FAQ

Is the Expert Panel developing training products?

  • No.  The Expert Panel is preparing advice for consideration by the Australian Industry and Skills Committee ‘on how Australia’s vocational education and training (VET) system can most effectively respond to digital change underway across industry and its impact on the nation’s workforce’.

What is the final output from the Expert Panel?

  • The final output from the Panel is a Digital Transformation Skills Strategy which will be submitted to the Australian Industry and Skills Committee for consideration.

When will the Panel provide its advice to the Australian Industry and Skills Committee?

  • November 2020

Will Industry Reference Committees have opportunity to provide input?

  • Yes.  All Industry Reference Committees set up by the Australian Industry and Skills Committee will be formally surveyed.  In addition, employer and employee representative bodies will have the opportunity to provide their individual input via a dedicated survey.  Results of the surveys will be provided to the Expert Panel as a key input to their deliberations. If you would like to know when the surveys are released, use the ‘register for project updates’ feature on the website homepage.

We are an employer/employee representative body but we don’t sit on an Industry Reference Committee, can we provide input on behalf of our members?

  • Yes.  Employer and employee representative bodies will have the opportunity to provide their views through a dedicated survey.  Results of the survey will be provided to the Expert Panel as a key input to their deliberations.  If you would like to know when the survey is released, use the ‘register for project updates’ feature on the website homepage.

Can I provide information for consideration?

  • Yes.  If you have information or insights that you’d like us to consider, simply upload through the website homepage ‘consideration reports’ feature. There is no restriction on who can provide input through this option.

Can I stay up to date with progress?

  • Yes.  Simply ‘register for project updates’ on the website homepage.