Closure of the Trades Recognition Service (TRS)
ACTS Visaskills will no longer be accepting new applications for the Trades Recognition Service (TRS) from 2nd November 2020 following Trades Recognition Australia (TRA) closing this service as of 1st December 2020.
The following alternative pathways are available to existing and potential TRS applicants.
Current applications with ACTS Visaskills:
We will continue your assessment in line with the standard process and timelines.
Applicants who have not yet applied for skills assessment:
You may apply under the Offshore Skills Assessment Program (OSAP) or the Temporary Skill Shortage (TSS) program. Please check our website for further details.
Please note that Australian citizens/passport holders are not eligible for the skills assessment programs offered by Trades Recognition Australia.
If you are an Australian passport holder and your occupation is a non-licensed trade in Australia, you can apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) with our domestic ASQA accredited RTO, Gimbal Training.
Please contact www.gimbalgroup.com.au for further information.