Sustainability Skills

Climate Change and Skills for Sustainability

The Australian Government is introducing a range of policies to facilitate the transition to a sustainable, low carbon, resource efficient economy. More >>

The Skills Challenge: Skills For Sustainability

Moving to a greener economy will affect jobs across the economy and, in some instances, new industries and new jobs will be created. However, for most workers, this shift will mean learning new skills to do existing jobs in more sustainable ways.

National VET Sector Sustainability Policy and Action Plan 2009-2012
The purpose of the Policy and Action Plan is to provide a national framework for the VET sector to support the development of a productive workforce as industry, government, individuals and the wider community move to a sustainable economy.

Skills for Sustainability in Australia
Moving to a greener economy will change the way Australians live, work and do business.

$400k Toolbox funding to support sustainability and LLN

With funding and support from the Australian Flexible Learning Framework, registered training organisations (RTOs) will develop five new Flexible Learning Toolboxes to support training in sustainable work practices and language, literacy and numeracy (LLN). The five Series 14 Toolboxes are expected to be available from mid-August 2011. More >>

Directory of Government Sustainability / Environment Departments

W: Directory of contact details

National Quality Council (NQC) Publications

Skills for Sustainability - Standards Framework Summary
Skills for Sustainability Stocktake
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Cross-reference: Green Skills

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