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This determination amends the VET Student Loans (Courses and Loan Caps) Determination 2016 to provide that VET student loans may also be approved, for any course which is identified in the National Register as a later version of, or superseding course to, a specified course.
Administered by: Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business
Registered 24 Dec 2018
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-Feb-2019
Tabled Senate12-Feb-2019

 

VET Student Loans (Courses and Loan Caps) Amendment Determination (No. 4) 2018

I, Michaelia Cash, Minister for Small and Family Business, Skills and Vocational Education, make the following legislative instrument.

Dated        16 December 2018

 

Michaelia Cash

Minister for Small and Family Business, Skills and Vocational Education

 

 

 


 

1  Name

                   This instrument is the VET Student Loans (Courses and Loan Caps) Amendment Determination (No.4) 2018.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

1 January 2019

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the VET Student Loans Act 2016.

4  Schedule       

                   The VET Student Loans (Courses and Loan Caps) Determination 2016 is amended as set out in Schedule 1 to this instrument.

5  Transitional arrangements

                   For the avoidance of doubt, if before the commencement of this instrument:

                     (a)  the Secretary approved a VET student loan for a student for a course of study listed in items 11 or 14 of Schedule 1 to this instrument; and

                     (b)  the student had not completed the course of study,

the Secretary may continue to pay loan amounts in respect of that loan under section 19 of the VET Student Loans Act 2016 on or after the commencement of this instrument, in relation to that course for that student.

 

 

 

 

Schedule 1 — Amendments

 

1.     Subsection 5(1)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

(1)   For paragraph 14(2)(a) of the VET Student Loans Act 2016, the courses for which VET student loans may be approved are:

(a)   the VET courses with the course codes specified in Schedules 1, 2 and 3 to this instrument (each a ‘specified course’);

(b)   any course identified in the National Register as a later version of, or superseding course to, a specified course (‘later version of a specified course’).

 

2.     Subsection 5(1) (note)

Omit “Note” substitute “Note 1”.

3.     At the end of subsection 5(1) (after the note)

Add:

Note 2: Course mapping information about current and earlier versions of VET courses is included in the National Register.

4.     Subsection 5(2)

After “Schedule 3 to this instrument” insert “or any later version of a specified course”.

5.     Paragraph 5(3)(a)

After “Part 1 of Schedule 1” insert “or any later version of a specified course”.

6.     Paragraph 5(3)(b)

After “Part 2 of Schedule 1” insert “or any later version of a specified course”.

7.     Paragraph 5(3)(c)

After “Part 3 of Schedule 1” insert “or any later version of a specified course”.

8.     Paragraph 5(3)(d)

After “Schedule 2 or 3” insert “or any later version of a specified course”.

 

9.     Schedule 1, Part 1 – Courses in loan cap band 1, table

Add the following rows to the table in ascending numerical order by course code:

20A

CPP50511

Diploma of Property Services (Asset and Facility Management)

21A

CSC60115

Advanced Diploma of Correctional Management

23A

FNS50417

Diploma of Payroll Services

25A

FNS51215

Diploma of Insurance Broking

26A

FNS51915

Diploma of Personal Injury and Disability Insurance Management

33A

SIR50217

Diploma of Visual Merchandising

33B

SIR50317

Diploma of Retail Merchandise Management

41A

TLI50816

Diploma of Customs Broking

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10. Schedule 1, Part 1 – Courses in loan cap band 1, table

Renumber all item numbers in the table, starting at 1.

11. Schedule 1, Part 2 – Courses in loan cap band 2, table

Omit the following rows from the table:

 

8

10408NAT

Diploma of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Advocacy

13

10702NAT

Advanced Diploma of Professional Game Development

 

12. Schedule 1, Part 2 – Courses in loan cap band 2, table

            Add the following rows to the table in ascending numerical order by course code:

 

13A

10732NAT

Diploma of Forensic Identification (Biometrics) (Document Examination)

15A

22477VIC

Advanced Diploma of Building Design (Architectural)

20A

AMP50115

Diploma of Meat Processing (Meat Retailing)

47A

CUA50213

Diploma of Musical Theatre

65A

HLT52215

Diploma of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies

66A

HLT55118

Diploma of Dental Technology

90A

MSL50118

Diploma of Laboratory Technology

91A

MSL60118

Advanced Diploma of Laboratory Operations

92A

PSP50216

Diploma of Court Operations

96A

PSP60916

Advanced Diploma of Interpreting (LOTE-English)

 

13.  Schedule 1, Part 2 – Courses in loan cap band 2, table

Renumber all item numbers in the table, starting at 1.

