Reform of Vocational Education

The Government’s decision on the Reform of Vocational Education

On 01 August 2019 Minister Hipkins announced the Government’s decision on the Reform of Vocational Education. Minister Hipkins says this announcement will commence the next stage of the Government’s move towards a “unified vocational education system”.

 

What you need to know:

If you're an apprentice or trainee

  • In the short term, you'll continue your training; however at some point before December 2022, support for your learning will come from a different organisation.

If you're an employer currently with apprentices or trainees

  • In the short term, continue to have a relationship with your current ITO; however, at some point before December 2022, a different organisation will be providing this support.