ForestWorks produces several research reports that capture and analyse industry intelligence about existing and emerging skill shortages and training requirements in order to inform government decision-making.
As the Industry Skills Council (ISC) for the
forest, wood, paper and timber products industry, ForestWorks ISC produces
an annual E-Scan. This report gathers information on skills supply and
demand, workforce development priorities, analysis of implementation of the
current training packages and recommendations for changes to the packages
through a three-year continuous improvement plan.
the industry, its scope, products, processes and issues
allows the government and industry, together with the National Skills Standards Council (NSSC) and the Australian Workforce and Productivity Agency (AWPA), to
gain a more strategic understanding of existing and emerging skill shortages
direction to the training and skill solutions that will be undertaken in
the review of the skill standards and qualifications over the next 12
document is developed in line with the NSSC Training Package Development and
Endorsement Process Policy.
Industry Skills Scan
In addition, ForestWorks produces an annual
Industry Skills Scan. This report is based on the findings of the E-Scan
and provides further context of the challenges and opportunities
for skills, training and workforce development in our industry.