What is an R.T.O?

An R.T.O is a Registered Training Organisation delivering Vocational Education and Training courses in Australia.

The courses offered at RTOs focus towards the skills and knowledge required for specific employment in industry. All the courses are based on practical and hands-on experience according to the Australian government's requirements and standards. Specified in the Australian Qualifications Framework, known as AQF. RTOs can be either privately registered businesses or government owned Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions.

How do I apply for a course with CBTC?

You can download the application form from our Website and send it, together with all relevant documentation, to our office in Canberra, where our Administration Office will assess your application, and advice of the outcome. You can also call into one of our offices and we will be happy to assist you with your enquiry and answer any questions you may have.

What are the fees associated with studying at CBTC?

International Students:

  • Course fees vary depending on the selected course(Please refer to Fees section on this website)
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) (This cost is subject to change)
    It is compulsory that all students studying in Australia have Health Insurance

Local Students:

  • Course fees vary depending on the selected course

When do I have to pay?

For international students, OSHC fee and first semester course fee must be paid prior to commencement of course. Upon receipt of funds, a COE will be issued for you to lodge with your visa application. Prior to the start of each semester an invoice will be issued and must be paid before that semester starts. Please note that payment plans are available for all courses on offer at CBTC.

What does Adult Learning mean?

At CBTC, students are encouraged as adults to take responsibility for their own learning and to be active in the learning process. CBTC's courses are designed to be interactive and encourage all students to manage their own learning processes under the direction of their teacher.

How can I find out more about CBTC's courses?

You are encouraged to further explore this website to gain a better understanding of the CBTC learning environment and the courses offered at the Institute. You are also welcome to phone, email or call into any of our branches for further information.

How can I get help from CBTC if I need any assistance with my studies?

CBTC has a professional team of educators who are committed to providing quality programs to ensure that the individual learning needs of students are met. Lecturers are available to assist students with any specific learning requirements.

If I have a disability can I get assistance from CBTC?

CBTC has an access and equity policy for ensuring that special learning support for people with a disability is provided so that they can achieve the same educational recognition.

What are the benefits of completing a course with CBTC?

When you enroll at CBTC you are committing yourself to a national education and training system of qualifications that are designed for employment and are accepted in any part of Australia. These qualifications receive advanced standing into selected Australian Universities, thus allowing CBTC graduates to further their studies.