Workforce development programs

Page last updated: 20 July 2016

Working in aged care

This section provides information about action to support the aged care workforce and practical guidance on the financial support and incentives that are available to boost education, training and professional development for the workforce involved in caring for older Australians.

Aged Care Education and Training Incentive Programme

The Aged Care Education and Training Incentive (ACETI) Programme provides incentive payments to eligible aged care workers who undertake specified training.

Stocktake and analysis of Commonwealth-funded aged care workforce activities

The Australian Government has completed a Stocktake and analysis of Commonwealth-funded aged care workforce activities report. This report includes activities implemented over a three year period from 2011–12 to 2013–14.