Course Description

o you’ve just taken on the role of Director of a Registered Training Organisation. Congrats!

Now, you’re starting to realise that managing a RTO is not the same as managing any other company. There are various tasks that need to be done by certain dates, there’s a regulator to answer to, and there is a variety of codes and standards that you need to be aware of in order to do your job well. 

With the RTO Management for CEOs course, you will learn how to navigate through the various tasks and responsibilities that you owe the organisation, the government regulator, the students, and other stakeholders. In addition to that, you will learn what you need to be looking for in the various operations of the business so that you lead your RTO to success. 

Course Outcomes

By the end of this course, the CEO of the RTO will be able to have a better command and understanding of their role leading the organisation.

Course Setup

This course is an online, self-paced course on the OpenLearning Platform. Instructor responses and feedback will be provided via e-mail or messages within the platform. Google Meet or Zoom classrooms may be organised depending on the cohort. On average, the course needs around 4 weeks of part-time study (around 2-3 hours per day). 


In order to acquire this microcredential, you must satisfy all the assessment conditions for each of the provided lessons. These assessments may take a variety of forms including:

  • Answering questions
  • Submitting projects
  • Commenting on other students’ work
  • Making changes based on feedback
  • Participating in online discussions
  • Other relevant tasks

All students will be expected to satisfy all the requirements of this course in order to receive recognition for this microcredential. 

If you are unsure what a microcredential is, you can visit this page

Course Cost

$499 (inc gst)

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