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IBISWorld’s Technical and Vocational Education and Training market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • TAFE providers have lost some market share to universities in the tertiary education sector
  • A dramatic increase in loans raised concerns about the conduct of some industry operators
  • The Australian dollar is expected to appreciate, reducing revenue from international students

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    The Technical and Vocational Education and Training industry is subject to continuous changes in regulation. In 2012, the Federal Government increased grants to the industry as part of the National Partnership Agreement, under the condition that the states and territory governments improve the outcomes of vocational and educational training (VET). Industry revenue is expected to increase by an annualised 2.7% over the five years through 2016-17, to reach $9.4 billion. However, revenue for the current year is projected to decline by 3.4% as tighter regulations reduce the eligibility of some service providers to receive government funding...

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    Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

    The geographic spread of revenue in the industry largely follows the distribution of the population. Over 80% of establishments are situated along Australia's eastern seaboard, in the states of New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland. Each of these states is slightly overrepresented by industry enterprises compared with their shares of the population. The remaining states and territories (except for the Australian Capital Territory) have a smaller share of VET providers than their respective shares of the population. Further education providers are mostly located in urban areas, which increases their exposure to student markets. Pub..

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    Additional Insights for the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Industry are

  • Operators must offer regulated courses
  • Ongoing market research to develop courses offered
  • Ability to provide flexible training conditions
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Public funding for tertiary education and Number of vocational students in the Technical and Vocational Education and Training industry impact industry performance..

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    Industry Products

    What is the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Industry?

    The industry offers technical and vocational education and training that is delivered by registered training organisations (RTOs). RTOs include TAFE institutes, dual-sector institutions and other private and community providers.

    Industry Products
    Diploma and above
    Certificate IV
    Certificate III
    Certificate II
    Certificate I
    Industry Activities
    Apprenticeship training program operation
    Business college and school operation
    Information technology training centre operation
    Institute of technology operation
    Professional and management development training
    Secretarial training
    Technical and further education college operation
    Technical college operation
    Vocational computer training

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Public funding for tertiary education
  • Number of vocational students
  • Trade-weighted index
  • National unemployment rate

  • Current Performance
  • Government funding and reform
  • Private providers
  • Student enrolments
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Government funding and reform
  • Private providers
  • Student enrolments
  • Table: Technical and Vocational Education and Training Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Technical and Vocational Education and Training Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Book and Magazine Wholesaling
  • Central Government Administration
  • Computer and Computer Peripheral Wholesaling
  • Paper Product Wholesaling
  • Printing
  • State Government Administration
  • Telecommunications and Other Electrical Goods Wholesaling

  • Products & Services
  • Certificate III
  • Diploma and above
  • Certificate II
  • Certificate IV
  • Other
  • Certificate I
  • Chart: Technical and Vocational Education and Training Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • People aged 25 to 44
  • People aged 15 to 24
  • People aged 45 and over
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Technical and Vocational Education and Training

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Technical and Further Education CommissionDepartment of Education and Training VictoriaTAFE Queensland
  • Table: Technical and Further Education Commission - financial performance
  • Table: Department of Education and Training Victoria - financial performance
  • Table: TAFE Queensland - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Australian Qualifications Framework (Aqf)
  • Courses at this level are national qualifications that may be issued by secondary schools, higher education institutions, TAFEs and private providers.
  • National Centre For Vocational Education Research
  • Compiles statistics and researches the vocational education market.
  • Tafe
  • Technical and Further Education. This can refer to courses or the institutions that provide them.
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