Creating vocational streams: what will it take?

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Author: Yu, Serena

Abstract:

Vocational streams have the potential to increase workforce capability and address issues such as skill shortages. This report builds on previous research by the author and looks at how social partners could facilitate vocational streams in four industry areas - agriculture, financial services, community services, and healthcare and engineering. While they vary across the industries, findings include improving employers' understanding of mid-level skills and increasing their appreciation of how highly capable individuals are developed and retained as well as improving the scope for...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Employment; Industry; Labour market; Qualifications; Skills and knowledge; Governance; Outcomes

Keywords: Education and training reform; Relevance of education and training; Skill development

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: Adelaide, South Australia: NCVER, 2015

Physical description: 43 p.

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http://www.ncver.edu.au/publications/2785.html

ISBN: 9781925173147

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 120.01

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