Title

Workplace training initiatives: implications for women in the Australian workforce

Document Type

Article

Publication details

Wallace, M 2000, 'Workplace training initiatives: implications for women in the Australian workforce', Journal of European Industrial Training, vol. 24, no. 5, pp. 268-274.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/03090590010372038

Abstract

Examines the situation for women workers in Australia after a ten-year focus on training. The National Training Reform Agenda is discussed and the position of women in the Australian workforce explained. Comparative statistics on workplace training and some qualitative studies that illuminate workplace practice are examined.