Web Content Viewer (JSR 286)


National Centre for Vocational Education Research

Informing policy and practice in Australia’s training system

New to AVETMISS reporting



NCVER is hosting a series of free one-hour webinars for registered training organisations (RTOs), providing practical help on how to meet AVETMISS reporting requirements.


For more information and to register

Measuring VET participation by socioeconomic status

Assessing training participation targets requires accurate information, but when the tool includes information that is updated every five years, how accurate are the estimations in the intervening years?

Disadvantaged learners: How effective are VET to higher education pathways?

VET can provide disadvantaged learners a pathway to higher education, but it’s more likely via higher-level VET qualifications and disadvantaged learners tend to enrol in lower level VET qualifications.

Save the date

The 24th National VET Research Conference 'No Frills' will be held from 6 - 8 July 2015 in Sydney. To avoid missing out, mark these dates in your diary and watch this space! #ncvernofrills

Students and courses 2013

This annual national snapshot of publicly funded training activity shows there was an overall decline of 3.4% in student numbers in 2013 compared with 2012. 

AVETMISS support

NCVER provides support with the AVETMIS Standards for VET providers and apprentices and trainees, validation software and the Competency Completion Online System.