As part of its planned reform of South Australia’s jobs training sector a State Liberal Government will use its ministerial powers under the Act to dissolve the current TAFE Board and appoint a new Board to give TAFE SA a fresh start.
A Marshall Liberal Government will invest $100 million to create more than 20,000 new places in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) system to provide young South Australians with a greater opportunity of securing an apprenticeship or traineeship.
The State Liberals are pledging to restore public confidence in South Australia’s much maligned Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector with a major investment if a Marshall Liberal Government is elected in March.
The State Liberals today unveiled a package of measures to tackle bullying in schools, including replacing the controversial Safe Schools program with a broad evidence-based anti-bullying program with particular focus on stopping online bullying.
The State Liberals have again criticised the Government for its mishandling of TAFE and the training sector, today highlighting data from the Auditor-General’s Report showing tens of millions of dollars spent on Targeted Voluntary Separation Packages (TVSPs) between 2012 and 2017.
The State Liberals have labelled as totally unacceptable the fact the Nous Group, the private consultancy hired to resolve TAFE SA’s accreditation scandal, won’t be starting its investigation until the middle of February.