Skills shortage: 2 of 3

A TAFE course is aiming to head off the skills shortage in mining in the Hunter Valley.

TAFE training program prepares to meet Hunter mining skills demand

Strong employment growth in the Hunter Valley creating demand for technical skills and training.

12 February 2019

Workers due to be laid off at Hail Creek unlikely to be out of work for long.

Hail Creek workers not likely to be out of work for long

The 430 workers being laid off by Glencore will likely be quickly snapped up by other miners.

16 October 2018

Komatsu has launched its largest ever recruiting drive.

Komatsu's 300

Seeking 300 recruits in its largest every recruitment drive.

10 October 2018

Skills boosting project starting in Mackay.

Mackay skills boost

Skills boosters begin in Mackay.

09 October 2018

Dale Elphinstone believes it is important to give young workers a chance.

Dropping profit to keep people pays

Taking a profit hit to keep people can pay dividends.

01 October 2018

The Queensland government wants feedback on its VET plans.

Queenslanders asked to vent on VET

Queensland government seeking VET feedback.

27 September 2018

News wrap

News wrap

Macho image hurting skills shortage fix efforts.

25 September 2018

NSW's infrastructure boom could be a skills builder for mining.

NSW apprenticeships rise could stem mining skills shortage

NSW infrastructure boom proving a handy skills developer.

18 September 2018


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