There are two ways in which you can find out more about the FSWD at the 2013 ACAL Conference (Sydney September 30 – October 2).
1. Attend the FSWD session
On Wednesday, October 2, from 1:30 pm to 2:20 pm, FSWD Project Manager,Wing-Yin Chan-Lee, and FSWD Project Coordinator, Anita Roberts, will present a workshop on the FSWD project.
This workshop is for VET managers, practitioners and personnel interested in recent Foundation Skills workforce development initiatives. The workshop will cover an overview and progress of the National Foundation Skills Workforce Development Project that supports the implementation of the National Foundation Skills Strategy for Adults and to assist jurisdictions in working towards the Strategy target. This Project, coordinated by SA Government and TAFE SA since May 2013, is a joint initiative by Commonwealth and state and territory governments, through the Standing Council on Tertiary Education Skills and Employment (SCOTESE). The presenters will highlight the Project’s collaborative approaches to implement a package of integrated activities/elements focused on Priority Area Four in the Strategy: to build the capacity of the education and training workforce to deliver foundation skills. The presenters will explore with participants of ways to be involved in the different Project elements and how best to benefit from the intended outcomes.
2. Make contact with members of the FSWD team.
ACAL delegates are encouraged to make contact with FSWD Project Manager,Wing-Yin Chan-Lee, and FSWD Project Coordinator, Anita Roberts, during the conference.
More information about the conference can be found here.