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…
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.
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.
Keynote address, Higher Education Round Table Awards Dinner, Melbourne
E&OE… SIMON BIRMINGHAM: It is a pleasure to be with you tonight.
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).
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…
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.
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.
$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…
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…
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.
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