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23 November 2021

ENDORSED: AUR, BSB & ICT Cases for Endorsement

PwC’s Skills for Australia are proud to announce that the following Cases for Endorsement have been endorsed by the Skills Ministers. On behalf of our Automotive, Business Services, Information and Communications Technology teams, and the respective Industry Reference Committee Members, we would like to thank all stakeholders who contributed to these projects! To find out more about these […]

11 November 2021

What Will It Take? – A research paper by SVA and AEN, with analysis by PwC, about some possible solutions that may help rebuild career paths for young people

A new collaborative report from PwC, Social Ventures Australia, the Global Apprenticeship Network (Australia) and the Apprentice Employment Network (Victoria) identifies measures that are required to build an apprenticeship system that works in the modern world and remedy Australia’s chronic skills shortages. The What Will It Take report finds that young people in Australia have seen their […]

5 November 2021

Nominations are now open for the Drilling Industry Reference Committee

The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) is calling for nominations from industry stakeholders for the Drilling Industry Reference Committee (IRC). IRCs understand the skills needs of their sector, industry or occupation and play an important role in the national training system. They advise the AISC and ensure training packages meet the needs of employers, […]

27 October 2021

APPROVED: AUR, BSB & ICT Cases for Endorsement

PwC’s Skills for Australia are proud to announce that the following Cases for Endorsement have been approved by the Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) for referral to the Skills Ministers for endorsement. On behalf of our Automotive, Business Services and Information and Communications Technology teams and the respective Industry Reference Committee Members, we would like to […]

18 October 2021

Mental Health and Organisational Disruption

Project overview During the COVID-19 pandemic, the AISC Emergency Response Sub-committee and Department of Education, Skills and Employment (DESE), commissioned the development of a new cross-sectoral skill set to support mental health in the context of organisational disruption. About the skill set The number of people experiencing mental health challenges in the Australian workforce significantly […]

14 April 2021

PUBLIC REVIEW: ICT Projects – In-demand Technologies & Refresh Training in ICT

Draft training products are now available for public review from 13 April to 10 May 2021.

31 March 2021

PUBLIC REVIEW: FNS Project 21A Life Insurance

Provide your feedback on our LIfe Insurance project by 9 April 2021

8 March 2021

NEW ICT Projects: In-demand Technologies & Refresh Training in ICT

In-demand Technologies & Refresh Training in ICT

12 February 2021

Mental Health and Organisational Disruption Skill Set (Critical Skills)

Cross-Sector Mental Health and Organisational Disruption Skill Set and Unit of Competency have been released for public review

29 January 2021

ICT Training Package V7.0 Released

The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Training Package Release 7.0 was released on the National Register on Monday, 18 January 2021.

29 January 2021

Skills Reform Activities

The Australian Government has recently launched a site for Skills Reform activities within our Vocational Education Training (VET) system.

23 December 2020

Happy Holidays: A message from our CEO

Wishing you and your loved ones a safe and restful holiday period.