Curtin College is a Registered Training Organization (RTO) overseen by the national Vocational Education and Training (VET) regulator, the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). ASQA regulates courses and training providers to ensure the nationally approved quality standards are met. As an RTO, Curtin College adhere’s to the national set of standards for VET accredited courses, which assures nationally consistent, high quality training and assessment services for the clients of Australia’s vocational education and training system.
Curtin College is also registered as a higher education provider under Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA). TESQA regulates and assures the quality of Australia’s higher education sector (including universities). As a higher education provider Curtin College must adhere to these standards.
The Australian Qualifications Network (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. It incorporates the qualifications from each education and training sector into a single comprehensive national qualifications framework. The AQF was first introduced in 1995 to underpin the national system of qualifications in Australia encompassing higher education, vocational education and training and schools.
Industry Association Memberships
Curtin College is a member of the Australian Council for Private Education and Training (ACPET). ACPET is a national industry association for independent providers of education and training, for Australian and International students.
The College is also a member of the Western Australian Private Education and Training Industry Association (WAPETIA) is an association of schools and colleges all dedicated to fair and ethical conduct and the provision of quality education in Western Australia.