Aligning new governance arrangements with renewed focus

From the beginning of 2021, ASQAs governance arrangements have undergone major changes to ensure the best structure and management capabilities to most effectively supervise the VET department. The National VET Regulator will also be known as ASQA’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO). With the implementation of new governance arrangements, you will see: under the National Vocational Education … Read more

ASQA approves extended transition period for 25 qualifications until 27 November 2022

In accordance with the General Direction – Learner transition, ASQA will only consider applications for a longer transition period where it can be demonstrated that there would be genuine disadvantage to a cohort of learners if such an extension was not approved. List of CPC08 Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package qualifications approved for transition extension … Read more

ASQA Compliance Policy consultation paper

The main focus is on the continuing sector engagement with the release of the ASQA Compliance Policy consultation paper, commencement of the online learning strategic review and the next steps in the self-assurance journey. Read more ASQA announced the Brand Refresh which will become the part of the response to the Rapid Review in terms … Read more

Consultation on amendments to the ESOS Act

The Department of Education, Skills and Employment is proposing amendments to the Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 (ESOS Act) that will improve the regulation of supplementary courses and allow charges collected under the ESOS Act to be refunded in special circumstances. Improving regulation of supplementary courses for overseas students The ESOS Act and its associated … Read more

ASQA finalises the members of the Stakeholder Liaison Group (SLG)

ASQA released an update for July 2020. In this update, ASQA announces the the members of the Stakeholder Liaison Group. The NVR Amendment Act also came into effect on July 1, 2020. This update also includes: Legislative Changes CRICOS guidance Resumption planning The entire post can be found on ASQA’s website here.

National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Amendment Act 2020

On July 01 every year, the Amendment Act for the National Vocational Education and Training Regulator gets implemented. Click here to view the changes that have been made for: Requirements for RTOs ASQA’s processes Other changes Requirements for the RTOs? In order to encourage and promote a quality VET system and benefits to RTO industry, amendments have … Read more