VET calendar

Updated 4 December 2020

2021 VET CEO Conference

19 March 2021 - 19 March 2021 - Online

Convener: Velg Training

In 2021 we want to inspire our VET Leaders to Take Charge….and we want to ensure that the highest quality PD for CEOs, senior leaders and key decision-makers who work in RTOs, is made easily accessible. The event will encourage, motivate and validate your current practices and deliver content that is thought-provoking and relevant to your future.  We want to help you develop a shared vision and strengthen your network. We recognise that owning and managing an RTO goes beyond maintaining compliance and developing training and assessment materials! Take Charge in 2021 and be inspired by thought leaders and approaches that could help shape the direction of your RTO.

The theme is Take Charge . 07 3866 0888 . More information

Worldskills Australia

29 April 2021 - 1 May 2021 - Perth Exhibition and Convention Centre

Convener: Worldskills Australia

Witness champions, explore pathways

Get ready to witness greatness, discover potential, and explore skills excellence at Australia’s largest trades and skills competition. Held every two years, the 2020 National Championships will give regional winners from across the nation an opportunity to put their talent to the test. Over 500 competitors will showcase and benchmark their skills on a national stage as they compete for gold and a chance to represent Australia at the International Competition in 2021.

Over three action-packed days, you’ll have access to an exciting array of interactive events, workshops and activities. Witness over 50 exhilarating skills and trade competitions, get immersed in cutting edge VR and tech at the new STEMhub, or Try’aSkill out for yourself at one of our demo areas. Plus, this year we’re co-locating with SkillsWest Careers Expo, so there will be even more opportunities to connect with education institutes and employers for career advice and insights. . 03 9249 1000 . More Information

30th National VET Research Conference 'No Frills'

7 July 2021 - 9 July 2021 - Online

Convener: National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER)

2021 will be a big year as we celebrate 30 years of the National Vocational Education and Training Research Conference ‘No Frills’.

After consulting with our past ‘No Frills’ attendees on the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 restrictions, we’ve decided to hold this special anniversary event fully online from 7-9 July 2021… with some exciting extra ‘frills’ included!

The theme is Past informing the future. How has the VET landscape changed in 30 years? Let’s celebrate the milestones and achievements! . 08 8230 8451 . More information