The future of Australian apprenticeships: report of the stakeholder forum

Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly version

Permanent URL for this page:

Author: Couldrey, Margo; Loveder, Phil


The future of Australian apprenticeships stakeholder forum was hosted by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) in conjunction with the Australian Government Department of Education and Training in Canberra on 25 October, 2016. The aims of the forum were to stimulate thinking and robust discussion on the future of apprenticeships in Australia and to identify the potential future activities and actions that would enable apprenticeships to continue to service industry workforce needs and contribute to national productivity and growth. The forum was attended by over...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Apprenticeship; Outcomes; Performance; Industry; Participation; Vocational education and training; Workforce development

Keywords: Completion; Opinion; Relevance of education and training

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: Adelaide, South Australia: NCVER, 2017

Physical description: 48 p.

Access item:

Date: 2016

Place: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

ISBN: 9781925173772

The three essays are: (1) Benefits and value - 'What is required for Australia to strengthen its value and commitment to a quality apprenticeship system?' by Megan Lilly; (2) Attraction - 'In the future, how can apprenticeships be designed to make them more attractive to individuals and employers?' by David Carney; (3) Retention and completion - 'What needs to happen for retention and completion to be increased and who is responsible?' by Alan Waldron.

Resource type: Conference

Rights: With the exception of the Commonwealth Coat of Arms, the Department's logo, any material protected by a trade mark and where otherwise noted all material presented in this document is provided under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia licence. To view a copy of the licence visit:

Call number: TD/TNC 126.22

Show Extra Info
QR Code for