As part of the wider national Education Conversation | Kōrero Mātauranga, the Government is reviewing the vocational education and training system. This is one of the four “big reviews” that form part of the Education Work Programme.
Initial recommendations from the review are likely to be presented to Cabinet late in 2018. You will have an opportunity to engage with the proposed direction of change in 2019.
The Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics (ITP) Roadmap 2020 project, led by the Tertiary Education Commission, is progressing in parallel with the VET system review. The ITP Roadmap 2020 project is looking at ways to secure a sustainable future for New Zealand’s institutes of technology and polytechnics (ITPs).