A finance expert has taken aim at the Federal Government for its approach to economic recovery that favours “shovel-ready” construction projects over building digital skills for young people.
Read more here: https://au.finance.yahoo.com/news/tradie-recovery-010905506.html
The South Australian and federal governments will invest $88 million to fund up to 15,000 new training places in key industries to drive jobs growth.
Read more here: https://au.news.yahoo.com/sa-fund-more-training-places-035657645–spt.html
COVID-19 has delivered a global economic shock that was unimaginable just a few months ago. For many businesses, this has presented the challenge of managing remote workforces at scale for the first time.
Read more here: https://www.themandarin.com.au/138443-opinion-reskilling-and-rebuilding-the-workforce-with-apprenticeships/
Tasmania will build its way out of the pandemic, but now is the time to think about how to future proof the workforce.
Read more here: https://www.examiner.com.au/story/6898650/making-it-easier-for-future-students-will-help-economy/
COVID-19 has not stopped international education. As of August 24, 524,000 international students were living among us in Australian cities and communities. They represent 78% of all student visa holders, according to data the Department of Home Affairs provided to us.
Read more here: https://theconversation.com/4-out-of-5-international-students-are-still-in-australia-how-we-treat-them-will-have-consequences-145099
Changes to the Adult Migrant English Program are among a number of moves the government is making to boost social cohesion as Australia emerges from the coronavirus pandemic.
A significant step has been taken to improve Australia’s vocational education and training (VET) sector with the passing of the National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Amendment (Governance and Other Matters) Bill 2020.
Vice-Chancellors from Australia’s six dual-sector universities have today released their response to the interim report of the Productivity Commission’s review of the National Agreement on Skills and Workforce Development (NASWD).