TAC Update - Issue 56 - September 2020

TAC Update - Issue 56 - September 2020

Issue 56 - September 2020


TAC Education Program – Upcoming Events

As part of its 2020 Education Program, TAC is pleased to offer the following workshop and webinar opportunities available for the remainder of 2020:


Understanding RTO responsibilities in RPL

Webinar/Workshop – Friday 2 October 2020, 10am – 12:30pm


RTO Marketing – Is your marketing accessible, accurate and informative?

Webinar/Workshop – Wednesday 14 October 2020, 9am – 12pm


Assessment in Practice – Designing and Using Assessment Tools

Webinar – Tuesday 20 October 2020, 9am – 12pm


GERALDTON Event - Comprising two sessions

1. Designing RTO Training & Assessment Strategies

                Workshop – Friday 13 November 2020, 9:30am - 12pm

2. Making the Assessment Decision and the Validation of Assessment Practices and Outcomes

                Workshop – Friday 13 November 2020, 1:30pm - 4:30pm


Making the Assessment Decision and the Validation of Assessment Practices and Outcomes

Webinar – Wednesday 18 November 2020, 9am - 12pm


VET through Remote and Blended Modes of Delivery

Webinar – Wednesday 25 November 2020, 10am - 12pm


RTO Governance -Driving Quality through Good RTO Business Practice

Webinar/Workshop – Tuesday 8 December 2020, 9am – 11.30am


Click here for more information about each session and to register free of charge.


New Fact Sheets

Fact Sheets provide training providers with guidance on the Standards for RTOs. The full suite of TAC Fact Sheets are available on the TAC website.


New and revised Fact Sheets include the following topics - Amount of Training, ​Industry Engagement, ​Recognition of Prior Learning, Third Party Arrangements and Vocational Competence and Industry Currency.


Annual Declaration

The 2019-2020 Annual Declaration on Compliance for TAC registered RTOs is due by 30 September 2020.


Clause 8.4 of the Standards for RTOs requires RTOs to provide the Council with an annual declaration on compliance.


The declaration is in relation to whether the RTO:

1) currently meets the requirements of the Standards for RTOs across all its scope of registration and if not, action taken or planned to address the non-compliance, and

2) has met the requirements of the Standards for RTOs for all Australian Qualifications Framework certification documentation issued in the last financial year.


By submitting the annual declaration the RTO's Legally Responsible Person is confirming that:

•the RTO systematically monitors and evaluates training and assessment strategies and practices; and

•uses the outcomes of monitoring and evaluation to inform improvements in business and educational practice.


Click here to access and complete the 2019-2020 Annual Declaration on Compliance.

We’re moving!

The Council is moving to 1 Prospect Place, West Perth WA 6005 from Tuesday 29 September 2020.


The office will be closed to the public on Friday 25 September, with possible disruption to phone and email systems. The office will reopen on Tuesday 29 September 2020 at noon.


Postal and contact details will remain the same:


Postal:     Locked Bag 16, Osborne Park DC WA 6916

Ph:          08 9224 6510

Email:     tac@dtwd.wa.gov.au

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