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Global skills in demand

It’s important to develop skills that employers want, both now and in the future. At TAFE International Western Australia (TIWA) you will develop skills that allow you to adapt and grow through your career. 

We make sure students of today are successful employees of tomorrow. High level skills for tomorrow’s workers.

The following skills are already associated with success across three criteria: employment, high income, and job satisfaction.  The practical training at TAFE develops these skills to prepare you to be a flexible, useful, and valued employee. 

Skills are associated with employment 

  • Understanding messages 
  • Coping with uncertainty 
  • Adaptability 

Skills are associated with high income 

  • Self confidence 
  • Work plan development 
  • Organisational awareness 

Skills are associated with job satisfaction 

  • Self-confidence 
  • Coping with uncertainty 
  • Self motivation 

Source: McKinsey “Defining the skills citizens will need in the future world of work(opens in a new tab)”. 

Developing the flexibility to adapt to change is a key part of any long and satisfying career. 

For specific occupations and industries, view our Careers of the future page

Last updated on November 29, 2022