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AISC Communique - March 2016Communique

21 March 2016 to 22 March 2016

The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) held its seventh meeting in Sydney on
21 and 22 March. Consisting of industry leaders from across Australia, the AISC provides industry leadership to the vocational education and training (VET) sector, and provides advice to Ministers on the implementation of national VET policies. 

AISC Communique - February 2016Communique

18 February 2016

The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) held its sixth meeting on
18 February in Melbourne, the first meeting under the new arrangements for training product development that commenced on 1 January 2016. 

New Skills Service Organisations announcedMinisterial media release

27 January 2016

The Minister for Vocational Education and Skills, Luke Hartsuyker, today announced the five organisations selected as Skills Service Organisations to work with Industry Reference Committees to develop modern and relevant training packages.

AISC Communique - December 2015Communique

1 December 2015

The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (the AISC) held its fifth meeting on 1 December in Hobart. 

AISC Communique - October 2015Communique

12 October 2015

The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (the AISC) held its fourth meeting today in Adelaide. 

Industry to take up the challenge on trainingMedia release

8 October 2015

Chair of the Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC), Mr John Pollaers, met today in Sydney with the Chairs of the new Industry Reference Committees. “These new committees are the backbone of Australia’s Vocational Education Training System. The Chairs represent industries right across the Australian economy” Mr Pollaers said.

John Pollaers' speech to the National VET ConferenceSpeech

17 September 2015

The Australian Industry and Skills Committee – navigating the role of this new committee and the challenges and opportunities for enhancing training products for industry

Quality vocational education and training will boost Australia’s productivityMedia release

17 September 2015

The key message from the Chair of the Australian Industry and Skills Committee, Mr John Pollaers, to the 2015 National VET Conference in Adelaide today was: “The VET system plays a key role in ensuring a productive Australian economy and competitive Australian businesses”.

AISC moves to de-clutter VET training package systemMedia release

3 September 2015

The recently established Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) is making its mark in the streamlining and de-cluttering of Australia’s VET training package system.

AISC Communique - September 2015Communique

1 September 2015

The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (the AISC) held its third meeting today in Sydney. 

AISC Communique - July 2015Communique

27 July 2015

The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (the AISC) held its second meeting today in Brisbane. 

Globally relevant skills to support growthMedia release

14 July 2015

The Chair of the new Australian Industry and Skills Committee, John Pollaers delivered a keynote address on meeting the skills challenges facing Australian industry to the Australia-China Strategic Policy Dialogue on Vocational Education and Training in Beijing on Tuesday.

First Australian Industry and Skills Committee MeetingMinisterial media release

9 June 2015

The newly established Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) will hold their inaugural meeting in Melbourne today.

Skills Ministers agree to simpler, more responsive training systemMinisterial media release

8 May 2015

Vocational students and employers will have a simpler, more responsive national training system under projects agreed today by Commonwealth, State and Territory Skills Ministers.

New industry and skills committee to strengthen VETMinisterial media release

8 May 2015

A new industry and skills committee has been established to provide effective industry leadership to the vocational education and training (VET) sector in Australia. 

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