none

Skills Forum: be a part of major change

31-08-2010
by 
in 

 

Here is your chance to make a big difference to the future of manufacturing in Australia. Australian industry is facing its worst ever skills crisis and a solution must be found.
 
Industry Update in association with NSW State Training Services is hosting a ground-breaking Skills Forum as part of National Manufacturing Week at the Sydney Showground, Homebush Bay – and you can have a say.
 
The main theme will be Building Skills in the Workforce (Skills Development - Solving the Skills Crisis) with a strong focus on recruiting and maintaining apprentices in the manufacturing sector.
 
The Forum, which includes a workshop with a series of round-table discussions, will held on Thursday, May 10 between 2.30pm-4.30pm.
 
Mr Bert Evans, AO, Chairman of the NSW Board of Vocational Education and Training will open the Forum.
 
Speakers include Mr David Collins (General Manager, NSW Department of Education & Communities) who will provide a presentation on A fair deal: Apprentices and their Employees in NSW.
 
Industry representative, Mr Ross Grassick, co-founder and Managing Director of the Lencrow Group, will also address the Forum.
 
Limited seats are now available for this FREE forum. Now is the time to have your say.
 
Register now at: www.industryupdate.com.au

Related news & editorials

  1. 18.01.2019
    18.01.2019
    by      In
    Sydney-based food processing and packaging specialist tna has named Jonathan Rankin as Chief Executive Officer. Having recently returned to tna as Chief Sales Officer, Rankin will now lead tna’s day-to-day operations, while focusing on the implementation of new processes that will take the company’... Read More
  2. 17.01.2019
    17.01.2019
    by      In
    Despite an increased global focus on IoT security, the latest report from security specialist Gemalto reveals that only around half (48%) of businesses can detect if any of their IoT devices suffers a breach. “The state of IoT security” also finds that the proportion of companies’ IoT budgets spent... Read More
  3. 17.01.2019
    17.01.2019
    by      In
    Online entries for the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association Awards of Excellence will close on 26th January, with judging set to begin on 28th January. The award winners will be announced at the Gala Awards Ceremony on 27th March.
    According to APPMA Chairman Mark Dingley, “... Read More
  4. 17.01.2019
    17.01.2019
    by      In
    A group of almost 30 global companies from the plastics and consumer goods sectors have come together to form the Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW), committing more than $1.0 billion with the goal of investing $1.5 billion over the next five years to help end plastic waste in the environment.... Read More