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. 27.05.2020
    27.05.2020
    by      In
    The Australian Made Campaign has teamed up with Primex Field Days to support and further promote the growth of the Australian agriculture sector.
    Primex Field Days, traditionally held at Casino in the NSW Northern Rivers, is one of Australia’s most diverse agricultural events. It aims to bring... Read More
  2. 27.05.2020
    27.05.2020
    by      In
    An industry matchmaking site backed by the Federal Government seeks to partner customers with Australian businesses that want to play their part in the response to COVID-19.
    The COVID-19 Manufacturer Response Register, developed by the Government’s Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre, will... Read More
  3. 27.05.2020
    27.05.2020
    by      In , In
    At the peak of the global shift to Industry 4.0 is the manufacturing landscape. As the workforce spreads along a new and complex value chain, OEMs and operators must play a dual role as they upskill workers and maintain a competitive edge in a rapidly evolving market.
    According to recent World... Read More
  4. 26.05.2020
    26.05.2020
    by      In , In
    Prime Minister Scott Morrison has detailed his government’s plan for Australia’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 crisis.
    In his address to the National Press Club, the Prime Minister first congratulated Australia for “weathering this storm” so well.
    “Indeed, together with a handful of nations... Read More