What We Do

The Industry Skills Advisory Council NT (ISACNT) works with industry, Government, national bodies including Skilled Service Organisations (SSOs), Industry Reference Committees (IRCs), associations, schools and training providers.

Our objectives in 2017 and beyond:

  • Work with Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) to make sure they provide Vocational Education and Training (VET) in accordance with industry needs
  • Ensure students are learning skills for tomorrow’s workplace
  • Keep our finger on the pulse of emerging trends in each industry
  • Gather industry intelligence to identify skills gaps
  • Stay on top of major projects within the Northern Territory that will drive skills needs
  • Research and communicate to government to inform the Northern Territory Skilled Occupation Priority List (NTSOPL)
  • Match Northern Territory businesses with the most suitable RTOs and advise on the best qualifications and training options to meet employer and employee requirements
  • Share case studies and best practice examples on workforce planning and development to provide Northern Territory businesses with a benchmark