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Media Release – Foundation Skills Must Be Supported

On the 20th March 2015, Sharon Bird MP, Shadow Minister for Vocational Education, Member for Cunningham, New South Wales, published this media release… In her address to the Australian Workplace Practitioners’ Network (AWPN) National Conference 2015 today Sharon Bird, Shadow …

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AWPN National Conference 2015 – Transcripts

            Thank you to everyone who participated in and contributed to the AWPN National Conference 2015. Over the next few weeks we will be adding the presentation notes to the AWPN website. In the meantime, …

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Have you registered for the 2015 AWPN Pre-Conference Forum yet?

Find out the latest developments on Australian government policies, programs and projects relevant to strengthening foundation skills in the workplace. Speakers include: Peta Furnell, Head of Division, VET Reform Taskforce Errol Bannister, Department of Education and Training Rina Rose’meyer, Department of …

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Have you registered for the AWPN National Conference 2015?

The Australian Workplace Practitioners’ Network (AWPN) invites you to attend the 2015 AWPN National Conference to be held at the Jasper Hotel in Melbourne. The theme for the conference is Refresh Rebrand Re-engage: Foundation Skills at Work. The conference will …

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AWPN National Conference 2015 – Assessing LLN skills

What is the Foundation Skills Assessment Tool (FSAT)? Why was FSAT developed and what will it support us to do? Will FSAT be useful or will it be an imposition? The Australian Government has contracted the Australian Council for Educational Research …

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AWPN National Conference 2015 – So who is delivering foundation skills?

If the National Foundation Skills Strategy for Adults is to be fully realised by 2022 then we need a fully equipped and engaged workforce on board to deliver these skills. Unless we develop a workforce capable of delivering foundation skills …

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AWPN National Conference 2015 – Workplace literacy and numeracy sustainability

What changes need to happen within workplaces to maximise effective literacy and numeracy practices and systems? What can workplace literacy and numeracy sustainability look like? How can it be measured? Join us at the AWPN National Conference 2015 to hear from Nicola …

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AWPN National Conference 2015 – Do you want to hear the latest news about VET Reform?

Join us at the 2015 AWPN National Conference 2015 pre-conference forum. The pre-conference forum will focus on Australian government policies, programs and projects showcasing a number of government initiatives relevant to our delegates. The Australian Government is overhauling the skills and …

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AWPN National Conference 2015 – Do you want to know more about federal government foundation skills initiatives?

Join us at the 2015 AWPN National Conference 2015 pre-conference forum. The pre-conference forum will focus on Australian government policies, programs and projects showcasing a number of government initiatives relevant to our delegates. The Department of Education and Training currently oversees …

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AWPN National Conference 2015 – Do you want to know more about the new Industry Skills Fund?

Join us at the 2015 AWPN National Conference 2015 pre-conference forum. The pre-conference forum will focus on Australian government policies, programs and projects showcasing a number of government initiatives relevant to our delegates. Rina Rose’meyer,  Manager, Industry Skills Victoria, AusIndustry – …

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