Accreditation & Memberships
The Australian College of Applied Education maintains membership with a comprehensive list of industry and professional associations. Our memberships and active involvement with industry ensures that the learning environment we provide is recognised by the industry as being one of the highest in world standards.
ACAE is regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) which means our students can have full confidence in the quality and recognition of their qualifications.
The Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) is the national regulator for Australia’s vocational education and training sector.
ASQA regulates courses and training providers to ensure nationally approved quality standards are met.
However, ACAE’s qualifications go beyond the requirements of ASQA to make sure our students additional benefits when they study with us.
Initiatives such as an Industry Advisory board and organised work placements mean that ACAE students have up-to-date training and relevant work experience upon graduation which makes our graduates highly skilled and sought after.
ACAE courses also include a number of value added benefits to ensure a well rounded graduate skill set, they are:
- writing for business purposes
- effective research and referencing
- industry guest speakers
More Student Benefits
The School of Tourism and Hotel Management has in November 2004, been accepted as a full member of the prestigious Association of Australian Hotel Schools (AAHS).
Association of Australian Hotel Schools (AAHS) members are institutions dedicated to excellence in the field of Hotel and Tourism Management Education.
Studying at an AAHS institution will ensure you are well prepared for the challenges and demands of this dynamic Industry. It will also be your first step towards an exciting international career.
There are also many exclusive benefits that membership to the AAHS provide to members students including the opportunity for International students to gain a "Graduate Visa" enabling them to work in Australia Full Time for up to 18 months at Supervisory or Junior Management positions. This was formalised by AAHS in an agreement negotiated between the Australian Hotels Association (AHA) and DIMIA on behalf of AAHS member.