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Holistic Assessment workshop at The Parramatta College

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]CCA, generously hosted by The Parramatta College at their Western Sydney Skills Hub, held a well-attended professional development session for trainers and assessors on Thursday 9 November. Participants brought a diversity of experience and ranged from novice assessors through to coordinators and trainers with vast experience.  The facilitator, Sue Flindell from Positive Learning Solutions, brought it...
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Collision Point – Youth Unemployment Amid a Changing World of Work (Part One)

Riverina Community College is seeking to build its research profile in order to tap into social equity funding for a variety of projects: creating strategies for dealing with youth unemployment is probably top of their project list. In the first of two research articles that will shortly be released on their new website (due to go...
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Business Council of Australia Chief Declares ‘The Best’ Education and Training to be a ‘Moral Imperative’

The self-styled “queen of capitalism”, Business Council of Australia (BCA) CEO Jennifer Westacott, says that providing the best education and training to Australians as a “moral imperative”. Speaking at the National Press Club on 11 October, Jennifer Westacott proposed a new tertiary education and training system “to prevent Australians falling through the cracks...
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