Trade Papers – recognising qualifications in trade occupations

Posted on 8/7/2020 by Tharaka Perera Perera in News

August 2020 - VETASSESS is pleased to announce our renewed agreement with the Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority (VRQA) for the issuance of Trade Papers to Victorian tradespeople.

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Lifelong learning and collaboration and innovation in the Asia-Pacific

Posted on 7/29/2020 by Tharaka Perera Perera in Blog

By Rob Thomason

July 2020 - Multicultural societies attract talented people who bring many different forms of expertise, yet migrants can find it hard to have their qualifications accepted. Someone’s talents can be missed because prospective employers cannot understand the learning behind their qualification or how their experience could be applied.

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National Agreement for Skills and Workforce Development

Posted on 7/27/2020 by Tharaka Perera Perera in Submissions

The VETASSESS submission to the Productivity Commission inquiry into the National Agreement for Skills and Workforce Development – July 2020.

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TRADE PAPERS: SUPPORTING EMPLOYERS AND APPRENTICES

Posted on 7/8/2020 by Tharaka Perera Perera in Blog

By Prashil Singh

July 2020 - There is high demand for skilled tradespeople in Australia and governments are seeking to encourage young people to learn a trade and to support the industries that will employ them.

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Skills for a Growing Economy

Posted on 7/1/2020 by Tharaka Perera Perera in Submissions

The VETASSESS submission to the Macklin Review into Victoria’s post-secondary education and training system - June 2020

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9 tips for a skills assessment for Australian migration purposes

Posted on 5/5/2020 by Tharaka Perera Perera in Blog

By Natalie Beck and Kimberley McLeish

May 2020 - If you apply to move to Australia as a skilled migrant, you will most likely have to undertake an assessment of your skills.
Understanding the process will save you time and money by ensuring your application is sufficiently prepared and more likely to lead to success.

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VETASSESS Bulletin – April 2020

Posted on 4/23/2020 by Tharaka Perera Perera in Bulletin

Welcome from
Executive Director, Rob Thomason

Welcome to the first edition of the VETASSESS Bulletin, launched to keep our valued industry partners updated on new initiatives and to share our insights with you.

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Digital badging – the future of credentials

Posted on 4/22/2020 by Charlie Tran Tran in Blog

By Prashil Singh

15 April 2020 - The award ceremony, the granting of a certificate, and now a way to display your credentials online: the digital badge.
Take pride in your parchment certificate – frame it to display – but put your digital badge on your online profile, where potential employers can see it and verify its authenticity with a click.

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Working for Victoria – Supporting Victorian Jobseekers

Posted on 4/8/2020 by Charlie Tran Tran in News

VETASSESS and its online learning arm, eWorks, are retraining people who have become unemployed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, as part of the Victorian Government’s Working for Victoria initiative to help workers find new jobs. eWorks will provide online courses to enable displaced workers to immediately reskill for jobs in key sectors that are seeing a surge in demand to cope with the effects of the COVID-19 virus.

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Protect your identity: don’t post an assessment letter online

Posted on 2/20/2020 by Tharaka Perera Perera in Blog

It can be tempting to post your skills assessment outcome online, but you should be careful about identity fraud.

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