Education Support Draft 2, First Aid Draft 1 and Responsible Online Wagering Draft 1

SkillsIQ, at the direction of the Children’s Education and Care Industry Reference Committee (IRC) and a Technical Advisory Committee (TAC), is undertaking an update of the Training Package Products in the Children’s Education and Care sector. These include Qualifications relating to Early Childhood Education and Care, School Age Care and Education Support. The feedback period for all draft material associated with this project has now been extended to Monday, 09 September 2019. The following Education Support Draft 2 Qualifications and associated Units of Competency are now available for public consultation on the SkillsIQ Feedback Forum: • CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support • CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support.

SkillsIQ, at the direction of the First Aid Industry Reference Committee, has embarked upon a project to review skills needs for people who provide First Aid. This will inform potential changes in current First Aid Units to ensure skills training is in line with workforce needs and expectations. A widespread multi-channel consultation involving a broad range of stakeholders is now being conducted to address concerns raised in previous consultations and discussions around the First Aid Units and their content. Consultation of Draft 1 commenced on Wednesday, 07 August and will close at 5.00pm on Friday, 20 September 2019. Please click here to access Draft 1 documents, including a Consultation Guide.

Responsible Online Wagering Services: Draft 1 Consultation – The development of the Unit of Competency CHCFIN005 Provide responsible online wagering services has been commissioned to form the basis of this national training for employees of Australian-licensed online wagering services. The draft Unit of Competency is available for comment on the SkillsIQ Online Feedback Forum here.