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Glossary

a

ABL Australia Business Limited
AEET Access Employment & Education Training
AIG Australian Industry Group
APL Approved Provider Listing
ASCH Annual Student Contact Hours
ATAR (Australian Tertiary Admission Rank)
ATS Australian Traineeship System

b

BVET Board of Vocational Education and Training

c

CBA Competency Based Assessment
CBT Competency Based Training
CEO Chief Education Officer
CIS Course Information System
CSB Competency Standards Body
CSU Charles Sturt University

d

DET Department of Education and Training (NSW)
DEWR Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations

e

ELICOS English Language Instruction Course for Overseas Students
ETIS Education and Training Information Services
ETP Enterprise Training Program
EVI Enrolment Via the Internet

f

FLAG Flexible Learning Advisory Group
FTA Formal Training Assistance

g

GRR Government Records Repository

h

HT Head Teacher

i

ICT Information & Communication Technology
IEAC Industry Education Advisory Committee
IT Information Technology
ITSC Industry Training Service Centre
IVETS Integrated Vocational Education and Training System

j

JPP Jobs Pathways Program

k

KPI Key Performance Indicators

l

LIENC Local Industry Education Network Committee

m

MOU Memorandum of Understanding

n

NAC New Apprenticeship Centre
NACSR National Advisory Committee on Overseas Skills Recognition
NEIS New Enterprise Incentive Scheme
NOOSR National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition
NQC National Quality Council
NRT Nationally Recognised Training
NTF National Training Framework
NTIS National Training Information Service

o

OLISTAFE NSW Online Library Information System
OTEN Open Training and Education Network

p

PC Professional Competence (Professional Teaching Standards)
PEO Principal Education Officer

q

QMS Quality Management System

r

RCC Recognition of Current Competencies
RPL Recognition of Prior Learning

s

SCI Student Course Information
SCIS Student Course Information System
SCU Southern Cross University
SEO Senior Education Officer
SIS Student Information System

t

TAFE Technical and Further Education
TAFECAT TAFE NSW Library Network Catalogue
TTP Traineeship Training Program
TVET TAFE-delivered Vocational Education and Training
TVH Temporary Visa Holders

u

UAC Universities Admissions Centre
UAI University Admissions Index replaced by ATAR (Australian Tertiary Admission Rank)
UTS University of Technology, Sydney
UWS University of Western Sydney

v

VET Vocational Education and Training
VETAB Vocational Education and Training Accreditation Board
VTO Vocational Training Order

w

WELLWorkplace Education Language & Literacy
WSA WorldSkills Australia

y

YTI Youth Training Initiative