Developing 21st Century Workforces with a focus on future capabilities, careers, jobs and skills, and World-class VET systems, this website provides resources for Workforce Planning and Development, Professional Development including the Global Workforce Architects Program, Tools and Coaching, Skills Profiling, Project Management for Workforce Plans and Initiatives.

Workforce BluePrint launched in 2006 by Wendy Perry and Associates (WPAA) which was established in 2002 as Vocational and Educational and Training (VET) strategists.

The company provides workforce planning and development services; capability programs and professional development; Registered Training Organisation (RTO), TVET and VET strategic planning support; whilst working with enterprises and organisations, governments and training providers, industry sectors, regions and countries.

With a head office in Adelaide, South Australia, Workforce BluePrint has clients across all Australian states and territories, and international connections in Bhutan, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore and the USA.

A workforce plan takes stock of where you are now, where you want to be and identifies the gaps. It puts a workforce lens on your strategic plan and helps you to prioritise workforce development strategies now and into the future.

This website has lots of information including:

Customised conference key notes, workshops and webinars, pick n mix workshop topics to suit you and the facilitation of a Workforce Architects program are provided to build knowledge, understanding and practice in workforce development and planning.

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Wendy Perry, Head Workforce Planner, Workforce BluePrint

Managing Director, Wendy Perry and Associates Pty Ltd

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In Vocational Education and Training (VET) our areas of specialisation and expertise include:

  1. Action research and change management
  2. Business analysis and program design
  3. Facilitation and professional development
  4. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) models
  5. Reform, policy and funding advice – VET insight and Strategic Reviews
  6. Technical and Vocational Education (TVET) International

Workforce Planning and Development services, Entrepreneurship and Innovation programs are provided via Workforce BluePrint.

You are invited to subscribe to the WPAA blog and join the Australian VET Leaders LinkedIn group for the latest news on COAG initiatives, VET funding, policy, programs, reform, RPL, Training Packages, TVET International and future directions.

Interested in talking about how we might be able to assist you with uncovering VET market opportunities, VET workforce development, and engaging employers and industry?

Workforce Blog

42% of Tasmania’s agriculture workforce – Gen Y’s by 2020

| Workforce Development, Workforce Planning, Workforce Projects | No Comments

Agriculture in Tasmania is an important industry.  There is a high level of confidence in the state’s industry, best known for its food safety and clean, green production systems. Agriculture,

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Future-evolving roles in the Pharmacy workforce

| Digital Capability, Workforce Development, Workforce Planning | No Comments

The pharmacy industry plays a central role in community, primary health care.  The Department of Health estimates 300 million prescriptions will be dispensed by Australian pharmacies in 2016-17. In the

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Driving Darwin’s economic growth through workforce attraction and retention

| Economic Development, Workforce Development, Workforce Planning | No Comments

A 20-year blueprint to develop Northern Australia as an ‘economic powerhouse’ is set to transform Darwin.  $600 million will be dedicated to roads, in addition to the $100 million beef

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VET Blog


TVET to put Nepal on world stage

| TVET, TVET International, Vocational Education and Training, Youth | No Comments

Nepal is one of the ten fastest nations making development gains in terms of the Human Development Index in the past four decades. Yet, half of Nepal’s population living below

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Botswana to invest 21% of spending into vocational education

| TVET International, Vocational Education and Training | No Comments

Botswana has transformed itself from one of the poorest countries in the world to one of the fastest growing economies – from a bleak $70 GDP per capita in the

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Improving talent, encouraging entrepreneurship and skilling Indonesians

| Education, Entrepreneurs, TVET, TVET International | No Comments

Indonesia has faced major economic issues in recent years, but there’s an emergence of young business and entrepreneurial leaders. The nation’s GDP has been growing an average of 5-6% in

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