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TAC Update Edition 614, 27 Jul

Compliance Recognition Program The Compliance Recognition Program (CR Program) has recently been introduced by the Training Accreditation Council (the Council). The program is designed to provide RTOs that consistently demonstrate compliance, a degree of flexibility by removing the requirement for... Read more

ACPET WA - Meet the CEO Breakfast on Thursday 20th August Edition 614, 27 Jul

ACPET WA would like to invite you and your colleagues to join us and other ACPET members at the ACPET WA – Meet the CEO Breakfast on Thursday 20th August, 2015 at 7.30am. Don’t miss the opportunity to provide input directly to ACPET CEO, Rod Camm as the ACPET Board reviews the strategic... Read more

NMU Archive
Congratulations ACPET Members - WA Training Awards organisation finalists! Edition 613, 20 Jul

The shortlisting process for WA Training Awards organisation categories is now complete and ACPET would like to specifically congratulate the following ACPET members on being selected as finalists for this year’s organisation awards. Trainwest - WA Small Training Provider of the Year 2015... Read more

Unique Student Identifier (USI) "working party" - Last Chance to Register! Edition 613, 20 Jul

ACPET invites you to attend a Unique Student Identifier (USI) ‘working party’ with the Department of Education and Training. Come along and hear the USI in review and an update on its developments by Jason Coutts, Branch Manager (Acting Student Identifiers Registrar), Department of Educ... Read more

ACPET WA - Meet the CEO Breakfast on Thursday 20th August Edition 613, 20 Jul

ACPET WA would like to invite you and your colleagues to join us and other ACPET members at the ACPET WA – Meet the CEO Breakfast on Thursday 20th August, 2015 at 7.30am. Don’t miss the opportunity to provide input directly to ACPET CEO, Rod Camm as the ACPET Board reviews the strategic... Read more

PPF 2015 Edition 613, 20 Jul

The ACPET 2015 Private Provider Forum is the key industry event on the West Australian education and training calendar.  On Friday 16 October, ACPET WA members will come together for a day of information, debate and discussion with key policy makers , colleagues and industry stakeholders. ... Read more

Places are limited - 30 July - Unique Student Identifier (USI) "working party" Edition 612, 13 Jul

ACPET invites you to attend a Unique Student Identifier (USI) ‘working party’ with the Department of Education and Training Venue: The Jason Industries Room of the Australian Institute of Management (Leadership Centre), at 76 Birkdale Street in Floreat On: Thursday 30 July Time: 1:00p... Read more

Meet the CEO Breakfast Meeting - 20th August Edition 612, 13 Jul

ACPET WA would like to invite you and your colleagues to join us and other ACPET members at the ACPET WA – Meet the CEO Breakfast on Thursday 20th August, 2015 at 7.30am. Don’t miss the opportunity to provide input directly to ACPET CEO, Rod Camm as the ACPET Board reviews the strategic... Read more

Save the Date! - 16th October - ACPET WA Private Providers Forum Edition 612, 13 Jul

SAVE THE DATE ACPET WA is proud to announce that we will be hosting the ACPET WA Private Providers Forum 2015 (PPF 2015) on Friday 16th October at the Parmelia Hilton Hotel. The theme for PPF 2015 is Vision, Strategy, Action! Watch this space for details coming soon! To register your interest pl... Read more

2015 Strategic Industry Audit of Units that Lead to High Risk Work Licences in Western Australia Edition 612, 13 Jul

In April 2015, the Training Accreditation Council endorsed a Strategic Industry Audit (SIA) into the delivery of units of competency that lead to high risk work licences (HRWLs) in WA. The first Reference Group meeting was held on 2 July 2015, to discuss issues impacting on the delivery of units of... Read more

Unique Student Identifier (USI) "working party" Edition 611, 6 Jul

ACPET invites you to attend a Unique Student Identifier (USI) ‘working party’ with the Department of Education and Training Venue: The Jason Industries Room of the Australian Institute of Management (Leadership Centre), at 76 Birkdale Street in Floreat On: Thursday 30 July Time: 1:00p... Read more

Save the Date! Meet the CEO breakfast meeting - 20 August Edition 611, 6 Jul

SAVE  THE  DATE Meet the CEO breakfast meeting with Mr Rod Camm, ACPET CEO Date: Thursday, 20 August Time: 7:30am to 9:00am Watch this space for details coming soon! To register your interest please email wa@acpet.edu.au... Read more

OAG Report on regulation of training organisations Edition 610, 29 Jun

ACPET notes the release by the Office of the Auditor General of the Report on regulation of training organisations.  The Training Accreditation Council has accepted the OAG Report recommendations that provide for the Council to: within 12 months, fully implement its revised approach to regul... Read more

2015 International Student Forum Edition 610, 29 Jun

ACPET members involved in delivery of education and training to international students are invited to provide input into an upcoming International Student Forum being hosted by the Department of Education Services, which is being held to consider student feedback on issues they face in Western Austr... Read more

