Upcoming releases

10 May 2021

Coming soon

Listed below are publications scheduled for public release within the next fortnight.


What VET can offer to COVID-19 youth unemployment recovery 13 May 2021 By Joanne Waugh and Michelle Circelli

This research discusses the role of VET in mitigating the effects of economic downturns on young peo… Show more

VET student outcomes 2020: impact of COVID-19 on domestic students 19 May 2021 By Ian White

This report examines how students who completed a VET qualification in 2019 were impacted by the pan… Show more

Vocational qualification development: lessons from overseas 20 May 2021 By Bridget Wibrow and Joanne Waugh

The report explores the development processes associated with VET qualifications in selected countri… Show more

Looking ahead

Listed below are publications being prepared for public release in the next 4 to 6 weeks.


An analysis of 'micro-credentials' in VET By Bryan Palmer
The stock of qualifications in Australia By Michelle Hall and John Stanwick

Data release dates in 2021

Listed below are the planned release dates for our statistical products this year.

Week beginning Data product / publication
18 JanuaryVET student outcomes 2020
8 MarchGovernment-funded students and courses: January to September 2020
29 March Apprentices and trainees: September Quarter 2020
26 AprilInternational onshore VET graduate outcomes 2020
28 June Apprentices and trainees: December Quarter 2020
12 JulyCompletion and attrition rates for apprentices and trainees 2020
Government-funded students and courses 2020
Historical time-series of government-funded VET in Australia
19 JulyVET in Schools 2020
16 AugustTotal VET students and courses 2020
23 AugustGovernment-funded students and courses: January to March 2021
30 AugustVET qualification completion rates 2019
20 SeptemberApprentices and trainees: March Quarter 2021
Government funding of VET 2020
25 OctoberGovernment-funded students and courses: January to June 2021
13 DecemberVET student outcomes 2021
Apprentices and trainees: June Quarter 2021
Historical time-series of apprenticeships and traineeships in Australia from 1963
TBCSurvey of employers' use and views 2021

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