The Australian Government has appointed an independent expert advisory panel established to revitalise the Vocational Education and Training (VET) system.

Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business, Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash, said the Expert Panel will provide independent strategic advice to the Government on key reforms flowing from the Joyce Review ‘Expert Review of Australia’s VET System’, released in April 2019.

Minister Cash, said the Government is acting on the Joyce Review by committing more than $525 million to the Delivering Skills for Today and Tomorrow package.

“It will ensure our workforce has the right skills to help businesses grow and contribute to the economy, both now and into the future.”

The Hon. Steven Joyce will chair the expert panel and will be joined by Peter Noonan, Professor of Tertiary Education Policy at Victoria University’s Mitchell Instituteand Dr Vanessa Guthrie, a former Chair of the Minerals Council of Australia.

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