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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Address to the Plenary of the 17th Asia Pacific Regional Meeting of the International Labour Organisation (Singapore)
On behalf of the Australian Government, I am honoured to address the 17th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting of the International Labour Organization.
Representing Australia in Singapore
Australia affirmed its commitment to lifting labour standards and creating decent and secure jobs in the Asia-Pacific at an international labour meeting in Singapore, as Skills and Training Minister…
Transcript - NSW Skills Agreement
SUBJECTS: NSW Skills Agreement; Energy.
Professor Peter Dawkins AO to lead Jobs and Skills Australia
Peter Dawkins AO, Emeritus Professor of Economics at Victoria University, has been appointed as the Interim Director of Jobs and Skills Australia (JSA).
Australian and NSW Governments sign landmark skills agreement for 120,000 fee-free TAFE and VET places
The Australian and NSW Governments have signed a landmark 12-month Skills Agreement to address the current skills shortage and deliver Fee Free TAFE and more vocational education places for the…
ACT signs up to deliver Fee-Free TAFE
From 2023, Canberra students will be able to access fee-free courses at the Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT) as the Australian and ACT Governments signed a landmark 12-month Skills Agreement…
Transcript — ABC Radio Perth
SUBJECTS: WA Skills Agreement; Secure Jobs, Better Pay Bill.
Australian and WA Governments sign landmark skills agreement
The Australian and Western Australian Governments have signed a landmark 12-month Skills Agreement to address the current skills shortage and deliver Fee Free TAFE and more vocational education…
Speech to the Independent Tertiary Education Council Australia
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Speech to the AI Group Industry Meets Canberra
Subjects: Jobs and Skills Australia, skill shortages, Powering Australia Plan, apprenticeship completion rates.
Press conference, Adelaide
Celebrating the nation’s best at the 2022 Australian Training Awards
Sixteen of Australia’s best apprentices, students, training providers, teachers and businesses have been recognised for their hard work and dedication at this year’s Australian Training Awards,…