ACPET

Representing quality private education
providers in Australia

Edition 581, 24 November 2014

View the latest updates in your state.

National
In Focus
What's On
International Engagement
Domestic Policy
Member Notice Board
Industry News
More updates in your state

View NMU Archive



China-Australia FTA to improve market access to Australian Education Edition 581, 24 Nov

Government announcement Prime Minister Abbott and President Xi announced the conclusion of negotiations for the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) on 17 November. The agreement lays an historic foundation for the next phase of Australia’s economic relationship with China, and inclu... Read more

NMU Archive
Update: Unique Student Identifier Edition 580, 17 Nov

The Student Identifiers Act 2014 was passed in June 2014, and the Unique Student Identifier (USI) scheme for the VET sector will begin from 1 January 2015. The USI is a 10 character code that will remain with a person for life, and will be required whenever that person undertakes nationally recog... Read more

TAC Secretariat Relocation Edition 580, 17 Nov

The TAC Secretariat is moving to new premises at Level 9, 20 Walters Drive, Osborne Park, on Monday 17 November 2014. To facilitate this move, the Department’s offices will be closed to the public, with operations set to recommence from the new premises at 1:00 pm on Monday 17 November 2014... Read more

Technical College of Western Australia Graduation 2014 Edition 580, 17 Nov

ACPET would like to extend a warm congratulations to all the graduating students at Technical College of Western Australia (TCWA). WA, Executive Officer, Larry Davies was invited to attend and address graduates at TCWA’s 2014 Graduation Celebration on Saturday 18 October 2014 at the Tim Winto... Read more

ACPET Christmas Breakfast With Special Guest Mr Simon Walker Edition 580, 17 Nov

ACPET WA would like to invite you and your colleagues to join our WA Committee members and other ACPET members at the ACPET WA Christmas Networking breakfast on Friday 5th December, 2014. With Special Guest Simon Walker, Executive Director for Policy Planning and Innovation at the Department of Tra... Read more

A full Agenda for ACPET WA State Committee Edition 579, 10 Nov

I am pleased to report a meeting of the newly constituted ACPET WA State Committee was held on Friday with a full agenda to consider across the higher education, international and vocational education sectors.  WA Chair Andrew Crevald (Curtin College) welcomed new and continuing committee memb... Read more

Activ Foundation - CCIWA Outstanding Employer of School-based Apprentices and Trainees Edition 579, 10 Nov

ACPET applauds Activ Foundation on receiving the CCIWA Outstanding Employer of School-based Apprentices and Trainees Award on Thursday evening.  As the largest provider in the disability sector in WA, Activ Foundation provides practical experience and employment opportunities in the disability... Read more

ACPET Christmas Breakfast With Special Guest Mr Simon Walker Edition 579, 10 Nov

ACPET WA would like to invite you and your colleagues to join our WA Committee members and other ACPET members at the ACPET WA Christmas Networking breakfast on Friday 5th December, 2014. With Special Guest Simon Walker, Executive Director for Policy Planning and Innovation at the Department of Tra... Read more

ACPET Christmas Breakfast With Special Guest Mr Simon Walker Edition 578, 3 Nov

ACPET WA would like to invite you and your colleagues to join our WA Committee members and other ACPET members at the ACPET WA Christmas Networking breakfast on Friday 5th December, 2014. With Special Guest Simon Walker, Executive Director for Policy Planning and Innovation at the Department of Tra... Read more

Navitas chairman wins AICD award Edition 578, 3 Nov

ACPET would like to extend warm congratulations to one of its largest members Chairman, Harvey Collins of Navitas who has joined the ranks of some of the top business leaders in WA by winning the Australian Institute of Company Directors gold medal award for WA.  The award, now in its tenth ye... Read more

New Standards for VET Regulation Edition 577, 27 Oct

As part of the national VET reform agenda, on Monday 20 October 2014, new Standards for RTOs and VET Regulators were signed by the Commonwealth Minister for Industry.  This follows the 26 September 2014 meeting of the COAG Industry and Skills Council, where the introduction of the new Standards... Read more

CDAA Call for Abstracts Edition 577, 27 Oct

The Career Development Association of Australia will host its 2015 Annual National conference at the Pan Pacific Perth from 8 – 10 April 2015.  CDAA is calling for presentation abstracts around the conference theme Inspiring Excellence in an Environment of Chaos and invites reflection on... Read more

ACPET Free Foundation skills workshop - 31 October, Perth Edition 576, 20 Oct

ACPET is delivering a Commonwealth-funded series of Foundation Skills professional development events starting in October 2014 until June 2016. These workshops will be delivered as face to face sessions, ‘live webinars’ and a home tuition pack for those unable to attend the other session... Read more

ACPET WA spotlight on Australian Training Awards Edition 576, 20 Oct

ACPET is thrilled to see WA members Marr Mooditj Training Inc (WA Small Training Provider of the Year) and Activ Pathways Western Australia (Disability Training Initiative) among the finalists at this year’s Australian Training Awards, to take place in Adelaide on 21 November.  The Disab... Read more

