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IBSA Manufacturing Training Package Development Methodology

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IBSA Manufacturing Training Development Projects follow the Training Package Development and Endorsement Process Policy and uses a five phase methodology. Our approach to all training…

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Aerospace Industry Skills Forecast public consultation now open, seeking your feedback

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The 2019 Industry Skills Forecast and Proposed Schedule of Work prepared on behalf of the Aerospace Industry Reference Committee are NOW available for review until 8 March 2019….

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January newsletter

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IBSA’s January newsletter includes articles on Cases for Change, Sustainability IRC Members, Avalon 2019, Endeavour Awards Sponsorship and VET Sector Reviews. Click here to read…

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Introducing the Sustainability IRC Members

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The Sustainability Industry Reference Committee (IRC) is responsible for the MSS Sustainability Training Package. The Committee oversees the development of industry competency skills standards and qualifications which focus on helping…

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IBSA Manufacturing Cases for Change Consultation

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IBSA Manufacturing is currently progressing two Cases for Change on behalf of our Industry Reference Committees.   The following two Cases for Change are NOW…

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A message from our CEO Sharon Robertson

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Looking back on our 2018 achievements..   The end of 2018, coincides with my first 100 days as CEO of the IBSA. It is a…

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What does our Skills Service Organisation do?

IBSA is a not-for-profit Skills Service Organisation (SSO) that is funded by the Australian Government to:

  • Provide technical, operational and secretariat support to six Industry Reference Committees in the development and review of qualifications and training packages
  • Consult and engage with stakeholders and implement their feedback to ensure training packages cover the skills needed in the industry
  • Inform industry stakeholders and employers about the latest news and trends
  • Develop compliant training packages that are relevant to a modern Australian economy, are embraced by the industry and maximise the potential for access to employment