The National Reporting System (NRS) in the workplace


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Author: Watts, Maree; Smith, Robeka


The National Reporting System (NRS) is a measurement tool for the workplace designed to indicate the multiple literacies that an individual may have. It has five levels of competence, six aspects, and indicator numbers relating to each skill area. Workplaces utilising Workplace English Language and Literacy (WELL) funding, are now required to incorporate the NRS to report on the outcomes of their training delivery to the Department of Employment, Education, Training and Youth Affairs (DEETYA). This chapter reports on an NRS mapping project on how it could be used in the workplace. The...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Literacy; Numeracy; Language; Adult and community education; Finance; Management; Employment; Providers of education and training; Workforce development; Research

Keywords: Adult education; Funding; Administration; Workplace; Trainers; Workplace education and training; Measuring instrument

Published: Melbourne, Victoria: Language Australia, 1999

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Pages: pp.119-128

ISBN: 1875578994

Statement of responsibility: Maree Watts & Robeka Smith

Resource type: Book chapter

Document number: TD/TNC 69.259

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