What are the costs?

You may not realise how much hiring and managing an apprentice or trainee can cost your business.

Costs of Group Training

With Group Training, the charge out rate is inclusive of all costs and even the hidden costs that you may not realise are costing your business thousands!

Speak with a GTO to learn more about the costs of Group Training as well as the incentives you may be eligible for.

Costs of Direct Employment

  • Your Productive Time
  • Superannuation
  • Payroll Tax
  • Worker Compensation Premium

Non-Productive Time

  • Trade School/TAFE or Private College
  • Annual Leave Loading
  • Sick Leave
  • Public Holidays


  • Uniforms
  • Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Training
  • Advertising

Other (and Hidden) Costs

  • Recruitment/Advertising
  • Induction
  • Placement/Monitoring
  • Additional Formal Training