Australian Academy of Advanced Skills (AAAS) offers nationally recognized courses in Business and Hospitality. Our courses prepare you for leadership and specialised skills required for the high demand occupations. When choosing a course there are a number of things to consider:
At AAAS, we offer a range of study options viz. face-face, on-the-job, distance learning and flexible delivery methods.
All of our courses combine theoretical and practical knowledge to ensure students receive job ready education and training.
Flexible delivery includes combination of face-face, on-the-job and self-paced and distance learning options through online. Flexible delivery mode is provided to learners with higher foundation skills or Apprenticeship; Traineeship and/or/for those working in the relevant area of study. AAAS will assess the prospective learner for these requirements prior to enrolment.
AAAS will provide all prospective learners and stakeholders with accurate pre-enrolment information on what we have to offer. This information is provided through our enquiries follow-up communication process marketing tools and practices.
We believe in making the enrolment process as streamlined and transparent as possible.
You can get enrolment assistance for your desired course by going to the courses tab and selecting the course of your choice and filling out the ‘Need Help’ form.
In accordance with applicable Commonwealth and State legislation, AAAS is entitled to charge fees for items or services provided to students undertaking a course of study. The fee may vary depending on the course that you are enrolling in, the funding available for that course, the delivery method and whether you are eligible for a concession. Generally, course fees are used to cover the cost of items such as course materials or text books, student services and training and assessment services. For more information please view our Course Fees, Payment and Refund Policy located in the Learner Information Handbook
At AAAS we offer a range of payment options and assistance to support you to complete your study and achieve your goals. Our learners are provided a number of flexible payment options that include up-front payments, pay-as-you-go or tailored payment plans. For learners who may be experiencing financial difficulty, AAAS are more than happy to discuss a flexible payment plan or refer learners to an appropriate subsidised program.
In order to undertake nationally recognized training, learners must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). A USI is a reference number made up of ten number and letters that:
Please talk to our team for any clarifications or assistance with the process.
Prior to commencing training, all learners are required to participate in a formal induction. This induction will provide learners with all of the information they need to undertake their training course. This includes information about the course and training delivery such as:
We understand that circumstances may change, this is why we offer a cooling-off period of 14 calendar days for all learners enrolling with us. Cooling-off period is an option to experience your preferred area of study before committing to confirm your decision of pursuing the entire course. This period allows you and/your trainer/assessor to determine the suitability of your choice of study. In simple terms, it is like “try before you agree to continue learning”.
During this period, you and/or your trainer/assessor may wish to cancel or withdraw the enrolment. You may be eligible for a full refund provided you return all resources provided in a good condition.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is an assessment process designed to identify and assess the prior knowledge and skills of a learners related to the preferred course. It includes assessing your previous and current knowledge, work and life skills and experience.
Credit Transfer (CT): If you have completed any of the unit of competency included in the course you have enrolled in, you have the opportunity to apply for a CT against those units. Your application and credentials will be assessed for equivalence and a CT may be granted for the respective unit accordingly.
By signing the Application/Enrolment form, paying your fees and completing the cooling-off period, you entered a formal contract with Australian Academy of Advanced Skills (AAAS) under which you agreed to the terms and conditions of enrolment specified and agreed to abide by the Code of Conduct as follows:
Today’s Work requires Learners to use their initiative, work as a team member and be honest, loyal, tactful and courteous. All Learners are required to treat their fellow Learners and staff with respect. At AAAS we strive to maintain the following “basic principles” of interpersonal behaviour:
It is the responsibility of all Learners to ensure that these principles are adhered to at all times.
Learners have a right to:
Learners are required to: