Occupational training

1 February 2017

This summary paper outlines the views presented at a symposium, held in August 2016, concerning the reform of national training products, training packages and accredited courses.

19 October 2016

No young person must be allowed to leave school to nothing - no job, no further training, no hope. The Salvation Army is issuing this challenge to the New Zealand community in this report, focused...

17 August 2016

Examines motivations for training apprentices in both Australia and Germany, and explores how these countries compare when dealing with their respective institutional arrangements for...

17 June 2016

Assesses the impact of NCVER's research against two themes: the role of apprenticeships in a modern economy and the nature of vocations and competencies required by industry.

24 May 2016

Provides a comprehensive history of events at Fiskville and in doing so attempts to uncover the truth of what happened at the site.

17 March 2016

This report examines the impact of Australia's temporary work visa programs on the Australian labour market and on the temporary work visa holders.

31 October 2015

This is the third of five annual reports that, together, constitute the Ministry of Education's annual publication Profile & Trends: New Zealand's Tertiary Education Sector.

23 July 2015

Demonstrating that professional development really works for the Australian Not-for-Profit sector, this report presents seven key findings which show that developing NFP employees and volunteers...

9 June 2015

Skill distinctions need to change to give greater recognition to interpersonal skills in technical occupations.

Davies, Lisa

Review(s) of: Improving working as learning, by Alan Felstead, Alison Fuller, Nick Jewson and Lorna Unwin Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, 2009, ISBN: 978-0-415-49646-9; $41.95; 225 pages (pbk.).