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Edition 539, 3 February 2014

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Taking ACPET members to the world Edition 539, 3 Feb

ACPET has begun preparations for international delegations to India, China and Indonesia in the first half of 2014. While we have taken members with us on previous delegations to India, China and had commenced planning a delegation to Indonesia last month, as well as accompanying members and Commonw... Read more


Advice regarding students changing from SVP to non-SVP providers Edition 539, 3 Feb

The advice below is intended for ACPET member institutions. International students seeking advice on changing providers, especially from an SVP provider to a non-SVP provider, should contact the Department of Immigration: or by phone 131 881. Last week I held discussions with th... Read more


Complete this E-learning survey on BYOD practice Edition 539, 3 Feb

Please complete this short multiple choice survey on 'Bring your own device'(BYOD) e-learning practice in RTOs to help reduce IT consultation costs. Elan Project has been funded under the National VET E-Learning Strategy New Generation Technologies activity to research and produce 'Brin... Read more

ACPET Melbourne Executive Retreat 6-8 April 2014 - save the date! Edition 539, 3 Feb

Tapping into the demand for high-order professional development to support VET and higher education leaders to make their businesses thrive and grow, ACPET is delighted to announce its second Executive Retreat, 'Drive your educational vision through your executive brand', taking place in Mel... Read more

Now a webinar! Managing compliance with the ESOS and TPS framework: taking the worry out Edition 539, 3 Feb

Have you checked the ASQA website recently? If you haven’t then you may not be aware that in the last 12 months more than 100 providers have had their registration cancelled or suspended or haven’t had their registration renewed. Many of these were CRICOS providers. Don’t make the... Read more

RTO Financial Management: Making it Easy Edition 539, 3 Feb

Do you know what your expenses are in running your RTO? Do you need an accurate costing system to secure the long term viability of your training organisations? The complexity of training services and in particular funding arrangements, makes costing one of the biggest challenges in vocational... Read more

Social media tools for training: Facebook and Google+ Edition 539, 3 Feb

Facebook is a social network for connecting people with those around them – friends, family, co-workers, or simply others with similar interests. Facebook is a tool for connecting people with those around them. And, as with any social media tool, business has an opportunity to use Facebook to... Read more

Implementing Online Customer Service Strategies Edition 539, 3 Feb

Quality customer service is major factor to sustaining a successful business. It also helps to attract and gain customer loyalty to ensure return business, and enables your business to become a distinctive brand in your industry. More and more learners are turning to the web to find an education... Read more

Digital Marketing Makeover for RTOs – using digital marketing for better business Edition 539, 3 Feb

Today’s students are a digital generation. However, many RTOs are only partially prepared, or struggling to effectively use digital channels in their marketing and business development. Digital marketing is a very cost effective, measurable strategy to attract, retain and grow student numbe... Read more

New staff? Get them started with Introduction to the International Education sector Edition 539, 3 Feb

International education is a rewarding sector in which to choose to work. This webinar aims to support newcomers to this sector by providing you initially with an understanding of the industry and its origins. In turn, the presenter will walk you through the sector’s current status as one of A... Read more

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