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MN26-06f of 2006 Notices & Notifications as made
This Notice relates to Continuing Professional Development - Miscellaneous Activities.
Administered by: Immigration and Citizenship
Registered 03 Jul 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Aug-2006
Tabled Senate08-Aug-2006
Date of repeal 01 Apr 1998
Repealed by Migration Agents (Continuing Professional Development - Miscellaneous Activities) - MARA Notice MN31-06f of 2006
Table of contents.

Migration Agents Registration Authority

 

 

Migration Act 1958

 

 

Migration Agents Regulations 1998

 

 

MIGRATION AGENTS

(CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT –

MISCELLANEOUS ACTIVITIES)

 

MARA NOTICE MN26-06f OF 2006

 

The Migration Agents Registration Authority, acting under clause 3 of Schedule 1 to the Migration Agents Regulations 1998:

 

1.      REVOKES the notice entitled Migration Agents (Continuing Professional Development – Miscellaneous Activities) MARA Notice MN19-06f of 2006, published on 10/05/2006; and

 

2.      SPECIFIES the kinds of activity set out in column 2 in the Schedule to be approved activities for the purposes of clause 3 if the provider or nature of the activities, and the status and points set out in Columns 3 to 5 (inclusive) are satisfied:

 

3.    SETS AS A REQUIREMENT for the completion of the activity described in columns 2 and 3, that the activity be completed at a time when the participant has previously satisfied the requirements, as specified in column 6 as follows:

 

Term used in Column 6

Requirement for eligibility to complete the activity

Level 1

NIL

 

 

Level 2

Participant has at the date of commencement of the activity:

·         2 years or more experience as a registered migration agent; or

·         completed 20 or more approved CPD activities (either levelled or unlevelled activities); or

·         been approved by the Authority as eligible to complete activities at level 2.

 

Level 3

Participant has at the date of commencement of the activity:

·         4 years or more experience as a registered migration agent; or

·         completed level 2 activities giving 20 or more CPD points; or

·         completed level 1 activities giving 60 or more CPD points; or

·         completed 60 or more approved CPD activities with an item number in the 1 to 99,000 series; or

·         been approved by the Authority as eligible to complete activities at level 3.

 

Stand Alone Assessment

 

NIL

 

 

 

This notice has effect on and from 1 April 1998.

 

Date of making 29/06/2006.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Venie Ann Moser Authorised Officer for the:

Migration Agents Registration Authority

 

 

[Note: (1) Clause 3 of Schedule 1 to the Migration Agents Regulations 1998 allows the Authority to specify, by notice published on its website, approved activities, including: the name of the activity; the provider (if any) of the activity; whether the activity is a core activity or an elective activity; and the number of points for each activity.]


 

SCHEDULE

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Column 5

Column 6

ITEM

ACTIVITY

PROVIDER

STATUS

VALUE

LEVEL

610004

Business Visas

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610005

Citizenship, Resident Return Visas, Absorbed Persons & Aliens

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610006

Judicial Review

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610007

Merit Review

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610008

Migration Update

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610009

Student Visas

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610011

Applying for Refugee and Humanitarian Visas

Migration Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610013

Student Visas

Migration Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610014

Skilled Migration Visas

Migration Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610018

Recent Developments in Migration Law

Migration Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610021

Health and Character

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610022

Refugee Law

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610023

Skilled Visas

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610024

Unlawful Non-citizens and Exclusions

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1


 

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Column 5

Column 6

ITEM

ACTIVITY

PROVIDER

STATUS

VALUE

LEVEL

610025

Employer Nomination Scheme and Associated Visas

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610026

Temporary Business Visas

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610027

Family Visas

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610029

File Management and Professional Conduct

KesselsGoddard+Ajuria

Core

1 point

Level 1

610056

The Employer Nomination Scheme

Fragomen Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610065

Judicial Review

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610067

Visa Skills  - Overview of Skilled Migration

KesselsGoddard+Ajuria

Core

1 point

Level 1

610068

Student Visa and Skilled Migration Update Assessment

Migration Education Services

Core

1 point

Level 1

610074

Cancellation and Character

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610077

Citizenship and Resident Return Visas

Fragomen Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610078

Concepts and Definitions

Fragomen Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610082

Parent

Fragomen Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610084

Temporary Business Sponsorship

Fragomen Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610091

Overseas students and skilled migration

KesselsGoddard+Ajuria

Core

1 point

Level 1

610092

The employer nomination scheme

KesselsGoddard+Ajuria

Core

1 point

Level 1

610095

Keeping Abreast of Legislative Change

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610097

Visa Skills - Temporary Business Sponsorship

KesselsGoddard+Ajuria

Core

1 point

Level 1

610098

Visa Skills - Overview of Family Migration

KesselsGoddard+Ajuria

Core

1 point

Level 1


 

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Column 5

Column 6

ITEM

ACTIVITY

PROVIDER

STATUS

VALUE

LEVEL

610104

Cancellations - the mandatory provisions (s116(3))

