Training 407 Visa in Australia

Training Visa allows your clients to travel and stay in Australia on a temporary basis and participate in occupational training or professional development. It is suitable if your clients want to develop their skills to improve professional career or want a practical approach to maximise the potential in their current occupation.

McKkr’s provides expertise to Migration Agents and Lawyers in relation to Training Visa (Subclass 407) including complex matters and has lodged hundreds of applications across a wide range of occupations and industries under our direct sponsorship and under the sponsorship of clients for this visa subclass. If you are thinking about applying for the Training Visa for your client, consider the following options:

  • Refer a case to us on a commission based model.
Package ASponsorship + NominationAUD $4,400
Package BSponsorship + Nomination + VisaAUD $6,600
Package CNomination + VisaAUD $4,400
Package DNominationAUD $2,200
Package ETraining Plan onlyAUD $1,100

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  • Work with us on a fee sharing basis.
  • Book a consultation with us to seek advice/ opinion on a case.

To know more about this option, visit our RMA Consultation page.

Get a Training Plan for 407 Nomination Application

Training Plan is the most crucial part of a 407 nomination application. McKkr’s has expertise in preparing detailed Training Plans tailored according to specific needs of your clients for various occupations ranging from cooks to accountants to sales and marketing manager to ICT Business Analyst and so on. We have prepared hundreds of effective Training Plans in-house which increase the chance of success of your client’s nomination applications.

We are fully equipped and have established expertise to write an effective Training Plan that would meet the requirements of the proposed tailored Training Program for all the occupations.

Training 407 Visa
Training Visa Application

Training Visa Application

3 streams of Training Visa

  • Workplace-based training required for registration: if your client requires registration, membership or licensing to start an occupation in their home country or in Australia
  • Structured workplace-based training to enhance skills in an eligible occupation: if your client is nominated by an approved temporary activities sponsor in Australia for an occupation specified in the list of eligible skilled occupations and require structured workplace-based training to enhance their skills for that occupation
  • Training that promotes capacity building overseas:  if your client requires training as part of their overseas study or are supported by an Australian or overseas government organisation or your client is a professional or management level employee of an overseas organisation.

It is important to know that workplace-based training (except professional development) must be for at least 30 hours a week, of which no more than 30 per cent can be classroom-based.

Eligibility for Training Visa Applicants

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have 12 months of experience (full-time equivalent), obtained within the last 2 years. This experience can be study OR work/practical OR a combination of both.
  • Be sponsored by an approved sponsor
  • Be nominated for an approved occupation by the Australian organisation if it is not a Commonwealth agency
  • Be invited to apply for the visa if the sponsor is an Commonwealth agency
  • Meet Functional English Requirement
  • Have a genuine intention to stay in Australia temporarily
  • Meet health and character requirements
  • Have adequate funds to support themselves during stay in Australia and make arrangements for health insurance for themselves and any accompanying family members. Their future salary in Australia can also be used as proof of adequate funds to support their stay in Australia.

Your clients can apply for this visa while they are in Australia or outside Australia. A detailed Training Plan suitable to the stream through which they are applying is required for approval. We provide professional support in assessing your clients’ qualifications and suggesting right training’s for their career based on specific interests and objectives. We can also assist you in preparing their Training Plan, migration application including sponsorship, nomination and visa applications and other supporting documentation. Contact Us

We also offer preparing a Training Plan for your clients separately in case you wish to do the nomination application for your clients. To know more, click here.

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Eligibility for Sponsors

  • Be either an organisation operating lawfully in Australia, a government agency or a foreign government agency
  • Provide the occupational training directly
  • Ability to comply with all sponsorship obligations

Health and Character Requirements

Your client and all dependant family members are required to:

  • Undergo medical examinations within 12 months of lodging a visa application
  • Obtain police clearance from each country they and their family members have lived in for 12 months or more in the past 10 years


Health Insurance

Your client and all dependant family members are required to have adequate health insurance unless they are covered by Australia’s national health scheme (Medicare). Their health insurer could be in either Australia or home country providing coverage for the entire duration of stay on this visa.

To know more, visit our FAQs page.


Advantages of Training Visa

  • Apply both onshore or offshore
  • Live and work in Australia to enhance skills for up to 2 years
  • Leave and re-enter Australia during the visa period
  • Bring eligible family members (such as partner and children) to accompany your client

Usual processing time 

  • 75% of applications: 90 days
  • 90% of applications: 4 months

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McKkr’s has a team of migration specialists who are experienced in Training Visas. Call us at +61 2 46261002 to speak to our migration agents or Book Your Consultation today.