ASQA advises that it has recently made the following regulatory decisions.
ASQA has approved an extension to the transition period for three FDF Retail Baking qualifications.
ASQA advises that it has recently made the following regulatory decision.
RTOs are required to meet the requirements of section 31 (1)(a) of the National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011 when applying to renew registration.
Read the October 2018 edition of the ASQA Update newsletter.
On 1 May 2018, ASQA announced increased scrutiny on new applications for registration to deliver VET and/or international education.
ASQA is currently examining data from the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) for RTOs that have reported they have delivered no training over the past few years.
ASQA has recently noted some providers are not meeting the requirement to ensure students have completed necessary prerequisites.
The Federal Court has ordered a Queensland training company and its director to pay significant penalties for continuing to represent itself as a RTO—and issue qualifications—after ASQA did not renew its registration.
ASQA will continue to target international education and the capability of trainers and assessors as part of its 2018-20 regulatory strategy.