IBSA - Business Network Meeting Edition 576, 20 Oct

Steven Deer, IBSA's Industry Manager for Business Services, Printing and Graphic Arts will be in Perth on Thursday 6th November.  The Financial, Administrative & Professional Services Training Council (FAPSTC) will be holding a Business Network Meeting at their offices (1st Floor, 38 O&... Read more

CDAA Call for Abstracts Edition 575, 13 Oct

The Career Development Association of Australia will host its 2015 Annual National conference at the Pan Pacific Perth from 8 – 10 April 2015.  CDAA is calling for presentation abstracts around the conference theme Inspiring Excellence in an Environment of Chaos and invites reflection on... Read more

WA PD - Using Technology to Enhance Learning Edition 575, 13 Oct

E-learning is the talk of the town – but what is it really, how can you implement it in the classroom and how can it help your students to be more successful? The workshop will consist of 2 keynote speakers: Part 1: Ben Beaton, Director of Information Learning Technologies, MLC Part 2: E-... Read more

ACPET Free Foundation skills workshop - 31 October, Perth Edition 575, 13 Oct

ACPET is delivering a Commonwealth-funded series of Foundation Skills professional development events starting in October 2014 until June 2016. These workshops will be delivered as face to face sessions, ‘live webinars’ and a home tuition pack for those unable to attend the other session... Read more

ACPET Western Australia Committee Edition 573, 29 Sep

ACPET would like to thank all members that submitted an expression of interest to be a member of the ACPET Western Australia Committee. The Board met on 19 September to determine membership of its six State and Territory Committees. We received over 60 nominations for the State and Territory Commit... Read more

WA PD - Using Technology to Enhance Learning Edition 573, 29 Sep

E-learning is the talk of the town – but what is it really, how can you implement it in the classroom and how can it help your students to be more successful? The workshop will consist of 2 keynote speakers: Part 1: Ben Beaton, Director of Information Learning Technologies, MLC Part 2: E-... Read more

ACPET Free Foundation skills workshop - 31 October, Perth Edition 573, 29 Sep

ACPET is delivering a Commonwealth-funded series of Foundation Skills professional development events starting in October 2014 until June 2016. These workshops will be delivered as face to face sessions, ‘live webinars’ and a home tuition pack for those unable to attend the other session... Read more

2014 Western Australian Industry and Export Awards Edition 573, 29 Sep

ACPET WA congratulates the Australian Institute of Management WA on its nomination as a WA Industry and Export Awards finalist (Education and Training Award category) for 2014. Members will be aware that these Awards acknowledge the important contribution made by West Australian businesses to the l... Read more

ACPET Free Foundation skills workshop - 31 October, Perth Edition 572, 22 Sep

ACPET is delivering a Commonwealth-funded series of Foundation Skills professional development events starting in October 2014 until June 2016. These workshops will be delivered as face to face sessions, ‘live webinars’ and a home tuition pack for those unable to attend the other session... Read more

TAC Update Edition 572, 22 Sep

TAC Secretariat Relocation On the weekend of 15-16 November 2014, the Department of Education Services will be relocating to its new site at 20 Walters Drive, Osborne Park. The TAC Secretariat will be closed to public contact on Friday 14 November 2014 as the Department's networking and tele... Read more

OctoberVET 2014 Edition 572, 22 Sep

'What VET Researchers Learn about Access to VET' Friday 17th October at Central Institute of Technology, 30 Aberdeen Street campus, Northbridge We’re going to start with lunch, hosted by Central’s Koolark Centre for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students and Manager Ki... Read more

CISWA PD "Best Practice Model of Dealing with Agents" Edition 571, 15 Sep

This workshop is ideal for: Staff dealing with the management of Agents in the International Education Sector. Recruitment Agents are an integral part of the international education industry. This workshop will enable you to understand how to work with agents to achieve exceptional results to cre... Read more

Seeking to grow VET in Schools? Edition 571, 15 Sep

Public and independent schools are increasingly welcoming opportunities to introduce VET into their course offerings however limiting factors remain in terms of timetabling, funding, information, resourcing, management and compliance.  ACPET is keen to support members who see opportunities for... Read more

Congratulations - Marr Mooditj Training & ACPET Finalists Edition 571, 15 Sep

ACPET would like to congratulate Marr Mooditj Training Inc on being named WA Small Training Provider of the Year 2014 at the WA Training Awards. Congratulations on your success in the Awards and we wish you all the best to be recognised on the national stage as part of the Australian Training Award... Read more

Call for Expressions of Interest to join an ACPET State/Territory Committee Edition 570, 8 Sep

The Board is inviting expressions of interest from members to join the committee in their State/Territory. Existing committee members are welcome to reapply however also need to express an interest should they wish to remain on the committee. These committees have a key role to play in assisting th... Read more

VET in Schools - the way forward Edition 570, 8 Sep

The School Curriculum and Standards Authority has established a VET Advisory Committee and is seeking to engage with stakeholders to identify and address issues that may impact senior secondary education and the WACE in both short and middle term. As part of its role on that Committee, ACPET will b... Read more

Total: 811 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next »
ACPET
16ms