21st Century Employment Skill Education and Training
Department of Education & Training
Education, Vocational Education
This report details how the Fellow went on a Study Tour to Barcelona to identify agencies, individuals and sites so as to learn from the key people and stake-holders who participated in, or are still involved in the innovative and successful social and community engagement and enrichment skills education programs offered in that city, a global leader in such programs.
The report goes describes how best to provide relevant and cost effective re-training for those in trades, occupations and professions that are declining in, or have lost, relevance; while also ensuring mainstream education has adapted to and is delivering skilled graduates ready, competent and capable to participate in the new forms of work and career paths that are rapidly emerging in the 21st Century