Acronyms

ANZSCO Australian and New Zealand Standard Classifications of OccupationsANZSIC Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification
AQTF Australian Quality Training FrameworkATP Australian Training Products
AWDCAboriginal Workforce Development CentreCOAG Council of Australian Governments
CHOGM Commonwealth Heads of Government MeetingCPSISC Construction and Property Services Industry Skills Council
CSHISC Community Services Health and Industry Skills CouncilDEEWR Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
DTWDDepartment of Training and Workforce DevelopmentEEO Equal Employment Opportunity
FAPSTC Financial, Administrative and Professional Services Training Council IncFAQs Frequently Asked Questions
GTOs Group Training OrganizationsHE Higher Education
IBSA Innovation and Business Skills AustraliaICTInformation and Communications Technology
IRIndustrial RelationsISCs National Industry Skills Councils
IT Information TechnologyITAB Industry Training Advisory Bodies (Eastern States only)
LLN Language, Literacy and NumeracyLOTE Language other than English
NCVER National Centre for Vocational Education ResearchNOHSC National Occupational Health and Safety Commission
NQC National Quality CouncilOHSOccupational Health and Safety
RPLRecognition of Prior LearningRTORegistered Training Organisation
SoAStatement of AttainmentSTAsState Training Authorities
TAATraining and AssessmentTACTraining Accreditation Council
TAFETechnical and Further EducationTGAtraining.gov.au
VET Vocational Education and TrainingWELL Workplace English Language and Literacy

State Training Providers

College NameContact PhoneWeb address
Central Institute of Technology1300 300 822www.central.wa.edu.au
Challenger Institute of Technology08 9239 8200www.challenger.wa.edu.au
CY O'Connor Institute1800 627 256www.cyoc.wa.edu.au
Durack Institute of Technology1800 672 800www.durack.edu.au
Great Southern Institute of Technology08 9822 8888www.gsinstitute.wa.edu.au
Kimberley TAFE1300 996 573www.kimberley.tafe.wa.edu.au
Pilbara TAFE1300 304 244www.pilbara.wa.edu.au
Polytechnic West (formerly Swan TAFE)08 9267 7777www.polytechnic.wa.edu.au
South West Institute of Technology1800 621 445www.swit.wa.edu.au