The Vocational, Education and Training Industry Group (VETIG)

ABOUT VETIG is a community of experienced, professional practitioners committed to developing exceptionally high performance training and assessment practices for VET professionals. Keywords vocational training industry community members networks VET capabilities groups assessors Geographical and Contact details VETIGc/-1/52 Jeffcott StreetWAVELL HEIGHTS,Qld 4012 Phone: (07) 3866 0888Fax: (07) 3866 0899Email:

Victorian TAFE Association (VTA)

ABOUT The VTA is Victoria’s peak employer body for the public providers of TAFE in Victoria. The VTA holds an annual conference – the theme for 2015 was ‘Leading Transformational Change’. The VTA has as members all of Victoria’s TAFE Institutes, four Victorian dual-sector Universities, and an Associate member, AMES. VTA engages its members in […]

Australian College of Educators (ACE)

ABOUT The Australian College of Educators is the national professional association which represents educators across all sectors and systems. The ACE holds a national annual conference and a range of other events in each jurisdiction. Jodi Schmidt, CEO TAFE Queensland spoke at the 2015 conference on the topic of ‘Professionalising the VET professional’. Keywords events […]

National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER)

ABOUT Established in 1981, NCVER is a not-for-profit company owned by the federal, state and territory ministers responsible for training. It is responsible for collecting, managing, analysing, evaluating and communicating research and statistics about VET. In addition to its main web portal, NCVER is responsible for a number of activities and resources of direct relevance […]

Adult Learning Australia (ALA)

ABOUT Adult Learning Australia (ALA) – the national peak body representing organisations and individuals in the adult learning field. ALA’s activities include advocacy, advice to government, development of learning resources, and research and dissemination. The website provides links to the latest news, publications, events, information about ALA projects, special interest groups and adult learning resources, […]

TAFE Directors Australia (TDA)

ABOUT TAFE Directors Australia (TDA) is the peak national body incorporated to represent Australia’s 58 government owned Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutes and university TAFE divisions, and the Australia-Pacific Technical College (APTC). Australia’s TAFE Institute network is the largest and most diverse tertiary education sector in Australia with more than 1000 campuses located across […]

VET Development Centre (VDC)

ABOUT VET Development Centre (VDC) was established in 2005 to promote professional development and raise the professional standing of people working in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) Sector. The VDC is a public company limited by guarantee, with the Victorian Minister for Training and Skills as the sole member. The VDC is governed by […]

International Education Group – Department of Education & Training

ABOUT The Department of Education and Training works with the education sector, other government agencies and ministries to ensure Australia is recognised as a regional and world leader in education and a partner of choice for international collaboration. The department provides leadership and coordination across government, delivering programs and policies, to support mobility and the […]

Education Research Complete (EBSCO)

Education Research Complete – This subscription based online database produced by EBSCO, indexes and abstracts information from more than 2,000 education journals. Full text is provided for more than 1,000 of these journals, numerous education-related conference papers and many books and monographs. Topics covered range from early childhood to higher education, curriculum instruction, administration, policy, […]

Australasian Education Directory (AED)

ABOUT Australasian Education Directory (AED), produced by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER), is a concise accurate guide to around 1400 educational institutions and related organisations in Australia and New Zealand. AED contains links to the websites of key organisations in the following categories: Ministries, education departments and government education authorities Universities/higher education institutions […]