Training

May 2017

Program for parents to return to the workforce expanded – May 2017

Filed under: Employment and Education, Employment, Training, Politics, Australian Politics,

The federal Government says it will invest $263 million to provide training and support to assist thousands of Australian parents return to the workforce.

July 2016

Pre-apprenticeship training plan proposed – July 2016

Filed under: Employment and Education, Training, Politics, Elections,

Labor says that if it wins the election “we won’t let Australians fall behind because there is a gap between the skills they have and the ones employers are looking for”.

June 2016

Labor promises more apprenticeships – June 2016

Filed under: Employment and Education, Employment, Training, Politics, Elections,

The ALP says a Labor Government after July 2 will boost apprenticeships across the country, giving more Australians the opportunity to gain real skills and a good job.

May 2016

Not for Profit sector Parliament and Politics - May 2016: Federal Budget 2016 - Youth employment

Filed under: Employment and Education, Employment, Training, Politics, Budget,

ACOSS CEO Dr Cassandra Goldie ACOSS CEO said, “We are very pleased to see the new approach to helping young people into paid work.”

May 2015

New industry training model established – May

Filed under: Australian Politics, Training,

The Assistant Minister for Education and Training, Simon Birmingham, has announced a new model for Training Product Development for Australian Industry.

August 2014

Training: Government seeks feedback on planned Industry Skills Fund

Filed under: Australian Politics, Training,

The federal Government is seeking feedback on the design and implementation of its new Industry Skills Fund - a $476 million program.