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ERIC Number: ED511675
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 23
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1440-0359
Apprentices and Trainees: March Quarter, 2010
National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER)
This publication presents estimates of apprentice and trainee activity in Australia for the March quarter 2010. The figures in this publication are derived from the National Apprentice and Trainee Collection no.64 (June 2010 estimates). The most recent figures in this publication are estimated (those for training activity from the September quarter 2008 to the March quarter 2010). There were 437 000 apprentices and trainees in-training as at 31 March 2010, an increase of 1.8% from the previous year. In the 12 months to 31 March 2010, compared with the previous year: (1) commencements increased by 1.5%, to 284 000; (2) completions increased by 4.0%, to 162 100; and (3) cancellations and withdrawals decreased by 6.5%, to 123 200. For seasonally adjusted data, comparing the March quarter 2010 with the December quarter 2009: (1) commencements in trades occupations increased by 2.9%; (2) commencements in non-trades occupations increased by 1.7%; (3) completions increased by 0.3%; (4) cancellations and withdrawals increased by 1.1%; and (5) in-training numbers increased by 0.5%. (Contains 3 figures, 19 tables, and 5 notes.) [For the supporting document, "Apprentices and Trainees: March Quarter 2010. Terms and Definitions. Support Document," see ED511676.]
National Centre for Vocational Education Research Ltd. P.O. Box 8288, Stational Arcade, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia. Tel: +61-8-230-8400; Fax: +61-8-212-3436; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Adult Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
Authoring Institution: National Centre for Vocational Education Research
Identifiers - Location: Australia