Australia’s most skilled recognised nationally

Australia’s most talented apprentices, trainees, VET students, skills and training teachers, businesses, and training providers were honoured at the 2015 Australian Training Awards in Hobart…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 19 November 2015

Ministers:

  • The Hon Luke Hartsuyker MP

2015 Australian Training Awards Presentation Dinner

Ladies and gentlemen – it is a pleasure to be here with you to celebrate this year’s Australian Training Awards.

Release type: Speech

Date: 19 November 2015

Ministers:

  • The Hon Luke Hartsuyker MP

Video message - Chairs’ and CEOs’ Forum (CoAct)

E&EO…………….. Good morning. I am delighted to provide this message for the Chairs and CEOs of COAct.

Release type: Speech

Date: 19 November 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Keynote address, Higher Education Round Table Awards Dinner, Melbourne

E&OE…   SIMON BIRMINGHAM: It is a pleasure to be with you tonight. 

Release type: Transcript

Date: 18 November 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Tourism and international education in spotlight at Indonesia Australia Business Week

Strengthening partnerships between Australia and Indonesia around education, training and tourism will be on the agenda during Indonesia-Australia Business Week (IABW).

Release type: Media Release

Date: 16 November 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck

Independent report finds Work for the Dole effective

An independent evaluation of the Work for the Dole pilot which ran from 1 July 2014 has found the programme was effective in helping participants gain confidence and self-esteem and learn skills…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 16 November 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Deakin’s new CADET a world-leading facility for Corangamite and Geelong regions

A new, world-leading facility at Deakin University’s Waurn Ponds campus will give regional and rural students greater opportunities to develop a career in engineering.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 16 November 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham
  • The Hon Sarah Henderson MP

Six schools issued with non-compliance notices

The operators of six non-government schools have been issued with notifications of not complying with financial management and governance requirements of the Australian Education Act 2013.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 13 November 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

$840 million to extend 15 hours of preschool for all Australian children

The Turnbull Government will provide $840 million to ensure that all Australian children have access to 15 hours of high-quality preschool education in the year before they start school, Minister…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 13 November 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

VET sector stakeholders endorse government’s deregulation agenda

Stakeholders in Australia’s vocational education and training (VET) sector have strongly endorsed the Australian Government’s deregulation agenda and the national regulator’s implementation of…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 13 November 2015

Ministers:

  • The Hon Luke Hartsuyker MP

Launch of new initiative to empower young people into work

The Australian Government is seeking fresh and innovative ideas to help vulnerable young Australians find and keep a job.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 13 November 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Sky News with David Lipson

E&OE TRANSCRIPT

Release type: Transcript

Date: 12 November 2015

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

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