Bushfire Relief Fund Donation January 2020

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Jan2020
We have been watching in horror as more than 10 million hectares (100,000 sq km or 24.7 million acres) of bush, forest and parks have burned across ... Read More

22

Oct2019
Trainer and Assessor Capability Remains High on ASQA's Top Priorities The quality of training and assessment in RTOs continues to be a major concern for stakeholders and the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). The agency has now made quality of training a focus of ... Read More

02

Oct2019
In a joint media release made on Friday 27 September 2019, the Australian Government has announced that it was implementing reforms to the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA), the national regulator for Australia's vocational education and training (VET) sector. Highlights The Australian Government announced reforms to the agency responsible for ... Read More

30

Sep2019
Big news for RTOs currently delivering or planning to deliver the highly popular Foundations Skills qualifications! The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) has approved the Case for Endorsement for the FSK training packages with the changes expected to be reflected on the training.gov.au website this October 2019. The Foundation ... Read More

14

Sep2019
Australia's International Educational Sector Highlighted in ASQA's Regulatory Strategy 2019-21 Numbers released by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) showed that the total number of international student (studying both onshore and offshore) increased by 10.4% to an estimated 185,300 students. This growing number of overseas students enrolling in ... Read More
WHS Qualification Update

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Sep2019
AISC Releases 4 Work Health and Safety Qualifications and Creates 7 New Units of Competency The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) in an earlier communique announced the outcome of its recent meeting held on June 5, 2019. Information released includes details ... Read More
Andrew Laming – VET

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Sep2019
MP Andrew Laming Criticises ASQA Over RTO Regulation It was certainly not a good day for the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) after it got a stern rebuke from House Representative Andrew Laming for its handling of its regulatory compliance functions over RTOs. The MP criticised the national regulator for ... Read More

22

Aug2019
ASQA Regulatory Strategy Updates for Initial Registration and RTO Transfer of Ownership The Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) recently released its Regulatory Strategy 2019-2021, setting out the agency’s priorities to 2021. Included in ASQA’s regulatory strategy are the changes in the application process for new Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) and ... Read More

06

Aug2019
ASQA Extends Transition Period for BSB42615 Certificate IV in New Small Business ASQA recently announced that it is extending the transition period for BSB42615 Certificate IV in New Small Business. The BSB42615 has been superseded by the BSB42618 Certificate IV in New Business ... Read More
Latest Early Childhood Education Changes CHC30119 and CHC50119

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Jun2019
Wondering what the latest development on the proposed changes with Children’s Education and Care Training Package? If you’re one of the RTOs currently delivering the various qualifications and units of competency under this training package, then this article can help you get ... Read More