Resources sector skills needs – key messages

Authors: Australian Workforce and Productivity Agency
Publication Date: December 1, 2013
Publisher: Australian Government
Pdf: Download
Topics/Keywords: Resources, Skills, Workforce

The report recommends the Australian Government, industry and the tertiary education sector pilot a program based on the United Kingdom’s successful Transition Training Programme with the aim of improving the supply of long-term technical operational skills to the Oil and Gas sector.

It also recommends the Australian Government, in collaboration with industry stakeholders, develop and pilot a national program for apprentices and trainees, modelled on the UK Oil and Gas Upstream Technician Training Scheme and the Western Australian Energy Apprenticeship Group joint venture, to provide clear pathways to the liquefied natural gas sector and ensure supply of long-term technical skills.

Download the full report here

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