ASQA NEWS: ASQA to establish an Audit, Accredited Course Evaluation, Investigation and Related Services Panel

The Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) is planning to publish a Request for Tender (RFT) on AusTender in early April 2016 for the establishment of an Audit, Accredited Course Evaluation, Investigation and Related Services Panel, which will operate from 1 July 2016. This panel is expected to deliver services such as: VET audit and evidence […]

ASQA NEWS: Extension of transition period for training products endorsed between September 2015 to March 2016

As a result of the transition to the Standards for Training Packages there is a temporary surge in the number of revised training products endorsed by the Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC). The peak of activity for release of revised training packages is within the period September 2015 to March 2016. To assist registered training providers (RTOs) to […]

ASQA NEWS: Extra Training Provider Briefing for Melbourne

Healthy demand has seen three out of the four Melbourne training provider briefing sessions booked out in less than three weeks. With the fourth session filling fast, ASQA is pleased to announce that an additional session will be held in Melbourne on Thursday 28 April to allow more training providers the opportunity to attend. Register […]

ASQA NEWS: Statement regarding regulation of training providers approved for the VET FEE-HELP scheme

The Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) strongly refutes claims made in the media recently regarding its regulation of training providers approved to offer training under the Commonwealth Government’s VET FEE-HELP scheme. ASQA has always had a productive working relationship with the Department of Education and Training (DET). ASQA’s role is to regulate registered training organisations […]