The National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) recently released two reports of interest to training organisations and employers.
Government-funded students and courses 2018: This publication provides a summary of data relating to students, programs, subjects and training providers in Australia’s government-funded vocational education and training (VET) system. In 2018 an estimated 1.1 million students were enrolled in the government-funded vocational education and training (VET) system, a fall of 1.9 per cent from 2017. Read more
School-to-work pathways: This study explores the school-to-work transitions of youth aged 16 to 25 based on the 2006 cohort of the Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth (LSAY Y06). Five pathways were identified. While most young people in the study sample followed a mostly simple higher-education-to-work pathway or early entry to full-time work, the remaining quarter of the sample experienced a more complex journey. Read more