Professional Development

Professional Development

Assessment in Practice: Using assessment tools, making the assessment decision and keeping assessment records

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​6 November 20189:00am – 1:00pm (registration at 8:30)Free​Workshop/WebinarRegister Now
​7 November 20189:00am – 1:00pm (registration at 8:30)​FreeWorkshop/WebinarRegister Now


RTOs need to have processes to enable candidates to appeal assessment decisions, and strategies to closely monitor the quality of their assessment systems, tools, and judgements.  This half-day workshop will provide RTOs with practical and specific information to support a fair and effective assessment appeals process, and to implement an assessment validation strategy to monitor each stage of the assessment process.

Becoming an RTO Information Session

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15 November 2018​10:30 AM – 12:30 PM (WST)​Free​WebinarRegister Now

Want to be a registered training organisation (RTO) but don't know where to start? Then the Becoming an RTO Information Session is for you!

If you are considering becoming an RTO, the Training Accreditation Council (TAC) Secretariat encourages you to attend this interactive online session which provides entry level information on applying to become an RTO. The webinar will not be addressing compliance with the regulatory standards.​

This FREE session is run by TAC Secretariat staff and provides information on the:

  • vocational education and training regulatory system;
  • benefits of becoming an RTO;
  • requirements of being an RTO; and
  • process for becoming an RTO including:
    • pre-registration requirements;
    • initial registration application process;
    • initial registration audit process; and
    • obligations once an RTO.


The Audit Experience: Facts and Fiction

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6 November 2018​10:30 AM – 12:30 PM (WST)​$60​WebinarRegister Now


Undergoing an audit can be a stressful experience, but it doesn't have to be if you are well informed and prepared for the audit. The aim of this webinar is to provide you with information that will help you to understand why and how the Training Accreditation Council implements the audit process and what you can do to help make the experience a positive one for your organisation. This webinar is delivered by TAC Auditors and introduces you to information and resources that you can use to help with audit preparations, to participate in the audit effectively, as well as how to approach your audit results. The webinar does not address compliance with the regulatory standards. 

The webinar will be interactive so please be willing to contribute. In order to make the most of the webinar please make sure that you are familiar with the preparatory materials that will be forwarded to you once you have registered.


Other VET Professional Development Opportunities

To assist organisations seeking initial registration, workshops are available through the Department of Training and Workforce Development (DTWD).

Visit the VETInfoNet website to view DTWD's professional development calendar and a description of available sessions.​​

Recordings and Resources for Previous Sessions

​A copy of professional development recordings and resources for previous sessions is available to view here.


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