The National Centre for Vocational Education and Research (NCVER) has released their latest statistical report showing an increase in completions of nationally recognised VET qualifications. VET qualification completion rates 2021 shows that 45.9% of all nationally recognised VET qualifications that started in 2017 were completed, higher than those commencing in 2016 (43.8%).
Students enrolled at enterprise providers had the highest completion rates for qualifications commencing in 2017 (55.5%), followed by schools (48.0%), private training providers (47.3%), universities (45.6%), TAFE institutes (43.0%) and community education providers (40.7%). By level of education, diploma or higher qualifications had the highest completion rates for those commencing in 2017 (56.2%), a considerable increase from those commencing in 2016 (45.5%).
Read the report.