January 23, 2019

Register for updates about the Cross Sector Supply Chain Skills project and have your say on the newly revised set of draft cross sector supply chain units, in the second round of consultation.

TLIX9986X Establish blockchain in a supply chain

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to establish blockchain in a supply chain. It includes assessing readiness for blockchain, developing blockchain strateg...

January 11, 2019

On the Roy Hill website the company is asking for expressions of interest for a wide variety of roles, from Truck, Ancillary and Excavator Operators, Diesel Mechanics and Maintenance, to Process and Port Operators, Laboratory Technicians and Metallurgists, Engineers and lots in-between.

If you are looking now or thinking of working in the resources industry in the future, it may be worth looking at the types of roles available...

December 5, 2018

The Cross Sector Supply Chain Skills Project has been commissioned by the Australian Industry Skills Committee (AISC) to develop a series of skill sets and units of competency for supply chain skills common to a range of industry sectors in Australia.  Through improving access to a bank of contemporary standardized supply chain skills units, industry efficiency and productivity can be enhanced.  The Project Reference Group has...

December 5, 2018

Draft training products for PwC Skills for Australia’s mine supervisors project are now available for review and can be found at the PwC Skills for Australia website.

These draft training products have been developed following a period of national consultation.  Feedback on these products will be received until Monday 14th January 2019 and can be provided via email to info@skillsforaustralia.com , by using track changes on the...

EY Global Mining & Metals Advisory Leader, Paul Mitchell, published a paper on: The top risks facing mining and metals in 2019-20 reflect a new era of disruption from both within and outside of the sector.

The themes of license to operate and disruption run through this year’s risks as mining and metals companies have to deal with many new and variable factors, including societal expectations, digital transformation, and u...

December 1, 2018

Aussie Mine provides industry and financial analysis on Australia’s mid-tier mining sector as represented by the mid- tier 50 (MT50).

WA School of Mines engineering statistics show "mining engineer enrolments have dropped each year for five consecutive years, now plummeting to less than one-third of 2013 enrolments."

"There’s a new paradigm in workforce talent that needs to be addressed by mid-tier miners, which appears to be pr...

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