Competitive tendering and contestable funding in VET: approaches to supporting access and equity: policy research paper


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Allen Consulting Group
National VET Equity Advisory Council (Australia) (NVEAC)


This report presents a review and analysis of competitive tendering and contestability in VET [vocational education and training]. It proposes a number of overarching equity principles and specific guidelines for contestable funding to better support access and participation across the full spectrum of learners, including those who experience disadvantage.

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Subjects: Equity; Finance; Participation; Policy; Research; Students; Vocational education and training

Keywords: Access to education and training; Education and training opportunity; Special needs students; Analysis; Education and training system

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: Melbourne, Victoria: NVEAC, 2011

Physical description: xii, 36 p.

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On cover: June 2011 Report to National VET Equity Advisory Council

Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 105.303

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