This year's theme is Real Skills for Real Careers: and highlights that VET qualifications can lead to successful, meaningful, professional careers with great salaries and outstanding careers prospects.
As part of this important week, NCVER has pulled together some National Skills Week 'Snapshots': quick info and charts based on NCVER data to dispel some myths and look at how VET really does create real skills for real careers.
The daily Snapshots
explore the following topics:
Incomes of early career VET graduates
VET improves problem solving skills
VET leads to many of the fastest-growing occupations
Barriers that 16-year-olds see to completing post-school study
Why employers hire apprentices and trainees