14.  Schedule 1, Part 3 – Courses in loan cap band 3, table

            Omit the following rows from the table:

 

2

10219NAT

Diploma of Holistic Management - Sustainable Rural Lands, Business and Communities

147

RGR50408

Diploma of Racing Services (Track Management)

 

15.  Schedule 1, Part 3 – Courses in loan cap band 3, table

            Add the following rows to the table in ascending numerical order by course code:

           

12A

10702NAT

Advanced Diploma of Professional Game Development

12B

10717NAT

Diploma of Holistic Management-Sustainable Rural Lands, Business and Communities

22A

22466VIC

Diploma of Ecology

106A

MEA50118

Diploma of Aeroskills (Avionics)

107A

MEA50218

Diploma of Aeroskills (Mechanical)

108A

MEA50318

Diploma of Aviation Maintenance Management (Avionics)

109A

MEA50418

Diploma of Aviation Maintenance Management (Mechanical)

110A

MEA50518

Diploma of Aeroskills (Non-Destructive Testing)

111A

MEA50618

Diploma of Aeronautical Engineering

112A

MEA50718

Diploma of Avionic Engineering

113A

MEA60118

Advanced Diploma of Aviation Maintenance Management (Avionics)

114A

MEA60218

Advanced Diploma of Aviation Maintenance Management (Mechanical)

115A

MEA60318

Advanced Diploma of Aviation Non-Destructive Testing

116A

MEA60418

Advanced Diploma of Aeronautical Engineering

117A

MEA60518

Advanced Diploma of Avionic Engineering

125A

MSS50118

Diploma of Sustainable Operations

126A

MSS50218

Diploma of Environmental Monitoring and Technology

129A

MSS80118

Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Operations

130A

MSS80218

Graduate Certificate in Environmental Management

148A

RGR50118

Diploma of Racing (Racehorse Trainer)

171A

TLI50618

Diploma of Rail Operations Management

200A

UEG50118

Diploma of Gas Supply Industry Operations

201A

UEG60118

Advanced Diploma of Gas Supply Industry Operations

 

16.  Schedule 1, Part 3 – Courses in loan cap band 3, table

Renumber all item numbers in the table, starting at 1.

17.  Schedule 3 – Approved courses for specific providers, table

            Add the following row to the table in alphabetical order by approved course provider:

 

2A

Bendigo Kangan Institute

22091VIC

Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing

$10,000

2B

Bendigo Kangan Institute

22321VIC

Advanced Diploma of Justice

$10,000

3A

Edith Cowan University

10068NAT

Diploma of Screen Performance

 

$10,000

3B

Edith Cowan University

10294NAT

Diploma of Acting

 

$10,000

9A

Pharmaceutical Society of Australia Limited

10448NAT

Graduate Certificate in Applied Pharmacy Practice

$10,000

15A

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

22451VIC

Diploma of Teacher Education Preparation

$10,000

18B

Swinburne University of Technology

22091VIC

Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing

$10,000

18C

Swinburne University of Technology

22320VIC

Diploma of Justice

$10,000

18D

Swinburne University of Technology

22321VIC

Advanced Diploma of Justice

$10,000

24A

The Australian Ballet School

10296NAT

Graduate Diploma of Classical Ballet

$10,000

24B

The National Institute of Dramatic Art

10196NAT

Diploma of Stage and Screen Performance

$10,000

26A

Victoria University

22276VIC

Advanced Diploma of Legal Practice

$10,000

26B

Victoria University

22451VIC

Diploma of Teacher Education Preparation

$10,000

 

18.  Schedule 3 – Approved courses for specific providers, table

Renumber all item numbers in the table, starting at 1