Employers' perspectives on training: three industries


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Author: Shah, Chandra


This report investigates employer perspectives of workforce training, across three industries (red meat processing, road freight transport, and international freight forwarding) in both urban and regional areas. The findings provide an insight into the factors which influence employers' training decisions and practices. The report is one part of a larger suite of research, which broadly examines employer-supported training in Australia. This is an important topic because such training accounts for the majority of adult education delivered in all Organisation for Economic Co-operation and...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Industry; Vocational education and training; Providers of education and training; Participation

Keywords: Employers; Decision making; Relevance of education and training; On the job training; Skill upgrading; Staff development; Training investment; Urban; Regional

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: Adelaide, South Australia: NCVER, 2017

Physical description: 29 p.

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Related items: TD/TNC 129.49

ISBN: 9781925173796

For further information on this topic, see the related report, 'Analysis of National Workforce Development Fund training in the transport and logistics industry'. It is indexed in VOCEDplus at TD/TNC 129.49.

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Document number: TD/TNC 127.06

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