Welcome to the NSW Community Services and Health Industry Training Advisory Body

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The key training and assessment information resource hub for the community services and health industry sectors.

About Us

NSW CSH ITAB is the key training and assessment information resource hub for the community services and health sectors.


Membership is available to employers, unions, industry associations, service providers and registered training organisations.

Products & Services

The ITAB publishes and distributes a range of products in response to identified industry needs.

Latest News and Events...

Fine Tuning CHCDIV002 Workshop in Coffs Harbour 29 June 2017


Registrations from trainers, assessors and training managers are now open for Fine Tuning CHCDIV002 Workshop to be held in Coffs Harbour on Thursday 29 June. This workshop will provide opportunity to explore the intent and application of CHCDIV002 and participants will conduct external validations of assessment tools.

INVITATION… read more


August CSH ITAB Assessor Network

Mark your diary for the August CSH ITAB Assessor Network.

Meetings will be in Feb, May, Aug and Nov.

Our August meeting is scheduled for Tuesday 15 August, 10am-12:30pm at NSW Family Day Care Assn, 1 Sloane St Summer Hill.

November date and venue to be advised.

INVITATION: click here



Access to Training and Employment Support for Refugees

The NSW Government has announced a number of initiatives to assist asylum seekers and refugees to get a job and relieve local skills shortages in the State’s growing economy. The initiatives consist of four elements:

  • a NSW-based overseas skills assessment and advisory service
  • extension of fee free training up to Certificate IV to all temporary or permanent humanitarian visa holders
  • non-English language materials to support migrants’ education and training
  • a Refugee Employment Support Program to help refugees in Western Sydney and the Illawarra find sustainable and meaningful employment.

More information is on the Training Services NSW website… click here.

New Early Childhood Resource Hub

Minister for Education and Training Senator Simon Bimingham has announced the release of the Early Childhood Resource Hub to support early childhood education and care students. The Hub provides access to over 300 digital resources, videos, forums and e-bulletins, indexed to the National Quality Framework all in one easy place.

For further information and to access the Hub please visit www.ecrh.edu.au

Online library of FREE LLN videos

What Works for LLN is funded under the Workplace English Language and Literacy (WELL) Program by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training. This online library includes videos for VET trainers, managers and workplace supervisors. The videos support the delivery of LLN units from the TAE training package and provide professional development opportunities for RTOs.

What Works for LLN… click here.


NSW CSH ITAB acknowledges the NSW Department of Industry contribution and values the ongoing partnership with Training Services NSW.

NSW Government Department of Industry