Starting your digital career

We provide support for professionals starting a new digital career in the APS.

We've designed this section for those who are:

  • new to the Australian Public Service and/or
  • new to working in a digital career or role and/or
  • looking for a career change to digital.

If you:

  • have been a digital professional for under 2 years
  • or are exploring the idea of a digital career, and whether it is right for you.

We think you will find this content useful.

Reflections on Coaching for Women in Digital

We spoke to 2 participants in the Coaching for Women in Digital program about their experience. If their stories resonate with you, apply now – applications close 9 August. Coaching for Women in Digital is a 12-month program for talented Executive Level 1 (EL1) female,…

Albert flexes his skills on a oneAPS opportunity

Albert Iskandar talks about his oneAPS opportunity as a visual scribe. The Australian Government’s Digital Identity program was seeking a visual scribe to capture a stakeholder webinar. Albert Iskandar from Services Australia said, “Yes please!”

Digital Profession panel and networking event

Postponed due to uncertain and evolving COVID-19 precautions across Australia. We've postponed the Digital Profession panel and networking event.  With the uncertain and evolving COVID-19 precautions across Australia, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the…

Welcome to the Digital Profession

We've released the Digital Profession's new website, Member Community Platform, and updated membership offering. We've released the Digital Profession's new website, Member Community Platform, and updated membership offering.

Agencies and teams

We provide help agencies and teams with their recruitment and training needs. Demand is rising for a digitally skilled APS and Commonwealth workforce. But technology is always advancing – and so are the capabilities needed to deliver services. To be effective, government…

Skills Framework for the Information Age

Access the global standard for digital and ICT skills for free within Australia through our multi-year whole of country licence. Access the global standard for digital and ICT skills for free within Australia through our multi-year whole of country licence. Learn more about…

Training for general users

Head back to basics with a series of introductory and overview courses. Head back to basics with a series of introductory and overview courses on selected Microsoft products - Teams, OneNote, Power BI and Automate.

Training for IT administrators

Get started on your cloud expertise on specific Microsoft products and services Get started on your cloud expertise on specific Microsoft products and services - 365, Teams, security and desktop management.

Career development

From recruiting emerging talent, providing online training courses, to fostering female digital talent, our programs provide career developing opportunities. From recruiting emerging talent, providing online training courses, to fostering female digital talent, our programs…