ApprentiCentre becomes the Apprenticeship Office Edition 609, 22 Jun

Members working in the apprenticeship and traineeship sector will be aware of changes underway at ApprentiCentre, partly in response to the introduction of the Commonwealth funded Australian Apprenticeship Support Network (AASN).  From 1 July 2015 the AASN will deliver new services to apprentic... Read more

A Call to support students from a refugee and asylum seeker background Edition 609, 22 Jun

The Coalition for Asylum Seekers, Refugees and Detainees (CARAD) has been supporting refugees and asylum seekers in WA for 15 years. In addition to offering services such as counselling, accommodation, legal advice and financial support, CARAD has recently initiated the Education Working Party for R... Read more

Save the Date! - 30th July Edition 609, 22 Jun

ACPET invites you to attend a Unique Student Identifier (USI) ‘working party’ with the Department of Education and Training on Thursday 30 July from 1:00pm – 3:30pm followed by light refreshments Further registrations details will be available soon - Places are strictly lim... Read more

New team, familiar challenges (Business News, 8/6) Edition 608, 15 Jun

ACPET draws the attention of members to last week’s Business News special report (New Team, familiar challenges, 8/6, p.8-12) for welcome coverage of the vocational education and training (VET) sector, its ongoing challenges and public policy complexities.  Minister Liza Harvey, State Tra... Read more

CISWA 22nd Annual Winter Conference Edition 608, 15 Jun

CISWA Annual Winter Conference is in its 22nd year and is regarded as a 'must attend' for people working within the International Education sector in Western Australia. Wednesday 1 July 2015 9.00 am - 4.00 pm Nedlands Yacht Club, The Esplanade, Nedlands The conference provides participan... Read more

New trade representative for WA in Indonesia Edition 607, 8 Jun

ACPET notes the Premier’s announcement of Christopher Barnes as new Regional Director of an expanded trade and investment office in Jakarta, as part of an expansion of Western Australia’s presence in Indonesia.  Mr Barnes has previously held senior roles with the Commonwealth Bank a... Read more

ACPET WA committee update Edition 607, 8 Jun

The ACPET WA committee is due to meet with officials from the Department of Training and Workforce Development today, with a range of items on the table for discussion including: WA Budget and policy settings Total VET Activity and issues facing providers The interaction/impact  of publicl... Read more

RTO Expo for VET in schools Edition 606, 1 Jun

As part of developing opportunities for vocational education in schools, AISWA and Catholic Education WA is inviting RTOs to attend and participate in next month’s ‘RTO Expo’. The Expo will attract VET Coordinators from Independent and Catholic schools who will attend a meeting in... Read more

USI Edition 606, 1 Jun

As previously reported, ACPET has raised with State and Commonwealth Departments the difficulties members are experiencing in implementing the Unique Identifier Scheme (USI).   Those difficulties are translating into staff time and costs which members can ill afford to carry.  A lette... Read more

VET Reform at Training Forum Edition 606, 1 Jun

A busy week in the WA office included the opportunity for ACPET WA Executive Officer Larry Davies to provide a private sector perspective on VET reform at the 2015 Training Provider Forum.  VET Reform is often a euphemism for new, rather than reduced interventions to achieve Government policy o... Read more

2015 Careers Expo snapshot Edition 605, 25 May

ACPET members were well represented at this year’s Careers Expo at Perth Convention Exhibition Centre.  The Expo is a reminder of the contribution made by ACPET members to the diverse range of course and career options available to West Australians of all ages, interests, aptitudes and lo... Read more

2015 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005 Edition 605, 25 May

As reported in last week’s NMU, Urbis has been commissioned by the Department of Education and Training to undertake a review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005. In summary, the Standards seek to ensure that students with disability are able to access and participate in education o... Read more

TAC RTO and Stakeholder Survey 2015 Edition 604, 18 May

In the coming weeks, the Training Accreditation Council (TAC) will conduct the RTO and Stakeholder Survey 2015 to assess its performance and effectiveness. The survey is designed to gauge stakeholder views about TAC across a range of activities and assess its performance against its statutory functi... Read more

53rd Australian Export Awards - Applications now open Edition 604, 18 May

Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb has launched the 53rd Australian Export Awards for 2015.  State and territory awards programs will open successively. Applications for the Australian Export Awards programme for 2015 are now open. Apply today for your chance to be crowned the best... Read more

Reminder - Training Provider Forum 2015 Edition 604, 18 May

A reminder this year’s Department of Training and Workforce Development Training Providers’ Forum is on 25-26 May at the PCEC.  One of the sessions likely to be of particular interest to ACPET members attending the Forum is the panel discussion scheduled on Friday morning: VET R... Read more

FAPSTC - Business Network Meeting - 28th May Edition 604, 18 May

The Financial, Administrative & Professional Services Training Council (FAPSTC) will hold its next Business Network Meeting on 28th May, from 9:30 – 2:30pm at AIM’s Leadership Centre, located at 76 Birkdale St in Floreat.  Sessions will include: IBSA - Steven Deer (Industry M... Read more

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