Offshore Skills Assessment Program (OSAP)
The Offshore Skills Assessment Program (OSAP) is for applicants applying for a skilled migration visa (excluding 485 or TSS visas).
It is compulsory for applicants from the nominated countries, Special Administrative Regions (SARs) and occupations listed in the table on Trades Recognition Australia’s website. It is also compulsory for applicants in the licensed occupations (Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic, Electrician (General), Electrician (Special Class), Plumber (General)) regardless of their country of origin.
For further information on these types of visas please visit Department of Home Affairs.
The aims of this program is to ensure successful applicants can contribute immediately to Australia’s skilled workforce.
Before submitting an application for OSAP skills assessment, we recommend reading the full OSAP Outline document.
For applicants who do not have a relevant Australian VET qualification.
For applicants who have a relevant Australian VET qualification or a current, identified Australian occupational licence.
- Automotive Electrician
- Cabinet Maker
- Carpenter & Joiner
- Diesel Motor Mechanic
- Electrician (General)
- Fitter (General)
- Fitter and Turner
- Metal Fabricator
- Metal Fitter and Machinists (Not Elsewhere Classified)
- Metal Machinist (First Class)
- Motor Mechanic (General)
- Plumber (General)
- Pressure Welder
- Sheetmetal Trades Worker
- Welder (First Class)
Full Program Outline
Before applying, we recommend you read the full outline document which includes eligibility criteria, costs and other key information.DOWNLOAD OSAP OUTLINE
Register for an OSAP Skills Assessment
Submit your details below to start an application for the OSAP Skills Assessment. An Australian Trade Training College team member will be in touch to take you through the next steps.
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