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...

Good2Know VET Workshops

CSH ITAB will be facilitating workshops in Wagga Wagga and Grafton for trainers, assessors and RTO managers. The workshops will focus on assessment validation and trainer/assessor industry currency as well as provide opportunity to explore other current concerns, innovative strategies and solutions.

POSTPONED: Please contact us if interested in a future date. Wagga Wagga Thursday 15 August 2019 Invitation and more details Registration for Wagga Wagga

A FEW PLACES REMAINING: Grafton Thursday 12 September 2019 Invitation and more details Registration for Grafton

Assessor Network

CSH ITAB is pleased to be facilitating our Assessor Network again in 2019. The 4th  meeting will be Thursday 31 October 2019 at 10am – 12:30pm.  Venue: Family Day Care NSW, 1 Sloane St, Summer Hill, NSW

Read more here….

Registration form here….

SkillsIQ Consultation Workshops

SkillsIQ are convening workshops in Sydney Tuesday 3 September to provide feedback on the following Training Package Projects:

Click on the project links for more details and to register for the workshops.

Education Support Draft 2, First Aid Draft 1 and Responsible Online Wagering Draft 1

SkillsIQ, at the direction of the Children’s Education and Care Industry Reference Committee (IRC) and a Technical Advisory Committee (TAC), is undertaking an update of the Training Package Products in the Children’s Education and Care sector. These include Qualifications relating to Early Childhood Education and Care, School Age Care and Education Support. The feedback period for all draft material associated with this project has now been extended to Monday, 09 September 2019. The following Education Support Draft 2 Qualifications and associated Units of Competency are now available for public consultation on the SkillsIQ Feedback Forum: • CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support • CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support.

SkillsIQ, at the direction of the First Aid Industry Reference Committee, has embarked upon a project to review skills needs for people who provide First Aid. This will inform potential changes in current First Aid Units to ensure skills training is in line with workforce needs and expectations. A widespread multi-channel consultation involving a broad range of stakeholders is now being conducted to address concerns raised in previous consultations and discussions around the First Aid Units and their content. Consultation of Draft 1 commenced on Wednesday, 07 August and will close at 5.00pm on Friday, 20 September 2019. Please click here to access Draft 1 documents, including a Consultation Guide.

Responsible Online Wagering Services: Draft 1 Consultation – The development of the Unit of Competency CHCFIN005 Provide responsible online wagering services has been commissioned to form the basis of this national training for employees of Australian-licensed online wagering services. The draft Unit of Competency is available for comment on the SkillsIQ Online Feedback Forum 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