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National Centre for Vocational Education Research

Informing policy and practice in Australia’s training system

Get in quick for research funding round

Submit your proposals for the latest NVETR funding round for research relevant to the policy and operations of Australia’s tertiary education and training sector. Funding is available for several research projects addressing three topic areas. Proposals must be submitted by 30 April 2014.

About us

The National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) is a not-for-profit company owned by state, territory and federal ministers responsible for training.

The factors affecting the educational and occupational aspirations of young Australians

Parental influence plays a significant role in their children's educational aspirations.

Register now for the 23rd National VET Research Conference 'No Frills'

Co-hosted with Holmesglen, the conference will be held at Hemisphere Conference Centre & Hotel at Holmesglen’s Moorabbin campus in Melbourne on 9-11 July 2014.

Insight issue #51

Featuring the key findings from NCVER research projects, the latest statistical publications, and information about emerging international trends and issues in vocational education and training, Insight is published three times a year.

Client support

Client support at NCVER is able to provide assistance with AVETMISS for VET providers and apprentices and trainees, validation software and the Competency Completion Online System.