When One Door Closes: VET's Role in Re-skilling Displaced Workers Research Forum


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National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER)


In addition to hearing the findings from national and international research about how governments and communities are working together to help displaced workers transition to new jobs, the program also featured two interactive panel discussions. Speakers from industry, government and training organisations shared insights from successful training and re-skilling initiatives that lead to successful skills transfer and the attainment of jobs, and the role [vocational education and training] VET plays in re-skilling displaced workers and how the sector is preparing for the future....  [+] Show more

Subjects: Employment; Vocational education and training; Skills and knowledge; Teaching and learning; Industry

Keywords: Displaced worker; Skill development; Retraining; Older worker; Transferable skill

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia; Europe; Denmark

Published: Adelaide, South Australia: NCVER, 2015

Physical description: [1] p. (program) + 4 YouTube videos

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Also called: When One Door Closes: Vocational Education and Training's Role in Re-skilling Displaced Workers

Date: 2015

Place: Melbourne, Victoria

This national research forum was held on Wednesday 18 November 2015 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Individual presentations are indexed at TD/TNC 122.961, TD/TNC 122.962, TD/TNC 122.963 and TD/TNC 122.964.

Resource type: Conference

Document number: TD/TNC 122.960

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