​VRQA News

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Changes for new group training organisations

Amendments to the GTO Policy and Procedures provide clarity and consistency.

New guidelines for schools enrolling international students

With the ESOS National Code of Practice 2018 now in place, we have released new Guidelines for the Enrolment of Overseas Students Aged Under 18.

The top choice as a study destination

Victoria's rising trend in international student enrolment.

The dos and don’ts of applications

Handy tips to help you prepare your registration for home education application form and learning plan.

Mandatory VET activity reporting

A reminder to RTOs to submit your total VET activity.

Launch into your next steps

Three events to put in your calendar, for students approaching the end of their schooling.

Meet the team

Get to know the crew who answer your phone calls, reply to your emails, assess your learning plans and conduct reviews.

Have your circumstances changed?

It's important to update us of any changes to your personal circumstances. Here’s how to keep us in the loop.

National hairdressing apprenticeship initiative, follow-up campaign

Did your business participate in the National Hairdressing Apprenticeship Initiative? The Fair Work Ombudsman may soon be contacting you for a follow-up audit.

Wanted: your feedback on evidence guides

We are calling on the education community to help us review the evidence guides that form part of your review, registration and re-registration process.

Apprenticeship and Traineeship Taskforce Report

Apprenticeship and Traineeship Taskforce Report is now available.

Strengthening consultation with the Victorian Skills Commissioner

The VRQA has formalised its existing arrangement with the Victorian Skills Commissioner with a memorandum of understanding.

Apprenticeship and Traineeship Dispute Resolution Policy

Most apprenticeships proceed smoothly but occasionally disputes between apprentices and employers arise.

SBAT-focussed Apprenticeships and Traineeships Stakeholder Forum

Key industry stakeholders joined the VRQA at the Apprenticeships and Traineeships Stakeholder Forum.

Commonwealth disruption affecting apprenticeship and traineeship registration

Disruption delaying the registration of 300-400 training contracts in Victoria that were lodged in mid-February.

Clean up and learn

Participating in events like Clean Up Australia Day present great opportunities for you to link to your child’s learning and capture evidence of your child’s learning outcomes.