Summary of AQTF

AQTF audit

Summary of AQTF audit information

As a Pre-qualified Supplier under the User Choice 2010 – 2015 program, AAMC Training Group is required to publish audit information in relation to it’s compliance with the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF).

The User Choice program provides public funding paid directly to Pre-qualified Suppliers for the delivery of accredited entry-level training to eligible Apprentices and Trainees.

The AQTF is the national set of standards which assures nationally consistent, high-quality training and assessment services for the clients of Australia’s vocational education and training system.

An AQTF audit reviews evidence of an organisations’ compliance with the requirements of the AQTF Essential Conditions and Standards of Initial/Continuing Registration to confirm that it is achieving quality training and assessment outcomes. The process also identifies opportunities for improvement on these outcomes.

This information is published to assist apprentices, trainees and their employers to make informed decisions regarding their selection of a Pre-qualified Supplier for the delivery of training and assessment services.

Audit Date: 18/05/2009 to 20/05/2009

Qualifications audited
Qualification code Qualification name
BSB30107 Certificate III in Business
BSB40807 Certificate IV in Frontline Management
FNS40804 Certificate IV in Financial Services (Finance/Mortgage Broking)
FNS50804 Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning)
CPP40307 Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate)
SIR30207 Certificate III in Retail
TAA40104 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Audit Outcome
Was non-compliance identified? If 'Yes', non-compliance type Summary of non-compliance
Yes/No Minor, Significant, Critical
Yes Significant The requirements of the AQTF 2007 Essential Standards for Registration have not been met based on the evidence reviewed and there are indications of a significant adverse impact on learners and/or other consumers of goods and services produced in the training environment or the current (or future) workplace.
  Has the non-compliance been rectified? Actions taken to rectify the non-compliance
    -A review of the Delivery and Assessment strategies to ensure that we clearly identify the assessments intended for each qualification on scope. - A review of the assessment approaches for each qualification on scope to ensure, where possible, competency is assessed in the workplace via third party supervisor checklists or through simulated assessment events. - A review of the Partnering agreements in place with organisations delivery qualifications under AAMC Training Group’s RTO Registration.

Explanatory notes:

Non-compliance with the AQTF means that requirements of the have not been met based on the evidence reviewed. Non-compliances are categorised as minor, significant or critical. For the purposes of the User Choice 2010 – 2015 program, only significant and Critical non-compliances need to be published

Minor: No, or minor, adverse impact on learners with no serious breakdown of provision of quality training and assessment.
Significant: Significant adverse impact on learners with insufficient focus on quality training and assessment outcomes.
Critical: Critical adverse impact on learners with widespread or persistent dissatisfaction with services and outcomes.