Apprentices and trainees: how well do we estimate our data?

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NCVER estimates the numbers of contracts of training that commence, complete, cancel/withdraw, re-commence, expire or suspend or are in-training at the time these events occur. This is because it takes up to one year for commencements and completions and up to two years for cancellations/withdrawals for complete information about these events to appear in the national collection, due to reporting lags. NCVER has committed to reviewing the accuracy and reliability of the methodology employed in the estimation process on a quarterly basis. In doing so, stakeholders can be assured on a...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Vocational education and training; Participation; Apprenticeship; Traineeship; Statistics

Keywords: Statistical analysis; Statistical data; Statistical method

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: Adelaide, South Australia: NCVER, 2018

Physical description: webinar (38 min.)

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Related items: TD/TNC 130.19

Statement of responsibility: Presenters: Nadine Schuil, Brian Harvey and Glenn Varona; Chair: Tracy Davey

This webinar was held on Tuesday 20 February 2018.
The associated publication 'A guide to the Apprentices and trainees estimates review dashboard' is available in VOCEDplus at TD/TNC 130.19.

Resource type: Audiovisual

Call number: TD/TNC 131.50

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