ACPET’s Australian Students Tuition Assistance Scheme (ASTAS) is the largest and most effective tuition assistance scheme in Australia.
Members have access to tuition assurance that protects student fees paid in advance. Tuition assurance is offered to members:
- approved to offer FEE-HELP loans and VET FEE-HELP loans, as well as those
- which operate as RTOs and do not have VET FEE-HELP approval (to meet their compliance with the Standards for NVR Registered Training Organisations (SNR 11.3e and 22.3e)
ACPET's ASTAS has been approved by ASQA for SNR compliance.
Details on ACPET's ASTAS schemes is included in our Membership Information kit and ASTAS fee structure. If you have enquiries, contact the Membership team:
free call: 1800 657 644
The Commonwealth government's Tuition Protection Scheme (TPS) protects fees paid in advance by international students. Further details on the TPS are available at: www.tps.gov.au