Training and Research Visa Subclass 407
The Training Visa is also called the ‘Opportunity’ Visa. It is a temporary Visa for up to 2 years. The Training Visa is similar to an Employer Sponsored Visa, only that employment is substituted with training.
There are 3 streams of occupational training
In all three streams, the Sponsor needs to nominate the applicant in a relevant and eligible occupation. This varies if the sponsor is a Commonwealth Government agency.
Requirements for the Temporary Activity Sponsor
Requirements for Applicants
The Training Visa requires a Training plan which is pivotal to the success of the Nomination. It must be structured workplace training program specifically tailored to the training needs and training duration for the nominee.
The Training Visa is a great option to gain relevant work experience to qualify for permanent visas in the future.