The Hon Steve Irons MP
- Assistant Minister for Vocational Education, Training and Apprenticeships
The Hon Steve Irons was sworn in as Assistant Minister for Vocational Education, Training and Apprenticeships on 29 May 2019.
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National Defence Industry Skilling and Workforce Summit
*Check against delivery* Thank you to Dr Kearnan for the warm introduction.
Shining a light on Australia’s best in vocational education and training
Australia’s world-class vocational education and training sector is in the spotlight, with the finalists for the 2019 Australian Training Awards revealed today.
Doorstop - Randwick, NSW
Topics: National Careers Ambassador; infrastructure programmes; Syria and Turkey; NSW and QLD bushfires; Drought; Dams and water infrastructure.
Skilling our naval shipbuilding workforce
*Check against delivery* It’s a pleasure to join you this morning to discuss how we can create the future workforce to support naval shipbuilding in Australia.
Ministers announce changes to the Australian Skills Quality Authority
The Australian Government today announced reforms to the agency responsible for regulating the vocational education and training sector, the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA).
What are you waiting for: Adult Learners’ Week 2019
Adult Learners’ Week has kicked off with the theme for this year’s event ‘What are you waiting for?’ promoting the idea that there’s no time like the present to transform your life through…
TAFE Directors Australia Convention 2019, Brisbane
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National Skills Week event at Pan Pacific Perth
Australian Government support for apprenticeships programs and the vocational education and training (VET) sector were in the spotlight today at a National Skills Week event at the Pan Pacific…
Employer Partner Program attracts high flyers
The Morrison Government today launched its Employer Partner Program at the QantasLink hangar in Perth as part of National Skills Week.
Jobs of the future celebrated at Melbourne’s Metro Academy in National Skills Week
As part of National Skills Week, Assistant Minister for Vocational Education, Training and Apprenticeships, the Hon Steve Irons MP, toured the Metro Academy’s simulated track and signal area that…
Skills to weather any storm: National Skills Week
Melbourne Storm heroes Suliasi Vunivalu and Brandon Smith today attended an event at AAMI Park to promote Australia’s Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector, alongside the Hon Steve Irons…
Expert panel to advise on the future of Vocational Education and Training
As part of the Morrison Government’s commitment to revitalise vocational education and training (VET), an independent expert advisory panel has been established.