With many years of training and industry experience - one thing is for sure. "There is no such thing as a silly question!"
Our Frequently Asked Questions provide you a quick easy reference to answer any questions that you may have. However if you still have a question after reviewing this page then we ask you visit our Contact page so we can help.
We encourage your questions and would love to hear your feedback. Only then can we continue to develop our services and enhance our features to meet and exceed your expectations.
Registered Training Organisation is a Training Directory that provides Australian business’ engaged in the training industry an online marketing platform to showcase their courses, services and training solutions.
Our training directory helps business be found by more people with affordable options to advertise and market their services.
We also provide some hints, tips and resources for training providers to improve their own website.
Registered Training Organisation is available for every Australian business engaged in the Training Industry. We allow online businesses that are based in Australia (with a real Australian address) and ship products to Australian addresses. All businesses submitted to our RTO Directory are approved manually by team.
If you have questions that are not covered in this FAQ, you may contact us for more details. Visit our Contact Us page and let us know how we can help
No. We are an online directory for Registered Training Organisations, and training providers and training specialists.
But we do know a lot of great RTO's who are on this website and happy to help.
We pride ourselves on delivering a quality online directory with relevant information
As a result all users will complete a 2 step authentication process upon sign up- to ensure you are the real deal.
Upon successful sign up you will receive a one time SMS text verification code which you will enter into a verification field confirming your details.
We are an Australian niche training directory, providing a gateway for students and business interested in training services, training courses and training solutions to be found and compared in one place.
Our Goal is
1. To bring targeted, qualified customers and leads who are looking for your business, services or training solutions to Registered Training Organisation
2. Converting our targeted visitors directly into your new customers every month by providing your business with the greatest exposure possible.
By listing your business details including your website on Registered Training Organisation your own website will receive a boost in Google search results (see here) We recommend you take a few minutes now and include your business listing to Registered Training Organisation. This will increase your exposure to your target audience!
Yes! Every business should have access to market their services online, and we offer a free listing for every business.
Our goal to shake up the training market by providing an online option for business small and large to create a Free Listing and be found online.
It's totally FREE and yet proven effective to promote your business online.
Our FREE listing gives you online exposure with the following details:
No catch. Your Free Listing will ALWAYS be free.
We want to give our visitors the best experience to make the right decisions in selecting training courses and services. Therefore we need to give them options. Listing your business can open the doors for new clients and students.
Of course. If you want better results with more exposure and extra features to convert more visitors then we recommend you upgrade to the Business or Premium Account- they both come with our 100% Money Back Guarantee
Simply click on the Register Free button at the top of the page and follow our Registration process.
All listings are manually approved to ensure authenticity. This process can take up to 48 hours.
If you have created your listing it is most likely under review by our team. This can take up to 48 hours and you will receive email notification upon approval.
Yes- We recommend you update your listing from time to time with your latest information.
Remember that listings which have been updated will appear in search results.
To update your listing simply log into your Dashboard Account and select the Listing Category.
Yes. While our name suggests we deal with Registered Training Organisations - there are many RTO’s and non RTO’s that offer additional services apart from courses.
We make a very clear distinction between RTO’s by displaying their RTO Provider number on their business listing.
If you are not an RTO- you can still register and promote your business- As long as it is connected to the training industry. All business listings are manually checked to ensure their authenticity.
If you are not an RTO it is against ASQA regulations to falsify your business. Obviously you will need to seek approval if you partner with an RTO for all marketing and advertising services.
Every listing paid and free will be online for 12 months. Our goal is to ensure we provide the most relevant and current information. We will provide notification in advance before your listing expires. Free listings will require verification every 12 months to ensure details are accurate.
We have made the category search broad enough to ensure our visitors can find and compare their options. If you are unable to find the “right” category to list your business let us know. Given the demand for your "speciality" we are open your feedback and the option to creating additional sub-categories.
Don’t worry. In our goal to become the most comprehensive online training directory of local businesses in Australia, our research team have been tasked to go around the web and look for legitimate businesses to be included in this directory. You can, however, delete your details (which is very unlikely) or edit the information to make them up-to-date. You can easily edit or delete your listing by clicking the "Claim this Business" link on your business listing page
When you complete our Business Registration, you will be asked to confirm your details via our 2 Step Authentication process. We take your security and privacy seriously.
You will receive an email and you will also receive an SMS message to verify your details.
When you confirm these details, you will be directed to your Business Dashboard to create your Free Listing
Every business is responsible for their own Business listing. Whilst we check every listing that goes live for authenticity it is the responsibility of the RTO to ensure they meet all ASQA requirements in relation to marketing their RTO.
Yes! You can upgrade your account to a Business or Premium package.
A Business Package will ensure you appear above Free Listings. A Premium Package will ensure you appear at the top of the category and your listings will be highlighted.
Upgrading is easy and affordable and can be managed from the Business Dashboard of your account.
If your business does not receive any student or client leads from your paid advertising, simply request a full refund within 6 months of your 12 months advertising expiry.
We allow 6 months to give you as much opportunity to "trial our services"- However the longer your listing appears the more interest your business will receive
We want you to be happy (and are quietly confident you will be) with our 100% Money Back Guarantee
If you have a partnership arrangement with a Registered Training Organisation it is essential that you make it clear on your Listing if you advertise AQTF courses.
We would recommend you speak with your RTO Partner prior to listing your courses on the website to confirm the exact wording and marketing requirements of this RTO.
Suggested wording may include We deliver this course under the auspice of <RTO Name, RTO Number>