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ERIC Number: ED442932
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Pages: 35
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-87397-596-0
Australian Apprentice & Trainee Statistics. Skills Supply to the Trade Industries, 1995-1999.
National Centre for Vocational Education Research, Leabrook (Australia).
This report provides information on trends over the years 1995-98 in the realm of contracts of training in vocational education and training (VET) in Australia's trade industries. Section 1 introduces the report. Section 2 provides a general overview of trends in apprentice and trainee numbers over the period for the major trade occupation categories in terms of the number of commencements, the number in training, and the number of completions. Initial estimates for 1999 are also provided. This information is preceded by analyses of participation, employment trends, and general economic commentary. Sections 3-8 provide more detailed industry-by-industry analysis, focusing on trends in commencements, completions, and numbers in training from 1995-98 in apprenticeships and traineeships in these areas: electrical industry; building and construction industry; automotive manufacturing/retailing industries; manufacturing industry; hospitality; and retailing. Seven figures and 21 tables are included. (YLB)
National Centre for Vocational Education Research, 252 Kensington Road, Leabrook, South Australia 5068, Australia; E-mail:; website:
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Australian National Training Authority, Melbourne.
Authoring Institution: National Centre for Vocational Education Research, Leabrook (Australia).
Identifiers - Location: Australia