Monthly Archives: June 2014

AWPN seeking EOI for NSW Management Committee Member

Opportunity to contribute to the future of the AWPN The AWPN is seeking expressions of interest from enthusiastic, committed professionals located in New South Wales to represent their state on the AWPN Management Committee. Although government policy remains unclear, the …

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AWPN seeking EOI for WA Management Committee Member

Opportunity to contribute to the future of the AWPN The AWPN is seeking expressions of interest from enthusiastic, committed professionals located in Western Australia to represent their state on the AWPN Management Committee. Although government policy remains unclear, the Committee …

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Foundation skills resource repository

      The AWPN is pleased to launch its newly developed central resource repository. The repository brings together resources that are relevant to strengthening the foundation skills of existing workers in the workplace context. This includes but is not …

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Resource: Inclusive Learning – A Way Forward

  Inclusive Learning: A way forward is the Queensland plan for providing greater access to, participation in and outcomes from vocational education and training (VET). An inclusive VET system will help increase participation in VET and deliver better outcomes for …

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What works for LLN

The What Works for LLN website contains 18 videos that can be used as LLN professional development for VET practitioners and non training staff as well as support the delivery of TAELLN401A and TAELLN411. They cover such things as what …

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Resource: Making the Connections

Making the Connections is a free resource for industry based VET trainer/assessors who have little or no awareness of the increasing emphasis on identifying and addressing LLN issues in the competency based training and assessment framework. The material is based …

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Resource: Three steps to core skill support

Three steps to core skill support models a 3-step process that any VET trainer can use to support LLN skill development. While tailored to vocational trainers delivering TLI10 qualifications at AQF levels 1 and 2, and in particular units from …

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Resource: Meetings on Track

Meetings on Track is a WELL resource which has been developed for the rail industry to support the unit TLIE2029 Conduct Workplace Information Briefings. It also has relevance to the Foundation Skills Training Package unit FSKOCM09 –  Use oral communication …

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Closure of the WELL Program

As part of the 2014 Federal Budget, the Government announced that the WELL Program will close. The Department of Industry has ceased the application process for new projects. WELL Program applications that were submitted before the 21st of March 2014 …

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Don’t subtract numeracy

      The development of adults’ core skills for work and life requires attention to language and literacy, but numeracy counts as well, says Dave Tout. Link: http://rd.acer.edu.au/article/dont-subtract-numeracy

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