Nimble News 9th May 2022
Support for under-represented groups to enter training and work
The State Government has launched a new Life Experience campaign, which aims to encourage Western Australians to develop the skills and confidence they need to successfully participate in the workforce.
Free training and mentoring support for exporters + marketing grants
Learn about dealing with international agents, distributors, and retailers, learn about the Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) and services available through Austrade and other agencies.
For TCF and creative industries: www.tcfaustralia.com/export
For other industries: https://belmontbec.com/becnational-com-export/
$9.9 million expansion at Muresk Institute
Education and Training Minister Sue Ellery visited Muresk Institute in the Wheatbelt to view the upgraded shearing workshop facilities and mark the beginning of construction for a new specialist agricultural training facility.
$25 million research investment to grow WA’s agricultural capability
The McGowan Government today announced an additional $25 million as part of the 2022-23 State Budget to create a new Western Australian Agricultural Collaboration (WAAC) and spur the next generation of advances in the State's agriculture and food sector.
Careers Expo 2022 Thursday 12 May and Sunday 15 May 2022.
New Employer Portal - Apprenticeship Support Australia (WA)
For food industry stakeholders: “Leadership: adapting to change and dealing with uncertainty
The food and Agribusiness Growth Centre invites business owners, employees and stakeholders within Australia’s Food and Agribusiness sector to attend our Leadership webinar focussing on adapting to change and how to deal with uncertainty in the business environment. 23rd May 2022 @11.30am (AWST)
Innovator of the Year Awards
NCVER Vocational Voices VET in Schools and the shadow of ATAR
Professor Peter Shergold AC, and Simon Walker, Managing Director, NCVER talk about whether people are overestimating the impact of ATAR on a student’s future career prospects, and the proliferation of pathways that can be followed to find a future career.
Pig and Poultry Farming Qualifications
Skills Impact is seeking feedback for the Draft Pig and Poultry Farming Qualifications and Skills Standards Available for Validation
National Careers Week 16-22 May 2022
For RTOs – Have your say on the review of the TAE Training and Education Training Package
Something a bit different: Magpies are even smarter than you think
We hope that this has been of some assistance. Food, Fibre and Timber Industries Training Council