Realising an innovation economy: a practical roadmap to ease the engineering skills shortage in Australia

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Australian National Engineering Taskforce (ANET)


This report to the Federal Government has been prepared by the Australian National Engineering Taskforce (ANET). Specifically the report addresses itself to improving the pipeline of engineers into university, strategies to improve diversity and workforce development and retention. It is intended also to inform the deliberations of the Senate Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Committee’s Inquiry, ‘The shortage of engineering and related employment skills’. This report recommends government action to overcome this crisis and to meet industry needs through: increasing the...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Skills and knowledge; Workforce development; Industry; Labour market; Outcomes

Keywords: Workforce planning; Capacity building; Skill needs; Skill shortage; Skill development; Labour supply; Recommendations

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: Melbourne, Victoria: ANET, 2012

Physical description: 63 p.

Related items: TD/TNC 109.682

On cover: An analysis of of the engineering skills shortage in Australia: practical recommendations for the Australian Government to frame a response by the Australian National Engineering Taskforce (ANET).

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 109.1085

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