Category Archives: Education

Will the Australian Government VET FEE-HELP scheme change?

The VET FEE-HELP industry has exploded in the last 5 years with the number of Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) increasing, not to mention the amount of broker services that have sprung up to market and feed student enrollments into.

There is also some great quality little boutique online colleges that offer excellent advisor support to students. Tri Training Online College is one of those. They provide dedicated course advisers and job finding assistance. They have a great array of online diploma courses and are also VET FEE-HELP Online Courses. On the flip side, there are also some less than scrupulous providers that have come under scrutiny of late. Continue reading

Australian Fake ID Website Still Running

Almost 3 years after Victoria Police first started their investigation into Melbourne based Fake ID website Fakies Australia, it has been revealed that all fake id charges have been dropped. At a recent hearing at the Melbourne Magistrates Court police withdrew all charges against the company stating they received advice from the Victorian Legal Counsel that the website was not in fact breaking any fake id laws.

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Tips for choosing an online education course

online computerThese days you’ll find that more and more students are opting to take online courses instead of showing up to lectures in person. When online schools first opened, most people looked at them in wonder but then never really thought about paying to go to school in such a fashion. In the early years of online education, there were questions as to how good of an education you can get through the Internet, and even if employers would take such a degree seriously. Things have changed since those early days, and more people than ever are getting a great education through their online connection. Continue reading