Registered training organisations (RTOs) are those training providers registered by ASQA (or, in some cases, a state regulator) to deliver vocational education and training (VET) services.
RTOs are recognised as providers of quality-assured and nationally recognised training and qualifications.
There are currently around 5000 RTOs in Australia. A complete list of RTOs is maintained at training.gov.au, the authoritative national register of the VET sector in Australia.
Only RTOs can:
RTOs can offer qualifications at the following levels:
ASQA is the regulatory body for RTOs in the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, the Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia and Tasmania.
ASQA also regulates providers in Victoria and/or Western Australia that:
Students in Victoria and Western Australia who are unsure whether ASQA is responsible for the regulation of their RTO should contact the ASQA info line on 1300 701 801 or email email@example.com.
Contact them on:
Phone: 1300 701 801