ERIC Number: ED420760
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Australian National Training Authority Annual Performance Report 1996-1997.
Australian National Training Authority, Brisbane.
The Australian National Training Authority (ANTA) achieved the following objectives in 1996-97: (1) sought and obtained the agreement of the Ministerial Council to make the National Training Framework more flexible and usable by training providers and their major clients (businesses and individual learners); (2) obtained in principle agreement to measures to strengthen the quality assurance arrangements leading to effective mutual recognition of the products and services delivered by training providers; (3) obtained agreement to extend apprenticeships and traineeships to new industries and occupations, to streamline the development and approval process, and to give employers, apprentices, and trainees a choice of provider; (4) commissioned the development of training packages for most industries; (5) strengthened the network of national industry training advisory boards by ensuring they more effectively represent their industry sectors, and focused their core roles on product development and marketing; (6) published for the first time information on the relative performance of state and territory training systems; and (7) developed new business arrangements between ANTA and the states and territories, establishing accountability and reporting arrangements. (Seven appendixes to this report include the following: work priorities, work completed, staffing statistics, board, committees, forum, and councils; consultancies; financial statements; list of publications. A glossary and an index are also provided.) (KC)
Descriptors: Educational Philosophy, Educational Planning, Foreign Countries, Governing Boards, Instructional Materials, Job Training, Material Development, Postsecondary Education, Program Effectiveness, Secondary Education, Vocational Education
Australian National Training Authority, GPO Box 3120, Brisbane 4001, Queensland, Australia.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Australian National Training Authority, Brisbane.
Identifiers - Location: Australia