships
  • CIB - 732 - AHC - Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management - apprenticeships and traineeships
  • CIB - 733 - ICP - Printing and Graphic Arts - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 734 - SIT Tourism, Travel and Hospitality - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 735 - RGR - Racing - apprenticeships and traineeships
  • CIB - 737 - ACM - Animal Care and Management - apprenticeships and traineeships
  • CIB - 738 - MAR - Maritime - traineeships
  • CIB - 739 - MEA - Aeroskills - apprenticeships and traineeship
In alphabetical order
  • CIB - 739 - MEA - Aeroskills - Apprenticeships and traineeship
  • CIB - 732 - AHC - Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation / Land Management - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 737 - ACM - Animal Care and Management - Apprenticeship and Traineeships
  • CIB - 715 - CPP - Asset Maintenance and Surveying - Traineeships
  • CIB - 613 - AUM - Automotive Manufacturing - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 699 - AUR - Automotive Retail, Service and Repair - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 662 - AMP - Australian Meat Processing - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 686 - AVI - Aviation - Traineeships
  • CIB - 709 - CPC - Building and Construction - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 727 - BSB - Business Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 721 - PMA - Chemical, Hydrocarbons and Refining - Traineeships
  • CIB - 674 - SIR - Community Pharmacy, Retail Management and Retail - Traineeships
  • CIB - 717 - CHC - Community Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 710 - CSC - Correctional Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 711 - CUA - Creative Arts and Culture - Traineeships
  • CIB - 719 - UET - Electricity Supply Industry - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 681 - UEP - Electricity Supply Industry - Generation (Operations) - Traineeship
  • CIB - 704 - UEE - Electrotechnology - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 698 - MEM - Engineering - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 706 - FNS - Financial Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 638 - SFL - Floristry - Traineeships
  • CIB - 730 - FBP - Food Processing and Food, Beverage and Pharmaceutical - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 708 - FWP - Forest and Forest Products - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 605 - SIF - Funeral Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 620 - UEG - Gas industry - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 653 - SHB - Hairdressing and Beauty Services - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 716 - HLT - Health Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 713 - ICT - Information Technology and Telecommunications - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 657 - MSL - Laboratory Operations - Traineeships
  • CIB - 683 - MSF -  Furnishing - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 703 - LGA - Local Government - Traineeships
  • CIB - 729 - MSA - Manufacturing - Traineeships
  • CIB - 738 - MAR - Maritime - Traineeships
  • CIB - 720 - PMB - Plastics, Rubber and Cablemaking - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 733 - ICP - Printing and Graphic Arts - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 702 - CPP - Property Services - Traineeships
  • CIB - 652 - PSP - Public Sector - Traineeships
  • CIB - 658 - PPM - Pulp and paper Manufacturing - Traineeships
  • CIB - 735 - RGR - Racing - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 725 - RII - Resources and Infrastructure - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 687 - SFI - Seafood Industry - Traineeships
  • CIB - 511 - SIS - Sport, Fitness and Recreation - Traineeships
  • CIB - 723 - MSS - Sustainability - Traineeships
  • CIB - 722 - LMT - Textiles, Clothing and Footwear - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 734 - SIT - Tourism, Travel and Hospitality - Apprenticeships and Traineeships
  • CIB - 731 - TLI- Transport and Logistics - Apprenticeships
  • CIB - 714 - NWP - Water Industry - Traineeships

Definitions

Commissioner's Information Bulletin (CIB)
A CIB contains information for the administration of apprenticeships and traineeships in New South Wales. The CIB specifies the training framework, industrial arrangements, job descriptions, licensing and regulatory requirements, resources to support the delivery of training and training providers available to deliver the training.

Vocational Training Order (VTO)
A VTO is the legal instrument that establishes apprenticeships and traineeships in New South Wales. The VTO specifies the qualification, length of apprenticeship or traineeship and probationary period.

Qualifications
Qualifications are formal certificates issued by a registered training organisation when a person has successfully completed an educational program. Qualifications awarded to apprentices and trainees are industry-based, with specified combinations of units of competency required by each industry for each qualification. They are assessed by demonstrating competence of skills and knowledge under workplace conditions.

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