National Skills Week 2018

Celebrate Australia's national skills week by exploring our daily snapshots along with suggested further readings, related reports and data.


National Skills Week is an annual event focused on promoting Australia’s vocational education and training (VET) sector.

The theme in 2018 was ‘Real Skills for Real Careers’: that VET qualifications can lead to successful, meaningful, professional careers with great salaries and outstanding careers prospects.

Read on to check out our ‘National Skills Week Snapshots’, a chart of the day-style series using NCVER data to help support this year’s Skills Week theme and dispel the myths surrounding VET.

National Skills Week 2018: 27 August to 2 September.