Retrain and upgrade your skills
This page has information to help improve your job skills or change career in the Northern Territory (NT).
Get career advice
You can do online research about jobs and careers that interest you - to read about uncovering a new career go to the Australian Government's JobSearch website.
For free information about study and career options, you can attend open days at training organisations or go to the Northern Territory Skills, Employment and Careers Expo.
Read more about the expo on the Department of Trade, Business and Innovation website.
To progress in your current career, ask your human resources team or your industry group about your work and study options.
You can also get paid advice from a private practitioner.
To find a registered career adviser go to the Career Development Association of Australia website.
If you are from a disadvantaged group, you may be able to contact an employment service provider to get specialised advice.
To find a provider in the employment connections database go to the Australia's Northern Territory website.
Jobs in demand in the NT
Your job opportunities may be affected by the skills and work in demand.
View the following job trend information pages:
- high demand and critical jobs in the NT
- qualifications for job shortages in the NT
- NT labour market information.
The Department of Trade, Business and Innovation has an events calendar that lists job expos, workshops, events and awards for individuals and small business in your area.
These could help with your work and career planning and many of the events are free.
Go to the Department of Trade, Business and Innovation website to view the calendar.
Last updated: 12 July 2017