Attention ECEC VET providers: data provision requirements change from 1 March

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. 

VET apprenticeships and the future of social housing construction

VET apprenticeships and the future of social housing construction

In responding to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Australian economy, a diverse range of voices have called on state governments to fund social housing projects. But what is social housing, how can it help drive post-COVID-19 economic recovery and how does this relate to apprenticeships?   

Read more here: https://www.aapathways.com.au/aatis-blog/vet-apprenticeships-and-the-future-of-social-housi?utm_source=miragenews&utm_medium=miragenews&utm_campaign=news

European Vocational Skills Week: ‘VET for Green and Digital Transitions’

European Vocational Skills Week: ‘VET for Green and Digital Transitions'
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.

Viewpoint: After COVID-19, Europe needs a fresh approach for vocational education and training

Viewpoint: After COVID-19, Europe needs a fresh approach for vocational education and training
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