These collections bring together publications and resources from both current and historical Australian vocational education and training (VET) research and workforce development programs.

This collection brings together current and historical publications relating to the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF), the national policy for regulated qualifications in the Australian education and training system. This includes all versions of the framework, consultation and research papers, and pertinent articles and reports. See Getting to know VET overview: Australian Qualifications Framework in the VET Knowledge Bank for more information about the AQF.

The Framework

Previous versions of the AQF

AQF publications

All AQF publications

Australian Qualifications Framework Council (AQFC) publications

Australian Qualifications Framework Advisory Board (AQFAB) publications

Other related publications

The Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth (LSAY) is a study that follows young Australians over 10 years, from their mid-teens to mid-twenties, as they move through school to further study, work and beyond. Publications from this program are available from the LSAY website. This collection brings together other publications that draw on LSAY data.

LSAY data related publications

These collections contain publications and resources available in VOCEDplus from three separate language, literacy and numeracy programs:

  • The Adult Literacy and Numeracy Australian Research Consortium was a national collaboration between university-based centres in each state for research into adult literacy and numeracy.

ALNARC publications

  • The primary objective of the Adult Literacy National Project was to fund and promote research, resources and projects in the field of adult literacy in Australia.

ALNP resources

  • The Workplace English Language and Literacy Programme aimed to assist Australian organisations to train workers in English language, literacy and numeracy skills.

WELL resources

This collection brings together publications from NCVER's Community of Practice program, Academic Scholarship program, and the Building Researcher Capacity initiative.

CoP publications

Reframing the Future was a major VET workforce development initiative of the Australian, State and Territory Governments implemented from 1997 to 2008.

All Reframing the Future publications

Core idea publications