Latest industry forecasts for the building and construction industry in Australia show that the economy is changing gears, making a big impact on the one million-plus people employed in the sector.
Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) is an industry peak body that researches the economic framework that drives demand for trades and professions across the industry, across residential building, non-residential building including health, education and retail, plus engineering construction for infrastructure.
Minister for Education and Training, Christopher Pyne MP, has opened a new laboratory at La Trobe University that is expected to help transform the way we think about materials and their application in computing, advanced manufacturing, and health.
The Abbott Government is investing in businesses in Grey through the $664 million Industry Skills Fund (ISF) and the annual $200 million Australian Apprenticeship Support Network.
Assistant Minister for Education and Training Senator Simon Birmingham said the ISF will provide over 250,000 training places and support services over the next five years across Australia.
Four young men have announced the launch of their solution to the job epidemic facing school leavers in the form of their business Vire employment. An employment service that matches employers looking for new employees with job seekers suited to the business.
The Academy of Design Australia is pleased to announce its partnership with the LCI Education network which now boasts 22 campuses across 5 continents.