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Adult Education: Websites

In this guide:

Vocational Education

  • NSW TAFE - This home page provides full course information of all colleges in NSW, and details of entry requirements, calendar etc. and provides links to other TAFE sites in Australia.
  • The National Centre for Research in Vocational Education provides information on vocational education in Australia. You may also access the VOCED database here.
  • NSW Board of Vocational Education and Training
  • VETAB - NSW Vocational Education and Training Accreditation Board provides information about getting courses accredited, legislation, guidelines, policies etc
  • The Office of Training and Tertiary Education in Victoria provides much information for that state.
  • Adult and Community Education - promotes community education, supports funded community colleges and provides information and advice on community education across the state.
  • Center for Occupational Research and Development (CORD) - The Center for Occupational Research and Development (CORD) is a nonprofit public-service organization, dedicated to providing educational leadership in developing a more productive, competitive workforce.
  • ASTD The American Society for Training and Development. This is the main training and development association in the USA. There are publications available online plus resources in training.

Flexible Learning

Languages, Literacy and Numeracy

Online tools

  • Audacity - Audio editing software
  • Autodesk - High level architecture and animation software available for free on a student license.
  • Mind 42 - Mindmapping software
  • Prezi - A graphically interesting open source alternative to Powerpoint.
  • Video Toolbox - A file type converting software
  • Widgetbox - A place to make widgets for blogs, Twitter and Facebook