ERIC Number: ED431876
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Future Training Issues in Australia's Industries. A Collection of the Papers Presented at the NCVER 1998 Conference: Industry Training Outlook '98 (Sydney, Australia, October 12-13, 1998).
Curtin, Penelope, Ed.
This book contains 31 papers from a conference on future training issues in Australia's industries. The following papers are included: "Training Development in Australia" (Chris Ellison); "Meeting National and Employer Training Requirements" (Mark Paterson); "Meeting Employee Training Requirements" (Bill Mansfield); "Training Challenges in Australia's Manufacturing Industries" (Richard Jenkins); "New Paradigms for Training and Learning Work Skills" (Sandra Yates); "Research and Development: Beyond the Bottom Line" (Ken Boston); "Where the Jobs Are: The Outlook for Jobs" (Chris Murphy); "Industry Training in Australia Today" (Peter Kirby); "Current and Future Issues in the Forest Products Industry and the Implications for VET (Vocational Education and Training)" (Nick Murray);"Rural Training" (Glennyss Leyne); "Training Is More Than Catching: Meeting Future Skill Requirements of the Australian Seafood Industry" (Ross Ord); "The Perfect Partnership: Innovation in Driller Training" (Rod McCallum); "Process Manufacturing Industries Today" (Jeremy Gilling); "Manufacturing Training Perspectives" (Bob Paton); "International Fibre Centre: A Study of Training Innovation" (Lynn Glover); "The NUEITAB (National Utilities and Electrotechnology Industry Training Advisory Board)" (Paul O'Brien); "Gas Industry Skills Centre" (Joseph Calabrese); "Overview of the Building and Construction Industry" (Raymond Hutt); "Flexible Training Delivery in the Hospitality Training Industry" (Gavin Dadswell); "Needs versus Training in the Communications Industry" (Rob Gage); "Skills Formation for the Financial Services Industry: Agent of Change or Zookeeper to the Dinosaurs" (Loretta Winstanley); "NIBA (National Insurance Brokers Association): A Case Study in the Finance and Insurance Industry" (Linda Evans); "Vocational Education and Training in Australian Local Government" (Annabelle Langdale); "Trends and Training Issues in Government" (Meg Barnett); "Database Training for SAAP (Supported Accommodation Assistance Program) Management and Reporting Tool" (Janice Anderson); "A Union Perspective" (Sharan Burrow); "Current and Future Issues and Worker Education and Training" (Terri Seddon); "Factors Shaping the Training Agenda in the Health and Community Services Industries" (Lorraine Wheeler); "Flexible Training Strategies for Social and Community Services: A Case Study" (Berwyn Clayton, Lola Krogh); "The YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association) as Training Providers" (Rhys Williams); and "Training and the Sport and Recreational Industries" (Tony Guihot). (MN)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Agriculture, Building Trades, Case Studies, Delivery Systems, Education Work Relationship, Educational Needs, Educational Research, Educational Trends, Employment Opportunities, Employment Patterns, Employment Qualifications, Flexible Scheduling, Foreign Countries, Forestry, Health Occupations, Hospitality Occupations, Industrial Structure, Industry, Insurance Companies, Job Skills, Job Training, Labor Education, Labor Needs, Manufacturing Industry, Mining, Needs Assessment, Office Occupations, Postsecondary Education, Power Technology, Public Service, Recreation, Rural Areas, Rural Education, School Business Relationship, Secondary Education, Service Occupations, Skill Development, Training Methods, Trend Analysis, Unions, Vocational Education
National Centre for Vocational Education Research, P.O. Box 115, Kensington Park, South Australia 5068, Australia; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.ncver.edu.au/ (60 Australian Dollars).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Australian National Training Authority, Brisbane.
Authoring Institution: National Centre for Vocational Education Research, Leabrook (Australia).
Identifiers - Location: Australia