FREE VET PD

Sometimes, we come across quality materials that are offered in adjunct to commercial PD. Visit this page often to see what's available.

VET PD Group is serious about:

  • facilitating communications and ideas from VET practitioners;
  • encouraging sharing of educational strategies for all teaching/training and learning methodologies; and
  • promoting overall increase of capability within Australia's VET sector.

The Small Stuff

Vocational Voices

Perfect for: trainers, assessors, course facilitators

The Small Stuff is a series of video tutorials which focus on the small things that can make a big difference to your training.

Topics will range from basic communication skills, student management, how to effectively use body language and much more.

The Small Stuff aims to equip you with the micro-skills that will enable you to do your job with confidence.

Perfect for: trainers, assessors, course facilitators, compliance personnel, RTO managers, CEOs

'Vocational Voices', the official podcast of the National Centre for Vocational Education Research. Listen to leading experts discuss current trends in vocational education and training.

Topics are varied and range from research-related sessions to impacts of learning, training and assessment.

The Every Student Podcast

from DET NSW

Perfect for: trainers, assessors

The Every Student Podcast is a series of conversations with some of our teachers who are changing the way kids learn – as they deliver quality teaching and learning to improve life opportunities for every young person in their care.

Vocational Education Podcast

from Spec Training

Perfect for: trainers, assessors, instructional designers, students, managers and RTO personnel

We chat with vocational educators, designers, influencers and students to hear what's happening at the sharp end of the sector. If you enjoy a good talk, or some interesting insights into training and education, the subscribe to the VEPodcast!

Free Events

Skills Package co-design workshop - Perth

Tue, 15 Oct, 2019 10:00am - 5:00pm AWST

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Supporting workforces during industry transition: Key elements for success

Wed, 16 Oct, 2019, 12:30pm AEST

Presented by: Jobs Queensland

What is Mental First Aid?

Wed, 16 Oct, 2019, 10:00am AEST

Presented by: The VET Gurus

Becoming an RTO

Thurs, 17 Oct, 2019 10:00am AWST

Presented by: Training Accreditation Council WA

Skills Package co-design workshop - Cairns

Mon, 21 Oct, 2019 9:00am - 5:00pm AEST

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Workshop - Part III - Assessment in Practice

Tue, 22 Oct, 2019 9:00am - 1:00pm AWST

Presented by: Training Accreditation Council WA

Skills Package co-design workshop - Orange

Fri, 25 Oct, 2019 9:00am - 5:00pm AEDT

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

NVPDW: Complimentary Wrap Up Webinar: Velg

Fri, Oct 25, 2019 3:00pm AEST

Presented by: Velg Training


VET PD Series Q&A

Mon, 28 Oct, 2019 12:00pm AEDT

Presented by: vetr

Thought Leadership Series 4: Developing 21st Century Skills

Thurs, 31 Oct, 2019 9:00am ADST

Presented by: VDC

Skills Package co-design workshop - Canberra

Thurs, 31 Oct, 2019 9:00am - 2:30pm AEDT

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Skills Package co-design workshop - Canberra

Fri, 1 Nov, 2019 9:00am - 2:30pm AEDT

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Skills Package co-design workshop - Darwin

Mon, 4 Nov, 2019 9:00am - 2:30pm ACST

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Skills Package co-design workshop - Darwin

Tue, 5 Nov, 2019 9:00am - 2:30pm ACST

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Discover more pluses! What's new in VOCEDPlus

Wed, 6 Nov, 2019 1:30pm ACDT

Presented by: NCVER

Skills Package co-design workshop - Sydney

Tue, 11 Nov, 2019 10:00am - 5:00pm

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Skills Package co-design workshop - Sydney

Wed, 12 Nov, 2019 10:00am - 5:00pm

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Skills Package co-design workshop - Hobart

Thurs, 14 Nov, 2019 10:00am - 2:00pm AEDT

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Skills Package co-design workshop - Hobart

Thurs, 14 Nov, 2019 10:00am - 2:00pm AEDT

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Skills Package co-design workshop - Brisbane

Mon, 18 Nov, 2019, 9:30am - 1:30pm AEST

Presented by: Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business