The Open Polytechnic, New Zealand’s largest specialist provider of vocational distance learning, has welcomed the Government’s recent announcement that it will boost funding for literacy and numeracy training in the workplace.
The Skills Highway team is thrilled to congratulate Simcro Ltd for winning the Skills Highway Award at the Diversity Awards in Auckland on 28 August 2019.
On 22 August the Government announced an extra $14.5 million over the next four years for the EWLN Fund.
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Set4Life was a two-year project in Northland that aimed to identify effective ways of supporting vocational learners into sustainable employment.
The funding mechanism (also known as the 159L) for workplace literacy and numeracy is issued under the Education Act 1989 by the Minister responsible for tertiary education. 159Ls are updated regularly, although the 159L for Literacy and Numeracy is a 2017 document.
The Industry Training Federation is pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 15th New Zealand VET Research Forum, to be held at Rydges Hotel in Wellington on the 15th an
Adult and Community Education (ACE) Aotearoa is the lead body for the ACE sector in New Zealand and has commissioned an environmental scan of the ACE sector to provide a snapshot of what ACE provision is and the capability of this provision.
Great to see that John Benseman, such a stalwart of literacy in New Zealand, is represented on the UNESCO International Literacy Prizes Jury.
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