May 2011

Skills Australia Information Sessions

On 3 May 2011, Skills Australia released its report, Skills for Prosperity – a roadmap for vocational education and training and is now holding information sessions in all capital cities to outline the rationale for the proposed VET reform and key recommendations of this report. More >>

Indigenous Youth Career Pathways

Minister for Indigenous Employment and Economic Development, Mark Arbib, launched the 4 year, $50.7m Indigenous Youth Careers Pathways Program on 16 May 2011 to give up to 6400 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students the opportunity to get a school-based traineeship. More >>

Resource Generator closes 10 June

The Resource Generator site will cease to operate from 10 June 2011, as funding for this service has ceased. Prior to that date, download any content or materials on the Resource Generator required as there will be no provision for access after 10 June 2011. Visit www.resourcegenerator.gov.au

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