Accreditation of a Course - Victoria


If you intend to develop a course that is nationally recognised under the Vocational Education and Training (VET) system, it will need to be accredited.

Courses can only be accredited if their outcomes address skill requirements for industry, enterprises and / or the community, and are not covered in nationally endorsed training packages.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

There are seven stages involved in accrediting a course. To receive accreditation, you will need to provide evidence that you have completed all the stages.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

If your course accreditation is approved, you must demonstrate a method of ongoing monitoring that will be used to ensure that the course remains relevant.


Up to 5 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $3761.00

Application for accreditation or renewal of accreditation of a course or part of a course excluding a higher education course. Fees for 2023-24

Vary Variation All $1037.00

Application for an amendment to an accredited course. Fees for 2023-24

Administering agency

Department of Education and Training

Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.