Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced a $120 million deregulation package for business will be included in the upcoming budget on May 11.
Read more here: https://www.smartcompany.com.au/finance/budget-2021-morrison-120-million-deregulation-package-business/
Australian businesses fared better than expected through the COVID-19 pandemic, with only 38% speaking of a slight to very negative impact on their business performance, ahead of their APAC counterparts (44%). Approximately 49% of Australian respondents said the pandemic had accelerated the adoption of new digital working practices, compared to 52% of companies globally and 48% across the APAC region.
Tertiary education is Australia needs to adapt to a changing employment landscape, which will require educators, learners, employers and governments to collaborate to ensure graduates are ready for the workplace of the future.
REGIONAL employers are pushing to have VET training lose its “poor second cousin” status.
A new study is set to commence in Australia, focusing on automation, AI and the cloud in relation to the skills gaps and training needs in the transport and mobility sector.
THE Palaszczuk government has pledged $100 million to undertake major expansions of TAFE facilities right across regional Queensland, if re-elected at the upcoming state election.
Here are four TAFE institutes in Australia that stand out for industry-relevant curricula, work experience opportunities, and practical learning.
The government is introducing the scheme in a bid to get young and unemployed people into the workforce, while also trying to preemptively correct the growing issue of a future skill shortage. This announcement rolls off the back of the Federal Government’s $1.5 billion budget to stop current apprentices being laid off amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, which was announced in July.
Read more here: https://www.training.com.au/ed/apprentice-wage-subsidies/