Building the capabilities of the travel, tourism and hospitality workforce

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Author: Ackehurst, Maree; Loveder, Phil


This paper identifies issues to be considered in ensuring the education and training system can respond to emerging skills demand in the travel, tourism and hospitality industry. Improving the perception of this industry as a career of choice is important with particular attention paid to promoting the skilling of existing workers and developing the information and communication technology space. The paper highlights that stronger partnerships between training providers, business and industry peak bodies will be vital to these developments.

Published abstract.

Subjects: Industry; Workforce development; Skills and knowledge; Career development; Vocational education and training; Participation; Labour market; Employment; Apprenticeship; Traineeship; Statistics; Sustainability

Keywords: Skill development; Capacity building; Data analysis

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: Adelaide, South Australia: NCVER, 2015

Physical description: 26 p.

Access item:,-tourism-and-hospitality-workforce

Date: 2015

Place: Sydney, New South Wales

ISBN: 9781925173192

Resource type: Conference

Call number: TD/TNC 120.07

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