Professional development in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector offers a diverse range of activities and opportunities. Workshops and seminars provide focused skill-building, while conferences like the Velg National VET conference offer networking and insights into emerging trends. Online courses from platforms like Coursera and LinkedIn Learning offer convenience and flexibility.
Specialised certification programs, such as ILPs Certified Learning Facilitator badge, add credibility to one’s professional portfolio. Peer mentoring within the organisation and research opportunities offer experiential learning. Job rotation and shadowing provide practical insights into different roles.
These opportunities can be accessed through institutional programs, external events, online platforms, and peer networks.
Leveraging a mix of these activities ensures a well-rounded development, equipping professionals with essential skills and competencies for career growth.