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VET in school students: characteristics and post-school employment and training experiences
This paper provides an up-to-date picture of trends in the uptake of VET in Schools (VETiS) programs, the profile and participation of students who undertake VETiS programs, and the level and type of qualifications that are undertaken.
Internet job postings: preliminary skills analysis
This technical report outlines the collection and analyses of internet job-postings data, how they compare with other sources of data and their limitations.
Do course durations matter to training quality and outcomes?
This study investigates the relationship between VET course durations and training quality and outcomes.
VET for secondary school students: post-school employment and further training destinations
This research looks at secondary school students who undertook a VET for Secondary School Students (VfSSS) program in 2011 and investigates whether they are in work and/or further studies five years later (2016), and the extent to which their VfSSS studies are linked to these...
Incorporating digital skills into VET delivery: good practice guide
This good practice guide is intended to provide advice on incorporating digital skills into VET delivery for VET providers and policy-makers. A forum convened by NCVER in late 2019 has helped shape this guide.
Teaching digital skills: implications for VET educators
This good practice guide focuses on the implications for VET educators of the increasing need to include digital skills in VET delivery.
VET for secondary school students: acquiring an array of technical and non-technical skills
This study is the first of a suite of projects aimed at understanding the value of VET delivered to secondary school students for their post-school employment and training destinations. Statistical analysis presents the quantity and type of VET programs undertaken by students in secondary schools...
The role and function of small VET providers
The number and type of providers delivering vocational education and training (VET) in Australia is almost as varied as the types of students they serve and the training they deliver. Given the number of small VET providers in the system, NCVER wanted to get a...
Completion rates for group training organisations and direct employers: how do they compare?
This study investigates the impact of group training organisations' additional support services on contract completion rates and how these compare with the rates for apprentices and trainees placed with direct employers. Many direct employers also provide pastoral care and support to their apprentices, but such...
Measuring STEM in vocational education and training
The concept of ‘STEM’ (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) has influenced many education and workforce strategies and policies. Generally, the focus has been on how the school and university sectors can help equip the workforce with the STEM-related skills and knowledge considered necessary for the...