The VTA is Victoria's peak body for the public providers of vocational education and training in Victoria. We have as our members all of Victoria's TAFE Institutes, four Victorian dual-sector Universities, and an Associate member, AMES. VTA engages its members in developing, supporting and advocating policies and practices that progress and sustain their interests.
New Standards for NVR Registered organisations can be accessed at http://www.asqa.gov.au/about-asqa/national-vet-regulation/standards-for-nvr-registered-training-organisations.html
Consultations have opened on the Australian Government review of training packages and accredited courses. More information https://consult.industry.gov.au/vet-reform/training-packages-review. VTA is convening a focus group for VTA members on December 16. To register ring VTA 03 9639 8100.
Consultations have opened on the Australian Government review of industry engagement in training package development. More information http://www.vetreform.industry.gov.au/files/TowardsContestableModel-.pdf. VTA is convening a focus group for VTA members on December 16. To register ring VTA 03 9639 8100
The Department of Immigration and Border Protection will be holding consultation meetings around Australia on the deregulation of the skilled migration and temporary activity visa programs. The purpose of this phase of consultations is to provide stakeholders with a proposed visa framework, which has been shaped after the department held a number of initial forums introducing the review and responses from the discussion paper, Reviewing the Skilled Migration and 400 Series Visa Programmes.
Melbourne Mon 8 December 2.30 – 4.00pm
Melbourne Tues 9 December 9.30 – 11.00 or 2.30 – 4.00pm
Department of Immigration and Border Protection
Casselden Place, Level 25, No.1 Conference Room, Melbourne City
RSVP to email@example.com
Australian vocational education and training statistics: financial information 2013. This publication provides information on how public vocational education and training (VET) in Australia is financed and where the money is spent. The publication is based on 2013 data provided by the Australian state and territory departments responsible for administering public funds for Australia's VET system. Copies of Australian vocational education and training statistics: Financial information 2013, are available from http://www.ncver.edu.au/publications/2760.html
- Latest research releases:
Readiness to meet demand for skills: a study of five growth industries. http://www.ncver.edu.au/publications/2759.html
- Apprentices and trainees:
Australian vocational education and training statistics: apprentices and trainees - early trend estimates 2014, September quarter. This publication presents early estimates of apprentice and trainee commencements for the September quarter 2014. Indicative information about this quarter is presented here; the most recent figures are estimated, taking into account reporting lags that occur at the time of data collection. Copies of Apprentices and trainees 2014 - early trend estimates, September quarter, are available from http://www.ncver.edu.au/publications/2764.html
Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE (NMIT) has been rebranded as Melbourne Polytechnic. The TAFE’s nine campuses — in Fairfield, Eden Park, Heidelberg, Kyneton, Broadmeadows, Preston, Ararat, Collingwood and Epping — will be renamed.
VTA 2014 State Conference : presentations
Victorian Teacher - Trainer of the Year
The Victorian TAFE Association is proud to once more sponsor the Victorian Training Awards Victorian Teacher/Trainer of the Year. Congratulations to the 2014 winner Julie Wray-McCann from Bendigo Kangan Institute.
VicSuper are principal sponsors
of the VTA Annual State Conference and the
VTA HR Network Meetings
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