The Training and Research visa (subclass 402) is for people who want to come to Australia on aÂ temporary basis to participate in occupational training, observe or participate in research as a visitingÂ academic, or participate in a professional development program.
This visa has three streams:
ï‚· Occupational Trainee stream enables people to visit Australia who can undertake a structuredÂ workplace-based training to enhance their skills in their current occupation, area of tertiary study,Â or field of expertise. The visa is valid for the period of the training or up to two years.
ï‚· Professional Development stream enables professionals, managers or government officials toÂ participate in a professional development training program in Australia. The program must haveÂ been arranged by an employer outside Australia and usually lasts up to 18 months.
ï‚· Research stream enables professional academics to visit Australia on a temporary basis toÂ observe or participate in an Australian research project at an Australian tertiary or researchÂ institution. The visa is valid for the period of the research or up to 12 months.
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