Information for students
Provider toolkit available to assist with helping international students learn about their workplace rights
The Department of Education has developed a suite of resources to help international students learn about their workplace rights while studying in Australia.
Important information about Unique Student Identifier (USI) records
Students who studied at RTOs that have since closed may now have updated information on their USI records.
Updates to USI transcript for closed registered training organisations
As part of a collaboration between the Australian Department of Education, ASQA and the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER), ASQA is now able to upload the academic results from closed RTOs to students’ Unique Student Identifier (USI)
Reminder when choosing a training provider
ASQA is aware that unfortunately, there are unqualified organisations issuing fake certificates in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector.
Information for students of Customised Training Pty Ltd (RTO 21613)
Customised Training Pty Ltd (RTO code 21613) was placed into liquidation on 8 July 2019.
Updating your USI transcript if your RTO has closed
If your training provider is no longer operating and you discover that your USI transcript isn’t showing the training you completed with that RTO, the relevant VET regulator may be able to assist you in some circumstances.
Information for students of Brighton Pacific Pty Ltd (RTO 41138)
The Department of Education and Training has published a fact sheet for international students enrolled with Brighton Pacific Pty Ltd.
Important announcement for students of Journey Management Group Pty Ltd (RTO 21384)
The provider entered liquidation on 16 July 2018.
Scam targeting mandarin speakers
Since late March 2018 there has been a notable spike in scams targeting the Chinese-Australian community.
Scam warning: fake ‘virtual kidnapping’ scam targets Chinese Australians
The Australian Federal Police (AFP) is warning the public about a complex new international scam targeting the Chinese community in Australia.