Skills and Training


The following is a list of all the news items that are associated with Skills and Training.

Human Services and Digital Technology Pilots commence

News | 13 February 2020

On 31 January 2020 Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business, Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash and Assistant Minister for Vocational Education, Training and Apprenticeships, The Hon Steve Irons MP announced the commencement of the first two Skills Organisation Pilots. ...

Online resources help young people decide their next step

News | 28 January 2020

Schools, teachers, parents, employers and career educators can now freely access resources to help secondary students make informed decisions about their future careers and study options. 

Vocational education's night of nights

News | 27 November 2019

On 21 November, almost 800 people gathered in Brisbane at the Convention and Exhibition Centre on South Bank to celebrate the annual Australian Training Awards. 

Boosting future skills for the mining industry

News | 19 November 2019

A new mining Skills Organisation pilot will work with industry to make sure workers have the right skills to match future mining needs.

Collaboration key to strengthening skills and careers sectors

News | 11 November 2019

More than 1,000 people from over 600 organisations across Australia have so far participated in stakeholder consultation and co-design to strengthen and modernise the skills and careers sectors. 

Skills Commissioner to help strengthen vocational education and training

News | 23 October 2019

Former Chief Economist of the Business Council of Australia, Adam Boyton, has been appointed as the Interim National Skills Commissioner.

New institute to better guide people to training and careers

News | 17 October 2019

The National Careers Institute has been established to simplify and strengthen Australia’s career development system, so Australians can get the career information and support they need.

Scott Cam named National Careers Ambassador

News | 13 October 2019

Business owner, former apprentice and television presenter Scott Cam has been named the National Careers Ambassador.

Co-designing the National Skills Commission, National Careers Institute and Skills Organisation Pilots

News | 1 October 2019

Release of the Northern Territory Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Request for Tender

News | 16 August 2019

A taste of Australian skills on the international stage

News | 13 April 2018

New website and online tool to support VET delivered to secondary students

News | 10 March 2016