The VET era: equipping Australia's workforce for the future digital economy


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This report is the product of a joint project undertaken by CSIRO and TAFE Queensland which investigates how the vocational education and training (VET) sector can best support Australia's future workforce in the context of evolving skill needs and forthcoming digital disruption. The VET sector provides Australians with the skills they need to participate in the labour market and Australia's industries with the workers they need to drive the national economy. However, as digital technology becomes increasingly ubiquitous, business models and employment models are being disrupted and...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Vocational education and training; Skills and knowledge; Technology; Workforce development; Policy; Labour market; Outcomes; Lifelong learning

Keywords: Labour demand; Labour supply; Future; Policy implications; Skill development; Technological change; Skill analysis; Skill needs

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: [Clayton, South Victoria?]: CSIRO, 2016

Physical description: 57 p.

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Also called: The vocational education and training era: equipping Australia's workforce for the future digital economy

On cover: Report for TAFE Queensland

Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 125.450

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