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ASQA and the VET Reform

ASQA and the VET Reform

About This Episode

Over the last 10 years we have experienced massive changes within the training industry. Since the inception of ASQA in 2011, we have experienced the highs and lows of regulation, including the pressure on RTOs with over regulation.

The tides are changing, with ASQA taking a whole new approach to how we are regulated. This has been driven by the Joyce Report from 2019 (a Report on Strengthening the VET sector) and the VET Reform.

Exciting times are ahead. Listen to this Podcast to learn more about the future of ASQA and the VET Sector.

In this episode:

  • VET Reform and the impact on RTOs
  • ASQAs new leadership direction
  • Exciting changes to the training industry and how they will impact you
  • The meaning behind the new ASQA logo
  • Working together with ASQA…

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About This Episode

In this episode I will give you the benefit of my experience of over 400 ASQA RTO audits. As an RTO Consultant of many years, I’ve been around the block when it comes to audits and I’ve even conducted many audits on other people. But I wasn’t always an expert. In fact we all start off as novices at everything, right? Listen up as I go through my journey right from the beginning as a novice… there is a lot you can learn about how to do it and also, how not to do it!

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