Transport and Logistics IRC Skills Forecasts
The Industry Reference Committee (IRC) Skills Forecasts are produced annually to report on the industry outlook, new and emerging skills and associated training needs for each sector. They are a culmination of an extensive consultation and review process, led by each IRC.READ SKILLS FORECAST
Transport and Logistics Industry Reference Committee
Industry Reference Committees (IRC) ensure the delivery of high-quality Training Packages that are nationally endorsed and internationally regarded through review, development and implementation of training package content.GO TO IRC
Transport and Logistics Industry
The Transport and Logistics industry is an intrinsic part of the Australian economy. The industry provides delivery of vital goods and services throughout Australia and includes road transportation, Logistics, warehousing and stevedoring. New technology is shaping the industry, including through the use of automated and semi-automated vehicles, equipment and systems.
T&L IRC Chair Mark McKenzie:
“I’ve spent all my life in transport and logistics, it never stands still. It’s always exciting – the roles are always evolving, the skill needs are always evolving, the technology and equipment that we have is continually being reshaped.”
Transport and Logistics Industry Snapshot
Industry Reference Committees ensure the delivery of high-quality Training Packages that are nationally endorsed and internationally regarded.
The Industry Reference Committee (IRC) Skills Forecasts are produced annually to report on the industry outlook, new and emerging skills and associated training needs for each sector. They are a culmination of an extensive consultation and review process, led by each IRC.
Training Packages specify the skills and knowledge required to perform effectively in the workplace through units of competency.
Projects review units of competency and skill sets in training packages
Transport and Logistics Industry Careers
A Career in Road Transport is diverse and financially rewarding.
It is not just about driving trucks – road transport incorporates bus and coach operations and there are interesting career pathways for people with a variety of education and work backgrounds. New technologies are reshaping the industry with an increase in the use of automated and semi-automated vehicles which means that the workforce will need to be skilled in such things as digital literacy and data analytics. With Australia’s growth in freight and passenger movement set to explode – don’t miss your chance to work in one of Australia’s fastest growing and innovative industries.
LOGISTICS & WAREHOUSING
You could be part of Australia’s expanding supply chain moving millions of goods around the country by taking up one of many fulfilling careers that are available in the logistics and warehousing industry.
With rapid advances in technology, employers are seeking highly skilled, dynamic and energetic people who play the important role of getting products to people. This is something that affects everyone, every day and with sophisticated automation and robotics, the warehousing and logistics industry is revolutionising both domestically and internationally.
Industry Skills Manager - Rail & Transport and Logistics