Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

  • Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash was sworn in as Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business on 29 May 2019.

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Boost your business with digital transformation

Minister for Small and Family Business, Skills and Vocational Education Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash today announced that applications are open for small and family businesses to apply for a…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 January 2019

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Supporting ACT apprenticeships through the Skilling Australians Fund

More than 4000 apprentice and trainee places will be supported across the Australian Capital Territory over the next four years thanks to the Liberal National Government’s Skilling Australians…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 18 December 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

More investment in Australian vocational education, skills and apprenticeships

The Coalition Government continues to invest in Australia’s Vocational Education and Training (VET) and Apprenticeship sectors to support the skills needs of Australian job seekers, employers and…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 17 December 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Public submissions open for the Vocational Education and Training (VET) Review

On 28 November 2018, the Prime Minister announced the Hon Steven Joyce, former New Zealand Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment and Minister of Finance, would undertake a review…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 12 December 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Leading entrepreneurs partner to help small businesses go digital

The Liberal National Government today announced that Australia’s small businesses will have the opportunity to be part of a nationwide mentoring program to transform and grow their business…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 11 December 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Mental health linked to economic productivity in small business policy

The Liberal National Government today announced specific funding for mental health assistance for small business. 

Release type: Media Release

Date: 9 December 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Latest survey confirms VET graduate salaries and employment on the rise

More than 200,000 students say they’re benefiting from the strength of Australia’s Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 6 December 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Applications open for 2019 Australian Training Awards

Applications for the 2019 Australian Training Awards (ATAs) are now open for businesses, training providers and practitioners that have achieved excellence in skilling our future workforce.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 5 December 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

A skills check-up to help keep older Australians on the job

The Coalition Government is increasing support for older Australians to upskill or transition into new careers through the Skills Checkpoint for Older Workers Program.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 4 December 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Kelly O’Dwyer MP

A skills check-up to help keep older Australians on the job

The Coalition Government is increasing support for older Australians to upskill or transition into new careers through the Skills Checkpoint for Older Workers Program.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 4 December 2018

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kelly O’Dwyer MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Incentives to engage more adult apprentices

Employers will be incentivised to take on an apprentice between the age of 21 and 24 with the Liberal National Government today extending the Adult Australian Apprentices payment.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 November 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Delivering skilled workers for a stronger economy

The Liberal National Government has commissioned an independent review of the vocational education and training (VET) sector to ensure Australians have the right skills to succeed in a changing…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 28 November 2018

Ministers:

  • The Hon Scott Morrison MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash