Service Skills Australia
Service Skills Australia (SSA) are a not-for-profit, independent organisation, which supports skills and workforce development in the service industries.
SSA industries include retail and wholesale, sport, fitness, community recreation, outdoor recreation, travel, tourism, meetings and events, hospitality, accommodation, restaurants and catering, holiday parks and resorts, hairdressing, beauty, floristry, community pharmacy and funeral services.
SSA primary aim when developing nationally recognised training is to ensure that training is in step with the needs of employers and industry as a whole. To achieve this, SSA consult and engage with as broad a range of stakeholders as possible. SSA key stakeholder groups are: industry, both representative organisations and individual businesses; training professionals, including registered training organisations and trainers/assessors; industry regulators; and a range of state/territory and federal government bodies.