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Working groups to address skills, safety and productivity of the rail industry

Three working groups have been formed to improve the productivity and safety of the rail industry, and address key issues facing the sector, including skills development. The three working groups…

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Building new skills to grow emerging renewable industries

Emerging renewable industries are driving the need for new technologies, helping Australia compete on the world stage while creating jobs and jumpstarting the economy. AIS is working to support industry…

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AIS Global supports diversity in learning and teaching

AIS Global is the business arm of AIS and is undertaking a range of skills and workforce development activities domestically and internationally. One of its current projects is the development…

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2020 IRC Skills Forecasts submitted

The 2020 IRC Skills Forecast updates have been submitted to the Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) for the Maritime, Rail, Transport & Logistics, Corrections, Electrotechnology, Gas, Water, and ESI…

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AISC Emergency Response Sub-committee

In late April, the AISC Emergency Response Sub-committee initiated activities for boosting the development of infection control skills. Just a couple of weeks later, the COAG Skills Council endorsed a…

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Supporting Vietnam’s logistics sector

AIS through our business arm, AIS Global, continues its support for the Logistics Industry Reference Committee (LIRC) in Vietnam, an initiative of the Australian Government’s Aus4Skills program. The LIRC is…

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2020 IRC Skills Forecasts

The 2020 IRC Skills Forecasts and Proposed Schedules of Work, which prioritise the skill needs of their industry sectors and propose future Training Package development activity, are due to be…

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New CEO of the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) announced

Mark Campbell has been appointed as CEO of the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC), which is represented on the Rail Industry reference Committee. Mr Campbell brings more than 30 years…

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Impacts of COVID-19 on industry and the training system

The AISC and ASQA are collecting information on known and emerging issues and concerns that are affecting the VET sector as a result of COVID-19 through the feedback forms below.

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Release 6 of the Transport and Logistics Training Package

The COAG Skills Council also endorsed Release 6 of the Transport and Logistics Training Package, which provides nationally recognised VET qualifications for occupations that are integral to Australia’s supply chain.

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