The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP
- Minister for Skills and Training
The Hon Brendan O’Connor MP was sworn in as Minister for Skills and Training on 1 June 2022.
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Australia represented at OECD Skills Summit
Skills and Training Minister Brendan O’Connor will this week travel to Brussels to attend the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Skills Summit, along with Skills and…
Interview - 3AW Drive with Jacqui Felgate
Subjects: Review of the Apprenticeships Incentive System
Australian Apprenticeships Incentive System Strategic Review
The Honourable Justice Iain Ross AO and Ms Lisa Paul AO have been selected to lead a Strategic Review of the Australian Apprenticeships Incentive System.
$30 million to deliver remote training hubs to First Nations peoples in Central Australia
The Albanese Labor Government is improving access to education, training and employment in the Northern Territory with a $30 million
Next steps on closing the gap: delivering remote jobs
The Albanese Government is announcing a new Remote Jobs and Economic Development Program (RJED) that will help close the gap in employment outcomes by creating 3,000 jobs in remote Australia.
Address to the Australian Financial Review – Workforce Summit
I would like to begin by acknowledging the traditional custodians of the land where the summit is taking place, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, and pay my respects to Elders both past and…
New Jobs and Skills Australia Commissioner
Professor Barney Glover AO, the current Vice-Chancellor and President of Western Sydney University, has been appointed the new Commissioner of Jobs and Skills Australia (JSA).
More young Australians advising the Albanese Government
The Albanese Government is working directly with young people on policies and programs that matter to them.
Interview - Sky News Newsday with Kieran Gilbert
Subjects: PNG relations, vocational education and training integrity legislation, industrial relations legislation.
Interview - ABC News Breakfast with Lisa Millar
Subjects: Vocational education and training integrity legislation, Allan Fels supermarket price gouging report, Labor’s tax cuts.
Interview - ABC Afternoon Briefing with Greg Jennett
Subjects: Vocational Education and Training (VET) integrity legislation, Right to Disconnect.
Interview - ABC AM with Sabra Lane
Subjects: Vocational Education and Training (VET) integrity legislation.