As a result of legislative changes made to include the new National Vocational Education and Training Regulator (Data Provision Requirements) Instrument 2020, providers of vocational education and training (VET) in the early childhood education and care (ECEC) sector will need to meet additional requirements come 1 March 2021.
The Victorian Budget 2020/21 will see $1 billion invested into the state’s training and skills system to help the economy recover from the effects of the global pandemic.
Australia has welcomed its first group of international students to arrive since the coronavirus pandemic began, with more due to follow.
A vocational education and pathways director from Victoria has been appointed the new chief executive of TasTAFE.
The ASQA Stakeholder Liaison Group (SLG) held its third meeting on 23 November via national videoconference.
Slater and Gordon has reached a $50 million settlement on behalf of shareholders of collapsed former education and training provider Vocation Limited.
The European Vocational Skills Week 2020 will take place digitally across the European Union from 9 to 13 November 2020. It is organised by the European Commission in partnership with the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, as part of the German Presidency of the Council of the EU. This fifth edition encourages people of all ages to discover their talent and develop their skills in line with labour market needs through vocational education and training (VET), an important sector for economic and social recovery in the COVID-19 context.
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Faced with the pandemic and an urgent need to re-skill, vocational learning needs to become more attractive, flexible and fit for the digital age and green transition, says the European Commissioner for jobs and social rights
REGIONAL employers are pushing to have VET training lose its “poor second cousin” status.