Satisfaction with VET overall relies strongly on satisfaction with teaching quality, which is continuously being improved by the sector. Here’s a breakdown of NCVER's key findings.
The effects and future effects of automation and Artificial Intelligence on VET will be highly impactful. With skill demand and supply changes, a stronger focus on digital skills and evolving education requirements, automation is a topic that needs to be discussed.
Assessments tend to be an RTO’s biggest pitfall for ASQA audits, and training organisations are constantly trying to improve student engagement with learning content and online lessons. Learning Plans can be a game-changer for online assessment and lessons.
We know that in VET, the number of women in leadership and management roles is quite high, but women still face everyday challenges that can get sidelined.
Ensuring learners become work-ready is something that the VET industry continuously tries to achieve and improve, and work-based learning (WBL) is one of the most direct ways to achieve this.
Learning Plans can be highly beneficial for your training organisation to achieve high quality training and assessing.
A good student management system (SMS), integrated with a learning management system (LMS) will have certain features that, once used to their full potential, many training organisations can’t live without. Here are 10 important features for your SMS and LMS.
Work based learning is a highly attractive aspect of vocational education and training for learners, as it offers a learning experience that goes beyond the theoretical constraints of classroom-based training.
With his three TED Talks amassing over 90 million views, Robinson has strongly impacted the way people think about and approach education across the globe. We can learn a great deal from him for improving VET.
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey is one of the highest selling business books in the world, and the advice it offers is simple, yet groundbreaking for many. Here’s how you can apply the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People to your training organisation.
The student experience is one of the most important aspects an RTO and its trainers need to consider. Here are 5 tips for how your RTO can optimise the student experience.
There are many benefits to Work Based Learning, but also many challenges. To achieve a successful WBL program, training organisations need the right tools and technology to support their learners and maintain positive relationships with employers.
If you’re a newbie to creating compliant and effective competency-based assessment, here’s a quick guide on how you can get started.
Creating an engaging, positive and effective learning environment is important, but it can be challenging to achieve without the right tools. Here are some actionable ways to keep your learners intellectually active and engaged in an inspiring educational environment.
2021 has been called the year of unlimited potential, growth and positivity moving out of 2020. To take advantage of the hype and take real steps to growth for your training organisation, take a look at these 10 tips for accelerated business growth (pun intended).
We have recently reflected on the year past and although some low points, there was much learning and therefore, some real highlights. Let us share some of our highlights for 2020.
With email, direct messages, and applications like Google Docs stored safely in the cloud, it’s a no-brainer for student management systems to be there too. We’ve cracked some common myths about the mysterious cloud.
2020 – the year of the global COVID-19 pandemic and the chaos that sparked from it. For the VET industry, it was the year of rapid transition to online training and learning. This new year is looking bright for the VET industry.
In the spirit of the Christmas season, we want you to sit back, relax and have a jolly time unpacking this journey to compliance.
Become a 2021 VET funding expert with a clear breakdown of any skills packages and other Government investments on the horizon.
As we begin to head into the New Year, Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) across Australia have one goal in mind: To ensure that they are compliant.
The accelerating change in learner and worker requirements has translated to a future of training that is looking more vibrant than ever.
We know AVETMISS reporting season isn’t necessarily the most relaxing time of the year, but we’re here to make it a lot easier to stay compliant.
Here are some tips for how your RTO can not only survive, but thrive going into 2021 – the year of new opportunities and unlimited possibility.
Training package updates – it’s a love-hate relationship, but it’s a vital one you need to stay on top of.
Having both an SMS and an LMS creates an entire student journey, from enrolment to completion, that you should be able to conduct from anywhere.
With her inspiring passion and ambition throughout her life and career, here are some lessons we can all learn from The Notorious RBG.
We all know the VET sector is lacking when it comes to incorporating digital skills into teaching and learning. With COVID-19 forcing us all to embrace the world of online training and learning, it’s not hard to imagine a near future where digital skills are just as important as the foundation skills.
This year, NCVER’s ‘No Frills’ event was held online. The event highlighted how much Australia’s economy relies on the successful transition of workers from training to job.
We often assign risk-taking to fearless entrepreneurs, and risk-takers are seen as daredevils. But we have forgotten the success that could come from taking a risk could be much more bountiful than if we are complacent.
NCVER’s Vocational Voices podcast with Dr. Tabatha Griffin, Simon Walker and Steve Davis discusses if online VET is a good course of action.
The new National VET Regulatory Amendment has altered some of the compliance rules surrounding RTOs and the way ASQA deals with compliance.
The current way of assessing using paper and a ball-point pen in a standardised format is slowly eroding—and has been for years.
With any vocational education program, moving to online learning is a huge challenge. It’s even more challenging when a program relies on practical work for students to succeed.
If you’re an RTO who doesn’t offer VSLs right now but want to, here’s a breakdown on how to become a VSL provider.