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ASQA suspends Quest College’s registration 2 June 2017
Statement regarding Careers Australia Group 26 May 2017
ASQA takes action against Gurkhas Institute of Technology, The Australian Academy of Business 26 May 2017
Regulatory decisions update 18 May 2017
Regulatory decisions update 12 May 2017
Regulatory decisions update 10 May 2017
Regulatory decisions update 28 April 2017
Regulatory decisions update 13 April 2017
ASQA’s student-centred audit approach receives widespread support 3 April 2017
ASQA takes regulatory decisions against APTI, Franklyn Scholar (Aust) 3 April 2017
VET regulator cancels registration of DIY Training Services 17 March 2017
Update on cancellation decisions taken against Get Qualified Australia entities 14 March 2017
Regulator cancels registration of three security training providers 2 March 2017
ASQA cancels registration of Australian Vocational Learning Institute 28 February 2017
VET regulator cancels registration of Conwal and Associates Pty Ltd and Online Courses Australia 28 February 2017
Smart City Vocational College has registration cancelled 10 February 2017
Regulatory decisions update 8 February 2017
VET regulator cancels ASCET Tech’s registration 5 January 2017
Regulatory decisions update 5 January 2017
Regulatory decisions update 12 December 2016
Regulatory decisions update 23 November 2016
ASQA’s decision to cancel Cornerstone Investment (Aust) Pty Ltd registration stands 21 November 2016
Regulatory decisions update 11 November 2016
Further Peacemakers security qualifications to be cancelled 11 November 2016
ASQA cancels security qualifications issued by Victorian trainer 11 November 2016
Regulatory decisions update 10 November 2016
ASQA’s decision to cancel AIPE's registration stands 8 November 2016
Statement regarding Trades College Australia 31 October 2016
ASQA and Hong Kong VET regulator sign MoU 18 October 2016
Regulator cancels qualifications issued by Queensland security trainer 23 September 2016
Hands On Computer Training International Pty Ltd 16 September 2016
Regulatory decisions update 15 September 2016
Update on regulatory decision relating to Hands On Computer Training International Pty Ltd 8 September 2016
Regulatory decisions update 31 August 2016
Training regulator cancels registration of Hands On Computer Training Pty Ltd 1 August 2016
Strengthened communications protocols between Victorian Government and national skills regulator 27 July 2016
VET regulator announces further changes to protect sector 19 July 2016
Heavy penalty for bogus qualification 8 June 2016
Skills regulator announces regulatory strategy 26 April 2016
National reviews to focus on short courses, further scrutiny of VET FEE-HELP 21 April 2016
Newly endorsed Certificate IV in Training and Assessment 1 April 2016
Statement regarding regulation of training providers approved for the VET FEE-HELP scheme 1 March 2016
Regulator cancels registration of Cornerstone Investment Aust Pty Ltd 5 February 2016
Collaboration required to address security training issues 28 January 2016
National training regulator cancels registration of Australian Institute of Professional Education Pty Ltd 22 December 2015
Eleven recommendations to enhance equine training 8 December 2015
Update on targeted audits of VET FEE-HELP providers 25 November 2015
Statement regarding Phoenix Institute of Australia Pty Ltd 24 November 2015
ASQA Deputy Chief Commissioner to retire 11 November 2015
VET regulator welcomes ACCC action against training provider 27 October 2015
Compliance with training standards increasing 2 September 2015
Review of childcare training makes 10 recommendations 20 August 2015
VET regulator suspends registration of two Melbourne-based training providers 5 August 2015
Statement regarding regulation of the training sector 5 June 2015
New Standards to come into effect this week 31 March 2015
ASQA approves TAFE Directors’ tuition assurance scheme 30 March 2015
Statement regarding Vocation Group 4 December 2014
Regulator launches website for new Standards 11 November 2014
Australian Government bolsters skills and training with $68m of new funding and new standards 8 October 2014
Satisfaction with regulator’s audit processes remains high 19 September 2014
VET regulator obtains criminal prosecution for fraud 19 September 2014
Training providers satisfied with regulator's audit process 28 May 2014
Training regulator to review key sectors of the economy 21 January 2014
Better marketing standards for training providers 16 December 2013
Steps to improve aged and community care training 16 December 2013
Boosting induction safety training for construction sites 16 December 2013
Survey confirms ongoing satisfaction with audit process 13 November 2013
National VET regulator approves tuition assurance scheme 10 October 2013
Survey reaffirms satisfaction with ASQA’s site audit process 8 January 2013
Strategic review to examine inappropriate marketing and practices in VET sector 19 December 2012
Aged and community care training under the microscope 20 November 2012
VET regulator launches blitz of ‘White Card’ training 7 November 2012
New VET regulator establishes itself in the Top End 25 October 2012
ASQA rejects registration renewal for G Plus G Global Trading Pty Ltd 3 October 2012
ASQA rejects registration renewal for The Ashmark Group Pty Ltd 3 October 2012
ASQA suspends security courses from RTO’s scope 26 September 2012
Claims of ‘crisis’ in the VET sector overstated 7 September 2012
National VET regulator begins operations 1 July 2011