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The following six Qualifications and associated 65 Units of Competency in the Children’s Education and Care sector are currently under review:
- CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
- CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
- CHC40113 Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care
- CHC50213 Diploma of School Age Education and Care
- CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support
- CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support.
Draft 2 Training Package Products are now available for comment on the SkillsIQ Online Feedback Forum until 28 February 2019. Please click here to access the material and to register for a workshop date in February 2019.
We are facilitating a series of discussion groups with employers and training providers across NSW in 2019 , starting in Wagga Wagga, Thursday 7 February and Albury Friday 8 February. We will be addressing a variety of topics that are consistently raised, such as trainer/assessor currency, mandatory workplace assessment, traineeships, and other regional concerns.
For more detail and registration click here for ALBURY
For more details and registration click here for WAGGA WAGGA
The independent review of the vocational and education training sector is now open for public written submissions from all individuals and organisations. The Review will focus on how the Australian Government investment in VET could be more effective to provide Australians with the skills they need to be successful throughout their working life.
Public submissions are now open and will close on Friday 25 January 2019 at 11:59PM AEST.
Further information about the Review, the Terms of Reference and information about the public submissions process can be found here
The ECEC Draft 2 material is now available for public consultation. Significant changes have been made to the structure of existing qualifications with the CHC30113 Certificate III Early Childhood Education and Care proposed as being an Entry Requirement for the CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.
Draft 2 is now available on Skills IQ website and online feedback open from 30 Nov 2018 until 28 February 2019
Skills IQ recently released their 2019 Future Skills Survey. The survey aims to understand workforce issues and skill needs across industries. To share your experiences to help inform training of Australia’s future workforce complete the survey here
Survey closes Thursday 31 January 2019
The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) is establishing a Disability Care Industry Reference Committee (IRC) to provide an explicit focus on the skills and competencies required by the disability care workforce and is seeking feedback on the proposed structure and membership. The Disability Care IRC will be responsible for:
- reviewing and updating national training package qualifications, skill sets and units of competency needed by the disability care sector
- examining new approaches to career structuring and progression in the disability care sector and the education pathways needed to support these
- working with other IRCs with an interest in qualifications relevant to the sector.
To review the proposed structure please visit the AISC website
To provide comments or suggestions complete the AISC feedback form by COB Friday 11 January 2019
The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) has confirmed the appointment of members to the Aged Services Industry Reference Committee (IRC), which will bring industry, health professionals, education and training peaks and consumers together to set the competencies and skills needed to deliver safe, quality aged care services in Australia.
The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) recently launched an interactive, user-friendly search tool to help people find out when training package work is scheduled for their industry. Read more.
NSW CSH ITAB acknowledges the NSW Department of Industry contribution and values the ongoing partnership with Training Services NSW.