NCVER Research Forum – When one door closes: VET's role in re-skilling displaced workers
Wednesday 18 November, 10am-4pm, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
The Australian economy is changing with significant job losses in traditional manufacturing and rapidly evolving technological advancements driving industry restructuring resulting in the decline of some jobs and the emergence of others.
The National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) is hosting a one-day research forum on vocational education and training's vital role in successfully training and re-skilling workers.
The dynamic program features:
- National and international research about how governments and communities are helping displaced workers transition to new jobs
- Examples of successful training and re-skilling community initiatives for displaced workers
- Interactive Q&A discussion sessions.