The members are key industry contacts for the VQA as they:
- Provide independent industry advice on the training and skill needs of industry that will facilitate workforce development.
- Assist VQA in
- Identifying training priorities
- Formulating policies
- Implementing reforms
- Designing industry-related strategies
- Being a partner for industry skill initiatives
In addition, the Vanuatu Government Post-School Education and Training (PSET) policy puts emphasis on a quality assured training system that is demand driven, accessible and provides skills training leading towards recognised qualifications. To make this a success, input from the industry is vital.
VQA has established nine (9) different Industry Skills Councils (ISC's). To read more about them, go to Industry Skills Councils and their Members.