We have yet another edition of our weekly digest to share with you. We have created summaries of our 5 most popular links for the week as well as reposting the links to all of the other great resources we have found. You’re sure to find a great resources or article in our mix. Please leave any comments in the section below.
Free TRANZnet Conference Registration
We announced earlier this month that we will be giving away a gift valued at $1,100 with ANY 4 Training Resources that are purchased in one transaction throughout June. For this month when you purchase 4 Training Resources in one transaction you will receive:
- One Full Conference Registration (Includes all functions) to the 2014 Annual Conference hosted by TRANZnet, valued at $590; and
- One Luxe King Room at the Crown Metropol for 2 nights (6th & 7th of August 2014),valued at $520.
The TRANZnet 2014 Annual Conference will showcase speakers from Regulators, Industry Skills Councils, Industry Bodies and Business Leaders. The Conference will also have discussion panels and professional development workshops on subjects such as National Assessment Instruments, Language and Numeracy in the VET Sector, Chain of Responsibility, validation of assessment tools and much more.
Importantly, the Conference and it’s functions will offer you the opportunity to network with industry leaders, as well as your peers.
eLearning Support Services | Department of Training & Workforce Development
The Department of Training and Workforce Development host a range of events and workshops in a range of e-learning topics. These include online frameworks, e-learning support services and virtual room for online events. Check out their events calendar for some great e-learning and LLN workshops.
2014 National VET Conference | Velg Training
The Velg Training 2014 National VET Conference is an amazing opportunity for all stakeholders in the Australian VET Industry to get together for some great professional development and networking. Safe Work Resources is proud to announce that as Platinum Sponsors of this conference we will be giving away a brand new car! All the details for this competition can be found here. With the great competitions aside there is an amazing line up of speakers, sessions and presentations set for this years conference. Be sure to take advantage of the early bird registration specials available!
Qualification Utilisation: Occupational Outcomes – Overview | NCVER
The latest paper from the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) explores the reasons behind apprenticeship attrition rates.Understanding the non-completion of apprentices puts forward that the key reasons for non-completion are generally employment related reasons. Off the job training was shown to have little impact on an apprentice choosing not to complete their apprenticeship. Read more on our Weekend Read summary of this paper here.
No Frills 2014 | NCVER
The ‘No Frills’ annual conference brings together researchers and practitioners in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector to present, discuss and share information about key issues confronting the sector. This professional development opportunity will run from the 9-11 of July in Melbourne. With a great range of keynote speakers, workshops, presentations, and networking activities this conference is one that you can’t miss. To find out more information or register follow the above link.
Understanding the Non-Completion of Apprentices | NCVER
Online training records on the way | Hon Ian Macfarlane
The Deadly Sins of Webinars | Insources
Getting Started with eLearning | VET Development Centre
Incentives for Relocating to Regional Australia: Estimates Using a Choice Experiment | NCVER
An Exploration of Labour Mobility in Mining and Construction: Who Moves and Why
Win a New Car at the 2014NVC | Safe Work Resources