Providing training solutions for Rural and Regional Australia

Regional Skills Training provides training to an increasing number of business managers and students wishing to expand their management and knowledge in the rural and regional sectors of Australia.

We strive to…

Create national partnerships that result in the highest quality local training

Provide flexible and appropriate training solutions for regional Australia

Contribute to flexible, innovative and industry appropriate training enabling the retention of youth in rural, regional and remote communities.

Courses we offer

AHC21216 Certificate II in Rural Operations

AHC20116 Certificate II in Agriculture

AHC32816 Certificate III in Rural Operations

AHC30116 Certificate III in Agriculture

AHC40116 Certificate IV in Agriculture

AHC50116 Diploma of Agriculture 

AHC51419 Diploma of Agribusiness Management

RST provides a customised service, written information about courses can be provided on request, please contact RST.


WorkReady is a South Australian government initiative that is changing the way vocational education and training is funded in South Australia.

Regional Skills Training offers qualifications under WorkReady funding. Participant Eligibility Criteria Apply.


WorkReady Students may be eligible for a concession if they are:

  • A current Commonwealth Government concession card holder:
    • Health Care Card; or
    • Pensioner Concession Card; or
    • Veteran Affairs Concession Card.
  • A prisoner in a South Australian correctional institution

Reduced fees for JobTrainer accredited courses are available for eligable students under the JobTrainer initiatives if you are:

  • Not employed and not enrolled in a secondary school
  • Aged between 16 to 24 years and not enrolled in secondary school.

Further information on eligibility and reduced fees for training including JobTrainer, can be found at, or JobTrainer at


It is your responsibility to determine if you are also eligible for other allowances. The links below will take you to appropriate information.

  • Youth Allowance is for full-time students or Australian apprentices aged 16 to 24 and people aged under 21 who are looking for full-time work or undertaking a combination of approved activities.
  • Austudy is for full-time students and Australian Apprentices aged 25 years or over.
  • Fares Allowance is for tertiary students who are living away from their permanent home to study.
  • ABSTUDY offers a range of allowances to help Indigenous students and Australian Apprentices.
Fee concessions may be available for students studying with Regional Skills Training.

In addition you may be eligible for other allowances, please contact Centrelink for more information.