Skilling Australia: our apprenticeships challenge


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This podcast features a panel discussion recorded by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) at the National Centre for Vocational Education Research's (NCVER's) August 2008 forum 'Apprenticeships: sustaining Australia's skills base' in Melbourne. The ABC's Peter Mares chaired the session on Australia's skilling issues with panellists Neil Gow, John Hart, Linda Heron and Peter Tighe. It was broadcast on October 3, 2008 as an episode of ABC Radio National's, The National Interest.

Subjects: Apprenticeship; Outcomes; Traineeship; Participation; Skills and knowledge; Labour market; Policy

Keywords: Apprentice; Future; Trainee; Completion; Skill shortage; Training policy

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: [Melbourne, Victoria]: [ABC Radio National], [2008]

Physical description: podcast (54 min., 37 sec.) + transcript (15 p.)

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Date: October 2008

Place: Melbourne, Victoria

Resource type: Conference

Document number: TD/TNC 94.158

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