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China, ASQA & a Pozible Postscript... Edition 541, 17 Feb

Join ACPET’s International Delegation to China, 13-17 April 2014 As I announced two weeks ago, ACPET will be taking delegations to China, Indonesia and India in the first half of 2014. Thank you to those members who have already registered their interest. The first international delegati... Read more


An update from the Board Edition 541, 17 Feb

Dear ACPET members As part of its annual planning cycle the Board met in Brisbane last week to review its three year strategic plan. Our planning day was a very rewarding one, with insights from the recent Australasian Society of Association Executives (AUSAE) conference helping us reflect on cha... Read more

Beyond SVP – Supporting ACPET members Edition 541, 17 Feb

The Streamlined Visa Processing (SVP) arrangements implemented in response to the Knight Review continue to cause distortions in the international education sector. Currently only a limited number (and type) of providers can access SVP. The issue of developing a new, integrated approach and risk... Read more

Advice from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection in relation to SVP students ‘course hopping’ Edition 541, 17 Feb

ACPET has received the following updated advice from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection in relation to SVP students ‘course hopping’. The Department of Immigration and Border Protection has been directly engaging with students who have arrived under streamlined visa pro... Read more


ACPET’s 2nd Executive Retreat – places are limited – secure your place now Edition 541, 17 Feb

ACPET is delighted to invite you to take your place with your executive peers at our second ACPET Executive Retreat, 'Drive your Educational Vision through your Executive Brand', to be held in Melbourne between 6 to 8 April 2014. The program outline is now available. The retreat taps into V... Read more

Unpacking a training package, units of competency and assessment requirements Edition 541, 17 Feb

Do you understand how Training Packages are changing under the New Standards? What are the components of new Training Packages? What are Companion Volumes What are the changes in training packages Do you know where to get information about Training Packages? Do you know how to read Training P... Read more

Integrating language and literacy support in delivery and assessment Edition 541, 17 Feb

Participants attending this webinar will gain an understanding of the inclusion of LLN using the ACSF in their VET training and assessment processes. This session provides practical and theoretical strategies for LLN support in VET training and assessment. The webinar will take participants through... Read more

Skills for sustainability - lead the way while making savings Edition 541, 17 Feb

There are significant opportunities for providers that engage with sustainability or ‘Green Skills’ and prepare to respond to the demand from industry for up-skilling existing workers and training job seekers for implementing sustainable practices in the workplace. This webinar will out... Read more

The Cloud and More – Understanding its potential Edition 541, 17 Feb

There is a lot of hyper about “the Cloud” – but what is it and why would you consider using it? This webinar will look at the different types of “Cloud” available, how other people are using it to improve their business process. Participants will discuss the pros and... Read more

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