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What does a Training Council do?
Our primary purpose is to provide strategic information and advice to the State Training Board and the Department of Training and Workforce Development on industry workforce development and training needs including skill shortages. We make recommendations to support our industries skill development needs.
Funded by the Western Australian Department of Training and Workforce Development, our three core functions:
Leadership role in promoting training to industry, including partnerships between industry and the training sector.
Supporting innovation and workforce development.
Provide forward looking advice to State and Federal Governments on training needs and priorities for public funding.
We cover a great number of industries. Click on the relevant industry below for more information:
Our job is to ensure that the Minister for Education and Training and the WA Government is fully informed on the workforce and skills needs of the food, fibre and timber industries. We do this by advising them of workforce skills and training issues impacting businesses.
We then advocate for policies and strategies that will help our industry source the right people with the right skills so that they can grow and prosper.
We can only do our job is you have your say. You need to tell us what issues you've had and give us suggestions on what needs to change.
GvW Suggestion: Tell us what challenges you've faced and provide us with ideas/suggestions on where change is needed.
Examples of what you could tell us are:
Any problems you've had filling vacancies.
Difficulties you've experienced in accessing training.
What you think needs to be done to improve the skills of your industry.
If you're a training provider, things that could be done to improve qualifications.