Skills for Australia


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Author: Dawkins, J. S.; Holding, A. C.


This Australian Commonwealth government policy statement presents the approach and program directions and priorities in the fields of employment, education and training for 1987-88. It is presented in two parts. Part one outlines the government's approach to aligning the education and training system to the new requirements for skills generated by the major economic challenges facing Australia. Government objectives and priorities are explained for the following areas: increased participation in education and training; quality and structure of education and training; distribution of...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Vocational education and training; Youth; Apprenticeship; Disadvantaged; Skills and knowledge; Governance; Finance; Providers of education and training; Workforce development

Keywords: Skill development; Government role; Budget; TAFE; Training within industry

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australian Government Publishing Service, 1987

Physical description: ix, 102 p.

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ISBN: 0644066687

Statement of responsibility: Circulated by the Honourable J. S. Dawkins, MP and the Honourable A. C. Holding, MP [Dawkins report]

Resource type: Government information

Rights: Copyright Commonwealth of Australia reproduced by permission

Document number: TD/LMR 85.648

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