What we do
The VET Development Centre (VDC) was established in 2005 to promote the development and raise the professional standing of people working in the Australian Vocational Education and Training (VET) Sector.
Through our services, the VDC provides ongoing professional development to all teaching and support staff in the VET Sector across Australia with an extensive range of webinars, workshops, events as well as government funded grants, scholarships and evaluation activities.
The VDC specialises in providing non formal training for the VET workforce as well as customised consultancy, management and strategic support services for all VET providers.
The VDC is a public company limited by guarantee, with the Victorian Minister for Training and Skills as the sole member. The VDC is governed by an experienced Board of Directors appointed for their specialist expertise in VET, workforce development and corporate governance.
To lead Professional Development activities that are innovative, relevant and responsive to the contemporary VET workforce.
- Ethics and Integrity
- Life-long learning
- Respect and Cooperation
- Customer focus
The strategic goals for the VDC 2016 to 2020
- Provide relevant, responsive professional development that improves the performance of the VET workforce.
- Build capability of VET professionals and providers to create quality training opportunities aligned with evolving policy and professional practice expectations.
- Be responsive to stakeholder priorities.
- Maintain a high performing VDC team committed to product and service improvement.
To download the 2016 VDC Financial Report, please click on the link below.