|Australia Awards Scholarships: www.australiaawards.com.au|
|Australian Embassy in Vietnam: www.vietnam.embassy.gov.au|
|Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT): www.dfat.gov.au|
|Australian Education Centre: www.studyinaustralia.gov.au|
|Australian Universities and Courses: www.gooduniversitiesguide.com.au/|
|RMIT Vietnam: www.rmit.edu.vn.|
|Australia Immigration and Visa Information: www.border.gov.au|
|Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students: www.cricos.education.gov.au|
Promoting Industry Linkages with Vocational Education and Training Component
Aus4S addresses the identified problem that the quality of vocational education and training (VET) and its graduates does not meet the requirements of the employers and the labour market because of
(1) Lack of links between demand and supply for skills in the labour market:
(2) Lack of competence in training institutions:
(3) Gender bias facing female students and teachers/staff
Through this component of Aus4Ss, Australia is assisting Vietnam in its VET reform process, and demonstrating the benefits of Australia’s internationally recognised industry-led approach to skits development to address the burgeoning demand for skills in the logistics sector of the labour market. The Vietnamese logistics industry has no formal training culture and faces a projected shortage of 250,000 skilled workers by 2030.
By sharing Australian expertise and Australia’s current approach to dynamic industry-led skills development, this component targets Improvements in Vietnam’s capacity to deliver worklorce skills development to a consistent standard that meets industry needs and market trends. The initial focus is to develop a demonstration model in the logistics sector with potential for scale-up and transter to other industry sectors. Aus4sks is working in partnership with Directorate of Vocational Education and Training (DVET), Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Vietnam Logistics Business Association to support selected public and private partner vocational colleges and logistica enterprises to achieve the targeted outcomes. The component operates at the industry sector (meso) and individual college and enterprise (micro) levels and supports, through the provision of evidence, DEAT and DET policy advocacy for endorsement of Industry kages model to be adopted as national policy.