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Calls for ‘Skills for all Australians’ to include ag focus

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NCVER - Did you know? A guide to vocational education and training in Australia

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RT @NCVER: Did you know? A guide to vocational education and training in Australia: The Australian vocational education and...
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Monash Council Supports Concession Fares for International Students - Media Releases - City of Monash

Monash Council Supports Concession Fares for International Students - Media Releases - City of Monash | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it
Monash City Council - Media Releases: Monash Council Supports Concession Fares for International Students. (We have thrown our support behind @ACPET_national's call for concession fares for int'l students, what do you think?
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Oubound student programs need more funding

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TAFE spruiks flexible learning | B and T (Australia ...

TAFE spruiks flexible learning. TAFE Open Learning has launched a new campaign encouraging students to embrace flexibile online and long-distance learning options provided by TAFE.
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Liberals should stand by promise to TAFE - Cumberland Courier Newspapers

Liberals should stand by promise to TAFE - Cumberland Courier Newspapers | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it
Liberals should stand by promise to TAFECumberland Courier NewspapersIN the Seaforth TAFE plebiscite, Manly ratepayers voted overwhelmingly 69.5 per cent to re-open the TAFE. Manly Council's resolution, which is current, is to re-open it.
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College Education and the Job Market - Does a Skills Gap Exist? - Online College CoursesOnline College Courses

College Education and the Job Market - Does a Skills Gap Exist? - Online College CoursesOnline College Courses | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it

Amidst the many articles and reports about the current state of the economy, another trend is emerging that may have a direct bearing on the degree program …Whether you're looking to earn a degree or just take classes for personal learning, we have...interesting discussion even if it focusses on higher ed in the USA and not VET in Australia.

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Competition takes edge of TAFE funding - The Australian

Competition takes edge of TAFE funding - The Australian | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it
Competition takes edge of TAFE fundingThe AustralianCompetitively allocated training funds increased by 67 per cent in the two years to 2010, while directly allocated funds the main TAFE income increased by just 10 per cent.
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Asian engagement beyond beer and beaches

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Victoria-India partnership boosts teacher training - Times of India

Victoria-India partnership boosts teacher training - Times of India | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it
Victoria-India partnership boosts teacher trainingTimes of IndiaMUMBAI: Maharashtra's Minister for Higher and Technical Education, Rajesh Tope and Victoria's Minister for Innovation, Services and Small Business, Louise Asher discussed new...
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Vocation education completion rates – interview with Sandra ...

Only about 30% of students enrolling in a vocational education (VET) course complete a qualification. About 50% of trainees and apprentices complete their training. This has been constant now for many years.
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Australia sits at rock bottom for uni funding

Australia sits at rock bottom for uni funding | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it

And VET fundin is even lower.

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Importance Of Professional Skills | News blog

Odds are that they have much more professional skills than you have. Gaining these types of abilities is not as tough as you might believe it to be. In the event you are watchful, you may pick up click here while on the job. Should really be called 'practical skills".

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Radical reform program to tackle skills shortage

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Nine months in trade school. Job guaranteed.

Nine months in trade school. Job guaranteed. | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it

As demand for high-skilled workers spikes, some manufacturing trade schools are smashing records and boasting 100% job placement for students. (Nine months in trade school. Job guaranteed. Interesting article about the US where the economy is way worse that Aus.

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Skills, not drills, for survival - Sydney Morning Herald

Skills, not drills, for survival - Sydney Morning Herald | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it

Sydney Morning HeraldSkills, not drills, for survivalSydney Morning HeraldYou have no oil, no iron ore, no forests, no diamonds, no gold, just a few small deposits of coal and natural gas - and because of that you developed the habits and culture ... Once again knowledge and skills are highlighted as a requirement for a strong economy not just the ability to dig things out fo the ground and sell them.

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5 Things Women Should Never Say When Negotiating

5 Things Women Should Never Say When Negotiating | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it
Women still make less than men, but by learning some tricks of negotiation, they can help level the playing field. (How can you improve your business negotiating skills?
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Education System: A High Quality Training for Vocational Education ...

People now recognized the importance of having high quality training and assessment services for those who are clients of Australia's vocational education and training system. Conditions and standards are now being given as an initial ...
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Liberals should stand by promise to TAFE - The Manly Daily

Liberals should stand by promise to TAFEThe Manly DailyIN the Seaforth TAFE plebiscite, Manly ratepayers voted overwhelmingly 69.5 per cent to re-open the TAFE. Manly Council's resolution, which is current, is to re-open it.
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Prime Minister Julia Gillard urges nation to learn a trade - Herald Sun

Prime Minister Julia Gillard urges nation to learn a trade - Herald Sun | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it
Prime Minister Julia Gillard urges nation to learn a tradeHerald SunWarning that millions of workers are missing out on higher wages, the Prime Minister said a TAFE certificate or diploma could be worth up to $10000 a year.
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Renovating Australia's apprenticeship scheme

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Davis warns universities must adapt to survive

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Do you leverage these essential skills of a learning leader ...

Do you leverage these essential skills of a learning leader ... | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it
Learning Leader Scans the Horizon. This is the second part of a post I started recently on 7 Essential Skills and Tactics for Learning Leaders. You can read about the first four skills/tactics in the earlier post.
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How to Be More Effective at Work: Develop Your Soft Skills ...

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How effective are your "soft skills" at work? By Ronald E. Riggio, Ph.D.... soft skills - must be flavour of the month?

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5 Ways In Which Your Observations Skills Can Get You Success ...

5 Ways In Which Your Observations Skills Can Get You Success ... | Australian Institute for Professional Practitioners in Vocational Education and Training | Scoop.it

If you thought observation skills are nothing but the ability to observe others and manage them, you are wrong. Observation skills can help you achieve success and enable you to make better decisions in work and in life in general. More  'practical advice" at least people are now recognising that non-tangible skills are important.

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