Monthly Archives: July 2013

Skills Connect Fund announced in Federal Budget

The following information was been provided by the Skills Connect Network Branch, Skills Connect Division, Innovations… The Skills Connect Fund has been announced and will come into effect from 1 July. The $45 million fund was part of the 2013-14 …

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Skills Connect State Network – Victoria new postal address

Please note the Skills Connect State Network – Victoria has a new postal address – GPO Box 1782 Melbourne VIC 3001 which you should use when submitting all hard copies of any applications, reports, signed declarations or original invoices as …

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Successful WELL Resource projects 2013/2014

News from Innovations… Assessment of WELL resource project funding applications has now been completed. 14 resource projects were successful in gaining funding this year. It was a competitive round and those organisations who were not successful can seek feedback from …

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National Workforce Development Fund

The National Workforce Development Fund is one of five funding initiatives, along with the WELL Program, available through Skills Connect. The National Workforce Development Fund operates on an industry-driven model that enables businesses to co-invest with the Government to train, …

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AWPN membership

Join the AWPN or renew your membership for 2013/2014 now! Members receive discounts on the annual WELL conference and WELL professional development workshops. AWPN offers two forms of membership. Individual membership Cost: $75.00 Benefits include: Discount of $50.00 on Annual …

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Innovations invoicing procedure update

The inclusion of the Climate Change Portfolio into DIICCSRTE on 26 March 2013 means you should update your records to ensure the following: All tax invoices posted to Innovations should be original and addressed to the Department of Industry, Innovation, …

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New resource: Building Strength with Numeracy

VALBEC has recently released a new resource, Building Strength with Numeracy, developed by Beth Marr. ‘Building Strength in Numeracy’ revises and improves on the iconic numeracy resources ‘Strength in Numbers’ and ‘Breaking the Maths Barrier’, and other ‘tried and true’ …

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NCVER No More Frills Conference

The 22nd National Vocational Education and Training Research Conference will take place next week in Mooloolaba on the 10th, 11th and 12th July 2013. LLN is a strong focus of the program. Some of the presentations that may be of interest …

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WELL Workshops update

In the month of June WELL practitioners attended WELL workshops in Perth, Darwin, Brisbane and Newcastle. The professional development focus of these meetings was perspectives of numeracy in the workplace and implications for WELL Program delivery. The next WELL workshop …

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WELL Conference 2013

Have you added the dates to your diary? This year’s Australian WELL Practitioners’ Conference will take place in Canberra on the 21st and 22nd November. Supporting WELL practitioner professional development, our conferences encourage participants to update their knowledge of policy, examine the …

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