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Stop the rorts: $30 million crackdown looms for vocational sector's dodgy training providers | theage.com.au

Stop the rorts: $30 million crackdown looms for vocational sector's dodgy training providers | theage.com.au | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
Dodgy short courses – in which "qualifications" can be obtained within days – will be stamped out under a "zero-tolerance" ...
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'Harassed' into debt: Dodgy colleges still target vulnerable students, inquiry told

'Harassed' into debt: Dodgy colleges still target vulnerable students, inquiry told | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
Despite federal and state efforts to crack down on unethical private training colleges, vulnerable students are still being 'harassed' into debt and dodgy courses, a Senate inquiry has been told.
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Senate TAFE Inquiry: AEU gives evidence on privatisation

At a Senate Inquiry today in Canberra, AEU federal TAFE secretary, Pat Forward gave evidence on the consequences of VET privatisation.
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Cleaning up after the spillage - The Australian

Cleaning up after the spillage
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Having a half: Victoria's skills minister Steve Herbert yesterday released the terms of reference for his review of VET funding headed by ex-Holmsglen boss Bruce Mackenzie.
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Vocational education funding drops 8pc

Vocational education funding drops 8pc | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
As calls grow to fix the problems in vocational education, governments are pulling money out, preferring to spend it on schools and higher education.
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Wodonga TAFE Creative Sanctuary 2.0 Ep1

Sanctuary is BACK! We've streamlined the production and made the show all about class. If you are a creative student at TAFE -- you NEED to watch Sanctuary.
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States willing to put VET in Canberra's lap

States willing to put VET in Canberra's lap | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
A handover of vocational education to Canberra could end decades of confusion and duplication between the two levels of government.
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Victorian VET Sector Snapshots

Victorian VET Sector Snapshots | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
From the Mackenzie Review .......................................................................................................................................  
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Victorian training costs blow out in professions with under-supply of jobs | theage.com.au

Victorian training costs blow out in professions with under-supply of jobs | theage.com.au | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
The state government has spent more than $100 million training thousands of people in professions with little prospect of a job after graduating.
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TAFE chairs form new lobby group | The Australian - The Australian

TAFE chairs form new lobby group | The Australian - The Australian | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
Lobbying for TAFE is set to be ramped up with the creation of TAFE Chairs Australia that will bring together a common voice for lobbying for the public training sector.
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AEU : ​Private vocational training shonks exposed as TAFE faces more cuts

AEU : ​Private vocational training shonks exposed as TAFE faces more cuts | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
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Vocational education, the biggest get-rich quick scheme in Australia

Vocational education, the biggest get-rich quick scheme in Australia | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
It's grown from nothing to costing taxpayers $4 billion this year, and growing fast, and there are few controls. Now the salesmen and shysters are in charge of ...
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TAFE shake-up: federal government pushes for vocational education takeover

TAFE shake-up: federal government pushes for vocational education takeover | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
State governments would be stripped of responsibility for funding TAFE colleges under a growing push for a federal takeover of responsibilities ...
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Vocational colleges preying on retirees in trawl for government cash

Vocational colleges preying on retirees in trawl for government cash | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
 Warwick Martell wonders why, at 87 and firmly retired, the Victorian government would pay to equip him with computer skills for the workforce of the ...
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Stop the rorts: $30 million crackdown looms for vocational sector's dodgy training providers

Stop the rorts: $30 million crackdown looms for vocational sector's dodgy training providers | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
Dodgy short courses – in which "qualifications" can be obtained within days – will be stamped out under a "zero-tolerance" ...
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VET info withheld

Victoria In a war of words suggesting a rumoured regulatory reconciliation may be some way off, Victoria has accused the commonwealth of withholding information about dodgy training providers. Victorian Skills Minister Steve Herbert said the federal
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Federal takeover of VET on the cards - The Aust...

Federal takeover of VET on the cards - The Aust... | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
“A federal takeover of the vocational education system is on the cards with state and territory leaders saying it has huge implications for the future economy.”
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Grants on the books for South West TAFE

Grants on the books for South West TAFE | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
An innovative Program at South West TAFE has been allocated $1.6 million to get 270 people skilled up for jobs in growing industries.
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Call for classification system to rate quality Victorian training organisations - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Call for classification system to rate quality Victorian training organisations - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
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Victorian VET Issues Paper

Victorian VET Issues Paper | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
The Victorian VET Funding Review has released an Issues Paper, ahead of making its final report to the Victorian government, due at the end of A...
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