Useful links and information:

TradeSET http://www.tradeset.com.au/
Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) http://www.border.gov.au/
Trades Recognition Australia (TRA) http://www.tradesrecognitionaustralia.gov.au/
Australian and New Zealand Standard and Classification of Occupations (ANZSCO) https://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Work/Empl/ANZSCO

Helpful emergency contacts

Fire, ambulance and police emergency Phone 000
Translating and Interpreting Service Phone 131 450
Life Line 24 hour Counselling, Advice and Referral Services Phone 131 114
Victoria Police Centre 110 Mercer Street, Geelong, VIC 3220 Ph: 52253100 Victorian Police Centre. World Trade Centre-637 Flinders St. Docklands. Melb. 3008 Ph: 03 9247 6666
Doctor Geelong City Medical-255 Ryrie St. Ph: 52221666 Myers St Family Medical Practice-148 Myers St. Ph: 52295192
Dentist Geelong Dental Centre-118-120 Ryrie St. Ph: 52295142 Geelong Dental Group-199-203 Moorabool St. Ph: 52218452
Community health centre Barwon Health Geelong Ph: 1300715673 Servicing; Corio, Belmont, Newcomb, Torquay, Anglesea.
Counsellors Headspace Yarra St. Ph: 52226690 Ages 12-25
Wendy Schembri. 36 Shannon Ave. Geelong West. 3218 Ph: 0401 972 603. Individual, Couples and Group Counselling
Legal assistance Geelong Vic. Legal Aid
199 Moorabool St. Ph: 52265666 Barwon Community Legal Service. 73 Pakington St. Geelong West 3218. Ph: 1300 43059 Victorian Legal Aid
Phone 9269 0120
Pharmacies Geelong Day and Night Pharmacy. 255 Ryrie St. Ph: 52299612 Soul Pattison Pharmacy. 148 Myers St. Ph: 52239500 – 11pm

Relevant legislation

A range of legislation is applicable to all staff and students. Information on relevant legislation can be found at the following websites.

Occupational Health & Safety WorkSafe Victoria
Equal opportunity Victorian Equal Opportunity & Human Rights Commission
RTO & CRICOS registration ASQA
Educational services for overseas students Australian Education International
Department of Immigration and Border Protection Department of Immigration and Border Protection
Education and Training reform Act Department of Education and Early Childhood Development
Education and Training Reform Act 2006
Education and Training Reform Regulations 2007
ESOS Framework https://internationaleducation.gov.au/Regulatory-Information/Education-Services-for-Overseas-Students-ESOS-Legislative-Framework/National-Code/Pages/default.aspx

ESOS Student Factsheet


Student http://myenglishlab.com/
Standards for RTOs 2015 http://www.asqa.gov.au/users-guide-to-the-standards-for-registered-training-organisations-2015/users-guide-to-the-standards-for-registered-training-organisations-2015.html
Commonwealth Legislation https://www.comlaw.gov.au/Home
Overseas Students Ombudsman http://www.oso.gov.au


ELICOS https://internationaleducation.gov.au/Regulatory-Information/Education-Services-for-Overseas-Students-ESOS-Legislative-Framework/ELICOSnationalstandards/Pages/Default.aspx


LLN http://www.readingwritinghotline.edu.au
About Melbourne http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-08-18/melbourne-named-worlds-most-liveable-city-again/6705274




Training.gov.au http://www.training.gov.au
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) http://www.ielts.org
Student accommodation www.devlinapartments.com.au/