ERIC Number: ED423416
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Australian National Training Authority. Annual Performance Report 1997-1998.
Australian National Training Authority, Brisbane.
This document is the 1997-1998 annual performance report of the Australian National Training Authority (ANTA), which was established in 1992 as a commonwealth statutory authority to advise commonwealth, state, and territory ministers on policies and mechanisms to help the vocational and training (VET) sector achieve a more national focus. Section 1 explains ANTA's origins, mission, and client service charter, and section 2 describes the roles and responsibilities of ANTA's ministerial council, board, chief executive officer's committee, key committees, and staff. Discussed in section 3 is ANTA's work in the following priority areas: implementation of New Apprenticeships and User Choice; expansion of market mechanisms; implementation of the National Training Framework; provision of greater opportunities and improved outcomes for underrepresented clients (the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People's Training Advisory Council and ANTA Disability Forum); maximization of public expenditure; small business development; encouragement of a training culture within industry; and development of ANTA's structure and systems to facilitate achievement of national VET system objectives. Appended are the following: text of the ANTA agreement; ANTA's 1997-1998 work priorities; report on ANTA's progress against its work priorities; staffing statistics; membership lists of ANTA's board, committees, and councils; list of ANTA's consultancies; and financial reports. (MN)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Annual Reports, Educational Administration, Educational Policy, Foreign Countries, Governing Boards, National Organizations, National Programs, Organizational Development, Organizational Effectiveness, Organizational Objectives, Tables (Data), Vocational Education
Australian National Training Authority, GPO Box 3120, Brisbane, Queensland 4001, Australia; http://www.anta.gov.au
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Australian National Training Authority, Brisbane.
Identifiers - Location: Australia