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610105

Health Issues and Migration Law

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610119

Options for Overstayers Assessment

Migration Education Services

Core

1 point

Level 1

610132

File and Practice Management

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610133

Integrity Measures Legislation

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610134

Professional Practice and Ethics

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610135

Running a Case in the MRT

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610144

Refugees, Processing and Judicial Review Assessment

Migration Education Services

Core

1 point

Level 1

610147

File Management

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610164

Refugee Law Training - Refugee Review Tribunal, post-RRT options and Bridging Visas (additional assessment)

Refugee Advice and Casework Service

Core

1 point

Level 1

610165

Refugee Law Training - the Refugees Convention, Protection Visa applications and preparation (primary level) (additional assessment)

Refugee Advice and Casework Service

Core

1 point

Level 1

610166

Migration, Love and Loss

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610167

Refugee Matters

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610168

Solving Problems with Student Visas

The CLE Centre

Core

1 point

Level 1

610170

Bridging Visas

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610183

On and Offshore Family Migration

Migration Education Services

Core

1 point

Level 1

610184

Sponsored Business Visas Assessment

Migration Education Services

Core

1 point

Level 1


 

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Column 5

Column 6

ITEM

ACTIVITY

PROVIDER

STATUS

VALUE

LEVEL

610195

Additional Assessment following attendance at seminar, workshop, conference or lecture on Family Migration (excluding Partner Migration) - Onshore and Offshore Visa Considerations

Refugee and Immigration Legal Service

Core

1 point

Level 1

610197

Additional Assessment following attendance at seminar, workshop, conference or lecture on Offshore Refugee and Humanitarian Program - the Options, Limitations and Procedures

Refugee and Immigration Legal Service

Core

1 point

Level 1

610199

Additional Assessment following attendance at seminar, workshop, conference or lecture on Onshore Refugee Program - the Options, Limitations and Procedures

Refugee and Immigration Legal Service

Core

1 point

Level 1

610201

Additional Assessment following attendance at seminar, workshop, conference or lecture on Partner Migration - Onshore and Offshore Visa Considerations

Refugee and Immigration Legal Service

Core

1 point

Level 1

610204

Accounts Management : Financial Duties, Fees and Charges

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610205

Business Management : Business Practices and Compliance with the Code of Conduct and Management

Migration Institute of Australia

Elective

1 point

Level 1

610206

Ethics and Professional Practice : Standards of Professional Conduct and Obligations to Clients

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610223

Business Management

Fragomen Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610225

Employer Nomination Scheme

Migration Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610261

Current Issues in skills Assessment

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1


 

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Column 5

Column 6

ITEM

ACTIVITY

PROVIDER

STATUS

VALUE

LEVEL

610262

Partner Migration

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610263

Marketing for Migration Agents

Migration Institute of Australia

Elective

1 point

Level 1

610266

Temporary Business Visas

Migration Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610267

Business Management

Migration Professional Education

Elective

1 point

Level 1

610280

ASPC - General Skilled Migration

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610281

Overview of Temporary Business Visa Subclass 457

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610282

Partner Visas

Migration Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610283

Parent, Child and Other Family Visas

Migration Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 1

610291

Ministerial Appeals and the Substituted Subclass 676 Visa Assessment

Migration Education Services

Core

1 point

Level 1

610292

Citizenship and Resident Return Visas

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610293

Health Criteria

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610294

Legislation Changes

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610297

The Regional 457 Visa

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610298

The Skilled Independent Regional (SIR) Visa

Migration Institute of Australia

Core

1 point

Level 1

610299

Preparing requests for Ministerial Intervention (Additional Assessment)

Refugee Advice and Casework Service

Core

1 point

Level 1

610312

Effective Business Management

Training Minds - Trainers & Consultants

Elective

1 point

Level 1

610313

Financial and Accounts Management for RMAs Practice

Training Minds - Trainers & Consultants

Core

1 point

Level 1

610314

Ethics and Professional Practice - Professional Obligations to Clients and other Professional Bodies

Training Minds - Trainers & Consultants

Core

1 point

Level 1

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Column 5

Column 6

ITEM

ACTIVITY

PROVIDER

STATUS

VALUE

LEVEL

610315

File Management

Training Minds - Trainers & Consultants

Core

1 point

Level 1

620001

Visa Cancellations Master Class

Lorenzo Boccabella Continuing Professional Education

Core

1 point

Level 2

620002

Assessment Task for Family Migration and Character and Conduct Provisions

Dr. Mary Crock

Core

1 point

Level 2

620003

Assessment Task for Rights to Review and Administrative Structures

Dr. Mary Crock

Core

1 point

Level 2

620030

Section 48 of the Migration Act - problems & solutions

University of New South Wales

Core

1 point

Level 2

620031

Understanding Exclusion Periods - the basics, avoiding them and waiver provisions

University of New South Wales

Core

1 point

Level 2

650009

Immigration Law Specialist Accreditation Assessment Program - Written Examination

Law Institute of Victoria in conjunction with the Law Society of NSW, the QLD Law Society and the South Australian Law Society

Core

10 points

Stand Alone Assessment

650010

Immigration Law Specialist Accreditation Program - Simulated Interview

Law Institute of Victoria in conjunction with the Law Society of NSW, the QLD Law Society and the South Australian Law Society

Core

2 points

Stand Alone Assessment