Month: March 2018

VET and Community Education’s role in regional development

Community Education and VET providers are important local resources. In addition to helping meet personal aspirations and providing options for local study they play a vital role in their region’s economic development and supporting an aging workforce. Two recent reports have looked at these two latter issues. The first, by Community Colleges Australia (CCA), is …

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In the year 2030: VET and its role

While vocational education has arguably had its fair share of issues and bad press of late, there is much in its future that is positive too. Innovation and Science Australia’s (ISA) vision is that Australia “has a world-leading education system that equips all Australians with the skills and knowledge relevant to 2030.” Their recent paper …

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